Parker Sports Wrap for the Week of Oct. 3-7


On Friday, October 7, the Lancers travelled to Carlsbad where they defeated Army-Navy 42-35 in overtime.  The Lancers was down 21-0 at the half before rallying to score 35 second half points to send the game into overtime.  Quarterback Ryan Sanborn had his best game of the season, completing 16 of 34 pass attempts for 266 yards and 2 TD’s.  Ryan Zupkas continued to carry the load on the ground with 25 rush attempts for 88 yards and 4 TD’s.  Jonathan Gordon had 11 receptions for 165 yards and a touchdown.  Jack Sachrison had two receptions for 61 yards and touchdown.  On the season, he is averaging nearly 24 yards a catch.

On defense, Cam Miller led the defense with 11 tackles and a sack.  Freshman, Sam Camposeco finished with 6 tackles and 2 sacks for a negative 27 yards.  Sophomore, Noah Schneider had two interceptions and freshman, Jake Farmer had a fumble recovery.  Ryan Sanborn’s 6 kickoffs were into the endzone.

The Lancers will travel to LJCD on Friday, October 14.  Game time is 7pm.

Football team at their recent visit to the Lower School

Girls Golf

Our golf team won their 10th straight match on Thursday, October 4 against LJCD.  The Lancers had a team score of 213 which was 23 strokes better than their previous low team score.  The low score medalist was Brooke Seay who shot a three under par 33 on the Riverwalk Friars course.  Following her was sophomore, Caroline Garay, who finished with a 40. Next was Madison Parker who shot two strokes better than her previous season best.  Emma Buechler and Ana Russell also contributed to the Lancers Victory.

The Lancers will be back in action on Thursday, October 13, against Bishops, at Riverwalk

Girls Tennis

Our tennis team played two maatches last week.  On Tuesday, October 4, the Lancers travelled to the Bobby Riggs Tennis Center where they defeated Pacific Ridge 10-8.  Our number one singles player, Olia Javidi won two set 6-2 and 6-3.  In doubles action, the Lancers won eight of nine possible sets.  Our doubles team of Avi Anklesaria/Caitlin Rowlings and Neusha Kharrati/Samantha Clarke each won all three of their sets.  Danica Du/Amanda Wasserman won two of their three sets by the scores of 6-4,6-1.

On Thursday the Lancers lost to Bishops, 7-11,  at the San Diego Tennis and Racquet Club.  Olia Javidi was again dominant in singles play winning all three of her sets by the scores of 6-2,6-0, 6-1.  In doubles, Avi Anklesaria/Caitlyn Rowlings won two of their three sets by the scores of 6-4 and 6-3.  

Girls Volleyball

Our volleyball team played just one match last week, a 18-25,19-25,25-20,25-21,15-7 exciting five game victory over Pacific Ridge.  Sophia Galdamez led the team with 19 kills and 19 digs.  Maggie Oswald finished the match with 17 kills and setter, Hannah Blood had 51 assists.  Bea Thomas blew open games four and five with her lethal serving.  The Lancers have won 6 straight matches.

The Lancers will travel to Tri-City Christian on Monday, October 10.

Girls volleyball after winning the Silver Division Championships at the Scripps Ranch Tourney

Boys Sand Volleyball

The Lancers lost the Eastlake on Thursday, October 6, at Ocean Beach.  Every match was close, but unfortunately the Lancers couldn’t quite pull it off.  Matt Zeko/Bijan Sagart won their match in convincing style.  Also playing solid in his return to one of our varsity teams was Borna Nazari.  The Lancers will return to action on Tuesday, October 11, against Torrey Pines, at OB.

Matt Zeko and Bijan Sagart

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Francis Parker School is a private, independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school for students in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12 from across San Diego County. Founded in 1912, the Lower School is located on the Mission Hills Campus with the Upper and Middle Schools on the Linda Vista Campus. Parker's mission is to inspire a diverse community of independent thinkers whose academic excellence, global perspective and strength of character prepare them to make a meaningful difference in the world.

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4201 Randolph Street
San Diego, CA 92103

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San Diego, CA 92111
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