Prep Roundup

April 26, 2011


Sage Hill 17, Brethren Christian 1

NEWPORT BEACH — The Lightning clinched the Academy League title with their victory Tuesday at The Tennis Club Newport Beach.

Robbe Simon and Denis Cirit swept in singles for Sage Hill (14-5, 8-0 in league). The doubles teams of Andrew Kurzweil and Alex Manolakas, Sean Batten and Eric Magliarditi, as well as Kevin Marshack and Nasier Emtaiz, all swept for the Lightning.

Sage Hill, ranked No. 2 in the CIF Southern Section Division III coaches' poll, plays rival St. Margaret's today to close out its regular season. The match is scheduled for 4 p.m. at Rancho San Clemente Tennis & Fitness Club.



University 16, Corona del Mar 2

IRVINE — Shane Korber won one singles set for the Sea Kings as the host Trojans clinched the outright league championship Tuesday at University.

Ismaen Aboubakare and Alec Adamson also won a doubles set for CdM (14-4, 7-2 in league), ranked No. 2 in CIF Southern Section Division I. University is the top-ranked team in Division I and defending champion.



Estancia 200, Ocean View 224

COSTA MESA — Junior Jake Knapp shot five-under-par 32 on Tuesday at Costa Mesa Golf and Country Club's Los Lagos Course, helping the Eagles clinch the Orange Coast League title outright.

Knap, who recorded an eagle and three birdies, lifted Estancia to 16-0, 13-0 in league. Estancia on Thursday will try to close out the regular season undefeated, something the program has never done.

The Eagles play Laguna Beach in a league finale at Mesa Verde Country Club at 2:30 p.m. Estancia has won eight league titles in the last nine years.

Courtland Lee finished with a 39 for the Eagles, followed Aaron Wood (41), Ryan Quinlan (44) and Bill Crosson (44).


Sage Hill 202, St. Margaret's 206

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO — Ahmed Eltamami earned a share of medalist honors at Marbella Country Club Tuesday after shooting an even-par 35 in a crucial Academy League match that helped the Lightning move into a first place tie with the Tartans in the Academy League.

Sage Hill and St. Margaret's head into their league finale on Thursday with identical 8-1 records in league.

Darren Chen finished with a 38 for the Lightning, followed by Kam Fujii (40), Jared Hoffman (44), and Tanner Tremaine (45).

Eltamami shared medalist honors with Anthony Cecere of St. Margaret's.


Newport Harbor 199, Edison 201

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