El Camino pulls off big upset

first_imgCross country Chadwick’s Kelly Owen covered the 3-mile Peninsula Course in 21 minutes, 21 seconds to lead defending CIF Division V champion Chadwick to a 30-34 nonleague win over defending L.A. City champion San Pedro. In the boys meet, San Pedro beat Chadwick, 28-41. Pablo Rosales won for San Pedro in 17:45. Girls golf Jenny Shin birdied her final hole and shot a 1-under-par 35 to lead Torrance (1-0, 1-0) to a 210-242 Ocean League victory over Beverly Hills at Rancho Park. In a nonleague match … From staff reports El Camino College rallied for a 21-30, 30-24, 31-29, 30-15 women’s volleyball win over visiting Golden West on Wednesday. Kerry O’Brien had 21 kills, and Lauren Simmons added 20 kills and 18 digs for El Camino (6-1, 3-1), ranked No. 6 in the state. Marcella Hernandez had nine kills and four blocks for El Camino. Golden West is ranked No. 2 in the state. “They were bigger and stronger, but you know the big ones don’t always win if you do the little things right,” El Camino coach LeValley Pattison said. North Torrance 232, South Torrance 254: Erika Matsushima shot a 4-over-par 40 and Kimi Wakamoto a 41 at Los Verdes to lift North (5-0) over South (2-3). South’s Shani Yokotake shot a 42. Girls tennis Campbell Hall edged visiting Palos Verdes on games, 81-57, after tying, 9-9, in a nonleague match. Palos Verdes (3-2) swept in doubles behind the teams of Alex Scotten-Tiffany Jue, Austin Ruth-Catherine Chen and Brooke Schweyer-Charlotte Newell, but the Sea Kings won just 13 games and were swept in singles. Campbell Hall is 5-0. Boys water polo Ryan McDonald scored five goals, but Torrance (7-4) lost an 11-8 nonleague decision at Lakewood (4-2). JC women’s soccer Vanessa Naba scored two goals and Cynthia Lozano added another as El Camino College posted a 3-0 nonconference win at Mt. San Jacinto (6-1). El Camino is 7-2-1.160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

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