High School Roundup: Namba sparkles for CdM

April 19, 2011



CAPISTRANO VALLEY — Jared Namba won two events and contributed to a relay victory to help Corona del Mar beat Capistrano Valley, 90-80, Tuesday.

The Sea Kings lost to Loyola, 104-66. Loyola beat Capo Valley, 105-65.

Namba won the 100-yard butterfly in 51.06 seconds, a CIF-automatic time, and the 100 backstroke in 51.72, also a CIF-automatic time.


John Kim won the 200 individual medley in 1:54.95, a CIF-automatic time. Namba, Garrett Larson, Kim and Ari Marks were on the victorious 200 medley relay that touched in a CIF-qualifying 1:36.40.



Estancia 22, Saddleback 0

COSTA MESA — Maliah Murtha and Rachelle Reynolds both hit a home run in the Eagles' 12-run first inning of the Orange Coast League game that went five innings due to the mercy rule Tuesday.

Pitchers Claire Woodside and Kelly Hinkle combined for a two-hitter for Estancia (4-15, 1-2 in league). Reynolds went four for five with three runs batted in, while Murtha finished with four RBIs. Hinkle was three for three with an RBI and Jessica Salamanca was two for five with two RBIs.

The Eagles play at Calvary Chapel Thursday.



Corona del Mar 184, Mission Viejo 193

NEWPORT BEACH — CdM's Mike Moorhead shot one-under-par 34 to share medalist honors with Mission Viejo's Raymond Gonzalez in the nonleague match at Newport Beach Country Club Tuesday.

Brian Mull shot 35, Chase Wheatley carded a 37 and Karick Brown finished with 38, while John Davenport and Ryan Grable both shot 40 for CdM (16-1).

The Sea Kings play host to Villa Park Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at NBCC. Villa Park dealt CdM its only this season earlier this year.



Costa Mesa 6, Saddleback 3

SANTA ANA — Tyler Sheffner went three for four with a triple and a run batted in for the Mustangs in the Orange Coast League game Tuesday.

Sheffner also pitched a complete-game, five-hitter with eight strikeouts and three walks. Logan Benter sent one for three with three RBIs for Costa Mesa (9-9, 4-4 in league), which had nine hits.


Palm Desert 9, Corona del Mar 8

CORONA DEL MAR — Clark Cashion went two for three for the Sea Kings in the nonleague game Tuesday.

Ryan Garvey, the son of former pro Steve Garvey, hit a solo home run in the sixth inning to give Palm Desert the 9-8 lead. Steve Garvey was in attendance.

Daily Pilot Articles Daily Pilot Articles