Claims Three Titles at

Squads from won three boys division championships and took second in another division at last weekend’s Santa Barbara Fall Showdown, including a tight elite-division title-game win over OC .

Team 12 Stars defeated 9-8 to claim the championship of the Boys HS Black (Elite-AAA) division. In pool play Saturday, had beaten Team 12 Stars 9-7. Crush won the pool at 4-0, with Team 12 Stars second at 3-1. Finishing 1-2 in the pool advanced the two clubs directly to the championship game.

The Team 12 Stars roster featured players from San Diego, Orange County and the LA area:

No.	Athlete
2	Taylor Fialkowski
4	Bretton Kruger
5	Gaige Kruger
12	Logan Beck
12	Keaton Thurmond
17	Joseph Adams
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21	Cole Houck
23	Connor West
24	J. Drew Janowicz
28	Jon Witthoft
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46	Zamon Williams
49	Maxwell Kim
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Step Brothers, a team consisting of players from NorCal neighboring schools Monte Vista (Danville) and De La Salle (Concord), defeated Santa Barbara-based Gauchos Select Yellow 6-5 in the Elite third-place game.

Below are brief summaries of the rest of the boys divisions:

Boys HS Blue (Varsity-AA)

Champion: HS Elite
needed two overtimes to claim the championship 7-6 over Dragons HS Elite 2018/2019. Factory and Dragons each went 3-0 in pool play, and Factory beat Varsity 7-2 in one semifinal, while Dragons beat LA Cobras 6-4 in the other. Cobras took third place, beating 6-4. Full division results

Boys HS Red (Varsity/JV-A)

Champion: Royals BV
Royals BV out of Santa Barbara claimed a 5-4 win over Team 12 Stripes in the title game, finishing the tournament 5-0. Royals BV went 3-0 in pool play, including a 6-4 win over Team 12 Stripes, then beat Culver city 12-1 in the semifinals before beating Team 12 Stripes a second time for the title. Full division results

Boys HS White (JV) Mountain

Champion: Team 12 Pride
Team 12 Pride went 5-0 to claim the division title, including a 4-0 pool-play record in which it allowed only 10 goals and a 4-1 win over Slingshot in the championship game. Full division results

Boys HS White (JV) Ocean

Champion: Boys 2021
Boys 2021 swept through pool play with a 4-0 record and a plus-20 goal differential, then posted a 4-2 win over Empire Lacrosse 2020/2021 in the division title game. Full division results

Boys 2022/23

Champion: Team 12 MS
Team 12 MS blitzed through pool play with a 37-3 goal-differential, then dispatched Culver City Colts 22/23 by a 14-2 score in the semifinals and edged 5-3 in the title game. Crush also went 3-0 in pool play, posting a 38-4 goal-differential, then narrowly beat Dragons 7/8 7-6 in the semifinals.

Dragons 7/8, which also went 3-0 in pool play, then beat Culver City Colts 22/23 9-4 in the third-place game. Full division results

Boys 2024/25

Champion: Team NorCal Boys 12U Gold
Team NorCal 12U Gold went 4-0 in pool play, including a 6-2 win over Dragons 5/6, then posted a 6-4 win over Dragons in the title game on Sunday.

The 2025, who went 3-1-1 in pool play with a 3-3 tie against Dragons 5/6, captured third place with a 14-1 win over South Bay Select 2024/2025. Full division results

Boys 2026/27 (8v8)

Champion: Team NorCal Boys 10U Gold
Playing a modified 8-on-8 game, Team NorCal Boys 10U Gold went 4-0 in pool play, including a 13-8 win over South Bay Select 2026-2027 in Saturday morning’s opener. That was South Bay’s only loss, as it won its next three games to finish 3-1 in the tournament. Full division results