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SM Defeats DP 27-10 in “Battle of the Goodland”

SM Defeats DP 27-10 in “Battle of the Goodland”

By Tim Heiduk
October 26, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports

Quarterback Barrett Burnes (#13) is pressured by a San Marcos defender. SM’s defense recorded nine sacks, leading SM to a 27-10 victory over Dos Pueblos. (Photo / Luke Coffey) In an away game at San Marcos on Friday, Oct. 24, Dos Pueblos quarterback Barrett Burnes was sacked on the second play of...

Sports Round-up: Week of 10/12 to 10/18

By Loren Young
October 21, 2014
Filed under Cross Country, Football, Golf, Sports, Tennis, Volleyball, Water Polo

Football (Coach: Nate Mendoza): Friday night, varsity football played against Santa Barbara and had a close game, going into overtime and losing 28-21. Sophomore Kellen Roberts passed to junior wide-receiver Josh Flora, starting the game off at 7-0. But as the game progressed, the Dons became more a...

Photo Gallery: Homecoming Football Game

Photo Gallery: Homecoming Football Game

By Elisian Ly
October 21, 2014
Filed under Features, Football, Media Gallery, Photos, Sports

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DP Loses to SB in a Heartbreaker, 28-21 (F/OT)

DP Loses to SB in a Heartbreaker, 28-21 (F/OT)

By Tim Heiduk
October 20, 2014
Filed under Features, Football, Sports

The Chargers fought until the end, but ultimately lost a closely contested contest to Santa Barbara, 28-21. (Photo / Robin Clayton)Dos Pueblos came from behind to tie the game on two separate occasions, but a third deficit proved to be too much to overcome, as Santa Barbara held on to defeat DP in overtim...

Sports Roundup: Weekly Competition Summary for DP Athletics

Sports Roundup: Weekly Competition Summary for DP Athletics

By Loren Young
October 16, 2014
Filed under Cross Country, Features, Football, Golf, Sports, Tennis, Volleyball, Water Polo

The sports roundup is a weekly installment that aims to cover all of Dos Pueblos' sports in addition to the larger articles devoted entirely to a single sport. Football (Coach: Nate Mendoza): On Friday night, the Chargers lost their opening League game to Buena. Sophomore Kellen Roberts was the only scorer ...

New Coaches Leading Cross to Perform

New Coaches Leading Cross to Perform

By Loren Young
October 1, 2014
Filed under Cross Country, Features, Sports

Coaches Bob Wilcher (left) and Kyle Visin (right). (Photos courtesy of Killer B Fitness.) They are usually triathlete-trainers, but recently when the position for head coach of Dos Pueblos’s Cross Country team opened up, they sprinted for the job. Coaches Bob Wilcher and Kyle Visin typica...

Photo Gallery: Newbury Park Beats Dos Pueblos, 51-0

Photo Gallery: Newbury Park Beats Dos Pueblos, 51-0

By Elisian Ly
September 24, 2014
Filed under Features, Football, Media Gallery, Photos, Sports

[slideshow_deploy id='26327'] Full Article: Newbury Park (number one in DIII) blitzed early and often, preventing Dos Pueblos from getting anything going offensively. The visiting Panthers combined their impressive defensive display with a versatile offense, en route to a 51-0 victory over the DP Ch...

Newbury Park’s Defense Suffocates Dos Pueblos

Newbury Park’s Defense Suffocates Dos Pueblos

By Tim Heiduk
September 20, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports

Photo / Elisian Ly Newbury Park (number one in DIII) blitzed early and often, preventing Dos Pueblos from getting anything going offensively. The visiting Panthers combined their impressive defensive display with a versatile offense, en route to a 51-0 victory over the DP Chargers. Newbury Park’s ...

Roberts Leads DP in Rout of Santa Ynez

Roberts Leads DP in Rout of Santa Ynez

By Tim Heiduk
September 14, 2014
Filed under Features, Football, Sports

Dos Pueblos’ offensive line played an integral role in the Chargers’ victory over Santa Ynez, keeping Roberts sack-free (Photo courtesy of Malia Carrasco) In his second ever varsity start, sophomore quarterback Kellen Roberts had a career night Friday, leading Dos Pueblos to a 48-20 blowout w...

Chargers’ Football Comeback Falls Just Short

Chargers’ Football Comeback Falls Just Short

By Tim Heiduk
September 1, 2014
Filed under Features, Football, Sports

Left tackle Brandon Duran (#68) sets a good block that allows running back Angel Davison (#1) to run for a big gain (Photo/Malia Carrasco) A fourth quarter comeback was in the cards for Dos Pueblos against Pacifica, but in the end it was just too little, too late for the home team. A 30-yard touchdo...

Female Track & Field Stars continue CIF run

By Lennie Nelson
June 2, 2014
Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Lennie Nelson | Staff Writer June 2, 2014 Stamatia Scarvelis won a few more titles and Addi Zerrenner smashed her personal record in the 3200m. It's beginning to sound like a broken record, but the two Chargers have continued their record breaking success with consistency. At Cerritos College on Frid...

Alex Valente Swims Record Setting 100 Butterfly

Alex Valente Swims Record Setting 100 Butterfly

By Britni Tisdale
May 30, 2014
Filed under Features, Sports, Swimming

By Britni Tisdale | Staff Writer May 30, 2014 Junior Alex Valente made history in the l00 butterfly with a time of  46.69, setting a CIF Southern Section Championship record, fulfilling many expectations except for his own.  "When I finished the race I knew I broke the record, but on...

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