Santa Margarita had more to lose going into the game than Servite did. It was Senior Night at SM, and all of the players’ parents were there to honor the boys in their long year and season. SM needed a win to guarantee playoff birth. But all of this only served as motivation for the Eagles. After the touching opening ceremony with the parents and the players, both teams took the…Continue
Added by Trevor Faye on May 15, 2013 at 8:30pm — No Comments
On Wednesday the Lady Eagles lacrosse team took on Tesoro on the fields of SMCHS. What started out for SM as a game of caution against a believed-to-be superior opponent quickly became a devastating slaughter-fest laden with despair. Bella Mariles was among Tesoro’s first scorers and contributed to the dampening of SM’s mood early on…Continue
Added by Trevor Faye on March 20, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments
When they came to the end of regular season no one expected the Santa Margarita boy’s basketball team to make it to the second round, let alone the CIF Championships. Their first win took many people by surprise when they blew out Century High 59-29, and their post-season success continued from there. The Eagles took out three more playoff opponents before arriving at the gates of…Continue
Added by Trevor Faye on February 28, 2013 at 11:30pm — No Comments
As far as close games go, the one played by the SM girls’ varsity soccer team last night against JSerra was definitely of the “on-the-edge-of-your-seat” variety. The Lady Eagles hit the ground running in their 2-1 victory with a quick goal against JSerra barely two minutes into the first half. JSerra definitely wouldn't be going down without a fight, however, and responded with a…Continue
Added by Trevor Faye on February 5, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Santa Margarita took out an early lead over El Toro on Friday night, ending the first quarter 7 to 0. This early lead was made despite the Eagles’ inability to get on solid ground in the first half. Multiple incomplete passes limited SM’s points to 10 in the first 24 minutes of play, while El Toro’s good throw-n-go game allowed them to make up for lost ground quickly, scoring a…Continue
Added by Trevor Faye on November 10, 2012 at 4:10pm — No Comments
By Trevor Faye - Santa Margarita HS student
Friday night’s game wasn’t so much a game for Santa Margarita as it was a scrimmage.
After Carson kicked off, the Eagles wasted no time moving down the field and scoring their first TD barely four minutes into the game. The scoring drive was the first of many for the Eagles, who set a school record with 610 total yards in a 72-0 rout of Carson.
“The O-line played solid tonight," Santa Margarita center Dane Crane…