Bishop Diego sophomore Eliana Urzua was honored as the girls volleyball MVP in the Tri-Valley League.

Her all-around play led the Cardinals to the league title with a 9-1 record.

Bishop Diego senior libero Emma Coglizer was selected to the All-TVL first team.

Junior Melanie Davidson and freshman Oyin Opawumi of Cate also made the team.

The second team includes junior setter Sage Thorne-Thompson and senior outside hitter Mia Bazzani of Bishop Diego and senior Gigi Geyer of Cate.

Honorable Mention—Bishop Diego: Abby Garcia (11), Avi Gordon (11), Vivi Klentner (10)

Cate: Emerson Evans (9), Ava Bracher (12), Fallon Erickson (9).


Senior middle Lola Hall of league champion Laguna Blanca was named the Frontier League volleyball MVP.

Junior Sarah Woodhouse and senior Jacqueline Richardson were honored as first-team selections for the Owls.

Laguna’s Natalie Bianchi (11) and Danica Rux (10) were picked to the second team, and Fiona Hernandez (12) and Ginger Finney (9) were honorable mention.


Four Laguna Blanca players made the All-Frontier League first team in 8-man football. They are sophomore defensive lineman Carson Stewart, junior receiver Gabriel Lea, freshman linebacker Carter Plowman and junior defensive back Cole Sharpton.

The Owls on the second team are junior linebacker James Couvillion and senior linebacker Michael Wang.

The honorable mention choices from Laguna Blanca are Mason Siegel (10), Spencer Hlavaty (11) and Dylan Comis (10).

The league MVP was Riley Powell of Villanova. Jason Valenzuela of Santa Clara was the Offensive Player of the Year and Gavin Day of Villanova the Defensive Player of the Year.


Bishop Diego senior goalie Regan Adams and seniors Wade Nieman and Cyrus Symmington of Cate earned first-team honors on the All-TVL water polo team.

The second team includes Cate junior Remy Minis and senior goalie Emmet Mack, and Bishop Diego senior Paul Zoltoski and junior Noah Peterson.

Seniors Austin Carty and Caprisabel Aquistapace of Bishop were honorable mention choices. With no girls team at the school, Aquistapace played on boys’ squad for the Cardinals.

The Cate honorable mention players are sophomore Phil Stephenson and senior Brian Payne.

The league MVP was Eros Brunel of Malibu.

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Barry Punzal, Sports Editor

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