La Jolla Country Day's Rogers joins teammate as All-American

Mollie Rogers with Assistant Head of School Sarah Bakhiet and her coach Peter Ogle. Courtesy: Torrey Times
Mollie Rogers with Assistant Head of School Sarah Bakhiet and her coach Peter Ogle. Courtesy: Torrey Times

By Phil Dailey

Staff writer

Mollie Rogers, Country Day senior and volleyball star, was officially recognized as a scholar-athlete this week, being named to the 2010 All-American team in volleyball by Prep Volleyball Magazine. Rogers will attend Yale University next year.

Rogers is the second member of her team to win the All-American designation. Chloe Mathis, who will study and play at Arizona next year, was named to the Under Armour High School All-American team earlier this year.

Rogers and Mathis (below) were part of a Coach Ogle's 2010 volleyball dream team that won the California state championship in Country Day's division and was considered by many at the state tournament to be the best team in any division.

Tuesday, Feb. 8

Boys basketball

• La Jolla Country Day 68, Santa Fe Christian 48

Frank Bamford led the Torreys with 18 points while Sage Burmeister added 12.

• Horizon 58, Bishop's 56

Stephen Kaiser led the Knights with 18 points while Ryan Chong added 16.

• Preuss UCSD 65, Southern California Yeshiva 43

Gery Alexander led the Tritons with 22 points.

• Lincoln 91, La Jolla 42

Wednesday, Feb. 9

Boys soccer

• La Jolla Country Day 5, Santa Fe Christian 2

Lee Klitzner led the Torreys with two goals in the win.

• Bishop's 4, Horizon 1

Ben Preston, Robin Park, Harrison Flagg and Matt Healey each scored a goal in the win for the Knights.

Girls soccer

• La Jolla Country Day 4, Santa Fe Christian 0

Ana Cruz led the Torreys with two goals.

• Bishop's 6, Horizon 0

Kaylie Davidson led the Knights with three goals.

Thursday, Feb. 10

Boys basketball

• Preuss UCSD 43, Maranatha Christian 38

Marcus Nash led the Tritons with 18 points.

• Scripps Ranch 52, La Jolla 37

Friday, Feb. 11

Boys basketball

• La Jolla Country Day 66, Bishop's 54

The Knights were led by Dominique Watkins, who scored 15 points in the loss.

Girls basketball

• La Jolla Country Day 78, Bishop's 54

Maya Hood led the Torreys with 18 points and 13 rebounds.

Boys soccer

• La Jolla Country Day 2, Bishop's 2

Alejandro Amescua and Hunter Khaleghi scored goals for the Torreys while Tyler Evans and Adam Malkewiecz scored fort the Knights.

Girls soccer

• Bishop's 2, La Jolla Country Day 0

Decker scord both goals for the Knights in the win.

Girls water polo

• La Jolla 6, Carlsbad 5

Arcidiacono and Frager led the Vikings with three goals each.

   
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