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Principal's Weekly Update #119

CIF Women’s Water Polo Champions 2013! – Congratulations to Women’s Water Polo and Coach Jeff Gorman, his assistants and our great athletes for Yorba Linda’s 1st Women’s Athletic CIF Championship. On Saturday, the Mustangs beat Pacifica’s Sea Dogs 5 – 2 to win the Division 6 CIF title. It was a great game and victory for our Lady Mustangs.
Congratulations to:
Brittany Amaya
Taylor Best
Casey Burke
Amy Catellano
Jessica Castellano
Kaylee Crandall
Burdette Forsch
Madison Hudak
Taylor Leach
Molly Pinkham
Colleen Smith
Rebecca Stephenson

Congratulations to Wrestling (again)
– and Brian Fortenbaugh, his athletes and assistant coaches for winning the CIF 2013 Wrestling Coastal Divisional Individual Championships the weekend of February 15th-16th -
Congratulations go out to:
Max Matles
*Chad Adams
Andrew Gomez
*Brandon Gee
Killian Gale
*Angel Ochoa
*Landon Myers
*Michael Lugo
Nathan Emry
Daniel Mashni
Michael Mashni
Hunter Priest
*Carlos Molina
Abe Ocho
The starred names qualified for the Masters Meet this past weekend. Our athletes did very well with Landon Myers qualifying for the State Championship this coming weekend!! Great job EVERYONE and good luck to Landon as he
heads to the State Tournament!

Both teams and their coaches will be recognized and honored at the next PYLUSD School Board Meeting on March 12, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the District Board Room.

More Good News
– Our Women’s Soccer team will compete in the CIF Semi-Finals tomorrow -Tuesday, against Bishop Ahmat in our stadium at 5:00 p.m. Great job Lady Mustangs and Good Luck Tuesday!

WASC – As we approach our March 17th visitation from WASC, a quick reminder for all staff members:
Goal #1 - Yorba Linda High School recognizes a need to increase achievement in written conventions and writing strategies for all students.
Goal #2 - Yorba Linda High School recognizes a need to close the achievement gap for all students who are not achieving proficiency in all curricular areas through a system of targeted interventions.
Goal #3 - Yorba Linda High School recognizes a need to increase academic achievement for students enrolled in lower level math courses such as Algebra 1A and 1B, and Algebra.

Thought for the Week
“Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that
you are capable of becoming.” John Wooden

Yorba Linda High School – Meeting/Activity Schedule
Week of February 25 – March 2, 2013

Monday, February 25
M V Lacrosse vs. Irvine 6:00 Home
M V Golf vs. Servite 3:00 Western Hills GC

Tuesday, February 26
CIF Women’s Soccer vs. Bishop Amat 5:00 Home
JV & V Softball @ El Dorado 3:15 El Dorado HS
JV & V Baseball vs. El Dorado 3:00 Home
M JV & V Tennis vs. Fountain Valley V 3:00 Home
JV 3:00 Fountain Valley HS
M JV & V Golf V vs. Servite 3:00 Western Hills GC
JV vs. Canyon TBD Anaheim Hills GC

Wednesday, February 27
M V Lacrosse vs. Woodbridge 6:00 Home
M JV & V Tennis vs. Orange Lutheran V 3:00 Orange Lutheran HS
JV 3:00 Home
M JV & V Golf vs. Orange Lutheran 3:00 Black Gold GC
M F/S Golf vs. Servite 3:00 Fullerton GC

Thursday, February 28
W JV & V Lacrosse @ Tesoro 5:30/7:00 Tesoro HS
M JV & V Volleyball vs. El Dorado 3:15/4:30 El Dorado HS
JV & V Track vs. Northwood & Esperanza 4:00 Home
M V Golf vs. Canyon 3:00 Anaheim Hills GC
M JV & V Tennis vs. Sunny Hills V 3:00 Home
JV 3:00 Sunny Hills HS

Friday, March 1
M JV & V Lacrosse vs. Esperanza 5:00/7:00 Shapell Stadium
M JV & V Volleyball @ Canyon 3:15/4:30 Canyon HS

Saturday, March 2
W V Lacrosse @ Rose Bowl Tournament TBD Rose Bowl
V Softball @ Brea Tournament TBA Brea/YLHS(home)
W JV & V Swim @ Villa Park Relays 9:00 Villa Park HS

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