Athletics Week of November 6-10

A Note of Gratitude from OLP Athletics
Thank you to all those who attended our Annual Golf and Tennis Tournament this past Monday at Loma Santa Fe Country Club. Your continued generosity and support of OLP Athletics is greatly appreciated. A special thank you to all of our student-athletes and their families who volunteered or donated items for prizes. Our team baskets were the talk of the tournament. All of you made this event a tremendous success! View Photos Here

Winter Sports Tryouts
Are you trying out for basketball, soccer or water polo this year? Tryouts begin November 13. Be prepared and refer to this page for information.

Save the Date: Fall Sports Recognition Night
All fall sports student-athletes and their families are invited to attend the Fall Sports Recognition Night on Thursday, November 16 at 6:30 pm in the Holy Family Event Center. This ceremony celebrates all fall sport teams: Cross Country, Golf, Tennis and Volleyball. More information to follow.

Official Student-Athlete Optional Gear
Stock up on your OLP gear! The next order deadline is Friday, November 17, 2017 at midnight. Please keep in mind that some orders can take 2-3 weeks while some can take up to 12 weeks. If you are planning to have these ready for winter or spring season, now is the time to place those on www.olpathletics.com!

Cross Country
Our runners had a fantastic meet at Morley on Thursday. They beat Patrick Henry by 3 points and almost every Pilot ran their season’s best time. Special shoutout to Alex Boren ‘21 for breaking 21 minutes and placing 8th overall in the meet. Chloe James ‘21, Claire Nowicki ‘21, Alex Hornick ‘20, Mariana Martinez ‘19, and Katya Cerny ‘19 led JV for great times as well.

Golf
This week, the Varsity team finished 3rd overall in CIF San Diego Section Division II. Catalin Yturralde ‘19 placed 4th overall. Brooke Ryback ‘21 and Catalin both qualify for Regionals happening next week. Best of luck, Pilots!

Tennis
The Varsity Pilots fell to San Marcos High School 8-10 in a close quarterfinals match last Friday. This week, they competed in Western League Individuals. Singles player Jolie Morgan ‘21 made it to the semifinals on Thursday, finishing in the top 4 of the Western League and qualifying for CIF individuals next week. Deniz Guzeldere ‘18 and Olivia Lewis ‘18 will play for the 5th spot to get to CIF individuals as a doubles team. Good luck, Pilots!

Volleyball
It has been an exciting week for Varsity Volleyball, who seeded #8 in Division I, placing them against the #9 seeded team, San Dieguito Academy, this past Wednesday. After losing the first two sets, the Pilots came back to win the next three sets, advancing them to the quarterfinals. They will be playing #1 seed Point Loma on Saturday, November 4 at Point Loma at 5:00 pm. The cost to get into the game will be $9 for adults and $6 for students and seniors (student is defined as anyone age 5 through age 18; senior is defined as anyone age 60 or over). Come out and cheer on the Pilots!

Happening Next Week

Monday, November 6

  • Varsity Tennis – CIF Individuals TBD

Tuesday, November 7

  • Varsity Tennis – CIF Individuals TBD/li>

Wednesday, November 8

  • Varsity Tennis – CIF Individuals TBD
  • OLP Middle School Volleyball Tournament @ OLP Event Center 3:30 pm
  • Varsity Volleyball @ CIF DI Semifinals TBD

Thursday, November 9

  • Varsity Golf – CIF Southern California Regionals Championships, Canyon Crest Country Club (Riverside, CA)
  • Cross Country – Eastern League Conference @ Morley Field 3:00 pm (early release 1:40 pm)
  • Varsity Tennis – CIF Individuals TBD
  • OLP Middle School Volleyball Tournament @ OLP Event Center 3:30 pm

Friday, November 10

  • Varsity Tennis – CIF Individuals TBD

Saturday, November 11

  • N/A