| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:10 PM
NORTHRIDGE — The UC Irvine men's volleyball team stopped the bleeding by handling host Cal State Northridge, 23-25, 25-19, 25-20, 25-13, in a Mountain Pacific Sport Federation match on Wednesday.
But in the midst of a surprising 5-3 start,...
| May 28, 2013
| 9:30 PM
Expected by many to be an unpredictable and exciting season already due to a first-ever format, the 18th season of “The Ultimate Fighter” got off to an unpredictable start Tuesday when taping began.
With Ultimate Fighting Championship women&...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 9:05 PM
IRVINE — By showing proficiency in most areas that counted Saturday, the UC Irvine men's basketball team got the rare opportunity to expose what, for now at least, is an innocuous weakness.
"We're not very comfortable with an 18-point lead,"...
| Jan 15, 2013
"I love how the sun paints the city," says Julio Rivas Garcia as he gazes over Quito's historic heart from the roof of the Church of La Merced.
Where we're standing, at 9,200 feet and only 15 miles from the equator, the late-afternoon sun still has...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 9:35 PM
1) Glendale-trained Ronda Rousey takes titles and MMA world by storm — Much like her six professional bouts — which have never extended past the first round — the year 2012 was a whirlwind of success for “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey....
| Mar 20, 2013
| 8:48 PM
The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene.
IN LOCAL MMA
The Ultimate Fighting Championship officially announced on Saturday that UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey would square off in the next season of...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 6:39 PM
BURBANK – When Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White speaks, people tend to listen. It’s hard not to, often times. There's rarely a topic he shies away from and he's not afraid of saying something controversial.
And one person...
| May 16, 2013
| 12:03 AM
IRVINE — It was a loss about which UC Irvine baseball coach Mike Gillespie wanted to be anything but trivial.
But nothing less than a bit of baseball lore that unfolded at Anteater Ballpark on Wednesday may have upstaged the consequences of the...
| May 7, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Directed by Pablo Berger, opens May 8, Cinestudio, 30 Summit St., Hartford, (860) 297-2463, cinestudio.org
"It's a great tragedy," wrote Hemingway of bullfighting, "and the most beautiful thing I've ever seen." If you've seen actual...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 7:21 PM
LA CRESCENTA — What could have very well been a lost weekend for the Crescenta Valley High boys’ volleyball team may turn out to be the opposite.
Tired, twice-beaten and relegated to the seventh-place game in the silver division, the...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:32 PM
One the spectators at this year's State B girls' basketball tournament in Huron has seen the event from a variety of angles.
Ronda Nehl of Timber Lake made it to the tournament as a player for McIntosh, then served as an assistant coach on the squad,...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 10:16 PM
With a combat career already filled with firsts, the history in the making that is Ronda Rousey’s career now officially has an opponent to co-author the next chapter in women’s mixed-martial-arts chronicle.
With Rousey sitting cageside...