Girls Basketball improves to 7-1 with dramatic comeback win over Orangewood
The Los Alamitos High Girls basketball came back from an 18 point deficit to defeat Orangewood Academy 47-44 and capture the
Los Al trailed 27-9 at
Junior point guard Sydney Gandy who scored 21 points in t
With the win, the Lady Griffins improve their record to 7-1. They return to action on Monday with a pool play game against Esperanza in the Villa Park Lady Spartans’ Winter Shootout. The next night is a tough re-match against Orangewood.
STATS: Sydney Gandy 21 pts, 4 assists, 2 steals; Latavia Miller 9 pts, 6
Girls Soccer: Los Al Varsty advances to Aliso Cup final
The Los Al girls soccer team won a pair of games on Saturday to advance to the Monday night finals of the Aliso Cup against the host team.
The Griffins downed Hart 3-0 in Saturday morning’s quarter-final action, then
Los Al got on the board early against Upland as Colby Barnett struck in the third minute to give the Griffins a 1-0 lead. Four minutes later Khalia
The Los Al JVs also played in the tournament and turned in a respectable performance against Varsity competition. The JVs fell to the Cypress Varsity 2-0 in bracket play of the President’s Cup
Frosh-Soph: Charger Cup
The Los Al Frosh-Soph defeated Foothill 2-0 in first round action for the Charger Cup at Edison. The Frosh-soph went up in the 15th minute when Mya DeYager made a run from the backfield and put it away to make it 1-0. They got insurance later in the half Riley Kennedy took a pass from Erin Hegstrom and scored.
The Los Alamitos Boys basketball Team ended its play in Corona Del Mar’s Beach Bash tournament with a pair of wins — a 71-43 win over Segerstrom High on Thursday and 61-54 win Roosevelt High of Eastvale on Saturday. In the
was named to the All-Tournament team after averaging 18.5 points over four games.
The young team which features two juniors and a sophomore finished the Beach Bash with a 3-1 record and evened its season record at 3-3.
The Boys open the Bosco/Gahr tournament on Tuesday with a match against Covina.
GIRLS WATER POLO
The Los Al Girls Water Polo team went undefeated in pool play to reach the semi-finals at the condensed Villa Park Classic (Black Division) but then dropped a pair of games to two tough Santa Barbara area teams.
On Friday at the Huntington Beach High pool, Los Al opened the tournament with an 11-5 win over Mira Costa and then notched a 13-7 quarterfinal win over Santa Barbara.
In Saturday’s top bracket at Beckman, Los Al fell to San Marcos 8-4, then dropped their final match 9-5 to Dos Pueblos.
Orange Lutheran defeated San Marcos 12-8 in the championship game.
The tournament had to be condensed to just two days after the severe rains of Thursday forced cancellation for all action that day.