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Sports Round-up: Week of 02/22 to 02/28

Sports Round-up: Week of 02/22 to 02/28

By Loren Young

March 6, 2015


Filed under Baseball, Soccer, Sports, Tennis, Wrestling

Last week, Dos Pueblos’ girls soccer team and three wrestlers competed in CIF, while some spring sports started their seasons. The girls lost to Cypress High in the second round of CIF playoffs. DP wrestler Cameron Cox moved on to the State Meet next weekend. Boys tennis won against Thousand ...

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...

Chargers’ Emotions Turbulent After Super Bowl XLIX

Chargers’ Emotions Turbulent After Super Bowl XLIX

By Loren Young

February 4, 2015


Filed under Sports

Sunday left many of Dos Pueblos’ students in shock when the Seattle Seahawks lost 24-28 to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX. The blow came after Seattle’s quarterback Russell Wilson decided to make a pass to receiver Ricardo Lockette rather than running in the ball in the last two minutes...

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...

DP Beats Buena 21-4 in Girls Water Polo

DP Beats Buena 21-4 in Girls Water Polo

By Emma Lewis

January 14, 2015


Filed under Features, Sports, Water Polo

The Dos Pueblos girls varsity water polo team won 21-4 Tuesday afternoon against Buena High School at home. Dos Pueblos dominated the game through the very end with a constant stream of goals. DP junior Whitney Stiedl scored the opening goal in the first minute of the game. “So far the te...

Chargers Mourn Oregon’s Loss in National Championships

Chargers Mourn Oregon’s Loss in National Championships

By Loren Young

January 13, 2015


Filed under Football, Sports

Many Dos Pueblos football fans came to school this Tuesday stunned after Ohio State University beat University of Oregon 42-20 in the College Football Championships. The Ducks (UO) were previously ranked number 2 in the nation and the Buckeyes (OSU) fourth. The game was the College Football Playof...

Photo Gallery: Shred Everything!

Photo Gallery: Shred Everything!

By Jonathan Reyna

December 17, 2014


Filed under Non-traditional Sports, Photo Galleries, Photos, Sports

Skating and BMXing are very extreme action sports and both push local teens to do their best. There's a lot of different “lingo” that contributes to the BMX and skating lifestyle – like “steez” or “sketch” to describe the way you carry out a trick in a clean, good-looking way or a messy...

Colleges Compete for Senior Soccer Player Julio Rubio

Colleges Compete for Senior Soccer Player Julio Rubio

By Erik Botello

December 8, 2014


Filed under Features, Soccer, Sports

Five top-notch schools competed for Dos Pueblos senior Julio Rubio after he helped Santa Barbara Soccer Club win 18 games in multiple tournaments to be crowned national champions last summer. Rubio recently committed to the University of Seattle after being courted by Cal Poly SLO, Westmont, Occi...

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