The third athlete profile of the fall season is cross country senior Megan Schellhase. First, watch a short video called “The Walk’ with Megan by clicking HERE. “The Walk” is a video addition to our profile articles inspired by “94 Feet with Jay Bilas”. Check out the third episode with cross country runner Megan Schellhase then read the full profile article written by Jenelyn Russo by clicking HERE. These athlete profiles will come out each Monday over the course of the fall season.
Wrestling Head Coach Joe List was recognized by the Orange County Athletic Directors Association as a Coach of Character at their annual dinner on Monday, October 1 at the Anaheim Convention Center. List will lead the OLu wrestling team into their upcoming season starting on November 23.
The Lancers opened Trinity League play on Friday night against Mater Dei. OLu fell 51-14. Sophomore quarterback Logan Gonzalez hit Dez Jackson for a 75-yard score in the second quarter for the Lancers first touchdown. Senior Cooper Vander Hill had the other Lancers score in the 4th quarter on a 1-yard run. Junior RJ Regan and senior Jack Barron each had an interception in the game. OLu drops to 3-3 overall and 0-1 in league play. They travel to south county next week for a date with Santa Margarita.
Up Next: Thursday, October 10 vs Santa Margarita @ Trabuco Hills High School - 7:00 pm
OLu continued Trinity League play this week with two matchups. The Lancers took the first one on Tuesday vs Rosary 3-0. Junior Mia Jerue paced the Lancers with 15 kills, while Alexa Niko and Morgan Snider had 7 each. The team had 11 aces and 53 total digs. On Wednesday OLu faced a stiff challenge from Mater Dei. OLu fell 3-0 to the #1 ranked team in the country. The Lancers are now 18-11 overall and 2-3 in league play.
Up Next: Tuesday, October 8 vs Santa Margarita – 5:45 pm
It was a 3 match week for the Lancers on the links. On Monday OLu competed in the Long Beach Wilson Tournament where freshman Stella Fergin shot a team-low 90. It as then a home and home against Santa Margarita. The Lancers lost on Tuesday 196-215 at Black Gold. OLu was paced by senior Maddie Hahn with a 40. On Thursday they fell 209-244 at Coto de Caza Golf Course. Freshman Riley Shin led the way with a 43. The Lancers are now 8-6 overall and 0-4 in league play.
- Click HERE for girls JV golf photos
- Click HERE for girls F/S golf photos
- Photo Credit: Kitano Photography
Up Next: Tuesday, October 8 vs J Serra @ Black Gold Golf Course - 2:30 pm | Wednesday, October 9 vs Rosary @ Fullerton Golf Course – 3:00 pm | Thursday, October 10 vs J Serra @ Arroyo Trabuco Golf Course – 3:45 pm
Boys Water Polo
Boys water polo opened up Trinity League play with a thrilling 12-11 win over Mater Dei in overtime on Thursday night. Senior Riley Catino had a team high 4 goals and 3 assists on the night. Senior Mason Killion chipped in 3 goals and 5 steals. In a remarkable moment late in overtime junior goalie, Brennis Lidecis scored on a full pool throw after the ball hit the crossbar and went in to make the score 12-10. You can see the full highlight on the OLu Athletics Twitter and Instagram feeds. The Lancers are 8-6 on the year and 1-0 in league play.
- Click HERE for photos from Varsity water polo.
- Click HERE for photos of JV water polo
- Click HERE for photos of F/S water polo
- Photo credit: Kitano Photography & P Catino Photography
Up Next: Thursday, October 10 at Santa Margarita - 6:00 pm
The girls tennis team lost their only match of the week 15-3 to J Serra. The girls are 7-3 overall and 0-2 in league.
- Click HERE for Varisty tennis photos.
- Photo credit: Kitano Photgraphy
Up Next: Tuesday, October 8 vs Rosary @ Anaheim Tennis Center - 2:30 pm | Thursday, October 10 vs Mater Dei @ Anaheim Tennis Center – 2:30 pm
What a day it was for the Lancers Cross Country team at the Trinity League Prelims on September 27. The girls varsity squad took 1st overall. Junior Sophia Gutierrez was took home 1st place individually. Junior Nicole Meyer was 2nd overall. Sophomores Sofia Gibson and Lolo Landrith were 4th and 5th respectfully.
For the boys senior Garrett Boezinger was 4th overall. The team finished 4th as well.
- Click HERE for photos of the Woodbridge Invitational.
- Photo Credit: Kitano Photography
Up Next: Friday, October 11 & Saturday, October 12 - Clovis XC Invitational @ Woodward Park (Fresno, CA)
The Lancer hockey team opened up the 2019-2020 campaign in style with a 10-2 win over Tahoe Prep. Senior Jackson Ferry had a hat trick and 3 assists for a 6 point night. Senior Ethan Hirst had 1 goal and 4 assists and junior Thomas Stift had 2 goals and 3 assists. Freshman goalie Miles Roberts had 15 saves on 17 attempts. The Lancers are 1-0.
- Click HERE for the hockey season preview article.
Up Next: Wednesday, October 9 vs Santa Margarita @ Great Park Ice - 4:10 pm
Follow Lancer Athletics all season long on social media:
- Twitter: @OLu_Athletics
- Instagram: @olu_athletics