Game Recap – Dana Hills 02/27/14
Newport Harbor 9 – Dana Hills 8 (Scrimmage)
Seven different Sailors found the back of the cage in Newport Harbor’s victory over Dana Hills. Rylie Siegfried opened scoring off a drive with a needle-threading shot and finished a second on a towering quick-stick. Sammy Whitney also scored two—one off a perfect 25-yard feed through two Dolphin defenders from Alex Palmer. Jenna Nulty scooped three ground balls and the NHHS defense helped Cailynn Smethurst to a ten-save night. For Newport Harbor, it was an auspicious pre-season showing.
Newport Harbor 14 – Dana Hills 5 (Scrimmage)
In a warm up prior to Tuesdays upcoming season opener, The Junior Varsity Sailors played under the lights at Dana Hills, as the team powered past their opponent with a decisive 14-5 Victory.
The squad showed strong speed, passing and ground ball control during the entire game. Nine Sailors found the back of the net to add to the victory, including Caitlin Dwyer who led the team with seven shots on goal and 5 scores, one on a perfect 20 yard pass from Hannah Clark-Nixon.
Sarah Farley had a strong all-around game with one goal on three shots. Jessica Woodruff led the team on Draw Control with five and Nicole Newman dug out four ground balls. Both Hannah Sanders and Sophia Martinez played solid games in goal only allowing five goals on nine shots. It was a great win for the Sailors!