Sports

  • CCA cruises past Mt. Carmel, improving to 10-5 for the season

    CCA cruises past Mt. Carmel, improving to 10-5 for the season

    The Canyon Crest Ravens defeated the Sun Devils from Mt. Carmel 71-46 in their home opener on Friday, Jan. 5.

  • The season ahead: Avocado West girls basketball preview

    The season ahead: Avocado West girls basketball preview

    Every sport has its gold standard, the team that wins year-in and year-out and challenges for championships—the benchmark by which others measure themselves. When it comes to girls’ basketball on San Diego’s North Coast, that type of model has been constructed by La Costa Canyon. The players, coaches...

  • Jan. 4: Week in Sports

    Jan. 4: Week in Sports

    Boys soccer: Nationally-rankedTorrey Pines remained undefeated as the Falcons defeated Servite of Anaheim 2-1 in the championship game of the SoCal High School National showcase’ National Division. Alec Philibbosian and Santiago Majewski each scored one goal to lead the Falcons in a battle featuring...

  • Torrey Pines boys varsity soccer undefeated at 10-0-0

    Torrey Pines boys varsity soccer undefeated at 10-0-0

    The TPHS boys varsity soccer team is making a statement early in the season with a 10-0-0 start, outscoring opponents in those games 33-5. The Falcons won the local Grossmont Tournament early in December and the So. Cal. High School Classic this past week. The So Cal Classic is a prestigious tournament...

  • Canyon Crest finishes 5th at Torrey Pines Holiday Classic

    Canyon Crest finishes 5th at Torrey Pines Holiday Classic

    At the midway point of the 2017-2018 season, the Canyon Crest Academy Ravens find themselves sitting at 9 wins and 5 losses, slightly short of expectations but still positioned for a strong stretch run.

  • Q&A: Professional rugby player Ryan Matyas now also a coach for San Diego Mustangs

    Q&A: Professional rugby player Ryan Matyas now also a coach for San Diego Mustangs

    As the afternoon sun beat down on Torero Stadium back in April 2016, Ryan Matyas was preparing himself for his first game as a professional rugby player in the United States. He started San Diego's first professional rugby match at outside-center that day and ended up putting in a good performance,...

  • TPHS boys lacrosse team donates Teddy Bears to Rady Children's Hospital

    TPHS boys lacrosse team donates Teddy Bears to Rady Children's Hospital

    The Torrey Pines High School boys lacrosse team celebrated the holidays with Irving Goodman, his dad and brother at the San Diego Gulls “Teddy Bear Toss” game vs. the Stockton Heat. The team brought Teddy Bears that were thrown onto the ice during the game and donated to Children’s Hospital in...

  • Ravens complete rollercoaster week with solid wins

    Ravens complete rollercoaster week with solid wins

    The Canyon Crest Academy boys basketball team found its footing with two big wins at the Grossmont Tournament to move to 6-4 for the season.

  • Rancho Santa Fe mixed martial arts standout Navarro captures world title

    Rancho Santa Fe mixed martial arts standout Navarro captures world title

    When Marcos Andrew Navarro attended a mixed martial arts fight at a Yuma casino in 2007, some friends in the stands who recognized him all but encouraged the former high school wrestling standout to jump in the ring. “They were like, ‘That guy’s a wrestler, he’s good at wrestling. You should do...

  • Dec. 21: Week in Sports

    Dec. 21: Week in Sports

    Boys basketball: Torrey Pines remains unbeaten as the Falcons reeled off their 10th straight win to start the season and took home another piece of hardware. The Falcons defeated San Marcos 60-55 in the championship game of the North County Holiday Classic on Dec. 16. Finn Sullivan scored 25 points...

  • Dec. 14: Week in Sports

    Dec. 14: Week in Sports

    Torrey Pines defeated La Jolla Country Day 67-55 in the Coast News Classic championship game on Dec. 9.

  • TPHS lacrosse star settling in at Syracuse

    TPHS lacrosse star settling in at Syracuse

    Spencer Small’s earliest memory of playing lacrosse was actually one he’d rather forget.

  • Ravens show dominance with three big wins in four days

    Ravens show dominance with three big wins in four days

    The Canyon Crest Academy boys basketball squad defeated Helix High School 46-31, Rancho Buena Vista 69-49 and Eastlake High School 83-59 to round out play last week at the Hilltop Tournament in Chula Vista. CCA has now won four straight games and is 4-1 overall. Against Helix, the Ravens used suffocating...

  • Dec. 7: Week in Sports

    Dec. 7: Week in Sports

    Girls basketball: Torrey Pines lost to Christian of El Cajon 61-52 as the Falcons fell to 1-2 to start the season in the Matador Classic on Dec 2. Izzy Ascencio scored 15 points and had nine rebounds to lead the Falcons.Rachel Shen scored 13 points and Maddie McClurg added 12 points. Beryl Dannis...

  • Nov. 30: Week in Sports

    Nov. 30: Week in Sports

    Football: No. 2-seeded Santa Fe Christian defeated No. 3 San Pasqual 14-12 in a San Diego Section Division III playoff semifinal on Nov. 24.The Eagles with their fourth straight win advanced to the Dec. 2 championship game. They will play top-seeded El Centro Southwest at noon at Southwestern College....

  • Lady Falcons conclude a stellar volleyball season

    Lady Falcons conclude a stellar volleyball season

    The Torrey Pines girls volleyball finished their incredible season of top level play at home with a well-fought loss to Mater Dei.

  • Nov. 23: Week in Sports

    Nov. 23: Week in Sports

    Two weeks after blowing a big lead to rival La Costa Canyon, Torrey Pines left nothing to chance in a 40-0 victory over the Mavericks in an Open Division playoff quarterfinal on Nov. 17.

  • Nov. 16: Week in Sports

    Nov. 16: Week in Sports

    Torrey Pines defeated Canyon Crest Academy 3-0 (25-23, 25-17, 25-21) in the San Diego Section’s elite Open Division championship match on Nov. 11.

  • Local high school boys and girls teams shine at Cross Country North County Conference Championships

    Local high school boys and girls teams shine at Cross Country North County Conference Championships

    The varsity cross country boys high school teams ran a 3.05-miles course on Nov. 11 at Kit Carson Park in Escondido. The runners competed in the Avocado West League during the North County Conference Championships. La Costa Canyon’s team won with 42 points, followed by Torrey Pines with 56 points,...

  • Nov. 9: Week in Sports

    Nov. 9: Week in Sports

    Football: Santa Fe Christian defeated Tri-City Christian 34-13 in a Coastal League game on Nov. 3. Luke Sanders rushed for 174 yards and scored two touchdowns on 21 carries to lead the Eagles. Sanders also had a 60-yard scoring catch. Eagles quarterback Michael Linguadoca completed 5 of 11 pass...

  • Nov. 2: Week in Sports

    Nov. 2: Week in Sports

    Santa Fe Christian defeated La Jolla Country Day 45-21 in a Coastal League game on Oct. 27.

  • Oct. 26: Week in Sports

    Oct. 26: Week in Sports

    Football Torrey Pines defeated Carlsbad 31-24 in an Avocado League game on Oct. 20 for their fourth straight win. Mac Bingham rushed for 130 yards and one touchdown on 18 carries. Falcons quarterback Jason Heine completed 6 of 6 pass attempts for 115 yards and one touchdown and no interceptions....

  • Torrey Pines Girls JV Volleyball team wins gold at Ramona Fall Classic

    Torrey Pines Girls JV Volleyball team wins gold at Ramona Fall Classic

    Torrey Pines High School JV Girls Volleyball team won the Ramona Fall Classic tournament Oct. 21. The event was held at Epic Volleyball Club and featured teams from around the county, including CCA, Bishop’s School, Eastlake and La Jolla High School. Asia Parks was named MVP and Audrey Sawyer received...

  • TPHS Girls Volleyball team racks up another tournament championship

    TPHS Girls Volleyball team racks up another tournament championship

    The Santa Barbara Tournament of Champions was held last weekend, and the Torrey Pines High School Girls Volleyball emerged victorious. Playing undefeated, the Falcons met several teams that tested their mettle. After easily handling Newport Harbor in three sets, TPHS met Mira Costa. Over four sets,...

  • Cross Country teams win divisions at Mt. SAC Invitational

    Cross Country teams win divisions at Mt. SAC Invitational

    Torrey Pines Cross Country scored well at the 70th annual Mt. SAC Invitational on Oct. 22, with both the varsity girls and freshman boys teams winning their divisions. The varsity boys team, led by senior and captain Robert Bartsch, was sixth in its division. Both varsity teams were in the competitive...

  • Oct. 19: Week In Sports

    Oct. 19: Week In Sports

    Football Torrey Pines defeated Oceanside 30-0 in an Avocado League game on Oct. 13. Mac Bingham rushed for 144 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Falcons. Torrey Pines improved to 2-1 in league and 5-2 overall for the season. ***** La Costa Canyon experienced its first defeat of the season as...

  • Oct. 12: Week in Sports

    Oct. 12: Week in Sports

    Volleyball: Torrey Pines’ perennially dominant program took home another important piece of hardware, and the Falcons didn’t have to travel far. The host Falcons won the elite Gold Division of the prestigious California Challenge with a 2-0 (25-18, 25-21) victory in the championship game over Santa...

  • Oct. 5: Week in Sports

    Football: Santa Fe Christian defeated Christian of El Cajon 30-7 in a nonleague game on Sept. 30. Eagles quarterback Demitri Washington completed 4 of 5 pass attempts for 88 yards with one touchdown and no interceptions. Washington connected with Matthew Stevenson on a 39-yard scoring pass. Washington...

  • Sept. 28: Week in Sports

    Sept. 28: Week in Sports

    Football: Demitri Washington scored three touchdowns to lead Santa Fe Christian to a 58-14 nonleague victory over La Jolla on Sept. 15. SFC jumped out to a 30-7 lead after the first quarter and took a 44-7 lead into halftime. Washington and Jack Miles each scored two rushing touchdowns to lead...

  • RSF golfers will tee It Up for Breast Cancer Research

    RSF golfers will tee It Up for Breast Cancer Research

    On Oct. 3, the Rancho Santa Fe Women’s Goldfish Club will hold its annual Breast Cancer Golf Tournament. Again this year they will be raising money through Play for P.I.N.K, a 501 (c)(3) charity supporting breast cancer research at the forefront of discovery and progress. This year’s Honorary Chairperson...

  • Sept. 21: Week in Sports

    Sept. 21: Week in Sports

    Football: Demitri Washington scored three touchdowns to lead Santa Fe Christian to a 58-14 nonleague victory over La Jolla on Sept. 15. SFC jumped out to a 30-7 lead after the first quarter and took a 44-7 lead into halftime. Washington and Jack Miles each scored two rushing touchdowns to lead...

  • Sept. 14: Week in Sports

    Sept. 14: Week in Sports

    Torrey Pines defeated Fallbrook 44-0 in a nonleague game on Sept. 8.

  • Sept. 7: Week in Sports

    Sept. 7: Week in Sports

    Torrey Pines defeated Archbishop Mitty of San Jose 3-1 (25-23, 22-25, 25-23, 25-23) in a nonleague game on Sept. 2.

  • Rancho Santa Fe Attack G2009 Green team tops at Breakers SoCal Cup

    Rancho Santa Fe Attack G2009 Green team tops at Breakers SoCal Cup

    The RSF Attack G2009 Green team took home the trophy in the Breakers SoCal Cup last weekend. The girls scored 16 goals and beat a tough Murrieta Surf team in the finals. Congratulations to Farren, Abby, Ava, Kiki, Britta, Jenny, Angelina, Cate, Gabby (not pictured Greta, Casey and Lilly). A big...

  • Grace Lytle helps San Dieguito Synchro swim club shine at Junior Olympics

    Grace Lytle helps San Dieguito Synchro swim club shine at Junior Olympics

    Grace Lytle is gaining national recognition in a sport few in northern San Diego County know much about. When she brings it up, the typical response is “I didn’t even know that was a thing out here,” Lytle said. Synchronized swimming is very much a thing out here. Lytle is among 40 or so members...

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