JANUARY 10, 2018

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Costa Rugby team starts season with victory over Redondo!
The Mira Costa Mustang Rugby Team opened the 2018 campaign with a complete dis­mantling of their crosstown rivals from Redondo Union HS. After graduating 13 of their start­ing 15 from last year, the Mustangs have had to seriously rebuild their Varsity team. The new squad took the short drive to Redondo, to face the Seahawks in their first ever Varsity Rugby match. Read More
Plus shout out to Senior Kaden Loversky ( click here ) and Girls Rugby updates ( click here )
Girls Water Polo starts Bay League with 2 wins!
It was a very successful vacation break for Mira Costa Girls Water Polo. On December 21st, the Varsity team overwhelmed Capo Valley with a score of 13-4. The following day, the girls got together with twenty former Mira Costa Water Polo teammates who took on the Varsity team for the annual Alumni Game and breakfast. Read More
Girls Soccer takes 3rd place in South Holiday Tournament!
Costa Girls Varsity soccer team took 3rd place at the South Holiday Tournament with an impressive performance, losing only to runner-up Marymount. The team dominated Pool A, without allowing a goal in either game and qualifying for the championship bracket. They defeated Granada Hills 1-0 in the first elimination game, then lost to Marymount 2-1. They beat West 1-0 in the third place game.
Boys Soccer looks forward to start of Bay League season!
The Varsity Boys’ Soccer team finished up their pre-season on Friday, Jan. 5th with a 1-0 win over visiting Lawndale. With that result, the team’s record stands at 6-2-2 going into Bay League play starting Tuesday, Jan. 9th. In the shut-out victory over Lawndale, standouts were the 3 senior captains: goalkeeper Andrew Fasano, midfielder Keyan Torabi and forward Robert Cook. Robert scored the goal with a header from a nicely placed free kick from senior Alex deSouza .
Costa Choir students qualify for Spotlight Quarter Finals!
Mira Costa Choirs is proud to announce 6 Costa students have qualified for the LA Music Center¹s Spotlight Competition Quarter Finals (see below).
Southern California High School students compete in the following categories: acting, ballet, classical instrumental, classical voice, jazz instrumental, non-classical dance and non-classical voice. This is much more than a competition.. Read More
Girls Basketball prepared for Bay League after playing in
Holiday Tournament!
All three Costa teams have been playing lots of basketball! Prior to Winter Break, the JV and Frosh/Soph teams participated in the Narbonne Tournament. The Frosh/Soph team played hard and continued to improve each game. The JV Team came in 4th place, playing aggressively each game and are also continuing to improve.
The Varsity Team played in the Segerstrom Tournament Read More
Costa Boys Basketball is finalist in
Torrey Pines Holiday Classic Tournament!
The Mira Costa Varsity Boys Basketball placed 2nd in the Mayors Division at the Torrey Pines Holiday Classic Tournament in San Diego. It was a solid effort by the Mustangs, who just fell short to Sonora 62 to 53 in the Championship game. Morgan Clark scored 25 points in the semi-final win and was named All-Tournament. Read More
Wrestling Updates
The Boys Wrestling team participated in the Tournament of Champions at Cerritos College. It was one of the toughest
tournaments of the year. This year it was stacked with more state ranked teams and kids than previous years.  Costa had two wrestlers that took 8th place:
Will Curtis (Sr) 145 lbs – 8th Place
Joseph Smith (Sr) 182 lbs – 8th Place
Girls Golf celebrates winning season!
Girls Golf celebrated their winning season with an end of year banquet.
For the 7th year in a row the girls team were Bay League Champions, sending 4 Varsity players ahead to CIF.
Dance team begins year with new Dance floor!
Santa and the Chanukah Fairy teamed up this year to bring the Dance Team a new Dance floor over the holidays! The Dance Team spent the last few months aggressively fundraising and with the support of the School Board, Costa Administration and some hard work from the Costa maintenance department the girls are returning to a proper dance floor.
A Special thanks goes to DT Dad’s Matt Anders for all the research and technical advice, and Randy Childs for materials procurement.


Don’t miss Mira Costa’s next ComedySporz match, scheduled for Friday, Jan 19th, 7 pm, in the MCHS Small Theatre PLUS Mark your calendars and come see Mira Costa Drama/Tech’s production of the Tony Award winning musical, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. Read More.
Upcoming ComedySportz
and
Spring Musical!
Costa Band Updates for the New Year!
The New Year sees Costa Winterguard and Indoor Drumline hard at work rehearsing their shows and getting ready for upcoming tournaments in a few months. The Marching Band will be performing at California Adventure on January 20th, Read More
Save the date for Mira Costa High School G.R.A.D. NITE: June 14, 2018

To parents of seniors : Have you bought your student's G.R.A.D. NITE ticket yet?
Visit the G.R.A.D. NITE website to see " Who's In !" If you haven't purchased your senior's ticket and/or complete registration forms, Click here
Non-senior parents : Are you interested in being a part of this memorable night for the MCHS graduates? Join us in this fun, pay-it-forward event. Please contact G.R.A.D. NITE Co-Chairs, Christine Rawson  or Erika Langetieg  for details.
PLEASE DONT' FORGET TO SUPPORT THESE
BOOSTER CLUB FUNDRAISERS

PLANNING ON DINING OUT?
Here are some good options that support the Booster Clubs:

Dine or Take out from Chipotle on January 18th and support Dance Team Click Here
Buy CPK gift cards & earn extra $$ for Orchestra Click Here

Support La Vista and purchase from downtown MB Subway on the last Sunday of the month. Just mention La Vista to receive credit.

FUNDRAISERS!

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