CUSD Fall Sports Wrap-up

The fall sports season has come to a close, and CUSD schools enjoyed success at all levels. Read on for highlights and accomplishments from across the District.

Aliso Niguel

  • All eight varsity teams qualified for the CIF-SS postseason.
  • League Champions – Boys Water Polo, Girls Tennis, Girls Flag Football
  • Girls tennis team won the CIF-SS Division 1 championship.


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Capistrano Valley

  • Girls’ Golf – Sea View League champions.
  • Girls’ Flag Football – 40 girls participated in the inaugural season and enjoyed every minute. 
  • Girls Volleyball – Overall improvement from last year.  Several girls’ and their parents complimented the new coach and overall positive shift in the VB program culture.
  • Girls Tennis – Sea View League runner up.  Siena Huang and Skylar Huang won SVL double championship.
  • Football – 7-3 regular season record and advanced to the CIF-SS Division 4 quarterfinals. Won first CIF game since 2018.
  • Water Polo – Finished in second place in the Sea View League, advanced to the second round of the CIF-SS Division 2 playoffs.

Dana Hills

  • Boys Cross Country- Won the CIF-SS Division 3 championship with the fastest time across all divisions. Won the CIF State Championship, the fifth overall for the program and first since 2009. Evan Noonan won his second-consecutive individual titles in both races. The team went on to finish 10th in the nation at the Nike Cross Nationals, with Noonan finishing 45th.
  • Girls Cross Country- Won the CIF-SS Division 3 championship and finished fourth in the CIF State Championship.
  • League Champions: Girls Volleyball, Girls Tennis, Boys Cross Country, Girls Cross Country, Football

San Clemente

  • Boys Cross Country – Won the CIF-SS Division 1 championship, and the CIF State  Division 1 championship. Finished eighth in the nation at the Nike Cross National Championships in Portland.
  • Girls Cross Country – Finished 10th in the CIF-SS Division 1 Championship.
  • Football – Won the South Coast League championship. Earned a spot in the CIF-SS Division 1 Championship and finished the season ranked second in Orange County. 
  • Girls Golf – Finished 3rd Place in South Coast League.
  • Surfing –  Boys’ Surfing League Champions (27th consecutive); Boys’ & Girls’ won NSSA National Championship in June (3rd consecutive/16th overall).
  • Girls Tennis – CIF-SS Division 2 Semifinalists; Nicolle Generaux CIF Individuals.
  • Girls Volleyball – 2nd Place South Coast League; advanced to the second round of CIF-SS Division 2 Championship. 
  • Boys Water Polo – South Coast League Champions – 3rd Consecutive; CIF-SS Division 1 Championship qualifier.


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San Juan Hills

  • Boys and Girls Cross Country – looking forward to League Finals next Friday 11/3
  • Girls’ Golf – Competed in the CIF-SS Team Division 3 Championship for the first time since 2013.
  • Girls’ Flag Football – Enjoyed a fun inaugural season, participated in Chargers End of Season tournament to finish the year.
  • Girls Tennis – South Coast League runner-up as a team and advancing to CIF-SS Division 1 championship tournament.. Aubrey Meis and Macy McClellan won SCL single championships.
  • Football – 9-1 regular season record and reached the semifinals of the CIF-SS Division 3 Championship.
  • Water Polo – First CIF playoff game Tuesday 10/31 against Villa Park


  • Boys and Girls Cross Country:  Both teams were ranked in their respective divisions all year long. Boys team finished sixth and girls team finished 10th in the CIF-SS Division 2 Championship
  • Girls Golf:  Undefeated regular season and South Coast League Champions. CIF-SS Division 2 Championship participants
  • Girls’ Flag Football:  The Tesoro girls’ flag football team finished second overall in the South Coast league. The JV team went undefeated in league. The girls loved playing during this inaugural season.
  • Girls’ Tennis:  Qualified for the CIF-SS Division 1 championship.
  • Surf:  The girls’ surf team won their third consecutive league title (21-23).  The boys’ team had a great season as well, with only one loss and one tie.

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