At this time of year everything goes. Teams and
individuals go up for league championships, hoping to get an extension to their
season by getting an invite to the postseason.
is in that boat with its football team squeezing into the playoffs this week.
The Mariners will take a road trip to play Rio Honda Prep in the first round of
the CIF Southern Section Northeast Division playoffs. St. Monica made the postseason despite a 3-7
overall record and finishing last in the Santa Fe League.
is a great opportunity for the Mariners to show that they belong in the
postseason. However, the football team isn’t the only fall athletic program at
St. Monica with something to prove.
are having success across the board with their fall season teams. After
finishing third in the Camino Real League, St. Monica’s volleyball team took on
Mission Prep in a playoff home game Tuesday night.
tennis front, St. Monica’s Sofia Booth (second) and Kaeleigh Cornwall (third)
both shined in the Del Rey League singles run.
Katie Grimm (second) and Pablo De Mare-Reynoso had spectacular meets at
the Del Rey League finals. Acacia Shyr has been a model of consistency for the
Mariners this season, finishing third in Del Rey golf play.
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