CORSAIR FIELD — St. Monica’s football team will play its only Friday night home game today at Santa Monica College.

The 2-2 Mariners will host Pasadena Blair at 7 p.m. Blair enters the game 1-2 this season.

Playing home games at SMC’s Corsair Field was important for first-year head coach Adam Guerra when he began piecing together his schedule. He was able to secure three games at SMC with one at nearby Palisades High School and another at St. Bernard, the previous home of St. Monica football.

Pacifica Christian v-ball nabs top spot

Pacifica Christian’s girls’ volleyball team sits atop the CIF-Southern Section Division 4-A rankings, it was announced this week.

The Seawolves are 10-4 this season and are coming off a three-game sweep of Providence on Wednesday.

Next for Pacifica Christian is a Heritage League road game against Faith Baptist on Tuesday. The match begins at 4:30 p.m.

Pacifica Christian has previously defeated Santa Monica-based teams Crossroads and St. Monica.

Samohi looking for water polo coaches

Santa Monica High School head water polo coach Matthew Flanders is looking for a pair of coaches.

Flanders is on the hunt for a junior varsity girls’ water polo coach and an off-season boys’ coach.

The JV girls’ team position runs mid-November through February. There will also be three weekend tournaments.

The off-season boys’ gig also runs from mid-November through February. The position entails leading practices and overseeing the occasional tournament.

Interested parties are advised to contact Flanders via e-mail at

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