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How green it is! Lancers christen new all-weather field  Star-News

The finishing touches are still being put on Hilltop High School's new all-weather stadium field but early reviews are pointing in the direction of a field of dreams ...



Meet The Teens Leading San Diego’s Climate Strike  KPBS

Kate Anchondo and Rachal Hamilton are seniors at Hilltop High School in Chula Vista. They plan to join students around the globe and walk out of school Friday ...



Four local prep soccer teams win tournament titles  Star-News

The San Diego County Cup/Quin Murphy Tournament wrapped up its second edition with championship finals last weekend at Otay Ranch and Hilltop high ...



Opportunity knocks for Hilltop football team  Star-News

The Hilltop High School football team still has to nail down one more win to make it official, but the Lancers took the high road to claiming this year's Metro-South ...



Hilltop Lancers still on top of Mesa League roller hockey standings  Star-News

The Hilltop Lancers remain in the lead in the Mesa League roller hockey standings despite numerous rainouts that have played havoc with the league schedule.



Former Hilltop High track standout wins Boston Marathon  Star-News

Chula Vista can claim bragging rights to the Boston Marathon's newest women's champion. Desiree (nee Davila) Linden, a 2001 graduate of Hilltop High School ...



It's night and day for Hilltop in 50-38 win over SuHi  Star-News

The rain fell, lightning flared and thunder roared last Friday night at Sweetwater High School for the Metro-South Bay League opener between the Sweetwater ...



San Diego County Cup kicks off tournament play with local matches  Star-News

The 2018 edition of the San Diego County Cup has kicked off with an impressive line-up of 30 teams, including 12 varsity boys teams, 10 junior varsity boys ...



Hilltop girls field hockey team still making adjustments in new season  Star-News

The Hilltop High School girls field hockey team has entered into a new era with the unveiling of the school's new state-of-the-art artificial turf field. But the goal ...



No. 2 seed Hilltop knocked from CIF boys soccer playoffs  Star-News

It might have seemed like a mismatch on paper: the second-seeded Hilltop Lancers with a student population of approximately 2,200 students and the ...



Hilltop freshman Rosenberg earning accolades while tearing up the cross country course  Star-News

Hilltop High School freshman Noah Rosenberg received the school's first student-athlete of the week award after recording a 12th-place finish in the Division II ...



Lancers get new field, aim to defend Metro-South Bay League title  Star-News

The Hilltop High School football team has a lot to look forward to for Friday's 2018 season opener. Not only will the non-league contest against visiting ...



Cold, rain, fog cannot deter Eastlake girls water polo team from win  Star-News

Eastlake and Hilltop high schools captured both ends of Thursday evening's girls water polo double-header at Southwestern College amid light rain and steamy ...



South County qualifies 15 teams for CIF girls volleyball playoffs  Star-News

Fifteen South County teams qualified for this year's San Diego Section girls volleyball playoffs. Nine have advanced to the quarterfinal round. In Tuesday's ...



Eagles give Olympian effort, pound Hilltop 49-6 for first win of season  Star-News

It looked like both teams were primed for a shootout last Friday when the host Hilltop Lancers took on the Olympian Eagles in a non-league high school football ...



Titans break out offensively in big fashion  Star-News

Eastlake High School's football team was shut out in its first game of the season against Torrey Pines. In their second game of the season against Hilltop last ...



Eastlake Titans reclaim Metro-Mesa League football title  Star-News

The old axiom that defense wins championships proved to once again be on the mark in determining this year's Metro-Mesa League football title. The Eastlake ...



Sweetwater Found a Principal to Be 'Abusive' But Kept Him on for Years  Voice of San Diego

A district investigation into employee complaints against principal Ernesto Zamudio in 2014 and 2015 determined there was “ample evidence” his conduct was ...



Hilltop holds off Southwest to claim this year's South Bay League girls volleyball title  Star-News

It took a dramatic fifth game win over visiting Southwest on Oct. 11 but Hilltop's girls volleyball team managed to secure sole possession of this year's South Bay ...



Eastlake girls field hockey team claims undefeated league championship  Star-News

The Eastlake High School girls field hockey team is now working on a 23-game unbeaten streak in league play thanks to Monday's 6-0 win at Hilltop.



Hilltop Lancers skate into winter break with undefeated record  Star-News

The CIF-Metro Conference's South County-based teams held rain make-up games the week of Dec. 18-21 at the Castle Park High School outdoor rink to coast ...



Roller hockey teams usher in new year with on-court fireworks, intrigue  Star-News

The turn of the calendar to 2019 has certainly been beneficial to the Eastlake High School roller hockey team. The Titans picked up three wins as teams returned ...



CIF soccer title not the first for former Hilltop coach  Star-News

Winning a San Diego Section championship was nothing new for West Hills High School boys soccer coach Russ Shubert. He first accomplished the feat by ...



Chula Vista native Linden wins Boston Marathon  The San Diego Union-Tribune

Desiree Linden, who was born in Chula Vista and went to Hilltop High, becomes first American woman since 1985 to win the Boston Marathon.



Barons top off Senior Night with 8-3 boys lacrosse victory  Star-News

Monday's Mesa League boys lacrosse game between the host Bonita Vista Barons and Hilltop Lancers had special meaning for the hosts. The Barons won, 8-3, ...



Sweetwater leaves Castle Park in the fog with a 1-0 girls soccer win  Star-News

It took three tries but the Sweetwater High School girls soccer team finally managed to defeat west side rival Castle Park. The teams met twice in the recent ...



Baron polo men overcome adversity due to lineup shuffle  Star-News

The Sweetwater Union High School District's fall break occurred smack dab in the middle of regular season play for the Metro Conference's collection of sports ...



Eastlake drops one but remains on top of Mesa League standings  Star-News

Both teams — the Eastlake Titans and Hilltop Lancers — carried one-game winning streaks into Tuesday's Mesa League baseball game at Hilltop High School.



Hilltop girls, Olympian boys swim teams post winning start to season  Star-News

Olympian High School sophomore Alicia Cota Arellano stole the show — and the scorecard — during the Eagles' Mesa League swim and dive dual meet ...



Students walk out of San Diego schools to protest gun violence  CBS 8 San Diego

SAN DIEGO (CNS/NEWS 8) - Students from about two dozen San Diego County schools walked out of class Friday for the second time in just over a month to ...



College acceptance surpasses once limited expectations  Star-News

After a year of SAT and ACT exams, financial aid workshops, college essays, applications, and a heavy senior course load, two Hilltop High School students will ...



Titans proving too hot to handle on roller hockey court  Star-News

Eastlake High School junior Braden Mayer elevated his game to a new level in Wednesday's non-league game against Cathedral Catholic and it paid off with a ...



Barons steal 29-23 win from Lancers after dramatic finish  Star-News

Hilltop High School head football coach Drew Westling had hoped last Friday's non-league game against Bonita Vista at Southwestern College would be his ...



South County teams showcased in CIF winter sports playoffs  Star-News

The Southwest High School boys basketball team and the Eastlake High School girls soccer team will be making repeat appearances in this year's San Diego ...



Nine Metro Conference teams remain alive for CIF titles  Star-News

Nine Metro Conference high school sports teams — four boys basketball teams, three girls soccer teams and two girls basketball teams — remain in contention ...



Hilltop softball tournament finals moved to April 28  Star-News

The finals of this year's Hilltop High School softball invitational tournament have been rescheduled for April 28. The tournament was originally set to end last ...



Mar Vista Defeats Chula Vista In Rain-Interrupted Game  Eagle & Times

The Mar Vista Mariners went to Chula Vista High School last Friday, Oct. 12, where they took on the Spartans. Prior to the beginning of the game, the varsity ...



Winter sports season has to be one for the record books  Star-News

Simply put, it was an amazing season for South County high school teams during the recently completed winter sports season. Players, coaches, administrators ...



Eastlake girls soccer team's title bid fall short  Star-News

The Eastlake High School girls soccer team has established a championship tradition in recent years with three San Diego Section divisional titles, including ...



Red Devils, Raiders, Cavaliers earn No. 1 CIF boys basketball playoff seeds  Star-News

The Sweetwater, Southwest and San Diego Academy high school boys basketball teams all have targets painted on their backs after receiving top seeds in their ...



Students remember beloved teachers killed in crash  CBS 8 San Diego

On Wednesday night, two beloved, South Bay teachers were remembered at Hilltop High School. Pamela and Henry Gutierrez were killed over the weekend in a ...



South County mat women dominate CIF girls wrestling finals  Star-News

It was a spectacular showing by South County participants at last weekend's eighth annual San Diego Section girls wrestling tournament at Sweetwater High ...



Whatever happened to Frank Fernandez?  The San Diego Union-Tribune

When Hilltop High School's Class of 1964 gathered for its 45th reunion at La Bella Pizza Garden in Chula Vista, talk eventually turned to Frank Fernandez.



Molina Strong Lineman Challenge puts big men in the spotlight  Star-News

Linemen are unquestionably the unsung heroes of any football team. Score a touchdown and fans point to the quarterback, running back or wide receiver and ...



Spartans top Matadors, are Metro's lone unbeaten prep football team  Star-News

The Chula Vista Spartans are carrying the banner as the Metro Conference's lone unbeaten high school football team following the opening two weeks of play.



Near and far: Titans, Mariners, Lancers post big prep football wins  Star-News

It is likely the biggest win to date recorded by a Metro Conference football team in the early going of the 2018 season, and Eastlake High School head coach ...



Red Devils, Raiders, Aztecs, Cougars, Eagles breeze to first-round CIF playoff victories  Star-News

Both the Sweetwater Red Devils and Southwest Raiders, who met last Friday to decide this year's South Bay League title, captured Wednesday's first-round San ...



Strong second half leads Bonita Vista past Hilltop in boys lacrosse  Star-News

Bonita Vista and Hilltop high schools have been longtime rivals in many sports, soccer prominently among them. The schools are starting to develop a rivalry in ...



Family feud pits father, daughter on opposite sides of the pitch  Star-News

Chula Vista native Victor Vargas has roots that run deep at Hilltop High School, his alma mater. He is also planting new roots at Castle Park High School where ...



Winter Sports Preview: Roller hockey season faces off at Castle Park High School outdoor rink  Star-News

Sweetwater Union High School District teams faced off the 2017-18 CIF-Metro Conference roller hockey season Thursday evening, Nov. 30, at the Castle Park ...



Eastlake swimmers expanding on their base, seek fast times to end season  Star-News

The Eastlake High School swim team remained undefeated in Mesa League play after sweeping a dual meet against Hilltop April 5 at the Las Palmas pool in ...



Local wrestling community mourns passing of iconic coach Jerry Matsumoto  Star-News

The 2016-17 high school wrestling season will face off without one of South County's iconic coaches. Jerry Matsumoto, who served as a head coach at Marian ...



Hilltop's golden boy Wagner returns to Super Bowl XXIX glory  Star-News

The National Football League is commemorating Super Bowl 50 with its NFL High School Honor Roll golden anniversary celebration. Every player and coach ...



Former high school roller hockey rivals now heating up the ice for SDSU Aztecs  Star-News

Aaron Mayer and Devyn Taras are certainly no strangers to anyone who has followed high school roller hockey in San Diego South County. They developed a ...



SuHi icon Laura Charles to be remembered at memorial service  Star-News

A memorial *service* will be held in the honor of longtime Sweetwater High School music and arts teacher Laura Charles on Saturday, March 10, at the First ...



The Untold Story Behind the Sweetwater Schools Scandal  Voice of San Diego

An investigation into the Sweetwater Union High School District superintendent eventually snowballed into a massive scandal that resulted in convictions for ...



San Diego County students participate in National School Walkout Day to protest gun violence  10News

Students from dozens of San Diego County schools joined a national movement and walked out of classes at 10 a.m..



Pursuit of second career leads to Brazilian martial arts academy  Star-News

When Ron Pizarro was laid off from his cyber security job at the Department of Defense it was a stressful time for him. Pizarro, 38, had supported his family of ...



Full of optimism, Jaguars football team gears up for conference play  Star-News

It's five down and five to go for the Southwestern College football team as the team comes off its midseason bye. The Jaguars currently possess a 4-1 record as ...



2015-16 Metro Conference winter sports honor roll announced  Star-News

The Metro Conference held its 2015-16 winter sports all-league awards ceremony Feb. 29 at Chula Vista High School's performing arts center. Student-athletes ...



Boys volleyball season heading to frantic close  Star-News

San Diego Section boys volleyball champions will be crowned in five playoff divisions during May. The Open Division will include eight teams while Division I, ...



Eastlake boys soccer team rides early success to 1-0 league start  Star-News

It's not easy playing on the uneven grass turf at Bonita Vista High School, and that might be one of the Barons' home field advantages when entertaining visiting ...



College football bowl game gets birds eye view  Star-News

South County high school football coaches Kurt Gritts and Gary Pugh both had a birds-eye view of the 40th annual San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl ...



And we thought the football season was finally over  Star-News

The high school and college football seasons are starting to become ridiculously long. Consider this: The San Diego Section championship finals took place Dec ...



Longtime football head coach Carl Parrick honored for dedication to high school athletics  Star-News

The mission statement of the High School Sports Association of San Diego is several-fold: It is to promote high standards of professional proficiency and ethics in ...



Eastlake tops Castle Park in early season inline hockey showdown  Star-News

The first big game between the CIF-Metro Conference's Mesa League roller hockey teams took place Tuesday, Dec. 12, at the Castle Park High School rink ...



Mustangs vs. Camaros at Cajon Classic Cruise car show  The East County Californian

A variety of different generation Mustangs and Camaros were on display at this week's Cajon Classic Cruise. This car show is held every week from April 23 until ...



Skateboarding pays off for Chula Vista resident  Star-News

Professional skateboarder and native Chula Vista resident Thomas Sandoval, 25, has become somewhat of a local celebrity as he moves on to the final round of ...



Give it a shot: Titans are Pam Wiser Classic champs again  Star-News

The fifth annual Bonita Optimist Pam Wiser Classic wrapped up on Monday with a full day of roller hockey at the Castle Park High School roller hockey rink.



Hilltop Lancers to field young girls volleyball squad  Star-News

The Hilltop Lancers finished in the middle of the pack in last year's competitive Mesa League girls volleyball championship race, ending the season with an ...



Ballard, Sandra M. Hummel | Obituaries | helenair.com  Helena Independent Record

Sandy went home with the Lord on January 1, 2017. Sandy was born March 3, 1943 in Washington, D.C. to Walter M. Hummel and Erma “Babe” Leyde Hummel.



Hilltop grad Latimore helps Team USA skate to silver medal  Star-News

The CIF-Metro Conference roller hockey circuit scored major prestige points when Hilltop High School alumnus Kekoa Latimore won a silver medal with the ...



Couple found dead in house fire identified  CBS 8 San Diego

CHULA VISTA (CBS 8) - Two elderly people were found dead inside a Chula Vista home that caught fire Friday morning. The elderly couple was identified as ...



Titans, Broncos still unbeaten in CIF-Metro roller hockey season  Star-News

Several milestones define the unbroken 18-year history of roller hockey as an official CIF-sanctioned sport within the Sweetwater Union High School District and ...



Two South Bay teachers die in freeway crash  fox5sandiego.com

Two teachers died in a crash on Interstate 10 east of Indio over the weekend, school officials confirmed Monday.



What You Need to Know About the South Bay Schools Merger  Voice of San Diego

Chula Vista Councilwoman Mary Salas, who is running for mayor, wants the Sweetwater Union High School District to merge with the Chula Vista Elementary ...



Bonita couple honored with community service award  Star-News

Bonita's Jeff and Julie Phair recently received the prestigious community *service* award from the High School Sports Association. The award was given to the ...



Hilltop, Olympian make a splash with wins in CIF girls water polo quarterfinal playoffs  Star-News

The picks have been made; now the pressure is on to produce. The Mar Vista and Hilltop high school girls water polo teams each received top seeds in their ...



Bonita Vista, Hilltop fall short in CIF division basketball finals  Star-News

What made the Bonita Vista High School girls basketball team's 62-54 loss to top-seeded Imperial in last Saturday's San Diego Section Division II championship ...



Mustang duo puts Otay Ranch on the state wrestling map  Star-News

The 2010-11 high school wrestling season was one of history-making proportions for the Otay Ranch Mustangs. Included were the east side Chula Vista ...



Chula Vista Rangers conduct own World Cup draw  Star-News

The City of Salford Schools F.A. under-15 boys soccer team kicked off its 20th anniversary tour with friendly matches against the host Chula Vista Rangers ...



Tom Waits - Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer, Drummer  Biography

Get more on the career of Grammy Award-winning recording artist Tom Waits and his rough-voiced musical adventures, at Biography.com.



No shortage of talent for Eastlake lacrosse team's vaunted Tommy Henderson Award  Star-News

The Eastlake High School boys lacrosse team will hold its annual awards banquet on Sunday, May 17. The team's coaching staff presents several awards each ...



San Diego's Meb Keflezighi Finishes In Eighth Place In Boston Marathon  KPBS

Meb Keflezighi of San Diego came up short Monday in his bid for a second straight Boston Marathon victory, while a former Chula Vista resident posted a strong ...



Progressive Activist Calendar for San Diego – March 9-19, 2018  OB Rag

By Doug Porter / San Diego Free Press Check out this week's Progressive Calendar listings below. Following those listings are upcoming events of national ...



Girls volleyball, boys water polo playoffs rewarding Metro teams  Star-News

The Bonita Vista High School girls tennis team helped kick off the San Diego Section's fall sports playoffs by winning the Division III team championship.



Dedicated mother found a place and a way of helping others  Star-News

For five years, Yudmila Guizar devotedly dropped off and picked up her son at Harborside Elementary School. Although she volunteered, it was occasional.



Bonita woman wins world championship for rowing on land  The San Diego Union-Tribune

Bonita woman wins age 60-64 world indoor rowing championship; Mayor Kevin Faulconer delivers his annual humor-laced Kev Talk; Record-breaking hug to be ...



Tom Waits, Chrissie Hynde, Alice Cooper, Mariah Carey on 2018 Songwriters Hall of Fame ballot  The San Diego Union-Tribune

The list of 2018 nominees for the Songwriters Hall of fame includes Tom Waits, Mariah Carey, Alice Cooper, Chriise Hynde, John Mellencamps and Alan ...



Tom Waits to receive prestigious PEN award  The San Diego Union-Tribune

The San Diego-bred troubadour and his wife, Kathleen Brennan, will be honored alongside John Prine.



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