Posted Mar. 5, 2014, 7:05 am
Kevin Kelsey's Pacifica Christian boys' basketball team struggled throughout the regular season, finishing fifth in the Liberty League. However, the Seawolves made it into the playoffs and came within a game of playing in the CIF Southern Section Division 5AA championship game.
Posted Mar. 5, 2014, 5:51 am
It was great run for both the boys and girls basketball teams from Pacifica Christian. Too bad it all had to come to an abrupt end. Both teams enjoyed partial success in the postseason but came short of their ultimate goal of competing for a CIF title.
Posted Feb. 25, 2014, 7:28 am
The playoff scene continues for local basketball teams as Samohi, Crossroads and Pacifica Christian all get in gear for another round of postseason play. Samohi (17-10), which easily defeated Montebello on Friday, will take on Rancho Cucamonga at home tonight at 7.p.m. Crossroads (19-5), which barely escaped with a 60-52 win against Providence, will go up against Windward (20-8) on their home court tonight at 7 p.m. as well.
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Posted Feb. 19, 2014, 2:31 am
It's showtime for the local schools engaging in the postseason. The real season is here. And its time to get this party started as some would say. Boys and girls basketball teams are in play this week, beginning tonight.
Posted Feb. 5, 2014, 2:53 pm
Pacifica Christian soccer star Lauren Gaston has had a storied high school career Gaston will now be taking her skills to the collegiate level where she is bound to continue her outstanding play on the soccer field.
Posted Nov. 26, 2013, 6:47 am
Last year, Pacifica Christian experienced heartache and sadness at the end of the CIF Southern Section Division 4A championship match with Rolling Hills Prep. This year, the Seawolves were on the end of another set of feelings as they trumped Laguna Blanca for the CIF Southern Section 4A volleyball championship.
Posted Nov. 20, 2013, 5:54 am
The Pacifica Christian volleyball team waited a year to get back to the CIF Southern Section Division 4-A championship game. Now they’re back. The Seawolves defeated Cate in five sets to advance to the title game this weekend.
Posted Nov. 13, 2013, 7:19 am
The CIF Southern Section 4A Division in girls volleyball is going to be a competitive journey to the title game. Santa Monica schools are all in the mix with Pacifica Christian, New Roads and Crossroads being invited to the dance.
Posted Nov. 5, 2013, 11:45 pm
The best is still yet to come for coach Julie Bennett and her Pacifica Christian volleyball team. But for now, the Seawolves will settle for a Liberty League Tournament Championship that they clinched in a four-game match against Providence on Tuesday.
Posted Oct. 23, 2013, 6:39 am
Last year at this time, Pacifica Christian was rolling through its schedule on a way to a CIF Southern Section Division 4A championship game appearance against Rolling Hills Prep.
Posted Oct. 22, 2013, 6:23 am
Well, it seems that the Pacifica Christian volleyball team has gotten over its mid-season slump quite well. Playing in the Brentwood Tournament over the weekend, the Seawolves displayed their dominance on the court.
Posted Oct. 10, 2013, 7:35 am
After losing a tough game against Cate, Seawolves rebound with win.
Posted Oct. 2, 2013, 9:24 am
Pacifica Christian, the top team in the CIF Southern Section Division 4A, has had early season success, but have big games coming up.
Posted Jun. 9, 2013, 12:30 pm
Pacifica Christian blue chip volleyball setter Kiani Lane has committed to Gonzaga University as a recruited walk-on after leading the Seawolves to the CIF Finals in 2013, and come fall she will face new adversaries and challenges from volleyball players in the powerful West Coast Conference. Lane said that she considered attending many different schools but decided on playing for the Division I Bulldogs in the end. “I have never been a person who had their heart set on a school, but I never thought I would be able to find a school that fits me as perfectly as Gonzaga,” said Lane.
Posted May. 22, 2013, 3:53 pm
Pacifica Christian's (13-4) pitcher Chandler Dolan got her first taste of what it was like to play against a hard-pitching hard-hitting softball team with the Seawolves loss to the Academy for Excellence (17-4, 8-0) 12-0 at home Tuesday afternoon. Even with the loss, Dolan and the rest of Pacifica Christian were all smiles mainly because the Seawolves knew that they had done very well for a first year softball team. Pacifica Christian Softball head coach Mike Dolan said that all of the goals set for the team at the beginning of the season had been met by the end.
Posted May. 8, 2013, 8:11 pm
It was the bottom of the seventh inning with two outs in the softball game and runners on first and third. Pacifica Christian's (11-3) pitcher Chandler Dolan had pitched a near perfect game allowing only one run while Archer High School's (10-9) pitcher Carolyn Zaccharo had allowed only two. Archer's Allie Simon had just circled the bases scoring the Panthers first run of the game after being batted in by her teammate Rebecca Samuelson.
Posted May. 8, 2013, 12:06 pm
Pacifica Christian (10-3) defeated Oakwood (1-13) 17-7 in a game that saw the Seawolves connect with the ball by the third inning to drive out the Gorillas at home Tuesday afternoon. Pacifica Christian Head Coach Mike Dolan said thought that the Seawolves played some good softball. "The girls all got an opportunity to hit and 14 of our 16 reached base safely," said Dolan.
Posted Mar. 9, 2013, 6:04 pm
The Windward Invitational track and field meet brought together numerous athletes from the Los Angeles Area that included Brentwood, Archer, Crossroads, and Windward high schools offering athletes the chance to compete against each other at Santa Monica College Friday afternoon. 2012 Olympian Prince Mumba, who coaches Cross Country at Windward High School, said that he thought the meet was important for all the participants. "This is the first track meet for the high schools and it is really important for them," said Mumba. "It helps them prepare for their league meets next week."
Posted Feb. 21, 2013, 6:00 am
The Westside entered four high school teams in the playoffs to compete in a winner advances tournament to determine how far teams will advance toward the championship round of the CIF Southern Section Girls Soccer. Westside teams competing for the 2013 CIF Southern Section crowns include Santa Monica (11-6-3), Crossroads (16-4-2), St. Monica (18-3-1), and Pacifica Christian (11-1).
Posted Feb. 9, 2013, 4:40 pm
Pacifica Christian (11-0) gave Yeshiva a good drubbing in soccer beating the Panthers 12-0 at Marine Park Thursday afternoon with the Seawolves scoring all 12 of their goals during the first half and securing their claim as undisputed champions to the Liberty League crown.
Posted Feb. 2, 2013, 12:00 am
The Pacifica Christian boys basketball team played Oakwood High School in the first ever high school sanctioned game on the Venice Beach courts off of Ocean Walk and 17th Ave. Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m.
Posted Jan. 28, 2013, 12:00 am
Pacifica Christian (9-10) lost to Holy Martyrs Armenian (12-11) 34-21 in a low scoring defensive battle that ended with the Armens picking up some steam in the fourth quarter to win the game at Culver City High School Saturday night.
Posted Jan. 23, 2013, 12:00 am
The basketball and soccer teams in Santa Monica are looking to win their final league games of the season in order to secure a playoff spot and advance in CIF with this next week deciding the fate of many of the Westside teams.
Posted Jan. 22, 2013, 12:00 am
Pacifica Christian (6-0) girls soccer shut out Lennox Academy 4-0 at Marine Park with forward Abby Mcrae leading the offense of the Seawolves scoring two goals in the first half against the Panthers to extend their win streak to six games Friday afternoon.
Posted Dec. 1, 2012, 9:09 am
Pacifica Christian Boys Basketball (1-0) began their 2012-2013 season winning against New Roads 40-34 after a packed week of tournament games at Milkin High School.