Sage Hill High had a strong first half and held on to defeat
visiting Capistrano Valley Christian, 4-1, in an Academy League boys
soccer game Tuesday.
Julian Smith-Newman scored in the eighth minute to get things going
for the Lightning. A minute later, Cesar Arriaga found the net to give
Sage Hill a 2-0 lead. Chris Chiboucas added a goal in the 20th minute off
the rebound from his own penalty kick.
Sage Hill (7-4-1, 4-2-1 in league) took a 3-1 lead at halftime and
sealed the victory with a second-half goal from Arriaga, who was assisted
by Blake Johnson. Trever Granger made five saves to earn the win.
Capistrano Valley Christian falls to 1-5-1 in league.