May 28, 1999
Mike Santo and Larry Larsen have been named to coach the Saddleback College men's and women's swimming and diving teams for the 2000 season. The duo replaces Flip Darr, who retired after 26 years of heading the programs. Santo, who has been the women's water polo coach for the past three seasons, will add the women's swimming and diving team to his coaching duties. He was an assistant under Darr for the past eight seasons.
March 31, 1999
Orange Coast's Ray Bardone leads the decathlon with 3,364 points after completing five events in the first day of the Southern California championship Tuesday at Santa Barbara. In the women's meet, Orange Coast's Lianka Bunnik is 10th with 2,282 points. The competition concludes today. In the Hancock baseball tournament: Cypress 11, Hancock 8--Corey Sullivan had three hits, including a home run, and three RBIs and Brandon Smith had two hits and two RBIs for Cypress (19-6-1).
January 8, 2000 |
Three players from Santa Ana--running back Camron King, offensive lineman Joel Baker and defensive lineman Elia Laeli--were selected to the all-state football team. King, who set Santa Ana's career and single-season rushing records this season, also was named the most valuable offensive player on the Region IV team.
January 15, 1994
San Clemente linebacker Ryan Klaasen has orally committed to Oregon, Triton Coach Mark McElroy said Friday. Klaasen, a two-year starter, was a Times' first-team All-Orange County selection this season. He was twice named to the All-South Coast League team. * Eric Olson, a junior setter on the Irvine Valley volleyball team, has transferred to George Mason and will play this spring, the university announced.
November 8, 1997 |
The last time San Clemente defeated Capistrano Valley was 1978. So it's easy to understand why San Clemente Coach Mark McElroy was so elated following the Tritons' 22-3 South Coast League victory over the Cougars Friday night. "We've been quietly focusing on this game for the last year," McElroy said. San Clemente (6-2-1, 2-1-1) kept its playoff hopes alive by running over the Cougars. The Tritons rushed for 417 yards and didn't allow Capistrano Valley into the end zone all evening.
October 14, 1995 |
All week long, San Clemente Coach Mark McElroy stressed how important Friday's game against Mission Viejo was to his team. He reminded his players that the Tritons had defeated Mission Viejo just once in the past 17 years. Finally, McElroy had hoped that his team would just come out aggresively and attack the Diablos. Mission accomplished.
October 5, 1996 |
Running back Ryan Davis scored three second-half touchdowns to help eighth-ranked San Clemente pull away and defeat Woodbridge, 28-3, in a nonleague game Friday night at San Clemente High. Woodbridge's defense limited the Tritons to one first-half score, a 31-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Chris Hayward to Matt Hall in first quarter. The pass was tipped by a Woodbridge defensive back but Hall grabbed it in the end zone.
September 20, 1997 |
San Clemente Coach Mark McElroy knew his team would face a difficult task Friday night against Orange. For one quarter, the Tritons had all they could handle before scoring 28 consecutive points and posting a 28-7 victory at San Clemente. The Panthers (0-2) took an early 7-0 lead on Chance Perry's 14-yard run with 3:42 left in the first quarter. Orange went 58 yards in seven plays highlighted by a 34-yard completion to Perry from Sean Jones.