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SDA overpowers Santana

SDA overpowers Santana

Story by Alexandra Joelson, Staff Writer

April 25, 2019


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“Parker on three, Parker on three, one, two, three Parker!” A cheer involving freshman player Parker Roach helped hype up the Mustangs for their match against Santana on Monday.  After a strong effort, the Mustangs captured the win 3-0. San Dieguito took on Santana relentlessly and kept the crowd on ...

Girls Basketball CIF Runner-ups

Girls Basketball CIF Runner-ups

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

February 24, 2019


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Girls basketball battled Mission Vista for the Division III CIF Championship Thursday. After a close match, the Mustangs (22-7) fell 34-38 to Mission Vista (21-2). “I think the team did well,” said sophomore Skylar Pavlovich. “We all tried hard but it just didn’t go our way but that’s alri...

Back to the Championship for Girls Basketball

Back to the Championship for Girls Basketball

Story by Alexis Price, Online Sports Editor

February 20, 2019


Filed under School Sports, Sports, Today at SDA, Top Stories

A close first quarter by the SDA girls basketball team did not foreshadow the results of the 50-25 victory for the Mustangs over the Calvin Christian Crusaders in the Division III CIF Semifinals games.  The Mustangs put up a good fight in the first quarter against the Crusaders with junior Ja...

SDA Achieves CIF Success

SDA Achieves CIF Success

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

February 14, 2019


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San Dieguito is 6-0 in San Diego CIF playoffs, an undefeated run for all winter sports teams. Girls water polo is 2-0 after taking down Mira Mesa 11-2 and Mission Bay 7-6. They now advance to the Division III finals against LCC Saturday at 11am at La Jolla High School. As the 2018 Division IV C...

Girls Soccer Captures Win Over El Camino on Senior Night

Girls Soccer Captures Win Over El Camino on Senior Night

Story by Aeon Benford-Combs, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


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The San Dieguito girls soccer team took home a 2-1 senior-night victory over the El Camino Wildcats, Tuesday. Junior Ada Ellisman sang the national anthem to boot off SDA’s 2nd match against El Camino, which previously ended in a 0-1 loss.   To kick off the match, senior Alexandra Joelson scored in the fi...

Super Bowl Was Wack

Super Bowl Was Wack

Story by Victoria Lee, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019


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(Written by someone who knows nothing about football) So the Super Bowl went down on Sunday. I think it was the LA Rams against the New England Patriots? Patrick Mahomes versus Tom Brandy. What a battle. Both teams fought hard to get to this final football battle, going through many games again...

Awww Pink Out!

Awww Pink Out!

Story by Alexis Price and Yarisette Sequiera

February 4, 2019


Filed under Community, News, School Sports, Sports, Top Stories

On Friday, the SDA community brought a strong crowd of fans for both boys and girls basketball pink-out games, as this game held a special place in the hearts of SDA community. The game supported SDA’s athletic director Scott Jordan’s wife who has breast cancer, raising money for and awareness about t...

Mustangs beat Panthers in first league game

Mustangs beat Panthers in first league game

Story by Madelyn Sequeira, Staff Writer

January 9, 2019


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A free kick by junior Kai Haseyama about 30 yards from the goal slipped past the fingertips of the Vista High School goalie and into the net. This was the second goal of the 3-1 win that kicked off SDA’s first league game on Tuesday. Two early shots by junior Miles Lavake in the first five minutes...

Just short of the tie, SDA girls soccer loses to LCC

Just short of the tie, SDA girls soccer loses to LCC

Story by Ava Meyer, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018


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On Friday evening, the SDA girls varsity soccer team battled it out with the LCC girls, losing 1 to 0 but putting up a strong fight. The LCC girls varsity soccer team broke the game-long tie in the last 4 minutes taking the win.  Both of the teams were very well matched and fought hard. There were som...

SDA Boys Soccer ties TP to kick off first home game of the season

SDA Boys Soccer ties TP to kick off first home game of the season

Story by Alexis Price, Online Sports Editor

December 3, 2018


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The SDA Boys Soccer team opened up their first home game of the season with a 2-2 tie against Torrey Pines on Friday. Such an intense game with two rival schools would typically mean loud players and fans - but it was quite the opposite, unless there was a bad call made by the referees. The first ...

Girls Field Hockey Comes Up Short in Division II Quarterfinals

Girls Field Hockey Comes Up Short in Division II Quarterfinals

Story by Yarisette Sequeira and Madelyn Sequeira, Sports Editor, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018


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A controversial call during the last minute of the Division II CIF quarterfinals spurred reaction amongst the Mustangs after resulting in a goal for the San Marcos Knights. Monday night’s head to head battle ended in a 1-2 loss for the Mustangs at home. The game got off to a fast start with both S...

Teachers take a win over students in flag football tournament

Teachers take a win over students in flag football tournament

Story by Devlin Ott, Online Editor

November 5, 2018


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The student vs. staff flag football tournament last Friday helped students and staff connect and express their school spirit in unique ways. After the tournament of students played against each other, the top four teams moved onto the finals, the student vs. staff game. Each team played a quarter aga...

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