GBK: Dons blow past San Marcos

Santa Barbara High rolled past San Marcos, 54-13, in a Channel League girls basketball game on Thursday at J.R. Richards Gym. Amber Melgoza scored … [Read more...]

GBK: Petatan has big night in Dons’ win at Buena

Wins at Buena in girls basketball have always been tough to come for Santa Barbara High. So, to beat the Bulldogs in their house, and by 20 points, … [Read more...]

CIF Boys, Girls Basketball Rankings

BOYS BASKETBALL RANKINGS As of Jan. 26 DIVISION 2A 1 La Mirada 2 Redlands East Valley 3 Santa Barbara 4 Colony 5 Compton 6 Hart 7 … [Read more...]

GBK: Dons bounce back against Rio Mesa, 61-45

Amber Melgoza scored 37 points, and Santa Barbara High's girls basketball team rebounded from its loss to Ventura by beating Rio Mesa, 61-45, in a … [Read more...]

GBK: Dons’ comeback falls short against Ventura

The showdown with Ventura was getting away from the Santa Barbara High girls basketball team in the third quarter, as the Cougars went on a 12-2 run … [Read more...]

GBK: DP holds down Melgoza, but Dons still dominate

Amber Melgoza was held to her lowest scoring output in weeks, but her 24 points were more than Dos Pueblos scored, and it led Santa Barbara High to a … [Read more...]

GBK: Dons race past San Marcos in league opener

The San Marcos girls basketball team got Santa Barbara’s full attention when it hit a 3-pointer to pull to within 16-11 in the first … [Read more...]

GBK: Bishop No. 1 in CIF 5A rankings; Dons 4th in 2AA

It will be a battle of top-5 CIF-ranked teams when the Bishop Diego girls play host to Santa Clara on Tuesday night in a Tri-Valley League basketball … [Read more...]

Dons girls basketball, Nick Johnson are the top stories of 2014

Santa Barbara High Girls Basketball - CIF

  The top two local sports stories of 2014 are stories of triumph and tragedy. On the triumphant side, the Santa Barbara High girls … [Read more...]

Basketball standouts Melgoza, Everman named Athletes of the Week


Amber Melgoza and Scott Everman played basketball Santas during the holidays. Instead of stockings, they were filling up hoops. Santa Barbara … [Read more...]