March 26, 2013
Moving up the field from defender to forward also helped Eddie Macarena move up to become The Star’s Boys Soccer Player of the Year.
The 5-foot-10, 160-pound Rio Mesa High senior led area players in scoring this season with 21 goals...
March 2, 2013
DOWNEY — The Oxnard High girls soccer team frequently equated its CIF-Southern Section playoff run to a dream.
But that dream turned into a nightmare in the blink of an eye.
Top-seeded El Rancho stunned third-seeded Oxnard with a goal in the...
February 26, 2013
It was a surprise for either team to find itself in the CIF-Southern Section Division 6 semifinals. But when all was said and done, Oxnard High showed it definitely belonged in this weekend’s final.
Sophomore Jannelle Garcia scored twice Tuesday night...
February 20, 2013
Rogelio Solis couldn’t recall the last time he had turned a free kick into a goal.
“It’s been a while,” Solis said.
Salvador Perez couldn’t place his last penalty kick save.
“It’s been a while,” Perez said.
Chances are, it’ll be some time before...
February 14, 2013
The Pacifica High girls soccer team needed just 10 minutes to prove it had moved on from coming up just short in the Pacific View League race.
Monica Quila and Kirsten Bergseth scored goals inside the opening 10 minutes as the...
February 14, 2013
Oxnard High had four shots at the goal in the first six minutes of its CIF-Southern Section Division 6 girls soccer playoff game against Santa Clara on Thursday. If the Yellowjackets had converted even one of them, they wouldn’t have...
February 7, 2013
The toughest competitions are decided by the slimmest of margins.
In the Pacific View League boys soccer race, a point can make all the difference.
That’s how, one year after falling out of first place on the final day of the season,...
February 5, 2013
Truth be told, at the beginning of the boys soccer season, Camarillo High would’ve probably just been happy to get into the CIF-Southern Section playoffs. But now that they’re alone atop the standings, a Pacific View League championship sounds pretty...
February 4, 2013
The Orozco name is becoming synonymous with the game of soccer in Oxnard.
First came Moises and Emilio, who developed into U.S. youth internationals and budding professionals.
Now, their younger cousin and brother, respectively, is making an impact, too.
“He comes from great...
January 31, 2013
Within the span of three days, the Rio Mesa High boys soccer team has gone from calculating its clincher to crossing its fingers.
“We still have our hopes,” Rio Mesa coach Brandon Fuchs said.
And now Oxnard High and Camarillo High are...
January 18, 2013
It’s crunch time for the Camarillo High girls’ soccer team.
The Scorpions have had an inconsistent season, but qualifying for the postseason is still a high possibility.
“We have to start picking it up,” said Camarillo head coach Chris Lawler before her...