Teague Hamilton of Laguna Beach High won his first two singles matches at the CIF Southern Section Boys’ Individual Tennis Sectionals to move on in postseason competition.
Hamilton, a senior, received a first-round bye in the tournament, which started May 23 at Corona del Mar High. The Orange Coast League singles champion scored a 6-1, 6-1 win in his opener against Max Pham of Anaheim Fairmont Prep. Hamilton then defeated Max Canilla of Marina, the No. 2 singles player from the Sunset League, 6-1, 6-2.
The two wins earned Hamilton an automatic bye into the tournament’s round of 16, which start at 11 a.m. Friday at Seal Beach Tennis Center in Seal Beach.
Laguna’s Morgan Lebby also competed in the sectionals singles tournament. The senior, the No. 2 singles player from the Orange Coast League, also received a first-round bye. Lebby was eliminated from title contention following a 6-1, 6-2 loss in the second round to Garrett Vincent of Aliso Niguel, the singles champion from the Sea View League.
Six Breakers have been named to the 2013 Orange Coast League Boys Volleyball All-League Team.
MVP: Cody Jackson, setter, Sr., Calvary Chapel
Weston Barnes, outside hitter, Sr., Laguna Beach
Grifan Fair, setter, Sr., Laguna Beach
Maxx McCarter, middle blocker, Sr., Laguna Beach
Danny Matero, outside hitter, Jr., Calvary Chapel
Phil Shick, middle blocker, Jr., Calvary Chapel
Salvador Herrera, setter, Sr., Godinez
Elias Haddad, outside hitter, Sr., Godinez
Miguel Toro, opposite, Jr., Saddleback
Noah JeyaRajah, outside hitter, Sr., Costa Mesa
Joey Mittner, setter, Sr., Estancia
Noah Blanton, middle blocker, Jr., Laguna Beach
Jackson Pries, opposite, Sr., Laguna Beach
Jack Wyatt, outside hitter, Jr., Laguna Beach
Michael Whitesell, libero, Jr., Calvary Chapel
Jeremy Ward, defensive specialist, Sr., Calvary Chapel
Zach Huizar, opposite, Jr., Godinez
Jose Martinez, outside hitter, Jr., Godinez
Jason Navas, setter, Jr., Saddleback
Andrew Wright, setter, Sr., Costa Mesa
Jacob Sperling, middle blocker, Sr., Estancia
Three Breakers, Tyler Metez, Spencer Donovan and Mitch Wills, made the 2013 All-Orange Coast League Boys’ Golf Team.
First Team (league finals score)
Daniel Dimaculangan, Calvary Chapel, 142
Piersen Baird, Calvary Chapel, 155
Aaron Wood, Estancia, 155
Jake Stone, Estancia, 156
Micah Hubbard, Calvary Chapel, 157
Dane Nelson, Calvary Chapel, 159
Tyler Metez, Laguna Beach, 160
Spencer Donovan, Laguna Beach, 164
Bill Crosson, Estancia, 166
Cody Nelson, Estancia, 169
Mitch Wills, Laguna Beach, 173
Isaac Reyes, Calvary Chapel, 182