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2012 Summer Olympics

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Top 2012 Summer Olympics Articles

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  • USC on-campus shooting appears to be first in two decades

     
    The Halloween night shooting at USC that left four people wounded appeared to be the university's first on-campus shooting in two decades....
  • Kerri Walsh Jennings, Phil Dalhausser highlight beach volleyball field

    Kerri Walsh Jennings, Phil Dalhausser highlight beach volleyball field
    Three-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings and 2008 Olympic gold medalists Phil Dalhausser and Todd Rogers lead a world-class field that will compete in the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball on July 22-28 in Long Beach. The 2012 London...
  • April, Kerri fall in Gstaad

    April Ross said she felt disappointed after her run with Kerri Walsh Jennings ended in the Federation Internationale de Volleyball Gstaad Grand Slam Friday. Ross, the Costa Mesa resident and former Newport Harbor High standout, and the three-time Olympic...
  • Anae, Rulon on Team USA

    Goalkeeper Tumua Anae, a former Corona del Mar High standout, and attacker Kelly Rulon, a Newport Beach resident, are on the U.S. women's senior national team roster for the 2013 FINA World Championships that begin Sunday in Barcelona Spain. Anae and...
  • Mann, Hutten on U.S. team roster

    Center John Mann, a former Corona del Mar High standout, and defender Tim Hutten, a former UC Irvine All-American, are on the U.S. men's senior national team roster for the 2013 FINA World Championships that begin on Monday in Barcelona, Spain. Mann...
  • Briefs: Ross, Pavlik, Americans continue to win in Poland

    Costa Mesa resident April Ross teamed with former UC Irvine standout Whitney Pavlik to remain unbeaten in three pool play matches on Wednesday at the Federation Internationale de Volleyball Beach Volleyball World Championships in Stare Jablonki, Poland....
  • Beach Volleyball: Hughes next in line

    Beach Volleyball: Hughes next in line
    Technically, its borders do not reach the sand. But thanks to the achievements of Misty May-Treanor and April Ross, who both grew up there, Costa Mesa has become known as the epicenter of women's beach volleyball in the United States. May-Treanor...
  • Francena McCorory sets personal-best 49.86 seconds to advance to 400-meter final at world championships

    Francena McCorory sets personal-best 49.86 seconds to advance to 400-meter final at world championships
    MOSCOW — The electronic timing system at Luzhniki Stadium proved its point — Bethel High and Hampton University grad Francena McCorory is at the top of her game. The 49.86-second performance registered by McCorory in winning her semifinal...
  • Allyson Felix runs season-best time in 200 meters

    Allyson Felix runs season-best time in 200 meters
    Olympic 200-meter champion Allyson Felix ran a season-best time of 22.30 seconds in the semifinals of her specialty Thursday evening at the World Championships in Moscow, giving her a place in Friday’s final. Jeneba Tarmoh also advanced after...
  • Aaron Rodgers says he's been working on improving deep throws

    Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers made sharpening his deep throws a point of emphasis this off-season, according to an interview with Sports Illustrated’s Peter King. “Tom Brady told me after the ’07 season -- we got to play a little...
  • Algonquin's Jager solid 5th in world steeple

    Algonquin's Jager solid 5th in world steeple
    After hanging with the leaders for all but the final 300 meters, Algonquin's Evan Jager wound up fifth in Thursday's  steeplechase final at the World Track & Field Championships in Moscow. It was the best finish for a U.S. man in the event since Mark...
  • Tom Brady practices Thursday, expects to play Friday

    Tom Brady showed up at practice Thursday wearing a brace on his left knee, and the New England quarterback reportedly expects to play in Friday’s exhibition game against Tampa Bay. Brady wasn’t wearing a protective brace Wednesday when he...