Updated: 2 hours 58 min ago
Former Irvine Valley standout Scott Paz, who helped the Lasers win two state team titles and also won a state doubles title with Bruno Figlia, was named the new women's tennis head coach at Wagner University this week.
Three Irvine Valley sports teams are a month away from competing in their first contests of the 2021 fall season. IVC women's volleyball, women's soccer and men's soccer will each play games on the road on Aug. 27, 2021.
Irvine Valley men's volleyball coach Ryan Windisch announced his team awards last week for the Orange Empire Conference champion Lasers. IVVC defeated rival Orange Coast to capture the conference title at OCC on May 27.
Irvine Valley, under coach Julie Hanks is ready for the 2021-22 season after not competing last year. The Lasers, who have won three straight Orange Empire Conference titles, open at home against Taft on Fri.. Nov. 5 at 5 p.m.
A warrior for the Irvine Valley team, sophomore outfielder Dane Nakatsuka is off to NAIA power Vanguard University in Costa Mesa. Nakatsuka battled back and hit .333 with 10 RBI for the Lasers in the 2021 season.
Catcher Gabe Briones and pitcher Cruz Barrios committed to UC Riverside earlier this week. The duo joined the Irvine Valley squad from Riverside College this past year and were key in helping the Lasers to a successful 2021 season.
Irvine Valley is ready for the 2021-22 season after not having a campaign last year. The Lasers play in a jamboree event in Sept. and then open their official year at Cuyamaca on on Nov. 2 at 5 p.m. under coach Jerry Hernandez.
Irvine Valley is ready for the 2021 fall season and the Lasers will open with a scrimmage at Pasadena City and then play its first official match at College of the Canyons Aug. 27. IVC hosts its first match Sept. 3 vs. Miramar.
Irvine Valley is ready for the 2021 fall season and the Lasers will open with a match at Rio Hondo on Fri., Aug. 27. The Lasers, led by coach Martin McGrogan, play their first home contest on Aug. 31 vs. El Camino.
Irvine Valley is ready for the 2021 fall season and the Lasers will open with a scrimmage at Long Beach City on Tues., Aug. 24. The Lasers, led by Coach Joe Supe, will start their official season at Southwestern on Aug. 27.
The Orange Empire Conference all-conference baseball teams were selected on Thursday and Irvine Valley's Eric Burckle and Dante Faicchio were named to the first team and Shane Kary was picked to the second team.
Irvine Valley is starting to name its annual awards for the 2020-21 school year and the Character Champion winners are two standouts - women's tennis player Soleil Zsibrita and men's basketball player Aaron Strings.
Irvine Valley adds to its commitment class with standout guards Tasara Alexander (Corona del Mar High) and Kennedy Pucci (Glendora High). Both were multi-sport athletes in high school and stars for their teams.
Irvine Valley comes through in the final game of a challenging '21 season with a 9-7 win at Mt. SAC Friday night. Eric Burckle hit a grand slam to put an exclamation point on the year for the Lasers, who won 12 games overall.
After losing to Orange Coast twice during the regular season, Irvine Valley beat the Pirates, 26-24, 25-17, 22-15, 25-17, to capture the Orange Empire Tournament Final at OCC Wednesday night. Great job by both sides!
Irvine Valley rallies late, but comes up short, 10-9, in the final home game of the season against Mt. San Antonio at the OC Great Park Stadium Thursday. IVC finishes up the 2021 season at Mt. SAC with a doubleheader on Friday.
Irvine Valley will try and break through against Orange Coast in the Orange Empire Conference Tournament Final tonight at OCC at 6 p.m. IVC has played tough, but OCC has come out on top twice this season in four sets each.
Irvine Valley gives up seven runs in the first two innings and falls, 8-3, to Mt. San Antonio in a non-conference game Tuesday night at the OC Great Park. The two teams play again on Thursday at the Great Park at 6:30 p.m.
Irvine Valley sweeps Fullerton for the second time this season, winning, 25-22, 25-7, 25-18 on Thursday night at home in a semifinal of the Orange Empire Conference Tournament. IVC plays at OCC in the final next Wednesday.
Irvine Valley wraps up its season on Thursday, winning at Riverside, 7-2, to claim another Orange Empire Conference title. The Lasers finished the abbreviated 2021 campaign with an overall record of 6-0.