Sports

  • Torrey Pines Pop Warner JV cheerleading team takes 2nd place at Jamz Nationals

    Torrey Pines Pop Warner JV cheerleading team takes 2nd place at Jamz Nationals

    Torrey Pines Falcons JV Cheerleading team performed their last competition of the season and placed second at Jamz Nationals in Las Vegas, Nev., Jan. 20. It was a challenging week leading up to the competition with several girls battling the flu. The girls experienced quite the roller coast ride...

  • TPHS cross country coach honored for 30-year career

    TPHS cross country coach honored for 30-year career

    The Torrey Pines High School cross country program said goodbye Jan. 20 to Coach Brent Thorne, who for 30 years kept his cross country team moving in the same direction, his heart truly on what was best for the kids. “Thirty years does not come easy,” said this year’s parent liaison Conchita Ramirez....

  • Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks win Presidents Cup

    Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks win Presidents Cup

    The Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks B2005 team, coached by Jordan Shadeed, won the San Diego Soccer Club Presidents Cup on Jan.15. The boys won the tournament in an exciting finals game which went scoreless until the team scored with less than a minute to go in overtime. 

  • Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks B2007 team wins Vegas Cup tournament

    Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks B2007 team wins Vegas Cup tournament

    Congratulations to the Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks B2007 team as they won all five games this weekend in the Vegas Cup Soccer Tournament and were undefeated. They scored a total of 35 goals and only allowed six goals scored against them. This is the team’s fifth final in a row that they've played...

  • CCA basketball finishes a competitive week with big win over Santa Fe Christian

    CCA basketball finishes a competitive week with big win over Santa Fe Christian

    With a record of 13-4, Coach Brian Baum’s boys basketball team enters conference play with one of their strongest teams in years. The Ravens closed out non-conference play with road wins over Rancho Bernardo (72-67) and Santa Fe Christian (59-52). CCA also lost games against two of the county’s...

  • CCA, Cathedral Catholic to present annual Cure for Cancer Cup

    CCA, Cathedral Catholic to present annual Cure for Cancer Cup

    Canyon Crest Academy and Cathedral Catholic High School Soccer Programs recently announced the annual Cure for Cancer Cup. The Cure for the Cancer Cup will take place Jan. 6 and Jan.13 at Cathedral Catholic High School. Girls Varsity will play at 5 p.m. Jan. 6, Boys Junior Varsity 5 p.m. Jan. 13,...

  • TPHS boys junior varsity soccer team tops at Grossmont Tournament

    TPHS boys junior varsity soccer team tops at Grossmont Tournament

    The Torrey Pines High School boys junior varsity soccer team had an exciting start to their pre-season play when they recently won the Grossmont Tournament in El Cajon. The undefeated JV team easily made it to the finals, scoring an impressive 12 goals, and giving up none in the 3 pool play games....

  • Falcons win Otay Ranch tourney

    Falcons win Otay Ranch tourney

    The Torrey Pines High School boys freshman basketball team won the Otay Ranch Basketball Tournament Dec. 17. The boys played great team basketball to go through the tournament undefeated en route to the championship.  Front row: Rishi Kiran, Luke Pisacane, Tyler Wheeler, Cael Helfrich, Luke Bergen,...

  • San Diego Surf Academy Boys Select 2003 wins SCDSL Championship

    San Diego Surf Academy Boys Select 2003 wins SCDSL Championship

    On Dec. 4, San Diego Surf Academy Boys Select 2003, coached by Beto Villela, won their division in the Southern California Developmental Soccer League post-season playoffs by a score of 1-0 on a goal by Travis Hackett – his first one since being diagnosed with leukemia in October 2014!  Travis...

  • Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks Gold All-Star team wins Mesa All-Star Soccer Tournament

    Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks Gold All-Star team wins Mesa All-Star Soccer Tournament

    The Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks won the girls under 10 division of the Mesa All-Star Soccer Tournament on Dec. 10-11. The Sharks GoldAll-Star Team was coached by Mark Tichenor, Mike Demko, MarcosGonzales, and David Southcombe. The All-Star players Natalie Cohen,Elsa Demko, Emery Gonzales, Emily...

  • Dec. 8: Week in sports for Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Solana Beach, Rancho Santa Fe and Encinitas

    Football: Cathedral Catholic exacted a measure of revenge as the Dons overcame an early 14-point deficit to defeat Helix 35-27 in the San Diego Section Open Division championship game. Helix last season defeated the Dons in an Open Division semifinal. Dons quarterback Tate Haynes completed 5 of...

  • CIF champion Kira Loren to run for UCLA next year

    CIF champion Kira Loren to run for UCLA next year

    Canyon Crest Academy Raven runner Kira Loren won the CIF San Diego Section Division II cross country championship on Nov. 19. The first place finish was the highlight of Kira’s high school running career, finishing the 2.75-mile course in 16.30.7. “I couldn’t believe it. I never thought I would...

  • Randy Jones Invitational and Pacific Hospitality Group announce major joint efforts

    Randy Jones Invitational and Pacific Hospitality Group announce major joint efforts

    The Randy Jones Golf Invitational, founded by the former San Diego Padres pitcher to raise money for local charity golf tournaments, and Pacific Hospitality Group, Inc. (PHG), which develops and manages hotel and resort properties throughout San Diego County, announced the beginning of a program...

  • Surf 2006 EGSL team wins Thanksgiving Tournament

    Surf 2006 EGSL team wins Thanksgiving Tournament

    Surf 2006 EGSL recently won the Surf Thanksgiving Tournament. The team played five games in three days, scoring 14 goals and allowing no goals to be scored against them. The girls finished strong, beating Legends FC G06 2-0 in the finals. (Above)  Top row, l-r: Amanda Anders, Rylie Monahan, Lizzie...

  • San Diego Surf 2005 EGSL team wins Surf Thanksgiving Challenge

    San Diego Surf 2005 EGSL team wins Surf Thanksgiving Challenge

    The San Diego Surf 2005 EGSL team recently won the Surf Thanksgiving Challenge. The girls played great soccer throughout the weekend despite stormy conditions, advancing undefeated to the finals. The final game proved a tense nail-biter with Surf prevailing 2-1 over Strikers to clinch the championship....

  • Dec. 1: Week in sports for Del Mar, Carmel Valley, Solana Beach, Rancho Santa Fe and Encinitas

      Football: For the first time in three years, perennial power Cathedral Catholic is back in the San Diego Section finals.The No. 1 seeded Dons defeated No. 5 Mission Hills 44-21 in an Open Division semifinal on Nov. 25. The Dons are in the finals for the first time since winning the Division I...

  • CCA cross country runners qualify for state

    CCA cross country runners qualify for state

    The girls varsity runners of Canyon Crest Academy’s cross country team finished second in the Division 2 race during CIF San Diego Finals. They ran 2.75 miles and competed against 16 high schools on Nov. 19 at Morley Field. Kira Loren finished first in a time of 16.30.7, Claire Bernd in fourth...

  • Dons advance in playoffs

    Dons advance in playoffs

    Cathedral Catholic advanced in the CIF playoffs with a convincing first round win over arch rival Torrey Pines Falcons, 45-7. The Dons maintain their unbeaten record now 11-0 as they move to second round playoffs Nov. 25, playing at Mission Hills who edged Grossmont 49-48 in first-round playoffs....

  • Nov. 24: Week in sports for Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Solana Beach, Rancho Santa Fe and Encinitas

    Nov. 24: Week in sports for Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Solana Beach, Rancho Santa Fe and Encinitas

    Football: Cathedral Catholic continued its march to a perfect season as the top-seeded Dons broke open a close Open Division quarterfinal playoff game against local rival Torrey Pines in the second quarter on Dec. 18. They went on to defeat the No. 7 Falcons 45-7. The Dons broke a 7-7 tie in the...

  • CCA runner takes first in Division 2, team places second

    CCA runner takes first in Division 2, team places second

    The girls varsity runners of Canyon Crest Academy’s cross country team finished second in the Division 2 race during CIF San Diego Finals. They ran 2.75 miles and competed against 16 high schools on Nov. 19 at Morley Field. Kira Loren finished first in a time of 16.30.7, Claire Bernd in fourth...

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