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September 21, 2012
WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL Orange Coast def. Southwestern COSTA MESA - Karlee Riggs had seven kills to help lead the Pirates to a 25-9, 25-18, 25-19 nonconference win Friday. Alyssa Assayag added four kills, and Alex Krohnfeldt had 16 assists for the Pirates (5-0). * MEN'S SOCCER Gonzaga 2, UC Irvine 1 CORVALLIS, Ore. - The Anteaters opened the scoring with the benefit of an own goal, but were tied in the 52nd minute and gave up the game-winner in the 73rd minute in the initial match of the Oregon State Nike Classic on Friday.
NEWS
February 16, 2000
CHULA VISTA - After an 8-0 start, Orange Coast College's softball team dropped its third game in a row to host Southwestern, 7-4. Pitcher Monica Ortega (6-2) pitched a complete game for OCC (8-3), striking out seven. She also drove in two runs. OCC's Kristin Degree went 2 for 4 and stole two bases without getting caught, running her streak to 19 in the theft department. The Pirates are at El Camino today. Nonconference Southwestern 7, OCC 4 OCC 020 020 0 - 4 9 3 Southwestern 610 000 0 - 7 10 0 Ortega and Valdez; Vanderbalt and Ostberg.
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September 17, 1999
CHULA VISTA - Orange Coast College's men's water polo team spoiled Southwestern's first attempt at a win 14-8, in nonconference play Wednesday. Southwestern, which fielded a water polo team for the first time this year, got off to a surprisingly fast start by taking a 4-1 lead after one period. But the Pirates' attack started rolling and they responded with 13 goals. Meanwhile, OCC's defense managed to slow down the opposition. Eric Kim led the way with four goals and Scott Butler had three.
SPORTS
February 21, 2011
OCC women's basketball team will play host to Southwestern in second round of SoCal Regionals. The Orange Coast College women's basketball team will play host to Southwestern of Chula Vista on Saturday in the second round of the Southern California Regional playoffs. The Pirates (22-8), who finished second in the Orange Empire Conference, return to the playoffs after missing the postseason last year. It's the 20th trip to the playoffs in Coach Mike Thornton's 22 seasons at the helm of OCC, the No. 5 seed in the SoCal Regional.
NEWS
November 22, 2000
CHULA VISTA - The Orange Coast College women's basketball team rallied valiantly in the second half, but a 24-6 deficit proved too much to overcome in a 62-57 nonconference road loss to Southwestern Tuesday. Nadia Mojica led the spirited comeback with 16 point and 13 rebounds for the Pirates (2-3), who whittled the lead to three in the waning moments, but could get no closer. Newport Harbor High product Kristen Urban had a game-high 17 points and Karyn Fierst added 14 for OCC, which hosts Victor Valley Saturday at 2 p.m. Southwestern improved to 3-1. NONCONFERENCE Southwestern 62, Orange Coast 57 ORANGE COAST - Urban 17, Mojica 16, Fierst 14, Masuda 3, Melville 2, Takemoto 2, Nikano 2, Redmond 1. 3-pt.
SPORTS
October 21, 2011
Orange Coast (2-4) vs. Southwestern (4-2) Where/when: Saturday, 6 p.m., at Southwestern Key Pirates: Fr. RB Domenic Betts (932 yards, 11 TDs rushing); So. C Alec Davis; Fr. OLB Colten Christensen (51 tackles); Fr. MLB Nick Cody (48 tackles). Key Jaguars: Fr. QB Brett Nelson (1,109 yards, seven TDs passing); So. WR Marquise Deadwiler (28 receptions, 349 yards, three TDs); So. WR Cass White (21 catches, 211 yards); So. DL Cameron McGee (37 tackles, 4.5 sacks)
NEWS
January 5, 2003
Freshman Alisa Carrillo scored a game-high 27 points to lead the Orange Coast College women's basketball team to its 10th straight win, a 68-50 victory over nonconference host Southwestern Saturday. Orange Coast (14-3) blitzed Southwestern in the first half and built a 36-17 advantage. Liz Mendoza, an Orange Coast sophomore, added 18 points, while Kristen Von Tungeln came off the bench to contribute eight points. The Pirates will open Orange Empire Conference play Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at Santa Ana. Nonconference OCC 68, Southwestern 50 OCC -- Hatsushi 3, Murray 6, Mendoza 18, Carrillo 27, Galasso 0, Von Tungeln 6, Shaw 4, Hauter 2, Quiroz 2. 3-pt.
SPORTS
December 16, 2011
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL Orange Coast 58, Southwestern 43 COSTA MESA - Ashley Engeln led the Pirates with 18 points and five assists to help OCC advance to Saturday's championship semifinals of the Erin Tomlinson Coast Christmas Classic Friday. Nisma Ali added nine points for OCC (6-6), which plays against Canyons at 7:30 p.m. Saddleback plays against Irvine Valley in the other semifinal at 5:30 p.m.
SPORTS
February 25, 2011
Orange Coast College sophomores Samantha Hansen, Amanda Deal and Alyssa Hanson earned first-team All-Orange Empire Conference recognition in women's basketball. Sophomore reserve guard Helena Robel represented OCC on the second team. Hansen, a second-team all-conference choice as a freshman, averaged 15.9 points 7.0 rebounds and led the Pirates (22-8) with 46 blocks. The 6-foot forward was also named second-team all-state. Deal, a second-team pick as a freshman, averaged 11.9 points and made a team-best 85 three-pointers, while shooting 35.3% from beyond the arc during the regular season.
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September 21, 2012
WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL Orange Coast def. Southwestern COSTA MESA - Karlee Riggs had seven kills to help lead the Pirates to a 25-9, 25-18, 25-19 nonconference win Friday. Alyssa Assayag added four kills, and Alex Krohnfeldt had 16 assists for the Pirates (5-0). * MEN'S SOCCER Gonzaga 2, UC Irvine 1 CORVALLIS, Ore. - The Anteaters opened the scoring with the benefit of an own goal, but were tied in the 52nd minute and gave up the game-winner in the 73rd minute in the initial match of the Oregon State Nike Classic on Friday.
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SPORTS
September 14, 2012
Orange Coast vs. Long Beach When/where: Saturday, 6 p.m. at Veterans Stadium. Key Pirates: So. OLB Nick Cody (25 tackles); So. DE Vince Coleman (24 tackles); So. OLB Austin Bennett (23 tackles); Fr. QB Jon Newsom (395 passing yards). Key Vikings: So. WR Randy Wheeler (eight catches, 110 yards); So. LB Jede Fue (13 tackles); Fr. DB Keltain Malveaux (13 tackles). Breakdown: The Pirates (1-1) are bidding for their second straight win after evening their record at Pasadena last week ... The last two-game win streak for OCC came with its 4-0 start in 2009 ... The Vikings (0-2)
SPORTS
February 7, 2012
"Super" Mario Smith has decided where he will run with the football in college. Smith has signed a national letter of intent with the Southwestern Oklahoma State University football program, said Costa Mesa High Coach Wally Grant. Smith decided to join the Division II program from Weatherford, Okla., after he rushed for 2,155 yards and 28 touchdowns on 197 carries in his only season with the Mustangs. Sacramento State and New Mexico State showed interest in the elusive Smith.
SPORTS
December 16, 2011
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL Orange Coast 58, Southwestern 43 COSTA MESA - Ashley Engeln led the Pirates with 18 points and five assists to help OCC advance to Saturday's championship semifinals of the Erin Tomlinson Coast Christmas Classic Friday. Nisma Ali added nine points for OCC (6-6), which plays against Canyons at 7:30 p.m. Saddleback plays against Irvine Valley in the other semifinal at 5:30 p.m.
SPORTS
October 22, 2011
CHULA VISTA - Jackson Dionne kicked a 51-yard field goal in overtime to propel visiting Orange Coast College to a 34-31 East Division victory over Southwestern on Saturday night. OCC freshman running back Domenic Betts carried 37 times for 272 yards and three touchdowns to pace the Pirates (3-4, 1-1 in the division). Betts' 59-yard touchdown run with 13:17 left in the fourth quarter gave OCC a 24-10 lead. But Southwestern (4-3, 0-2), ranked No. 18 in Southern California, answered with touchdown runs by Aaron Harris of 67 and 7 yards, the latter with 5:38 left in regulation, to force overtime.
SPORTS
By Matt Szabo, matthew.szabo@latimes.com | February 26, 2011
COSTA MESA — Mike Thornton had a Saturday he won't soon forget. Earlier in the day, the Orange Coast College women's basketball coach watched his daughter, Kelsey, with pride. Kelsey is a junior utility player on the San Clemente High girls' water polo team, which won the CIF Southern Section Division II title at Irvine's Woollett Aquatics Center with a victory over Santiago of Corona. A few hours later, Thornton was back at OCC, trying to will his team to another important win. He can thank Helena Robel for extending the Pirates' season.
SPORTS
February 25, 2011
Orange Coast College sophomores Samantha Hansen, Amanda Deal and Alyssa Hanson earned first-team All-Orange Empire Conference recognition in women's basketball. Sophomore reserve guard Helena Robel represented OCC on the second team. Hansen, a second-team all-conference choice as a freshman, averaged 15.9 points 7.0 rebounds and led the Pirates (22-8) with 46 blocks. The 6-foot forward was also named second-team all-state. Deal, a second-team pick as a freshman, averaged 11.9 points and made a team-best 85 three-pointers, while shooting 35.3% from beyond the arc during the regular season.
SPORTS
February 21, 2011
OCC women's basketball team will play host to Southwestern in second round of SoCal Regionals. The Orange Coast College women's basketball team will play host to Southwestern of Chula Vista on Saturday in the second round of the Southern California Regional playoffs. The Pirates (22-8), who finished second in the Orange Empire Conference, return to the playoffs after missing the postseason last year. It's the 20th trip to the playoffs in Coach Mike Thornton's 22 seasons at the helm of OCC, the No. 5 seed in the SoCal Regional.
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By Barry Faulkner, barry.faulkner@latimes.com | February 15, 2011
COSTA MESA — With an 8-0 start, including a 10-8 nonconference victory over visiting Southwestern College on Tuesday, it would appear things are clicking on all cylinders for the Orange Coast College baseball program. But things are not quite as rosy as they appear, Pirates Coach John Altobelli said. "I'm still trying to figure out what nine guys to go with," said Altobelli, who still sees some holes in a lineup that after 12 hits Tuesday is batting .289 as a team. The OCC pitchers, despite giving up six earned runs to the Jaguars (4-2)
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