May 10, 2013
LA CRESCENTA - A few minutes after the Crescenta Valley High softball team suffered a 3-1 Pacific League home loss against Arcadia on Thursday, Crescenta Valley Coach Mark Stamford didn't want to know how many runners the Falcons left on base. Seconds later, Samford inquired about the total number of runners stranded - eight. PHOTOS: Crescenta Valley vs. Arcadia softball "The big stat [is] how many runners we left on base," said Samford, whose team could have locked up sole possession of second place behind Burbank in league with a victory Thursday as Burroughs lost to the first-place Bulldogs.
January 29, 2012
GIRLS' WATER POLO Crescenta Valley 12, Oxnard 4: The Falcons won the Oxnard Tournament on Saturday behind four goals from Sabrina Hatzer in the championship match against the host Yellowjackets. Elissa Arnold added three goals and Stefanie Loporchio scored twice for Crescenta Valley, which improved to 26-0. The Falcons played three matches on Saturday, including a 12-7 win over Newbury Park in the semifinals led by four goals from Shannon Hovanesian and 13 saves by Gabriel Isacson and a 10-1 defeat of Righetti in the quarters, in which Hatzer scored three goals.
December 14, 2011
BOYS' SOCCER Crescenta Valley 6, Culver City 0: Pavle Atanackovic scored a pair of goals Tuesday to lift the Falcons (4-0-4) to a pool-play road victory in the Westside Tournament. Crescenta Valley, which hasn't allowed a goal in its last five matches, got one goal apiece from Alex Berger, Erick Trejo, Eric Keshishian and Tony Royer. GIRLS' SOCCER Crescenta Valley 1, Golden Valley 0: The host Falcons (2-3) picked up a nonleague victory Tuesday.
October 28, 2011
GIRLS' VOLLEYBALL Crescenta Valley 2, L.A. Baptist 0: The Falcons won their final pool-play match, 25-18, 25-18, on Friday night in the opening round of their host tournament to finish second in Pool B and secure a Gold Division playoff berth for today's final round, which begins at 10:30 a.m. Crescenta Valley split its first two matches. It fell to South Hills, 24-26, 25-14, 15-4 before besting Van Nuys, 25-23, 24-26, 15-13. Viewpoint 3, Glendale Adventist Academy 0: Glendale Adventist put up a fight in the final game, racking up 22 points, but was still swept by Viewpoint, 25-14, 25-12, 25-22, in a Liberty League match Thursday.
September 28, 2011
GIRLS' GOLF Crescenta Valley 221, Burroughs 238: Audrey Chung of Crescenta Valley carded a five-over-par 41 on Wednesday to earn medalist honors in a nonleague match at De Bell Golf Club. Amy Park had a 43 for the Falcons (14-9-1). GIRLS' CROSS-COUNTRY Holy Family in Horizon League meet: The Gaels finished last in the five-team event Wednesday at Griffith Park. Alejandra Hernandez was ninth for the Gaels, who got a 10th-place effort from Gaby Diaz.
March 19, 2011
TRACK AND FIELD Crescenta Valley in Camarillo Distance Relays: The Falcons' quartet of Cali King, Diane Lombardi, Claudia Pham and Anneke Kakebeen took the top spot in the 4x1,600-meters relay Friday night in a time of 22 minutes 21.45 seconds — which was the second-best time in the nine-year history of the meet. King ran a 5:27.9 leg to lead off and the time was matched by Kakebeen on the anchor. Lombardi ran a 5:43.6 leg, while Pham followed in the third leg at 5:41.7.
March 13, 2011
SOFTBALL Crescenta Valley 8, Temple City 1: Hannah Cookson hit two home runs to lead the Falcons (4-0) to a win in the championship game of the Duarte Tournament on Saturday. Cece Martinez, Sydney House, Delaney Gay and Jessica Morena each recorded multi-hit games. Long Beach Poly 8, Hoover 4: Briana Manzanero, Kaitlyn Williams and Kenya Buckley each went two for three for the Tornadoes in a Cypress Tournament loss on Saturday. Hoover also lost to Fullerton, 9-1, in the same tournament on Saturday.
January 6, 2012
BOYS' SOCCER Crescenta Valley 2, Burbank 2: An Alex Berger goal off a throw-in inside the final minute of regulation saved the Falcons (4-0-6) from their first loss of the season in a Pacific League match Friday at Burbank. Berger also assisted on Pavle Atanackovic's first-half goal. Crescenta Valley, which tied Glendale in its league opener on Tuesday, is 0-0-2 in league. St. Francis 3, Crespi 0: Billy McCreary, Thomas Banks and Derek Bell all scored goals for visiting St. Francis, which improved to 2-7-4 and 1-1 in the Mission League on Friday.
March 24, 2011
BOYS' GOLF Crescenta Valley in Pacific League Match No. 1: Led by a seven-over-par 77 from Paul Park, the Falcons finished second with a score of 416 behind Arcadia (372) on Wednesday at Brookside Park No. 2 Golf Course. Crescenta Valley (7-3, 4-1 in league), which finished three strokes ahead of third-place Burroughs, got 82s from Adrian Chia and John Lee, an 87 from Aaron Peskett and an 88 from David Moreno. Maranatha 200, Flintridge Prep 200 (46-48): Jack Bouchard carded a one-over-par 36 to lead the Rebels, who fell on a card-off between the teams' No. 6 golfers at Altadena Golf Course on Wednesday.