Kemi Dijkstra scored three goals in the second period on Wednesday and Tori Bray added three straight in the third as SBCC rallied past Ventura 15-12 in its women’s water polo home opener and WSC opener at San Marcos High.
SBCC’s Tiffany Costello was selected as female Athlete of the Week by the Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table for the week of Aug. 28 to Sept. 3. The freshman from Coto de Caza received her award at Monday’s Round Table press luncheon at Harry’s Plaza Café.
Katherine Sheehy scored in the third minute on Friday night and SBCC added two goals in the last three minutes to blank San Bernardino Valley 3-0 in a showdown between two of the state’s top-ranked women’s soccer teams.
Lexi Rond scored four goals and made three steals in each game on Friday, leading SBCC to a pair of women’s water polo victories in the season-opening Central Coast Invitational at Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo.
Hannah Cantrell and Chase Creedon, a pair of players on last year’s SBCC women’s volleyball team, will continue their careers at Cal Lutheran in Thousand Oaks and the University of the Pacific in Stockton.
Vanessa Watkins carded a 1-over 73 on Saturday and Elly Carlson and Stephanie Farouze added 75s as SBCC captured its third straight Desert Classic women’s golf title at Tahquitz Creek Resort in Palm Springs.