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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 Soccer

Boys Soccer

Kelly Bickett

April 19, 2018


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  The Laguna boys soccer team ended up in second place in the Condor League giving them a wild-card match before the CIF tournament against Sierra Canyon, which they won handily 5-3. Instead of spending their four-day weekend skiing or catching up on sleep, the Owls traveled to El Segu...

Girls Soccer

Girls Soccer

Boning Zhang

February 21, 2018


Filed under Sports

The soccer held at Laguna Blanca is never short of intensity, sweat or winning, as soccer is arguably one of the strongest and most played team sports in the school. Although the regular season has not started yet due to the delay caused by the Thomas Fire, the girls soccer team is expecting...

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...

Kelly Bickett’s Hat Trick Carries Girls Soccer Team Forward

Kelly Bickett’s Hat Trick Carries Girls Soccer Team Forward

Barry Punzal, Noozhawk Sports Editor

January 28, 2017


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Kelly Bickett '18 scored a hat trick and Laguna Blanca didn't allow a shot on goal in beating Midland 3-0 in a Condor League girls soccer match on Wednesday. The teams battled to a draw in their first meeting, and the Midland goalkeeper and center back kept the game scoreless for the first 34 minu...

Fall Sports Overview

Fall Sports Overview

Kelly Bicket

January 13, 2017


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Football: Qualified in Division 1 Eight-Man Football playoffs, lost first round at Faith Baptist. Volleyball: Qualified in Division 6 playoffs, lost in Seminals to Woodcrest Christian. Also qualified for Division 3 State Tournament, lost second round to Woodcrest Christian. Cross-Country: Gir...

The Alumni Soccer Game

The Alumni Soccer Game

Kelly Bickett

January 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

Every year, Laguna alumni and current students take to the soccer pitch in an alumni versus current students soccer game. is traditional event is for many alumni a much-anticipated part of anksgiving break. Current student players form one team while the alumni fill up the other in a competitive, fun...

Do You Have A Boyfriend?

Do You Have A Boyfriend?

Fiona Flynn

January 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase

Each year, you reconnect with family members to open gifts, gorge on feasts and create new memories for the bittersweet holidays. You make sure to look your best and prepare to answer all the questions your relatives and family friends will ask. “How is school going?” “What colleges ...

An Interview with Sulaiman Bah and Abdul Fatta Koroma

An Interview with Sulaiman Bah and Abdul Fatta Koroma

Caylin Zimmerman and Julia Fay

November 8, 2016


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Sully and Fatta came to the U.S. through a soccer academy called the Craig Bellamy Foundation in Sierra Leone. is academy is for underprivileged boys and girls. It hopes to create a brighter future for the athletes through the sport. ousands of kids go to tryouts held by the academy in di e...

Girls Soccer Team Takes the Condor League Title

Girls Soccer Team Takes the Condor League Title

March 17, 2016


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  After a long competitive hour and thirty-five minute match on Wednesday February 10th the Lady Owls had a 2-1 victory over the Dunn Earwigs. From having lost to the Owls in a close game two weeks prior, the Earwigs put the pressure on the Owls right from the start which earned them a ...

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 Varsity Soccer

Girls Varsity Soccer

March 2, 2012


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The girls soccer team was able to overcome preseason complications and have a successful season. With huge wins after the turnaround, the team kept its CIF bid, and was crowned Condor League Champions with a 5-1 league record and they went 7-4 overall. In the pre-season, Laguna lost to Cate, but during t...

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