Despite being the No. 1 seeded team heading into last week’s CIF Boys Golf Championship, Torrey Pines was hardly the veteran, star-studded type of unit that had won the last five section titles.
Nine-year-old Kai Molina first picked up a golf club about two years ago, during the offseason of the soccer league he played in.
For the first time since the State CIF went to an Open Division playoff format in boys and girls basketball, the San Diego Section has a No. 1 seed in the Open Division of the Southern California Regional playoffs.
Torrey Pines wins boys Open title on buzzer-beating 3-pointer by Nick Herrmann
Riding its staunch defense, the La Costa Canyon girls soccer team became the first to win three CIF Open Division championships when it stonewalled Torrey Pines, 2-0, Friday night, May 28, at Mission Bay High School.