Week in Sports
By Gideon Rubin
Just because Santa Fe Christian’s opponents know what’s coming doesn’t make the Eagles’ dynamic offense any easier to stop.
The rush-happy Eagles rolled up the vast majority of their 411 yards of total offense on the ground on their way to a 37-6 Coastal League victory over La Jolla Country Day on Oct. 20.
Tony Miro rushed for 151 yards and two touchdowns on 14 carries to lead the Eagles.
Jerry Harper gained 104 rushing yards and one touchdown on four carries including an 81-yard run.
Hunter Vaccaro completed two of four pass attempts for 42 yards and rushed for 28 yards and one touchdown on four carries.
Eight Eagles players combined for 357 rushing yards on 40 carries. The Eagles attempted just five passes on the day.
The Eagles improved to 3-0 in league and 5-3 overall for the season.
Cathedral Catholic rallied from a first half deficit to defeat St. Augustine 28-20 in an Eastern League game on Oct. 19.
The Dons trailed 14-7 when they outscored their opponents 21-0 in a decisive third quarter.
Tony Johnson rushed for 117 yards on 12 carries to lead the Dons.
Dons quarterback Garrett Bogart was four for nine passing for 77 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions.
The Dons improved to 3-0 in league and 6-2 overall for the season.
Torrey Pines snapped a two-game skid with a 24-7 Palomar League victory over Rancho Bernardo on Oct. 19.
Chase Pickwell rushed for 112 yards and one touchdown on 16 carries to lead the Falcons.
Billy Maggs rushed for 94 yards and one touchdown on 13 carries and Mark Detrow contributed 30 rushing yards and one touchdown on four carries.
The Falcons improved to 1-2 in league and 4-4 overall for the season.
Torrey Pines defeated Poway 3-0 (25-22, 25-22, 25-23) in a Palomar League match on Oct. 18.
Reily Buechler had 13 kills to lead the Falcons and Jennie Frager added 11 kills.
Canyon Crest Academy defeated Mt. Carmel 3-0 (25-17, 25-14, 25-20) in a Palomar League match on Oct. 17.
Carly Rasmussen had seven kills, six aces and 11 digs to lead the Ravens.
Julia Bragado and Micaela Miner each contributed six kills.
The Ravens improved to 4-1 in league and 18-7 overall for the season.
Santa Fe Christian defeated Bishop’s 3-0 (28-26, 25-22, 25-22) in a Coastal League match on Oct. 17.
Hannah Hubbard and Alexandria Johnson each had 11 kills to lead the Eagles.
Eagles setter Christie Duoos had 34 assists.
The Eagles improved to 4-1 in league and 13-7 overall for the season.
Cathedral Catholic defeated Scripps Ranch 3-0 (26-24, 25-18, 25-15) in a Western League match on Oct. 17.
Kristen Witous had 20 kills to lead the Dons and Tatiana Durr added 12 kills.
The Dons improved to 7-0 in league and 21-2 overall for the season.
Torrey Pines defeated San Pasqual 183-240 in a Palomar League game on Oct. 15.
Medalist Jennifer Peng shot a four-under-par 31 score to lead the Falcons on a nine-hole course at The Vineyard of Escondido.
Canyon Crest Academy continued its amazing run with two thrilling Palomar League victories.
The unbeaten Ravens stretched their winning streak to 19 games with a 2-1 victory over Mt. Carmel on Oct. 18.
The victory followed a 2-1 in against Torrey Pines two days earlier.
Katie Carlson scored one goal and had one assist to lead the Ravens in the Mt. Carmel game.
Haley Schroeder contributed one goal and Gabrielle De Petro added one assist.
Goalie Clara Belitz had two saves.
The Torrey Pines game was decided on penalty strokes in double overtime.
De Petro scored one goal and Belitz had three saves during regulation.
The Ravens were scored on for the first time in the Torrey Pines game since Sept. 18, snapping a streak of 15 consecutive CCA shutouts.
The Ravens improved to 5-0 in league and 19-0 overall for the season.
Torrey Pines rebounded from the CCA game with a 5-1 victory over Westview.
Freshman standout Shannon Yogerst and junior Alie Zimmer each scored one goal and had one assist to lead the Falcons.
Clare Young, Julia Petrey-Juarez, and Maritsa Enriquez each added one goal, and Kristen Buchanan contributed two assists.
The Falcons improved to 4-1 in league and 13-6 overall for the season.
Cathedral Catholic defeated Point Loma 2-0 in a Western League match on Oct. 18.