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Week in Sports for Carmel Valley, Del Mar and Solana Beach

Torrey Pines had its six-game winning streak snapped as the Falcons took a commanding early lead but couldn’t hold on in a 24-21 Palomar League loss to Ramona on Nov. 1.

Week in Sports for Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Solana Beach and Rancho Santa Fe

The little engine that could appears to be gathering steam at just the right time.

With the playoffs just around the corner, perennial small-school power Santa Fe Christian solidified its grip on the Coastal League title with a resounding 55-21 league win against La Jolla Country Day on Oct. 25.

Week in Sports for Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Solana Beach and Rancho Santa Fe

Santa Fe Christian faced a two-touchdown deficit early in the second quarter of a Coastal League game against Bishop’s that appeared to be slipping away.

Week in Sports for Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Solana Beach and Rancho Santa Fe

Santa Fe Christian kicked its ground game into high gear as the Eagles defeated Horizon Christian Academy 43-15 in a Coastal League opener for both teams on Oct. 12.

TPHS Junior Varsity Water Polo Team sizzles — again!


The Torrey Pines High School Junior Varsity Water Polo Team shined recently in another competition. They played in the Championship game of the Junior Varsity Fall Classic and took 2nd place. The final game went to 8-8 in the last quarter and TPHS lost in overtime by 1 point to Eastlake. The boys missed throwing Coach Annie in the pool this time but they are very proud of winning all but one game in the entire tournament. They are determined “to get Coach Annie wet the next time for sure!”

TPHS Varsity Tennis team undefeated, wins La Jolla Country Day Tennis Invitational


Under the leadership of Head Coach James Jack, the TPHS Varsity Tennis team is undefeated for the season and aiming for its 24th successive year as the CIF Division 1 Girls Tennis Champions. Recently, the Falcons won the La Jolla Country Day Tennis Invitational, which featured both Los Angeles and San Diego area schools. Earlier, the Falcons also won the North County Doubles Tennis tournament with a thrilling championship match against La Costa Canyon. With only four upperclassmen on the Varsity team, “the future continues to look exciting for TPHS tennis.”

Week in Sports for Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Solana Beach and Rancho Santa Fe

San Diego Jewish Academy defeated Julian 27-0 in a nonleague game on Oct. 3.

Tomer Baltnister rushed for 145 yards and one touchdown and freshman quarterback Jordan Battaglia threw for two touchdowns to lead the Lions.

Week in Sports for Solana Beach, Carmel Valley, Del Mar and Rancho Santa Fe

The TPHS girls volleyball team defeated Poway 3-0 on Sept. 25. Photos/Anna Scipione

The Dons had lost to Helix 21-16 in their most recent game on Sept. 13.
Cathedral Catholic took an early 14-0 lead in the first quarter and led 21-7 at halftime, but Vista Murrieta scored 14 unanswered points in the third quarter to tie the game.

Week in Sports for Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Solana Beach and Rancho Santa Fe

Torrey Pines players Harrison Cohen and Matthew Feeler celebrate a touchdown in the Falcons’ 44-9 triumph over Vista High on Sept. 20

Santa Fe Christian bounced back from a lopsided loss with a convincing win.

The Eagles rolled up 481 yards of total offense in a resounding 66-34 nonleague victory over La Jolla on Sept. 20.

Week in high school sports: Football, field hockey and volleyball results

Torrey Pines quarterback Pete Mitchell feels the rush from Cathedral Catholic defensive end Kyle Davis in the Sept. 6 matchup between the two local high schools. The Dons won 10-0. Photo/Anna Scipione

On a night when Cathedral Catholic’s offense stalled, the Dons’ defense got things going.

The Dons improved to 2-0 with a 10-0 nonleague victory over Torrey Pines on Sept. 6.

Through its first two games, the Dons have yielded just six points.



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