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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


Filed under School Sports, Sports, Top Stories, What's New

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


Filed under Campus, Features, Sports, Top Stories

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...

Best efforts shown at Boys Waterpolo CIF Playoffs

Best efforts shown at Boys Waterpolo CIF Playoffs

Story by Amelia Kaiser, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


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As excitement-invoking music pumped up the crowd, math teacher Todd Vollstedt introduced the players: “This is the LCC vs SDA boys waterpolo game.” The CIF waterpolo playoff game kicked off yesterday on Halloween with a swift attempted shot by SDA, and a very quick counter by LCC within the firs...

SDA Field Hockey Loses to RBV in Overtime

SDA Field Hockey Loses to RBV in Overtime

Story by Lila Schief, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


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Breath was held and fingers were crossed as SDA’s girls Field Hockey sprinted downfield to defend their goal against Rancho Buena Vista’s breakaway in the first two minutes of overtime, Wednesday. A determined battle in the box lead to RBV’s third and final goal, breaking the tie with a 2-3 los...

Girls Tennis Comes in Second in Open Division CIFs

Girls Tennis Comes in Second in Open Division CIFs

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

October 26, 2018


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SDA girls tennis took home second place in the Open Division CIF Finals after falling short to CCA Thursday. The Mustangs will continue to compete Tuesday, as they play in Varsity League Individuals.

Girl’s Tennis Advances to Open Division CIF Finals

Girl’s Tennis Advances to Open Division CIF Finals

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

October 25, 2018


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After consecutive victories over Coronado and Bishops, the Mustangs have advanced to the Open Division CIF championship game. The Mustangs, who are seeded #6, will take on the #1 seed CCA at the San Diego Tennis and Racquet Club today at 2 pm.

SDA Surf Team Competes in First Contest of the Season

SDA Surf Team Competes in First Contest of the Season

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

October 25, 2018


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Competing under Division I and II, SDA ’s surf team had their first contest of the year at Oceanside Harbor, Sunday. The Mustangs placed fifth out of six teams in Division I and fifth out of five in Division II. “The competition as a whole did super good definitely better than last year,” said se...

SDA Tennis Comes Out on Top After Undefeated Season

SDA Tennis Comes Out on Top After Undefeated Season

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

October 19, 2018


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A stellar 11-0 run for the SDA girl’s tennis team gave them the Avocado East League Championship, Tuesday after their victory over Sage Creek. The Mustangs are 17-2-3 overall and have beaten high-level teams such as Eastlake and 24-time CIF Champion Torrey Pines. “This might be the best y...

Girls Volleyball Falls to Sage Creek

Girls Volleyball Falls to Sage Creek

Story by Madelyn Sequeira, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under School Sports, Sports, Top Stories

The San Dieguito girls volleyball team played their last home game of the season Wednesday against the Sage Creek Bobcats. Although the Mustangs hoped to secure a win for their last home game, they were unable to follow through. Despite the Mustangs fierce attempts, the Bobcats were able to end the ga...

A Fight Till the End for SDA Water Polo

A Fight Till the End for SDA Water Polo

Story by Alexis Price, Online Sports Editor

September 26, 2018


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Non-stop energy. Thunderous roars from the fans in the stands. One of the highest intensity games of the season. The SDA boys water polo team brought the speed and tenacity for their home game against LCC last night, falling short by just one goal in a 9 to 8 loss. The crosstown rivalry only grew throughout t...

Golden Fight for the Golden Stick

Golden Fight for the Golden Stick

Story by Katie Pruden, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


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SDA Girls Field Hockey took on CCA at home this Tuesday, ending in a close match. Having no goals scored on them this weekend at the UC Tournament, field hockey had a lot riding on their home game versus CCA to keep their title as the number 1 team in Division 2. However, through an even match, CCA took...

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