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The Jericho runners: pandemic doesn’t slow Mira Costa High track stars
 May 6, 2020  Kevin Cody

The Jericho runners: pandemic doesn’t slow Mira Costa High track stars

Last Friday, the Bay League High School Track and Field Finals were to be held under the lights at the Redondo Union High Sea Hawk Bowl. For most of the runners, the finals would be their last track meet. For top runners, like Mira Costa senior miler Billy Atkinson, league finals would be a last chance to set a school record and catch the attention of college coaches.  …

Promising Mira Costa, Redondo Union prep seasons spiked
 April 17, 2020  Kevin Cody

Promising Mira Costa, Redondo Union prep seasons spiked

The Mira Costa boys volleyball team began the 2020 season ranked number one in the CIF Southern Section. The team quickly justified the ranking with an opening, 10-0 run. Then, as it did for all other prep teams in California, their season ended.…

Coach Palisin earns degree, goes to Oxford, leads team to playoffs
 April 1, 2020  Kevin Cody

Coach Palisin earns degree, goes to Oxford, leads team to playoffs

Five years ago Chris Palisin charted a mid-life course-correction that paid off big-time for himself -- and for Oxford Academy, the academic powerhouse in Cypress where the long-time Hermosa Beach resident was named the new head basketball coach last spring.…

County bans beach volleyball, Hermosa Beach resident rescues nets
 March 20, 2020  Kevin Cody

County bans beach volleyball, Hermosa Beach resident rescues nets

Hermosa residents saves beach volleyball nets from being hauled off in County pick-up trucks.…

Coach Perkinson, Costa soccer  move on to State with CIF title

Coach Perkinson, Costa soccer move on to State with CIF title

by Kimberly Dester In a dominant win on Saturday, Mira Costa High School’s girl’s soccer team took home the CIF Division 2 championship. The victory…

 Kevin Cody

Bonner improves time to win 40th Annual American Martyrs 5K in Manhattan Beach

Bonner improves time to win 40th Annual American Martyrs 5K in Manhattan Beach

Over 700 runners competed in the 40th Annual American Martyrs 5K in Manhattan Beach. The racefollowed by the First Annual American Martyrs Health Expo.

 Kevin Cody

Hermosa Beach Little League renames East Field after former player Logan Goodwin

Hermosa Beach Little League renames East Field after former player Logan Goodwin

East Field at the Clark Stadium in Hermosa Beach was renamed Logan Goodwin Field during Saturday’s Opening Day ceremonies. The former Hermosa Little Leaguer died two years ago in a skiing accident.

 Paul Teetor

Playoff run ends, Mustang look to players returning next year

Playoff run ends, Mustang look to players returning next year

by Paul Teetor It’s a basketball debate as old as the 3-point shot itself. If your team is down by 3 points with less than a minute to play, should you shoot a 3 to tie the score and force overtime? If you miss, the game is probably over. Or should you go for a […]

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