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Girls’ Season Ends in Disappointment

  By Frank Aronoff | LB Indy  Girls Volleyball (17-12, 10-0) For the second year in a row and the fourth time in 41 playoff appearances, Laguna Beach took an early exit losing to unranked Esperanza in five sets, 26-28, 24-26, 25-12, 25-16, 13-15 at the Aztec Gym Thursday, Nov....

Boys Water Polo, CIF Champs Again

Cade Baldridge scored off a Connor Hauer pass to break a 4-4 second quarter tie as the Laguna Beach Breakers held off a tenacious Montebello squad 12-8 to win the Division 3 Southern Section CIF boys water polo title Saturday, Nov. 22. The team played before a full house at the...

Breakers Lose in Semi’s, But Advance to State Regionals

By Frank Aronoff Girls Tennis (18-5, 10-0) Laguna’s Division 2 playoff run ended on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at Murrieta Valley with a 12-6 loss to the Nighthawks. Breakers narrow loss in three sets could have gone either way in the match. Breakers’ doubles team of Ashley Shelton and...

Boys Water Polo Heads to Playoff

By Frank Aronoff Jack Dodson scored seconds into the match to lead the Breakers (23-6, 5-0) to a 19-6 rout of Aliso Niguel (15-12) this past Saturday, Nov. 15, before a packed house at Gilleran Pool on the Wolverine campus. In less than four minutes into the initial seven-minute...

Girls’ Season Ends in Disappointment

Girls Volleyball (17-12, 10-0) For the second year in a row and the fourth time in 41 playoff appearances, Laguna Beach took an early exit losing to unranked Esperanza in five sets, 26-28, 24-26, 25-12, 25-16, 13-15 at the Aztec Gym Thursday, Nov. 13. After clear success in the...

Breakers Rout Godinez 31-7

By Frank Aronoff | LB Indy Football (2-8, 1-4) Laguna closed out the season with a 31-point rally to defeat the Grizzlies Friday, Nov. 7, at Guyer Field to avoid the cellar in Orange Coast League play. Much of the talent will return next season along with players from the frosh...

Breakers Win Opener

By Frank Aronoff | LB Indy Girls Volleyball (17-11, 10-0) Maranatha from Pasadena was no match for the Breakers as Laguna easily rolled over the Minutemen 25-18, 25-13, 25-9 on Tuesday, Nov. 11, at Dugger Gym. Aspen Rocha had 12 kills while Jamie Robbins added 11. Rocha also...

High School Sports Update

By Frank Aronoff | LB Indy Decision Coming on Southern Section Playoff Teams Pairings will be posted at www.cifss.org Football                                       Sunday, Nov. 9 8 a.m. Girls Volleyball                           Friday, Nov. 7 – 2 p.m. Boys Water Pol...

High School Sports Update

Breakers Fall Short at Estancia 17-6 By Frank Aronoff | LB Indy Football (1-7, 0-3) Laguna played a tough well-played game last Friday, Oct. 24, at Scott Field on the Estancia campus in Costa Mesa, nearly spoiling the 50th anniversary year celebration for the Eagles (6-2, 3-0)....

High School Sports Update

Roadrunners Spoil Homecoming Game 38-31 By Frank Aronoff | LB Indy Football (1-6, 0-2) Laguna bounced back from the failure at Costa Mesa to battle Saddleback (4-3, 2-0) right to the end in the homecoming game played last Friday, Oct. 17, before the usual large crowd at Guyer...

High School Sports Update

Costa Mesa Defeats Laguna 48-0, Worst Orange Coast Loss By Frank Aronoff | LB Ind Football (1-5) The Mustangs celebrated their homecoming last Friday, Oct. 10, on Jim Scott Field at Estancia High School with their first win of the season at the expense of the Breakers in a very...

Costa Mesa Defeats Laguna 48-0, Worst Orange Coast Loss

Football (1-5) The Mustangs celebrated their homecoming last Friday, Oct. 10, on Jim Scott Field at Estancia High School with their first win of the season at the expense of the Breakers in a very one sided event, the worse on-field effort since the 1997 season. This contest was...

High School Sports Update

Timberwolves Roar Past Laguna, 38-14 By Frank Aronoff | LB Indy Football (1-4) Northwood (4-1) scored on their first four possessions then added two more scores off Laguna interceptions to easily handle the Breakers in a non-league contest Thursday, Oct. 2 at Irvine High School....

High School Sports Update

Breakers Stumble at Dana By Frank Aronoff | LB Indy Girls Volleyball (6-10) Just when it appeared that the 2014 varsity season was finally rolling, the Breakers were dealt a setback this past Tuesday, Sept. 30 at Dana Hills as the Dolphins swept the Breakers 25-20, 25-22, 25-20....

High School Sports Update

By Frank Aronoff | LB Indy  Girls Volleyball (6-9) Breakers Continue to Improve, Rally Past San Juan Hills After a rough 1-6 start losing close matches, the Laguna Beach girls volleyball squad bounced back to finish 22nd out of 64 teams at the 20th Durango Las Vegas Fall Classic...