Basketball/ Apr 05 2022

La Salle’s Audrey Chen Named CIF-SS Division 3 John R. Wooden Player of the Year

Press Release: LOS ANGELES, Calif. (April 4, 2022) – The Los Angeles Athletic Club today announced the fourteen outstanding Southern California high school boys’ and girls’ basketball players who will be awarded the 2022 John R. Wooden High School Player of the Year Award.  The boys’ winners are: CIF Los Angeles City Section, Kalib LaCount, King/Drew Magnet […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Mar 24 2022

La Salle’s Audrey Chen & Flintridge Prep’s Ashley Chea Named 210 Prep Sports Girls Basketball Players of the Year

Pictured L-R: Audrey Chen & Ashley Chea Girls Basketball: By Brian Reed-Baiotto, Sports Editor The La Salle and Flintridge Prep girls basketball programs went in diametrically opposite directions this season. The Wolves were decimated with injuries and had to rely heavily on a single player offensively, while the Lancers featured the SGV area’s most balanced offense, where […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Mar 24 2022

La Salle’s Scott Wiard Named 210 Prep Sports Girls Basketball Coach of the Year; Lancers Won First CIF-SS & CIF State So Cal Regional Titles

Photos by Alex Veliz Girls Basketball By Brian Reed-Baiotto, Sports Editor There aren’t enough superlatives to accurately describe the job that Scott Wiard did in 2021-22. The 31-year La Salle coach, in just his third year at the helm, led the Lancers to heights not reached in program history. La Salle won their first Camino […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Mar 14 2022

Alex & Mario Veliz’s 106 Pictures From Saturday’s La Salle-Oakland Tech Showdown in CIF State D-3 Title Game

Girls Basketball: Thanks to Mario and Alex Veliz for this photo gallery of Saturday’s state final in Sacramento. La Salle fell just shy of a D- 3 state championship, falling to Oakland Tech, 39-33, but the Lady Lancers will return all five starters in 2022-23. The Lancers won a Camino Real League, CIF-SS D-3.AA & […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Mar 12 2022

Oakland Tech Snaps La Salle’s 23-Game Win Streak & Defeats Lancers, 39-33, in CIF State Division 3 Title Game

Photos by Alex & Mario Veliz Girls Basketball: The sad news is that La Salle had its lowest scoring output of the season, and fell in the CIF State Division 3 championship game. The great news is: the Camino Real League and CIF-SS Division 3AA champions will return all five starters from this 2021-22 record-breaking […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Mar 09 2022

La Salle Wins CIF State Division 3 So Cal Regional Championship; Lancers Defeat Porterville, 62-49 & Will Play for State Title

Photos by Alex Veliz Girls Basketball: In a span of 10 days, the La Salle girls basketball program has made some major school history. On Feb. 26, the Lancers claimed the program’s first CIF-SS Division 3AA championship, with a 13-point victory at Cerritos. And tonight, La Salle won its first CIF-State Division 3 Southern California […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Mar 07 2022

Game Preview: La Salle Welcomes Porterville Tuesday Night at 6 in CIF State Division 3 Southern California Regional Final

Photo by Alex Veliz Girls Basketball: Who: Porterville vs La Salle What: CIF State Division 3 So Cal Regional Final Where: La Salle High School When: Tuesday at 6 The La Salle girls basketball program has already written itself into the history books after claiming the first CIF-SS girls hoops title in school history. They […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Mar 06 2022

Audrey Chen & Ryann Riddle Combine For 33 Points in La Salle’s 52-36 Victory Over Scripps Ranch in CIF State Division 3 So Cal Regional Semifinal

Pictured L-R: Audrey Chen & Ryann Riddle Photos by Alex Veliz Girls Basketball: This La Salle team is special. The Lancers just won their 22nd game in a row. And it just happened to be in the CIF State Division 3 Southern California Regional Semifinals. La Salle controlled throughout Saturday’s 52-36 victory over Scripps Ranch. […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer/ Mar 04 2022

Hemet Ends Marshall Fundamental’s Season w/3-1 Victory Over Eagles in CIF State Division 4 Semifinal Round

Girls Soccer: The magical and historic 2021-22 season finally came to an end on Thursday night for Marshall Fundamental. Hemet avenged last week’s CIF-SS Division 5 title-game loss and defeated the Eagles, 3-1, in the semifinal round of the CIF State Division 4 playoffs. Bridget Arnold scored the game’s only goal in the first half […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Mar 04 2022

La Salle Defeats Rancho Bernardo, 47-35, in Second Round of CIF State Division 3 Playoffs

Girls Basketball: Make it 21. The La Salle girls basketball program took out their 21st consecutive opponent on Thursday night. The Lancers defeated Rancho Bernardo, 47-35, in the second round of the CIF State Division 3 playoffs. Sophomore Audrey Chen led La Salle with 17 points. And freshman Kaden Cortes contributed 12 points in Thursday’s win. […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Mar 02 2022

La Salle Cruises to 61-37 Victory Over Eagle Rock in First Round of CIF State Division 3 Playoffs

Photos by Alex Veliz Girls Basketball: The La Salle victory tour continued on Tuesday night. Three days after winning the school’s first CIF-SS girls basketball title, the Lady Lancers were back at it. La Salle cruised to a 61-37 victory over visiting Eagle Rock in the first round of the CIF State Division 3 playoffs. […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer/ Mar 02 2022

Marshall Fundamental Steamrolls Animo De La Hoya, 10-0, in First Round of CIF State Division 4 Playoffs

Pictured L-R: Marshall Fundamental’s Brianna Marquez & Skylar Atacador Girls Soccer: If anyone may have thought the Marshall Fundamental girls soccer program was going to have a letdown after winning the CIF-SS Division 5 title on Saturday night, those concerns were put to bed early on Tuesday. The Eagles scored five goals in each half […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Feb 27 2022

La Salle Wins First CIF-SS Championship in School History; Lancers Defeat Cerritos 45-33, in Division 3AA Title Game

Photos by Alex Veliz Girls Basketball: What a run it’s been for Scott Wiard and his lady Lancers. La Salle didn’t just make their first appearance in a CIF-SS championship game on Saturday night. The Lancers won the CIF Division 3AA championship. La Salle held a 19-18 lead at Cerritos at the break, and the […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer/ Feb 27 2022

Angely Puga Scores Twice in Marshall Fundamental’s 4-3 Victory Over Hemet in OT; Eagles Win CIF D-5 Title

Girls Soccer: No biggie. Marshall Fundamental won their 17th consecutive game on Saturday. And it just happened to be in the CIF-SS Division 5 championship game at PCC. The Eagles defeated Hemet, 4-3, in an overtime thriller. It was the Bulldogs first loss since Jan 14. Hemet’s Helen Elizalde scored twice in the first half […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Feb 24 2022

La Salle Earns Spot in Saturday’s CIF-SS Division 3AA Title Game; Lancers Defeated Hart, 49-43, in Semifinal Round Contest

Photos by Alex Veliz Girls Basketball: La Salle won its 19th consecutive game on Wednesday night. And that earned them a spot in the CIF-SS Division 3AA championship game. The Lancers picked up a 49-43 victory at Hart. The Indians had a 21-16 lead at the half. La Salle, however, outscored the Indians, 33-22, in […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer/ Feb 24 2022

Skylar Atacador Scores Both Goals in Marshall Fundamental’s 2-0 Victory Over Viewpoint in the D-5 Semifinals

Girls Soccer: Marshall Fundamental earned its spot in Saturday’s CIF-SS Division 5 title game. Skylar Atacador scored twice in the 2-0 victory over Viewpoint. Atacador found the back of the net in both the first and second half. Kaiya Jota pitched a shutout, and finished with four saves. Up next: Marshall will host Hemet on Saturday […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer/ Feb 20 2022

Marshall Fundamental Escapes Palm Springs on Saturday w/1-0 Victory in CIF-SS Division 5 Quarterfinal Round

Girls Soccer: The top ranked program in the CIF-SS Division 5 bracket survived on Saturday. The Eagles picked up a 1-0 victory at Palm Springs in the quarterfinal round. Brianna Marquez provided the game’s lone score, a free kick from 40 yards out. Kaiya Jota had five saves in goal. Kristina Snowden, Cadence Fisher, and […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Feb 20 2022

La Salle Defeats Calabasas, 66-45, in Saturday’s Quarterfinal Round of the CIF-SS Division 3AA Playoffs; Lancers Face Hart in Wednesday’s Semifinal

Photos by Alex Veliz Girls Basketball: La Salle didn’t just defeat Calabasas in Saturday night’s CIF-SS Division 3AA quarterfinal. The Lancers did so convincingly. La Salle outscored Calabasas 41-22, in the second and fourth quarters combined, and claimed a 66-45 victory. Ryann Riddle led the way with 18 points. Audrey (15) and Ellie Chen (14) […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Feb 17 2022

La Salle Gets Balanced Offensive Attack in Wednesday’s 61-52 Victory Over Twentynine Palms in the CIF-SS Division 3AA Playoffs

Photos by Alex Veliz Girls Basketball: La Salle won its 16th consecutive game on Wednesday night. But it didn’t come easy. The Lancers defeat visiting Twentynine Palms, 61-52, in the second round of the CIF-SS Division 3AA playoffs. The Wildcats got a monster effort from Kate Bobadilla, who scored a game-high 32 points. Bobadilla scored […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer/ Feb 17 2022

Brianna Marquez Scores Three Goals in Marshall Fundamental’s 7-0 Victory at Covina in Second Round of CIF-SS Division 5 Playoffs

Girls Soccer: Brianna Marquez sure left her imprint on Wednesday’s CIF-SS Division 5 second-round showdown at Covina. The Marshall Fundamental forward scored three goals and had an assist in the Eagles 7-0 road victory. Marquez scored the game’s first, fourth and sixth goals, and assisted on Sara Hernandez’s score, which gave Marshall a three-goal lead. […]

By Brian Baiotto