The Mustang

Keep LCC Swimming

The SDA girls water polo team beat rivals LCC in their latest game.

By Alexandra Joelson, Business Manager

February 9, 2018

SDA took on LCC in a girl’s varsity water polo game which started off as a close match until SDA picked up the pace and ended with a three-goal lead Wednesday. Within minutes, sophomore Siona Rector shot and scored the first goal of the game against LCC giving SDA a 1-0 lead by the end of the firs...

Boys Basketball Falls Short

SDA and TP faced off in an exciting match last Friday.

By Rosy Alvarado, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018

The SDA boys varsity basketball team lost 84-52 to Torrey Pines on Friday in a defensive minded game that excited the crowd until the final buzzer. The game started with Torrey Pines maintaining a majority of the ball control. By half time, the Mustangs fell behind 44-23. “We are really slo...

SDA Boys Soccer Defeats LCC

SDA boys soccer beat out rivals at LCC.

By Sarah LaVake, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018

The San Dieguito Academy boys soccer team took on longtime rival La Costa Canyon Wednesday, resulting in the team’s first win over LCC in two years. The Mustangs anticipated a challenging match up against the Mavericks who held a record of 10-3-3 so far this season. The game started at a quick pace...

SDA Basketball Comes Up Short

SDA boys basketball plays hard against LCC.

By Jack Hauser, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018

Senior Matt Turcotte buried a midrange jumper as time expired to give SDA a one point lead going into halftime Wednesday, but in the end SDA boys basketball fell to crosstown rival LCC with a final score of 53-47. The game had the most attendance of the season. The Mustangs seemed to control the game...

SDA Competes In Close Match Against TP

Senior Brittany Reppenhagen scores first goal of match off of a free kick.

By Sarah LaVake, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018

The San Dieguito girls soccer team took on Torrey Pines yesterday in a matchup that ended in a 3-2 loss. After losing 7-0 to Torrey last year, the Mustangs knew going into the game that it was not going to be easy. With Torrey Pines having won the Open Division for the San Diego CIF section of girls...

Boys Soccer vs. Oceanside Ends In Another Tie

Boys Soccer vs. Oceanside Ends In Another Tie

By Yarizette Sequeira, Sports Editor

January 16, 2018

With a free kick far outside the 18 yard box, junior Liam Horan lofted the ball over the goalkeeper’s head. That netted the first goal in a 1-1 tie for the Mustangs against the Oceanside Pirates Wednesday. It was the fourth tie of the season for the Mustangs which put them at a record of 2-4-4. “We...

Girls Water Polo Slays Orange Glen

Junior Julia Mendoza reaches for the ball.

By Julia Lucero, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018

During Tuesday’s non-conference home game against Orange Glen, the girls water polo varsity team  were able to get a win  with a 21-6 win. Early in the first quarter,  the Mustangs were leading with a score of 7-2. With only 2 minutes left in the the quarter, Kara Clancy scored 2...

Boys Basketball Wins First Home Game

By Jack Hauser, Staff Writer

January 9, 2018

On Friday, January 5th, the SDA boys basketball team hosted the Del Norte Nighthawks for their first home game of the season. The Mustangs won 54-40 in a fast paced and defensive minded game that excited the crowd until the final buzzer. The Mustangs came ready to play and started the game strong, acc...

SDA vs. Cathedral Catholic Boys Varsity Soccer

SDA vs. Cathedral Catholic Boys Varsity Soccer

By Jack Hauser, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017

SDA boys soccer had a non-league home game on Tuesday night at 6:30 against Cathedral Catholic High School. The Mustangs and the Dons both entered the game with a record of 2-1-1 with SDA having wins over Steele Canyon and La Jolla. The score finished 2-3 in favor of Cathedral, but the game was exciting...

Girls Varsity Soccer vs Oceanside Scores First Season Win

Girls Varsity Soccer vs Oceanside Scores First Season Win

By Sarah LaVake, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

San Dieguito Academy girls’ soccer played Oceanside High School yesterday in their third match of the season, looking for their first win. The game started off with a kickoff from SDA and the Mustangs having the majority of the ball possession. The first half finished with no goals from either...