October 22, 2013
MEN'S SOCCER Orange Coast 4, Norco 1 Costa Mesa High product Jorge Sanchez and Tyler Rios each had a goal and an assist to lead the host Pirates in the Orange Empire Conference game on Tuesday. Blake Mooney and Thales Serra also scored for the Pirates (5-4-2, 4-2-1 in conference). Goalkeeper Nathan Brown made six saves and Connor Brown had two saves for Orange Coast. Norco fell to 6-7-1, 1-5-1. OCC visits Santiago Canyon on Friday at 3 p.m. - Concordia 5, Vanguard 1 IRVINE - The visiting Lions gave up four second-half goals in the Golden State Athletic Conference clash on Tuesday.
October 19, 2013
WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL UC Irvine def. UC Riverside Marisa Bubica recorded a match-high 19 kills to help lead the Anteaters to a 26-24, 21-25, 25-15, 25-19 Big West Conference victory Friday night at UCI. Cassidy Pickrell had 15 kills and Aly Squires had 11 kills, seven digs and three block assists, while Shannon Fleming had a personal-best .636 hitting percentage to go with six block assists and a match-high four aces for UCI (10-10, 1-5 in...
October 14, 2013
Past the neatly coordinated neighborhoods, the master-planned homes and immaculate lawns, on an old military runway in Irvine, a community that imagines life on a smaller scale has taken root. There, hundreds of college students from across the U.S., Canada and Europe have designed and built 19 solar-powered homes in a unique competition to see which will emerge as the most cost-effective, energy-efficient and attractive. Sponsored by the Department of Energy, the Solar Decathlon is a rigorous competition - the rule book is 68 pages long and regulates everything from acceptable average interior temperature (71 to 76 degrees Fahrenheit)
October 11, 2013
MEN'S SOCCER UC Irvine 2, Cal Poly SLO 0 Cameron Iwasa and Mitchell Alvarez scored for the host Anteaters in the Big West Conference clash Friday night. Enrique Cardenas, Mats Bjurman and Trey Hayes all had assists for the winners (7-3-2, 2-1 in conference), who edged the Mustangs, 15-12, in shots. Michael Breslin made six saves to preserve the shutout and drop Cal Poly to 8-5, 1-2. — Orange Coast 3, Golden West 0 Thales Serra had a pair of goals to lead the host Pirates in the Orange Empire Conference game Friday.
October 11, 2013
Orange Coast (1-4) vs. College of the Desert (0-4) When/where: Saturday, 6 p.m., COD Key Pirates: So. LB Jason Kollock; Fr. LB Paco Potter; So. LB Frank Chambers; Fr. WR D.J. McFadden. Key Roadrunners: Fr. QB Dane Tiedeman; So. WR Derek Herley; Fr. WR Artie Miura; Fr. DB Jacob Girgle. Breakdown: The Pirates are favored to win the nonconference game against a Roadrunner team that neither runs, nor passes with much aplomb ... Desert is ranked 37th in the 37-school Southern California Football Assn.
October 9, 2013
WOMEN'S GOLF Price's Give 'Em Five Intercollegiate Las Cruces, NM — UC Irvine finished second at the New Mexico State Golf Course Wednesday. The Anteaters shot a 295 on the final round with a 54-hole total of 872 (290-287-295). Portland State captured the title after shooting a 867 (291-288-288) behind the efforts of medalist A Ram Choi, who fired a five-under par 67 Wednesday to win the tournament with a score of 208 (68-73-67). Cal State Fullerton (881) was third, Nevada was fourth (885)
October 5, 2013
WOMEN'S SOCCER Vanguard 1, Hope International 0 SANTA ANA - Jennifer Martin scored in the 13th minute for the top-ranked Lions, who played host to the Golden State Athletic Conference game Saturday at Santa Ana College. Jordan Davidson provided the assist for the Lions (8-1, 1-1 in conference), who bounced back from a 3-0 setback to Westmont on Tuesday. Lauren Terry made four saves to preserve the shutout for Vanguard. Hope International fell to 2-5-3, 0-2. - MEN'S SOCCER Vanguard 3, Hope International 0 SANTA ANA - Juan Arellano scored a pair of goals and Jesus Fregoso had two assists for the host Lions in the Golden State Athletic Conference clash on Saturday at Santa Ana College.
October 4, 2013
High school students and their parents will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from colleges and universities during the Newport-Mesa Unified School District's college night at the Orange County fairgrounds on Oct. 16. More than 150 local and out-of-state colleges and universities will have representatives at the event to share information and answer questions about their schools, according to a news release. The event, which runs from 7 to 9 p.m., will also feature representatives from certificate programs, including those focused on computer programming, graphic design, cosmetology, culinary arts and fashion design.