OCVarsity’s Dan Albano and Steve Fryer have some fun while discussing what happened in the Orange County high school football scene on Friday, Oct. 20. They discuss the upsets, the near-upsets, the fantastic performances that made it such a memorable night.
Day 1 scores from the Steve Pal Memorial boys water polo tournament: At Beckman Santiago/Corona 9, Northwood 8 Palos Verdes 9, South Pasadena 5 Beckman 6, San Marcos 3 Laguna Beach 16, La Canada 5 Palos Verdes 12, Santiago/Corona 7 Northwood 10, South Pasadena 6 Laguna Beach 15, Beckman 7 San Marcos 11, La Canada […]
TORRANCE – The Trinity League contest between host St. John Bosco and Santa Margarita had so many key plays and momentum swings, it was hard to pick the one that had the biggest impact on the outcome. However, there were a couple of certainties. The first was that the Braves, who ranked No. 6 in […]
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO – If San Clemente is to compete with Mission Viejo for the South Coast League championship, they needed to beat San Juan Hills on Friday. The Tritons did so, and convincingly. They defeated the Stallions, 31-13, in a league game at San Juan Hills High. San Clemente is 8-0 overall and 2-0 […]
ORANGE — Yorba Linda running back Luke Gigliotti rushed for 137 yards and four touchdowns as the Mustangs defeated Canyon, 32-0, in a Crestview League game Friday night at El Modena High. The win hands Yorba Linda a much-needed league victory in a four-team race where only the top automatically qualify for a playoff spot. […]
St. John Bosco fought off a determined Santa Margarita football team 40-38 in Trinity League game Friday October 20, 2017 at El Camino College.
Not every big name is attached to a mega property. This week’s offerings include some dwellings on a more modest scale, such as the 1,065-square-foot investment house recently sold by film giant Robert Duvall. There’s also a horse ranch that a former Angels owner is selling that centers on a manufactured...
Re: “Consider different approach to combatting drug abuse” [Opinion, Oct. 20]: Our opioid crisis is, indeed, a serious issue, but I couldn’t agree more that it is also a predictable and inevitable consequence of a much bigger crisis — that seemingly eternal and yet utter failure we call our “drug war.” It never ceases to […]
SANTA ANA — A 19-year-old man was wounded in an officer-involved shooting in Santa Ana on Friday night after two gang unit detectives attempted to make contact with him and another male. The suspects fled when the detectives attempted to make contact with them shortly after 7 p.m., according to Santa Ana police Cpl. Anthony […]
Rookie's laser focus on the task at hand and refusal to let the pressure affect him down the stretch reminds Luke Walton of his former teammate.
By DALE RUHE, Correspondent WESTMINSTER — After just two touchdown were scored in the game’s first 40 minutes, the rate of scoring substantially increased in the Golden West League game between Ocean View and Westminster. The last of five touchdowns in the final eight minutes brought Westminster from behind, as Noah Melbon hit Malachi Mesa […]
LA HABRA – Rivalry week in La Habra has been a one-sided affair since 2001. The Highlanders extended their dominance over their cross-town foes Sonora with a 40-0 victory Friday night at La Habra High. La Habra (6-2, 3-0) notched its 16th consecutive win over the Raiders and back-to-back shutouts as well. The Highlanders defense […]
HUNTINGTON BEACH – Huntington Beach High junior linebacker John Gosney said he relied on “heart” to end Marina’s threat late in the fourth quarter on Friday night at Sheue Field. The Vikings were 27 yards from trying to tie the score with 19 seconds left when Gosney tripped up quarterback Ian Green to preserve a […]
IRVINE – Irvine held off a comeback bid by University in the fourth quarter to capture a wild 31-30 Pacific Coast League victory Friday night at Irvine. Irvine (5-3, 2-1) made a big defensive stop late in the game, stopping University (5-3, 1-2) on a fourth-and-one play at the Irvine 25 with 4:41 remaining. University […]
COSTA MESA — Orange Lutheran’s advantage over visiting Servite as time wound down Friday night came down to a missed extra point early in the third quarter. Zachary Grisotti made huge amends at the finish, booting a 19-yard field goal as the clock hit 0:00 to lift the Friars to a 29-28 triumph at Orange […]
SANTA ANA Top-ranked Mater Dei showed Friday that it only knows one speed on the football field. JT Daniels passed for two touchdowns and ran for two scores and Amon-Ra St. Brown returned a punt 89 yards for a TD as the Monarchs sprinted past No. 3 JSerra, 45-3, in a clash of undefeated Trinity […]
ANAHEIM — Carrying signs and shouting slogans, about 100 protesters crowded Friday night outside of the Marriott Hotel to denounce a speech by President Donald Trump’s former adviser Steve Bannon at the California Republican Party’s convention. “Boycott the Marriott” and “Racists go home” the boisterous throng yelled in unison while corralled behind a metal barrier […]
Defenseman could not put any weight on his right leg while being assisted off the ice after an awkward spill into the side boards following a run-of-the-mill check.
ALISO VIEJO – No. 11 Capistrano Valley cruised to a 52-21 victory over No. 23 Aliso Niguel on Friday to earn at least a share of the Sea View League championship. The win gives the Cougars their second consecutive league championship for the first time since winning three South Coast League titles in a row […]
Steve Bannon, the controversial former strategist for President Donald Trump, told California Republicans on Friday that if they don’t join together to take back the state, they’ll see a breakaway effort to create a sovereign nation. “You are a sanctuary state,” he told a sold-out dinner crowd of about 500 gather at the Marriott Anaheim […]