Wrestlers win league championship

Wrestlers win league championship

Max Walker, Staff Writer
March 10, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

In order to be a wrestler, an athlete must have resilience, dedication, and mental strength. This past season, Cal’s wrestling team has not only displayed all of these qualities, but has dominated their way through the league. Despite the heartbreaking start to the year when coach Kevin Lopez... Read more »

The Warriors: Championship or Bust?

The Warriors: Championship or Bust?

Jake Barnes, Staff Writer
March 10, 2015
Filed under Sports

At an impressive 41-8 at the NBA All-Star Break, the Warriors are performing better than what even the most optimistic fans expected. But it will all be for naught if they fail to achieve the ultimate goal of hoisting up the NBA Championship trophy. The Warriors have put together several impressive... Read more »

Cheerleaders take on Disney World

Cheerleaders take on Disney World

Faith Desaboya, Staff Writer
March 10, 2015
Filed under Sports

“Give it up for California High School!” the announcer yelled before we took the floor. Our hearts were pounding, the adrenaline was flowing through our bodies as we ran onto the stage jumping and shouting while we took our places in the routine. The crowd roared until we had settled into our... Read more »

New bleacher project underway

New bleacher project underway

Paige Zilinskas, Staff Writer
March 10, 2015
Filed under Sports

Construction has begun on the new bleachers at Cal High’s Ernie Berger Memorial Stadium. Earlier this school year, the district decided to rebuild Cal’s stadium bleachers on both the home and visitor’s sides. On the home side, only the wooden benches will be removed and replaced with metal benches.... Read more »

Gearing up for MLB season

Kyle Tucker, Staff Writer
March 10, 2015
Filed under Sports

With the 2015 Major League Baseball season fast approaching, what can we expect from the reigning World Series champs, the San Francisco Giants, and their underappreciated rival across the bay, the Oakland Athletics? The Giants have had a quiet offseason, compared to the A’s at least, by signing... Read more »

EBAL looking to add two schools

EBAL looking to add two schools

Paige Zilinskas, Staff Writer
January 30, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The most competitive league in Northern California should get even tougher in two years when Dougherty Valley and Dublin are expected to join the EBAL. “There is about a 99 percent chance the realignment for EBAL will be approved,” said Cal High athletic director Arley Hill. The NCS committee... Read more »

Math teacher takes on men’s basketball

Math teacher takes on men’s basketball

Max Walker, Staff Writer
January 30, 2015
Filed under Sports

On a normal day in Anthony Khoo’s math class, he seems like any other teacher. Students can find him teaching Algebra concepts like factoring and solving for x. But what people may not know is that Khoo has a huge passion for basketball and is the new men’s varsity basketball coach this year. Khoo... Read more »

Don’t jump ship on the Raiders just yet

Don’t jump ship on the Raiders just yet

Jake Barnes, Staff Writer
January 30, 2015
Filed under Sports

The Oakland Raiders 2014 season appears, on the surface, to be another sub-par disappointment. But upon further review, there are clues pointing toward a revival of the hapless franchise. Derek Carr is a savior. Given the circumstances, he has performed better than anyone could’ve possibly hoped.... Read more »

Winter sports have no chill

Winter sports have no chill

January 30, 2015
Filed under Sports

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Winston is a gamble for NFL teams

Kyle Tucker, Staff Writer
January 30, 2015
Filed under Sports

After Jameis Winston’s blowout loss to Oregon in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1, many sports fans are wondering what’s next for the man they call “Famous Jameis”? Winston answered that question earlier this month when he declared he is coming out early for the NFL draft. Now that teams know that... Read more »