Hueneme continues historic season with win in playoff opener

The boy is leading and defending a ball.

It didn’t take long for the Hueneme High boys’ soccer team to punctuate its historic regular season with a storybook postseason moment. Mere seconds into overtime, senior captain Alex Garcia earned a free kick with a rampaging run through the midfield, then stepped up to laser a 25-yard free kick into the upper-left corner of […]

Spartans survive rugged playoff opener

Intense Battle.

Rio Mesa High’s Courtney Walters, left, is shadowed by Whittier’s Bobbi Mendoza during Wednesday’s CIF-Southern Section Division 3 girls’ water polo playoff opener at RMHS. The Pacific View League champion Spartans earned a tough 13-10 victory to advance. Rio Mesa plays host to South Pasadena in today’s second round. The match is scheduled for 5 […]

Maulhardt does the heavy lifting as Camarillo muscles into Round 2

Interception of a ball.

Jake Maulhardt is money in the bank. Be it on the basketball court or the football field, the 6-foot-6 junior continues to stake his claim as Camarillo High’s premier athletic performer. Maulhardt’s expertise was on display again Wednesday night in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division 2A boys’ basketball playoffs. Swatting shots, snaring […]

Teens hope can drive will keep principal out of office

Students are posing for photo.

Adolfo Camarillo High School Principal Glenn Lipman may find himself working in the hallway outside his office if his students get their way. The National Honor Society is hosting a canned food drive dubbed “Can the Principal.” During the drive, students will collect cans of food to donate to FOOD Share, an Oxnard-based food bank, […]

Fundraiser is a slam dunk

People are posing for photo.

Mary Schmitz stood outside the gym at Adolfo Camarillo High School last week as students and parents streamed inside to find a seat for what had become the most highly anticipated basketball game of the season. But Schmitz wasn’t there to watch Rio Mesa and Camarillo high schools vie for the top spot in the […]