Many Major League Baseball stars played in the Cape Cod League in Massachusetts before making it to The Show. Some of the bigger names include Mark Teixeira, Evan Longoria, Sean Casey and Frank Thomas.
Nick Beeson had always pictured himself donning a Poway High baseball uniform during the spring for his four years of high school. But a little taste of lacrosse in the sixth grade changed that path.
There is a lot of value in a 6-foot, 6-inch left-handed pitcher in baseball. There is just as much in a 6-6 lefty driver in water polo.
Shane Lohner is always striving to get better.
Zack Burke has only been the Poway High boys lacrosse coach for two years, but he had little trouble calling Jacob O’Donnell the best player that has ever come through the school.
Poway High’s Brandon Lucas got the hint.
The Rancho Bernardo High boys tennis program has a history filled with talented players. But none could match the all-around success that Steven Chen has produced in high school.
Alex Homick can often be found in the dugout after games laughing it up with his Rancho Bernardo High teammates.
Caitlin Cole has built a resume at Del Norte High School that will be tough for any future student-athlete to match.
Rancho Bernardo High’s Brandon Mai had plenty to celebrate last season: a second-place finish in the San Diego Section boys golf tournament and the Broncos’ first trip as a team to the SoCal Regional Championships.