Girls Soccer -- Winter Rankings
(Through Dec. 9, 2001)
Rk. School (City, State) Record Prv.
1 Capistrano Valley (Mission Viejo, Calif.) 4-0-0 3
Capistrano Valley defeated three FAB 50 teams last week, capped with a 2-0 win over previous No. 1 Aliso Niguel.
2 Carondelet (Concord, Calif.) 1-0-0 4
Lizzy George scored both goals in the team's 2-1 win over St. Francis-Mountain View.
3 Aliso Niguel (Aliso Viejo, Calif.) 5-1-0 1
Aliso Niguel defeated Mission Viejo, San Diego University and Buena before losing to Capistrano Valley, 2-0, in the Mater Dei Tournament championship.
4 California (San Ramon, Calif.) 4-0-1 7
Darby Kroyer had two goals, one assist in California's 4-2 win over Livermore.
5 La Costa Canyon (Carlsbad, Calif.) 4-0-1 8
Megan Woods, who has committed to Pepperdine, scored all three goals as La Costa Canyon defeated Valhalla, 3-0, to win the Baron's Tournament.
6 Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.) 5-1-0 NR
Mater Dei took advantage of the tournament it hosted, finishing third behind Capistrano Valley and Aliso Niguel. In the third-place match, Mater Dei defeated former Top 10 team Woodbridge. The team's only defeat is to Capistrano Valley.
7 Woodbridge (Irvine, Calif.) 4-3-0 6
Woodbridge settled on a fourth-place finish at the Mater Dei Tournament after advancing from a group that included Esperanza and Santa Margarita.
8 Esperanza (Anaheim, Calif.) 4-1-0 NR
Esperanza defeated Woodbridge in group play, but a loss to Santa Margarita prevented the team from advancing at the Mater Dei Tournament.
9 Santa Margarita Catholic (Rancho SM, Calif.) 3-1-0 2
Santa Margarita defeated Corona del Mar and Esperenza last week, but fell to Woodbridge.
10 Arcadia (Arcadia, Calif.) 3-1-2 5
Arcadia, which lost to Capistrano Valley last week, failed to advance beyond group play at th Mater Dei Tournament.
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