2010-02-25

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Calabasas hits road block in boys’ basketball

Harvard-Westlake big man stops the Coyotes

Jordan Coleman and the Coyotes dashed around the court like Captain America and the Avengers in sneakers. Coleman dazzled with an array of nifty baskets, including an upand-under layup, a dribble-drive floater, a fade-away jumper and a two-handed slam dunk. His teammates shared the ball on offense and scrapped on defense. But the good times came to a screeching halt. […]

Soccer team bows out



The Viewpoint High School boys’ soccer team saw its season end with a 2-1 defeat at Marantha on Tuesday in the second round of the CIF-Southern Section Division 6 playoffs. Yesterday, several local teams in girls’ basketball, girls’ soccer and girls’ water polo found playoff action. The Agoura girls’ hoops team entered Wednesday’s game at Arlington undefeated. The winner of […]

High school lacrosse teams gain credibility by switching from club status to CIF



As a head coach, Tyler Gilbert sees the excitement surrounding lacrosse and the game growing in popularity. “It’s fast-paced,” says the Agoura High School lacrosse coach. “It’s exciting, and I think what draws people to it is it combines a lot of the elements of other sports. You have the speed and grace of soccer and basketball, ball movement like […]

Schillinger publishes book on autism



Mary Schillinger, assistant superintendent for Las Virgenes Unified School District, has written a book on autism that covers many aspects of school programs for autistic students. Autism is a brain disorder that often affects a child’s ability to communicate and develop relationships with people. Schillinger said the seeds to write “The Administrator’s Guide to Building and Maintaining a Comprehensive Autism […]

High School Highlights



Agoura Chargers Fri., Feb. 26: CSF applications due Comedy Sportz/G building/7 p.m. Sat., Feb. 27: Mock SAT/A-1/ 8:45 a.m. Dance marathon/G building/ 11 a.m. Mon., March 1: Late AP sales (through Fri., March 5)/AAC Music booster meeting/J-3/7 p.m. Tues., March 2: TAB meeting/ faculty dining room/7 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Feb. 26: Community service award applications due for grade nine […]

Honor roll

Acorn Bits

•Travis Metzger of Hidden Hills made the fall 2009 dean’s list at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. Metzger is a freshman majoring in aerospace engineering. •Sasha Stillman, a sophomore from Calabasas, was named to the Seaver College dean’s list at Pepperdine University for the 2009 fall semester.Seaver College is the undergraduate school for the Malibu campus.

Sheriff’s Blotter



Agoura Hills A male, 19, was arrested for rape and lewd or lascivious act with a child under the age of 14 at 9:50 a.m. Feb. 18 at Kanan Road and Thousand Oaks Boulevard. The crime allegedly occurred on Feb. 11 in the 200 block of Sandberg Street in Thousand Oaks. Oak Park A home burglary occurred between Feb. 12 […]

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