November 26, 1989
Senior Tom Warde scored five goals to lead UC Irvine's water polo team to an 8-7 victory over No. 3 ranked Stanford Saturday to advance to the championship game of the NCAA tournament in Indianapolis. The Anteaters (26-6) will play top-ranked California tonight for the title. The Bears defeated Pepperdine, 10-9, in their semifinal game, Irvine took a 2-0 lead, on goals by sophomore Skylar Putman and freshman Pablo Yrizar.
September 30, 1987
The UC Irvine water polo team, ranked third in the nation, geared up for a big weekend against Stanford (No. 1) and California (No. 2) by easily defeating Cal State Los Angeles, 16-2, in a nonconference match at Heritage Park in Irvine. Junior Kevin Wood led the Anteaters (5-2) with five goals and senior Mike Doting added three. Juniors Tony Bell and John Redd each had two.
October 24, 1986
Six players scored two goals each to help UC Irvine to a 13-5 win over Air Force in a nonconference water polo match Thursday in Heritage Park at Irvine. UCI, ranked No. 7 in the nation, got two goals each from Tom Warde, Dan Smoot, Mike Halphide, John Redd, Kevin Wood and Julian Harvey. UCI (9-8) plays at UC Santa Barbara in a Pacific Coast Athletic Assn. game at noon Saturday. Air Force is 3-11.
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May 29, 1988 |
The 13-foot great white shark snagged by a San Pedro fisherman two weeks ago has finally found a home. At least, its jaws have. John Redd purchased the shark's head as a birthday gift for his wife, Sharon, a collector of shark jaws. The $500 sale brought a sigh of relief to Galletti Bros. Seafoods on Terminal Island, where manager Dino Lauro spent a week trying to get rid of the shark on behalf of the fisherman who caught it.
November 19, 1989
UC Irvine, ranked No. 2 in the nation, stopped a UC Santa Barbara rally to win its final Big West Conference water polo match of the season, 13-11, Saturday at Goleta, Calif. Down 10-4 in the third quarter, Santa Barbara (10-18, 3-7) scored three consecutive goals to tie the match, 10-10. The Anteaters' Dan Smoot, who led all scorers with six goals, then scored two consecutive goals, the last with 4:15 remaining. Seconds later Santa Barbara's Brian Ballard scored to make it 12-11.
October 9, 1995 |
My complaints about our new dog, Lili, who seems to be a miniature Doberman, have brought much sympathy from others similarly distressed and much advice. You may remember that Lili, a very high-spirited dog, chews on anything loose she can find in the house--including shoes, socks, undergarments and books.