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Fall Sports Tryouts: August 9-14

Fall Sports Tryouts: August 9-14

Cheerleading: Monday through Wednesday, 5:30 to 7:30 pm Cross Country: Mon through Fri, 3:30 to 5:00 pm Football: Varsity, Mon ...
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JV Dons Close Out Covid-19 Season with One-Point Win Over Las Lomas

JV Dons Close Out Covid-19 Season with One-Point Win Over Las Lomas

The Junior Varsity Dons scored a razor-thin victory against the much-improved Las Lomas Knights on Thursday, splitting the sets at ...
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Dons Varsity Girls Volleyball:  What a Knight

Dons Varsity Girls Volleyball: What a Knight

Last night, your Dons returned home to take on the Las Lomas Knights in their last match of this abbreviated ...
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SWAG!  Acalanes Freshman Lady Dons Defeat Northgate in Epic 3-Set Match

SWAG! Acalanes Freshman Lady Dons Defeat Northgate in Epic 3-Set Match

On Tuesday May 25th, at the Acalanes Freshman Lady Dons’ “End of Season” Banquet, Coach Roman quipped: “This team…has swagger… ...
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JV Girls Volleyball Maintains First Place Tie in League After Win Over Miramonte

JV Girls Volleyball Maintains First Place Tie in League After Win Over Miramonte

The JV Women's Volleyball team fought head-to-head with the Miramonte Matadors on Wednesday night, May 26, with each team winning ...
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Girls Varsity Volleyball Stomps the Mats

Girls Varsity Volleyball Stomps the Mats

Your Dons traveled to Orinda for their last road match of the season on Wednesday. The Matadome was rocking on ...
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Won for the Ages – The Dons Win A Senior Night Home Game vs Clayton Valley Charter on Berrien’s 7th Inning Walk Off Single

Won for the Ages – The Dons Win A Senior Night Home Game vs Clayton Valley Charter on Berrien’s 7th Inning Walk Off Single

Thursday marked the last game of the season for the Varsity Dons Baseball team.  It also happened to be Senior Night and the rubber match of a 3-game series with the 1st place Clayton Valley Charter school.  With finals over and the last time we’d get to see Ben Burleigh, Michael Castelli, Davis Diaz, Sam Heyman, Brady Huchingson, and Sam Winkles…

Baseball Freshmen Dons shut out Northgate, end season with DH sweep

Baseball Freshmen Dons shut out Northgate, end season with DH sweep

On a chilly Saturday that may have set the record for the coldest season-ending game, Freshmen Dons were hosting a familiar opponent: this was the third DH against Northgate Broncos this season. Game 1The game started off with the bats being quiet on both sides, the cold weather likely having an impact on the hitters.  Dons got on the board…

Varsity Baseball Loses a Heartbreaker in Extra Innings to Clayton Valley Charter on Tuesday

Varsity Baseball Loses a Heartbreaker in Extra Innings to Clayton Valley Charter on Tuesday

What a difference a day makes!  Whereas Monday’s Acalanes-Clayton Valley Charter varsity baseball game was a battle of the bats, Tuesday’s game was a pitcher’s duel Coming off a complete game last week, Benjy Braunstein (jr) got the start for the Dons, while Clayton Valley handed the ball to their own crafty pitcher.  Clayton Valley drew first blood in the…

Varsity Baseball Takes Down Ugly Eagles 15-12 Monday Evening in Clayton

Varsity Baseball Takes Down Ugly Eagles 15-12 Monday Evening in Clayton

The Dons varsity baseball team spoiled senior night for the Clayton Valley Charter baseball team.  Clayton Valley entered the game tied for 1st place in DAL, boasting both a strong lineup and pitching staff with several D1 commits.  Someone forgot to tell the Dons they should be concerned. The Dons got things started early, putting up 3 runs in their first…

JV Baseball: Colin Henry Norstad Wins it for The Dons Walk off HOMERUN over the Left Field Fence and it was A M A Z I N G !

JV Baseball: Colin Henry Norstad Wins it for The Dons Walk off HOMERUN over the Left Field Fence and it was A M A Z I N G !

Can’t explain it…but if you were a Don (or parent or a fan) on the Acalanes baseball field you could FEEL the homerun hit by Colin Norstad. There is not really anything else to talk about… what else happened in the game?!! Who can remember after that hit! Jake Boselli (pitched for four innings) and Miller Smith (closed it out)…

Freshmen Baseball DH at Northgate: Don’s win a blowout, lose a squeaker

Freshmen Baseball DH at Northgate: Don’s win a blowout, lose a squeaker

Coming off a 2-week home stand, Dons Freshmen baseball team traveled east to play a double-header at Northgate.Game 1 – After a crisp start, the game took a decidedly messy turn, with both offenses going strong and defenses unable to keep up.  Dons scored a quick run in the 1st, when Everett Glass walked and scored on Jack Giorgianni’s single. …

JV Baseball: Beats Alhambra 7 -2

JV Baseball: Beats Alhambra 7 -2

The  JV  Dons fired up the offense in the first inning, when an error scored two runs for Acalanes. Acalanes Dons JV put up five runs in the fourth inning.  Acalanes Dons JV big bats were led by Tyler Worthington, Aidan Beers, Colin Norstad, Mason Michlitsch, and Jake Boselli, all knocking in runs in the inning. Henry Souza was on…

JV Baseball:  It was Raining ‘Panthers’ and Dogs

JV Baseball: It was Raining ‘Panthers’ and Dogs

Tuesday in Benicia, there was great weather and a great win for the Dons over the Benicia Panthers, 9 to 6. Thursday comes, the weather surprising changed quickly with innings played in the rain and even a 10 minute delay of game due to rain. Besides raindrops falling on the field, so were Panther runs. The Dons  fell behind early…

Dons Win 2nd in a Row, Topping Benicia 8 – 5 Behind a Complete Game From Braunstein

Dons Win 2nd in a Row, Topping Benicia 8 – 5 Behind a Complete Game From Braunstein

On a sunny but cool day at Acalanes Tuesday afternoon, Benjy Braunstein (jr) scattered 7 hits across 7 innings, and rode a 6 run 3rd inning from his offense to pickup the win.  It was the first complete game of the season for the Dons.  Benjy’s defense was very solid for the most part, including a great diving stop by Brady…

Acalanes Celebrates Recruited Athletes

Acalanes Celebrates Recruited Athletes

Yesterday Acalanes students, staff and Acalanes Boosters celebrated the 2021 senior athletes and artists that have been recruited by colleges and universities to play and perform at the next level. Thanks to all who came out to support and to the student athletes who expressed gratitude to the entire Acalanes community.  Congratulations to all 11 recruited athletes going on to…