First published in the Jan. 26 print issue of the Outlook Valley Sun.
The La Cañada High School varsity girls’ water polo team collected its 13th straight victory since the Corona Tournament in December after beating visiting Burroughs High of Burbank, 11-6, in a nonleague game on Saturday.
Senior captain Shereen Emadi, junior captain Kadyn Day and freshman Lilli Perner each scored three goals, sophomore Didi Reifsnyder-Smith finished with five saves and one goal, and sophomore Alexis Calix scored once.
The Spartans defeated visiting Temple City, 16-9, in a Rio Hondo League game last Friday. Calix and Day each recorded four goals. Senior Kaley Schmidt, sophomore Kiley Ku and Emadi each scored a pair of goals, sophomore Annalina Fogarty and Perner each tallied one goal, and Reifsnyder-Smith posted five saves.
LCHS beat host Blair High in Pasadena, 13-5, in a league matchup last Thursday, as Day racked up three goals and seven saves. Reifsnyder-Smith produced eight saves while Schmidt registered three goals. Sophomore Claire Lin, freshman Sofia Korshakovsky and Fogarty each tallied two goals while Perner finished with one goal.
The Spartans previously routed host San Marino in a league game, 21-4. Day tallied four goals and four saves while sophomore Lorelei Rocca racked up five goals. Calix produced three goals, Reifsnyder-Smith posted two goals and six saves, and Perner and Ku each scored a pair of goals. Meanwhile, senior Ellie Lindenfeld, Korshakovsky and Lin each added one goal.
La Cañada hosted Birmingham High of Lake Balboa in a nonleague contest yesterday; the game ended after the Outlook Valley Sun’s press deadline and will be included in next week’s issue. The first-place Spartans (14-4 overall, 6-0 in league) will visit last-place Monrovia today at 4 p.m. before visiting Marlborough High in Los Angeles for a nonleague game on Friday, Jan. 27, at 3:45 p.m.
The Wolves competed in the Lady Warrior Classic last weekend and finished the tournament with a 1-3 record.
Flintridge Prep defeated San Pedro, 17-5, in a tournament game. Alex Thein racked up six goals, Nico Seaver finished with four goals and Katelin Kinne tallied three goals. Victoria Barry recorded two goals while Sarah Iturbe and Sam Bonk each had one goal.
The Wolves were edged by Glendale, 9-8, in a tournament game. Seaver registered four goals, Kinne scored a pair of goals, and Barry and Thein each had one goal.
Flintridge Prep lost to Rosary Academy of Fullerton, 13-5, in a tournament game. Seaver produced three goals, Thein and Kinne each scored once, and goalie Dahlia Kamins posted 12 saves.
The Wolves lost to Irvine, 16-6, in a tournament game. Seaver scored three goals, Iturbe, Barry and Thein each recorded one goal, and Kamins had 10 saves.
The second-place Wolves (11-9 overall, 6-2 in league) will host Brentwood School on Monday, Jan. 30, at 3:30 p.m. before hosting La Salle College Preparatory of Pasadena in its regular-season finale on Wednesday, Feb. 1.
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The Tologs competed in the Lady Warrior Classic last weekend and finished with a 2-2 record. FSHA defeated Temescal Canyon High of Lake Elsinore, 17-12, and Glendale, 20-6, but were edged by West High of Torrance, 10-9, and Irvine, 13-12.
Flintridge Sacred Heart routed Marymount High of Los Angeles, 29-4, in a Mission League game last Tuesday. Individual statistics were not reported to the Outlook Valley Sun.
The Tologs (18-4 overall, 3-0 in league) will host Louisville High of Woodland Hills for a league game on Tuesday, Jan. 31, at 3:30 p.m.