This is the September 16th edition of the Athletics Minute. Read below for updates as our fall sports season continues and for any other important announcements.
The Lancers (2-2) fell to Narbonne 38-0 on Friday night. Jace Rodriguez recorded an interception in the 3rd quarter.
- Click HERE for Varsity photos vs Narbonne
Up Next: Friday, September 20 @ Vista Murrieta - 7:00 PM
It was a remarkable week for the girls volleyball team (16-8). The Lancers kicked off the week with a 3-1 win over La Serna on the road before falling to Mission Vijeo 3-2 in a tight road contest. On Friday the Lancers opened the Whittier Classic at Whittier High School and went 3-0 in pool play. On Saturday, OLu rolled through the winner's bracket en route to beating St. Lucy’s 2-1 in the final game to claim 1st place in the Whittier Classic. OLu opens Trinity League play this coming week.
Up Next: Tuesday, September 17 @ Mater Dei – 5:45 pm | Thursday, September 19 @ Santa Margarita– 5:45 pm
Girls Golf (6-2) won their only match of the week 203-232 over Marina. Freshman Riley Shin and senior Maddie Hahn led the way each shooting a 38.
Up Next: Tuesday, September 17 vs Foothill @ Black Gold Golf Course – 2:30 pm | Thursday, September 19 vs Mater Dei @ Santa Ana Country Club – 3:00 pm
Boys Water Polo
The Lancer water polo team (3-2) beat Mira Costa in their home opener 17-7.
Up Next: Tuesday, September 17 vs Woodbridge @ Santiago Canyon College - 4:00 pm | Thursday, September 19, - Saturday, September 21 – South Coast Tournament @ Newport Harbor High School
The girls tennis team stayed hot this week extending their win streak to 5 in a row. On Tuesday, OLu knocked off Sunny Hills 10-8. On Thursday they played an epic match vs El Dorado that finished in a dead tie 9-9. After being tied in sets, the next tiebreak was total games won and the Lancers came out on top 73-72 to win the match.
Up Next: Tuesday, September 17 vs Esperanza @ Anaheim Tennis Center – 2:30 pm | Thursday, September 19 @ Valencia – 3:00 pm
The cross-country team was off this week. They are gearing up for the Woodbridge Invitational this coming weekend.
Up Next: Friday, September 20 & Saturday, September 21 - Woodbridge Invitational @ Silverlakes Sports Complex
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