SAMOHI — Santa Monica High School’s soccer program placed two players on the All-CIF-Southern Section team, it was announced on Tuesday.
The girls’ team was represented by senior mid-fielder Julia Glanz, who was named to the Division 4 team. She has signed to play soccer for the University of Arizona next year. She helped lead the Vikings to the second round of the playoffs this year.
Senior mid-fielder Trevor Kovacs was named to the Division 4 team on the boys side. The boys’ team advanced to the quarter-finals where they fell to Oak Hills, 4-0. The Vikings entered the playoffs as the No. 1 seed in CIF-SS D-4.
Crossroads’ Tenzer makes CIF-SS team
Senior goalkeeper Jake Tenzer was named to the All-CIF-SS Division 6 team.
Crossroads was eliminated from the playoffs in the semi-finals.
Samohi softball ranked No. 5
Despite beginning the season 1-6, the Samohi Vikings have remained in the CIF-SS Division 4 top 10.
The Vikings entered the season ranked No. 1 in the division, but have slipped to the fifth spot in the most recent poll released on Monday.
The Vikings, the defending CIF-SS Division 4 champions, will take the field next against Downey on the road on Thursday. The game is scheduled to begin at 3:15 p.m.
St. Monica in D-5 top 10
St. Monica’s softball team has earned a No. 6 ranking in the latest CIF-SS Division 5 poll.
Next for the Mariners is a non-league game at Culver City on Friday. The game is scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m.