Corona del Mar wins Los Tacos tourney

Kendall Mulvaney receives the MVP award after helping Corona del Mar (Newport Beach, Calif.) to a team title at the Los Tacos Holiday Tournament. Doreen Morehouse

Goalkeeper Kendall Mulvaney recorded her seventh-straight shutout and earned MVP honors while leading POWERADE FAB 50 No. 10 Corona del Mar (Newport Beach, Calif.) to a 1-0 victory over Saugus (Santa Clarita, Calif.) in the championship match of the Los Tacos Holiday Tournament Wednesday.

Corona del Mar improves to 11-1-1 on the season. Saugus, which upset POWERADE FAB 50 No. 16 Flintridge-Sacred Heart (La Canada, Calif.) to reach the final, falls to 12-2-1. Flintridge lost in penalty kicks to West Ranch (Stevenson Ranch, Calif.) in the third-place match.

Annie Alvardo finished with four goals for Corona del Mar during the four-match event. Maddie O'Connor had three goals and one assist, which included the game-winning goal against Saugus. Allyson Brahs added two goals and one assist.