The Athletics Minute is a recap of the prior week's action in Lancer varsity sports.
After a 2 year wait to play a football game on a Friday night in the fall, the Lancers opened the 2021 season on the road against Serra Gardena. The game marked the first game as head coach for Rod Sherman (‘93). OLu came out victorious 31-20 in a hard-fought game. Senior Quarterback Logan Gonzalez had 140 yards passing on 12-19 passing, including two touchdowns. He hit Jaylen Lynch on the 3rd play from scrimmage for a 45-yard touchdown pass. Senior running back Desmin Jackson ran had 2 scores (one rushing & one receiving) in the victory including THIS highlight-reel score that gave the Lancers the lead for good. Defensively, OLu forced 4 turnovers, one of which was returned for a 41-yard scoop and score by Noah Rodriguez early in the 4th. The Lancers will now host Upland in their home opener on Friday night at Orange Coast College. Kickoff is set for 7 pm. Tickets can be purchased at GoFan by clicking HERE.
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Click HERE to read a recap of the Lancers win over Serra Gardena by the OC Varsity.
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Click HERE to view photos from the Serra Gardena game (Photo Credit: Brandy Hunt)
Following a truncated 4 game season in the spring of 2021 that concluded in a share of the Trinity League title, the Lancers girls volleyball team opened up the 2021 season on Wednesday night vs Mission Viejo. OLu took their opener 3 sets to 1 over the Diablos. Paige Buzziero and Alexis Dennick had a combined 25 kills in the victory. Buzzerio also chipped in 13 digs while Vivanna Fragoso had 7. Lily Underwood led the way with 22 assists while Mya Rodriguez had 12. Next up for OLu is a trip down to Irvine to play Beckman on Tuesday night at 5:45.
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The girls golf team will start the 2021 campaign on Tuesday, August 24 vs Yorba Linda. The match is at Black Gold Golf Course at 2 pm.
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