| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:13 PM
It was just a matter of time before Laguna Beach High, a school steeped in a rich volleyball tradition, tried its hand in the sand.
For the first time, the school is fielding a girls' sand volleyball team. The Breakers are in their second week of...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:13 PM
The Assn. of Volleyball Professionals, the premiere domestic professional beach volleyball tour in the U.S., announced Monday its 2014 schedule.
The seven-tournament tour starts in May and runs through September culminating with the AVP Championships...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 4:43 AM
Former Miami Heat star Shaquille O’Neal doesn’t miss many slam dunks. Nana Meriwether is a slam dunk, and Shaq missed it.
Meriwether, who will travel from her home in New York to take part in the fifth annual Wild Fox Model Beach...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 3:20 PM
South Coast Medical Group will offer sports physicals to incoming Laguna Beach High athletes for the 2014-15 school year from 3 to 4:30 p.m. both June 3 and June 4 at the school.
Students who plan on participating in Laguna Beach High athletics are...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 4:44 AM
When the 2013 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue is published on Tuesday, Nina Agdal will be as anxious as you are to see the cover. She may be on it.
If so, it will not be the only thing she has in common with last year’s wildly popular cover...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 10:19 AM
You remember the annual Model Beach Volleyball Tournament last year on South Beach, right? The one that included Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Nina Agdal, “Dancing With the Stars” temptress Joanna Krupa … oh, and actor James...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 10:02 PM
Defense doesn't always win championships in beach volleyball, but it might for Phil Dalhausser and Sean Rosenthal at the FIVB Grand Slam in Long Beach.
Tied 11-11 in the first set of their semifinal match against Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson,...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 11:38 PM
After a ninth-place finish in the FIVB Beach Volleyball U23 World Championships, Kirby Burnham didn't want to sit around and sulk in disappointment.
She didn't even want to take a tour of Myslowice, Poland. Burnham, the former Newport Harbor High...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:01 PM
The field is set for Saturday's Men's Laguna Open beach volleyball tournament.
The 58th annual event, billed as the second-oldest tournament in the U.S., features 24 two-man teams that will contend for $2,000 in cash and prizes including the...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 11:15 PM
But for eight words, Matt Fuerbringer might be a high school basketball coach somewhere, telling stories of a modest college career followed by a brief professional foray overseas.
But those eight words, a recruiting pitch by Tom Pestolesi at Estancia...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Will Montgomery and Tri Bourne earned the Men's Laguna Open title Saturday.
The pair won the championship by defeating Andy McGuire and Joey Dykstra in the final of the 58th annual event at Main Beach. The event offered $2,000 in cash and prizes....