Picture of the Week
Camilla Tamburini (left) hits over a Santa Barbara blocker in the Charger win over the Dons in girl volleyball. Mikala Triplett (right) helped the Chargers girls tennis team gain a share of its first Channel League championship since 1984. (Photos Courtesy of Noozhawk.com)
Athletic Department Announcements
DP Athletic Booster Online Sign-up:
–Girls Basketball:November 3rd at 3:30pm in the Gym
–Wrestling: November 7th at 3pm in the DP Wrestling Room
–Girls Soccer:Thursday Oct 27 & Friday Oct 28 4:30-6:30pm on lower soccer field.
–Girls Water Polo: October 18th at 3pm in DP Pool
–Boys Basketball: Saturday Nov 5th Varsity 8-10 am, JV/Fr 10-12 & Monday Nov 7th Varsity 4-6pm JV/Fr 6-8pm & Tuesday November 8 Frosh 6-8pm in the Gym–
Dos Pueblos 50th Anniversary Celebration: Tickets are now on sale for DP’s 50th Anniversary Celebration and Gala Fundraiser! We are host several events to commemorate the 50th Anniversary.
- Dos Pueblos Foundation 50th Anniversary Celebration Gala Fundraiser and Hall of Fame Induction: Saturday, October 22 – 5:30-10pm at Glen Annie Golf Course
- Pre-Homecoming Game Mexican Fiesta Dinner: Friday, Oct 21 – 3:00-5:30 open to everyone (presale only)
- Homecoming Game Ticket: Dos Pueblos vs. Santa Barbara: Friday, Oct 21 6:00-10:00pm (Parade of Homecoming Queens and Kings through the decades starts at 6:00pm; Kickoff is at 7pm).
Wrestling Fundraiser at Habit: Go to the La Cumbre Plaza Habit Hamburger Grill on October 26th between 5-8:30pm and a portion of your bill goes back to the Dos Pueblos wrestling team. No flyer needed. Just say you are supporting DP wrestling.
Charger Outstanding Performances
Dos Pueblos needed a big third round to get past an upset-minded Santa Barbara High girls tennis team and stay on course for a share of the Channel League title head 7-5, the Chargers won five of the last six sets to take a 12-6 victory on their courts and improve to 5-1 in league and 7-2 overall. A victory on Thursday at Buena will make them co-champions with San Marcos. Janice Tsai scored the clinching point for DP, giving her a 3-0 sweep in singles. Katie Yang and Mikala Triplett both swept their three sets, as the Chargers lost only six games in singles.
With a 15-3 rout of Buena on Thursday, Dos Pueblos girls tennis clinched a share of the Channel League title with San Marcos. The last time the Chargers won or shared the Channel League title was in 1984 under legendary coach Cathy Sanford. Dos Pueblos was a perfect 9-0 in doubles and went 6-3 in singles against the Bulldogs. Chargers No. 1 player Mikala Triplett played a long, intense set against Colbey Shae Emery and came up short, 7-6 With the win, the Chargers improved to 8-2 and 7-1 Channel League play. The league individual tournament begins Monday at Buena. The first round of singles begins at 2:15.
Freshman Mikala Triplett won the only singles set for Dos Pueblos in a non-league match against CIF-Southern Section Division 1 power Mira Costa on Saturday. The Mustangs took the match, 15-3, won a windy Saturday. In doubles, Katie Yang and Hannah Kleidermacher won a set and Rose Hillebrandt-Lucy Golden took the other.