September 22, 1993
Richard Smith has been named the boys' basketball coach at Newport Harbor High by Principal Steve Pavich. Smith, 32, a math teacher, coached Servite from 1989-92, and the Friars won the State Division III championship in 1989-90 and the Southern Section Division III-AA title in 1991. He spent last season as an assistant at Cypress. Smith takes over a program that was 12-14 last year and lost in the first round of the playoffs. He replaces Bob Serven, who was fired Aug. 19.
February 22, 1992 |
Newport Harbor's Justin McIntee scored 25 of his game-high 29 points in the second half to lead the Sailors to a 57-47 upset of Sonora in the first round of the Southern Section III-AA playoffs Friday night at Sonora High. McIntee, who also pulled down 13 rebounds, rallied Newport Harbor (11-14) from a 25-20 halftime deficit by hitting 10 of 13 shots in the third and fourth quarters and five of six free throws in the closing minutes. The victory ended the Sailors' seven-game losing streak.
November 23, 1999
Corona del Mar Coach: Paul Orris 1998-99 record: 18-11 League record: 4-6 Kevin Hansen, a 6-4 all-league senior swingman, and Alec Hanson, a 6-0 point guard, return from the team that parlayed a wild-card playoff berth into an appearance in the Southern Section Division III-AA title game. Brooks Morris, a 6-3 senior forward, Elliott Patterson, a 6-3 senior forward/center, and Eric Snell, a 6-2 junior guard, are reserves from last year's team who also return.
November 26, 1993
NEWPORT HARBOR 1992-93 RECORDS OVERALL: 12-14 LEAGUE: 5-9 COACH: Richard Smith RECORD AT SCHOOL: 0-0 RETURNING STARTERS YR. HGT. P Ramy Shoukry Sr. 6-7 C Paul Tayyar Jr. 6-0 G * TOP RETURNER YR. HGT. P Bob Torribio Jr. 6-1 G * TOP NEWCOMERS YR. HGT. P Wes Bedoreck So. 6-5 F Rett Collucio Jr. 6-2 F Juan Orellana Sr. 5-11 G Pat Peikert Jr. 6-5 F Danny Pulido Fr. 6-4 F Will Rankin Jr.
December 14, 1991
1990-91 RECORDS OVERALL LEAGUE 15-12 6-4 COACH RECORD AT SCHOOL Bob Serven 35-19 RETURNING STARTERS YR. HGT. P Mark McAnlis Jr. 6-2 G Justin McIntee Sr. 6-3 F TOP RETURNERS YR. HGT. P Mike Ofer Sr. 6-2 F TOP NEWCOMERS YR. HGT. P Sean Hartman Sr. 6-2 F Todd Jameson Jr. 5-11 G Wade Tift So. 6-1 G Eric Vallely So. 6-0 G OUTLOOK In Serven's first two seasons as coach, the Sailors lost in the second round of the Southern Section playoffs.
December 28, 2000 |
Loara defeated Costa Mesa, 74-56, Wednesday in the quarterfinals of the Orange Holiday Classic at Chapman, giving the Saxons two wins in two tries against the smaller, outmanned Mustangs. "They're just the better team," Costa Mesa Coach Bob Serven said. "We played them twice and lost both times." In the opening game of its own tournament, Loara defeated Costa Mesa, 61-49. The Saxons ended up in the consolation bracket in that one, but now they've reached tonight's championship semifinal at 6:50.