Category archives for: High School

Athlete of the Week: NO TRESPASSING: Johnson excels on his own island for Poway High

Poway High senior defender Shane Johnson, right, often needs no help to shutdown some of the top attackers. Photo by Sherri Cortez

Shane Johnson takes it personally when someone tries to invade his island.

Prep Softball: Rancho Bernardo High, Poway to collide in first-place showdown in ‘Game at the Lake’

Tiana Miller is one of the top hitters on Rancho Bernardo High. Photo by Sherri Cortez

The Rancho Bernardo High softball team has held the all-time series lead in “The Game at the Lake” since 2009. But after two straight years of Poway victories, that advantage is in danger of completely evaporating.

Prep Softball: Poway High blasts Westview; first-place showdown with Rancho Bernardo next

Three teams have entered games against the Poway High softball team ranked No. 1 in the county this season. And all three of them went home losers.

Prep Boys Lacrosse: Poway High clinches at least a share of Palomar League title

The Poway High boys lacrosse team was forced to share the Palomar League title with Westview last year. The Titans are a win away from having it to themselves this season.

Prep Girls Lacrosse: Del Norte High emerges from pack in Valley League with win over Valley Center

Four teams in the Valley League have been duking it out for the title and Del Norte High has emerged from the pack as the leader with just two games to go.

Prep Softball: Del Norte High off to 2-0 start in Valley League play

The Del Norte High softball team showed it can hit the ball around the yard.

Prep Baseball: Poway High’s Fiske verbals to Saint Mary’s College

Joey Fiske will play at Saint Mary's College next spring. Photo by Sherri Cortez

Joey Fiske stuck with it after a so-so year in 2013 and now the Poway High senior outfielder has locked up a scholarship to a Division I college.

Prep Baseball: Rancho Bernardo High wins Lions Tournament Classic Division title

The Broncos' Casey Henderson delivers a pitch in the championship game of the Classic Division in the Lions Tournament Thursday. Photo by Charlie Neuman

Casey Henderson hurled a three-hit shutout, had three hits and scored twice as the No. 2-ranked Broncos beat Granite Hills 6-0 at Cal State San Marcos in the Classic Division championship game of the 64th annual Lions Tournament.

Prep Girls Lacrosse: Poway High beats Rancho Bernardo, showdown with CCA looms

Sydney Masaki scored three goals and had an assist, as the Poway High girls lacrosse team defeated rival Rancho Bernardo 13-7 Wednesday in a Palomar League game.

Prep Basketball: Trio of local stars set for senior all-star game

Tyler Green. Photo by Sherri Cortez

Austin Clyde, Tyler Green and Kathy Rudkin hit their fair share of 3-pointers this past season. On Friday night, the trio will get one more chance to put their long-range skills on display as prep players.