September 8, 2009
A Garden Grove man convicted of selling an old Costa Mesa police SWAT uniform to undercover officers and had guns and ammunition in his home will soon be heading to prison. Craig McVay, 48, was sentenced to 16 months in state prison last week after pleading guilty to possessing deadly weapons and thousands of rounds of ammunition, which violated his probation. McVay was arrested in early August by Costa Mesa police, who were tipped off that he was selling one of their old SWAT uniforms on Craigslist.
March 9, 2001
GARDEN GROVE - Estancia High's Jordan Hart drove in two runs and saved Brent Davis' pitching victory as the Eagles topped Century, 7-5, Thursday in the fifth-place semifinals of the Foothill-Costa Mesa baseball tournament at Bolsa Grande High. Justin Davis gave up three hits and one earned run in six innings on the mound for the Eagles (2-1), who will meet the Rancho Alamitos-Garden Grove winner Saturday for fifth place at 2 p.m. at Newport Harbor. FOOTHILL-COSTA MESA TOURNAMENT Fifth-place semifinal Estancia 7, Century 5 Century 130 000 1 - 5 4 2 Estancia 403 000 x - 7 8 7 O'Campo, Pineda (3)
December 28, 2001
GARDEN GROVE - Costa Mesa High senior Ashley Wright scored eight goals to lead the Mustangs girls water polo team to a 17-10 nonleague victory over host Rancho Alamitos Thursday. The Mustangs (7-7) built a 4-0 lead in the first period and never looked back. Mesa seniors Katie Axton and Candice Carpenter scored three goals each, while senior Sarah Douglas added two and junior Allison Gravis netted one. Mustangs sophomore Gina Paulhus anchored the defense, stopping nine shots.
November 29, 2000
COSTA MESA - Costa Mesa High girls soccer got off on the right foot Tuesday as Sharon Day exploded for a hat trick and added a pair of assists to share in every score as the Mustangs belted visiting Garden Grove, 5-0, in the season opener for both teams. Day's three goals, with assists on scores by Katie Roche and Robyn Weber were more than enough for a defense which suffocated Garden Grove. "Our defense was just great," said Coach Dan Johnson. Goalies Nichelle Janti (three saves)
March 4, 2000
Barry Faulkner GARDEN GROVE - Costa Mesa High sophomore Billy Halverson singled in the go-ahead run in the top of the eighth inning, but host Garden Grove rallied for a pair to claim a 3-2 baseball victory Friday in the Costa Mesa Tournament's pool-play opener. Josh Little, who relieved starter Jeremiah Haubrick in the sixth, led the Mustangs' 11-hit attack with a single, double and triple in four official at-bats. Halverson, as well as juniors Carlos Franco and Steven Shores had two hits for the Mustangs, who continue pool play Tuesday at home against Brentwood.
January 4, 2008
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Estancia 33, Garden Grove 27 GARDEN GROVE — Senior Tiffany Monteiro had 13 points and six rebounds and senior Abby Koff added eight rebounds and four points to lead the Eagles in a nonleague game Thursday. The win ended an 11-game losing streak for Estancia (2-14). The Eagles visit CdM tonight at 7. Nonleague Estancia 33, Garden Grove 27 SCORE BY QUARTERS Est – Monteiro 13, Soto 6, Stratton 5, Koff 4, Ramirez 3, Arreola 2. 3-pt.
December 29, 2005
GARDEN GROVE -- Corona del Mar High's girls' basketball team beat Sage Hill, 55-51, in overtime at the semifinals of the Garden Grove Tournament on Wednesday. The Sea Kings' Shannon Johnson and Allie Duernberger combined to hit 6 of 8 free throws in the extra period. After a CdM foul with four seconds left, Sage Hill's Haywood Wright sent the game to overtime with a spinning jumper in the paint that fell in as regulation expired. Wright finished with 11 points in the game.
April 30, 2008
Editor?s note: These people have been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of an intoxicant. As with all suspects, they are considered innocent until proved guilty. ? Newport Beach ?April 22 Daniella Gonzalez, 33, Irvine Michelle Mueller, 32, Garden Grove ? April 23 Shaleea Vogt, 29, Oceanside Friday Jason Gough, 21, Las Vegas Paul Tamarkin, 54, Pauma Valley ? Saturday Kenneth Curry, 29, Stone Mountain, Ga. Paul Relf, 46, Buena Park Brian Cate, 27, Costa Mesa ?
February 26, 2003
These people have been arrested recently on suspicion of driving under the influence of an intoxicant. They have only been arrested on suspicion of a crime and, as with all suspects, are considered innocent until proved guilty. COSTA MESA Sunday Sean Thomas Hogan, 22, Irvine Sean Michael Elliot, 34, Mission Viejo Charles Frank Zavala, 68, Newport Beach Raymond Lee Leonard, 43, Trabuco Canyon Saturday Jennie Ponce, 21, Garden Grove Takanori Tani, 27, Garden Grove Jon Russell Jenkins, 41, Irvine Christopher Joe Lara, 24, Tustin Friday Homan Fazilat Faraji, 24, Costa Mesa Benjamin Nathaniel Davidson, 25, Anaheim Stephen Wayne Miller, 23, Irvine Lovie Calo Baumgardner, 34, Newport Beach Bryce Edgar Manrique, 26, Orange Thursday Steven Ray Burns, 39, Garden Grove John Patrick Fitch, 19, Santa Ana Wednesday Antonio Morales-Aguilar, 38, Costa Mesa Rebekah Selah Thorne, 29, Costa Mesa Thomas Joseph Doino, 38, Newport Beach Jason Liavaa Ryan, 24, Wilmington NEWPORT BEACH Sunday Humberto Deloera Diaz, 27, Santa Ana Saturday Jojo Nghiem, 34, Irvine John Patrick Welsome, 31, Hermosa Beach Morton William Herrmann, 72, Capistrano Beach Jose Antonio Perez, 61, Irvine Lily Ghilardi Jager, 36, Surfside Patrick J. Flaherty, 33, Los...
December 6, 2013
The Corona del Mar High football team is still perfect. The top-seeded Sea Kings took over in the second half, beating second-seeded Garden Grove, 42-21, in the CIF Southern Section Southern Division championship at Orange Coast College on Friday, giving CdM an unprecedented third straight section title. The Sea Kings improved to 14-0 for the first time in the program's history. They outscored Garden Grove, 28-7, in the final two quarters. Tailback Anthony Battista sparked CdM with 163 yards and two touchdowns on 11 carries.