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Sports & Fitness – Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach

 Randy Angel

Mira Costa boys rugby team facing a challenging season; girls program grows

Mira Costa boys rugby team facing a challenging season; girls program grows

by Randy Angel This season has been a turnaround year for Mira Costa’s boys rugby team, but not in a positive way. Playing a much tougher schedule, this season’s Mustang squad is also depleted with less than a handful of football players coming out to compete for the team. “This has been a very difficult […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Flag football, running, ultraman, yoga and more

Ultraman Extreme: Jack Nunn, a 36-year-old athlete from Manhattan Beach resident will be competing in the Ultraman Extreme endurance race in Orlando, Florida from February 15-17th. The 3-day athletic endeavor tests an athlete’s physical and mental limits, covering a total distance of 321.6 miles around central Florida. Each participant completes a 6.2 mile (10K) open […]

 Randy Angel

Redondo sweeps rival Mira Costa on the hardwood

Redondo sweeps rival Mira Costa on the hardwood

By Paul Teetor   It was raining buckets outside El Segundo High School Tuesday night, but inside the classic gymnasium built in 1927 buckets were hard to come by. The result was a low-scoring, defensive struggle between the Mira Costa and Redondo boys basketball teams that ended with the Sea Hawks pulling out a 49-42 […]

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Beach Cities Sports: Flag football, rugby, running, yoga and more

Beach Cities Sports: Flag football, rugby, running, yoga and more

  Rugby: The Mira Costa Lady Ruggers opened the season with three wins at View Park. Traveling with only eight players and, on occasion, playing with only five, the girls defeated Villa Park 26-7, Lakewood 19-17 and Villa Park again 19-15. The Mustangs were led by Taiana Fonua, Ashley Brownsberger, Cecelia Morris and Sophia Vaughn. […]

 Randy Angel

Mira Costa, Redondo boys and girls set for Bay League soccer title runs

Mira Costa, Redondo boys and girls set for Bay League soccer title runs

by Randy Angel With an impressive non-league season complete, Mira Costa’s boys soccer team is geared up to make a strong run for the Bay League title. Mira Costa has an 11-0-3 record and is ranked No. 3 in CIF-Southern Section Division 1 after routing Leuzinger 9-1 on Tuesday. The Mustangs defeated Lawndale 3-1 final nob-league […]

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Redondo favored to win fifth straight Bay League girls basketball title

Redondo favored to win fifth straight Bay League girls basketball title

By Randy Angel Seeking its fifth consecutive Bay League title, Redondo’s girls basketball team is on a roll after beginning the season with a 2-2 record. Redondo continues Bay League action this week as the Sea Hawks defeated Palos Verdes 64-37 to increase their winning streak to 12 games with an impressive 14-2 record. Coach […]

 Randy Angel

Redondo boys basketball team fall flat against Bay rival Palos Verdes

By Paul Teetor For one night at least, it was better to be a Sea King than a Sea Hawk. The Redondo boys basketball team came out flat against arch-rival Palos Verdes Tuesday night, then woke up and staged a frantic second-half comeback only to lose an emotional game by a score of 65-53 amidst […]

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Mira Costa remains tough in boys basketball non-league finale

Mira Costa remains tough in boys basketball non-league finale

By Paul Teetor   Mira Costa’s scrappy band of under-sized over-achievers did it again Friday night, as the boys basketball team fought their way to a 57-54 win over a taller Claremont squad that led throughout much of the second half but ultimately folded under the relentless pressure of the ultra-physical Mustang defense. The win […]