Posted Apr. 24, 2013, 3:06 pm
The Sunshine 12 Westside girls volleyball team won the Southern California Volleyball Association (SCVA) National Qualifier at the Anaheim Convention Center Sunday afternoon after an amazing weekend tournament that sported twists and turns and saw the girls pressured to win three matches in a row before they won the championship game in the gold round. Sunshine 12 Westside girls volleyball Head Coach Lenka Jamrichova said that the girls gave it their all in order to win the SCVA tournament. "Going 1-2 on the first day was not ideal but I still knew we could get back into it if we played like we did in St. Louis and in the last regional tournament," said Jamrichova.
Posted Mar. 29, 2013, 4:48 pm
The Sunshine 12 Westside girls volleyball team won the 2013 Nike Mideast Qualifier volleyball tournament after grinding through three grueling days of volleyball matches against top club volleyball teams in the nation in St. Louis March 15-17. With the prestigious national tournament win, the Sunshine 12 Westside girls volleyball team qualifies to play in the USA Volleyball Girls Junior National Championships in Dallas,Texas June 28-July 5.
Posted Mar. 9, 2013, 1:19 pm
Crossroads (4-0) boys volleyball won their first league game against Brentwood (1-2) soaring over the Eagles 3-1 at Brentwood High School Friday night. The Roadrunners lost the first set 27-25 before climbing back on top to win the next three sets 25-19, 25-23, and 25-15. Crossroads Boys Volleyball Head Coach Mary Jo Deutschman said the Roadrunners played well against the Eagles. "It's our first league game and I think we played well," said Deutschman. "We lost the first game but then we just buckled down and came back tough and gritted it out."
Posted Mar. 2, 2013, 2:33 pm
The third set was tied after outside hitter Zach Brown of Santa Monica College (3-5) evened the score against LA Pierce 29-29 with the Corsairs looking for their first Conference win of the season over the LA Pierce Brahmas (3-4) at home Friday night. But the Corsairs were stopped short of the victory after four sets 3-1 by Setter Tyler Yanez who managed to place in a point after a long volley to put the Brahmas ahead 30-29.
Posted Feb. 19, 2013, 8:55 am
Santa Monica College (3-2) lost to Irvine Valley College (5-0) in volleyball in a close five-set match 20-25, 25-21, 14-25, 25-18, 15-11 Friday night at home. SMC Volleyball Head Coach John Mayer thought that even though the Corsairs lost to the Lasers that they competed well.
Posted Nov. 21, 2012, 12:20 pm
The Windward Wildcats Volleyball team are still alive in the state playoffs and have crossed into another phase of their 2012 season this time playing in the Southern California Regionals of the California State Volleyball Championships tournament beating Hoover 3-1 in Fresno Tuesday, Nov. 20.
Posted Nov. 18, 2012, 4:24 am
Mountain Valley League Champions Rim of the World (26-1) defeated Windward (15-5) in three sets in the CIF Southern Section 3AA finals Saturday night. According to Windward Volleyball Head Coach Michelle McGuire, the Wildcats fought through bouts of ball control issues against a "scrappy Rim team" but came up short in the championship match.
Posted Nov. 14, 2012, 7:05 pm
Santa Monica High School seniors Jordan Matthews, Joslyn Hayes, and Dane Keckin signed contracts to play sports while attending college during a ceremony held to honor the athletes Wednesday afternoon at Samohi.
Posted Nov. 14, 2012, 12:02 pm
Windward High School (15-4) defeated Santa Monica High School (12-3) upsetting a top-notch Vikings team in three sets 25-13, 25-22, and 25-13 Tuesday night at Windward High School.
Posted Nov. 14, 2012, 4:18 am
Pacifica Christian defeated St. Anthony in the CIF semi-finals in volleyball with the Seawolves winning three out of four sets 25-18, 25-18, and 25-21 with the second set handed to the Saints 25-23.
Posted Nov. 11, 2012, 5:21 am
Pacifica Christian knocked out Archer winning the CIF quarter finals match between the rivals with the Seawolves battling through the Panthers to win 3-1 after a shocking first set loss before a packed gym of dedicated Seawolves and Panthers fans at Crossroads High School Saturday night.
Posted Nov. 11, 2012, 4:43 am
The Santa Monica College (7-12) volleyball team lost their final match of the season against Citrus College(13-8) in three sets 25-18, 25-12, and 25-21 but not before celebrating the accomplishments of the sophomore squad of Corsairs in a ceremony with roses at home Friday night.
Posted Nov. 11, 2012, 2:48 am
Windward volleyball won its quarterfinalsmatch against Mayfair in three sets 25-15, 28-26, 25-19 wowing the home crowd with a second set comeback at the Jackson Center Saturday night. With the win, the Windward Wildcats advance to the CIF Southern Section semi-finals.
Posted Nov. 10, 2012, 12:47 pm
Santa Monica High School won their CIF quarterfinals match against Viewpoint at home Saturday night in three sets 25-18, 25-17, and 25-19 to advance to the CIF Southern Section semi-finals.
Posted Nov. 7, 2012, 12:24 pm
The St. Monica Mariners volleyball team beat the Katella High School Knights (6-11) in three straight sets 25-17, 25-16, and 25-20 in the first round of the CIF Southern Section playoffs at home Tuesday night before losing to Shadow Hills in the Second round Thursday night.
Posted Nov. 7, 2012, 6:10 am
The Archer Panthers (15-3) defeated the Bishop Broncos in the first round of the CIF Southern Section playoffs in volleyball winning all three sets 25-15, 25-14, and 25-18 at Santa Monica College Tuesday night before beating Vistamar on Thursday night.
Posted Nov. 7, 2012, 4:08 am
Pacifica Christian (15-1) easily won their first playoff game against the Duarte Falcons (8-9) in three sets 25-13, 25-6, and 25-20 Tuesday night at Crossroads High School. With the win, the Seawolves advance to the second round of the CIF playoffs.
Posted Nov. 7, 2012, 3:35 am
Santa Monica High School (11-2) played their first playoff game against the Palmdale High School Falcons winning all three sets 25-18, 25-10, and 25-12 Tuesday night at home.
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Posted Nov. 4, 2012, 6:02 am
Westside girls volleyball teams Santa Monica High School (10-2), Pacifica Christian (13-1), St. Monica (9-4), New Roads (9-8), Archer (13-3), and Windward (12-4) have all qualified for the CIF Southern Section playoffs.
Posted Oct. 30, 2012, 4:05 pm
After winning the first volleyball set 25-15, St. Monica (9-4) looked like they were going to easily cruise to victory over St. Paul (8-6), but the Swordsmen came together and held fast against the onslaught of the Mariners to win the next three sets 25-23, 25-22, and 25-21.
Posted Oct. 29, 2012, 7:04 am
The Archer (12-3) Volleyball team captured the Delphic League title with three recent league wins against Calvary Chapel (12-9), Pacific Hills (0-16), and Milkin. The Panthers are now 9-1 in league play with their only loss to Milkin earlier in the season avenged Wednesday, Oct. 31.
Posted Oct. 29, 2012, 6:02 am
Windward Volleyball (14-5) won over Brentwood (5-9) in three sets 25-11, 25-17, and 25-17 on Senior night at Brentwood High School Friday, Oct. 27. With the win, the Wildcats are guaranteed at least a share of the Alpha League Championship.
Posted Oct. 25, 2012, 1:34 pm
The St. Monica (9-3) Mariners outplayed Mary Star of the Sea High School in volleyball capturing a 3-1 win to down the Stars after a number of intense and sustained volleys at home Tuesday night.
Posted Oct. 24, 2012, 4:51 pm
New Roads (8-6) is on a winning streak with two wins this week beating Lighthouse Christian for the second time this season in a decisive three sets 25-18, 25-15, and 25-20 Tuesday afternoon with the second game won against Wildwood Wednesday in three sets 25-14, 25-19, and 25-17.
Posted Oct. 24, 2012, 7:16 am
The Windward (13-5) Volleyball team blew past Crossroads (3-13) for the second time this season winning all three sets easily 25-8, 25-13, and 25-14 to advance their standing in the Alpha League.