DAY IN SPORTS: HART AGAIN CAN'T SOLVE VALENCIA.Byline: Daily News
This was supposed to be the year the Hart High of Newhall girls' tennis team finally beat Valencia, the three-time defending Foothill League champions.
But sophomore twins Alexa and Cassie Strange dominated singles play for host Valencia, ranked No. 10 by the Daily News, in the Vikings' 11-7 league-opening victory Tuesday.
Hart (3-2, 0-1) had lost in tiebreakers to Valencia both times the teams played last season.
Valencia improved to 4-2, 1-0.
In other girls' tennis:
--Calabasas 17, Newbury Park 1: Kristen McVitty and Erin Wiesener remained undefeated in singles play with straight-set victories for Calabasas (6-0, 5-0), ranked No. 1 by the Daily News, in a Marmonte League The Marmonte League is a high school sports league primarily made up of schools from Ventura County. The Marmonte Leauge is part of the CIF Southern Section. Click here to view the league schedule. victory on the road.
In girls' golf:
--Notre Dame 235, Alemany 265: Senior Mayumi Kobayashi shot a 1-under-par 36 to earn medalist honors for the second time in as many matches as Notre Dame Notre Dame IPA: [nɔtʁ dam] is French for Our Lady, referring to the Virgin Mary. In the United States of America, Notre Dame of Sherman Oaks (4-0, 3-0) won a Mission League match at Encino Golf Course.
--La Reina 228, Fillmore 314: Alana Maiello earned medalist honors with a 6-over 40 at Los Robles Robles is a common surname in the Spanish language meaning oaks, and may refer to:
Teammates Jennifer Curtain and Samantha Katz added rounds of 45 and 46, respectively, as all five players shot under 50 for La Reina (3-0, 2-0).
In girls' volleyball:
--Village Christian d. Campbell Hall Campbell Hall can refer to:
--Newbury Park d. Moorpark 3-1: Chelsea Fleher scored on 12 consecutive service points, including fives aces, for Newbury Park (5-2, 3-0), which remained tied for first place in the Marmonte League after the 25-19, 25-13, 24-26, 25-9 victory.
In boys' water polo water polo, swimming game encompassing features of soccer, football, basketball, and hockey. The object of the game is to maneuver, by head, feet, or hand, a leather-covered ball 27 to 28 in. :
--Flintridge Prep 9, Western 7: Brothers Jeff and Ben Naecker combined for seven goals in a nonleague victory for host Flintridge Prep of La Canada.
On Friday, the Rebels (13-2) will play host to Chadwick of Palos Verdes Palos Verdes is often used to refer to a group of coastal cities on the Palos Verdes Peninsula in the Los Angeles/South Bay area of California. This affluent bedroom community is known for its dramatic views, good schools  extensive horse trails  , the team with which they shared a Prep League title a season ago.
In women's soccer:
--Pierce 7, Citrus 0: Casey Dodd scored twice and Sydney Sterk had three saves as Pierce (8-0-1, 4-0-1) remained atop the Western State Conference standings with the victory at home.
--Katie Stauffer (Village Christian) 18 kills
--Danielle Hermansen (Moorpark) 12 kills, 18 digs
--Jenn Green (Thousand Oaks) 32 assists
--Nicole Boddicker (Buckley) 23 assists
--Mayumi Kobayashi (Notre Dame) 1-under-par 36
--Stevy Loy (Valencia) 4-over-par 35
--Stephanie Ponek (Hart) 5-over-par 36
--Alana Maiello (La Reina) 6-over-par 40
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