High School Roundup: Sage takes down Crean

Lightning boys' volleyball team wins in four to take sole possession of first place in Academy League.

April 19, 2012


Sage Hill def. Crean Lutheran

NEWPORT COAST — Senior outside hitter Chris Zadra had 19 kills, 16 digs, five service aces and four blocks to help the Lightning move into sole possession of first place in the Academy League with a 25-18, 21-25, 25-13, 25-19 victory on Thursday.

Sage Hill (17-10, 6-1 in league), ranked No. 7 in the CIF Southern Section Division 4 poll, is ahead of sixth-ranked Crean Lutheran in league.


Kent Kawaguchi recorded 48 assists, 12 kills, eight digs and five aces.

Jack Burgi had 15 kills and 11 digs.



Sage Hill 207, St. Margaret's 207 (Sage wins on sixth player)

IRVINE — Sage Hill's Ahmed Eltamami was the medalist after shooting a two-under-par 34 in the Academy League match Thursday at Rancho San Joaquin Golf Course.

The Lightning's sixth player Adam Wang (45) edged St. Margaret's by three.

Michael Phan (41), Matt Marlin (42), Darren Chen (45) and Tanner Tremaine (45) also contributed to Sage Hill's win.

The Lightning improved to 9-6, 5-1 in league and qualified for the postseason.


Newport Harbor 194, Marina 206

NEWPORT BEACH — Brad Tapfer earned medalist honors after shooting one-under-par 35 for the Sailors in the Sunset League match Thursday at Big Canyon Country Club.

Tyler Tashiro (38), Mason Moody (39), Carter Norris (41) and Landon Knight (41) also scored for Newport Harbor (11-7, 4-3 in league).



Corona del Mar 64, University 63

IRVINE — Ashlee Powers, Emily Glenn and Karlèh Wilson were double winners for the Sea Kings in the Pacific Coast League meet Thursday.

Powers won the 1,600 meters in 5 minutes 27.1 seconds and the 3,200 in 11:38.9.

Glenn won the 100 hurdles (17.7) and 300 hurdles (50.5).

Wilson won the shot put (39-5 ½) and discus (117-9).

Victoria Rihm (long jump, 14-6), Katie Groke (200 in 26.9) and Kristen Rivera (800 in 2:25.9) were also winners for CdM.


Fountain Valley 96, Newport Harbor 26

FOUNTAIN VALLEY — Paige Tennison won the 1,600 meters for the Sailors, finishing in 5 minutes, 7 seconds in the Sunset League meet Thursday at Newport Harbor High

Katelyn Mead won the 3,200 in 11:54.40, Samantha Yeager won the high jump by clearing 4-9 and Peri Howser won the pole vault (10-3) for the Sailors.

Kayla Bernard was second in the high jump (4-7) and Paloma Lamas was second in the shot put (30-9) for Newport Harbor, which is 0-5 in league.



Corona del Mar 17, Woodbridge 1

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