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 Paul Teetor

Redondo boys win seventh straight Bay League basketball championship

Redondo boys win seventh straight Bay League basketball championship

By Paul Teetor A star was born – for at least a day – Thursday night. It’s every end-of-the-bench scrub’s dream scenario, the fantasy that keeps them going through practice after dreary practice and endless games where they sit and watch: Come off the bench, hit the big shot, win the big game, take home […]

 Randy Angel

Mira Costa, Redondo teams prepare for winter season playoffs

Mira Costa, Redondo teams prepare for winter season playoffs

by Randy Angel Local teams are gearing up for next week’s playoff action with many teams ranked in the top 10 in their respective divisions, including Mira Costa boys soccer, girls soccer, and girls water polo along with Redondo girls basketball, girls soccer and girls water polo. Redondo’s girls basketball team (No. 5, Div. 1) […]

 Randy Angel

Mira Costa wrestling teams prepare for tough postseason on the mat

Mira Costa wrestling teams prepare for tough postseason on the mat

by Randy Angel Mira Costa’s boys and girls wrestling teams are set to showcase their athletic ability as the postseason is underway. The Lady Mustangs have enjoyed a successful season and are led by two returning State Qualifiers in Allysa Nocum and Vivian Ramirez. The team is coming off a first-place finish at the Brea […]

 Randy Angel

Redondo Union begins challenging baseball season with tough non-league foes

Redondo Union begins challenging baseball season with tough non-league foes

by Randy Angel After having only one senior starter in 2018, Redondo’s baseball team is loaded with talented seniors this season and will vie for a Bay League title with rival and defending champion Mira Costa. “We have a good club that is led by senior shortstop Christian Dicochea (5’11”, 170 lbs.) who will be […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Beach tennis, flag football, running, yoga and more

Beach Cities Sports: Beach tennis, flag football, running, yoga and more

  Fundraising: Redondo Union’s baseball program is hosting a blood drive for Cedars-Sinai in honor of Eric Grace, the father of two RUHS baseball players, who had a successful heart and kidney transplant in December. Held Saturday, Feb. 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the mobile unit will be located behind the tennis courts […]

 Randy Angel

Mira Costa boys, girls seeking Bay League soccer championships

Mira Costa boys, girls seeking Bay League soccer championships

By Randy Angel Entering the final week of the regular season, Mira Costa’s boys and soccer teams look ready to claim Bay League titles but it won’t come easy. Mira Costa’s girls squad has an impressive 16-3-1 record after a 3-2 victory over Palos Verdes on Tuesday. The Mustangs will face Leuzinger and Centennial before […]

 Randy Angel

Redondo takes charge in Bay League boys basketball race, Costa tied for second

Redondo takes charge in Bay League boys basketball race, Costa tied for second

By Paul Teetor         All season long senior guard Mike Solimando’s role on the Redondo boys basketball team has been clear: be the first player off the bench, launch a couple of three-pointers to give the Sea Hawk’s offense a jolt, and head back to the bench to await his next turn on the court. […]

 Randy Angel

Mira Costa girls defeat Redondo in first of two water polo duals

Mira Costa girls defeat Redondo in first of two water polo duals

By Randy Angel Mira Costa’s girls water polo team defeated rival Redondo 6-3, scoring four goals in the third period for the win and taking sole possession of first place in the Bay League. Mira Costa is ranked No. 3 in CIF-SS Division 2 while Redondo dropped to No. 5. The teams meet again on […]