LAKE FOREST - Ezekiel Ochoa just wanted one more chance to make a difference. Luckily for El Toro, he got it.
After sitting out nearly an hour of game time because of cramps in both of his legs, the junior forward went back onto the field during the second overtime period of Tuesday’s CIF-Southern Section Division 1 semifina
LOS ANGELES — Servite had been here before after a CIF-SS Division 1 semifinal boys soccer match, celebrating a victory against Loyola of Los Angeles.
This time, though, the Friars hope the next chapter of their playoff story has a happier ending.
Servite’s 3-2 triumph over the host Cubs on Tuesday put the Friars in t
He filled in for Brendan Fix, the Charger’s starting goal keper who was out sick, and made nine saves to lead the Chargers to a 1-0 victory against Corona on Friday in a CIF-SS Division 1 quarterfinal match.
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BELLFLOWER - The Godinez boys soccer team overcame a lot during the postseason.
The Grizzlies lost three players to injuries since the start of the playoffs, including top scorers Ricardo Ayala (broken foot) and Eric Torres (hamstring).
Miguel Garcia’s goal in the 80th minute proved to be the final blow
The updated schedule for all of the divisions of the CIF-SS boys soccer playoffs.
DIVISION 1Semifinals, Tuesday (March 3), 3 p.m.Servite at LoyolaEdison at El Toro, 5 p.m.
MATT ORGILL CREAN LUTHERAN SOCCER GPA: 4.62 Orgill, a senior forward, led the Saints in goals this season with 20 and had nine assists. Orgill is enrolled in AP English Literature and Composition, AP Physics, AP Government/Economics, AP Calculus and BC History of World Religions. He’s
Garen Balikoiogla scored in the 70th minute with a powerful blast from 30 yards out, and goalkeeper Tiago Costa withstood a barrage of shots early in the game as visiting Edison defeated Corona, 1-0, on Friday in the quarterfinals of the CIF-SS Division 1 boys soccer playoffs.
By winning, the Chargers (14-7-2) advance to th
LAKE FOREST – Two El Toro boys soccer players picked the water cooler up off the bench and headed onto the field, making a beeline for Coach Shawn Watts.
Watts spotted them, turned around, wagged a finger and stopped them in their tracks.
But the No. 2 Chargers were still in a mood to celebrate. Their classmates had
Scores from Wednesday's games and updated schedule for all of the divisions of the CIF-SS boys soccer playoffs.
Quarterfinals: Friday, Feb. 27Semifinals: Tuesday, March 3Championship games*: Friday-Saturday, March 6-7(*sites tbd)
Servite vs. Paramount: Servite
Loyola vs, Santa Margarita: Santa Margarita
El Toro vs. Los Alamitos: El Toro
Edison vs. Corona: Edison
Millikan vs. La Quinta/LQ: Millikan
California vs. Sunny Hills:
Daniel Martinez saw Jacob Huber take a quick look at the left side of the goal as he lined up to take his penalty kick for Laguna Hills.
But Martinez knew the ball wouldn’t be heading that way. He noticed that Huber’s hips were turned to slightly to the right, so that’s where Martinez decided to dive. Just
Here's my picks. Hopefully, I won't do as badly as last Friday
Servite vs. Mira Costa: Servite
Paramount vs. San Clemente: Paramount
Santa Margarita vs. Santa Barbara: Santa Margarita
Royal vs. Loyola: Royal
El Toro vs. Downey: El Toro
Diaz scored two goals, including the winner in overtime, in the Wildcats’ 3-2 victory against Baldwin Park in the first round of the CIF-SS Division 4 playoffs. He also had an assist in the game.
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Ben Madrid qualified for the CIF State Tournament last year at 195 pounds. If he’s going to get there this year, it will be at 220 pounds.
After competing at 195 for the majority of this season, Madrid made the move up to 220 for the Sunset League Finals. He was first in league and also at CIF
J.T. Cook Servite SOCCER GPA: 4.85 The senior midfielder had a goal and two assists in Servite’s 7-0 victory over Fountain Valley in the CIF-SS Division 1 playoffs last week. Cook was the Register’s player of the year as a junior. He is enrolled in AP government, AP literature,
Michael Falino ran off the field, his arms held up high, and then suddenly he disappeared, swallowed by a giant group hug from his giddy Santa Margarita teammates. With less than a minute left in second-half stoppage time, Falino said he saw the ball coming toward him in the box, so he hit it and hoped for the best. The result cou
Servite vs. Fountain Valley: Servite
ML King vs. Mira Costa: Mira Costa
Buena vs. San Clemente: San Clemente
Alemany vs. Paramount: Paramount
Santa Margarita vs. Huntington Beach: Huntington Beach
Redondo Union vs. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara
CIF-SS BOYS SOCCER PLAYOFFS
DIVISION 1First round, Friday, 3 p.m. unless notedFountain Valley at ServiteKing at Mira Costa, 5:30 p.m.Buena at San Clemente, 5 p.m.Alemany at ParamountSanta Margarita at Huntington Beach, 5 p.
Saddleback controlled the midfield Wednesday in its CIF-SS Division 4 wild-card match until the middle of the second half when Jorge Chavarria received a yellow card and headed to the team’s bench.
Sultana of Hesperia went on the attack at that point, putting relentless pressure on the host Roadrunners.
CIF-SOUTHERN SECTION BOYS SOCCER PLAYOFFS
**WEDNESDAY'S SCORES & UPDATED SCHEDULE**
First round, Friday, 3 p.m. (unless noted)
Fountain Valley at Servite
King at Mira Costa, 5:30 p.m.
Buena at San Clemente, 5 p.m.