Sports

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

 Kevin Cody

Redondo boys hold off Mustangs


Costa comeback falls short.

 Kevin Cody

Beach Cities Sports

Running G.I. Joe, in conjunction with the City of Hermosa Beach, will hold the annual spring Pier-to-Pier Run/Walk Saturday, March 6 at 7 a.m. Approximately four miles, the sand course goes to the Manhattan Beach Pier and back. Entry fee is $22/runner until Feb. 19 ($30 thereafter). Entrants receive a T-shirt, goodie bag and prizes. […]

 Kevin Cody

Redondo hosts annual Alumni Baseball Game

by Randy Angel Former Redondo High baseball lettermen are invited to dust off their gloves and cleats, grab a bat and join fellow Sea Hawk players and supporters at the program’s annual baseball game to be held Saturday, Feb. 27 at Memorial Stadium. The popular Home Run Derby begins the day’s activities at 9 a.m., […]

 Randy Angel

Costa girls prepare for deep playoff run

Mira Costa’s girls basketball team kept its undefeated league season alive Tuesday with a 53-39 win over Peninsula. Joelle Herron led the charge scoring 13 points, grabbing 10 rebounds and blocking five shots. The Mustangs are ranked No. 5 in Division 1A while the Bay League second-place team, Palos Verdes, holds the No. 2 spot […]

 Randy Angel

Kevin Ellison: Bolt from the beach

After a mid-week practice in October, Kevin Ellison sat wondering what direction his team – and his professional football career were going. The San Diego Chargers were coming off a humiliating 38-28 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the former star athlete from Redondo Union High School and safety from USC was having difficulty making […]

 Randy Angel

Super feat: Redondo Beach Super Bowl Sunday 10K

Five years ago, the furthest thing on Melissa Williams’ mind was walking a 5K, let alone running the 3.1 mile distance. But when the 24-year-old, who has fought to overcome childhood obesity, completed the 5K race at the Redondo Beach Super Bowl 10K event on Sunday, it was merely one step toward a loftier goal […]

 Kevin Cody

Thousands expected for pre-game run

by Randy Angel Southern California’s largest Super Bowl celebration will begin at 7 a.m. Sunday when the 32nd annual Redondo Beach Super Bowl 10K kicks off with the popular costume judging contest. More than 10,000 participants and supporters are expected to attend the event, giving ample time to recover before the New Orleans Saints and […]

 Kevin Cody

Costa, Redondo battle for playoff spots


When Mira Costa and Redondo square off this week in the second of two Bay League meetings, the contests in nearly every sport will have playoff implications, adding fuel to the always heated rivalry.