Mt. Baldy League honors: Girls Volleyball

MVP- Gabrielle Oddo, Sr., Alta Loma

First team
Naiya Crawford, Jr., Ontario
Aly Currie, Soph., Alta Loma
Tylia Dixon, Jr., Don Lugo
Victoria Duarte, Jr., Alta Loma
Brianna Elias, Sr., Ontario
Cheyenne Herrera, Sr., Don Lugo
Avery Quarrels, Soph., Colony
Jada Sharpe, Jr., Alta Loma
Kylie Szczepanski, Sr., Alta Loma
Sophia Willmann, Sr., Ontario
Devyn Yates, Sr., Don Lugo

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Miramonte League honors: Girls Volleyball

MVP – Kassandra Aguiliera, Jr., Bassett
Offensive MVP – Johanna Rodriguez, Jr., Edgewood
Defensive MVP – Kate Nguyen, Sr., La Puente

First team
Denise Arellano, Sr., Edgewood
Leslie Carteno, Sr., La Puente
Angelica Gomez, Jr., Garey
Kiara Irving, Jr., Pomona
Zayra Ontiveros, Soph., Ganesha
Alexis Perez, Sr., Bassett
Crystal Roa, Jr., La Puente
Maria Zesati, Sr., Bassett

Second team
Marianna Acevedo, Sr., Bassett
Stormy Brown, Sr., Pomona
Alexis Estrada, Sr., La Puente
Liuz Fernandez, Sr., Pomona
Nelsy Guzman, Jr., Pomona
Patty Rodriguez, Sr., Garey
Celeste Santos, Soph., Edgewood
Sierra Smethurst, Soph., Edgewood
Rachel Valdivia, Sr., La Puente

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CIF rankings: Girls soccer

Here are the CIF rankings in girls soccer for rhe week of Dec. 7. Teams from Sun/Bulletin coverage area denoted in bold:

Division 1 – 1. Mater Dei; 2. Laguna Hills; 3. Long Beach Wilson; 4. Aliso Niguel; 5. Huntington Beach; 6. Harvard-Westlake; 7. Edison; 8. Upland; 9. JSerra; 10. tie, Los Alamitos, Santa Margarita.

Division 2 – 1. Corona Santiago; 2. Oaks Christian; 3. Westlake; 4. Hart; 5. Northwood; 6. Mira Costa; 7. Bishop Amat; 8. Palos Verdes; 9. Newbury Park; 10. Corona del Mar.

Division 3 – 1. Buena; 2. Cypress; 3. West Torrance; 4. Brea Olinda; 5. South Hills; 6. Warren; 7. Quartz Hill; 8. Yorba Linda; 9. Flintridge Prep; 10. Ayala.

Division 4 – 1. La Mirada; 2. Moorpark; 3. Royal; 4. Santa Monica; 5. Arcadia; 6. Oak Park; 7. Riverside Poly; 8. Malibu; 9. Alemany; 10. Serrano.

Division 5 – 1. Sierra Canyon; 2. La Quinta; 3. Alta Loma; 4. Colony; 5. La Serna; 6. Ocean View; 7. Santa Ynez; 8. Brentwood; 9. Estancia; 10., tie Paraclete, Laguna Beach.

Divison 6 – 1. Temescal Canyon; 2. Palomar Valley; 3. Grand Terrace; 4. Maranatha; 5. Bloomington; 6. Sierra Vista; 7. Gabrielino; 8. Summit; 9. Schurr; 10., tie San Gorgonio, Mark Keppel.

Division 7 – 1. Grace Brethren; 2. Garden Grove; 3. St. Anthony; 4. Shadow Hills; 5. Vista Del Lago; 6. St. Genevieve; 7. Moreno Valley; 8. Los Amigos; 9. Vistamar; 10. Pomona.

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Matchups set for CIF Regional football championship bowls

The matchups for the 2015 CIF Regional Football Championship Bowl Games are now set following the placement of the 50 Section Championship teams. Games will be held FridaySaturday, December 11-12, at various host sites in the North and South.

The top teams from the North and South respectively have been selected and will advance directly to the Open Division CIF State Championship Bowl Game:

OPEN DIVISION

De La Salle (12-1) vs. Centennial, Corona (14-0) at Sacramento State – Saturday, Dec. 19 at 8 p.m.

The following is the schedule for the 2015 CIF Regional Football Championship Bowl Games for Divisions Open-Small School through VI-AA. Winners from these NorCal and SoCal Regional games will advance to the CIF State Football Championship representing the respective divisions for the title of CIF State Champion. All teams were slotted based on competitive equity and the respective criteria.

DIVISION OPEN–SMALL SCHOOL
North: Marin Catholic (12-1) at Central Catholic (14-0) – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.
South: San Marino (14-0) vs. Sierra Canyon (14-0) at Granada Hills HS – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.

DIVISION I–AA
North: Bellarmine (12-1) at Folsom (14-0) – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.
South: Helix (11-1) at Mission Viejo (14-0) – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.

DIVISION I–A
North: Clayton Valley Charter (12-1) at Oak Grove, San Jose (11-2) – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.
South: Narbonne (12-2) at Ridgeview (13-0) – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.

DIVISION II–AA
North: Del Oro (8-6) at Liberty, Bakersfield (9-3) – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.
South: La Habra (13-1) at Camarillo (14-0) – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.

 DIVISION II–A
North: St. Francis, Mountain View (11-2) vs. Pleasant Valley (12-0) at Harrison Stadium, Oroville – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.
South: Calabasas (13-1) at Citrus Hill (12-2) – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.

DIVISION III–AA
North: Milpitas (10-3) at Campolindo (13-1) – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.
South: Oceanside (9-4) at La Mirada (11-3) – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.

 DIVISION III–A
North: McClymonds (12-0) vs. Sacred Heart Prep (10-3) at Independence HS, San Jose – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.
South: Rancho Bernardo (11-2) at Oak Hills (9-5) – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.

 DIVISION IV–AA
North: Hanford (12-1) at Sonora (12-1) – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.
South: Canyon, Anaheim (9-5) vs. Bonita Vista (11-2) at Southwestern Community College, Chula Vista – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.

DIVISION IV–A
North: Sierra, Manteca (8-5) vs. Sutter (9-4) at River Valley HS, Yuba City – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.
South: Fairfax (8-6) at Chowchilla (11-2) – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.

DIVISION V–AA
North: Bradshaw Christian (12-1) vs. Immanuel, Reedley (10-2) at Reedley HS – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.
South: Notre Dame, Riverside (14-0) at Mater Dei Catholic, Chula Vista (12-2) – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.

DIVISION V–A
North: Fall River (12-0) vs. St. Bernard’s (12-1) @ Humboldt State  – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.
South: Kennedy, Bakersfield vs. Saddleback Valley Christian @ TBD – Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m.

 DIVISION VI–AA
North: Stone Ridge Christian (12-1) at East Nicolaus (11-2) – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.
South: Belmont (14-0) at Coronado (9-4) – Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.

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Inland Valley All-Star Volleyball match coming on Sunday

 

TThe first Inland Valley All-Star Classic is coming up on Sunday at Miller HS with first serve set for 5:30 p.m.

Admission is $7 for adults and $3 for children, senior citizens and students with ASB card:

Here are the rosters of the two teams:

Team 1
Coach – Brandon Blevins, Rancho Cucamonga
1. Kylie Miller, S/Opp, Rancho Cucamonga
2. Kayla Redfield, S, Loma Linda
3. Meiona Ervin, S/L, Eisenhower
4. Jordon Wilson, MB, Summit
5. Cheyenne Herrera, L, Don Lugo
6. Veronica Ramos, L, Hesperia
7. Kylie Szczepanski, MB, Alta Loma
8. Maddy Newcomb, OH, Rim of the World
9. Katie Smith, OH, Redlands
10. Caliah Sadiq, OH, Upland
11. Madison Wolf, Opp, Los Osos
12. Kassandra Rios, OH, Grand Terrace
13. Breanna Pedrin, OH, Riverside Prep
14. Anyssa Moreno-Baca, OH, Jurupa Hills

Team 2
Coach –
Robert Vansant, Redlands East Valley
1. Sara Kretschmar, S, Diamond Ranch
2. Hannah Nance, S, San Dimas
3. Sedona Hansen, S, Serrano
4. Janell Walley, S/Opp, Yucaipa
5. Janessa Thropay, MB, Chino Hills
6. Jessica Garcia, L, Glendora
7. Alexis Ruiz, L, AB Miller
8. Vashti Knight, OH, REV
9. Gabrielle Oddo, OH, Alta Loma
10. Taylor Jackson, OH, Carter
11. Sierrah Long, OH, Citrus Valley
12. Rachel Holmes, OH, Upland Christian
13. Tayler Miller, OH, Sultana
14. Sydney Lawler, MB, Claremont

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Chino softball player Hayley Wishner commits to Whittier

Chino High School softball standout Hayley Wishner has decided to continue playing at Wittier College.

She has been part of a stellar Cowboys program the last four years,
She was considering a number of schools on the East Coast including Seton Hall, George Mason and Maryland but went for a visit and encountered cold weather which helped her decide to stay closer to home.

She liked the mix of athletics and academics offered at the Division III level. She is considering a major in bio-chemistry and Whittier is in the process of constructing a new science building.

“It really seemed like the perfect for for me,” she said. “I liked the coaches and felt like I could relate to them and I likes the balance of school and sports.”

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Here’s schedule and results for San Dimas “Gary Prestesater” Classic

Here is the rundown on the action coming up at the boys basketball tournament hosted by San Dimas:

Pool A – Arcadia, Bell Gardens, San Dimas
Pool B – Alta Loma, South Hills, Rancho Cucamonga
Pool C – Kaiser, Upland, Silverado
Pool D – Ayala, Rowland, West Covina

Monday’s games
Silverado 56,   Upland 43
Ayala 87, West Covina 60
Rancho Cucamonga 66, South Hills 25
San Dimas 69, Bell Gardens 28

Tuesday’s games
Kaiser 60, Upland 44
Bell Gardens 62, Arcadia 56
Alta Loma 51, South Hills 48

Today’s games
3:30 p.m. – Kaiser vs. Silverado
5 p.m. – Rowland vs. Ayala
6:30 p.m. – Rancho Cucamonga vs. Alta Loma
8 p.m. – San Dimas vs. Arcadia

Thursday’s games
5 p.m. – Pool C third place vs. Pool D third place
6:30 p.m. – Pool A third place vs. Pool B third place

Friday’s games
3:30 p.m. – Pool 2 second vs. Pool D second
5 p.m. – Pool A second vs. Pool B second
6:30 p.m. – Pool C first vs. Pol D first
8 p.m. – Pool A first vs. Pool B first

Saturday’s games
Noon – 11th place game
1:30 p.m. – Ninth place game
3 p.m. – Seventh place game
4:30 p.m. – Fifth place game
6 p.m. – Third place game
7:30 p.m. – Championship game

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Here’s basketball schedule and results from Battle Zone

There will be lots of basketball action over the next week at Corona Centennial and Riverside Poly high schools with lots of local schools among the competing teams. Among the featured teams are Chino Hills and Etiwanda. Here is the rundown:

MONDAY’S GAMES
Roosevelt 71, Glendora 35
Chino Hills 131, San Bernardino 42
Cathedral 87,  Corona Santiago 42
Corona Centennial 95, Rialto 27
Foothill Christian 84, Great Oak 42
Etiwanda 83, Alice Baxter 6
Rancho Christian 60, Riverside Poly 58

TUESDAY’S GAMES
Corona Santiago 62, San Bernardino 40
Foothill Christian 73, Etiwanda 44
Corona Centennial 82, Rancho Christian 52
Glendora 69, Bellflower 9
Cathedral 74, Rialto 35

WEDNESDAY’S GAMES
Riverside Poly 52, Great Oak 44
Chino Hills 93, Roosevelt 68
Foothill Christian 69, Centennial 61

TODAY’S GAMES
At Corona Centennial

4 p.m. – Chino Hills vs. Great Oak
5:30 p.m. – Etiwanda vs. Rancho Christian
7 p.m. – Cathedral vs. Roosevelt

At Riverside Poly
4:15 p.m. – San Bernardino vs. Alice Baxter
5:45 p.m. – Glendora vs. Santiago
7:15 p.m. – Riverside Poly vs. Rialto

FRIDAY’S GAMES
At Corona Centennial

3:45 p.m. – Santiago vs. Alice Baxter
5:15 p.m. – Foothill Christian vs. Rancho Christian
6:45 p.m. -Cathedral vs. Chino Hills
8:15 p.m. – Etiwanda vs. Centennial

At Riverside Poly
4:15 p.m. – Rialto vs. Great Oak
5:45 p.m. – San Bernardino vs. Glendora
7:45 p.m. – Roosevelt vs. Riverside Poly

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A quick look at tonight’s prep football playoff games

WEST VALLEY DIVISION

Mission Viejo (12-0) at Chino Hills (10-2), 7:30 p.m.:

 The top-seeded Diablos advanced with a 42-21 win over Murrieta Valley and have had just one game this season decided by single digits. They are the defending CIF champion and have won 24 straight games dating to back-to-back losses to start the 2014 season. The brother tandem of Colin and Brenden Schooler were key last week and are being relied upon more as season progresses. They are transfers from Trabuco Hills, which won Southwest last year. The Huskies don’t have a lot of big name Division I talent but used a solid defense and a workmanlike offense to unseat perennial Baseline League champion Upland. The Huskies rely on the ground game led by Grady O’Donnell and Curtis Price while DE William Hackenberg and LB Anthony Rosales have been the catalysts on defense. The Chino Hills losses were to quality foes in Bishop Amat and JSerra.

Vista Murrieta (11-1) vs. Rancho Cucamonga (9-3), at Los Osos HS, 7 p.m.:

 The Broncos are coming off a 21-14 win over Upland while Rancho is coming off a 53-28 thrashing of Tesoro. Vista Murrieta has reached the semifinals for the seventh straight year while Rancho has done so for the sixth time in the last eight years. The Broncos are directed by junior QB Karson Greeley and rely on a punishing ground game. One of the main contributors there is Cole Dubots, whose 93-yard TD run was the difference last week. Senior S Tanner Williams and senior DB Dwayne Johnson are the leading tacklers. Senior Aaron Manning has been the most versatile standout for the Cougars, with junior Jaylon Redd a major contributor on both sides of the ball for the Cougars. Coach Nick Baiz also singles out the play of MLB Cameron Smith, DB Darriel Busby and OL Nathan Thomas Thomas

 MID-VALLEY DIVISION

San Dimas (9-3) vs. Calabasas Viewpoint (7-5), at Agoura HS, 7 p.m.:

The Saints have win five straight games since a loss to Northview that cost them a Valle Vista League title. Coach Mark Holman said two first-quarter turnovers were pivotal in that game and the Saints have done a good job of taking care of the ball and regrouping since then, Junior Jarell Sykes has been a major force both offensive and defensively and on special teams. The coach also singles out LB Steven Ojeda, LB Joey Erickson and Mbanefo Akpom. Viewpoint seems to be putting it together as the right time. It was second in a three-team league and was just 5-5 in the regular season. Viewpoint advanced with a 37-35 win last week over Covina, the same team San Dimas beat in the regular season 42-0.

Pomona (11-2) at Sierra Canyon (12-0) at Granada Hills HS, 7 p.m.: The Red Devils are the reigning CIF champions but have needed late touchdowns in the closing seconds to get by their first two playoff opponents. In both cases it has been senior Darreon Lockett, the most experienced and versatile player from last year’s team, providing the heroics. However, Sierra Canyon is the top seed in the division, and will be looking for a little redemption — it was Pomona that ended its playoffs run in the quarterfinal last year, 33-20. The Trailblazers are led by junior QB Niko Harris, who has thrown for 2,625 yards and 39 TDS with 5 interceptions, Junior Josua Cole has rushed for 1,793 yards and 27 touchdowns.

CENTRAL DIVISION

Summit (12-0) at San Marino (12-0), 7 p.m.: It says something for the Central Division when two undefeated teams, No. 2 Summit and No. 3 San Marino are playing each other in the CIF-SS semifinals. Summit is coming off a lackluster offensive performance in a 13-9 win over Chino. The passing game wasn’t in sync and coach Nick Matheny thinks part of that was because of star WR Damian Alloway’s tight groin. But Matheny said physical therapy this week has done wonders for Alloway. Unlike last week’s opponent, Chino, San Marino’s passing game is its strength. Perhaps the SkyHawks’ best defensive unit is its line, so pressure on QB Carson Glazier (3,237 yards passing, 39 TDs, 1 INT) is likely critical to slowing down the Titans, who average 50.9 points per game. Summit will have to worry about several receivers, most notably J.P. Shohfi, who has 85 catches for 1,586 yards and 23 touchdowns. He has scored a touchdown in every game, and has four straight games of at least 120 receiving yards. The SkyHawks could count on many of their opponents making critical mistakes, but can’t depend on that against the Titans. “They are extremely fundamentally sound,” Matheny said.

INLAND DIVISIONMenifee Heritage (12-0) at Cajon (11-1), 7 p.m.: For a while last week, it looked like three Citrus Belt League teams might make the semifinals, but as it turns out, fourth-seeded Cajon is the last one and the Cowboys have a difficult task in taking on top-seeded Heritage, a team that has made at least the semifinals five straight years. Cajon has had success with long passes this year from Jayden Daniels to WRs such as Tyrone Gasaway, Giovanni Daniel and Phillip Ryan, but coach Nick Rogers thinks that will be much more difficult against a Heritage team that typically keeps two safeties deep. Although Wilbur Murray and Aaron Ortega have both been good running the ball this year for Cajon, Rogers said he plans on using Elijah Lilly, who has 165 yards on just eight carries this season, more in the run game this week because he has big-play capabilities. Cajon will need to cut down on its penalties and take advantage of limited offensive chances against a Heritage team that averages 262 yards rushing per game, led by 5-foot-10, 192-pound Jalen Glover (1,249 yards, 17 TDs).

NORTHWEST DIVISION

Aquinas (8-4) vs. Riverside Notre Dame (12-0) at Riverside North HS, 7:30 p.m.: It’s not known whether The Shield, the trophy these rival teams play for, will be up for grabs in this playoff game, believed to be the first time the teams have ever met in the playoffs. But regardless, something bigger is at stake: a berth in the CIF-SS championship game. It’s only been three weeks since these teams played in the Ambassador League finale, as top-seeded Notre Dame won 28-7. Notre Dame only had 246 total yards in the game, but that was plenty because Aquinas turned the ball over five times, all on fumbles. “We turned the ball over five times, and we can’t do that again and give them a short field. They’re really fast and physical,” Aquinas coach Jordan Brusig said.

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