Randy Angel

Mustang Dynasty: Mira Costa’s girls beach volleyball team seeks to add its streak of 69 straight victories and five Southern Pacific titles with an historic first State Championship

Mustang Dynasty:  Mira Costa’s girls beach volleyball team seeks to add its streak of 69 straight victories and five Southern Pacific titles with an historic first State Championship

  Mira Costa’s girls beach volleyball team seeks to add its streak of 69 straight victories and five Southern Pacific titles with an historic first State Championship   by Randy Angel In 2011, when Gino Grajeda envisioned the possibility of having beach volleyball competition for high school girls, Mira Costa High School was an instant […]

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Jimmy Miller Surf N Turf is unique surfing and volleyball competition

Jimmy Miller Surf N Turf is unique surfing and volleyball competition

The 7th Annual Dig for Jimmy and Doug Surf and Turf contest attracted over 100 competitors, of all ages, for what is believed to be the world’s only surf and volleyball contest.

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Basketball, football, sailing, volleyball and more

Boot Camp: The City of Manhattan Beach is holding Spring Beach Boot Camps with GI Joe Charles through June. Sessions are Mon.-Wed.-Fri from 6-7 a.m. and 9-10 a.m. through June 30. Cost is $220 ($242 non-residents). Evening sessions take place Mon.-Wed. From 5-6 p.m. and 6-7 p.m.through June 28. Cost is $130 ($143 non resident). […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Volleyball: AVP returns to Hermosa Beach

By Randy Angel Each summer, South Bay beaches become a mecca for beach volleyball. This summer, the Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP) returns to Hermosa Beach for the first time since 2010 when Phil Dalhausser and Todd Rogers claimed the men’s championship and Jenn Kessy and April Ross were crowned champions of the women’s tournament. […]

 Randy Angel

Mira Costa girls thriving on the beach volleyball courts

Mira Costa girls thriving on the beach volleyball courts

By Randy Angel Beach volleyball players from Mira Costa’s girls program continue to excel on the sand courts as the Mustangs begin their quest for a fifth consecutive Interscholastic Beach Volleyball League (IBVL) title. By winning the Bay Division, top-seeded Mira Costa earned a first-round bye and will play the Sierra Canyon-Archer School for Girls […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Rugby, sailing, volleyball and more

Beach Cities Sports: Rugby, sailing, volleyball and more

Sailing: Fourteen-year-old Redondo Beach sailor Taft Buckley won the Silver fleet competition at the Lake Garda Regatta in Italy. The top sailors in the world, representing 28 countries competed in the regatta. On the second Sunday of every month, Waterfront Education will be holding a Pink Power Sailing and BBQ for girls and women at […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Football, sailing, volleyball and more

Beach Cities Sports: Football, sailing, volleyball and more

Surfing: Hosted by Spyder Surf, the South Bay Boardriders Club will be holding the Subaru Pacific Surf Series Championship Contest Saturday, May 6 at the Manhattan Beach Pier where a the King and Queen of the South Bay will be crowned. Registration is available at southbayboardriders.com. Deadline is Wednesday, May 3. Beach Volleyball: The Amateur […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Football, running, sailing, volleyball and more

Beach Cities Sports: Football, running, sailing, volleyball and more

Football: The Thursday night Co-ed Flag Football on the Beach League begins April 27 at 6:30 p.m. at 10th Street and The Strand in Hermosa Beach. Team registration is $265 for a six-week season plus two weeks of playoffs. Registration must be made at Hermosa Beach Community Center, 710 Pier Ave.. For more information, contact […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Football, hockey, running, volleyball and more

Beach Cities Sports: Football, hockey, running, volleyball and more

Hockey: The Jr. Kings Squirt B team captured the California Amateur Hockey Association State Championship held April 2 in San Jose. After losing to Southern California adversary the Wave 4-3 in the final round-robin game, the Kings scored two goals in the final three minutes to tie the Wave before pulling out a 4-3 overtime […]

 Randy Angel

Mira Costa girls dominant in beach volleyball action

Mira Costa girls dominant in beach volleyball action

By Randy Angel Temperatures may be spring-like, but competition on the sands of local beaches is heating up, particularly for a group of talented Lady Mustangs. Mira Costa seniors Rio Frohoff and Sunny Villapando are off to a fast start this season as they prepare for collegiate careers. The duo captured their second Amateur Athletic […]

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

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

Golf: Carter Gaede, 9, of Manhattan Beach won the 7-9 boys division Sunday at the 4th annual Drive, Chip & Putt National Finals at Augusta National Golf Course. Drive, Chip & Putt is a free nationwide youth golf development program open to boys and girls ages 7-15. Gaede was one of four male National Finalists […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Football, running, swimming, volleyball and more

Beach Cities Sports: Football, running, swimming, volleyball and more

Fundraising: Mira Costa rugby All-Star and captain Jonah Tavai has been invited to represent a touring side from the United States to play in England.  Unfortunately Jonah can’t get there by himself…he could use our help. The junior needs to raise $2,000 to pay for the trip. Donations can be made at gofundme.com/jk5mw-chase-for-chance.   Beach […]

 Randy Angel

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

Beach Volleyball: Girls high school teams continue IBVL competition Thursday, March 23 when rivals Mira Costa and Redondo face each other at 3:30 p.m. on Dockweiler State Beach. On Tuesday, Mar. 28, Mira Costa plays Bishop Montgomery at 3:30 p.m. and Redondo takes on Santa Monica at 4:30 p.m. For more information, visit ibvl.org.   […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Beach volleyball, running, swimming and more

Beach Volleyball: The California Beach Volleyball Association (CBVA) will be holding tournaments on Saturday, Mar. 18 at Hermosa Beach. Competition features Campsurf Men’s B and Campvolley Women’s AA and B tournaments. For more information, visit cbva.com.   Girls high school teams continue IBVL competition Tuesday, Mar. 21 with Redondo and Palos Verdes squaring off at […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports: Running, swimming, beach volleyball and more

Beach Cities Sports: Running, swimming, beach volleyball and more

Beach Volleyball: The Mira Costa Girls’ Varsity Beach Volleyball team begins its quest for a fifth consecutive Southern Pacific IBVL title when the Mustangs play Santa Monica on Tuesday, Mar. 14 at 3:30 p.m. at Dockweiler State Beach. Redondo opens its season with a 4:30 p.m. match against Palisades Charter the same day. For schedules […]

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