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 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 […]

 Kevin Cody

New El Camino College gym includes separate basketball, volleyball facilities.

New El Camino College gym includes separate basketball, volleyball facilities.

El Camino College became one of the few colleges in California to have separate basketball and volleyball courts with the opening of the school’s new $35 million gymnasium on Friday.

 Paul Teetor

Mustangs celebrated despite elimination

Mustangs celebrated despite elimination

by Paul Teetor Mira Costa boys basketball Coach Neal Perlmutter stood courtside sporting a big “mission accomplished” smile while accepting congratulations for at least 10 minutes after Friday night’s second-round playoff game with Pacifica Christian of Newport Beach. “Thank you, thank you, thank you,” he said as a steady stream of fans, parents, students and […]

 Paul Teetor

Costa versus Redondo rivalry heats up

Costa versus Redondo rivalry heats up

by Paul Teetor Mira Costa and Redondo Union will head into their Thursday night boys basketball showdown at Da Vinci High in El Segundo with even more motivation than is customary for a rivalry game. (The game is at Da Vinci because Mira Costa’s new gym is under construction). Redondo is still smarting from its […]

 Ryan McDonald

Costa clinches share of Bay League title with win in rivalry game

Costa clinches share of Bay League title with win in rivalry game

by Ryan McDonald At the end of the first quarter of Tuesday’s girls water polo match between Mira Costa and Redondo Union, the scoreboard read 2-1 Sea Hawks. Both Sea Hawk goals came during six-on-five situations, in which a temporary ejection left Costa down a player. But as the second quarter began, the Mustangs took […]

 Paul Teetor

Seniors score on senior night

by Paul Teetor The Mira Costa boys basketball team put a stranglehold on the race for the Bay League title Tuesday night when it beat Palos Verdes 57-49 in yet another defensive slugfest in a season full of down-and-dirty battles. The Mustangs now have a 7-0 league record thanks to senior shooting star Tyler “Ant […]