Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Basketball, running, volleyball, yoga and more

Running: The annual winter Manhattan Beach Glowtide 5K will take place Saturday, Dec. 22 beginning at 5:30 p.m. The race begins and ends under the Holiday lights of the Manhattan Beach Pier. Participants receive glow necklaces and Beachy T-shirts. Unique wooly hats are awarded to the top 5 finishers. Following the 5K will be the […]

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Homeless Mustangs lose to Loyola in battle on the hardwood

Homeless Mustangs lose to Loyola in battle on the hardwood

By Paul Teetor   It’s tough being a homeless basketball team – even when your next-door neighbor lets you use the spare bedroom. The Mira Costa boys basketball team, fresh off two consecutive losses in its own Pacific Shores tournament, took to the road Friday for what is expected to be 18-24 months of playing […]

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Beach Cities Sports: Football, running, tennis, volleyball, yoga and more

Beach Cities Sports: Football, running, tennis, volleyball, yoga and more

  Football: Thor K. Reneau, a junior defensive end at Redondo Union High School has been selected to participate in the 2019 National Combine at the All-American Bowl from Jan. 3 – 5, 2019. The event will be held at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.   Tennis: The 3rd Annual Mason Zisette Memorial Cup […]

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Mira Costa boys, Redondo girls soccer teams ranked in CIF top ten

Mira Costa boys, Redondo girls soccer teams ranked in CIF top ten

by Randy Angel Soccer season is underway with the Mira Costa boys and Redondo girls squads earning top-10 rankings in their respective CIF-Southern Section polls. Mira Costa’s boys are ranked No. 8 in Division 1, winning their first two contests beginning with a 4-1 victory over Santa Monica. Josh Gaudiano scored twice, Dillan Argue recorded […]

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Costa boys, Redondo girls show improvement as hoops season progresses

Costa boys, Redondo girls show improvement as hoops season progresses

by Paul Teetor   In the 65-year history of Mira Costa’s Fisher Gymnasium – soon to be gone but not forgotten, much like beloved former principal Carl Fisher — this had to be one of the most encouraging losses ever suffered by the Mustangs’ boys basketball team. After all, the Friday night semifinal of the […]

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Walsh Jennings’ p1440 series concludes in Huntington Beach this weekend

Walsh Jennings’ p1440 series concludes in Huntington Beach this weekend

by Randy Angel With her eye on winning an unprecedented fourth Olympic gold medal at the 2020 games in Tokyo, Kerri Walsh Jennings’ activity on the sand court has exceeded her own personal training. Along with her husband Casey Jennings, Kerri has created the p1440 event series which wraps up its inaugural season Thursday through […]

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Mira Costa girls place 3rd in Division 1 State cross country championships

Mira Costa girls place 3rd in Division 1 State cross country championships

by Randy Angel Competing in the highly competitive CIF-Southern Section Division 1, Mira Costa’s girls cross country team finished the season with a 3rd-place finish at the State Championships held at Woodward Park in Fresno. The team was ranked fourth entering the State Championship so a 3rd-place finish was quite an accomplishment according to Mira […]

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Mira Costa boys, girls basketball teams in tournament play

Mira Costa boys, girls basketball teams in tournament play

By Randy Angel Mira Costa’s boys basketball team is hosting its own version of the Pacific Shores Tournament this week culminating with the finals on Saturday. With new head coach Neal Perlmutter, Mira Costa is off to a fast start this season with a 6-1 record including a 65-43 victory over Golden Valley on Monday […]

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Beach Cities Sports: Basketball, running, tennis, volleyball, yoga and more

Tennis: The 3rd Annual Mason Zisette Memorial Cup will be held Dec. 6-9 at the Peninsula Racquet Club (PRC) in Palos Verdes. This USTA sanctioned tennis tournament awards prizes to all division winners and includes a tournament sponsor T-shirt and swag bag to all participants. For more information, visit peninsularacquetclub.com. To register, visit https://m.tennislink.usta.com/tournamentsearch.   […]

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Redondo girls basketball team off to a fast start

Redondo girls basketball team off to a fast start

By Randy Angel Redondo didn’t miss a beat in its season opener routing defending CIF Division 1 champion West Torrance 82-48 in the Battle at the Beach tournament. This season, Redondo has moved up into Division 1 after winning the CIF Division 2AA and State Division 2 titles last year. With 12 returning players, the […]

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Mira Costa, PV boys and girls teams advance to State Cross Country championships

Mira Costa, PV boys and girls teams advance to State Cross Country championships

By Randy Angel Competing in the highly competitive CIF Division 1, Mira Costa’s boys and girls team will lead a large group of South Bay runners who qualified for the CIF State Championships to be held Saturday at Woodward Park in Fresno. Mira Costa’s girls team placed 3rd in the CIF-Southern Section Finals at Riverside […]

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Redondo falls to Bishop Montgomery in own boys basketball tournament

Redondo falls to Bishop Montgomery in own boys basketball tournament

By Paul Teetor Ryse Williams, who was always all about optimism, hitting clutch shots and making the next winning play, must have been smiling from above at what was happening at the tournament named after him. His Sea Hawks were all tied up with the big boys from the neighborhood with just one quarter to […]

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Palos Verdes leads local teams into CIF football championships

Palos Verdes leads local teams into CIF football championships

by Randy Angel After pleading with Palos Verdes head coach Guy Gardner, quarterback Jake Jellison received approval to try a trick play. Trailing host Glendora by one point with just over two minutes remaining and facing a 3rd-and-7 from the Tartan’s 9-yard line, Julian Alessi received a pitchout but stopped and threw back to Jellison […]

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Beach Cities Sports: Running, volleyball, yachting, yoga and more

Beach Cities Sports: Running, volleyball, yachting, yoga and more

  Yachting: The King Harbor Yacht Club Youth Team captured the J/70 Youth Championship Sunday after 21 races in St. Petersburg, FL. Team members Kyle Collins, Brock Paquin, River Paquin and Justin Zmina won the title with 37 points, defeating Little Traverse Yacht Club (54) and Chicago Yacht Club (79).   Running:  The 39th annual […]

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Redondo girls basketball team hosts West in Battle at the Beach tournament opener

Redondo girls basketball team hosts West in Battle at the Beach tournament opener

By Randy Angel Redondo will host its second basketball tournament in two weeks when the girls hit the hardwood for the Battle at the Beach tournament beginning Monday with the finals set for Saturday, Nov. 24. Redondo is in the 12-team Platinum Division and opens with West Torrance at 7:30 p.m. on Monday. Redondo will […]

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