High School Roundup: Estancia takes down Laguna

Eagles score big victory in boys' tennis to earn a share of first place in Orange Coast League.

April 10, 2013

The Estancia High boys' tennis team knew it needed to win Tuesday to have any shot at earning a share of the Orange Coast League championship.

Thanks in much part to a sweep from their No. 1 doubles team, the Eagles earned a huge 10-8 victory at Laguna Beach. Estancia (13-5) and the Breakers are tied for first place in the league standings at 5-1.

The win was a bit of an upset as the Eagles are ranked No. 5 in CIF Southern Section Division 4 and Laguna Beach is No. 2


Matt Thomas and Robert Marrone swept at No. 1 doubles, 7-5, 6-4, 6-0 for Estancia, which plays host to Godinez on Thursday.



Newport Harbor def. Marina

NEWPORT BEACH — Senior Kevin Rakestraw had 17 kills to lead the host Sailors to a 25-22, 25-17, 25-11 Sunset League sweep on Tuesday.

Senior Steven Duhoux had 35 assists and junior Clay Carr added 11 kills for the Tars (13-5, 4-1 in league), who visit Los Alamitos on Wednesday.


Corona del Mar def. Beckman

IRVINE — Ryan Moss had 16 kills to help lead the Sea Kings to a 25-17, 25-13, 25-17 Pacific Coast League win Tuesday.

Ryan Clayton had eight kills and Joey Martino had six kills for CdM (11-7, 5-0 in league), which plays host to Northwood Wednesday.


Saddleback def. Estancia

COSTA MESA — Jacob Sperling had seven kills for the Eagles (0-8, 0-5 in Orange Coast League) Tuesday.

Saddleback won, 25-23, 25-15, 25-21.



Sage Hill 20, Brethren Christian 3

NEWPORT COAST — Ryan Fishel, Kellen Ochi and Max Strohman belted out two hits each as part of the Lightning's 12-hit attack in the Academy League game Tuesday.

Fishel and Harrison Rhee had four RBIs each for Sage Hill.


University 2, Corona del Mar 1

IRVINE — The Trojans scored two runs in the final two innings to overcome a 1-0 deficit and win the Pacific Coast League game Tuesday.

Brett Olson had a triple and drove in Wyatt Zalewski, who doubled in the fifth inning for CdM (5-11, 1-5 in league).

The Sea Kings' Dash Johnson pitched a complete-game, five-hitter with five strikeouts,

CdM plays host to Uni on Friday.


Laguna Beach 7, Estancia 3

COSTA MESA — Levi Stillman went three for three with a double and a run batted in for the Eagles in the Orange Coast League game Tuesday.

Alex Chairez went two for three with two doubles and a run scored for Estancia (10-6, 3-3 in league).

Tyler Rios (1-2) pitched five innings, giving up nine hits and six earned runs. He struck out two.

The Eagles play host to Laguna beach Friday at 3:15 p.m.


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