Sports

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

 Randy Angel

Lacrosse teams fall in final

  by Randy Angel Orange County lacrosse programs may still rule the roost, but teams from the South Bay are rapidly moving up the pecking order. After losing to Foothill 17-7 in the first game of the season, Mira Costa displayed its improvement by narrowing the margin in a hard-fought 14-12 loss to the state’s […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports

Paddleboarding The Riviera Mexican Grill R-10 Paddle begins at 8 a.m. Saturday at Torrance Beach. The 7-mile course goes out to the R-10 buoy off Rocky Point and back. For more information, contact Kyle Daniels, paddleboarder@msn.com. The Hennessey’s Return to the Pier Paddleboard race celebrates its 8th year Friday, May 28. The 4-mile course begins […]

 Randy Angel

Costa, El Segundo earn top seeds in CIF boys volleyball playoffs

Ranked as the state’s best boys volleyball team, Mira Costa was awarded the top seed in Division 1 of the CIF Southern Section-Toyota championship while Pioneer League champion El Segundo earned the top ranking in Division 4. Mira Costa (31-1) swept Lakewood 25-13, 25-16, 25-20 Tuesday in the opening round. Eric Mochalski had 11 kills […]

 Randy Angel

Boys, girls lacrosse teams play for titles

by Randy Angel The third time proved to be the charm for Mira Costa’s boys lacrosse team Tuesday when the Mustangs defeated Bay League rival Palos Verdes 12-10 to capture the North Division championship at a contest held at Redondo Union High School. After suffering two of it three season losses to Palos Verdes by […]

 Randy Angel

Costa, Redondo dominate Bay track finals

Athletes from Mira Costa and Redondo boys and girls track and field teams combined for 56 top-three finishes, including 19 event champions, while dominating the Bay League finals held at Redondo Friday.

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports

Aquatics Redondo Union High School alumnus Danny Ching paddled his way into the record books winning the Steinlager Kaiwi Channel Solo OC1 World Championship. Ching became the first non-Hawaiian paddler to win the 32-mile race from Molokai to Oahu, completing the course in 3 hours, 38 minutes, 51 seconds, the second-fastest time in the 18-year […]

 Randy Angel

Kids score on and off the field

by Randy Angel When Zane Zent boards a jet airliner three weeks from now, he’ll begin a journey that will be etched in his mind for many years to come. Anytime an 11-year-old boy gets to spend a weekend alone with his father, memories are sure to be made, but this Memorial Day weekend will […]

 Randy Angel

Mustangs win Varsity Classic

Mira Costa’s boys volleyball team continues its quest of CIF and national titles after winning the prestigious Redondo/Mira Costa Varsity Classic tournament.