Yearly Archives: 2021

Frosh Boys Drop Opener against Tamalpais 54-53

Frosh Boys Drop Opener against Tamalpais 54-53

It was an epic back and forth battle throughout but the Dons came up a point short in their Season Opener. The scoring opened with a beautiful dish from Braedon Christie to Avyn Morales on the first play of the game. After that Tamalpais frustrated the Dons with their half court trap which led to a 10-14 first quarter deficit.…

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Varsity Girls Basketball Beats Windsor

Varsity Girls Basketball Beats Windsor

The Lady Dons varsity team started their season Saturday with a victory on the road against Windsor by a score of 45 to 32. It was a game where the girls took control early and maintained a modest lead throughout the first half. At halftime the margin was 7 points, however, a quick run in the 3rd quarter stretched the…

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JV Girls Basketball Wins Opener

The lady jv Dons traveled up to Sonoma County for their season opener against Windsor. The Dons scored first and never trailed, despite a couple late runs by Windsor, winning 38-333.  Sophomore Addie Martin led the scoring effort with 13 points, junior Apple Walton added 11 points and sophomore Katherine Leamy contributed 8 points. Freshmen Sophia Sinha and Elena Russo…

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Varsity Girls Basketball Win Foundation Game

In the Varsity Girls Basketball Foundation Game Tuesday the Lady Dons beat Arroyo 78 to 15.  The girls raced out to a 31 to 3 first quarter lead and never looked backed.  Freshmen Dulcinea Vail and Karyss Lacanlale led the way with 24 and 23 points each.  Natalie Frechman and Emily Du both added 8 points, while Jenna Steele chipped…

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JV Hoops: Red-Tailed Hawks Slip Past Dons

JV Hoops:  Red-Tailed Hawks Slip Past Dons

Acalanes JV Boys lost 59-57 to the Tamalpais Red-Tailed Hawks in a hard fought and exciting game Saturday in Lafayette.   It was the Dons big men that kept them in the game and then gave them a chance for a comeback win in the last minute.  Jaden McClane led the way for Acalanes with 16 points and 8 rebounds, while…

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Fall sports recap

Hi all, It was a tremendous return to Fall sports.  Our student-athletes were highly successful in competition and in the classroom.  Please enjoy the attached Fall sports recap. State level highlights. The girls cross country team placed 5th at the CIF Division IV State Championship. The girls water polo team is the CIF NorCal Division II Championship Runner-up. Academic honors…

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Acalanes Lady Dons Girls Water Polo Finish Season 2nd!

Our Acalanes Dons GWPT fell in a close game to the Arroyo Grande Eagles, 10-7 Eagles, in Arroyo Grande following a great week of play in the CIF-NorCal Girls Water Polo Division 2 Championships this week. The week started with our Lady Dons, the 2nd seed, easily handling the San Ramon Valley Wolves, 12-2, on Tuesday, at the Heaston Aquatics…

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