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Sports Update: Charger boys finish 2013 season

By Adrian Armenta
February 23, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports

By Adrian Armenta | Staff Writer February 23, 2013 Friday night, the 2013 Charger basketball season came to an end. The Chargers took on Tesoro in the CIF quarterfinal game and fell short with a final score of 64-50. However, DP fought hard for the entire first half of the game. The Chargers w...

Sports Update: Chargers advance into third round of CIF play

By Philip Spadoro
February 20, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports

By Philip Spadoro | Staff Writer February 20, 2013  Last night, Dos Pueblos played one of the closest games of the year in their second round of CIF against Elsinore High School. With the final score of 49-48, the Chargers sealed a round three apperance in CIF play. Coming of a big win agai...

Blue and red spray paint can’t stop Charger “Golden state of mind”

Blue and red spray paint can’t stop Charger “Golden state of mind”

By Emma Redick
February 2, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports

By Philip Spadoro and Emma Redick | Staff writer and Sports Editor February 1, 2013 It's going to take a little bit more than some spray paint to stop the Dos Pueblos Chargers. And Friday night, DP proved just that. Friday night's basketball game between Dos Pueblos and San Marcos was abou...

Chargers blow out Royals and “Think Pink” in Breast Cancer Awareness game

Chargers blow out Royals and “Think Pink” in Breast Cancer Awareness game

By Maddy Buie
January 29, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports

By Maddy Buie | Staff Writer January 29, 2013 Dos Pueblos' Sovine Gymnasium was a blur of pink on Tuesday night. The girls basketball team, accented with pink ribbons, shoelaces and nails and "Think Pink" warmup shirts, pulled through with an easy win against the San Marcos Royals in their ...

Sports update: Chargers make a comeback and take down Bulldogs

By Philip Spadoro
January 29, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports

By Philip Spadoro | Staff Writer January 29, 2013 The Chargers stepped up and defeated the Buena Bulldogs at DP's Sovine gym, 59-39, after coming off of a bitter loss to the Santa Barbara Dons. Helping Dos Pueblos improve their league record to 5-4, Zachary Shugart returned from a knee injury and accounte...

Bitter loss to Dons sweetened by Fernandez’s collegiate commitment

By Philip Spadoro
January 24, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports

 By Philip Spadoro | Staff Writer January 24, 2013 Wednesday night's boys basketball game was bittersweet for Charger fans. Despite an amazing late fourth quarter comeback attempt, the Dons ended up defeating the Chargers in DP's very own Sovine Gymnasium. Final score, 61-53. However th...

Shugart leads DP in cross-town rival game against Dons

By Philip Spadoro
January 10, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports

Philip Spadoro | Staff Writer January 10, 2013 Fans that showed up to the Santa Barbara High JR Richard's stadium Wednesday night had no idea the game that they were in for. The excitement was not in scarce amounts. The face-off between the two well matched opponents, Santa Barbara and Dos Pueblos was a cl...

Sports Update: Girls basketball suffers loss to Buena after double technical foul

By Maddy Buie
January 8, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports

By Maddy Buie | Staff Writer January 8, 2013 Tuesday night, the Dos Pueblos girls basketball team suffered an emotional loss against the Buena Bulldogs in their first league game of the season, final score 58-40. However, the emotions weren't running high solely due to the 18-point loss. H...

Daniel Duffy gives back to his roots for DP versus Cabrillo Thunderdome game

Daniel Duffy gives back to his roots for DP versus Cabrillo Thunderdome game

By Emma Redick
December 7, 2012
Filed under Basketball, Sports

By Emma Redick | Sports Editor December 7, 2012 For Daniel Duffy, professional baseball isn't just about the glitz and glam of fame. Professional baseball isn't just about being able to play his favorite sport for a living. For Duffy, it's about giving back. Tonight, the Dos Pueblos boys basketb...

Girls basketball starts off their winter season with an all-around new vibe

By Emi Parker
November 29, 2012
Filed under Basketball, Sports

By Emi Parker | Staff Writer November 29, 2012 The Dos Pueblos girls varsity basketball team has their work set out for them this season. And so does their coach. The Chargers finished their last basketball season losing ten seniors out of 11 players on the team and their head coach. This ye...

Fresh start for the boys basketball team

By Philip Spadoro
November 27, 2012
Filed under Basketball, Sports

By Philip Spadoro | Staff Writer November 27, 2012 Last year, the Dos Pueblos Chargers boys basketball team graduated their five starting seniors, meaning that this year, the Chargers have to start fresh. However, despite the big basketball shoes they have to fill, they're ready for it. Wit...

High emotions lead to loss for DP girls basketball

By Emma Redick
February 9, 2012
Filed under Basketball, Sports

Emma Redick | Staff Writer | February 8, 2012 Tonight, ten seniors took the court in their last league game in DP’s very own Sovine gym, ever. The Dos Pueblos girls basketball team took on the Buena Bulldogs at the Sovine gym to play their last league game of the season. The recognition of the seniors in the “Senior Night” tradition left emotions high. H...

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