La Jolla High School Vikings win city Academic League championship

La Jolla High’s varsity Academic League team won the city championship April 7 for the second year in a row. The Vikings bested the Point Loma High School Pointers in the semifinal, and then trounced Clairemont High Chieftains by a score of 116 to 59. The city competition, which was recorded at San Diego County School District’s television studio, will be aired on cable channel IGTV (channel 16) April 20-22. The county championship will be live on IGTV on April 23. For more details, see

The Viking Academic League varsity team includes Coach Georgia Lyon, Erica Liu, Vincent Doehr, Charlie Mann, James Malouf, Amir Dalichaouch, Andre Gonawela, Juntai Zheng, Clayton Halpert and Coach Aaron Quesnell