Millikan Soccer

Top Moments #7: Millikan Girls’ Soccer Makes History

None of the players on the Millikan girls’ soccer team were alive the last time the Rams won the Moore League championship, a shared title in 1991. In fact, the last time they won the league title by themselves, head coach Tino Nunez was just a baby in 1985.

That all changed in February when Nunez led the Rams to the league title. Millikan went on to win its first-ever CIF-SS Division 1 playoff game thanks to an improbable performance from goalkeeper Isabella Meyer in a penalty kick shootout. The sophomore had never participated in a PK before, but got the chance and made it count by stopping the first three shots she faced. SEE MORE

JJ Fiddler
JJ Fiddler
JJ Fiddler is an award-winning sportswriter and videographer who has been covering Southern California sports for multiple newspapers and websites since 2004. After attending Long Beach State and creating the first full sports page at the Union Weekly Newspaper, he has been exclusively covering Long Beach prep sports since 2007.
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