DP’s Anna Cable makes saves; Santa Barbara’s Brandon Garcia scores goals

Dos Pueblos water polo goalkeeper Anna Cable and Santa Barbara High soccer forward Brandon Garcia have been named the Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table Athletes of the Week. Garcia score game-winning goals in Channel League victories over Buena and San Marcos last week. He finished a one-time shot in the penalty area in the 69th minute to cap a 3-2 comeback win against Buena. In the San Marcos game, Garcia got the ball at midfield, beat defenders on the dribble and hit a shot past … [Read more...]

Bishop Diego’s Kylie Koeper, Mitch Cota lead teams to 3-win week

Players from Bishop Diego’s boys and girls basketball squads were honored as the Athletes of the Week at Monday’s Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon at Harry’s Plaza Cafe. Kylie Koeper was recognized from the girls team and Mitch Cota received the honor from the Cardinal boys squad. They led their teams to three league victories last week. Koeper sparked Bishop to victories over Cate, Villanova and Thacher, moving the Cardinals into sole possession of second place in … [Read more...]

Brittany Prentice, Jacob Delson, Ben Brown, Destinee King honorees for past 2 weeks

Brittany Prentice, a do-it-all player for the San Marcos girls water polo team, and UCSB volleyball standout outside hitter Jacob Delson were honored as the Athletes of the Week at Monday’s Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon at Harry’s Plaza Cafe. Also, Ben Brown of the Santa Barbara High basketball team and SBCC basketball player Destinee King were recognized as Athletes of the Week from the previous week. They received their awards this week because there was no … [Read more...]

Dos Pueblos standouts Ryann Neushul, Diego Riker fill up goal and basket

Dos Pueblos swept the Athlete of the Week awards at the first Santa Barbara Athlete Round Table press luncheon of 2017 on Monday at Harry’s Plaza Cafe. Girls water polo player Ryann Neushul and Diego Riker of the boys basketball team received the honors for their performances last week. Neushul had a productive week, scoring 11 goals in two Charger victories over CIF-SS Division 1 top-10 teams. She had four goals and drew four ejections in a 15-5 Channel League victory … [Read more...]

Alejandra Alvarez, Cory Blau possess the finishing touches for their teams

Carpinteria High’s Alejandra Alvarez and Westmont College’s Cory Blau had the finishing touch in games last week. Alvarez scored five goals in two matches for the Carpinteria girls soccer team and Blau poured in 28 points, including some clutch baskets down the stretch in regulation time and the second overtime of Westmont's conference-opening men's basketball win at The Master’s College. Their performances earned the pair Athlete of the Week honors at Monday’s Santa Barbara … [Read more...]

DP’s Fidel goes 5-0 on mat; Casanueva leads hoops team to title

A pair of Dos Pueblos seniors were honored as the Athletes of the Week at the Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon on Monday. Wrestler Ryan Fidel and girls basketball player Camila Casanueva received the awards for their performances in tournaments over the weekend. Fidel, a two-time Channel League champion, went 5-0, winning four matches by pins, at the Corona del Mar Duals. He helped the Chargers finish in second place in the team competition. They lost a 34-30 … [Read more...]

Sheehy leads SBCC to Final 4; Stormo powers San Marcos

Katherine Sheehy of the SBCC women’s soccer team and San Marcos High basketball player Jackson Stormo were honored as the Athletes of the Week at Monday’s Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon at Harry’s Plaza Café. Stormo was the leading scorer in San Marcos’ first two games of the season. The 6-foot-8 center scored 18 points in a 58-40 victory at Pioneer Valley and followed up with a 22-point performance in the Royals’ 80-33 home-opening rout against Nipomo. Sheehy’s … [Read more...]

Kendra Carr scores for SBCC water polo; Cyrus Wallace is big catch for DP football

A shooter and a receiver have been recognized as the Athletes of the Week. SBCC water polo’s standout goal scorer Kendra Carr and Dos Pueblos football’s pass-catching sensation Cyrus Wallace were honored as last week’s top performers at Monday’s Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon at Harry’s Plaza Café. Carr’s goal scoring powered SBCC to the program's first Southern California Regional Championship and California Community College State Final Four. She poured in 14 … [Read more...]

Michael Elbert stars for DP football; Maddy Nicolson excels for Laguna Blanca

Dos Pueblos football player Michael Elbert and Maddy Nicolson of the Laguna Blanca girls volleyball team were honored Monday as the Athletes of the Week at the Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon. Elbert caught a touchdown pass and intercepted two Ventura passes in the end zone, helping the Chargers defeat the Cougars, 28-21, to earn a share of the Channel League title. His second interception came with 2.3 seconds left in the game and sealed the victory.  Dos Pueblos … [Read more...]

Runners Erica Schroeder, Hunter Clark win county titles

Santa Barbara County cross country champions Erica Schroeder of San Marcos and Hunter Clark of Dos Pueblos were named the Athletes of the Week at Monday’s Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon. Schroeder ran away with her third straight girls county championship at Lompoc’s River Park in a 3-mile time of 17:41. She was unable to attend Monday’s press luncheon because she was on a college visit at the University of Oregon. Clark won his first county title, running 15:22 … [Read more...]