Field Hockey

'Turnaround' Canyon Crest field hockey team tops Vista for first CIF D-1 title

'Turnaround' Canyon Crest field hockey team tops Vista for first CIF D-1 title

Senior Logan LaScola scored a pair of first-half goals and the Canyon Crest field hockey team completed a fairy tale season Saturday, Nov. 17, at Eastlake High School by defeating Vista, 2-1, for the 2018 CIF Division I Championship. It was the Ravens’ 13th victory in their last 15 games and the school’s second CIF field hockey crown (the other came in 2013 at the Division II level).

Coach Kiana Duncan’s squad lost its first game of the season to this same Vista team, 3-2, and suffered through a brutally difficult early season schedule that saw it sitting at 1-8 in mid-September. The rebound belongs in the believe-it-or-not category.

“We did it,” said Duncan as her team...

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