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Owls fall short of victory against Valley Christian

Owls fall short of victory against Valley Christian

January 27, 2016


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On Friday the 15th the Laguna Blanca Owls basketball team played against Valley Christian. This was the last game for the Owls before league started so they knew it was key to get a win. The first quarter started with back to back scoring and ended with a score of 21-19 Valley Christian in the lead....

Laguna wins against Bishop Diego

Laguna wins against Bishop Diego

December 17, 2015


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The Laguna Blanca Girls' Soccer team competed against the Bishop Diego Cardinals on Monday 14th. After losing their game to Cate the previous Friday, the girls came out stronger than ever thriving to win. Julia Fay and Kelly Bickett both scored fantastic goals for the team. In response to how she...

Basketball: Santa Ynez VS Laguna Blanca

Basketball: Santa Ynez VS Laguna Blanca

December 9, 2015


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At 6:30 in the Merovick Gymnasium, Laguna and Santa Ynez started on the basketball field with the jump ball. Laguna Blanca wins the ball and they are off. Laguna was in the lead but then they ended with a tying score. They start the first quarter with a score of 0­0 and end with a tying score of 10­10....

Villanova vs Laguna Blanca

Villanova vs Laguna Blanca

December 7, 2015


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The Owls were on the field ready to play their first game at 3:00 PM on December 1st 2015 against Villanova on the Laguna Fields. The captains from each team met and greeted each other before the referee through the coin up into the air. Villanova won the coin toss and picked side leaving Laguna to have...

Girls Volleyball Wins First Round of State Playoffs

Girls Volleyball Wins First Round of State Playoffs

November 24, 2015


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The girls won their first round of state, beating Summit High School in strait games. Their next match will be at home this Saturday!

Championship Clash with Cate

Championship Clash with Cate

November 11, 2015


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The Laguna Blanca Owls football team ends its season with a record-setting year. Laguna started off the season playing four non-league opponents and outscoring them 196-26 en route to a 4-0 start. The Owls carried this momentum into their league opener at Villanova Prep for a chance at the Laguna’s first 5-0 sta...

Lady Owls Ace Rams & Crush Condor Competition

Lady Owls Ace Rams & Crush Condor Competition

November 10, 2015


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Beating schools with significantly larger student bodies has become a hallmark of Laguna Athletics, especially in Girls Volleyball. The Owls face trouble year-in and year-out with bigger schools in higher divisions refusing to play them because of the drastic effects a loss to a smaller program has on...

Girls Tennis Team Defends Home Court

Girls Tennis Team Defends Home Court

November 10, 2015


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The Varsity Girls Tennis team made a statement in its home opener, trouncing cross-town rival Bishop Diego 15-3 for the second-straight year. The Owls carried that momentum into its next game against Nordhoff as they routed the Rangers 12-6. These wins served to be huge confidence boosts for the inexperien...

Owls Go 6-0 with Late Game Comeback

Owls Go 6-0 with Late Game Comeback

October 20, 2015


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On Saturday, October 17th the Laguna Blanca Owls escaped an upset bid by the the Orcutt Academy Spartans 38-32 in their homecoming game. The Spartan’s quarterback Darin Miller started off the game with a 50-yard rushing touchdown on Orcutt’s first drive. The Owls retaliated with a 65-yard rushing touchd...

Undefeated Owls Make History on the Gridiron

Undefeated Owls Make History on the Gridiron

October 8, 2015


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           The varsity football team has started off 5-0 for the first time in program history, and is ranked sixth in CIF-SS Division 1. The Owls’ success comes as no surprise as the boys have been training rigorously since late May. Their offseason workouts consisted of heavy lifting, sp...

The Beach Boys

The Beach Boys

October 8, 2015


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It was an overall tie, 3-3, for the Laguna Blanca Boys Beach Volleyball team who played Dos Pueblos’ Junior Varsity team on October 1. Junior returning player Henry Farrell and freshman Charlie MacNeil pulled through in the second game to defeat the number two seed.Farrell said, “Charlie played like a beast. We ...

LBSvsCU: 62 to 44, Laguna Wins Again!

LBSvsCU: 62 to 44, Laguna Wins Again!

September 20, 2014


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Laguna Blanca's football team wins again! With a final score of 62 to 44, Laguna has won all three games so far this season. This game just adds onto the excellent achievements and efforts put in from the guys, and hopefully they continue to play hard for the rest of the season. Great efforts were pu...

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