| Dec 15, 2010
| 4:16 PM
An early season girls' water polo showdown between Edison and host Laguna Beach on Tuesday didn't disappoint.
In a match that pitted two CIF Division 1 ranked teams, a last-second shot on a designed play by the eighth-ranked Chargers hit the post and...
| Dec 29, 2010
| 12:21 PM
Another prep sports year has come and gone. As has been the case in years past, several local teams and athletes reached the pinnacle of their respective sports.
Below is a listing of some of the top prep highlights reported to the Independent in the...
| Jul 31, 2010
| 4:59 PM
There are athletes who've been playing ball, swimming laps, slamming, digging, paddling and attacking for years. As they enter high school, they dream of playing in college or even going pro.
But the reality is that most athletes won't make the cut...
| Dec 18, 2010
| 8:26 PM
It's been such a chaotic week for Jocelyn Manderino.
Ever since she was named Fountain Valley High girls' water polo coach last month, she's felt as if she's been playing catch-up.
This past week, she could barely breathe with all the pressure and...