Randy Angel

Bay League baseball champ Mira Costa begins tough playoff run

by Randy Angel Mira Costa emerged with the Bay League baseball title on the final day of the regular season and now enters tough competition as the Mustangs begin the CIF-Southern Section Division 1 playoffs. The Mustangs (21-8) host JSerra (19-12), the Trinity League runner-up, in the opening round on Thursday. The winner will face […]

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Redondo, Costa capture Bay League track and field titles

Redondo, Costa capture Bay League track and field titles

by Randy Angel Mira Costa’s boys track and field team narrowly won the Bay League title Friday but it was Redondo’s girls team that continued to dominate the event. The Lady Sea Hawks captured the track team’s 10th consecutive Bay League title, once again proving the dominance the squad has had under head coach Bob […]

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Bay League teams survive first round of CIF volleyball playoffs

Bay League teams survive first round of CIF volleyball playoffs

by Randy Angel Mira Costa, Redondo and Peninsula advanced to Saturday’s second round of the CIF Southern Section boys volleyball playoffs with impressive victories. Second-seeded Mira Costa, the Bay League champion, began the Division 1 playoffs with a 3-0 shutout of Los Alamitos and will travel to face No. 7 Huntington Beach in the second […]

 Kevin Cody

‘Chasing Lions’ looks back on Redondo, Hermosa, Manhattan winter surf

‘Chasing Lions’ looks back on Redondo, Hermosa, Manhattan winter surf

In “Chasing Lions” Jacobson weaves in a semi fictionalized account of former pro surfer Chris Wells and his companion Natalie Soderstrom starting off the winter hopefully with the two January swells, only to be disappointed when winter goes out like a lamb.

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Mira Costa, Palos Verdes softball teams look for postseason runs

Mira Costa, Palos Verdes softball teams look for postseason runs

By Randy Angel With the regular season concluding Wednesday when Mira Costa hosted rival Redondo, the Bay League race appeared to finish with two teams tied for first place. Redondo, however, had other plans knocking off Mira Costa 5-4 while Palos Verdes took care of business with a 6-1 victory over Peninsula. Rachel Allen had […]

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Mira Costa hosts competitive Bay League track and field finals

Mira Costa hosts competitive Bay League track and field finals

By Randy Angel The Bay League is loaded with talented track and field athletes who will be competing for a league title Friday in the finals held at Mira Costa. Varsity members who qualify will advance to the CIF Southern Section Division 1 Prelims at Trabuco Hills on Saturday, May 4. The finals will be […]

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Mira Costa’s boys tennis team repeats as Bay League champions

Mira Costa’s boys tennis team repeats as Bay League champions

by Randy Angel With three Bay League teams ranked in the top 10 in CIF Division 1, league competition among the talented squads will surely prepare players for strong postseason runs. Mira Costa is ranked No. 3, Palos Verdes is No. 5 and Peninsula is No. 7. Playoff schedules will be released Monday at 11 […]

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Bay League baseball title to be determined with one final game at Mira Costa

Bay League baseball title to be determined with one final game at Mira Costa

By Randy Angel It comes as little surprise that the final week of baseball action in the Bay League features the annual showdown between Mira Costa and Redondo. Mira Costa entered the week with an 8-0 record in league while Redondo (7-1) had to overcome an 8-inning 6-5 loss at Peninsula with a sweep of […]

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Costa, Redondo boys volleyball teams to square off for Bay title

Costa, Redondo boys volleyball teams to square off for Bay title

by Randy Angel Following back-to-back losses to Redondo and Newport Harbor, Mira Costa beat Palos Verdes in the Sea Kings’ gym for the first time since 2015. The visiting Mustangs rebounded from a second-game loss to win the match 25-17, 23-25, 25-15, 25-21. Sophomore Ben Coordt’s resounding play helped the Mustangs emerge victorious in the […]

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Redondo girls lacrosse team get revenge against Palos Verdes

Redondo girls lacrosse team get revenge against Palos Verdes

by Randy Angel Riding a seven-game winning streak, Redondo’s girls lacrosse team avenged its only loss of the season with a strong second half in its showdown with rival Palos Verdes as the Sea Hawks enjoy their Spring Break this week. After losing to Palos Verdes 10-8 on March 13, Redondo defeated the Sea Kings […]

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Redondo girls set relay team record at Arcadia Invitational

Redondo girls set relay team record at Arcadia Invitational

by Randy Angel Redondo’s girls relay teams turned in impressive performances at the 52nd annual Arcadia Invitational last weekend but the highlight came when the Sea Hawk’s 4×200 relay team set a new school record. The Lady Sea Hawks had six top-10 performances but it was the 4×200 team of Julia Ausland, Amber Autrey, Eve […]

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Baseball teams prepare for tough runs to the Bay League title

Baseball teams prepare for tough runs to the Bay League title

by Randy Angel The baseball teams from Mira Costa and Redondo have wrapped up tournament play and will now concentrate on winning the Bay League title when the rival squads square off in a home-and-away series in the final week of the season. Redondo entered the week with a 15-6 record but must rebound from […]

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Baseball teams wrap up demanding non-league schedules

Baseball teams wrap up demanding non-league schedules

by Randy Angel The Mira Costa and Redondo baseball teams are preparing for their two-game showdown in the final week of the regular season by playing against tough competition in their final tournaments of the season. Redondo is coming off a tough battle in the National Classic tournament where the Sea Hawks won their opening […]

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Redondo gains upper hand in Bay League boys volleyball race

Redondo gains upper hand in Bay League boys volleyball race

by Randy Angel Redondo gained the upper hand in the demanding Bay League race, surviving a 5-set win over visiting rival Mira Costa. Redondo (12-2) is ranked No. 3 in the CIF Southern Section Division 1 poll and No. 5 in the MaxPreps National Rankings, where six teams from the Division are among the top […]

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Redondo, Costa set for Arcadia, Mt. SAC track and field meets

Redondo, Costa set for Arcadia, Mt. SAC track and field meets

by Randy Angel Leading up to two prestigious track and field meets, the boys and girls teams from Mira Costa and Redondo continue to improve, setting personal bests as they prepare for stiff competition in the Bay League finals. Both schools will send those athletes who qualified to the Arcadia Invitational on Friday and Saturday […]