Week in Sports

By Gideon Rubin



Torrey Pines snapped a three-game skid as the Falcons defeated Rancho Buena Vista 45-20 in a nonleague game on Oct. 6.

David Bagby rushed for 112 yards and two touchdowns on nine carries to lead the Falcons. He also caught three passes for 41 yards and one touchdown.

Falcons quarterback Andrew Perkins completed five of nine pass attempts for 72 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions. He also rushed for 74 yards on eight carries.

Billy Maggs rushed for 57 yards and two touchdowns on seven carries, and Andrew Fargo rushed for 55 yards on seven carries.

The Falcons broke a scoreless tie midway through the first quarter when Jack Mitchell kicked a 38-yard field goal.

Maggs stretched Falcons lead to 10-0 at the end of the first quarter with a 10-yard scoring run, and then Perkins completed a 19-yard scoring pass to Jackson Gentes to make it 17-0.

RBV closed to within 24-20 early in the fourth quarter, but the Falcons answered as Bagby scored on runs from the 4 and the 11 to make it 38-20.

Then after RBV scored to make it a 38-27 game with just under five minutes remaining, Maggs scored on a 32-yard run to secure the win.

The Falcons, who hadn’t won since their Sept. 2 35-7 Week 1 victory over Colton, improved their overall record for the season to 2-3.

San Diego Jewish Academy lost to Tri-City Christian 41-0 in a Pacific League opener for both teams on Oct. 6.

Jeremy Danzig rushed for 78 yards on 14 carries to lead the Lions. Jose Mizrachi and Jake Posnock each had 11 tackles to lead the Lions defensively.


Canyon Crest Academy defeated Mission Vista 3-0 (25-23, 25-19, 25-22) in a Valley League game on Oct. 7.

Delaney Sullivan had 15 kills to lead the Ravens and Caterina Rosander added eight kills.

Kyana Miller had 18 assists, and Miranda Beach added 15 assists.

The Ravens improved to 2-1 in league and 13-7 overall for the season.

Cathedral Catholic extended its winning streak to four games as the Dons defeated Point Loma 3-0 (26-24, 25-9, 25-22) in a Western League game on Oct. 7.

Morgan Cormier had 13 kills to lead the Dons, and Krissy Witous and Kamila Tan each added nine kills.

Aubrey Valencia contributed 15 digs.

Torrey Pines defeated Mt. Carmel 3-0 (25-22, 25-18, 25-21) in a Palomar League game on Oct. 6.

Savannah Rennie had 10 kills to lead the Ravens and Aimee Stephenson and Kelsey Moore each added six kills.

Gigi Cresto had 14 assists and Karly Drolson had 20 digs.

The Falcons improved to 2-0 in league and 9-4 overall for the season.

Water polo:

Torrey Pines defeated Mt. Carmel 15-7 in a Palomar League match on Oct. 6.

Patrick Lenihan scored seven goals to lead the Falcons and Peter Bergum added four goals.

Canyon Crest Academy trounced Army-Navy Academy 22-4 in a Valley League game on Oct. 7.

Jerry Guess scored seven goals to lead the Ravens and Matteo Lanza-Billetta added five goals.

Kyle Grozen had five assists and Kevin Li added four assists.

Ravens goalie Jeff Elsner had six saves, and Kyle Grozen contributed one save.

The Ravens improved to 2-0 in league and 5-2 overall for the season.


Minjia Luo and Jennifer Pang each shot a 1-under-par 35 to lead Torrey Pines to a 188-234 Palomar League victory over Poway on nine-hole par-36 course at Lomas Santa Fe Country Club on Oct. 6.

Winnie Huang and Stacey Rayo each added 39 scores.

The victory followed a 200-265 league win against Ramona two days earlier.

Rayo shot a an even-par 36 to lead the Falcons on a nine-hole course at Fairbanks Ranch Country Club.

Sarah Cho and Peng each added 38 scores, and Luo contributed a 39 score.

The Falcons improved to 5-0 in league and 15-0 overall for the season.

Lauren Varth shot 2-over-par 38 to lead Canyon Crest Academy to a Valley League victory over Valley Center.

CCA shot a 233 on a nine-hole par-36 course at Woods Valley. Valley Center fielded just three players and did not record a complete score, resulting in a forfeit.

Samantha Sturtevant added a 44 score for the Ravens, and Sydney Klein contributed a 46 score.

The Ravens improved to 4-2 in league and 5-2 overall for the season.

Field hockey:

Canyon Crest Academy defeated Del Norte 2-1 in a Valley League game on Oct. 7.

Natalie Hoffman and Kate Chamberlain each scored one goal to lead the Ravens, and Gabrielle DePetro had one assist.

Ravens goalie Clara Belitz recorded two saves.