Sports over the Spring Break

Monday, March 30

Varsity Baseball

at Scripps Ranch HS in San Diego Lions Tournament at 12:00.

Tuesday, March 31

Varsity Baseball

at Rancho Buena Vista HS in San Diego Lions Tournament at 3:00.

Wednesday, April 1

Varsity Baseball

at Santa Fe Christian HS in San Diego Lions Tournament at 3:00.

Thursday, April 2

Varsity Baseball

in San Diego Lions Tournament.

Friday, April 3

Track & Field

in Arcadia Invitational.

Saturday, April 4

Track & Field

in Arcadia Invitational.

R. Takahashi

Mar 27 – Boy’s Lacrosse Team rolls past Alhambra

Despite the start of spring break and several missing players, the Dons rolled past Alhambra last Friday night with a final score of 15 to 2.

Freshman Colin Jeffries was the MVP of the game with 7 goals! Nathan Lee had 3 goals and 3 assists, Nathan Brickman had 2 goals and 2 assists, Sam deRoque had 2 goals and Tristan Guzaitas had 1 goal and 1 assist. Additional assists came from Tyler Henderson with 5, Leo Barakos and Cole Tanner with 1 each.

Defensively, Joey Gladden and Tom Hofmeister were the leaders in recovering ground balls and Vinny Gladden and Glenn Johnston led in forcing Alhambra to turn-over the ball on a number of occasions.

Danny Ennis had 3 saves at goalie and Nate Welcomer had 4.

The Dons are currently ranked #3 in North Coast CIF and remain undefeated in their league games. The boys will face Novato on Thursday, April 9th at Acalanes at 7 pm.

Mar 28 – Track and Field Bay Area Relays at Foothill High School in Pleasanton

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Pictured in photos left to right: (Christy Xie, Gabby Joseph and Analisse Johansson) and
(Anthony Rader, Daniel Parkin, Jack Brydon, Coach John Crain, Coach John “Doc” Burns and Alumni Matt Thomas)

 

Saturday, March 28th, the Acalanes Varsity Throwing Team headed out to Foothill High School in Pleasanton where the athletes
did well individually and as a team.

The Boys Varsity Team took 1st Place in Discus with a combined footage of 365-11.50.
Anthony Rader had a PR of 137-07 feet, Jack Brydon came in next with 125-11 feet and Daniel Parkin had a PR with 108-5.50 feet.
For Shot Put, the team came in 2nd Place with a combined footage of 115-06.
(Jack Brydon 45-07.50 feet, Anthony Rader 36-07 feet and Daniel Parkin 33-03 feet.)

The Girls Varsity Team took 4th Place for both Discus (195-10.50 combined footage) and Shot Put (64-00.50 combined footage).
The ladies had a 3-Way PR for Discus with Christy Xie at 71-06 feet, Gabby Joseph at 61-03.50 feet and Analisse Johansson bringing it home with 63-01 feet.
For Shot Put, Christy Xie had a PR of 22-09.50 feet, Gabby Joseph had a PR of 21-06.50 feet and Analisse Johansson had a strong 19-08.50 feet.

Congratulations to our throwers!

Mar 28 – Saturday Sports

In Friday’s action…

Girls Lacrosse

shutout Alhambra HS 12-0.

Boys Lacrosse

cruised to victory over Alhambra HS 15-2

Boys Volleyball

played well in three close games in defeat to Las Lomas HS 25-16, 27-25 and 25-21..

 

In Saturday’s action…

Swim team

competes in the Mission Viejo Invitational in Southern California.

Boys Golf

competes in the Champions Invitational at Terra Lago CC in Palm Desert.

Freshman Baseball

plays in the Freedom tournament.

 

Thursday’s individual standouts…

Girls Lacrosse

Ellie Higgins scored 3 goals and had 1 assist. Caith Wright scored 2 goals and had 1 assist. Caroline Newman scored a goal and had 3 assists. Sam Repstad and Sabba Jweainat each had 3 saves.

R. Takahashi

Mar 27 – Acalanes Ladies LAX shut out Alhambra 12-0

Nearly everyone on the team contributed to tonight’s win. Marie Whitmore had 1 assist, Caith Wright 2 goals, Ellie Higgins 3 goals and 1 assist, Caroline Newman 1 goal and 1 assist, Kelcey Wendt 1 goal, Kate Anderson 1 goal, Sophie Loughran-Smith 1 goal, MacKenna Mullins 1 goal, Jessie Evaristo 1 goal and Sophie Ross scored 1 goal.

Defense was strong but the real excitement was seeing our goalies Sabba (race you to the net) Jweainat and Sam Repstad play some offense. Sabba took a shot and so did the powerful Sam Repstad. And yes, they each had 3 saves in the goal as well.

Enjoy the break!

Mar 27 – Friday Sports Page

In Thursday’s action…

Softball

was defeated by Dougherty Valley HS.

Girls Lacrosse

played well in defeat to a very good California HS team. The JV team tied 6-6.

 

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In Friday’s action…

Lacrosse

teams play Alhambra HS. Girls are home and boys are away. JV boys at 5:30 and boys and girls varsity at 7:00.

Boys Volleyball

plays at Las Lomas HS at 6:00.

Boys Golf

competes in the Champions Invitational at Terra Lago CC in Palm Desert.

 

In Saturday’s action…

Swim

competes in the Mission Viejo Invitational in Southern California.

Boys Golf

competes in the Champions Invitational at Terra Lago CC in Palm Desert.

Freshman Baseball

plays in the Freedom tournament.

 

Thursday’s individual standouts…

Girls Lacrosse

Ellie Higgins scored 2 goals. Caroline Newman scored a goal and was outstanding on defense. Jess Hennies and Caith Wright also locked down on defense. Sam Repstad had 8 saves.

R. Takahashi

Mar 26 – Lady Dons Varsity Lacrosse loses to Cal High

The Dons came out blazing tonight against a very aggressive Cal High team.

The score was tied 3-3 at the half.  The second half did not play out as well and Cal defeated the Dons 11-3.

Scoring tonight were Caroline Newman with 1 goal and Ellie Higgins with 2 goals.

Caith Wright and Jessica Hennies were stellar on defense as was the speedy Caroline Newman.

Goalie Sabba Jweainat saved 1 goal.  Sam Repstad was amazing with a total of 8 saves.

Alhambra will be at Acalanes Stadium on Friday, March 27th at 7pm.  Go Dons!

Mar 28 – Acalanes Throwing Team

This Saturday, March 28th, the Acalanes Throwing Team will be out at Foothill High School in Pleasanton.  Qualifiers will head to the Arcadia Invite.  Stay tuned for results.

Mar 25 – Track and Field Results vs Las Lomas

Acalanes Track and Field Team, Men’s and Women’s Upper and Lower Divisions both defeated Las Lomas yesterday on March 25th. Congratulations to all athletes contributing to the win and for many personal records that were achieved.
Listed below are athletes making the Top 3 in the noted events:
Varsity Men
100 Meter
1st Applin, Daniel 11.54
3rd Gonser, Christopher 12.28
200 Meter
1st Applin, Daniel 23.83
3rd Iniquez-Stralla, Jesse 24.67
800 Meter
3rd Walker, Patrick 2:14.06
1600 Meter
1st Gaskell, Cameron 4:38.39
3rd Kelly, Alex 4:49.08
3200 Meter
3rd Woodworth, Zachary 10:52.01
110 M Hurdles
1st Westemeier, Ethan 18.04
2nd Cheim, Jonathan 19.15
3rd Martinsen, Reider 20.97
300 M Hurdles
1st Cheim, Jonathan 45.97
4X100 Relay
2nd Acalanes ‘A’ Team 46.60
3rd Acalanes ‘B’ Team 51.92
4X400 Relay
3rd Acalanes ‘A’ Team 3:47.47
High Jump
1st Westemeier, Ethan 5-06.00 ft Tie
2nd Chang, Ryan 5-06.00 ft Tie
Pole Vault
2nd Shimotake, Alex 10-00.00 ft
3rd Gonser, Christopher 7-06.00 ft
Long Jump
1st Martinsen, Nicholai 19-09.50 ft
3rd Westemeier, Ethan 17-11.50 ft
Triple Jump
2nd Westemeier, Ethan 38-08.50 ft
3rd Chang, Ryan 38-06.00 ft
Shotput
1st Brydon, Jack 47-04.00 ft
2nd Rader, Anthony 40-05.50 ft
Discus
1st Brydon, Jack 125-01.50 ft
2nd Rader, Anthony 119-08.25 ft

Varsity Women
100 Meter
1st Lyons, Julia 12.96
3rd Gragg, Muppy 13.11
200 Meter
1st Gragg, Muppy 26.67
2nd Lyons, Julia 26.99
400 Meter
1st Boggan, Imani 1:01.79
2nd Klopstock, Annie 1:03.04
1600 Meter
2nd Taketa, Samantha 5:31.72
100 M Hurdles
1st Grobeck, Devin 18.14
2nd Davis, Anna 18.18
300 M Hurdles
1st Grobeck, Devin 50.68
2nd Davis, Anna 54.64
4X100 Relay
2nd Acalanes ‘A’ Team 50.37
3rd Acalanes ‘B’ Team 53.64
4X400 Relay
1st Acalanes ‘A’ Team 4:17.32
3rd Acalanes ‘B’ Team 4:44.39
High Jump
2nd Marrone, Veronica 4-06.00 Tie
3rd Volga, Michelle 4-06.00 Tie
Pole Vault
3rd Khan, Mariam 7-06.00 ft
Long Jump
1st Gragg, Raea 15-06.25 ft
2nd Margerum, Windy 14-04.25 ft
Triple Jump
1st Grobeck, Devin 31-07.50 ft
2nd Gragg, Raea 31-06.00 ft
3rd Marrone, Veronica 30-09.00 ft
Shot Put
1st Volga, Michelle 25-11.00 ft
2nd Johansson, AnaLisse 19-01.00 ft
3rd Xie, Christy 16-10.00 ft
Discus
1st Volga, Michelle 88-05.50 ft
2nd Xie, Christy 63-05 ft
3rd Johansson, AnaLisse 56-00 ft

Frosh/Soph Men
100 Meter
3rd Piercy, Carl 13.09
800 Meter
2nd Wilson, Nicolas 2:57.00
3rd Johansson, William 3:06.17
1600 Meter
1st Bartolo, Trey 5:47.46
2nd Wilson, Nicolas 6:11.12
3200 Meter
2nd Tom, Zachery 12:23.86
300 M Hurdles
1st Magnus, Matthew 51.48
2nd Martinsen, Reider 52.99
Pole Vault
1st Siu, Ryan 7-00.00 ft
2nd Camilleri, Julian 6-06.00 ft
3rd Danielyan, Konstantine 6-00.00 ft
Long Jump
1st Magnus, Matthew 15-11.00 ft
2nd Harris, Daniel 14-06.00 ft
3rd Piercy, Carl 14-02.25 ft
Shot Put
1st Barakos, Nikolas 26-09.00 ft
3rd Combi, Cole 15-00.00 ft
Frosh/Soph Women
800 Meter
1st Hahn, Beatrice 2:46.24
1600 Meter
3rd Starr, Anna 6:17.13
3200 Meter
2nd Kelly, Caroline 13:32.70
100 M Hurdles
1st Canonizado, Maya 23.31
300 M Hurdles
1st Canonizado, Maya 1:08.66
Pole Vault
1st Kohls, Greta 6-06.00 ft
Long Jump
2nd Canonizado, Maya 12-00.00 ft
Shot Put
1st House, Naomi 19-06.00 ft
2nd Bishopp, Lauren 17-07.00 ft
3rd Olson, Olivia 15-09.50 ft
Discus
1st Olson, Olivia 44-01.50 ft
2nd Bishopp, Lauren 42-05.50 ft
3rd House, Naomi 39-06.25 ft

Mar 17 – Girls Lacrosse beats Dublin

Acalanes prevailed for an important league win against a much improved Dublin squad.  Acalanes won 14-3 with a second half shut out to be proud of.

There were many contributions by offense last night including an assist by Katie Welch, an assist by Kelsey Wendt, 1 goal by Alyssa Mueller, 1 goal by Kate Anderson, 2 goals by Ellie Higgins, 1 goal and 2 assists by Caroline Newman, 4 goals and 1 assist by Caith Wright and 5 goals and 1 assist by Sophie Ross.

On defense the highlights include 2 interceptions by Kelcey Higgins, and steals and forced turnovers by Sophie Ross, Kate Anderson, McKenna Mullins, Jessica Hennies, Caith Wright and Caroline Newman.

The goalies had another outstanding performance holding Dublin to 3 goals with 2 saves by Sabba Jweainat and 3 by Sam Repstad.

Acalanes will face Carondelet this Friday March 20th at home, 7pm. Come out and support our Lacrosse Ladies.