Winter Soccer Rankings

Cal-Hi Sports Top 10

Boys Soccer -- Winter Rankings

(Through Feb. 10, 2002)

Rk. School (City, State) Record Prv.

1 Bellarmine College Prep (San Jose, Calif.) 22-0-0 1
Gabe Garcia and McKenzie Plank scored the goals and Nick Hatzke had both assists as the Bells won the WCAL title with a 2-1 victory over FAB 50 Junipero Serra. Next up is the CCS Tournament.

2 Los Alamitos (Los Alamitos, Calif.) 22-1-1 2
Los Alamitos secured the Sunset League title with wins over Huntington Beach (4-0) and Esperanza (4-1).

3 Alta Loma (Alta Loma, Calif.) 22-0-3 3
Alta Loma closed out regular-season play with a pair of shutout victories.

4 Chaparral (Temecula, Calif.) 22-1-1 4
Chaparral heads into the section playoffs on an 11-match win streak.

5 Dana Hills (Dana Point, Calif.) 19-3-3 5
Sergio Rivera scored twice as Dana Hills pushed its undefeated streak to 20 with a 3-0 victory over Capistrano Valley.

6 Woodbridge (Irvine, Calif.) 21-2-0 6
Woodbridge ended regular-season play with wins over Newport Harbor and Aliso Niguel.

7 Millikan (Long Beach, Calif.) 21-2-4 7
Millikan defeated Jordan, 4-1, to finish the regular season on a winning note. Next up is the Division I playoffs, which includes six FAB 50 teams.

8 Marina (Huntington Beach, Calif.) 17-3-4 8
Marina clinched second place in the league with a 1-0 victory over Fountain Valley.

9 Poly (Riverside, Calif.) 22-3-1 10
Brett Hiroto's goal lifted Poly past Valley View, 1-0, and to a seventh straight league title.

10 Granite Hills (El Cajon, Calif.) 20-1-3 NR
Granite Hills finishes regular-season play this week with a match against Valhalla.

Note: In accordance to guidelines from the National Federation soccer rules interpreter, all matches decided on penalty kicks are considered ties for both teams involved. Therefore, some records may be different than what is reported locally.


Cal-Hi Sports Top 10

Girls Soccer -- Winter Rankings

(Through Feb. 10, 2002)

Rk. School (City, State) Record Prv.

1 Santa Margarita Catholic (Rancho SM, Calif.) 14-1-4 2
Santa Margarita capped an undefeated league showing with a 4-2 decision over Rosary. Next up is the CIF-Southern Section playoffs.

2 La Costa Canyon (Carlsbad, Calif.) 16-0-3 1
Southern Cal-bound Megan Woods and Jessica Miller will miss Wednesday's regular-season finale because they are getting inducted into the San Diego Hall of Fame. LCC tied Carlsbad last week while playing a person down most of the match.

3 California (San Ramon, Calif.) 13-1-3 3
California ended regular-season play with a pair of victories to win the EBAL title and the No. 1 seed in the upcoming North Coast Section playoffs.

4 Edison (Huntington Beach, Calif.) 17-1-6 4
Brooke Thulin's goal gave Edison a 1-0 victory over Fountain Valley following a 1-1 draw with Esperanza.

5 Harvard-Westlake (North Hollywood, Calif.) 19-1-1 8
Harvard-Westlake scored 13 goals during a pair of victories last week.

6 Esperanza (Anaheim, Calif.) 17-2-5 6
Draws with No. 14 Edison and Los Alamitos were good enough to leave Esperanza with a Sunset League title.

7 Aliso Niguel (Aliso Viejo, Calif.) 15-3-4 9
Lauren Kelly's goal with 10 seconds left salvaged a 1-1 tie with Woodbridge and a league title.

8 Monte Vista (Danville, Calif.) 15-3-2 10
Monte Vista opens postseason play Wednesday against the Carondelet-Amador Valley winner.

9 Santa Teresa (San Jose, Calif.) 17-1-3 NR
Santa Teresa is back in the national Top 25 and starts postseason play as the No. 1 seed in the section tournament.

10 San Clemente (San Clemente, Calif.) 16-3-3 5
San Clemente lost to Dana Hills, but recovered to defeat El Toro and claim its first league title since 1983.

Note: In accordance to guidelines from the National Federation soccer rules interpreter, all matches decided on penalty kicks are considered ties for both teams involved. Therefore, some records may be different than what is reported locally.


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