The Official Student-Run Newspaper of California High School

The Californian

The Official Student-Run Newspaper of California High School

The Californian

The Official Student-Run Newspaper of California High School

The Californian


The NFL kicks off the 2022 season with the defending champion Los Angeles Rams taking on the Buffalo Bills.

Are you ready for some football?

Carson Pfotenhauer and Vishwas Balla September 8, 2022

The NFL kicks off another season tonight with the defending Super Bowl champion Los Angeles Rams hosting the AFC power Buffalo Bills. To get everyone ready for the season, we’ve put together an overview...

Senior Matt Hanson looks to take a shot during Cal’s run to the NCS Championship game.

Cal men’s sports stars make it big

Vishwas Balla and Dylan Allen June 1, 2022

The Californian shined a spotlight last issue on one of the top female athletes from each spring sport. This issue, we will focus on one male athlete from each spring sport. Owen Berry Junior swimmer...

Senior Skyler Horder performed so well in high school that she will swim at the University of San Diego in the fall.

Cal women athletes stealing the show

There are many outstanding athletes excelling on the field, in the pool and on the track this spring. The Californian is shining a spotlight this issue on one of the top female athletes from each spring...

Max Hove leads the hockey team in points scored with 22 goals and six assists, and is the main reason why the team has started off a scorching hot 5-0.

Max Hove stars on two of Cal’s spring teams

Vishwas Balla, Sports Editor April 29, 2022

Despite playing two sports in one season, senior Max Hove still finds a way to balance playing both at the same time.  Hove is the starting goalie for Cal High’s lacrosse team and also plays for...

Cal’s Max Hove, Christian Starr, and Eshaan Shanbhag celebrate after scoring a goal.

Cal High’s hockey club gunning for another championship

Evan Heinz, Staff Writer April 29, 2022

The Cal High hockey team has gone undefeated against its opponents this season, which is framed as a seven-game tournament. “I am very confident in my team winning this season and so far we’ve gone...

The Golden State Warriors are hoping to stay healthy and make a run at the NBA title for the first time since 2018. The Warriors return to the playoffs as the No. 3 in the Western Conference after missing the postseason the past two years.

NBA playoffs tip off today

Dylan Allen, Staff Writer April 16, 2022

The NBA playoffs are set to officially begin on Saturday, and a champion will be crowned on June 19. And there are plenty of intriguing stories in this year’s road to the NBA Finals.  For the first...

Junior Noelani Ching swings during a recent softball game.

Cal athletes spring back into action

Baseball Cal’s baseball team has a lot of potential, as five members of the team are already committed to play in college, including three at Division 1 schools. Seniors Nic Bronzini and Raoul...

The women’s soccer team celebrates. They were able to do that a lot this season on the way  to the NCS championship game.

Women’s soccer makes historic run

Eli Mayerson, Sports Editor March 18, 2022

By far the most surprising team from the winter sports season was women’s soccer, which entered the NCS playoffs as an unassuming 12th seed.  After all, Cal ended the regular season with a 9-10-4...

The song team poses in front of the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando during their trip to the national championships. The team placed ninth in the pom category.

Song team places 9th in the nation

Tanvi Pandya, online Opinions Editor March 18, 2022

Year-long seasons. Twenty-plus hours of practice per week. A personal role for each member. These are all characteristics of Cal High song, a  nationally competitive dance team which performs different...

The NCAA Tournament tipped off this morning as fans around the county returned to arenas for this 3-week sporting event.

Let the ‘Madness’ begin

Dylan Allen, Staff Writer March 17, 2022

March Madness kicked off Thursday morning and it should be another exciting year of thrilling games and shocking upsets.  Of all the No. 1 seeds, Baylor has the most likely chance to get upset before...

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