Thomas, Chen finish strong seasons at state tourney

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After shooting a career-best 5-under-par 67 in her practice round at Poppy Hills, Oxnard High senior Drew Thomas was excited about her chances of going low at Tuesday’s Girls State Golf Championship. But fighting a case of the butterflies caused by some self-induced pressure, Thomas struggled from start to finish. The senior opened her round […]

Oxnard, Thousand Oaks reach CIF girls golf finals

During Wednesday’s CIF Northern Team Golf Divisional at Soule Park, three players — including La Reina High’s Divya Manthena and Shannon Holden of Royal — were forced to withdraw because of injury.There were times when Thousand Oaks junior Sophia Chen may have also contemplated pulling out due to a painful elbow injury, but she managed […]

Star Athlete of the Week: Drew Thomas

Drew Thomas is playing golf.

Thomas carded two rounds of 1-under-34 in matches last week. Thomas shot a 34 at the River Ridge Vineyard course to help Oxnard beat Hueneme, then shot another 34 at Las Posas Country Club to lead the Yellowjackets over Rio Mesa and Channel Islands. Oxnard remains unbeaten at 18-0 and 10-0 in the Pacific View […]

Talented duos lead Oxnard, La Reina

A powerful 1-2 punch at the top of the lineup and a strong group of supporting players.  If you look at the blueprint used by Oxnard and La Reina, two of the top high school girls golf teams in the area this season, you will discover an abundance of similarities. Oxnard’s success starts with seniors […]