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Golden Fight for the Golden Stick

Golden Fight for the Golden Stick

Story by Katie Pruden, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018

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...

Girls Volleyball Falls to Vista

Girls Volleyball Falls to Vista

Story by Madelyn Sequeira, Staff Writer

September 20, 2018

The San Dieguito girls volleyball team went into Wednesday’s home game, hoping to secure a win against Vista High School’s Panthers for the first game of their league. Despite a strong attempt from the Mustangs, the Panthers were able to follow through and end the game with a 3-1 win. San Di...

Mustangs beat Warriors to kick off first home game

Mustangs beat Warriors to kick off first home game

Story by Alexis Price and Rithika Vighne

September 12, 2018

“I’m feeling good, we’ve beat the team before. We’re gonna go in with the same intensity as we did last game and we’re gonna win,” said junior Eli Anderson.   In the first home game at Alga Norte for the boys water polo team, the Mustangs beat Fallbrook high school’s Warriors on Tue...

Cross Country Competes in First Meet of the Season

Cross Country Competes in First Meet of the Season

Story by Yarisette Sequeira, Sports Editor

September 12, 2018

Competing in the Division II Bronco Roundup Invitational, the Mustangs kicked off their first cross country meet of the season at Kit Karson Park’s hilly two mile course on Saturday. Out of 16 total teams, the varsity boys took home second place and the varsity girls placed ninth out of 11. The JV ...

JV Waterpolo making a splash at the Eagle Invite

JV Waterpolo making a splash at the Eagle Invite

Story by Alexis Price, Online Sports Editor

September 6, 2018

After a tough loss against Helix High School on Saturday, the SDA JV boy’s water polo team won their last two games at the Eagle Invite in El Cajon. In the first quarter, the Mustangs won the first sprint to kick off the early morning game. The first three minutes of the seventh quarter consisted...

Boys Baseball Reaches Third Round of Playoffs

Boys Baseball Reaches Third Round of Playoffs

Story by Lena Mau, Staff Writer

May 29, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

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