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...
July 4, 2011
Throughout most of his life, Johnny Ruiz was a baseball player, one who had little interest in taking up the game of golf.
But just before eighth grade, his paternal grandfather, Richard Ruiz Sr., bought him a set of golf clubs....
May 31, 2011
After struggling with his putting in two straight CIF-SS postseason tournaments, Camarillo High junior Johnny Ruiz spent the eight days between the CIF-SS finals and Tuesday’s CIF/SCGA High School Championship at Brookside Golf Club focused on improving his ability to...
April 22, 2011
The Scorpions know their way around a golf course.
Fairways, greens, sand, rough, snack bars—they can maneuver with relative ease.
The Camarillo High boys’ golf team is 14-1 overall and 5-1 in the Pacific View League following an upset loss to Rio...