TROJAN THURSDAY 12/14/17

Welcome to Trojan Thursday – So what exactly is Trojan Thursday? Trojan Thursday is a weekly email/online blog to give the UNI community an update on what is happening with our UNI athletic teams and will also give information as to major events that are happening on campus.  If you would like to receive Trojan Thursday each week please go to https://unitrojanthursday.wordpress.com and type in your email address. You will receive a notice each week when Trojan Thursday is posted. Please help spread the word about Trojan Thursday so everyone can hear how our athletes are doing.

 What’s Happening on Campus

Upcoming Sports Try-outs:
All athletes must show current Uni Athletic ID card to coach prior to participating in try-outs.

Girls Swimming: Dec. 12th, 14th & 15th @ Lunch

Boys Golf: Dec. 18th – 20th  Must sign up with Coach Shea in advance: charlesshea@iusd.org 

Boys Swimming: Interest Meeting Dec. 21st @ Lunch in MPR A

Boys Tennis: January 2018 (Dates and Times TBA)

Winter Sports Update

 Boys Basketball

The Boys Basketball Team will play in the semifinals of the SoCal Elite/Gary Raya Classic this Friday at 7:00 in the University Gym.  The Trojans are currently 6 – 1 and are riding a three game winning streak.  Admission is free with an ASB card.  Uni has recently defeated highly ranked Newport Harbor and San Clemente. Last night the Trojans beat crosstown rival Woodbridge 75-58.  Guards Alex Bray and Kevin Yahampath continue to lead the way for the Trojans.  Bray scored a career high 45 points against Newport Harbor.

Girls Basketball

The Varsity girls beat San Juan Hills 42-32 on Wednesday as part of the Spartan Classic Tourney hosted by Orangewood Academy.  Next Tuesday the girls will play Tustin at home.  Varsity plays at 7:00 PM.  Come out and support!

Boys Soccer

Boys Soccer continues their winning streak with a 3-2 win over Laguna Hills on Wednesday.  Come out and support the team as they take on Brea Olinda tomorrow night (12/15) at 7:00 PM in the Uni Stadium.

Girls Soccer

Girls Soccer came out victorious over Laguna Hills yesterday, beating the Hawks 3-1. Come out and support the girls tomorrow night (12/15) as they take on La Habra in the Uni Stadium at 5:00 PM.

Girls Water Polo

Girls Water Polo beat Aliso Niguel 8-6 on Tuesday.  The girls will be travelling to Garden Grove today (12/14) for another non-league game.  Best of luck girls!

Wrestling

Last night, Dec. 13th, UNI wrestled Northwood and all three levels won with Varsity dominating Northwood 60-21.   Last weekend, Lorena Egea competed in the Santa Ana tournament and won 1st going 4-0 and won Middle weight MVP of the tournament.  All of Lorena’s wins came as pins with her finals match lasting 8 seconds.  Last weekend the Boys competed at the Tustin tournament with Ethan Chin placing 3rd and Sebastian Corona placing 5th. This weekend Lorena Egea will be competing in the Girls Tournament of Champions at Cerritos College and the Boys will be competing at the El Toro tournament.  Next Wednesday will be the second league dual of the season and GOW against Corona del Mar.  Wrestling will begin at 5pm.  Come out and Support!

17-18 Winter GOW Schedule

Sport Day Date Time Location Opponent
Wrestling Wednesday 12/20 6:00 UHS Gym Corona Del Mar
Girls Water Polo Thursday

 

1/18 4:15 UHS Pool Woodbridge
Girls Soccer Thursday 1/25 3:15 Uni Stadium Northwood
Girls Basketball Friday 2/2 5:30 UHS Gym Irvine
Boys Basketball Friday 2/2 7:00 UHS Gym Irvine
Boys Soccer Thursday 2/8 3:15 Uni Stadium Woodbridge

Here is a look at this week’s UNI Athletics events

(Home events in Blue)

Thursday, December 14th   
Girls Water Polo @ Garden Grove – 3:15 PM

Friday, December 15th  
Boys Basketball Tournament – Time and Location TBA
Girls Soccer v La Habra – 5:00 PM
Boys Soccer v Brea Olinda – 7:00 P

Saturday, December 16th  
Boys Basketball Tournament – Time and Location TBA
Girls Basketball Tournament @ Orangewood Academy – Time TBA
Girls Wrestling @ Cerritos College – 9:00 AM
Boys Wrestling @ El Toro – 9:30 AM

Tuesday, December 19th
Girls Soccer v Ocean View – 3:15 PM
Girls Water Polo v Laguna Hills – 4:15 PM
Boys Soccer v Pacifica – 5:00 PM
Girls Basketball v Tustin – 7:00 PM

Wednesday, December 20th  
Girls Water Polo v Cajon – 4:15 PM
***GOW***Wrestling v Corona Del Mar – 6:00 PM

Thursday, December 21st
Girls Soccer v Warren – 3:15 PM

Friday, December 22nd
Wrestling Tournament @ Brea Olinda – Time TBA
Boys Soccer @ Capistrano Valley – 6:30 PM
Boys Basketball v Sonora – 7:00 PM

Continue to do what you can to help support UNI Athletics and:

  1. Attend the games
  2. Wear UNI clothing or colors to the games
  3. Attend the GOWs
  4. Support the Trojan Army so we can put on events and give always at big games
  5. Spread the word about Trojan Thursday – If someone is interested in receiving Trojan Thursday send them the link – http://trojanthursday.wordpress.com
  6. Get others to do the same

Go Trojans!

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