Parker Sports Wrap for the Week of January 9 - 14

Girls Soccer

Our Girls Soccer team is 7-4-4 after their one game last week, a 4-0 loss to highly ranked Cathedral Catholic.  The Lancers were down 1-0 at halftime, but the Dons pulled away in the second half.  The Lancers will be back in action when they host Escondido Charter on Wednesday, January 18, at 6pm.

Boys Soccer

Our boys team is 6-3-2 after their two games last week.  On Monday, January 8, the Lancers traveled to LJCD where they defeated the Torreys, 6-0. Santiago Morera “torched the net” for three goals.  Also scoring were Aiden Scudder, Alex Goskowicz, and Anush Birdjandi.  Goalkeepers, Ben Krongard and Tyler Dunne combined for the shutout victory.  

On Thursday, the Lancers lost a hard fought game, 1-0, to Bishops.  The lone Knight goal came on a penalty kick.  The Lancers had plenty of opportunities, but could not find the back of the net.  Ryan Watson and Thomas Mann stood out with their fine play.

The Lancers will travel to the San Diego Jewish Academy for a 3:30pm game on Wednesday, January 18.

Boys Basketball

Our Boys Basketball team is 10-4 after their 51-31 loss at Bishops on Friday, January 13.  A large contingent of Parker faithful saw the Lancers lead 14-11 at the end of the first quarter.  Alec White who has been instrumental in the Lancers early season success, picked up his third foul early in the second quarter.  The Knights proceeded to outscore the Lancers 15-4 and took a 26-18 lead at the half.  Unfortunately, Matt Brady, was injured early in the third quarter and the Knights pulled away for the victory.

Jack Brady went 3 for 5 from behind the three point line and ended up with 13 points. Jacob Jovien finished with 6 points, 6 rebounds, and 3 assists.  Alec White had a team leading 8 rebounds.

The Lancers will host #7 ranked LJCD on Friday, January 20, at 7:30pm, on Hillgren Court.

Girls Basketball

Our girls team has a record of 8-3.  They did not play last week.  The will be back in action, on Monday, January 16, at 2:00pm, against Grossmont, at Horizon.  Go Lancers!

Our Parker Sailing team competed at the Rose Bowl Regatta in Long Beach on Saturday, January 7 and Sunday, January 8.  Though conditions were light, competition was intense and Parker had asolid result: 4th overall out of 31 teams, with one of our teamsfinishing first in B Division!  Sailing in this event were: Cole Harris ('18)/Annabelle Huyard ('20); Sam Merson/Maddy McGrath (both 2018); Jack Joslin/Allison Silverstein (both 2018); Cameron Cage/Kat Crosby (both 2020); and heavy air alternate Jordan Ryan.

Lancer Fleet heading out at the recent Rose Bowl Regatta.

Other Sports News

Three Lancer teams were recently honored as the Fall CIF Academic Team Champions for the Metro Region.  Congratulations to Football 3.49, Girls Golf 3.78, and Boys Cross Country 3.77 for having the highest team GPA in the city.  Jack Sachrison, Anna Russell, and Jeremy McCulloch were honored as Section Scholars.  
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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