Jan 19

Girls basketball: Mater Dei tunes up for showdown by racing past Rosary

Mater Dei’s top-ranked girls basketball team tuned up for an Orange County showdown by testing its 3-point shooting and intensity against No. 3 Rosary on Thursday night. The Monarchs checked off both boxes as they raced to a 55-35 Trinity League victory against the visiting Royals, setting the stage for Saturday night’s clash against visiting […]

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Jan 19

Utah sends Washington to second straight loss, 70-62

Justin Bibbins had 20 points and 10 rebounds for the Utes. Jaylen Nowell had 17 points and eight rebounds for the cold-shooting Huskies, who dropped back-to-back games for just the second time this season.

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Jan 19

Santa Anita statistics, horse racing notes

The leaders, statistics and horse-racing notes from Santa Anita.

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Jan 19

Huntington Beach earns tie with Edison to keep Sunset soccer race tight

HUNTINGTON BEACH – The Sunset League girls soccer match between Edison and host Huntington Beach on Thursday played out the way one would expect for a pair of league and city rivals. So, when the match ended in a 1-1 tie, it wasn’t much of a surprise. Under a new Sunset League rule, approved by […]

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Jan 19

Lucas Siewert turns it around in CU men’s basketball win against WSU

Through the first three weekends of the Pac-12 Conference schedule, Lucas Siewert has quite often been the invisible man in the rotation for the Colorado men’s basketball team.

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Jan 19

USA Gymnastics cuts ties with Karolyi Ranch

Under mounting pressure from former Olympic champions and U.S. national team members, USA Gymnastics announced Thursday that it will no longer use the remote Texas ranched owned by former U.S. national team directors Bela and Martha Karolyi as the women’s national team training center.

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Jan 19

USC finishes strong at Oregon, ends 14-game losing streak against Ducks

Chimezie Metu and Bennie Boatwright score 18 points apiece and Jordan McLaughlin scores the Trojans’ last eight points (six free throws) as USC rallies for a 75-70 win Thursday night in Eugene, ending frustration against the Ducks that dates to 2009.

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Jan 19

University soccer shows its toughness in 2-0 triumph over Woodbridge

IRVINE – The University boys soccer team’s game was important Thursday, but not because it was a chance for the Trojans to gain valuable points in the Pacific Coast League race with a 2-0 victory against host Woodbridge. It was an opportunity for the No. 2 Trojans to show they can shine even when the […]

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Jan 19

Vita Vea ready to take his freakish talent and dominate in the NFL

The Huskies will no doubt miss the massive defensive lineman, but the draft experts say he has the measurables that will have NFL teams throwing money his way.

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Jan 19

Anaheim apartment fire displaces 11 residents, no injuries reported

An apartment fire on Thursday evening, Jan. 18, displaced 11 residents from five units, Anaheim Fire & Rescue officials said. Firefighters rescued two dogs from the blaze, but no injuries were reported. The blaze, in the 2200 block of East Ball Road, was reported at around 5:17 p.m. and temporarily closed off a portion of […]

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Jan 19

Orange County high school schedule: Friday, Jan. 19

The Orange County high school sports schedule for Friday, Jan. 19. BOYS BASKETBALL All games 7 p.m. unless noted Trinity League Orange Lutheran at Santa Margarita, St. John Bosco at JSerra, Servite at Mater Dei Sunset League Newport Harbor at Los Alamitos, Huntington Beach at Edison, Fountain Valley at Marina South Coast League Trabuco Hills […]

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Jan 19

Kings backup goalie Darcy Kuemper shines despite infrequent opportunities

Jonathan Quick’s understudy admits it’s tough to sit for long spells, but Kuemper says hard work at practice and goaltenders coach Bill Ranford keep him sharp so he’s ready when called upon.

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Jan 19

McKinley Wright IV scores 17 as Colorado beats WSU, 82-73

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — McKinley Wright IV had 10 of his 17 points during a late run, George King and Namon Wright scored 16 each and Colorado beat Washington State 82-73 on Thursday night.
The Buffaloes (12-7, 4-3 Pac-12) have won four of five confe…

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Jan 19

Washington State comeback bid denied as CU Buffs pull away late

Washington State and the Colorado men’s basketball team have locked horns in some memorable nail-biters over the past few seasons.

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Jan 19

Bellator 192: Georgi Karakhanyan, Henry Corrales back to entertain fans

Henry Corrales and Georgi Karakhanyan’s featherweight fight will open the Bellator 192 main card on Saturday at The Forum.

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Jan 19

Orange County scores and player stats for Thursday (1-18-18)

Scores and stats for the Orange County games on Thursday, Jan. 18. BOYS BASKETBALL EXPRESS LEAGUE Tarbut V’Torah 48, Southland Christian 47 TVT: Gerber 15 pts, Siegel 10 pts, Suri 10 pts; SC: Adnew 13 pts. PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE Beckman 60, Northwood 59 North: Owens 24 pts, Pinto 13 pts, Huynh 7 pts, Locke 7 […]

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Jan 19

The DMV is a bit tougher on older drivers

Q. I am more than 70 years of age and took the written Department of Motor Vehicles test this year. This is a prejudice against older drivers. Everyone who renews his or her driver’s license, regardless of age, should have to take the test. As it is now, you study the rules at age 16 […]

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Jan 19

Southern California hospitals grapple with flu patients — and one has set up a tent

Hospitals are seeing so many patients, they’re carving out more room for them. At Loma Linda University Medical Center, a tent has been erected outside

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Jan 19

Sheriff grabs control of air rescues in air war with O.C. Fire Authority

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department has taken over the county’s helicopter rescue operations after talks disintegrated with the county fire authority in the turf war over who should conduct air rescues. Sheriff Sandra Hutchens said this week that her department has not renewed an agreement that named the Orange County Fire Authority as the primary […]

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Jan 19

Fryer: Football coaches carousel might get even more interesting

Football head coaches have resigned or been reassigned at seven Orange County high schools over the past 10 days. Ten football teams will have a different coach for the 2018 season than they did in ’17. Maybe that total will grow before the season starts. That’s actually not a lot of movement compared to recent […]

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