No. 5 Santa Margarita swept their season series with No. 17 Mater Dei by beating the Monarchs 15-3 on Tuesday. The victory keeps the Eagles one game behind J Serra, who beat Servite on Tuesday, in the Trinity League race.
Freshman Quentin Buchman (4 goals, 3 assists) put up seven points for the second game in a row to lead the Eagles. Andrew Kofoed (Notre Dame de Namur; 4g, 1a) had his second consecutive 4 goal outing. Zack Taylor (2g, 1a), Logan Dochterman (1g), Joseph Fice (1g), and Nico Houser (2g, 1a) contributed to the Eagles’ output. Chase Lynch (1g, 1a) scored his first varsity points.
Next up: No. 5 Santa Margarita (10-4; 2-1) travels to No. 4 J Serra (10-4; 4-0) on Thursday. The Trinity League title and perhaps the fourth seed in the playoffs are on the line. Mater Dei (5-9; 1-3) hosts Servite (4-9; 0-3) on Thursday.