In Wednesday’s action…
hosts Montgomery HS. JV at 4:30 and varsity at 6:30.
plays at Stuart Hall HS. Freshmen at 4:00 and varsity at 5:30.
has a match at Miramonte HS at 6:00.
West Coast Jamboree Update
The Lady Dons defeated Arbor View out of Las Vegas, Nevada 45 to 32 to capture third place in their bracket of the West Coast Jamboree. The girls started fast thanks to pressure defense and a solid transition game. The lead grew to 17 to 4 in the first quarter, but Arbor View hung around all game and made the Dons work for the victory.
It was an extremely balanced scoring effort with Lauren Kobashigawa leading the way with 11. A special congratulations goes out to Grace Gebhardt and Lauren Kobashigawa for being selected to the All-Tournament Team.
The girls are in action next January 4 against Castro Valley.
Pat Lovell Holiday Classic
On 12/28 and 29th the Wrestling Team competed at the 49th annual Pat Lovell Holiday Wrestling Classic at Aptos High School, one of the most important and longest running wrestling tournaments in California. 83 teams from 4 states competed at this years tournament. James Trainer, Jeremy Ridge, and Isaac Douglas all advanced to the second day of the tournament.
Jeremy Ridge won the Championship at 152 pounds. Over the two days he recorded two Falls, two Major Decisions, and two decisions, defeated the 2nd, 4th, and 7th place wrestlers while only allowing five points to be scored against him in the six matches.
Jeremy Ridge is 14-0 on the season with 8 falls and two major decisions and is the 11th ranked wrestler in California.
Lou Bronzan Tournament
On Thursday and Friday 12/22 and 23 the Varsity Wrestling Team competed at the 34th annual Lou Bronzan Tournament at Liberty High School in Brentwood. 53 Teams from California and Nevada competed in the Battle for the Belt.
Jeremy Ridge was the Champion at 152 pounds and was named the tournaments outstanding wrestler. Isaac Douglas placed 6th at 170 pounds. Jeremy is a two time Lou Bronzan Champion.
West Coast Jamboree Update
The Lady Dons fell to Abbotsford of British Columbia Friday night in the second-round of the West Coast Jamboree.
Abbotsford assumed control early thanks to stellar three-point shooting and outstanding guard play. At the half the Lady Dons were down 31 to 21, but the girls battled back and cut the deficit to 31 to 30 in the 3rd quarter. From there Abbotsford went on a tear from deep and finished with a comfortable 58 to 39 victory.
Our girls battled hard short-handed, but were not able to overcome a first-half knee injury to Kaylee Pond. Lauren Kobashigawa (12) and Grace Gebhardt (11) were the high scorers.
The girls play Arbor View of Nevada for 3rd place today at 4:30.
In Friday’s action…
Varsity team was defeated by Riordan HS in the championship game of the Chris Huber Classic.
JV team was defeated by Heritage HS in the San Ramon Valley tournament.
was defeated by Abbottsford HS, British Colombia in the West Coast Jamboree.
In Saturday’s action…
plays Arbor View, Las Vegas in the West Coast Jamboree at Amador Valley HS at 4:30.
Freshman Boys Basketball
plays in the Dougherty Valley tournament.
West Coast Jamboree
The Lady Dons opened the first-round of the West Coast Jamboree with a 68 to 44 victory over Cloverdale. After a back and fourth first half, the girls took a 5 point lead into the locker room. The second half was a different story with the Dons immediately seizing control thanks to lock down defense and outside shots starting to fall. With the win the girls improve to 10 and 1 on the season. Lauren Kobashigawa was the high scorer with 17, while Lauren Frechman added 16, Kaylee Pond scored 11, Sydney Louie dropped 10 and Grace Gebhardt had 9. The girls are back in action this evening for round two versus Abbotsford of British Columbia at 5:30 at Amador Valley High School.
In Thursday’s action…
The Varsity team found themselves in a very close game from start to finish with De Anza HS and in the end, they prevailed 49-47 in the Chris Huber Classic.
JV team led the entire game until the very end in a heart-breaking defeat to Las Lomas HS in the San Ramon Valley tournament.
Freshman team defeated Menlo-Atherton HS in overtime in the Dougherty Valley tournament.
cruised to a 68-44 victory over Cloverdale HS in the West Coast Jamboree.
In Friday’s action…
Varsity team hosts Riordan HS in the championship game of the Chris Huber Classic at 5:30.
JV team plays Heritage HS in the San Ramon Valley tournament at 2:00.
Freshman team plays in the Dougherty Valley tournament.
plays Abbotsford HS, British Columbia at Amador Valley HS in the semifinals of the West Coast Jamboree at 6:00.
competes in the Pat Lovell Classic at Aptos HS.
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.