All-City Girls Basketball Team: SB’s Melgoza stepped it up as a sophomore

Amber Melgoza took on the responsibility of being the go-to player for Santa Barbara High and the role proved to be a perfect fit for the … [Read more...]

Dons come up short in CIF State Final, fall to Modesto Christian, 64-55

  Amber Melgoza tied a state Division 3 championship game record with 30 points and set records for free-throws made and attempted, but Santa … [Read more...]

Santa Barbara girls are ready for their CIF state finals debut

  It’s hard for a high school basketball team to replicate an arena setting for a game. Santa Barbara coach Andrew Butcher did the best he … [Read more...]

Melgoza, Butcher earn CIF player, coach of the year honors

Amber Melgoza was named CIF Player of the Year and Andrew Butcher was honored as Coach of the Year in the 3AA Division. Only a sophomore, … [Read more...]


  ONTARIO — The incredible journey of the Santa Barbara High girls basketball team will take it to Sacramento to play for a CIF State … [Read more...]

Dons, Santa Margarita seek first trip to CIF State Finals

There are lots of similarities between CIF State Division 3 Regional finalists Santa Barbara High and Santa Margarita. The two Southern Section … [Read more...]

GBK: Dons can’t be stopped, advance to regional finals

Mount Miguel had the size, the speed and athleticism, but all those qualities weren’t enough to stop Santa Barbara High’s incredible and historic … [Read more...]

GBK: Dons keep moving forward in CIF State Regional

Sometimes the wisest people say the simplest things and it just makes perfect sense. After an abysmal 7-for-36 shooting performance in the first … [Read more...]