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Girls Soccer

Girls Soccer

Kelly Bickett

May 19, 2018


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The Owls placed first overall in the Condor League, earning them a first-round seat in the CIF tournament. The Owl's first CIF opponent, Thacher, was aggressive. It was a physical game, making it tough to hold possession of the ball. The Owls scored first, making the game 1-0 in the first half. Ho...

Boys Basketball Rise Up

Boys Basketball Rise Up

Kelly Bicket

March 20, 2017


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After graduating five starting seniors, the boys’ basketball team had a lot of positions to fill. Fortunately for the Owls, many new freshmen, sophomores and juniors decided to play. The Owls had a lot of work cut out for them this season to prepare for a difficult league. In the league opener game,...

Boys Soar Through CIF

Boys Soar Through CIF

Kelly Bicket

March 20, 2017


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The boys soccer team has been quite busy this year winning preseason matches.After losing in the second round of CIF last year, the boys bounced back quickly by beating Villanova Prep with a hat trick and two assists from junior Ethan Tyng. According to coach Gof Boyoko, “Fatta Koroma scored a pair of...

Come Cheer Our Boys Soccer Team!

Come Cheer Our Boys Soccer Team!

November 24, 2014


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STARTING THIS WEDNESDAY!   BOYS VARSITY SOCCER VS. West Shores Tuesday, March 2 3:00 AWAY   GO OWLS!...

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...

Varsity Boys Basketball Season Recap

Varsity Boys Basketball Season Recap

March 5, 2012


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The boys basketball team came out and defeated Providence Hall 79-35 at Westmont on Jan. 28. They broke Providence Hall’s defense and went on to run them out of the gym, beating the Lions by 44 points. Senior Brandon Bickett was the top scorer with 21 points, but not trailing by much, sophomore Andrew Vignolo ...

Tennis Girls Take Out Cate

Tennis Girls Take Out Cate

December 2, 2011


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“We are like the Average Joe’s from the movie Dodgeball. We’re playing Cate in a couple of matches this week, and I hear they’re the Globo Gym of the league,” said Girl’s Tennis Coach Jonny Sapp at a Round Table meeting. With a 3-4 record, the team was ready to take on the challenge and usher...

Football Focuses on the Future

Football Focuses on the Future

December 2, 2011


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When the season started for the Owls (4-3, 1-2) the Condor League Title and a CIF berth was in the minds of most everyone. However, the early loss of senior co-captain Andrew McCaffery (ACL/MCL tear), and later the loss of senior center Alex Louden (oblique fracture, wrist) forced a reconsideration of this year’...

Swim Team Makes its Splash at CIF

Swim Team Makes its Splash at CIF

September 19, 2011


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The road to CIF playoffs is increasingly challenging. Members of the Laguna Blanca swim team qualified with ease as Lauren Alef, Milo Filip, and Austin Abrams posted times well under the status-quo. In order to understand how these three superstars met the criteria for CIF, one must recognize their...

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