March 6, 1996 |
With a key player out, Brea Olinda needed a hero. Catherine Solorio stepped up for the Ladycats. Brea Olinda advanced to the second round of the Southern California Regional Division II girls' basketball championships Tuesday with a 63-49 come-from-behind victory against Riverside North behind a team effort and a spark by Solorio. They will host Ocean View on Thursday.
March 15, 1998
Diamond Bar 4, Brea Olinda 0--Diamond Bar built a four-run lead after the second inning and went on to win the championship game. Brea Olinda falls to 3-2. Esperanza 2, Lakewood St. Joseph's 0--Jamie Van Kleesbeak allowed two hits and struck out seven as the Aztecs (4-1) defeated St. Joseph's (2-3) in the fifth-place game. Melissa Fox had a run-scoring triple to key the Esperanza attack. In the Covina Western Christian softball tournament: Whittier Christian 1, St.
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May 16, 2007 |
Supt. Tim Harvey, who has led the Brea Olinda Unified School District for six years, announced Tuesday that he would retire in December. "The District is in a good place right now and the time is right for me to move to a new phase of my professional and personal life," Harvey stated in a news release. Harvey, who has worked in the district for 20 years, was previously a teacher and administrator in Orange and La Habra.
October 5, 1996 |
Matt Calcevich threw three touchdown passes to Guillermo Esparza to lead Brea Olinda to a 31-20 nonleague victory over Katella Friday at Brea Olinda High School. Esparza's 19-yard touchdown catch with 2:43 left clinched the victory. He finished with seven receptions for 165 yards. Calcevich completed eight of 13 passes for 194 yards, as the Wildcats rolled up 459 yards in offense. The Wildcats (1-3) took advantage of Katella mistakes and led, 14-0, at halftime.
March 4, 2011
FRIDAY'S GAMES Boys SOUTHERN SECTION DIVISION 5A Van Nuys Montclair Prep (23-8) vs. Chatsworth Sierra Canyon (24-5), 5 p.m. at Santa Ana Mater Dei ? These two Alpha League teams split in league play, but Sierra Canyon won, 68-51, on Feb. 8 and has the physical advantage with a group of talented young players, led by sophomore guard Jahmel Taylor (21.6 points). Montclair Prep, going for its fifth section title, has to deal with Sierra Canyon's full-court press.
December 19, 1999 |
Brea Olinda opened an 11-point lead after a quarter, then saw it slip away and lost to Copperas Cove of Texas, 55-44, Saturday in the second round of the Santa Barbara Tournament of Champions. It was the second year in a row the Ladycats lost to Copperas Cove, the defending champions in the tournament's National Championship Division. Brea Olinda, top-ranked in Orange County, fell to 8-2.
September 29, 2000 |
Steve Stagnaro passed for 148 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Wildcats at Brea. Brea Olinda (3-1) started fast by recovering a blocked punt by Mike Chu in the first quarter at the Katella 27. The Wildcats scored three plays later on Manny Gutierrez's 15-yard run to take a 7-0 lead. Gutierrez rushed for 79 yards and scored two touchdowns.
April 21, 1999 |
Brea Olinda baseball Coach Steve Hiskey was nailed in the back by an errant throw during pregame warmups, and that was far from the last Wildcat miscue on Tuesday. Brea Olinda committed six errors--three by center fielder Nick Stagnaro--to gift-wrap a 13-6 victory Orange League victory for host Valencia. It was the third consecutive league loss for the defending league champions, who are two games behind the first-place Tigers. "Six errors?
November 1, 1997 |
Eric Albrecht's two-yard touchdown run with one minute left in the game capped an 84-yard drive and propelled Brea Olinda to a 17-14 Orange League victory over host Western Friday night. The victory also gave the Wildcats (7-1, 3-0 in league) sole possession of first place in the league.