BSoc: Owls keep CIF run going, advance to semifinals

Damien Nunez of Laguna Blanca runs down a ball between two Webb defenders during Friday's CIF Division 1 quarterfinal match. Nunez scored two goals and had two assists in a 4-2 win. (Photo courtesy of Paul Chimet)

Laguna Blanca boys soccer coach Daniel Torres planted the seed at the beginning of the season that this team was capable of making a long run in the … [Read more...]

John Zant: High school soccer’s big loss, big win

Santa Barbara's Ignacio Rendon celebrates his game-winning goal with teammates. (Randy Weiss Photo)

Soccer can be a cruel game. In the CIF Division 1 play-offs against Los Alamitos last Friday, Dos Pueblos High’s Chargers went through prolonged … [Read more...]

BSoc: Santa Margarita ends Dons’ season

Santa Margarita snapped a 1-1 tie with two goals in the final 10 minutes on Wednesday, knocking Santa Barbara from the CIF Division 1 playoffs in a … [Read more...]

BSoc: Owls roll; will host CIF Div. 7 quarterfinal match

Damien Nunez scored twice, and Laguna Blanca jumped on Calvary Murrieta for three goals in the first half en route to a 4-0 victory in a CIF Division … [Read more...]

BSoc: Cate falls at Bellflower, 2-1

Cate gave up two goals in the first half and dropped a 2-1 decision to Bellflower in the second round of the CIF Division 4 boys soccer playoffs on … [Read more...]

GSoc: Warriors get knocked out by Moreno Valley

Carpinteria scored first in Tuesday's CIF Division 7 game against Moreno Valley but couldn't hold on and fell 2-1 to the visitors. Moreno Valley … [Read more...]

GSoc: Chargers stopped by Cypress in CIF


  Two high-powered offenses clashed in Scott O'Leary Stadium on Tuesday with visiting Cypress winning out over Dos Pueblos, 4-2, in a CIF … [Read more...]

BSoc: Warriors take control of Centennial in 2nd half

Carpinteria broke down Centennial in the second half on Friday.

  Carpinteria unleashed a four-goal torrent in the second half on Friday to quash visiting Centennial 4-0 in a first-round CIF Division 4 … [Read more...]

BSoc: Rendon’s OT header leads Dons past Redondo Union

Santa Barbara's Celso Lagunas takes a ball from the air in Friday's game.

  A spectacular diving header in double overtime by forward Ignacio Rendon capped off a back-and-forth defensive affair to pace the Santa … [Read more...]

BSoc: Cate shakes off test from Saugus


  A strong Saugus side was stunned by a stronger second half from Cate in Friday's CIF Division 4 matchup as the Rams scored three goals in … [Read more...]