Sports

Last week’s top performers

Zach Charbonnet, RB, Oaks Christian: The Michigan man rumbled for 160 yards and two TDs, and he also snared an interception in a rout of Edison. Michael Holcomb, WR/LB, Oak Park: The junior had nine receptions for 131 yards and one TD, and he led the Eagles with nine tackles on defense in road loss to Righetti. QB Cam Fouts […]

JSerra Lions (1-0) vs. Calabasas Coyotes (0-0)

— Friday, 7 p.m. at Calabasas High School —



First impressions matter. Nobody wants to be caught with chunks of buffalo burger between bicuspids on a first date with Rihanna. Don’t worry, the Coyotes are brushing and flossing twice daily. They want to make a memorable first impression in first-year Calabasas head coach Chris Claiborne’s debut when Trinity League juggernaut JSerra Catholic of San Juan Capistrano cruises down Mulholland […]

The Acorn Power Poll, Week 1

1. Oaks Christian (1-0) Lions secure top-ranking by defeating Chaminade, 31-13, avenge last year’s blowout loss. 2. Westlake (1-0) Warriors move up one spot from our preseason Power Poll. Great games from athlete Jason Heller and QB Marco Siderman. 3. Calabasas (0-0) Coyotes open season Friday at home against JSerra. Calabasas has offensive playmakers, but linemen must dominate the line […]

Weekend schedule

Agoura vs. Saugus at College of the Canyons Friday, 7:30 p.m. Oak Park at Righetti Friday, 7 p.m. Westlake at Mission Hills Friday, 7 p.m. Edison at Oaks Christian Friday, 7 p.m.

Standings

Last week’s top performers

Jason Heller, WR, Westlake: The Warrior scored four touchdowns while racking up 205 receiving yards against Sierra Canyon. Trent Butler, QB, Agoura: In his first varsity start, Butler threw for 217 yards, two touchdowns and notched a win vs. Channel Islands. Jackson Messick, CB, Agoura: The senior snared an interception and deflected two passes. Editor’s note: Coaches, please upload stats […]

Week 0 scores

• Oaks Christian 31 Chaminade 13 • Westlake 35 Sierra Canyon 30 • Agoura 30 Channel Islands 25 • Peninsula 42 Oak Park 21 • Fillmore 49 Viewpoint 22 • Camarillo 51 Rio Mesa 7

The stars have aligned

Five seniors and special rookie class intend to lead Lions to glory on greens



The stars have aligned for Oaks Christian High’s girls’ golf team. Five seniors, including co-captains Gabriella Gonzalez and Alana Deluccia, return from last year’s squad that narrowly missed advancing past the CIF-Southern Section Northern Division Team Championship round. The Lions also welcomed three talented freshmen, Charissa Shang, Catherine Rao and Eden Tan, all of whom are Toyota Tour Cup players. […]

Start the bus

Cal Lutheran, Moorpark College prepare for season



Football teams at Cal Lutheran and Moorpark College will meet in the preseason. The Acorn’s local college football teams will scrimmage each other at 7 tonight at Moorpark College. The teams will engage in special teams plays, take turns running scripted series and play one or two quarters of simulated live action. “It’s good competition, and it’s fun, too,” said […]

Go pro, bro

Acorn stars still burn bright in NFL, Canadian circuits



High school football season is around the corner. Gridiron fans should be excited to see the local prep athletes in action: They could be getting an early glimpse at some future professional stars. Acorn country has a horde of former local prep standouts competing in the NFL and the Canadian Football League. Cassius Marsh, a defensive end who graduated from […]


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