Team Award Winners

Coaches for spring sports reported their team’s awards this season, with the exception sand volleyball. All-CIF squads for boys volleyball and baseball are available on the CIF website. Baseball Varsity Best offensive player, Dante Faicchio; pitcher, Jack Loechner; defensive...

Grand Pre Selected in Baseball Draft

Preston Grand Pre, a 2014 Laguna Beach graduate, was selected in the 2017 first year player draft as the Los Angeles Dodger’s 24th pick in the 40 players they selected. He becomes the sixth Laguna player to be selected since the June amateur draft began in 1965. Grand Pre was a...



Boys Basketball (16-10, 5-3) Breakers clinched a playoff spot last week with a pair of wins in Orange Coast League play. On Wednesday, Feb. 1, Laguna ran past Calvary Chapel (9-13, 2-6) 49-36 and on Friday, Feb. 3, defeated Estancia 61-31 to revenge an earlier loss. A victory...


  Boys Basketball (14-10, 3-3) Breakers split their games last week but must defeat Estancia Friday, Feb. 3, to make the playoffs for the 11 straight year. The regular home season concludes on Tuesday, Feb. 7, when Laguna hosts Costa Mesa for their 80th meeting. Breakers lead the...


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Bike Racers Ascend New Peaks

The Laguna Beach Interscholastic Mountain Bike Team recently participated in their second National Interscholastic Cycling Association race, a six-mile course with 275 feet of climbing at Castaic Lake in Los Angeles. Six middle school riders completed the cross-country course...


Breakers Fall to Temecula, 24-17

  Football (5-6) Laguna provided the only competitive game in Division 12 round of 16 last week and the Breakers played a great game before falling to last year’s Southern Section Division 13 champion, Rancho Christian. The Eagles are coached by former Orange Lutheran mentor Jim...

Breakers Make Playoffs, Roll Calvary 37-14

  Football (5-5, 4-1) Laguna took care of business last Friday, Nov. 3, at Orange Coast College by matching host Calvary Chapel/Santa Ana with big plays of their own to secure second place in their final Orange Coast League race and return to the playoffs for the second straight...


Girls Golf (7-8, 6-0)

Breakers defeated Calvary Chapel 216-258 on Thursday, Oct. 5, at Ben Browns to virtually clinch their final Orange Coast League title. Laguna scores were BellaRose Robinson, 38; Kenya Ripley-Dunlap, 40; Kennedy Roller, 44; Claire Smithers, 45; Abby Bekken, 49. Breakers had...

Girls Golf (6-8, 5-0)

Breakers remained on track for the league title with a 213-264 defeat of Costa Mesa on Sept. 27 at the Costa Mesa GC. BellaRose Robinson led the team with a 37 on the par 34 course. On Monday, Oct. 2 in Lake Forest, Breakers defeated Saddleback 218-273 with BellaRose Robinson...


Winning Girls Soccer Coach Exits the Field

Veteran coach Bill Rolfing, who completed his 13th season with the best record in the sport’s 36-year history at at Laguna Beach High School, will not be returning to guide the girl’s soccer program. Rolfing was 125-112-59 for the Breakers with the program’s only league titles in...

Strikers Take Aim for Spain

Francis Jacobs and Brandon Yee, sixth graders at Thurston Middle School, are members of the Irvine Strikers, which recently won the Cal South National Cup. Their U12 team is the top-ranked team in the national youth soccer rankings and remained undefeated all season, Francis’...


Softball (6-8-1, 0-2)

The squad got off to a rough start facing the top two teams in the league. Breakers lost 18-0 to Calvary Chapel on April 12 and 11-1 to league leader Godinez on April 14. The team had two league games during this week’s break period.  

Softball (6-6-1)

Girls began league play this past week facing off at TeWinkle Park with Calvary Chapel (2-5) on Wednesday, April 12, and Friday, April 14, at Godinez (9-5). The squad appears strong enough to compete for a playoff spot this season after struggling the past three seasons. Next...

Surfing & Bodyboarding

Surf Team Wins at Tag Team Rivalry

The Laguna Beach High School Surf Team pulled off a come-from-behind victory over San Clemente, Dana Hills and Newport Harbor at Salt Creek last Saturday, Sept. 16. In the junior team event sponsored by Billabong, South Coast League High Schools were invited to compete in a tag...


The squad opens with Aliso Niguel early Friday, Sept. 22, at Salt Creek Beach.



Laguna swept Godinez in swimming on Wednesday, April 12, at the home pool. Laguna boys won 134-35 and the girls took a 138-30 victory. Best time of the day was Kasey Karkoska in the girls 100 breaststroke with a 1:09.49 mark.


Squad easily took out Estancia on Wednesday, April 5, with the boys winning 110-60 and the girls 139-31. Dual meets wrap on Wednesday, April 26, with Saddleback and gear up for the big league meet showdown on Thursday, May 4, at Costa Mesa.


Boys Tennis (0-1)

Avoiding the rain, Laguna opened their season losing 11-7 on Thursday, March 1, at Aliso Niguel. Mason Libby won two sets 6-2, 6-0 to highlight the effort.  

Boys Aim for a Sweep Birthday Gift

The Laguna Beach High School boys tennis team tried to bring home a win for their coach’s recent birthday when they faced Aliso Niguel on Thursday, March 1, but varsity was two matches short of a tie. Mason Lebby won two of his singles matches 6-2, 6-0. Sam Reynolds won his match...

Track & Field

Track & Field

Breakers traveled to Estancia on Thursday, April 27, and swept the Eagles 77-48 for boys and 80-29 for girls. The league meet was at Laguna this past week with the Thursday finals on the Eric Hulst Oval at Guyer Field. Laguna girls are seeking their fifth straight title while...

Track & Field

Breakers were to travel to Estancia Thursday, April 27, to complete their dual meet schedule and will host the league track and field prelim meet Monday, May 1, and final Thursday, May 4.  


Girls Water Polo (3-0

Thea Walsh blocked three penalty shots early in the contest as part of her 14 saves as the Breakers survived the fierce winds last Wednesday, Dec. 6, to defeat Dos Pueblos 7-5 in a Laguna home contest played at the regulation size Santa Margarita pool. The Chargers were in Orange...

Girls Water Polo (2-0)

Breakers opened the 2018 season with a pair of easy wins at the local pool with the full team getting plenty of playing time. On Tuesday, Nov. 28, the Breakers crushed El Toro 20-4 with Nicole Struss and Sophia Lucas each scoring four goals while Alex Peros and Morgan Van Alphen...