La Cañada High School freshman Caylee Kolb recently competed in the So-Cal State Championships at the Ontario Convention Center and
the local standout returned home with four medals, including a first-place finish to earn the title of state champion.
Kolb, 15, scored a 9.475 on bars to win the gold medal, and she also captured two bronze medals on the beam and floor events with scores of 9.225 and 9.475, respectively. She also competed in the vault event and placed fourth with a score of 9.375. Continue reading “LCF Gymnast Wins State Championship”
The CIF Southern Section released its All-CIF winter selections last week, recognizing athletes from La Cañada High School and Flintridge Prep.
Five Spartans were recognized for their stellar performances during the winter season. Sean Estes, one of La Cañada basketball’s top scorers and rebounders, earned a spot on the All-CIF Division 1A first team. Continue reading “Local Athletes Earn All-CIF Honors”
With only two seniors graduating from last year’s third-place squad, Monrovia entered this season as the La Cañada High School varsity softball team’s biggest challenge in the Rio Hondo League.
“Approaching a game like this, we just had to win every inning to win the game,” said LCHS pitcher Holly Stoner. “That’s how we came into it. We were excited for this game, especially because it was our first league game at home.” Continue reading “La Cañada Passes First Big League Test”
The La Cañada High School varsity baseball team edged visiting Glendale, 4-3, in a nonleague game last Friday.
The Nitros jumped out to a three-run lead in the top of the first, but it was short-lived as the Spartans countered with three runs of their own to tie the game. Continue reading “Spartans Rally to Edge Glendale, 4-3”
The La Cañada High School varsity boys’ soccer team has been taken to the limit twice the past two weeks and its wear showed at Mendota on Tuesday. The Spartans were unable to keep up with the No. 1-seeded Aztecs and fell, 4-0, in the first round of the CIF State Division V Southern California Regional. Continue reading “La Cañada Shut Out in State Competition”
The Flintridge Prep varsity girls’ remarkable postseason run came to an end on Tuesday. The No. 2-seeded Torrance South scored early and often, defeating the host Rebels, 5-2, in a CIF-Southern Section Division 3 semifinal on Tuesday. Continue reading “Flintridge Prep Falls in Semis”
The Flintridge Prep varsity girls’ basketball team looked well on its way toward another semifinal with a double-digit lead over visiting La Salle in the CIF-Southern Section Division 3A quarterfinals last week, but Julia Macabuhay scored 27 points in the second half to rally her team past the No. 2-seeded Rebels, 68-61. Continue reading “Rebels Knocked Off by La Salle”
The La Cañada High School varsity boys’ soccer team found itself in a familiar situation on Tuesday. For a second consecutive match, the No. 8-seeded Spartans were involved a penalty kick shootout, but the outcome didn’t favor them in the CIF-Southern Section Division 6 semifinals. La Cañada struggled to find the back of the net and fell to No. 4-seeded host Los Olivos Dunn, 4-1. Continue reading “La Cañada Denied Championship Bid by Dunn”