July 12, 2008
PCGFS PLACES SECOND The Pacific Coast Girls Fastpitch Softball 10-and-under All-Star Rebels from Newport-Mesa placed second at the Southern California American Softball Assn. Junior Olympic District Championship Tournament in Buena Park July 6. With the finish at the three-day event featuring teams from Orange County, Long Beach and the South Bay, PCGFS earned its first berth into the ASA Junior Olympic State Championship. The three-day tournament ends today in Lancaster.
March 23, 2000
COSTA MESA - Down by four strokes entering play at Santa Ana Country Club, the Newport Harbor High boys golf team watched senior Pete Watson card a 40 in the late going as the Sailors edged highly regarded San Clemente, 398-400, in nonleague play Wednesday. Harbor had trailed aftrer nine holes by four, but Wednesday's 202-208 score over nine holes at SACC turned the tide, with Watson outdueling San Clemente's No. 1 for the deciding points. Newport trimmed the deficit to two with the first quartet of golfers, then tied it up with the second tier before Watson snapped the tie. Overall, Daniel Kush was Harbor's leading golfer with a 73 (36 on Wednesday)
February 28, 2014
After 37 years of service at the grocery check stand, Linda Coughlin started celebrating her long-anticipated retirement Friday. Early-bird shoppers will surely be disappointed big time when they learn that she won't be there to greet them anymore. Linda has been a dedicated employee of the Pavilions on Bayside Drive in Newport Beach. Diligently commuting from her home in San Clemente, rain or shine, she has arrived bright and early to open the store, and always with a cheerful smile.
January 26, 2013
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Estancia 52, Newport Harbor 33 COSTA MESA - Celia Duran scored 11 points to lead a strong team performance by the Eagles in the nonleague game Saturday. Maya Van Den Heever had 10 points and Bryanna Vernon hit three three-pointers and finished with nine points for Estancia (15-8). McKenna Izzi led the Sailors with nine points and eight rebounds. Bela Raimondi and Jordan Perry scored seven points and Jen Lopez had three points and seven rebounds for Newport Harbor.
November 1, 2000
Tony Altobelli SAN CLEMENTE - Two members of the Corona del Mar High girls golf team advanced to the CIF Southern Section Finals after finishing in the top-five at the Pacific Coast League Finals Tuesday at the San Clemente Golf Course, par 73. CdM senior Taylor McCormick took third place with a 36-hole total of 171. Fellow senior Allison Schauppner was fifth with a 178. University's Angela Won was the medalist with...
December 29, 2000
NEWPORT BEACH - The Newport Beach Breakers, a girls-under-10 progressive plus team from AYSO Region 97, won the inaugural Newport Invitation U-10 Soccer Tournament last weekend. The Breakers posted victories over Mission Viejo, North Irvine and Newport Beach Gold, placing the squad in the championship game against San Clemente. After a tough defensive battle, the Breakers outlasted San Clemente, thanks to solid efforts from Meghan McMahon, Maggie Bernay, Kelly Heenan, Katy Storch, Amy Snyder and Stephanie Nealey.
March 16, 2002
HUNTINGTON BEACH - The Newport Harbor High boys volleyball team won its first two pool-play matches Friday in the Orange County Championships at Edison High. The Sailors defeated Esperanza, 15-10, 15-8, then outlasted San Clemente, 15-10, 10-15, 15-12. Newport completes pool play today and, should it finish in the top two in its pool, will advance to the quarterfinals. Semifinals will also be held Saturday at Edison, with the final scheduled Monday night at the same site.
May 27, 2004
The Newport Knights defeated San Clemente in a sudden-death shootout to determine the AYSO under-12 championship May 8, following a 1-1 tie to end regulation. Chris O'Campo scored the winning shootout goal for Newport, then Chris Mendez blocked a San Clemente attempt to preserve the win. The first round of the shootout ended 3-3 with Knight goals by Austin Webster, Zac Chocek and Juan Gonzalez. Gonzalez also scored the Knights goal during regulation, with an assist to Jay Ordaz.
May 1, 2001
SAN CLEMENTE - Five Newport-Mesa District players, including three from Corona del Mar High, made the first-round cut Monday in the 36-hole Pacific Coast League boys golf championships at San Clemente Golf Course, where the final round will be held today at 11 a.m. The top 12 and ties advanced to the final round, including CdM's Brad Chamberlain (74), Alex Chikovani (74) and Jason Wishengrad (77). Estancia sophomore Jason Cassidy (77) and Costa Mesa junior Bryce Sheridan (78)
February 17, 2002
Roger Carlson CORONA DEL MAR - Playing a game of six on two with a rock in the cage and adhering to their coach's advice to "One, come to play, and two, good defense," Newport Harbor High's girls water polo team sent a solid team from San Clemente home with a 6-2 defeat in the CIF Division I Playoffs Saturday morning at Corona del Mar High. Sailors Coach Bill Barnett was pleased with the effort, said all of his girls played well and singled out senior Katherine Belden for her defense in particular, against San Clemente's imposing Christina Kuno, who was held scoreless after opening the game with a penalty shot in the first quarter to give the Tritons a 1-0 lead.