| Jul 1, 2013
| 4:35 PM
April Ross, a former Newport Harbor High standout, has confirmed that she will team with three-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings before the end of the season, Ross told FIVB.com Monday.
Multiple media outlets had reported a link between...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 4:08 PM
Autism attracts considerable concern as diagnoses reach proportions never before experienced by the American public. Experts in the medical field have continued to debate its origins as parents struggle to find answers to help their children.
On Jan. 13...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Splitting her time between softball and volleyball, All-Conference athlete Summer Stitt spent the summer preparing for her final volleyball season at Lisle. Unanimously chosen as a captain, Stitt hopes her team can improve on its performance last season....
| Nov 22, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Impact players for Hinsdale Central’s volleyball team, Alex Davis and Lauren Fuller are constantly improving. The juniors are incredibly focused on their team, which made it to the regional finals in the playoffs this season. Davis and Fuller also...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 11:19 PM
Costa Mesa resident April Ross has been named 2014 Female Beach Player of the Year by USA Volleyball.
Ross, a former Newport Harbor High standout, played her first full season with Kerri Walsh Jennings in 2014, dominating the Assn. of Volleyball...
| Jun 12, 2012
Gene Selznick, a beach volleyball player who pioneered the sport in Southern California and twice coached U.S. teams in the Olympics, died Sunday at Kindred Hospital in Los Angeles. He was 82.
His family said he had multiple health issues, including...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:24 PM
A long line of people waited with the hopes of taking a photo with their favorite volleyball legend Wednesday night.
Misty May-Treanor smiled for each one, provided her autograph and offered words of encouragement for young athletes. Everyone felt great...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:27 PM
Abby Wambach extended her world record with her 161st international goal, Sydney Leroux scored four times in the first half, and the next generation of U.S. women's soccer blended nicely with the old guard Tuesday night as the Americans thumped Mexico, 7-...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Newport Harbor High product Misty May-Treanor and Costa Mesa resident Jake Gibb have been named USA Volleyball Female and Male Athlete of the Year, respectively, in beach volleyball.
May-Treanor, 35, and partner Kerri Walsh Jennings won their third...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 11:09 PM
The Summer Olympics in London helped transfix the eyes of the sports world on representatives of Newport-Mesa.
No spotlight was as brilliant as that created when Misty May-Treanor and her partner met fellow Newport Harbor High alumnus April Ross and her...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:38 PM
The City of Costa Mesa will show its pride for Olympians who hail from its town.
A banner for Olympians Misty-May Treanor, April Ross and Sharon Day will be on display near City Hall during the Olympics, which begin Friday.
"Costa Mesa is proud of...