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May 16, 2003
The Laguna Beach High boys' volleyball team will begin play tonight in the opening round of the CIF Southern Section Division II playoffs. The Breakers host El Modena of the Century League in a match scheduled for a 7 p.m. start at Dugger Gym. Laguna is the No. 2 seed out of the Pacific Coast League. The Breakers are making their 30th consecutive CIF playoff appearance. In its previous 29 years of postseason competition, Laguna has posted a 63-24 record and has reached the quarterfinal round or beyond on 22 occasions.
NEWS
December 31, 2004
WEEK OF DEC. 31-JAN. 6 MONDAY JV Boys' Basketball (7 p.m.) Laguna at Edison TUESDAY Girls' Soccer (3:15 p.m.) Laguna at El Modena JV Soccer (3:15 p.m.) Laguna at El Modena Frosh/Soph Soccer (4:30 p.m.) Laguna at El Modena Girls' Basketball (7 p.m.) Newport Harbor at Laguna JV Basketball (5:30 p.m.) Newport Harbor at Laguna Boys' Basketball (7 p.m.)
NEWS
January 3, 2003
TUESDAY Girls' soccer (3:15 p.m.) Laguna at Sage Hill Frosh/Soph girls' soccer (3:15 p.m.) Sage Hill at Laguna Boys' soccer (6 p.m.) Laguna at Valley Christian JV boys' soccer (4:30 p.m.) Laguna at Valley Christian Girls' basketball (7 p.m.) Laguna at Newport Harbor JV girls' basketball (5:30 a.m.) Laguna at Newport Harbor Boys' basketball (7 p.m.) Laguna at El Modena JV boys' basketball (5:30 p.m.)
NEWS
March 25, 2005
The Waves, an All-Net eighth-grade boys' team from Laguna Beach, caught March Madness fever last weekend by winning two games at the National Junior Basketball Sectional Tournament. The Waves, coached by longtime local youth basketball coach Randy Marquette, held on for a hard-fought, 58-54 victory over the El Modena Runnin' Rebels in Whittier, then came back later the same day to roll past South Coast, 62-40, in a game played in La Habra. The two wins advances the Waves to the national tournament, which will be held from April 1 to 3 at UC Irvine.
NEWS
May 16, 2003
In a key match that would determine the Pacific Coast League's No. 2 entry into the CIF Southern Section Division II volleyball playoffs, visiting Laguna Beach came back from a game one fiasco to defeat University, 3-15, 15-10, 15-10, 15-11. The Breakers and Trojans both finished league play tied for second place, each with 7-3 records. Laguna, however, will carry the PCL's No. 2 seed into tonight's first-round playoff match by virtue of its 5-4 edge in games won between the two schools this season.
NEWS
December 3, 2004
Mike Sciacca Giovanni Vlahos' first game as head coach of the Laguna Beach High boys' soccer team could not have gone any better. Tuesday at Guyer Field, Laguna paired a potent offense with a stingy defense and the result was a 5-0 nonleague victory over Saddleback Valley Christian in the season opener for both schools. Adam Turbi led Laguna with two goals. Derek LeBon, Brenden Hexberg and Pablo Ramirez each scored one goal. "I feel so proud of the squad for going out there and working hard for 80 minutes," Vlahos said.
NEWS
January 10, 2003
Mike Sciacca Having compiled one the program's best nonleague records in recent years, Laguna Beach High's boys' basketball team has now focused all of its attention to the start of the 2003 Pacific Coast League race. It's an interesting start, too, as the Breakers launch league play Wednesday by hosting rival Corona del Mar at 7 p.m. "It's an exciting way to open up league play," Laguna coach Rob Cullinan said of the impending Breakers-Sea Kings showdown.
SPORTS
By By Mike Sciacca | December 23, 2005
Laguna Beach goes 3-1 at San Clemente tournament.A week after laying claim to one of the county's most prestigious girls' water polo tournaments, the Villa Park Classic, the Laguna Beach Breakers came up short in their bid to win the San Clemente Tournament. Laguna won its first two matches but fell to Capistrano Valley, 7-6, in the semifinals. The Breakers bounced back to take the third-place game by routing Pacific Coast League rival Tesoro, 12-2. In the loss to Capistrano Valley, Laguna took a 6-4 lead into the fourth quarter, but couldn't maintain it. "Champions are made and championships are won with defense," Laguna coach Rick McKee said.
SPORTS
By Matt Szabo | April 23, 2010
The Laguna Beach High boys? volleyball team got a nice break from Orange Coast League play, as well as a good challenge, Monday night when the Breakers hosted El Modena. The Breakers topped the Vanguards, 25-19, 19-25, 25-19, 25-16. El Modena is ranked No. 8 in the CIF Southern Section Division II coaches? poll; Laguna Beach is No. 2. ?I hope to able to repeat this type of match during our league season in the coming years,? Coach Lance Stewart said. ?It?s good for us. It?
SPORTS
April 18, 2008
Getting key sweeps from its top two doubles teams Tuesday, the Laguna Beach boys’ tennis team was able to post an 11-7 Orange Coast League win over visiting Estancia. Sweeps by the No. 1 team of Jared Berkson and Sean Ochwat (6-3, 6-3, 6-1) and No. 2 Noah Michelson/Graham Unterberger (6-1, 6-0, 6-0) propelled Laguna to their fifth league win without a loss. Mikey Rubel and Paul Salomon, at No. 3, also picked up a point in doubles play. In singles action, No. 2 Benito Romeo won two sets (6-2, 6-4, 4-6)
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SPORTS
By Matt Szabo | April 23, 2010
The Laguna Beach High boys? volleyball team got a nice break from Orange Coast League play, as well as a good challenge, Monday night when the Breakers hosted El Modena. The Breakers topped the Vanguards, 25-19, 19-25, 25-19, 25-16. El Modena is ranked No. 8 in the CIF Southern Section Division II coaches? poll; Laguna Beach is No. 2. ?I hope to able to repeat this type of match during our league season in the coming years,? Coach Lance Stewart said. ?It?s good for us. It?
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SPORTS
April 18, 2008
Getting key sweeps from its top two doubles teams Tuesday, the Laguna Beach boys’ tennis team was able to post an 11-7 Orange Coast League win over visiting Estancia. Sweeps by the No. 1 team of Jared Berkson and Sean Ochwat (6-3, 6-3, 6-1) and No. 2 Noah Michelson/Graham Unterberger (6-1, 6-0, 6-0) propelled Laguna to their fifth league win without a loss. Mikey Rubel and Paul Salomon, at No. 3, also picked up a point in doubles play. In singles action, No. 2 Benito Romeo won two sets (6-2, 6-4, 4-6)
SPORTS
By By Mike Sciacca | December 23, 2005
Laguna Beach goes 3-1 at San Clemente tournament.A week after laying claim to one of the county's most prestigious girls' water polo tournaments, the Villa Park Classic, the Laguna Beach Breakers came up short in their bid to win the San Clemente Tournament. Laguna won its first two matches but fell to Capistrano Valley, 7-6, in the semifinals. The Breakers bounced back to take the third-place game by routing Pacific Coast League rival Tesoro, 12-2. In the loss to Capistrano Valley, Laguna took a 6-4 lead into the fourth quarter, but couldn't maintain it. "Champions are made and championships are won with defense," Laguna coach Rick McKee said.
NEWS
March 25, 2005
The Waves, an All-Net eighth-grade boys' team from Laguna Beach, caught March Madness fever last weekend by winning two games at the National Junior Basketball Sectional Tournament. The Waves, coached by longtime local youth basketball coach Randy Marquette, held on for a hard-fought, 58-54 victory over the El Modena Runnin' Rebels in Whittier, then came back later the same day to roll past South Coast, 62-40, in a game played in La Habra. The two wins advances the Waves to the national tournament, which will be held from April 1 to 3 at UC Irvine.
NEWS
December 31, 2004
WEEK OF DEC. 31-JAN. 6 MONDAY JV Boys' Basketball (7 p.m.) Laguna at Edison TUESDAY Girls' Soccer (3:15 p.m.) Laguna at El Modena JV Soccer (3:15 p.m.) Laguna at El Modena Frosh/Soph Soccer (4:30 p.m.) Laguna at El Modena Girls' Basketball (7 p.m.) Newport Harbor at Laguna JV Basketball (5:30 p.m.) Newport Harbor at Laguna Boys' Basketball (7 p.m.)
NEWS
December 3, 2004
Mike Sciacca Giovanni Vlahos' first game as head coach of the Laguna Beach High boys' soccer team could not have gone any better. Tuesday at Guyer Field, Laguna paired a potent offense with a stingy defense and the result was a 5-0 nonleague victory over Saddleback Valley Christian in the season opener for both schools. Adam Turbi led Laguna with two goals. Derek LeBon, Brenden Hexberg and Pablo Ramirez each scored one goal. "I feel so proud of the squad for going out there and working hard for 80 minutes," Vlahos said.
NEWS
May 16, 2003
The Laguna Beach High boys' volleyball team will begin play tonight in the opening round of the CIF Southern Section Division II playoffs. The Breakers host El Modena of the Century League in a match scheduled for a 7 p.m. start at Dugger Gym. Laguna is the No. 2 seed out of the Pacific Coast League. The Breakers are making their 30th consecutive CIF playoff appearance. In its previous 29 years of postseason competition, Laguna has posted a 63-24 record and has reached the quarterfinal round or beyond on 22 occasions.
NEWS
May 16, 2003
In a key match that would determine the Pacific Coast League's No. 2 entry into the CIF Southern Section Division II volleyball playoffs, visiting Laguna Beach came back from a game one fiasco to defeat University, 3-15, 15-10, 15-10, 15-11. The Breakers and Trojans both finished league play tied for second place, each with 7-3 records. Laguna, however, will carry the PCL's No. 2 seed into tonight's first-round playoff match by virtue of its 5-4 edge in games won between the two schools this season.
NEWS
March 14, 2003
Having clinched the eighth-grade All-Net division championship the previous week, Laguna Beach didn't rest on its laurels when it took on El Modena Hills during last Sunday's regular season finale. Instead, Laguna was running on all cylinders and went out to rout the visitors, 66-32, at Laguna Beach High. The victory gave Laguna a final overall record of 13-1. In other games: Division 3 Laguna Beach 38, El Toro 26 One week after beating El Modena Hills, 36-30, Laguna came back to down El Toro in the Division III Premiere bracket consolation championship game.
NEWS
January 31, 2003
With its entire lineup contributing to the cause, Laguna Beach's eighth-grade All-Net boys' team routed El Modena Hills, 58-32, in a National Junior Basketball game played at Laguna Beach High. Six players scored for Laguna, which improved its overall record to 6-1. Bobby Monroe led the balanced attack, his strong, inside game yielding 19 points and 11 rebounds. Guard Ian Butters' outstanding, all-around effort included 15 points -- which included three three-point baskets -- seven assists, four rebounds and three steals.
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