PREP ROUNDUP: McNamara has the answer.Byline: Daily News
Despite playing its first match of the season against Harvard-Westlake of Studio City's third, the La Canada 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. team managed to remain close to the Wolverines well into the third quarter.
Then James McNamara decided to take over for Harvard-Westlake.
McNamara scored a natural hat trick natural hat trick
A hat trick in which three goals are scored in succession by one player in one game. in a span of 2 minutes, 31 seconds, the last coming just before the third-quarter buzzer, to cap a Wolverines' run of four unanswered goals in a 9-3 nonleague victory Wednesday at Pasadena City College.
Alex Popof added three goals and Bryce Tobias recorded six saves for Harvard-Westlake (1-2), which rebounded from losses to Corona del Mar Del Mar is the name of several places in the United States of America:
Trevor Roszkos scored on a 5-meter shot early in the fourth for La Canada, but the Wolverines' defense clamped down on the Spartans the rest of the way.
Christian Renfro and Graham Rothe also scored for La Canada, which received eight saves from Area Mauboubi. Maartin Lefor, Alec Zwaneveld and Brendan Zwaneveld added goals for Harvard-Westlake.
Chaminade 10, Calabasas 8: Jessica Parizher recorded a crucial singles sweep, including a 6-2 victory over Emily Weisberg, for the host Eagles (6-0) at CSUN CSUN California State University Northridge .
Bianca Derrick and Nisha Leelavanich each won twice for Chaminade, as did Chelsea Bronson and Katie Shin in doubles. Stephanie Szanter and Ariana Rowshan added a doubles victory for the Eagles.
Emily Weisberg won twice in singles for Calabasas (1-3).
Girls' cross country
Pacific League No. 1: Despite a runner-up finish Noun 1. runner-up finish - a finish in second place (as in a race)
finish - designated event that concludes a contest (especially a race); "excitement grew as the finish neared"; "my horse was several lengths behind at the finish"; "the from Claudia Pham (19:01.47), Crescenta Valley lost a league dual meet for the first time since 2004 with a 22-34 setback to Arcadia at Arcadia County Park.
Arcadia's Catrina McAlister won the race in 18:50.25. No other C.V. runner finished in the top 10.
Viewpoint Invitational: Della Hernandez's victory in 23:11 at Malibu Creek State Park Coordinates:
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Malibu's Gianna Fote (24:10) was second.
Boys' cross country
Viewpoint Invitational: Ryan Schwartz won the competition at Malibu Creek State Park in 18 minutes, 35 seconds, as Viewpoint captured the team title with 21 points.
John Anderson was second for the Patriots in 19:31 and Jared Dinowitz (19:37) took third for runner-up Chaminade (65).
Pacific League No. 1: Arcadia's Ammar Moussa won the race at Arcadia County Park in 15:20.53, as the Apaches defeated Burroughs 20-38, with Burbank taking third and Crescenta Valley fourth.