February 16, 2012
'Gallery' opening was a hot social event The one-night-only opening of "The Dolphin Gallery" at Top of the World Elementary School was a success. On Feb. 10, more than 330 Laguna Beach families attended Arts Night at the school, which transformed the school's multipurpose room into a makeshift art gallery with visual arts pieces shown off by every student in the school. There was also live entertainment provided by students, a potluck dessert and crafts tables for younger kids to make art projects.
September 27, 2002
Tryouts for youngsters interested in playing basketball for Laguna Beach's All-Net National Junior Basketball teams will be held at Laguna Beach High's Dugger Gym the first two Sundays in October. The All-Net teams are open to boys and girls in third through eighth grade. The first tryout session, slated for Oct. 6, will run between 6-7 p.m., for boys and girls in third through fifth grade. On Sunday, Oct. 13, the second tryout will run between 6-7 p.m. for boys and girls in sixth through eighth grade.
January 27, 2006
Laguna High boys', girls' teams look strong as they cruise to easy league victories.The Laguna Beach High boys' basketball team worked its way back into the win column Wednesday when it routed host Beckman, 57-23, in Pacific Coast League action. The Breakers controlled the game early and improved to 2-5 in league. Both victories have come at the expense of Beckman. The entire Laguna lineup got into the scoring act, paced by 22 points by Cheyne Martin. Ryan Lawler scored nine points and had six rebounds, and Jeff Clark and Bobby Monroe each scored seven points.
November 28, 2008
GIRLS Head Coach: Jon Hendrickson (2nd year, 13-14) Staff: Sean Mehegan, Ana Lopez Last year?s record: 13-14 League record/finish: 6-3/second 2008 CIF results: Reached second round of Division V playoffs. Program tidbits: Breakers beat Orange Coast League champion Costa Mesa by one point on their home floor and went on to win a first-round home CIF playoff game. Returning starters: Emily Writer, Soph. G/F, second-team all-league; Sam Garner, Soph.
December 20, 2012
Twelve games into the 2012-13 season, and Laguna Beach High boys' basketball coach Bret Fleming says he's still mystified by his team. The Breakers have won seven of those 12 outings and most recently wrapped play Saturday at the Irvine World News/Gary Raya Classic. They started off dubiously at the tournament, losing consecutive games to Woodbridge (52-42) and Tesoro (60-52). They regrouped to defeat Esperanza (70-58) and Edison (60-54) in succession, but in the fifth-place game Saturday, lost, 54-45, to Northwood.
November 8, 2012
The resolve and fortitude displayed by the Laguna Beach High girls' basketball team last year, could pay dividends for the Breakers in the upcoming 2012-13 season. Last winter, the Breakers went through an 0-18 season. Seven players from that team return and second-year head coach Mark Lewis welcomes the return of one player from the 2010-11 season, plus eight freshman, to this year's squad. The Breakers get their first court experience together next week, when they go up against Crean Lutheran of Irvine in a 7 p.m. home scrimmage Thursday . The schedule also has the Breakers playing in holiday tournaments at Oxford Academy and Desert Christian.
January 10, 2013
Thirteen turned out to be a lucky number for the Laguna Beach High girls' basketball team. The Breakers played their first game of the New Year on Tuesday and earned their 13th victory by handling visiting Saddleback, 61-12, in an Orange Coast League opener for both teams at Dugger Gym. Jackie Cenan led the scoring with 30 points and Mandi Wisbaum hit three, three-pointers and finished with 21 points. Alexandra Lewis and Francesca Cecutti led the Breakers, who improved to 13-1 overall, in defensive rebounding.
November 26, 2004
Mike Sciacca The 2004-05 boys' and girls' prep basketball season is in full swing, as the Laguna Beach programs are completing their second full week of practice in preparation to the start of nonleague and tournament play, which gets underway Monday. Below is a capsule look at Laguna's girls' and boys' varsity basketball teams: Girls' Basketball 2004-05 Head coach: Stacy Howard Year at school: 4th League: Pacific Coast 2003-04 record: 11-12 overall League standing: 5-5; third 2004 CIF results: Lost first-round Division IVAA to Palos Verdes, 54-52.
January 21, 2005
Mike Sciacca After suffering a tough loss to Northwood High on the opening night of the Pacific Coast League boys' basketball race on Jan. 7, Laguna Beach responded by winning its next two games. The Breakers won at Calvary Chapel, 67-59, then won on the road at Tesoro, 62-48. The two wins put Laguna Beach at 2-1 in league play heading into this week's league clashes with University Wednesday and today at Corona del Mar. The Breakers trailed most of the way against Calvary Chapel but outscored the host Eagles, 22-7, in the fourth quarter.