Daily Archives: May 9, 2010

Orange County High School Boys Lacrosse: Foothill Knights Boys Lacrosse (16-4) Defeats St. Margaret’s 9-7 In CIF-Southern Section South Division Semi-Final Playoffs On May 8


Foothill Knights Boys Lacrosse (in white) defeated St. Margaret's 9-7 in the CIF-Southern Section semifinals on May 8. Photo by LaxBuzz.

St. Margaret's Boys Lacrosse attacker #5 Mitchel Pok scored the first goal of the game and the Tartans jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the 1st quarter....(Photo by LaxBuzz)

Foothill attacker #5 Taylor DeBerry (2 goals) scored the Knights first goal to make it 2-1 St. Margaret's...(Photo by LaxBuzz)

Foothill Boys Lacrosse middie #23 Cooper Pickel (2 goals, 3 assists) scored in 1st quarter to put the Knights ahead 3-2 (Photo by LaxBuzz)

St. Margaret's Boys Lacrosse middie #4 Matt Duenes scored in the 2nd quarter to put the Tartans ahead 4-3 (Photo by LaxBuzz)

Foothill attacker #33 Eric Adamson (3 goals) scored to tie the score at 4-4 in the 2nd quarter. (Photo by LaxBuzz)

St. Margaret's Boys Lacrosse Sr. goalie #34 Jeff Askin makes save against Foothill in the 2nd quarter. (Photo by LaxBuzz)

Foothill attacker Eric Adamson scored his second goal of the game to put the Knights up 6-5 in the 2nd quarter. Photo by LaxBuzz.

St. Margaret's attacker Jacob Graham (4 goals) scored to tie the game 6-6 in the 3rd quarter. Photo by LaxBuzz.

Foothill Knights attacker #7 Cameron Cole (2 goals, 2 assists) scored to put the Knights ahead 7-6 in the 3rd quarter. Photo by LaxBuzz.

Foothill Knights played tough defense (LSM #9 Connor Cummins defending here against St. Margaret's middie #4 Matt Duenes) against St. Margaret's in the fourth quarter to seal the 9-7 victory on May 8. Photo by LaxBuzz.

Foothill Knights Sr. goalie Nathan Kleponis (12 saves) makes one of two critical saves in the 4th quarter to preserve the Knights 9-7 lead and the victory. Photo by LaxBuzz.

Orange County High School Boys Lacrosse: Corona Del Mar Boys Lacrosse (19-2) Defeated Los Alamitos 8-4 To Advance To The CIF-Southern Section South Division Finals Against Foothill


Corona del Mar High scored the final six goals to claim an 8-4 victory over Los Alamitos in the semifinals of the U.S. Lacrosse Orange County Southern Section Division I Championships Saturday at San Clemente High. Photo by LaxBuzz

Los Alamitos led Corona del Mar 4-2 in second quarter with 2 goals by attacker #18 Mike Marchand. Photo by LaxBuzz

Corona del Mar attacker #3 Randall Nelson (2 goals) and the Sea Kings offense tied the score at 4-4 at halftime. Photo by LaxBuzz.

Defensive middies Alex Swigert, Justin Tam and Blake Burkhart, as well as defenders Alex Mainthow, J.D. Abbott and Donald Dalton, combined with goalie Hugh Russell (nine saves), to blank the Griffins the final 2 1/2 periods. Photo by LaxBuzz