LBHS Varsity Winter Sports Scoreboard

Boys Basketball

The Breakers lost to Reno’s Bishop Monogue Friday, 50-44.

Blake Burzell scored 26 in the losing cause.

Boys Soccer

Girls Basketball

Girls Soccer

Girls Water Polo

Coed Surf Team


LBHS Varsity Winter Sports Scoreboard

Boys Basketball

Laguna picked up a pair of win in the Torrey Pines Holiday Classic at Santa Fe Christian.

On Wednesday, the Breakers thumped Semolhmoo Secondary of South Surrey, BC by a final score of 72-44.

Blake Burzell scored 20 points to lead the team, Grady Morgan had 16, Owen McMurray added 13, Charlie Rounaghi had 11, Adam Armstrong 8 and both Ryan Meisberger and Grant Potratz had two points.

Laguna defeated Carson City, 57-39, Thursday with Burzell scoring 20 and Morgan 17.

The Breakers play against Reno’s Bishop Manogue at 3:20 this afternoon.

Boys Soccer

Girls Basketball

Girls Soccer

By Coach BILL ROLFING

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Girls Soccer in the desert

LBHS Girls Varsity Soccer completed a successful trip to the desert with two wins and one draw. The three-day and two-night excursion began with an easy outing at Indio HS and a 8-0 victory. 

On Wednesday the team traveled to Rancho Mirage HS and came away with an exciting 3-3 draw. Thursday morning the Breakers completed their Desert Trip with a 4-2 win at Shadow Hills HS. The finale saw the LBHS bounce back from a 1-2 deficit to score three unanswered second half goals. 

At 8-2-1, the Varsity squad has a strong start in pre-season play and will head into next week’s final two pre-season matches followed by the annual Alumni Match scheduled for Saturday, Jan 7 at 11 a.m. on the LBHS pitch.

Girls Water Polo

LBHS is in the Newport Holiday Cup. The first match on Thursday was a 23-1 win against Rancho Bernardo and the afternoon match went to the Breakers, 19-6, over Santa Barbara.

Isabel Riches led the team with four goals against Rancho with Bella Baldridge scoring four. Sophia Lucas had three goals for the Breakers.

Aria Fischer was the top scorer against Santa Barbara with five goals. Baldridge had four with five assists and Lucas added three goals. 

Laguna plays Mater Dei at 10:40 tonight.

Coed Surf Team


LBHS Varsity Winter Sports Scoreboard

Boys Basketball

Laguna begins play this week in the Torrey Pines Tournament this afternoon at 4:20 against Cimarron-Memorial of Las Vegas.

Boys Soccer

Girls Basketball

Girls Soccer

Girls Water Polo

Laguna won easily, 17-3, against ML Kin of Riverside Friday in the community pool.

Aria Fischer scored six goals and Bella Baldridge had five. Six other girls scored goals for the Breakers. 

LBHS will compete in the Newport Holiday Tournament this coming Thursday and Friday. The first match will be at 8:30 Thursday against Beckman at Newport Harbor. 

Coed Surf Team


Playhouse announces Wizard of Oz auditions plus a fabulous fundraiser, Matriarch Mayhem, one night only

Murder and The Wizard are coming to Laguna in 2017 in the form of two Youth Theatre productions: The Wizard of Oz, and (for one night only, Friday Feb 17) Matriarch Mayhem: The Stromboli Family Reunion, a fundraiser that will delight audiences and provide wonderful entertainment for a good cause.

Auditions for The Wizard of Oz are by appointment and will be held in Laguna Beach and Lake Forest on Wed, Jan 11, Friday, Jan 13, Sat Jan 14 and dance call (for all) will be on Sunday, Jan 15.  Call Wally Ziegler for more information at 949 497-2787 x 294 or email him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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The Wizard of Oz will be presented on-stage Friday, March 31, through Sunday, April 9 for 12 performances only. Student matinees are presented on Thurs April 5 and Friday April 6 and 7 at 10 a.m.  Weekend performances will be at 7 p.m. Fridays, 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sat and Sundays.  Tickets range from $15 - $25 and can be purchased online at www.lagunaplayhouse.com or by calling (949) 497-ARTS (2787) x 1.   Group tickets are available by (949) 497-ARTS (2787) x 229. 

Matriarch Mayhem: The Stromboli Family Reunion fundraiser

Prior to The Wizard of Oz performances, the Playhouse will present its 10th Annual Murder Mystery fundraiser, Matriarch Mayhem: The Stromboli Family Reunion. Audiences are invited to come for an evening of music, laughter, dance and a story ripped from the headlines of a dysfunctional family reunion at Mama Stromboli’s 80th birthday. Matriarch Mayhem will perform one night only, Friday, Feb 17.

Cost to attend the entirety of the evening is $100, which includes dinner, a show, dessert and an opportunity to bid on silent and live auction items.  Show tickets only are $35 each, and these include dessert and auction items.    

The box office is open Tues – Sun 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (open until 8 p.m. on performance days). Laguna Playhouse is located at 606 Laguna Canyon Rd. For more information on all shows and programming visit www.lagunaplayhouse.com

Youth Theatre offers winter and spring classes

The Youth Theatre offers the following classes in winter:

Acting Fundamentals (9 – 12 years) begins Tues Jan 24 and runs for eight weeks, ending on March 21 (no class on Feb 21). The fee is $180. The class meets from 4:30 – 6 p.m. at the Woman’s Club, 286 St. Ann’s Drive.  

The Musical Theatre Workshop (9 -12+ years) begins Friday, Jan 20 for eight weeks, ending on March 24 (no class Feb 17 & 24). The fee is $200. The class meets 4 – 6 p.m. at The Laguna Playhouse.

The following classes meet in spring:

Acting Fundamentals (9 – 12 years) begins Tues April 25 to May 30 for six weeks. Fee is $160.  Classes take place 4:30 – 6 p.m. at the Woman’s Club, 286 St. Ann’s Dr.

Musical Theatre Workshop (9 -12+ years) begins Friday, April 7 to June 2 for eight weeks (with no class April 21) from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Laguna Playhouse.  

The Laguna Playhouse is noted for its Youth Theater Education and Outreach programs. In 2008 the Youth Theatre was awarded “Outstanding Contribution to Education” by the Orange County Department of Education and in 1989, its Youth Theater was recognized as “Outstanding Children’s Theatre” by the American Alliance for Theatre and Education. 

For more information, visit www.lagunaplayhouse.com

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