The boys basketball season came to an end on Wednesday when they fell to Cypress 61-48 in the first round of the Division 1 CIF-SS Playoffs. Tibet Gorener, Eric Goodrich, and TJ Tittlefitz each had 12 points in defeat. OLu finishes the year with a 13-14 overall record.
The girls basketball team traveled to LA to take on Rolling Hills Prep in the first round of the Division 1 CIF-SS Playoffs and fell 64-40. Maddie Hahn hit three 3’s while Talia Sonsma and Mikayla Holmes had 8 points apiece. Caitlin Muller led the Lancers with 11 points. OLu finishes the year 14-14 overall.
Girls Water Polo
In a tough first-round matchup against #2 Foothill, the Lancers fell 9-3 in round 1 of the Division 1 CIF-SS playoffs. The Lancers finished with an 18-10 record and a share of the Trinity League Title.
In alumni news, ‘19 grad Brooke Hourigan was named D-1 Rookie of the Week for Harvard Water Polo. Ciick HERE to read the full article.
- Click HERE for water polo photos vs Los Al
- Click HERE for water polo photos vs Newport Beach
- Click HERE for water polo photos vs Foothill
- Click HERE for water polo photo vs CDM
- Click HERE for water polo vs Edison
*Photo Credit Regina Cuozzo
The Lancers were off this past week as they prepare for the ADHSHL playoffs starting on Friday, February 21. The opponent will be determined this coming week.
The Lancers D-3 squad advanced to the quarterfinals with a 5-0 win over Damien. They will play Servite in the quarterfinals on Thursday, February 20 at 4:15 pm.
- Click HERE for photos from the Anaheim Ducks High School Hockey League All-Star Games.
Up Next: Varsity D1 - Friday, February 21 - ADHSHL Playoff Semifinals vs TBD @ Great Park Ice - 6:20 pm
The Lancers had 3 wrestlers advance to the CIF Masters Meet after the CIF Individuals Meet in Palm Springs.
Zach Stone took 2nd at 120 lbs, Dominic Lobo took 3rd at 126 lbs, and Alexander Subias took 2nd at 113 lbs. All three will compete in the CIF Masters meet on Saturday, February 22.
Up Next: CIF Masters @ Sonora High School
The Lancers took on defending CIF Champ Cypress in a doubleheader to open the 2020 season. In game 1 the Lancers used the two-headed monster of Christian Rodriguez and Max Rajcic to defeat the Centurions 3-2. Rodriguez went 4 ⅓ of an inning with 3 strikeouts and recorded the win. Rajcic cleaned it up with 2 ⅔ of an inning pitched to get the save. The Lancer offense scored all 3 runs in the 2nd inning. Cooper Gilmour and Nate Blocher each recorded an RBI.
In game 2, senior Brett Pierson and Kai Negrete combined for a 1 hitter en-route to a 4-0 victory. Pierson earned the win striking out 5 over 5 innings. Negrete threw 2 innings striking out 4.
- Click HERE to read the baseball season preview
- Click HERE to read the OC Top 10 by OC Varsity
- Click HERE to read up on the Top 10 players to watch by OC Varsity
Up Next: Wednesday, February 19 vs La Mirada @ Great Park Baseball Field - 7:00 pm
Boys Lacrosse opens up their second season with 2 games this week against Esperanza and Portola.
Up Next: Wednesday, February 19 @ Esperanza - 5:00 pm | Friday, February 21 @ Portola - 7:00 pm
Boys Tennis opens the season with two matches against Esperanza and Yorba Linda.
Up Next: Tuesday, February 18 @ Esperanza - 3:00 pm | Thursday, February 20 vs Yorba Linda @ Anaheim Tennis Center - 2:30 pm
The boys volleyball team opens the season in the Tesoro Tournament on Saturday, February 22.
Up Next: Saturday, February 22 - Tesoro Tournament @ Tesoro High School
The Lancers opened the 2020 campaign with a loss to J Serra. It was the first-ever girls lacrosse home played on the campus of Orange Lutheran High School.
- Click HERE to read the girls lacrosse season preview.
Up Next: Thursday, February 20 @ Corona Centennial - 5:00 pm
The Lancers softball team reeled off two wins to start to the 2020 season. In game 1 on Saturday, OLu erupted for 11 runs in the first inning vs La Habra en route to a 15-2 victory. The outburst was capped by a Tayler Holcroft grand slam. Taryn Lennon earned the victory and was also 2-3 at the dish while Brenna Begin was 2-2 with 3 runs scored and 2 RBI’s.
In game 2 the Lancers were victorious 6-1 behind a 1 hitter from Taryn Lennon. Lennon also struck out 7 and was 3-4 at the plate. Brenna Begin stayed hot going 2-3 and Amelia Avila scored 2 runs.
- Click HERE to read the softball season preview.
- Click HERE to view the OC Register’s preseason Top 10.
Up Next: Friday, February 21 vs Clovis - 3:15 pm | Saturday, February 22 vs Romona - 9:00 am | Saturday, February 22 vs San Clemente - 3:00 pm
Track & Field
The Track & Field team opens the season in the Lou Zamperini Invite at Torrance High School.
Up Next: Saturday, February 22 - Lou Zamperini Invite @ Torrance High School
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- Twitter: @OLu_Athletics
- Instagram: @olu_athletics