CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 2, 1996
Thirteen students from the 47th Congressional District have won appointment to the U.S. service academies' class of 2000, Rep. Christopher Cox announced. They are: * Air Force Academy, James Do of Anaheim; and William Hartman and Mark McGill, both of Irvine. * Military Academy, Joseph Howard of Lake Forest; Matt Mason of El Toro; and Markus Garza and Casey Markovitz, both of Orange. * Naval Academy, Shannon Filbin of Irvine; Ricia Gonnering of Mission Viejo; R.
September 15, 1994
In other nonleague water polo: Brea-Olinda 13, Laguna Beach 5--The fifth-ranked Wildcats scored 10 first-half goals in their victory over Laguna Beach (4-1). Brea-Olinda (2-0), ranked first in Division VI, was led by Tad Murphy with five goals and Mo Degenhardt with three. Goalie Tim Bischel had 12 saves for the Wildcats. Cypress 18, Downey Warren 12--Dave Watkins had seven goals and Erik Sandvig had four to lead host Cypress (1-0) in its opening game of the season.
November 4, 1997 |
A weekly look at the college progress of former Orange County prep athletes. AIR FORCE WATER POLO * County connection: There are seven local players at Air Force. Jay Reaves is from El Toro, Rob Mattivi and Matt Mountcastle are from Servite, Mark McGill is from University, Chad Simendinger and Dave Slavich are from Esperanza and Brent Reimer is from Brea Olinda. * Worth noting: Reaves, a senior driver, is team captain for Air Force (9-12).
February 14, 1985 |
For the third straight year after a New Year's Day bowl appearance, UCLA's football team has traded on its good reputation to get letters of intent from a strong group of high school prospects. Once again, the Bruins' crop of recruits ranks among the best in the nation. Of the 22 players who signed letters of intent with UCLA Wednesday, three are high school All-American linemen, and five were listed among the Best in the West. The 1985 class is long on big linemen.
September 22, 1994
Amanda Hastings-Phillips swept at singles, 6-1, 6-0, 6-0, as No. 1 Laguna Beach survived a scare to defeat No. 10 Corona del Mar, 10-8, in a nonleague girls tennis match Wednesday at Laguna Beach. Laguna Beach's No. 3 doubles team, Summer Terry and Kim Woodhouse, beat Jenny Glasgow and Christie O'Meara, Corona del Mar's No. 1 duo, to give the Artists the winning margin.
August 22, 1987 |
Terry Donahue, never one to rush a decision on a starting quarterback, is no different this season. The UCLA football coach keeps talking about platooning juniors Troy Aikman and Brendan McCracken, listed as co-No. 1s on the depth chart, or using one of them as "kind of a sixth man." "We're going to play two or more players at every other position and yet, Aikman and McCracken are better performers at their position than many of our second-string kids at other positions," Donahue said Friday.