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Charger Athletes Face Health Risks

Charger Athletes Face Health Risks

By Natalie Moreno

December 3, 2014


Filed under Features, Sports

Photo | Elisian Ly Diego Lopez, a junior on the varsity Dos Pueblos football team, has suffered two concussions this year while playing the game he loves. He has received a total of four concussions in his life.  Lopez said that in his most recent and “scariest” concussion incident, he experience...

Sports Round-up: Week of 11/09 to 11/15

Sports Round-up: Week of 11/09 to 11/15

By Loren Young

November 19, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Water Polo

Boys Water Polo (Coach: Chris Parrish): Dos Pueblos beat Villa Park 11-4 last Thursday in the first round of the CIF Division 2 playoffs.  Dylan Elliot, Jake Griffin, Taylor Gustason, Blake Parrish and Kelly Reynolds made two goals each followed by Quinn Peacock who added one. Boys water polo e...

Sports Round-up: 10/26 to 11/08

By Loren Young

November 14, 2014


Filed under Sports

Football (Coach Nate Mendoza): Charger football ended their season Thursday Oct. 30, with varsity losing 41-14 against Ventura and going 0-4 in Channel League. A 34-0 halftime score in Ventura’s favor was too powerful for senior Barrett Burnes’ and junior Josh Flora’s two touchdowns. Dos Pueblo...

Sports Roundup: Week of 10/19 to 10/25

Sports Roundup: Week of 10/19 to 10/25

By Loren Young

October 29, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, Football, Golf, Sports, Tennis, Volleyball, Water Polo

Football (Coach: Nate Mendoza): The Chargers’ JV team was able to take over the game versus the Royals by winning 28-7 last Thursday at home. Chris Noggle started the Chargers off with two rushing touchdowns. Isaac Lopez followed by both scoring another touchdown and passing to Miles Ibarra for DP...

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, Photo Galleries, 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, Photo Galleries, 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 ...

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