Sports Basement Promotion to Benefit Acalanes Boosters

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!

Mondays sports and action over the Thanksgiving Break

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.​

Cross Country NCS Results

The Dons Cross Country Team represented Acalanes well at the NCS meet in Hayward on Saturday, November 18!! Thank you to our coaches Mike Maloney, Jeff Hutson, Jed Morrow & Kristina Rojo for a great season!
The Boys team placed 8th overall out of 23 schools, led by Junior Riley Noon flying across the finish line in 22nd place with a time of 16:34.20!  Following closely behind were Junior Joshua Starr in 26th place, with a time of 16:35.50, and Senior Ethan Frigon, with a time of 16:52.70.  Well done!
The Girls team finished 14th out of 18 schools.  Freshman Nicole Frigon came in 34th with a time of 19:42.70.  Way to go!
2017 NCS Girls Team: Coach Mike, Caroline Kelly 12, Annie Klospstock 12, Anna Mary Starr 12, Sidney Zimmerman 10, Nicole Frigon 9, Binti Sohn 9 and Beth Hamalian 9, Coach Jeff
2017 NCS Boys Team: Coach Mike, Nick Hutson 10, Josh Starr 11, Ethan Frigon 12, Harrison Seymour 10, Andrew Owens 10, Dominic Basaldua 9, Riley Noon 11, Coach Jeff

Nov 20 – Monday Sports

In Saturdays action…

The football team capped off a great season in the NCS quarterfinals in defeat to Bishop O’Dowd HS.
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 33th.
The frosh-soph girls soccer team easily defeated Concord HS.

Nov 17 – Friday Sports

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.

Sports over the Thanksgiving break

Tuesday, November 21

Boys basketball hosts Foothill HS in the NCS Foundation Games. Freshmen at 4:00, jv at 5:30 and varsity at 7:00.

The girls basketball team plays at Mission San Jose HS in the NCS Foundation Games. JV at 5:30 and varsity at 7:00.

Wednesday, November 22

The jv boys basketball team plays Freedom HS in the Freedom tournament at 8:30 pm.

Friday, November 24

NCS football semifinals.

The jv boys basketball team plays in the Freedom tournament.

Saturday, November 25

CIF cross country championships at Woodward Park in Fresno.

NCS football semifinals.

Varsity boys basketball hosts the alumni game at 7:00.

The jv boys basketball team plays in the Freedom tournament.

The girls basketball team plays in a scrimmage at Modesto Christian HS.

Nov 13 – Monday Sports

In Thursday’s action…

The girls tennis team came so close to upsetting the #1 seed Dougherty Valley HS 4-3 in the NCS quarterifnals.  Eliza Bates and Jasmine Toni won singles matches and Megan Cardiff & Maddie McDonagh won their doubles match.

In Fridays action…

The football team defeated Petaluma HS 63-25 in the first round of the NCS playoffs to advance to the quarterfinals Saturday at Bishop O’Dowd HS at 1:00.

Game photos posted at Maxpreps.com

Nov 11 – Saturday Sports

In Thursdays action…

The girls tennis team came so close to upsetting the #1 seed Dougherty Valley HS 4-3 in the NCS quarterifnals. Eliza Bates and Jasmine Toni won singles matches and Megan Cardiff & Maddie McDonagh won their doubles match.

In Fridays action…

The football team defeated Petaluma HS 63-25 in the first round of the NCS playoffs to advance to the quarterfinals.

Nov 9 – Thursday Sports

In Wednesdays action…

It was an incredible NCS Girls Water Polo Semifinal game. The Dons fell behind Monte Vista HS early 4-1 and fought their way back. They closed the gap to 6-5 and scored with 1:12 left in the game to force overtime. Monte Vista scored in the first half of overtime, but Bella Wentzel answered with the tying goal with 1:34 left in the second overtime half. Freshman Claire Rowell scored quickly after to create an 8-7 lead, but Monte Vista scored at the buzzer to force the second overtime. Monte Vista scored the winning goal in the second overtime. A great game and a great season for our Girls Water Polo team.

In Thursdays action…

The girls tennis team has a match at Dougherty Valley HS at 2:00, weather permitting, in the NCS quarterfinals.

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