August 27, 2008
The UC Irvine women’s volleyball team will open its season Friday by facing host San Diego State at 7 p.m. in the first of three matches at the San Diego State Tournament. Coach Charlie Brande’s Anteaters, coming off a 21-11 season, are scheduled to meet the University of San Diego Saturday at 10 a.m., then conclude tournament play Saturday at 4 p.m. against Albany. UCI, with all but one starter returning, is led by two-time first-team All-Big West Conference senior outside hitter Lauren Kellerman, as well as sophomore opposite Kari Pestolesi.
June 22, 2006
UCI ASSISTANT BOLTS UC Irvine assistant men's basketball coach Terry Boesel announced his resignation to become associate athletic director at Chapman University. Boesel was an assistant to UC Irvine Coach Pat Douglass for the past three seasons. "Terry is a loyal, tireless worker, very professional and extremely well-organized on and off the court," Douglass said in a press release. "He played a big hand in helping us land one of the best recruiting classes we've had since my time here."
January 3, 2005
The UC Irvine women's basketball team rallied from a 20-point first-half deficit to defeat nonconference visitor University of San Diego, 86-81, and collect its first victory of the season Sunday. Melissa Jacob led five Anteaters in double figures with 18 points, while Lauren Yadon, Ashley Biggins and Angie Ned added 15 apiece. USD (5-8) led, 45-32, at halftime, but UCI (1-9) opened the second half with a 17-7 run, fueled by nine points from Ned, who sat out the first half after returning Sunday morning from Louisiana, where she attended her grandmother's funeral.
February 23, 2003
Brian Morton and Peter Surapol were victorious in Nos. 3 and 5 singles, but combined with a sweep in doubles, it was not enough as visiting University of San Diego claimed a 4-3 nonconference men's tennis victory Saturday, dropping UCI to 7-4, 2-0. Nonconference San Diego 4, UCI 3 Singles -- Ysern (SD) def. Korac, 6-4, 6-2; Pongsrikul (SD) def. Endrikat, 6-4, 6-4; Morton (UCI) def. Beuque, 6-3, 6-4; Blair (SD) def. Biorkman, 6-0, 6-3; Surapol (UCI)
August 29, 2007
Pacific Life Insurance Co. in Newport Beach has named Sharon Cheever as its next general counsel, as longtime leader David Carmichael has announced his retirement after 30 years with the company. Cheever, who joined Pacific Life in 1986, will become the new general counsel Jan. 1. A graduate of the University of San Diego School of Law, she worked as an associate with the law firm O’Melveny & Myers before joining the insurance company. Carmichael started work for the company three decades ago and has been general counsel for 15 years.
October 11, 2001
UC IRVINE - The UC Irvine baseball team, in its first season since 1992, ranks No. 8 among the nation's best recruiting classes, according to Baseball America. The Anteaters, who open their season at home, Jan. 25, against the University of San Diego, feature pitcher/first baseman Brett Smith of Sonora High and Chatsworth High's second baseman Gregg Wallis, UCI's first player to commit, as well as a load of junior college stars. Pitchers Paul French (Sacramento City)
June 3, 2009
Attorney Lester Anderson has joined Costa Mesa-based Rutan & Tucker, LLP, California’s largest full-service law firm headquartered in Orange County, as an associate in the firm’s Intellectual Property Section. His practice is concentrated on patent prosecution and patent litigation. Anderson is proficient in patent prosecution for a wide variety of technologies, including analog and digital circuits, digital signal processing (DSP), computers, computer software, power control, battery power, antenna devices, transceiver circuits, semiconductor devices, and electromechanical devices.
September 17, 2013
Two local law school deans will battle over recent Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage in celebration of Constitution Day at Orange Coast College on Thursday. Erwin Chemerinsky, founding dean of UC Irvine Law School, will return to OCC for the fourth year to debate John Eastman, the former dean of Chapman University Law School and visiting scholar at the University of San Diego. The pair debated the Affordable Care Act during last year's Constitution Day. The event is free and runs from 11:10 a.m. to 12:35 p.m. in the Robert B. Moore Theatre, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa.
January 28, 2002
The University of San Diego completed a three-game sweep of the UC Irvine baseball team with a 10-6 nonconference win Sunday at Anteater Ballpark. The Toreros got on the board in the fifth inning on a two-run single by shortstop Ben Quinto and a run-scoring single by left fielder Joey Prast to take a 3-0 lead. The Anteaters (0-3) answered in the fifth inning when Jon Horwitz whacked an RBI double. B.J. Eucce added another double and Effren Trejo singled to drive in a run to tie the score, 3-3. San Diego (3-0)
March 7, 2014
Kelly Tam fell in love with basketball at a young age, but you can't play basketball without a hoop. Tam said she begged her parents, Leo and Marge, for one. The response wasn't quite what Kelly wanted to hear. "They were like, 'Oh, where are we going to put it? We don't have any room,'" Kelly Tam recalled. So Kelly took matters into her own hands. She made good use of the basketball court in the One Ford Road community of Newport Beach, working long hours to improve her game.