June 12, 2012
Walt Disney once said “all our dreams can come true — if we have the courage to pursue them.”Over his four years at Camarillo High, golfer Johnny Ruiz set some pretty lofty goals for himself.
Ruiz showed he had the talent...
June 6, 2012
| SAN GABRIEL — Johnny Ruiz couldn’t have asked for a better start to Wednesday’s CIF/CGA State Golf Championship at San Gabriel Country Club.After a perfect tee shot, the Camarillo High senior hit his approach shot six inches from the pin,...
May 31, 2012
PASADENA — A year ago, Camarillo High golfer Johnny Ruiz shot an uncharactertistic 9-over-par 81 at the CIF State Golf Championship at Poppy Hills.From the minute Ruiz walked off the course, his goal was to make it back to the...
May 25, 2012
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Camarillo High senior Johnny Ruiz, pictured hitting out of a sand trap earlier in the season, won the CIF Boys Golf Individual Final Championship at Victoria Country Club in Riverside on Monday. Ruiz fired a 6-under-par 66 to...
May 21, 2012
RIVERSIDE — When Camarillo High senior Johnny Ruiz struggles with his putting, it’s usually because he’s lifting his head prior to stroking the ball.
After missing a short birdie putt in Monday’s CIF-Southern Section Individuals at Victoria Golf Club, Ruiz told...
May 1, 2012
Helped the Scorpions move to within a victory of the Pacific View League championship with a big effort over arch rival Rio Mesa last Tuesday. Ruiz fired a 1-under par 79 to spark a 401-418 victory at Las Posas Country...
April 27, 2012
What a difference a year makes.After forfeiting multiple matches for using an ineligible player in 2011, the Camarillo High boys’ golf team has rebounded with a Pacific View League championship.
The Scorpions were 13- 1 overall and 8-0 in the PVL...
April 24, 2012
Needing a win over chief rival Rio Mesa to clinch at least a share of the Pacific View League title, the Camarillo High golf team turned to Johnny Ruiz and Joe Ahn to provide the spark, and like they have...
November 15, 2011
After shooting a career-best 5-under-par 67 in her practice round at Poppy Hills, Oxnard High senior Drew Thomas was excited about her chances of going low at Tuesday’s Girls State Golf Championship.
But fighting a case of the butterflies caused by...
October 26, 2011
During Wednesday’s CIF Northern Team Golf Divisional at Soule Park, three players — including La Reina High’s Divya Manthena and Shannon Holden of Royal — were forced to withdraw because of injury.There were times when Thousand Oaks junior Sophia Chen...
September 30, 2011
A powerful 1-2 punch at the top of the lineup and a strong group of supporting players.
If you look at the blueprint used by Oxnard and La Reina, two of the top high school girls golf teams in the area...