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FOOTBALL CIF PLAYOFFS this Saturday, November 9 at 1:00 (HOME GAME)

November 6, 2013


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After a thrilling 66-64 victory over Dunn on Saturday, the boys football team has qualified for the CIF playoffs. Their first round game will be here at LBS, Saturday, 11/9 at 1pm. Hope to see everyone there! Go OWLS!...

Volunteers needed to coach

September 2, 2013


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Volunteers needed to coach and to work as one on one buddies for our Fall Basketball for our boys and girls with special needs. Dates:  Six Tuesdays, Sept 10 - Oct 15 Time:  3:45 - 5 pm Location:  Page Youth Center - 4540 Hollister Avenue, SB   Community Service Hours honored Please...

Owls End in Tie Against Thacher In Season Opener

Owls End in Tie Against Thacher In Season Opener

December 9, 2012


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​The Laguna Blanca Varsity Boys’ Soccer Team finished its season opening game Saturday in a 2-2 tie at home against Thacher. ​The Owls started the game with a quick score. Junior captain Tristan Prinz scored a left-footed shot from the left side of the box into the bottom right corner of the go...

Girls Soccer Opens with a Win

December 7, 2012


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  “Everyone played awesome,” exclaimed senior defensive player Clarissa Coburn of the Girl’s Varsity Soccer opening match against Villanova Prep. The rainy match, that resulted in a 2-0 victory, set the girls down the right path. With junior Nadia Belton holding down defense, offe...

Owls Fall to Santa Ynez in Season Opener

December 7, 2012


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The Laguna Blanca Varsity Boys’ Basketball Team lost to the Santa Ynez Pirates on Tuesday night by a score of 47-35. With seven turnovers and a slow start to the offense, the Owls’ dug themselves into a deep hole in the first quarter from which they could never recover. Entering the second...

Owls Down Bell-Jeff in Three in the Quarterfinals

November 13, 2012


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On Saturday night at the packed Merovick Gymnasium, the Laguna Blanca Girls Volleyball Team advanced to the Semifinals of the CIF-SS Playoffs after sweeping #3 seed Bellarmine-Jefferson High School in 3 (25-15, 25-18, 25-12). Senior Co-Captain Bella Taron carried the defensive effort, posting team-high...

Madsen Leads Owls to 2nd Round Victory

November 13, 2012


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Junior Clara Madsen had 8 kills, 3 aces, and team-high 16 digs, leading the Laguna Blanca Girls Volleyball Team to a victory over the Gladstone Gladiators on Thursday night in West Covina. Middle-hitters Grace Woolf and Luisa Cameron also tallied exceptional offensive effort. Woolf spiked team-high...

Owls Sweep Santa Clara in the First Round

Owls Sweep Santa Clara in the First Round

November 8, 2012


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On Tuesday night, the Laguna Blanca Girls Volleyball Team swept Santa Clara at home in 3 to move on to the second round of CIF-Playoffs. The lady Owls kicked into gear on the 1st point and kept the momentum going for the re st of the match. Senior Jessie Dusebout led the offense with...

2012 Girls Volleyball Update

2012 Girls Volleyball Update

October 16, 2012


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During the preseason, the varsity girls' volleyball team took a trip to paradise returning with a runner-up trophy of the silver-division back to the mainland after strong play in the Kamehameha Schools Maui Invitational.   When asked about the outlook on the team and the 2012 season, Senior...

Spring Golf Review: The Freshman Trifecta

June 4, 2012


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It is possible to still hear the echoes of golf-claps whenever Niall Platt ’10 is mentioned. However, the days of remembering Laguna golf are coming to a close; the spotlight will soon shift to the present, with sophomore captain Kiyan Mashhoon leading the charge. “If we belonged to a league, Kiyan ...

Athletics and Academics:

June 4, 2012


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Athletics harming students’ academic success and athletes are just a bunch of ‘dumb jocks’ have become stigmas invading our modern culture. Statistically, however, athletes are actually more likely to succeed academically and, consequently, later in life. A United States Department of Health and...

Boys Varsity Tennis

June 4, 2012


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Culminating their season with a 4-10 record, the boys’ tennis team had an all around successful season. “We stepped up as a team,” said senior Alex Louden about the seasons turnout, “everyone had match time and was out there playing.” Fresh from spring break, the boys kicked off their first...

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