March 12, 1998 |
Marina (28-4) vs. Harbor City Narbonne (26-4) 7:30 TONIGHT NARBONNE HIGH Narbonne is ranked sixth in the nation and No. 2 in the state, and is coming off a 61-47 victory over Long Beach Wilson in the first round of the Southern California playoffs. The Gauchos, the L.A. City Section champion, beat San Clemente at the Marina tournament in December, 42-39, in a game in which San Clemente missed its first 21 shots.
February 7, 1996 |
Everyone knew the Sunset League was tough. How tough? Today there's a three-way tie for first place with one game left. Edison got 26 points from all-county player Marie Philman, but was saved by Carey Bartling's career-high 14 as the seventh-ranked Chargers scored a 66-57 victory over No. 4 Marina. Both are tied with sixth-ranked Fountain Valley. Edison (18-7, 7-2 in league), vying for its first title since 1987, plays Thursday against the league's fourth top-10 team, No.
December 1, 1994
MARINA 1993-94 RECORDS OVERALL LEAGUE 20-7 12-2 COACH RECORD AT SCHOOL Pete Bonny 108-31 RETURNING STARTERS YR. HGT. P Sonya Bryant Jr. 5-10 F Michelle Matus Sr. 5-10 F Norie Nakase Sr. 5-3 G Shandy Robbins Sr. 6-0 F TOP RETURNERS YR. HGT. P Casie Eury Sr. 5-9 F Aya Okazoe Sr. 5-5 G Gaby Reyes Sr. 5-6 G Lori Sipkovich Sr. 5-6 G TOP NEWCOMERS YR. HGT. P Kirsten Cappel Jr. 6-2 F Marisa Emde So. 5-6 G Natalie Nakase Fr. 5-2 G Adria Sortino So.
February 18, 1996 |
Angie Polk's three-point basket with 61 seconds left stopped a Marina rally as Cerritos eliminated the Vikings, 56-51, in a second-round Southern Section Division I-A girls' basketball playoff game Saturday night at Cerritos. Natalie Nakase scored on a three-pointer to move the Vikings within one, 52-51, before Polk's shot gave the Dons a comfortable lead. Marina (22-5) last took the lead midway in the second quarter, 22-21, but stayed within striking distance for most of the game.
December 3, 1995
In another Lady Centurion game: Sonora 69, Santa Ana 40--Aiyana Nash had 28 points for Sonora (4-1) in the third-place game. In the Carson City (Nev.) tournament: Marina 55, Carson City 53--Adria Sortino, the tournament MVP, scored 19 points to lead Marina (4-0) to the championship. Sonya Bryant added 12 points and was named to the all-tournament team along with Kirsten Cappel and Natalie Nakase.
April 16, 1998
BOYS *--* Player School Ht. Yr. Ricky Duff Manual Arts 6-7 Sr. Marc Edwards Dorsey 6-2 Sr. Anthony Garrison Crenshaw 6-6 Sr. Deon Green Los Angeles 6-3 Sr. Brandon Hawkins Crenshaw 6-3 Sr. Dalron Johnson Verbum Dei 6-9 Jr. B.J. Laffitte Washington 6-3 Sr. Ronell Mingo Fremont 6-7 Sr. Marlon Parmer Verbum Dei 6-3 Jr. Curtis Slaughter Washington 6-5 Sr. *--* * Player of year: Deon Green, Los Angeles GIRLS *--* Player School Ht. Yr. LeAnne Bennett Ribet Academy 6-0 Sr.
March 11, 1998
Stockdale High School did what no other team in the playoffs has done so far, slow down Marina guard Natalie Nakase. But the Mustangs paid the price. Junior forward Chanda McLeod scored a career-high 27 points, junior guard Karyn Fierst had 14 and sophomore forward Nikki Lee scored 13 to help Marina take a 72-58 victory in the opening round of the Southern California Division I girls' basketball regionals Tuesday night.