Stephanie’s first teams coaching the Recreation and Parks league in El Segundo. Her second grade team was the Banana Slugs, and had Dylan Bucher as one of the players. Her 3rd/4th grade team was the Tigers.
The Venice Angeles & Ponies hold a combined Christmas Party at The Crush Bistro in El Segundo. Stephanie plays for the Angels and Morgan plays for the Ponies. The Crush is owned by Alvin Ching, the father of a player on both the Angels and the Ponies.
Stephanie, Morgan, and Ron run the Torrance Turkey Trot on Thankgiving Day. Paula Carlson also joined us, and Paula’s daughter, Eliisa, also ran, but Eliisa ran with her Cross Country teammates from South High.
Both Ron and Stephanie ran the Firecracker 5K this year. This is the second time Ron has run in the Year of the Rabbit; his first was 24 years ago (1987) when he ran the 10K. He still has the t-shirt from that race, although it doesn’t fit him very well anymore. They had a… Read More »
We celebrated Stephanie’s 16th birthday with the Uematsus at Aki Restaurant in Santa Monica.
We had dinner with the Quan side of the family. Jane, Jeff, & Justin Bell drove down from Chico. Ben, Judy, and their two kids, Michelle and Rachel, came in from Encino. Helen and Amy were both there, and the only Quan missing was Tom and his family. On the Gee side was our family,… Read More »
The South Bay Surf League’s 2010 Kickoff Classic at Torrance Beach. Six teams were represented: El Segundo High, Mira Costa High, South High, Redondo Union High, Palos Verdes High, and North/West. Stephanie surfed girls long board, along with her teammate, Samantha Vinzon. She placed third in her first heat, and Samantha placed second in her… Read More »
Stephanie gets her cast off after a little more than four weeks. Now she’s in a walking cast, and she can start moving her foot around & exercising it a little. In case you missed the previous post, Steph had broken her ankle in the first game of the San Diego Classic, a basketball tournament… Read More »
Stephanie suffered a fracture in her fibula during the first game of the San Diego Classic. We first thought it was a bad sprain, but we took her to an urgent care office that night and the x-ray showed a fracture. Stephanie stayed in San Diego for the rest of the tournament, and we went… Read More »