Young runners off to a speedy start

Patrick Cusick

October 15, 2007

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The Olympian's Cross Country team is competing with nationally ranked NCAA teams with strength and endurance. On Sept. 15, the team, currently ranked 4th in the state, traveled to San Diego State University where they competed...

Mesa Sports Calendar for October

October 15, 2007

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Oct. 17 Men's Soccer at Southwestern College, 3:15 P.M. Women's Soccer vs. Mira Costa College, 3:15 P.M. Women's Volleyball vs. Grossmont College, 6 P.M. Oct. 18 Men's Water Polo at *Grossmont College, 1:15 P.M. Women's Water...

Featured Athletes for the month of October

Patrick Cusick

October 15, 2007

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For the month of October Melanie DeSalvo and Elizabeth Diaz have combined for 5 goals and 1 assist. The two returning sophomores were one-two in scoring last year for the Olympians and look to continue it this year. DeSalvo with...

Young team looks to make a statement

Patrick Cusick

October 1, 2007

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Only three games into the season, and the Olympian football team has already matched their win total from last year. "Every time a new season starts, [the team] is optimistic," Head Coach Matt Kofler said. "Those games were necessary...

2007 Olympian Men’s Soccer Preview

Patrick Cusick

October 1, 2007

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Head Coach: Abdelghani Toumi Years as mesa head coach: 6th season Last year's record: 5-13-4 This year's record: 2-6-1 Key Returnees: Kasra Sarabakhsh, Zack McPheeters, Claudio Venenzetti, Tommy Neri, Ali Homa Younfar,...

Olympian swimmers and divers make a splash at state meet

Steve Trader

May 28, 2007

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The Mesa swimming and diving team has become pretty accustomed to attending the California State Championships over the years, and this year they once again found themselves in familiar territory. On the women's side, state finalist...

Two men advance toward state as tennis season ends

Steve Trader

May 7, 2007

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The men's tennis season is over for all but two Mesa athletes, both of whom have earned a spot in the upcoming So Cal regional tournament. James Van Hess, in his first season, won his way through the singles division and into...

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