Center defenders Christian Montillo and Rigie Esquivel earned praise from Estancia Coach Robert Castellano, who also singled out Jorge Mendoza and Kevin Pizarro for strong play on offense.

Northwood visits Estancia on Friday at 5:15 p.m.


Sage Hill 6, Capistrano Valley Christian 0

NEWPORT COAST — Kavi Sakraney and Nikolai Sadeghi scored two goals apiece for the host Lightning in the nonleague season opener Wednesday.

Goalkeeper Adam Ellingson earned the shutout.



Estancia 0,

Huntington Beach 0

HUNTINGTON BEACH — Freshman goalkeeper Gianna Guyot made seven saves for the visiting Eagles in the nonleague game Wednesday.

Senior Shantel Romero and freshman Brandi White anchored an Estancia defense that withstood an 8-4 shot disadvantage.

The Eagles (0-0-2) have played two scoreless ties this season.

Estancia plays host to University on Tuesday at 3:15 p.m.