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  • Saturday Sep 22 | via The Wave 

    OCVarsity Video: Highlights from Mater Dei's win ove...

    See highlights from Mater Dei's exciting victory over IMG Academy 28-24 on Friday night in Santa Ana in a battle between two of the top-ranked teams in the nation.

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  • Saturday Sep 22 | via The Wave 

    Fryer on football: Great game and a great memory for...

    Mater Dei offensive lineman Myles Murao runs into the end zone all alone to score a touchdown against IMG Academy in the third quarter in Santa Ana on Friday, September 21, 2018. An overflow crowd at Santa Ana stadium watches the game against IMG Academy from outside the fence along Civic Center Drive in Santa Ana on Friday, September 21, 2018.

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  • Friday Sep 21 | via Los Angeles Times 

    Mater Dei uses late scoring drive for a 28-24 victor...

    Mater Dei receiver Bru McCoy signals a first down after making a catch against IMG Academy in the first quarter Friday. There was smiling, howling and high-fives among the players as they came out of the locker rooms for pregame warmups at Santa Ana Stadium on Friday night.

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  • Friday Sep 21 | via LA Daily News 

    QB Bryce Young leads the Monarchs on a game-winning,...

    Mater Dei running back Shakobe Harper, right, breaks free from IMB Academy defensive back Jayden Curry, left, as he turns the corner to gain more yardage in Santa Ana on Friday, September 21, 2018. Mater Dei's Bru McCoy, left, beats IMB Academy cornerback DJ Turner II to score a touchdown on a pass play in the second quarter in Santa Ana on Friday, September 21, 2018.

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  • Wednesday Sep 19 | via The Wave 

    Fryer: Mater Dei's football success was foreseen . ....

    Mater Dei coach Bruce Rollinson holds up the CIF-SS Division 1 Championship plaque after the Monarchs victory over St. John Bosco in Norwalk on Saturday, December 2, 2017. "Coaches," the Register sports columnist wrote, "are worriedly eyeing the growing skein of Mater Dei High School's football team.

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  • Wednesday Sep 19 | via The Wave 

    Breakdown: How Mater Dei's offensive line matches up...

    Mater Dei running back Sean Dollars, center, celebrates his first quarter touchdown against Bishop Amat with offensive lineman Myles Murao, left, in Santa Ana on Friday, August 17, 2018. Well, one of the key matchups between Mater Dei and IMG Academy on Friday certainly supports that theory.

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  • Wednesday Sep 5 | via Los Angeles Times 

    CdM girls' tennis eases past Mater Dei

    Kristina Evloeva returns a forehand for Corona del Mar High during a nonleague girls' tennis match against Mater Dei on Wednesday. The Corona del Mar High girls' tennis team, coming off a perfect season that included CIF Southern Section Division 1 and CIF Southern California Regional titles, began its title defense this week.

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  • Wednesday Sep 5 | via The Wave 

    Redondo girls volleyball comes up short against No. ...

    Mater Dei celebrates a point over Redondo in Santa Ana on Wednesday, Sep. 5, 2018. Redondo's Jasmine Davis tries to spike over Mater Dei's Brielle Mullally in Santa Ana on Wednesday, Sep. 5, 2018.

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  • Wednesday Sep 5 | via The Wave 

    Fryer: No battles, just benefits for St. Margaret's ...

    St. Margaret's volleyball players and coaches pose for a group photo after winning the Division 2 title at the Dave Mohs Memorial Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 1. They often battle over how much time athletes should spend with the high school or non-high school team.

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  • Wednesday Sep 5 | via Los Angeles Times 

    Week 3 High School Football Preview: Los Amigos vs. ...

    Senior quarterback Brandon Tinoco, shown running the ball on Aug. 23, has three touchdown passes this season for Los Amigos High. Key Lobos: Sr. QB Brandon Tinoco ; Jr. RB Brian Pacheco ; Jr. LB Justin Boyer Breakdown: Los Amigos looks to get back on the winning track, while Saddleback is still seeking its first victory in the nonleague game The Lobos are coming off an early-season bye and have not played since a 41-7 loss to Ocean View on Aug. 23. Los Amigos opened in Week Zero with a 19-17 win at Dana Hills Pacheco is a weapon in the passing game for Los Amigos, along with junior receiver Adolfo Chavez, who had two touchdown catches in the Dana Hills win Saddleback has also played Dana Hills but had a much different result.

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  • Saturday Sep 1 | via The Wave 

    OCVarsity Student Sections: Santa Margarita's 'Eagle...

    After having several student sections come close to taking the OC Varsity Student Section of the week honor last week, we were hoping this week would be easier to make the call and it was. Several sections stood out, each for different reasons, as they cheered on their teams during Friday's high school football games.

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  • Thursday Aug 30 | via The Wave 

    Fryer on football: Previews and predictions for Frid...

    Analysis: Capistrano Valley sprinted into the 2018 season with 42-7 and 38-7 wins over Tustin and La Mirada, respectively. Pacifica is better than those two opponents.

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