High School Roundup:

Sea Kings stay perfect after easy win

April 22, 2009

CORONA DEL MAR — Attacker David Kidushim recorded three goals and three assists, helping the Corona del Mar High boys’ volleyball team remain undefeated after beating University, 21-1, in a Pacific Coast League game Wednesday.

CdM improved to 14-0, 8-0 in league after scoring 20 or more points for the third time this season. The Sea Kings are ranked No. 1 in CIF Southern Section and No. 4 in the state by

Noah Molnar contributed four goals and two assists and Mike Ortlieb had four goals.

Blake Burkhardt had nine groundballs and one goal.

Goalie Andrew Noto played the first half and allowed a goal. Hugh Russell played the second half in front of the cage and blanked the opposition.


The Sea Kings play at Palos Verdes Saturday at 1 p.m.


Sage Hill 205,

Brethren Christian 232

COSTA MESA — Lightning junior James Chai was medalist, firing a one-under 34 in the Academy League match Wednesday at Costa Mesa Country Club’s Mesa Linda course.

Also scoring for the Lightning were Jared Hoffman (40), Mac Mace (42), Steve Choi (43) and Kam Fuji (46).

Sage Hill (11-2, 6-0) can all but clinch the league title by beating St. Margaret’s (5-1 in league) today.

The match is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. at Big Canyon Country Club.


Newport Harbor 84,

Edison 51

HUNTINGTON BEACH — Joel Betonte won two events and was on two winning relay teams for the Sailors in the Sunset League meet Wednesday.

He won the 400 meters in 52.2 seconds and the long jump with a mark of 21 feet, a personal record. The 4x100 relay team won in 45.4 and the 4x400 came in first in 3:42.4.

Evan Walker won the 100 in 11.4 and the 200 in 23.9 for Newport Harbor (3-1 in league).

Sophomores Mark Sakioka (13-6) and Max Vanbergh (13-6) went 1-2 in the pole vault. Ryan Andrews was first in shot put (50-1 1/2 ), while Brandon Kula was second in the discus (106-6).

Some Newport Harbor athletes will compete in Saturday’s Orange County Championships at Mission Viejo High. The Sailors final regular-season league meet is Thursday at Fountain Valley.


Corona del Mar 19,

University 3

IRVINE — Seniors Adriane Knezevic and Amy Youngman each scored three goals for the Sea Kings in a Pacific Coast League game Wednesday.

Jen Francis and Hilary Bush each had two goals for CdM (9-4, 6-1 in league).


St. Margaret’s 10,

Sage Hill 8

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