May 21, 1990
Yogi's Shooters defeated Los Angeles Lacrosse Club, 13-12, to win the Southern California championship of the California Lacrosse Assn. Sunday at Westchester High in Los Angeles. Russ Olsen had four goals, Bruce Seitz three and Matt Holman two for Yogi's, which won the Southern California championship for the first time since 1979. Yogi's (12-1) will try for its first state title Saturday at Menlo College.
March 4, 1990 |
Having lost 11 seniors from last year, the San Pasqual girls' soccer team had to put up with doubters despite four previous successful seasons. So the players used the doubt for motivation. "We made our motto 'Strive for five,' " sophomore Shannon MacMillan said. "We chanted that before every game." MacMillan scored one goal as the Golden Eagles won their fifth consecutive San Diego Section 2-A championship with a 3-1 victory over USDHS at Torrey Pines.
March 4, 1989 |
San Pasqual High School overcame a tentative first half to defeat Avocado League rival Ramona, 1-0, Friday night at Torrey Pines High School to win its fourth consecutive San Diego Section girls' 2-A soccer championship. The only difference in the Golden Eagles' fourth title was their opponent. San Pasqual defeated the University of San Diego High School to win its three previous titles. This time it defeated Ramona for the third time this season. But it wasn't easy.
February 23, 1990
DIVISION II BOYS University City 83, Valhalla 82--Jerome Price made a three-pointer with one second remaining to give host University City the victory. Price finished with 24 points and Joel Mitchell added 15. Tony Lee scored 22 for Valhalla. DIVISION III BOYS Clairemont 85, Kearny 76--Clairemont trailed by five at halftime but outscored Kearny, 20-11, in the third quarter to make the difference. Alex Love scored 22 points, and Bryan Sorenson added 20 for Clairemont (7-14).
March 1, 1990 |
The thing about contingency plans is this: They're nice to have sitting in the shadows. They're a welcome addition if needed, but it's just as well if they aren't. Wednesday night in a San Diego Section girls' Division II basketball semifinal at Mira Mesa, San Pasqual stuck instead to its original scheme and in doing so easily defeated El Cajon Valley, 71-59. San Pasqual was seriously challenged just once, when El Cajon made a run early in the fourth quarter and closed the gap to 50-42.
February 9, 1990
With his team nearing a playoff berth, Oceanside Coach Steve Kinder received a crushing blow Thursday when he was informed that three players had been ruled ineligible--including leading scorer Jerry Garrett--and that another had quit the team. It appears that the troubled high school athletic career of Garrett, who has been declared ineligible several times because of grade problems, is over. Garrett was averaging 17 points a game. "It's tragic to the team," Kinder said.