Tonight, the basketball teams play Miramonte HS. Boys are home and girls are away. Freshman boys at 4:00, JV at 5:30 and varsity at 7:00.
SENIOR NIGHT for girls soccer is Wednesday, February 7th. Come on out and support our Dons as they take their home field for the last time. Acalanes vs. Las Lomas.
JV plays at 5:00 pm, Senior Night festivities start at 6:30 pm. GO DONS!!!
The Freshmen Dons wrapped up a season sweep of the cross-town rival Campolindo Cougars with an exciting 50-49 victory. After leading for virtually the entire game, the Dons saw their lead evaporate in the final ten seconds of the game after a successful three-pointer by Campolindo. But on the ensuing play, after being fouled, Joey Carrillo sank one of two free-throws to seal the victory.
Jackson Aris-Dumas led the team with 15 points, while Yanatan Draznin added 14 points. Joey Carrillo had a team high 12 rebounds and 7 assists.
Way to go, Dons! Next game is at HOME on Tuesday, February 6th (4:00 PM) vs. the Miramonte Matadors.
to the following football players that are All-Bay Area News Group selections.
Robby Rowell is the 3rd team quarterback selection.
Ryan Nall is a 3rd team defensive lineman selection.
Brian Merken is an honorable mention wide receiver selection.
The holidays are fast approaching and with them comes a rush of holiday shopping! To make this holiday shopping season a great success for you, Sports Basement has scheduled a Special 20% Off Holiday Shopping Day on Tuesday, December 12 for Acalanes Boosters members and Acalanes High School families who are Basementeers. You can shop all day from 9 AM to 9 PM on December 12 at any Sports Basement store and receive 20% off your entire purchase. Some exclusions apply.
If you’re not yet a Basementeer, click on Basementeer Sign Up to join and select Acalanes High School as your beneficiary to receive your 20% off on December 12 plus10% off every purchase you make all year round.
Each year, Sports Basement donates a portion of their profits to the Acalanes Boosters Club based on the amount of purchases Acalanes Basementeers make. Last year, Sports Basement donated almost $2,000 to support Acalanes athletics.
Happy holidays and see you at Sports Basement!
During the Thanksgiving Break…
Saturday, November 18…
The football team capped off a great season in the NCS quarterfinals in defeat to Bishop O’Dowd HS.
Cross Country. The boys finished 8th overall and the girls 14th at the NCS Meet of Champions. On the boys side, Riley Noon placed 22nd, Josh Starr 26th and Ethan Frigon 42nd. On the girls side Nicole Frigon placed 33rd.
The frosh-soph girls soccer team easily defeated Concord HS.
Tuesday, November 21…
The boys basketball team fell 49-48 on a shot in the last minute by Foothill HS in the NCS Foundation Game. The jv team also lost a close one 61-58, but the freshman team won 68-58.
The young girls basketball team started off the season with a loss to Mission San Jose HS in the NCS Foundation Game. Sophomore Lauren Kobashigawa led the way with 17 points and freshman Gabby Schneider added 13 points.
Saturday, November 25…
The boys basketball team battled the Alumni team down to the final seconds in a 66-62 victory.
As we return from the Thanksgiving Break, Winter sports shifts into high gear.
In Mondays action…
The boys soccer team hosts Richmond HS in a scrimmage. JV at 5:00 and varsity at 7:00.
In Saturdays action…
In Fridays action…
The girls basketball team has a scrimmage at El Cerrito HS at 5:00.
In Saturdays action…
The football team plays at Bishop O’Dowd HS in the NCS quarterfinals at 1:00.
The cross country team competes in the NCS Meet of Champions at Hayward HS at 8:00 am.
The boys basketball team has a scrimmage at Tamalpais HS. Freshmen at 10:30, jv at 12:30 and varsity at 2:00.
The frosh-soph girls soccer team hosts Concord HS at 9:00 am.