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Redondo earns second seed in girls water polo playoffs

Redondo earns second seed in girls water polo playoffs

By Randy Angel Building a girls water polo program that can compete with perennial powers Mira Costa and Palos Verdes has been a tough task for Redondo head coach Shelby Haroldson but the success of her squad this season went far beyond her expectations. “I definitely knew at the beginning of the season that this […]

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Prep gridiron stars selected to All-CIF football teams

Prep gridiron stars selected to All-CIF football teams

By Randy Angel With the new alignment of divisions created by the CIF Southern Section, earning a spot on an All-CIF team has become a little more difficult, yet 16 football players from the South Bay  received the honor after leading their teams to winning seasons. Redondo running back Jermar Jefferson was named to the […]

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Beach Cities Sports: Baseball, football, running, volleyball and more

Beach Cities Sports: Baseball, football, running, volleyball and more

Football: The Sunday afternoon Co-ed Flag Football on the Beach League begins Feb. 12 at 10th St. and The Strand in Hermosa Beach. Games are played with two 20-minute halves, alternating guy and girl quarterbacks, non-contact, girl TDs worth double points. Registration offered as a team only and must be made at the Community Center,710 […]

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Prep teams prepare for deep runs in the CIF-Southern Section Championships

Prep teams prepare for deep runs in the CIF-Southern Section Championships

By Randy Angel Redondo’s boys and girls basketball teams could sweep Bay League championships this week. The boys clinched their fifth consecutive league Tuesday night with a 52-42 home victory against Palos Verdes. Ryse Williams led Redondo with a game-high 24 points and Quinn Collins added nine points in the win. The Sea Hawks (22-4, […]

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Mira Costa boys grab CIF wrestling championship

Mira Costa boys grab CIF wrestling championship

By Randy Angel Going into the CIF-Southern Section Southern Division Dual Meet Championships at Redondo Union High School on Saturday, second-ranked Mira Costa was quite concerned about the strong top-ranked Irvine squad. The Mustangs were looking for their second title in three years and remembered the feeling of disappointment after losing in the finals last […]

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Local runners dominate Redondo Beach Super Bowl 10K

Local runners dominate Redondo Beach Super Bowl 10K

  By Randy Angel The South Bay is known for producing its share of outstanding distance runners but for two local athletes who dominated during their prep careers, their victories in the 39th Redondo Beach Super Bowl 10K race followed the same path. Former North Torrance High School and El Camino College standout David Cardona, […]

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Beach Cities Sports: Baseball, football, paddle boarding, running and more

Beach Cities Sports: Baseball, football, paddle boarding, running and more

Football: Open to all 7th and 8th grade student/athletes in all sports, Redondo Union High School will be holding two Sea Hawk 12th Man Youth Speed and Strength Camps. Held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7 p.m., the camps take place Jan. 31 – Feb. 23 and March 7-30 and are run by  Head Coach Matt […]

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Redondo Beach celebrates 39th year of Super Bowl runs

Redondo Beach celebrates 39th year of Super Bowl runs

By Randy Angel Whether it’s reuniting with old friends, competing while donning a new costume or working up an appetite for parties later in the day, the Redondo Beach Super Bowl 10K/5K has become a tradition for hundreds of participants each year. Redondo Beach residents Scott and Monika Hoffman are among the latest to make […]

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Redondo to host CIF-SS Dual Meet wrestling championship

Redondo to host CIF-SS Dual Meet wrestling championship

By Randy Angel Mira Costa wrestling coach Jimmy Chaney feels this year’s squad may be the best tournament team he’s had since 1993 but knows winning a second CIF-Southern Section Dual Meet championship will not come easy. After placing second in 2016, the Mustangs will attempt to regain the title Saturday when Redondo hosts the […]

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Girls toe the line at Elks Hoop Shoot free throw championships

Girls toe the line at Elks Hoop Shoot free throw championships

By Randy Angel Standing at the free throw line with all eyes focused on the individual, basketball players of all ages must deal with the pressure. In a display of focus and discipline, two local young girls overcame anxiety to qualify for a chance at a State Championship Saturday after winning their respective divisions in […]

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Redondo girls basketball team takes sole possession of first place in Bay League

Redondo girls basketball team takes sole possession of first place in Bay League

By Randy Angel Playing with the credo “Defense wins Championships,” Redondo’s girls basketball team took a giant stride to winning its third straight Bay League title Tuesday evening with an impressive road win against rival Mira Costa. The Sea Hawks allowed only 17 points through the first three quarters of their 57-37 victory handing the […]

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Beach Cities Sports: Baseball, football, running and more

Beach Cities Sports: Baseball, football, running and more

Running: Registration is available for the 39th annual Redondo Beach Super Bowl Sunday 10K/5K Run/Walk presented by Kaiser Permanente and hosted by the Redondo Beach Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau. More than 8,000 race enthusiasts will congregate at Seaside Lagoon for the 10K, 5K and 10K baby buggy races and costume contest presented by […]

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Mira Costa duo among local athletes earning All-CIF honors

Mira Costa duo among local athletes earning All-CIF honors

By Randy Angel For the first time in a decade, Redondo did not have a player selected to the All-CIF team but Mira Costa had two named to the Division 1 squad, senior setter Britt Bommer and senior outside hitter Alexa Underwood. Bommer, who will take her talents to Northwestern in the fall, used finesse […]

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Mira Costa, Redondo girls prepare for showdown on the hardwood

Mira Costa, Redondo girls prepare for showdown on the hardwood

by Randy Angel Coming off a weekend playing against competitive teams in non-league action, Mira Costa’s girls basketball team and Redondo’s boys and girls squads get set to make their runs for Bay League titles. Mira Costa will play host when the rivals play in the first of two meetings on Tuesday. Girls action takes […]

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Redondo boys basketball team continues winning streak as Bay action resumes

Redondo boys basketball team continues winning streak as Bay action resumes

By Randy Angel Redondo’s boys team (16-4, 3-0) improved its winning streak to nine games Tuesday with a 70-44 home victory against Palos Verdes (No. 10, Division 3A). Jailen Moore scored 12 points and Isaiah Tyler had eight points for the Sea Hawks who will play at Peninsula (No. 10, Div. 3AA) at 7:30 p.m. […]