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By Steve Breazeale

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Softball Blanked by Yucaipa in CIF Second Round

The Dana Hills softball team could not muster up enough runs on the road in a 3-0 loss to Yucaipa in the second round of the CIF-SS Division 2 Championships, which ended their season.

The Dolphins (19-6) sent their ace Lindsey Cassidy to the circle in the matchup. The senior pitched her way to a victory over Mayfair two days earlier in the first round, and pitched well against Yucaipa. Cassidy went six innings, allowing two earned runs on four hits while striking out six. The Dolphins had two errors in the contest.

At the plate, the Dolphins tallied four hits but failed to answer when Yucaipa scored one in the bottom of the fifth and added two more in the bottom of the sixth. –Steve Breazeale

Feagler Advances to State Golf Regional

Sophomore Clay Feagler has been on a hot streak for much of the 2014 golf season.

Feagler was an integral part in the Dolphins run to a South Coast League title and a fifth-place finish at the CIF Southern Division Team Championships. He won the CIF Southern Division Individual Championship and following a round of 75 (+4) at the CIF-SS Individual Championships, Feagler will look to keep his hot streak going for another tournament.

Feagler finished in a tied for eighth-place at the elite event, which featured the top golfers from the entire southern section. The finish qualifies him to compete in the CIF/SCGA State Regional at Brookside Golf Club in Pasadena on June 2. –SB

Dolphins Track and Field in Action at CIF Finals

A wide mix of Dana Hills track and field athletes found success at the CIF-SS Division 1 Championships on May 24 at Cerritos College. Several of the athletes and relay teams will now advance to the CIF Masters Meet on May 30.

The girls team got contributions from their relay teams and field event athletes to collect 19.5 total points, good for an eighth-place finish.

The girls 4×400-meter relay team finished second with a time of 3:50.27. The team consists of juniors Kimiko Tanaka and Hollis Donovan, along with seniors Chloe Deol and Brenna McNulty.

Senior Michaela King finished third in the 300 hurdles with a time of 44.18.

Claire Kao easily bested her prelims height (10-09) in the pole vault in the finals, clearing the 11-3 mark for a third-place finish.

The boys team racked up a total of 19 points to finish 12th overall.

Sophomore distance runner Jake Ogden had a strong day at the finals, finished second in the 1,600 (4:11.15) and third in the 3,200 (9:09.81).

Senior Nick Van Vilet placed fifth in the 400 with a time of 48.76.

The boys 4×100 relay team finished eighth, posting a time of 44.19. The team includes sophomores Charlie Kappes and Kristian Krause and seniors Justin Hunter and Nick Van Vilet. –SB

 

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