Archive for 'soccer'

Football makes room for soccer at LCA

Posted on 16. Nov, 2017 by .

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By Garrett Lahood, LCA sophomore – Lighthouse has always been a football school. Its senior pastor played NFL, its former principal was a four-time league champion at Dartmouth University. Now, Lighthouse Christian Academy is also a soccer school. Soccer was late-add in its sports program, and the football¬†buffs told students to play it “to stay more »

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Second straight qualification for playoffs for LCA soccer in 2017

Posted on 16. Feb, 2017 by .

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By Michael Ashcraft – For the second straight year, Lighthouse Christian Academy entered soccer playoffs — a decided break from a long past of never making post-season play. But the Saints mechanics ran rough on Feb. 15 against delToledo High School, which dismissed LCA with a resounding 0-6 defeat. For about a week, Lighthouse players more »

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Now he’s landing goals instead of punches

Posted on 09. Feb, 2017 by .

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His shots went high and wide. Junior Abraham Morales, who showed plenty of speed and skill, couldn’t put the ball into the net to save his life. Then in the second half of the season, things suddenly came into focus for old blurry-shooter. He nailed a shot against Westmark from the left flank. And on more »

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Good thing he’s fidgety: how extra energy helped on the soccer field

Posted on 23. Jan, 2017 by .

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Often, Brandon Montes overflows fidgety energy in the classroom. He’s drumming on the desk, snapping fingers, sneering at classmates across the room, clowning around. Believe it or not, through it all he’s paying attention too. On Thursday of last week’s extraordinary week of soccer, Brandon was paying attention and put his gush of energy to more »

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Energy beat technical ability as LCA overcomes Newbury

Posted on 19. Jan, 2017 by .

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By Michael Ashcraft The Saints wore down last year’s league champs with some pitbullish defending and electric running. Newbury Park showed technical superiority and greater speed for the first 20 minutes but could not break the deadlock bolt on the Lighthouse Christian Academy defense for high school soccer. Sophomore goalie Justin Berry leaped like Superman more »

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