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Dons vs. Matadors

Dons vs. Matadors

The Acalanes men’s water polo team hosted the defending North Coast champion Miramonte at the ‘Beast’ Thursday night. The first half was an absolute battle and the crowd was the loudest it has been in years! The waves of players Miramonte threw at the Don’s in the end was just too much! Shout out to Harrison ( the wall) Labrosse…

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Tough Loss for JV Lady Dons Water Polo

Tough Loss for JV Lady Dons Water Polo

9/29 The JV team played hard but suffered a tough loss against Miramonte. The final score was Acalanes 1 – Miramonte 12. Jenny Haugner scored the only goal for Acalanes. Goalkeeper Hanna Mirzai kept very busy making 10 amazing blocks.  The previous evening the Bundy family generously opened their home for a team pasta feed. The JV team next plays…

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HOCO Week Victory for Lady Don Golfers

HOCO Week Victory for Lady Don Golfers

It took a team effort to knock off the unbeaten Northgate Broncos and the Dons never flinched, winning the match 225-241–the lowest score of the season for the Lady Dons at the difficult back nine of Contra Costa Country Club. Lady Don low five scores were impressive across the board: Makena and Haley Chelemedos (43), Kendal Geddes and Emmi Cronin…

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Lady Dons Sweep Miramonte & Las Lomas

Lady Dons Sweep Miramonte & Las Lomas

Avenging last week’s narrow loss to the defending league champion Matadors, the Lady Don’s team of Kendal Geddes (46), Juliet Becker (59), and the Chelemedos trio Makena (43), Haley (42) and Hana (47) brought out the spank towel and beat the Mats by 17 strokes and the Knights by 71. Excellent golf by all five of the Lady Don’s, Haley…

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Another trifecta for Dons Volleyball

Acalanes vs Pittsburg Varsity Volleyball On a very warm Tuesday evening, September 6, the Dons travelled east to face the Pittsburg Pirates. Play was close from the start, but Acalanes pulled away early with contributions from the entire court! Multiple kills from Maylin Mason, Apple Walton, Sofie Foster, Katelyn Olin, and Monica Dikova led the offense; defense just as strong, led…

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Fall Sports Parents Meeting: Thursday!

Fall Sports Parents Meeting: Thursday!

Thursday, Aug 11 is our ACAparent Fall Sports Meeting at 7pm in the PAC with Athletic Directors, Coaches and ACAleadership. Let’s great ready for a DONtastic Fall season with Cross Country, Cheer, Water Polo, Volleyball, Tennis, Golf and Football. Also…Stop by the Sports Booster Table at 630pm to pick up your ACApasses (membership) and buy ACA swag like shirts, hats,…

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Dons JV Baseball Finishes a Special Season

The JV Baseball team swept the Clayton Valley Ugly Eagles last week to finish the season 19-2-2.  The Dons delivered similar treatment to Campo, College Park, Miramonte and pretty much anyone they faced, as they recorded the top record in the DAL.  Coaches Burleigh and Meade are very proud of their efforts.   The team relied on outstanding pitching, solid defense and timely hitting throughout…

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