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Varsity Boys Basketball Claims Second Victory Over Dons

Varsity Boys Basketball Claims Second Victory Over Dons

By Mia Capuno, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Media Gallery, Sports

Varsity Boys Basketball dominated the Dons this Tuesday, resulting in a 70-49 win. The night was an intense one, as the score continued to fluctuate, before Dos Pueblos pulled ahead during the last half, claiming their second victory against Santa Barbara High School this season. ...

DP Girl’s Basketball ends their season

DP Girl’s Basketball ends their season

By Jack Sipes, Writer

March 18, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Features, Sports

Q: How do you think your season went? Dana: Considering we had a fairly new team with players who had never played basketball before, I think we did pretty well as a team. Zaida: I think our season went pretty well, even though we didn't have a lot of wins. As a team, we really learned about everyon...

DP Boy’s basketball ends their season

DP Boy’s basketball ends their season

By Jack Sipes, Writer

March 11, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The energy was electric at Dos Pueblos’ boys final basketball game against rival San Marcos High School.  Our boys fought hard, with Frosh and JV teams coming up with a win, but Varsity just falling short with a disappointing and hard-fought loss. This final game marked the end of the 2015-2016 s...

Sports Round-up: Week of 02/15 to 02/21

Sports Round-up: Week of 02/15 to 02/21

By Loren Young

February 25, 2015


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Sports, Tennis, Water Polo, Wrestling

Last week, many of Dos Pueblos’ teams competed in CIF. Girls basketball lost in the first round of CIF and are now done with their season. Boys soccer also lost in CIF and finished their season. Girls soccer won their game and moved on in CIF. Three DP wrestlers moved on in CIF to the Masters Meet...

Sports Round-up: Week of 02/08 to 02/14

Sports Round-up: Week of 02/08 to 02/14

By Loren Young

February 20, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Soccer, Sports, Water Polo, Wrestling

Last week, Dos Pueblos won many of its final games in all of its sports. Boys basketball beat San Marcos in its last league game. Girls basketball also beat SM in a league match and advanced to CIF. Boys soccer tied the Royals and moved on to CIF. Girls soccer won its last game against SM and beat R...

Sports Round-up: Week of 02/01 to 02/07

Sports Round-up: Week of 02/01 to 02/07

By Loren Young

February 10, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Soccer, Sports, Water Polo, Wrestling

Boys Soccer (Coach: Matt York): Last Tuesday, the Chargers were able to outscore Santa Barbara High, winning 1-0. The scoreboard was still at 0-0 at halftime, but senior Tim Heiduk set up a shot for Manny Nwosu, who tapped in the ball and scored the game’s only goal. Then on Thursday, th...

Sports Round-up: Week of 01/25 to 01/31

By Loren Young

February 4, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Soccer, Sports, Water Polo, Wrestling

Boys Basketball (Coach: Joe Zamora): Last Friday, the Chargers lost to Ventura 74-55 in a Channel League game. Dos Pueblos was leading 24-19 in the first quarter but Ventura came back in the second half to take the lead and keep it that way. Jayson Williams was DP’s lead scorer with 13 points, traile...

Sports Round-up: Week of 01/18 to 01/24

Sports Round-up: Week of 01/18 to 01/24

By Loren Young

January 30, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Soccer, Sports, Water Polo, Wrestling

Boys Basketball (Coach: Joe Zamora): Last Wednesday, the Chargers lost to Buena 67-49 in a Channel League game. The lead scorer was Marcellous Gossett with 13 points, while Dylan Shugart and Jayson Williams both added 11 points apiece. Then on Friday, they lost 54-30 to San Marcos with the lead c...

Turnovers Plague Chargers in Loss to Dons

Turnovers Plague Chargers in Loss to Dons

By Tim Heiduk

January 17, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Features, Sports

Senior Nick Ditmeijer drives to the basket early in the first quarter against Santa Barbara. Ditmeijer injured his knee on the play, and would not return. (Photo / Felipe Garcia). After trailing by 13 points, the Dos Pueblos boys’ basketball team used a 9-1 run to cut Santa Barbara’s lead t...

Rivalry Weakens the Nerves

Rivalry Weakens the Nerves

By Dustin Yoo

January 14, 2014


Filed under Basketball, News, Sports

By Dustin Yoo | Staff Writer January 14th 2014 I'm exhausted.  Cross-town rivalry games will do that to a person. As a first year Charger, I didn't understand the true hatred/rivalry between San Marcos and Dos Pueblos until Wednesday night when DP hosted SM for three fierce rivalry games. I ...

Chargers Face Off Against Crosstown Rivals

Chargers Face Off Against Crosstown Rivals

By Dustin Yoo

January 8, 2014


Filed under Basketball, News, Sports

Dustin Yoo | Staff Writer January 8th 2014 Crosstown rivalries in high school sports is what it's all about. The atmosphere in the gym. The relentless screams and boos from the opposing schools is what high school athletes and fans live for. Dos Pueblos Boy's Basketball (4-9 on the season) is ...

Chargers Basketball Looks to Win League With Young Team

Chargers Basketball Looks to Win League With Young Team

By Dustin Yoo

December 18, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Last year, the DP boy's varsity basketball team lost 8 seniors, 5 of whom were starters (2 of them were also first-team all league). Despite such a loss, the Chargers have their work cut out for them this season. Coach Joe Zamora is looking to start fresh with a young roster, starting with the youngest...

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