September 7, 2013
GIRLS' TENNIS California Team Classic CLOVIS — Corona del Mar High, seeded No. 5, won the 16-team Division I title with a pair of victories on Saturday at Buchanan High. The Sea Kings topped Mountain View St. Francis, 5-2, in the final after knocking off Cupertino Monta Vista, 4-3, in the semifinal, ending the school's 57-match win streak.. The CdM doubles duos of Kenzie Purcifell and Kimmia Naaseh, Siena Sharf and Jasie Dunk, as well as Taylor Fogarty and Erica Chen all went 4-0 in the tournament, while singles players Elena Fish (No. 3)
March 22, 2013
Christina Marie Jessee On March 19, 2013 at 2:51 am, Christina Marie Jessee sadly lost her battle to Breast Cancer. She was a loving wife, a treasured mother, a cherished sister and thoughtful friend. She was a stunning beauty on the outside and even more so on the inside. She was born on March 4, 1943 in Los Angeles and raised in La Canada with a loving family. She studied English at Cal Poly Pomona where she met the love of her life and...
December 9, 2008
Corona del Mar High senior Danielle Kaiden recently signed a national letter of intent to play tennis for Cal Poly Pomona. Kaiden, a four-year varsity letterwinner, primarily playing doubles, compiled a 197-27 record competing with various doubles partners. She helped the Sea Kings to a CIF Southern Section Division I title in 2006, when they were undefeated. She was also a part of CdM teams that reached the CIF Division I title match the past two seasons. Kaiden, along with Lindsay Zotovich, reached the title match of the Pacific Coast League finals and advanced to the CIF Individuals this past season.
November 18, 2008
When: Tonight, 7 Where: UCI Bren Events Center Key Anteaters: Jr. G Darren Moore; Jr. C Zach Atkinson; Jr. F Chad DeCasas. Key Eagles: Jr. G Benny Valentine; Jr. C Brandon Moore. Breakdown: The Eagles, 11-19 last season in Coach Kirk Earlywine’s first campaign, are without a pair of projected starters still awaiting eligibility clearance ... Despite being short-handed, the Big Sky Conference unit was tied at 35 at halftime in its 66-50 season-opening loss at Illinois ... UCI dropped its opener, 78-55, at USC Saturday after being within two points until a buzzer-beating three-pointer by the Trojans before halftime ... Valentine, a 5-foot-7 transfer from Texas Tech, had a team-high 14 points in the Eagles’ opener ... The 6-9 Brandon Moore had 13 points and seven rebounds ... Darren Moore, who played in the Big Sky for Northern Colorado in 2006-07, led UCI with 16 points against USC ... DeCasas had a team-high 18 points in an exhibition win over Cal Poly Pomona, but was scoreless and took just one shot in 24 minutes at USC ... These two teams meet again Nov. 30 at Eastern Washington ... UCI plays host to Oregon Friday, the Anteaters’ final home game in nearly a month.
November 18, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL Cal Poly Pomona 54, Vanguard 43 POMONA — Junior Elvis Whitelow finished with 11 points and seven rebounds in the Lions’ nonconference game Tuesday. Juniors Dennis Heenan and Gregory Scott contributed seven points each for Vanguard (0-3), which trailed 29-16 at halftime. Cal Poly outrebounded Vanguard, 48-24. The Lions play host to Holy Names Friday at 7:30 p.m. Nonconference Cal Poly Pomona 54, Vanguard 43 VU – Whitelow 11, Heenan 7, Scott 7, Ellis 7, Boyce 5, Bruns 3, Portz 2, Trajceski 1. 3-pt.
November 17, 2008
TODAY Basketball College men – Vanguard at Cal Poly Pomona, 7 p.m. Tennis High school girls – Cajon at Sage Hill, quarterfinal CIF Southern Section Division IV playoffs, 3 p.m. Volleyball High school girls – Corona del Mar at Beckman, semifinal CIF Southern Section Division II-AA playoffs, 7 p.m. WEDNESDAY Basketball College men –...
November 7, 2008
The UC Irvine men’s basketball team, which went 18-16 last season and lost three of its top four scorers, will play host to Cal Poly Pomona in an exhibition game tonight. Tipoff is set for 7:05 at the Bren Events Center. The Anteaters’ probable starting lineup Saturday features Patrick Rembert and Darren Moore in the backcourt, Chad DeCasas at wing, Kevin Bland at power forward and Zack Atkinson at center. Moore and Atkinson are JC transfers. Coach Pat Douglass is in his 12th season at UCI and is the longest-tenured and winningest coach in school history.
October 29, 2008
The UC Irvine men are picked sixth and the women eighth in preseason polls compiled Wednesday during Big West Conference basketball media day at the Irvine Hilton. The UCI men lost three starters from a team that finished 18-16 last season and advanced to the conference tournament championship game. UCI was 9-7 in the conference regular season and finished fifth in 2007-08. Coach Pat Douglass’ squad tied for sixth in the coaches’ poll with Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.
October 16, 2008
The UC Irvine men?s and women?s basketball teams will be introduced to the UCI students tonight as part of SHOCKTOBERFEST at approximately 9:30 at the Bren Events Center. The basketball portion of the event, which includes a series of activities in and around the arena, will feature introductions of the men?s and women?s teams, a battle-of-the-sexes three-point-shooting competition and the annual dunk contest. Only students with wristbands will be admitted. Students may pick up wristbands today after 2 p.m. at the Bren Center.
July 4, 2008
The 10th annual ITA College tennis tournament at the Balboa Bay Club Racquet Club begins today with virtually every major college or university in the nation represented. The first event on the College Summer Circuit will have full 64-player draws in women’s and men’s singles with 32 draws in doubles. Stanford, UCLA, USC, Berkeley, UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara and Arizona State lead the Western states. The state universities of Wisconsin, Michigan, Colorado, Hawaii, Tennessee, Oregon, Virginia, Utah, Nebrask, and Washington join Notre Dame, Northwestern, Bucknell, Harvard, BYU, Brown, Purdue, Drexel, Georgetown, TCU and Princeton, among others with players in the draw.