Edison High School (Huntington Beach, California)
|Edison High School|
|21400 Magnolia Street
Huntington Beach, California
|Type||Public High School|
|School district||Huntington Beach Union High School District|
|Number of students||3000|
|Color(s)||Green and Gold|
|Athletics conference||CIF Southern Section
|Rival||Fountain Valley High School|
The school was built on land donated by Southern California Edison, from which its name is derived. There is a yearly rivalry between Edison and Fountain Valley High School. During football season, there is a game, known as "The Battle of the Bell", in which the winning school takes the bell home. Edison has won this "bell game" for the last 11 years.
- Willie Aames, American actor (Eight is Enough, Charles in Charge), film and television director, television producer, and screenwriter.
- Rick DiBernardo, Former professional football player (NFL)
- Joy Fawcett, U.S. Women's Soccer Team member and Olympic gold medalist
- Julio Gonzalez Senior, professional boxer, WBO Light Heavyweight World Champion in 2003, 1996 Atlanta summer games Olympian representing Mexico.
- Kyle Higashioka, baseball player
- Donnie Hill, Retired (MLB) baseball player
- Jeff Kent, Retired (MLB) player, 2000 National League MVP
- Henry Owens, Major League Baseball player.
- Tori Pena, Irish Pole Vault Champion, competing for Ireland in the London 2012 Olympic Games.
- Tom Shields, NCAA swimming champion, USA Swimming National Team Member
- Yevgeni Starikov, professional football (soccer) player, member of the US national team
- Dale Thayer, Major league baseball player
- Doug Webb, musician
- Scott Weiland, Lead vocalist for Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver.
- Jordan Zumwalt, National Football League (NFL) player.
- Mark Boyer, former National Football League (NFL) tight end.
- Fountain Valley High School
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