2011 Girls Tennis Team
2010-2011 CIF All-Academic Recognition
Emily Burke, Jr., 4.58; Jessica Gois, Jr., 4.08; Paige Hixson, Jr., 4.45; Nitsa Ioannides, Jr. 3.22; Megan Keitel, Sr., 4.47; Remington Morsey, Jr., 4.40; Kelsey Tibbitts, Sr., 4.75.
Citizen Athlete of the Week
Kelsey Tibbitts - Kahala Travel Citizen Athlete of the Week!!
2009 CIF All-Academic Recognition
Girls Tennis Team
Lisa Allen, Sr., 3.81; Danielle Arias, Jr., 3.16; Megan Barkett, Jr., 3.66; Christine Dausend, Sr., 3.55; Anne-Marie Ferguson, Jr., 3.12; Sara Hansen, Jr., 3.62; Hannah Kavy, Sr., 3.32; Megan Keitel, Jr., 4.46; Tracy Lei, Sr., 3.28; Erika Lozoya, Sr., 3.75; Norma Redman, Sr., 4.74; Kelsey Tibbits, Jr., 4.72.
2009 Breitbard - All League Team
First team: Emily Keach (Granite Hills) Jr.; Jazmin Ortiz (Granite Hills) Sr.; Olivia Epstein (Grossmont) Sr.; Sarah Young (Grossmont) Sr.; Danica Tsuchida (Steele Canyon) Jr.; Julianne Kolegraff (Steele Canyon) Jr.; Remi Mosey (Valhalla) So.; Kelsey Tibbitts (Valhalla) Jr.; Megan Barkett (Valhalla) Jr.; Karli Anderson (Valhalla) Sr.; Hannah Kavy (Valhalla) Sr.; JaAna Diamond (West Hills) Fr.
Player of the Year: Jazmin Ortiz (GH).
2008-2009 Athlete of the Year
Malorie dela Cruz - Valhalla High School Athlete of the Year.
Malorie's four years of excellence included a record setting 131 consecutive conference wins and consecutive league singles championships. She also lead her team to three straight undefeated league championships and its first ever appearance in the CIF team finals. Not only an athlete, Malorie also maintained academic excellence, earning CIF All-Academic 1st team honors.
CIF COACH OF THE YEAR
Fall 2008 Union-Tribune All-Academic Team
Education and Valhalla Girls Tennis = Excellence
The All-Academic Team honors juniors and seniors who participated in a California Interscholastic Federation-approved varsity sport and maintained a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or better.
Lisa Allen, Jr., 3.81; Jane Andrews, Jr., 3.96; Nicole Bixler, Sr., 3.33; Carly Cody, Sr., 4.68; Christine Dausend, Jr., 3.61;
Malorie dela Cruz, Sr., 4.58; Emily Di Meglio, Jr., 3.37; Torri Igou, Jr., 4.45; Analissa Juarez, Jr., 3.00; Hannah Kavy, Jr., 3.29;
Tracy Lei, Jr., 3.25; Erika Lozoya, Jr., 3.87; Samantha Prince, Jr., 3.54; Norma Redman, Jr., 4.62; Tabatha Rood, Sr., 4.00;
Arshjot Sethi, Jr., 3.20; Kaitlin Smithson, Jr., 3.07; Jenna Stacy, Sr., 3.44; Kelsey Tapken, Jr., 4.20; Nicole Valentine, Jr., 4.31;
Thao Vuong, Sr., 4.73; Ariel Ziegler, Jr., 4.50.
VHS Athletes of the Week
Week of Oct. 26 - Nov. 1
Kelsey Tibbitts, Pete Thomas, Remi Mosey
U-T Athlete of the Week
October 28, 2008
Athlete of the week
Malorie dela Cruz
Valhalla defeated Granite Hills 10-8 to finish 10-0 in the Grossmont South League as dela Cruz won her 132nd consecutive conference set. The senior began the school-record streak during her sophomore year.
Carly Cody, Tabatha Rood
and Thao Vuong
were selected to the Homecoming Court. Having three girls from our tennis team in the running for Homecoming Queen was wonderful. We were also well represented behind the scenes making the entire night a terriffic experience for everyone.
September 2008 Athletes of the Month
L to R: Sam Lund, VP for Athletics; Malorie dela Cruz, Tennis;
Pete Thomas, Football; Mary Beth Kastan, Principal; and Robert Wilson, Athletic Director
Valhalla Norsemen Tennis