July 10, 1992
Michael Ruiz, a 1992 graduate of Patrick Henry High, shot a second-round 70 Thursday to take a one-shot lead in the boys' 15-18 age division at the Las Vegas Founders' Legacy junior golf tournament. Ruiz, at three-under-par 141, leads Patrick Henry teammate Chris Riley by two strokes. Riley and Ruiz will attend UNLV on golf scholarships this year. Timothy Beans of Phoenix is second at 142. Jeff Padilla of Rancho Santa Fe is at 156 after shooting two 78s.
June 15, 1990 |
San Diego Section Commissioner Kendall Webb placed the baseball teams of Patrick Henry and Monte Vista high schools on probation and banned Patrick Henry's Luke Lowrey from baseball for the 1991 season Thursday after investigating a fight following the teams' May 26 section semifinal playoff game. Webb, who determined that both teams violated the ethics code adopted by the section before the 1990 season, levied several sanctions against them.
January 8, 1989 |
Andy Trakas, the The Times' All-County football kicker from Patrick Henry High, has made a verbal commitment to attend San Diego State in the fall, Patrick Henry Coach Chris Miller said Saturday. Trakas, who was recruited by SDSU and Cal State Fullerton, demonstrated excellent range in his place-kicks and kickoffs last season. His longest field goal was 47 yards against Chula Vista. His kickoff average was 56.4 yards. Trakas couldn't be reached for comment.
March 5, 1992
For the second game in a row, underdog Patrick Henry pulled off a big upset by winning a shootout in the San Diego Section Division I boys' soccer playoffs. The fifth-seeded Patriots (19-2-1) battled back from a two-goal deficit, forced overtime then beat defending champion and top-seeded San Diego, 3-2, in a five-round shootout in Wednesday's quarterfinal game at Hilltop High. Patrick Henry faces Mira Mesa, a 2-1 winner over Poway, in the finals. Patrick Henry upset No.
May 26, 1987
The last two seasons, Santana High School and Patrick Henry have taken turns serving as spoilers for one another. Two years ago, en route to a berth in the San Diego Section 3-A championship game, Patrick Henry lost only one game all season--to Santana. Last season, when Santana defeated Mt. Carmel for the 3-A championship, the Sultans suffered only two losses--one to Patrick Henry. Today, as the section baseball playoffs begin, the two schools will be at it again.
January 27, 1990 |
Mira Mesa had this good luck charm of sorts sitting on the scorer's table at Patrick Henry High Friday night. It was a plastic crocodile. Every starter went by and touched it before taking the court, and every time a sub entered the game, he touched it, too. Well, they all might as well have been touching ice. Yep, we're talking cold. Mira Mesa missed its first four shots of the game, then made one, then missed . . .