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  • La Habra's Special Olympics delegates have a blast in O.C.
    published on Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:21:27 GMT
    The delegates went to an Angel game on July 22, sitting in Trout Nation section. After a home run, the team gave the baseball to one of the delegates....
  • High School Roundup: Laguna to hold alumni boys' basketball tournament
    published on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 21:09:56 GMT
    Dugger Gymnasium will welcome back some familiar faces Saturday when the Laguna Beach High boys' basketball program hosts its seventh Alumni Tournament. "We're trying a new format this year," Fleming said....
  • Inside job: New Sunny Hills High hoops coach Joe Ok, an alum and...
    published on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    The 2015-16 boys basketball season will mark Joe Ok's 19th at Sunny Hills High. An alum and longtime assistant coach, Ok was named the school's new varsity coach in May, the successor to former coach John Wooldridge....
  • 12-year-old baseball phenom in a league of his own
    published on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 01:03:10 GMT
    It's summer, which means for most 12-year olds, time is spent hanging around the pool or at the movies with friends. However, for Vincent Tinajero, it means hours spent training and practicing for the three biggest baseball tournaments of the summer....
  • UC Irvine men's basketball schedule unveiled
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:51:08 GMT
    UC Irvine , coming off the program's first NCAA Division I Tournament appearance, has potentially 14 games against 2015 postseason teams on the Anteaters' 2015-16 schedule. Seven of those teams competed in the NCAA tourney last season....
  • Oggi's Sports | Brewhouse | Pizza to Release New American IPA
    published on Fri, 24 Jul 2015 18:19:30 GMT
    Pizza is introducing their newest seasonal beer, American IPA, just in time for National IPA day on August 7. Made with 2-row malt and imported light crystal malt, this classic American-style India Pale Ale is light bodied and hoppy with a nice color and clean finish. It will be available at all Oggi's locations for a limited time only....
  • 5 injured in late-night Fullerton crash after police say speeding driver ran red light
    published on Fri, 24 Jul 2015 15:37:43 GMT
    A male is transported to the hospital after a two-vehicle accident sent five people, including two teenagers, to the hospital at Euclid Street and Malvern Avenue around 11 p.m. Thursday night in Fullerton. A two-vehicle accident sent five people, including two teenagers, to the hospital at Euclid Street and Malvern Avenue around 11 p.m. Thursday night in Fullerton....
  • Red, yellow, blue - it's all about shiny Corvettes for this Fullerton car club
    published on Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:49:00 GMT
    Corvette Super Sports members gather around some of the many Corvettes on display in the Sizzler parking lot in Fullerton. Ed Norris and Dave MacDonough amid some of the dozens of Corvettes at the Sizzler parking lot in Fullerton on a recent Tuesday....
  • Tillers Basketball Camp is next week
    published on Wed, 22 Jul 2015 23:38:15 GMT
    The 2015 Tillers Basketball Camp will be held for boys and girls entering the third through eighth grades beginning Monday and continuing through July 31 at the Tustin High Sports Pavilion. Campers will be taught about individual offense , open-court work , defense , shooting fundamentals and rebounding ....
  • Talented Nelson Suburbs midfielder Ross McPhie heads to the United States
    published on Wed, 22 Jul 2015 03:38:05 GMT
    Ross McPhie isn't big in stature but his departure is about to leave a big hole in the Nelson Suburbs midfield. The talented 18-year-old has played his final game for the club and is heading to the United States to link up with California State University, Fullerton on a football scholarship....
  • Locals guide club team to nationals
    published on Wed, 22 Jul 2015 00:56:05 GMT
    The Southern California Blues Under-13 team were this year's Far West Regional champions. Members of the team included: Jennifer Alvarado , Victoria Barnett , Rachel Bastone , Bella Beltran , Marisa Bubnis, Ryan Campbell , Kendall Carter , Megan Chelf , Isabella D'Aquila , Maraiah Dunn, Kendyll Fritts , Jordyn Gather , Rilee Harmon, Simone Jackson, Tabitha Laparl, Tatum Lenain, Emily Mickelsen , Astrid Petropolous, Trinity Rodman , Reilyn Turner , Lily Shea and Marin Whieldon....
  • Maxwell Foxcroft, 2018 baseball prospect, commits to Oregon Ducks
    published on Tue, 21 Jul 2015 14:08:38 GMT
    It didn't matter to class of 2018 baseball prospect Maxwell Foxcroft that he doesn't turn 16 for another few days or that he hadn't yet left Eugene from his unofficial visit Monday, he was ready to make his decision. Shortly after returning to his hotel room during an unofficial visit to Eugene on Monday, the 5-foot-7, 150-pound Mater Dei High School product tweeted out the news that he had committed to playing baseball at the University of Oregon over interest from Cal State-Fullerton, Creighto...
  • Whiting: 'I shouldn't be alive,' says punk rocker who found peace after kicking heroin
    published on Fri, 17 Jul 2015 04:32:00 GMT
    Animated and diagnosed both hyperactive and bipolar, Curtis Haller shares that his wife stuck it out for 15 years before separating, raising their son, now 21, and their daughter, now 27, pretty much by herself. "I still get tears in my eyes, thinking 'Why the hell did I do all that?'" Curtis Haller, 52, fell in love with heroin when he was 18 and has had friends die and tried more rehabs than he can remember....
  • High School Roundup: Breakers net two impressive wins
    published on Thu, 16 Jul 2015 23:46:49 GMT
    In the past week, the Laguna Beach High boys' basketball team faced two teams that reached the CIF Southern Section Division 1A championship game last March at The Honda Center in Anaheim. Laguna competed Monday at the Godinez Summer League....
  • San Clemente Surf Soccer Club Announces Summer Classic
    published on Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:05:35 GMT
    Area teams are invited to sign up to participate in the tournament to be held the weekend of August 22. We are about 6 weeks away from the San Clemente Surf Summer Classic and the tournament is shaping up nicely. We are forecasting to have close to 200 teams from all over California and will have multiple brackets at each age group for a competitive and fair experience for everyone....
  • Santa Ana man suspected of being 'Big A Bandit' is arrested
    published on Thu, 16 Jul 2015 01:25:36 GMT
    The man who robbed a Fullerton bank on July 2 is known as the "Big A Bandit" because of his Angels hat. Robert Paul Simmons, 51, who was dubbed the "Big A Bandit" because of the Angels baseball cap worn during the robberies, was arrested Tuesday night, FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimiller said....
  • These restaurants shine when you rise
    published on Wed, 15 Jul 2015 20:06:20 GMT
    It takes a special kind of person to wake up early enough to cook breakfast every day. While I love breakfast, I must admit I'm not much of a morning person....
  • Fullerton News-Tribune 2014-15 AOY: Three-sport Cypress High stud...
    published on Thu, 09 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Cypress High's Quinten Pounds, an outgoing senior, played three sports all through high school. As a football player, he electrified Orange County, scoring 40 touchdowns the past two seasons....
  • Kennedy High's Miyuki Pugrad is the 2014-15 Fullerton News-Tribune Girl Athlete of the Year
    published on Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:27:48 GMT
    Kennedy High wrestler Miyuki Pugrad, a senior-to-be, finished second at the CIF State Girls Wrestling Championships this winter. She is the 2014-15 Fullerton News-Tribune Girl Athlete of the Year....
  • G&L: ASAT Special [Reviews]
    published on Tue, 07 Jul 2015 08:59:22 GMT
    I got this through a Craigslist trade, it's California born and I believe the year is 2011. It has a Swamp Ash body with a clear blonde finish....