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Sky is the limit for junior runner

Sky is the limit for junior runner

Haya Haidari, Staff Writer
March 29, 2017
Filed under Sports

Junior Alyssa Brewer has a fast future in front of her. Brewer has been running since seventh grade and hasn’t stopped since.  And she has high expectations going into this season after winning state and Junior Olmpic championships in the 800-meters race. “She is the first woman to...

Grizzlies wrap successful winter season

Grizzlies wrap successful winter season

Brendan Ogburn, Lauren Cambra, and Rhea Saini
March 29, 2017
Filed under Sports

The women’s basketball team enjoyed one of its greatest seasons in program history, finishing as the No. 2 team in the EBAL with a record of 22-8, and winning an NCS playoff game.  “It was pretty amazing to be apart of a record-breaking season,” said freshman guard Audrey Moulton. After...

Don’t mess with Miss Manning

Don’t mess with Miss Manning

Kimberlee Saxer, Staff Writer
March 29, 2017
Filed under Sports

Devan Manning spends most of her day teaching English to freshmen and seniors. But after school, she laces up a pair of skates, pulls on a helmet and mixes it up on a roller derby track. At the same time she was getting her masters degree, Manning decided it was time to strap on the skates and...

Sports field represents a piece of Cal High history

Sports field represents a piece of Cal High history

Sam Campopiano, Staff Writer
March 29, 2017
Filed under Sports

If you have ever been to a Cal High football game, or even walked the track during P.E., it is hard to miss the name of Ernie Berger on the scoreboard at the far end of the field. The majority of people who see this name wonder who Ernie Berger was, and why Cal’s home stadium is named after him. Cal...

Freshmen trio starring for varsity

Freshmen trio starring for varsity

Illene Morrisette, Staff Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Sports

“She shoots, she scores!”   Three 14-year old freshmen, Audrey Moulton, Kelani Yuto, and Erica Adams, have surfaced as some of the top contributors on Cal High’s incredible women’s varsity basketball team. The team currently sits in second place in the EBAL and boasts a 20-5 overall...

Women’s soccer unified on and off the field

Women’s soccer unified on and off the field

Rhea Saini, Staff Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Sports

Ever wondered what it would be like to have 25 new best friends? According to senior varsity soccer player Mary Swisher, it’s an uplifting experience and it’s all thanks to the amazing people she’s met from playing soccer. As a result, it’s not a surprise that Cal High’s women’s varsity...

6th Man antics shouldn’t be scaled back

6th Man antics shouldn’t be scaled back

Aaron Velasquez, Staff Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Sports

To further amplify the common bitterness of Cal High students trying to have fun on campus, administrators have decided to take their “talents” to basketball games and crack down on our infamous 6th Man. I would like to take a moment to pause and clarify something. The argument of this article...

Giants, A’s roll into spring with high hopes for season

Ashley Mosbacher, Staff Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Sports

Put on your baseball caps and buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jacks, because the start of the 2017 Major League Baseball season is right around the corner. Local Bay Area teams, the A’s and Giants, are gearing up for an action-packed season starting this week with Spring Training. Both the A’s...

Cross country duo runs to state finals

Cross country duo runs to state finals

Haya Haidari, Staff Writer
December 20, 2016
Filed under Sports

The NCS Championships were a journey for the entire cross country team, especially senior Alex Castillo and junior Kayla Neumann. Castillo and Neumann both placed in the top 10 at NCS on Nov. 19 at Hayward Hill to qualify for the CIF State Championships. Neumann, who struggled through a tough,...

Wrestling program poised for another successful year

Wrestling program poised for another successful year

Rhea Saini, Staff Writer
December 20, 2016
Filed under Sports

Grab your sunglasses and head on over to an upcoming Cal High wrestling tournament. Why the sunglasses you may ask?  Well, as predicted by Cal wrestling Coach Chris Chamberlin, “[This season’s] outlook is good, so bright we gotta wear shades.” For those who didn’t know, Cal’s...

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