High School Roundup: CdM sweeps Uni

October 16, 2012


Corona del Mar def. University

IRVINE — Senior outside hitter Grace Kennedy recorded seven kills as the Sea Kings improved to 6-0 in Pacific Coast League play with a 25-16, 25-13, 25-11 victory on Tuesday.

Alexis Cage contributed six kills and Hayley Hodson five kills for CdM (16-5 overall), ranked No. 5 in the CIF Southern Section Division 1-A poll.


Kelsey Humphreys totaled 26 assists and seven digs.

The Sea Kings play host to Northwood on Thursday at 5:15 p.m.


Edison def. Newport Harbor

NEWPORT BEACH — Gabby Shelley had 15 kills to lead the Sailors, but the Chargers won the Sunset League match, 18-25, 23-25, 25-17, 25-19, 15-8, Tuesday.

Carolyn Bockrath added 12 kills, Leah Castillo had nine kills and Torrey Thompson amassed 44 assists for Newport Harbor (15-7, 4-2 in league).

"We had our opportunities," Newport Harbor Coach Dan Glenn said. "They got a little momentum in that second game and they passed the ball better in the third game. We had trouble stopping that momentum. Edison definitely picked up their play."

The Sailors play host to Fountain Valley Thursday.


Crean Lutheran def. Sage Hill

NEWPORT COAST — The Saints upset the Lightning in the Academy League match, 18-25, 25-10, 25-17, 24-26, 15-13, Tuesday.

Crean Lutheran entered ranked No. 10 in CIF Southern Section Division 3-A, while Sage Hill (12-5, 4-2 in league) came in as the No. 2-ranked team in the division.

Sophomore setter Maddy Abbott had 36 assists and eight digs, sophomore Halland Mckenna had 18 kills and 15 digs and senior outside hitter Maggie Danner had eight kills and seven digs for the Lightning, who play host to rival St. Margaret's Friday at 5:30 p.m.


Laguna Beach def. Estancia

LAGUNA BEACH — Abby Griffith had 10 kills for the Eagles, who lost the Orange Coast League match, 25-20, 25-12, 25-23, Tuesday.

Estancia is 7-9, 4-3 in league.



Sage Hill 14, Whitney 4

CERRITOS — Liana Korber and Celine Wang swept at No. 1 and No. 2 singles play, respectively, helping the Lightning clinch at least a share of the Academy League title on Tuesday.

Sage Hill (5-0 in league), ranked No. 9 in the CIF Southern Section Division 2 poll, can win the league crown outright by defeating No. 6 St. Margaret's (4-1 in league) at the San Clemente Tennis Center on Wednesday at 3 p.m. The match is the final one in league.

In No. 1 doubles, Kim Brown and Molly Wang swept for the Lightning.


Estancia 17, Saddleback 1

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