March 29, 2001
Ashton White hit a grand slam to spark a seven-run first inning as visiting Santa Margarita upended Mater Dei, the county's top-ranked team, 9-4, in a Serra League baseball game Wednesday. The victory put the Eagles (5-6, 3-1) in a first-place tie with Mater Dei (10-1, 3-1). Mike Foley drove in three runs for Santa Margarita, and David Lagrew gave up two earned runs in pitching a five-hitter.
June 2, 1999
Marissa Young pitched a one-hitter and Mater Dei defeated Thousand Oaks, 4-0, Tuesday in the Southern Section Division I semifinals. Mater Dei (28-4), advancing to the final for the third time in four years, will play Moreno Valley Valley View this weekend at Lakewood. Mater Dei did all of its damage in the third, bunching four of its six hits. With one out, consecutive singles by Young, Christina Clark and Courtney Betley produced an earned run off Sheridan Fowler (11-6).
November 29, 2013 |
Mater Dei's defense has forced five consecutive three plays and punt against Long Beach Poly, and the Monarchs hold a 20-0 halftime lead in the Pac-5 Division semifinal game. St. John Bosco leads Alemany, 35-14. Justin Allen has a 75-yard touchdown run and London Iakopo has a 23-yard touchdown catch for the Monarchs, who have three sacks. Ben Humphrey caught a four-yard TD pass with five seconds left in the first half. Eric.email@example.com
May 11, 1989 |
Playing solely for pride, Servite High School probably cost Mater Dei its third-place seeding in the Southern Section 5-A division playoffs and its top ranking in Orange County with a stunning 8-1 victory Wednesday in Santa Ana. Servite (11-11-1 overall, 4-7 in Angelus League play) entered the game knowing it had no chance of earning a berth in the playoffs that begin next week. But the Friars chased Mater Dei pitcher Scott Corliss, one of the county's best pitchers, with a seven-run outburst in the sixth inning.
November 12, 2013 |
Santa Ana Mater Dei is ranked No. 1 in the CalHiSports.com preseason state boys' basketball rankings. The Monarchs have won three consecutive state championships, and Stanley Johnson is back for his senior year. Etiwanda is No. 2. The Eagles defeated Mater Dei to win the Southern Section Division 1AA championship. St. John Bosco is No. 3. The Braves return standouts Tyler Dorsey and Daniel Hamilton, plus added 6-foot-8 sophomore Vance Jackson, a transfer from La Salle. Westchester is No. 4. Oakland Bishop O'Dowd is No. 5, Los Angeles Loyola No. 6, Corona Centennial No. 7, Compton No. 8, Modesto Christian No. 9 and Woodland Hills El Camino Real No. 10. Other locals: Redondo is No. 11, Long Beach Poly No. 12, Chaminade No. 13, Gardena Serra No. 14, Bishop Montgoery No. 17, L.A. Windward No. 20, Rancho Cucamonga No. 21, Chino Hills No. 23 and Riverside North No. 24. Eric.firstname.lastname@example.org
February 9, 2009 |
SATURDAY'S RESULT No. 1 Santa Ana Mater Dei 73, Newark (N.J.) St. Benedict's Prep 61 Leading contributors: Senior forward David Wear scored 18 points and junior guard Tyler Lamb had 17 for Mater Dei in the featured game of the Nike Extravaganza at Mater Dei. Sophomore guard Tavon Sledge scored 17 points for St. Benedict's Prep. The scoop: Mater Dei took a 10-point lead near the end of the first quarter and was never threatened. Why it matters: Mater Dei, the No.
March 19, 2000 |
Mater Dei's Casie Phillips lashed a single into right field, driving in Desiree Gutierrez from second base in the eighth inning to give Mater Dei a 1-0 victory over Fountain Valley in the championship game of the National Prep Softball Classic Saturday in Bullhead City, Ariz. Gutierrez had been placed on second to begin the eighth inning in accordance with the international tiebreaking rule.
May 30, 2013 |
Andy Enfield, USC's new basketball coach, got good news over the Memorial Day weekend: Katin Reinhardt of Dana Point, who played in high school at Mater Dei, said he was coming to USC from UNLV. Reinhardt averaged 10.1 points for the Rebels, fourth-best on the NCAA team. UNLV Coach Dave Rice told Las Vegas media that Reinhardt "said he feels his best opportunity to play in the NBA is to play more minutes at the point guard position. Katin would have had an opportunity for minutes at the point, but I've never guaranteed anyone they will start or play a certain number of minutes.
June 5, 2011 |
Katin Reinhardt started hearing it last December, when he committed to accepting a basketball scholarship from USC. Great news, Trojans fans told him, but we hope you don't transfer. It's true. Fans were talking about the possibility of his leaving before he arrived — or even had signed his letter of intent. The reason? Two words: Mater Dei. The private high school in Santa Ana perennially challenges for championships and produces players who earn scholarships from the nation's very best college basketball programs.
August 19, 2000
The football rematch between Mater Dei and Concord De La Salle on Sept. 23 has been moved from Cerritos College to Edison Field, Mater Dei officials said Friday. The Monarchs originally tried to play the game at Edison Field, but the stadium was booked. Recently, the date became available, so the venue change was made. The Saturday night game begins at 7 p.m.