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By Steve Virgen | June 23, 2011
Buzzy Yokoyama, the Newport Harbor High football team’s top running back, is transferring to Mission Viejo for his senior year, Sailors Coach Jeff Brinkley said Thursday. Yokoyama, a first-team All-Sunset League selection, told Brinkley Wednesday that he will transfer. Brinkley did not want to comment further and referred questions to the Yokoyama family. Jeff Yokoyama, Buzzy's father, declined to comment when reached by phone Thursday. Yokoyama's family is moving to Mission Viejo, Newport Harbor linebacker Ethan Cochran said.
NEWS
November 9, 2000
The Newport-Mesa Junior All-American Football team (ages 11-13) opened playoff action with a 30-0 win over Mission Viejo on Saturday. Trevor Theriot, Patrick Williams, Marc Quarles and Matt Erickson each scored touchdowns for the Seahawks. Williams' touchdown came off a 50-yard pass from quarterback Kasey Peters. The offensive line was anchored by Sean Goodman, Ricky Sepulveda, Anthony Santos, Brent Ogden, Steve Hancock, Pat Hill, Eric Ray and Nathan Stoneman.
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By Lauren Ellermeyercitizen correspondent | February 15, 2009
MISSION VIEJO / SAN DIEGO, Calif. (February XX, 2009) – Orange County resident and founder of Paragon Charitable Service Group Inc., a San Diego-based firm specializing in institutional charitable gift planning and philanthropic consulting, Douglas J. Corbin, has been named to the Mission Hospital Foundation Board of Directors.  The foundation, which serves Mission Hospital – a leading provider of healthcare based in Mission Viejo, Calif. provides critically important support in helping the hospital achieve its goals through philanthropy.
NEWS
April 10, 2004
Cynthia Bui scored a late first-half goal off a throw-in from Hailey McCarter and the Corona del Mar under-14 girls Silver Select soccer team made it stand with a 1-0 victory over host Mission Viejo in AYSO Region 57 play Saturday. CdM goalkeeper Gelyne Prow notched her second shutout of the spring season with help from defenders Sarah Wesley, Abby Carrier, Taylor Rhodes and Su-Yin Bickner. Midfielders Shaye Bastien, Alexandra Reinach, Danielle Reinach and Brittany Donahue, along with forward Michelle Zucker, combined to maintain CdM's attack.
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December 4, 1999
MISSION VIEJO - Kevin Hansen had 17 points and Brooks Morris had 14 points to lead Corona del Mar boys basketball to its second road win of the season, 57-44, over Mission Viejo in nonleague action. After allowing 13 first-quarter points, CdM held the Diablos (1-2) to 14 points in the next two quarters combined. The Sea Kings (2-0) connected on 11 of 12 free throws in the fourth quarter to preserve the win. "It was just a hard-fought contest," Coach Paul Orris said.
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By Steve Virgen | December 31, 2009
MISSION VIEJO — Brian Ford is a versatile player for the Corona del Mar High boys’ soccer team. He showed that during the South Orange County Classic, playing six positions throughout the tournament. Yet, it wasn’t until the final match and during the last minute that he appeared to be in the perfect position. His header near the left post went into the net with one minute left to give the Sea Kings a dramatic 2-1 victory over host Mission Viejo for the tournament championship Thursday.
NEWS
March 13, 2002
MISSION VIEJO - The Corona del Mar High boys golf team used a steady performance to grab a 409-424 nonleague victory over Mission Viejo, after the squads concluded a two-part match at Mission Viejo Country Club Tuesday. CdM's Alex Chikovani tied for medalist honors with Mission Viejo's Darren Blair, as both finished with 78. Chikovani shot 40 on par-36 Tuesday. Sea Kings Nick Sherman (82), Tim Frohling (83), Robert Ury (83) and Colby Hackett (85)
NEWS
June 2, 2002
IRVINE - After a disappointing start, the Costa Mesa boys 14 and younger team from AYSO Region 120 bettered itself with a 1-0 victory over Mission Viejo in its final game of the Irvine Memorial Tournament. Mission Viejo had defeated both teams Costa Mesa lost to in the tournament. Versatile forwards and midfielders with footspeed and touch for Costa Mesa included Brian Henriquez, Luis Andrade, Rigo Miranda, Jose Perez, Marc Nutter, Alberto Nava, Gerardo Delgado, Kenneth Zich and Marco Soto.
SPORTS
March 8, 2014
MISSION VIEJO — Connor Seabold, bound for Cal State Fullerton, pitched a complete-game, two-hitter with three strikeouts and one walk to lead Newport Harbor High's baseball team to a 4-0 win over Mission Viejo in the Foothill Pool of the Newport Elks Tournament Saturday. Seabold also had two hits. Logan Mahaffy produced two hits and two runs batted in. Jake Norton and Shaun Vetrovec contributing a double each for Newport Harbor (2-0). The Sailors play at Northwood Monday at 3 p.m. BOYS' TENNIS Sage Hill Invitational Newport Harbor beat Woodbridge, 7-2, and Sage Hill, 6-3, to win the invitational Saturday at the Tennis Club Newport Beach.
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March 8, 2014
MISSION VIEJO — Connor Seabold, bound for Cal State Fullerton, pitched a complete-game, two-hitter with three strikeouts and one walk to lead Newport Harbor High's baseball team to a 4-0 win over Mission Viejo in the Foothill Pool of the Newport Elks Tournament Saturday. Seabold also had two hits. Logan Mahaffy produced two hits and two runs batted in. Jake Norton and Shaun Vetrovec contributing a double each for Newport Harbor (2-0). The Sailors play at Northwood Monday at 3 p.m. BOYS' TENNIS Sage Hill Invitational Newport Harbor beat Woodbridge, 7-2, and Sage Hill, 6-3, to win the invitational Saturday at the Tennis Club Newport Beach.
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By Bradley Zint | December 4, 2013
Supervisor John Moorlach, who gained political recognition in 1994 when he raised concerns about the vulnerability of Orange County's investment pool during his campaign for county treasurer, announced Wednesday that he plans to run for Congress. The county declared bankruptcy in December of that year. The former county treasurer-tax collector said he will seek the 45th Congressional District seat being vacated next year by U.S. Rep. John Campbell (R-Irvine), who plans to retire.
SPORTS
November 21, 2013
Newport Harbor (6-5) vs. La Habra (10-1) When/where: Friday, 7 p.m. at Davidson Field Key Sailors: Sr. WR-CB-KR-PR Quest Truxton (55 catches for 949 yards and 12 TDs, two INTs returned for TDs); Sr. OT-DT Ramsey Hufford; Jr. QB Cole Norris (2,072 yards, 18 TDs and six INTs on 152 of 260 passing) Key Highlanders: So. QB Eric Barriere (2,148 yards, 27 TDs and five INTs on 122 of 208 passing); Jr. RB Carlos Martin (1,005 yards and 14 TDs on 148 carries); Sr. WR Elijah Carter (38 catches for 548 yards and three TDs)
NEWS
November 16, 2013
An Anaheim man was sentenced Friday to 50 years to life in prison for shooting his estranged wife to death outside a pre-school in the Turtle Rock area of Irvine, the Orange County district attorney's office announced. A jury previously convicted John Rand Agosta, 37, of following Alejandra Hernandez, 28, to the school where she worked and waiting outside with a gun. When she left work for lunch on June 16, 2011, Agosta tailed Hernandez about half a mile until she got out of the car in a cul-de-sac.
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By Jeremiah Dobruck | November 9, 2013
Firefighters rescued the driver of a car that plunged off a 200-foot cliff on Coast Highway early Saturday morning. The vehicle ended up in a creek below East Coast Highway near Reef Point Drive in Newport Beach just before 5 a.m., according to a statement from the Newport Beach Fire Department. Newport Beach fire, Laguna Beach fire, Orange County Fire Authority, California Highway Patrol and Newport police all responded to the scene after the driver called 911 and said water was rising in his car, authorities said.
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By Roger Vincent | September 3, 2013
Three office buildings in Mission Viejo and Irvine have sold in two transactions that, combined, industry observers valued at more than $90 million as investor demand for Orange County commercial properties heats up. The sales to large national investors are a sign that the county's office market is recovering from the drubbing it took after the mortgage industry began to contract in 2007, said real estate broker Ryan Gallagher of HFF. ...
NEWS
August 27, 2013
A female bicyclist was in critical condition Tuesday after a collision with a Toyota Prius at Newport Coast Drive and East Coast Highway, police and fire officials said. Emergency personnel responded to the incident at 4:30 p.m. and transported the cyclist to Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo, according to Newport Beach fire Capt. Dan Chapman. He said no other vehicles or people appeared to be involved in the accident. Police are investigating the collision and did not issue any citations or take anyone into custody at the scene, Newport police Lt. Jay Short said.
NEWS
August 3, 2013
A female bicyclist was in serious condition after an accident on Newport Coast Road near the 73 Freeway Saturday morning, according to a news release from the Newport Beach Fire Department. At 8:08 a.m., fire personnel responded to the scene and found a woman unconscious on the side of the road after she apparently fell from her bicycle, fire officials said. The woman, whose name was not released, was about 40 years old and was being tended to by her husband and other bystanders when emergency personnel arrived, according to the release.
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By Bradley Zint | August 2, 2013
A Dana Point man was sentenced Friday to 18 years and eight months to life in state prison for murdering one man and injuring another during a New Year's Eve party in Costa Mesa, officials said. Adam Randy Baker, 26, was found guilty in December 2012 of one felony count each of second-degree murder and attempted murder, with a sentencing enhancement for the personal use of a deadly weapon, according to the district attorney's office. According to prosecutors, while sitting outside, Baker flicked his cigarette at some passing men about 2 a.m. Jan. 1, 2011, during a party at the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa hotel on Bristol Street.
SPORTS
July 13, 2013
The Newport Harbor Baseball Assn. Bronco 11U All-Stars came through with a come-from-behind victory on Tuesday night to secure a spot in the PONY Southern California Super Regional Tournament that began Friday in Whittier. The Newport team battled back to beat the Placentia 11U 'A' team in extra innings. After losing to Mission Viejo on Sunday morning, Newport needed to win three games in a row to advance to the Super Regional tourney. After blowout wins against Tustin on Sunday (15-4)
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