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Boys Baseball Reaches Third Round of Playoffs

Boys Baseball Reaches Third Round of Playoffs

Story by Lena Mau, Staff Writer

May 29, 2018


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Boys baseball ended their eventful season on Friday with their second playoff loss. The team had a double digit wins season, but unfortunately lost their third round playoffs to Fallbrook High School with a 3-1 score. Although the Mustangs started off strong, keeping the Warriors without a run fo...

SDA Varsity Baseball Annihilates Central Union

SDA Varsity Baseball Annihilates Central Union

Story by Lila Schief, Staff Writer

May 23, 2018


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Players cheered as a 3-run double cleared the bases in the bottom of the second inning, highlighting a night of success for the Mustangs. Backed by Matthew Pisacane’s efficient pitching, SDA’s varsity baseball team crushed Central Union 8-0 in their first CIF playoff, Tuesday at SDA.    ...

Boys Volleyball CIF Runner Ups

Boys Volleyball CIF Runner Ups

Story by Ryan Cohen, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018


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The San Dieguito Academy Boys Volleyball team lost a thriller to Montgomery High in the CIF Division II championship on Saturday at St. Augustines High School. In the best-of-five match, Montgomery defeated SDA 3-2. After dropping the first game, SDA came back to win the next two, taking a 2-1 lead. Bu...

SDA Boys Volleyball Advances to CIF Finals

SDA Boys Volleyball Advances to CIF Finals

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

May 17, 2018


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An exceptional 3-1 victory over St. Augustine Wednesday spurred joy and excitement among the SDA volleyball team. The win has advanced them to CIF finals where they will take on Montgomery for the DII championship. The match will take place at St. Augustine High School Saturday at 11am....

SDA Track and Field Competes in League Finals

SDA Track and Field Competes in League Finals

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

May 15, 2018


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Nearing the end of the season, the SDA track and field team entered the Avocado West League Finals eager to achieve personal records and qualify for CIF Prelims.   Competing against five other schools stacked with top competitors, anxiety filled the air at the Canyon Crest Academy track Saturday....

SDA Boys Lacrosse Makes a Strong Comeback

SDA Boys Lacrosse Makes a Strong Comeback

Story by Erin Maxwell, Assistant Features Editor

April 26, 2018


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After a rough start put the boy’s lacrosse team behind by three points, SDA came back in the last quarter to win 10-7 against Murrieta at a home game Tuesday. The game started off quickly, with a goal by SDA junior Josh Woodworth in the first minute. Murrieta responded immediately, scoring four...

Girls Lacrosse Crushes Sage Creek

Girls Lacrosse Crushes Sage Creek

Story by Lila Schief, Staff Writer

April 22, 2018


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Confidence and anticipation drove SDA’s 16th and final goal: a swift cut and shot executed by senior Leah Haverkamp in the last five minutes of the game against Sage Creek Wednesday. The game ended 16-7. SDA’s girls varsity lacrosse faced their four year rivals with persistent determination, a...

Addie Werbelow Breaks Basketball Record

Addie Werbelow Breaks Basketball Record

Story by Alexis Price, Assistant Sports Editor

April 3, 2018


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The San Dieguito Academy girls basketball team ended the season as Division IV CIF champions and made it to the second rounds of the state tournament. The team made history, and so did sophomore player Addie Werbelow. With 515 points scored in one season, Werbelow has become the highest scoring play...

Girls Lacrosse Number One in League

Girls Lacrosse Number One in League

Story by Rosy Alvarado, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018


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The SDA girls lacrosse team dominated Helix High School 12-4 Friday, making it the number one ranked school in the league. The Mustangs came ready to play and started the game strong. Consecutive goals were made by senior Leah Haverkamp, and juniors Isabella Weaver and Erin Riley. “We were really...

Boys Volleyball Falls to Sage Creek

Boys Volleyball Falls to Sage Creek

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

April 2, 2018


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The San Dieguito boys volleyball team went into Friday afternoon’s home game eager to keep Sage Creek from their sixth consecutive victory. Despite a strong effort by the Mustangs, the Wildcats captured the win 3-0. San Dieguito (6-11) battled the Wildcats (13-2) with a ferocious energy that excited...

Busted Brackets, Broken Hearts

Busted Brackets, Broken Hearts

Story by Ryan Cohen, Staff Editor

March 30, 2018


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The perfect NCAA men’s basketball March Madness bracket has never been filled in. It is as close to the impossible as the San Diego Padres winning a World Series. There are the experts. They get it wrong. There are the diehards. They get it wrong. There are the casual fans. They get it wrong too. And...

Girls Basketball Finishes Strong Season

Girls Basketball Finishes Strong Season

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

March 12, 2018


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After falling short 53-44 during the second round of the state championships against Desert Christian on Saturday, the Mustang’s ended their six-game winning streak. Despite the loss, the Mustangs have a season of success to look back on. For the first time in years, the Mustangs won the Division IV CI...

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