Week in Sports for Carmel Valley, Del Mar Solana Beach and Rancho Santa Fe
By Gideon Rubin
Canyon Crest Academy defeated Cathedral Catholic 9-8 in the San Diego Section Division I championship game on May 18.
The victory followed a 14-13 win against Bishop’s in a playoff semifinal two days earlier.
Alexa Carter scored three goals and Paige Weinstein scored two goals and one assist to lead the Ravens.
Emma Normoyle added two goals.
Ravens goalie Jessie McConville contributed nine saves.
Carter scored five goals to lead the Ravens in the Bishop’s game.
Katie Carlson scored three goals and had one assist and Nicole Hickman scored one goal and had three assists.
McConville had eight saves.
Normoyle (three goals) and Amanda Presar (two goals, one assist) were key contributors too.
The Ravens improved their overall record for the season to 14-6.
Torrey Pines had its four-game winning streak snapped as the Falcons lost to Poway 7-6 in Palomar League finale on May 14 that went eight innings.
The Falcons led 6-3 going into the bottom of the sixth, when Poway tied the game with three runs.
Matthew Mullen had three hits including a double and Mark Detrow had two hits including a home run and two RBI to lead the Falcons offensively.
John Remick contributed a double and a triple and two RBI.
The Falcons fell to 8-7 in league and 13-17 overall for the season.
Cathedral Catholic was swept in a two-game Eastern League series by St. Augustine.
The Dons lost the first game 6-1 on May 14 and the second game 3-0 two days later.
The Dons were held to just five hits in the series.
Toru Sugiura had two hits including a double and drove in the Dons only run in the first game.
Sugiura’s double in the second game was one of just two Dons hits.
Brady Aiken struck out eight batters and allowed three runs on six hits and four walks in the second game.
The Dons fell to 7-5 in league and 19-10 overall for the season.
Canyon Crest Academy defeated Mt. Carmel 3-1 in a Palomar League finale for both teams on May 14.
The Ravens broke a scoreless tie in the bottom of the fourth inning when they scored all three of their runs in support of starting pitcher Jack Kaloogian.
Kaloogian struck out eight batters and allowed no walks in 6 1/3 shutout innings of three-hit ball to lead the Ravens.
Alex Rejto and Tom Kuznia each had one hit and one RBI to lead the Ravens offensively.
The Ravens improved to 6-9 in league and 11-18 overall for the season.
Santa Fe Christian lost to San Dieguito Academy 7-0 in a nonleague game on May 15.
The loss followed a 4-1 nonleague victory over Mater Dei Catholic the previous day.
Dillon Paulson had three hits including a double to lead the Eagles in the Mater Dei Catholic game.
Brian Blatnick contributed two hits (both doubles) and Gary Saggesse singled and drove in two runs.
The Eagles were held to three hits in the San Dieguito Academy game.
The Eagles improved their overall record for the season to 15-14.
Torrey Pines defeated Rancho Buena Vista 3-0 in a San Diego Section Division playoff game on May 18.
The victory followed a 5-1 playoff win against Patrick Henry two days earlier.
Rachel Nasland pitched a one-hit shutout to lead the Falcons in the Rancho Buena Vista game. Nasland struck out 13 batters.
Kelsey Buchanan had two hits including a home run and two RBI to lead the Falcons offensively.
Nasland pitched a four-hitter to lead the Falcons in the Patrick Henry game in which she allowed one unearned run. Nasland struck out 13 batters and allowed one walk.
Emma Wong and Lauren Bower each had two hits to lead the Falcons offensively.
The Falcons improved their overall record for the season to 18-8-2.
Cathedral Catholic lost to Santana 5-4 in a Division III playoff game on May 18.
The loss followed a 2-1 win against San Dieguito Academy two days earlier.
Devyn Magnett pitched a five-hitter to lead the Dons in the San Dieguito Academy game.
Magnett allowed one unearned run. She struck out seven batters and allowed no walks.
Samantha Gonzales had two hits and drove in one run to lead the Dons offensively.
The Dons improved their overall record for the season to 20-10-1.
Cathedral Catholic defeated Bishop’s 17-7 in a San Diego Section Open Division playoff quarterfinal on May 18.
Keenan Assaraf scored five goals and Nick Sarkisian scored five goals to lead the Dons.
Dons goalie David Fleischman had 12 saves.