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A Familiar Face Looks to Invigorate Gridiron

Laguna Beach High School’s football team is heading to the weight room after concluding its spring workouts. Summer practices begin July 5. Veteran coach and Athletic Director Mike Churchill, who took over for Jonathon Todd this season, said “I can’t wait to get the pads on.” A...

Fifth Annual All Sports Awards Taylor Pitz and Chris Paul Named Top Athletes

Seniors Taylor Pitz and Chris Paul were named as Laguna’s top athletes at the annual All-Sports Banquet held this past Tuesday at Tivoli Terrace.   Pitz has been Laguna’s most successful surfer the past four years and she will be continuing her education at UCLA.   Paul...

Two Sport Star Just Wanted to Have Fun

If the measure of a Hall-of-Fame athlete is one who thoroughly dominates their sport, then past Laguna Beach High greats Dane Blanton and Rudy Dvorak (volleyball), Rick Leach (tennis), Rennie Durand (track), Eric Hulst (cross country, track), Annika Dries (water polo, swimming)...

Baseball Defeats El Segundo 2-1

Oaks Christian Next   Laguna Beach (27-2) continued into unchartered territory for the 73-year old program as the Breakers rallied to a 2-1 victory over El Segundo Tuesday, May 24, at Skipper Carrillo Field. Bleachers were added to accommodate an overflow record crowd with...

Baseball Defeats El Segundo 2-1

Oaks Christian Next Laguna Beach (27-2) continued into unchartered territory for the 73-year old program as the Breakers rallied to a 2-1 victory over El Segundo Tuesday, May 24, at Skipper Carrillo Field. Bleachers were added to accommodate an overflow record crowd with pre-game...

Breakers Beat Indio 5-2 in Historic Victory

Host El Segundo on Tuesday An overflow crowd jammed Skipper Carrillo field on Thursday as the Breakers (26-2) held off a very good Indio squad to earn a 5-2 victory for the 73-year old program’s first home playoff win in history. The visiting Rajahs (17-6) took an early 1-0 lead...

LBHS Baseball Update: Records Continue to Fall

Laguna  (23-2, 13-0) finished off Costa Mesa 15-1 last Friday, May 6, to complete a series sweep, the ninth straight regular season victory and the second longest win streak in school history, exceeded only by the 14 game run that opened this season.  The victory, the 13th for...

Breakers Baseball Wins League Title

The Orange Coast League pennant drama came down to a 2-2 tie, bases loaded, two outs, bottom of the seventh and final inning in a Laguna homestand on Tuesday in Costa Mesa. Erik Peruzzi hit a sharp ground ball that was bobbled, allowing runners to advance safely and scoring...

Spring Sports Update

After a week-long spring break, the spring season teams returned to full competition this past week with the regular season winding down. Baseball Entered this past week at 19-2, 9-0 with six games remaining, including the series this past week with Godinez.  Breakers just need...

Laguna Baseball’s Title Drought Nears its End

Breakers Sweep Calvary –  Now 19-2 Laguna rallied from a two run deficit to defeat Calvary Chapel 6-4 in the first of two games played at Vanguard University yesterday, April 19. The Breakers found themselves giving Calvary the bases loaded and only one out in the bottom of...

Spring Sports Update

Baseball: Breakers Rally Past Villa Park Robbie McInerny drew a bases-loaded walk in the top of the eighth inning to score Steven Harrison, lifting Laguna to a 6-4 win over Villa Park on Thursday, April 7, at Skipper Carrillo Field. Laguna was the visiting team against the...

Baseball’s Hot Streak Ends

Laguna’s school-record win streak came to an end this past Monday at Pacifica High School in Garden Grove as the Mariners defeated Laguna 6-1 for the first loss of 2011. Chris Paul struggled on the mound but it was Laguna’s defense that handed the host team plenty of...

LBHS Spring Sports Update

Breakers’ Streak  Continues Baseball is 9-0 Laguna’s historic season continued as the Breakers thrashed league rival Calvary Chapel 11-0 this past Tuesday at Skipper Carrillo Field. Jackson Rees (3-0) went five innings giving up three hits in the pitching outing. Jake Herbert and...

Breakers Shake a Losing Streak

Breakers capture their first season title No question, the 2011 edition of Laguna baseball appears to be the best team in the 73-year history of the program.  This past week Laguna capped a record 5-0 start with a resounding 8-0 romp over Nogales in the finals of the Costa Mesa...

Scholar Athletes

Laguna Beach High School seniors and scholar athletes, the pass-catch duo of receiver Chris Paul (left) and quarterback Austin Paxson, received honors last week from the 41st National Football Foundation at its Hall of Fame dinner for Orange County. The pair also received...
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