Mission Viejo softball players Taylor McQuillin, left, and Alyssa Palomino on the softball field at Mission Viejo High School on Friday.
The two seniors have been friends since they were little and compliment each other – McQuillin is a pitcher and Palomino is a hitter. They are both going to end their high school careers holding several O.C. and CIF-SS records. They will begin playing together next year at the University of Arizona.
Student athletes sign letters of intent at Beckman High School in Irvine.
Lakewood High School baseball player Austin Colvin.
Mayfair High School wrestlers Fabian Reyes, left, Andrew Ortiz, Josh Aguilar and Jessie Gutierrez, right, flank head coach Ibrahim Atalla, a former Marine who has built the Monsoon program from a non-entity into an area power.
Cabrillo’s Alex Torres and Jordan’s Angel Vazquez go after the ball during their Moore League game in Long Beach on Wednesday. See more pictures>>
Millikan High School girls soccer player Alex Karlowitsch in Long Beach on Monday. Karlowitsch is the reigning Moore League Player of the Year and is on her to another great season. Read the story>>
Jordan’s Luis Vaal, left, and Lakewood’s Matthew Bunma battle for the ball during their Moore League game in Long Beach on Monday. See more pictures>>
Ron Massey, who coached and taught at Jordan High School from 1981-2010, stands on the gym floor that will be dedicated in his honor. Massey, 65, turned around the basketball program, leading the Panthers to three CIF championships. Read the story>>
Downey’s Chris Espana goes up for a shot against Cerritos’ Evan Leonard, left, and Daniel Kim during their non-league game at Staples Center in Los Angeles in Monday. Downey defeated Cerritos, 72 to 48. See more pictures>>
St. John Bosco Basketball player Billy Preston in Bellflower, Calif.
Poly’s Richard Mindero, left, and John Smith celebrate Smith’s touchdown against St. Bonaventure during their CIF-SS Quarterfinal game in Ventura.