Girls’ Basketball defeats Fairmont Prep

Girls’ basketball beat Fairmont Prep today 65-45. Heading into its last two league games of the season, the squad holds a record of 20-4. Center Kiki Iriafen ’21 scored 18 points, wing Melanie Hirsch ’18 scored 17 points and forward Jayda Ruffus-Milner ’18 scored 15 points. “My teammates did a really good job of getting […]

Track and Field sees early victories

The girls’ and boys’ track and field teams have started off the season strong and are currently 3-1 and 4-2 respectively, though the girls’ team is significantly smaller. Although there are a changes within the girls’ team dynamic, the members do not feel that it is hindering their performance. “While [having fewer girls on the […]

Wrestling squad sends six members to the CIF playoffs

The wrestling team concluded their regular season with the Mission League Finals at Alemany Jan. 28, advancing six wrestlers to CIFs. Justin Butler ’19 advanced as the champion of the under 152 pound division. Russell Davis ’17 advanced as the second place finisher under 138 pounds. Riley Ruiz ’20 under 120, Calvin Kaleel ’18 under […]

Girls’ volleyball to change team placement

Instead of having a concrete freshman and JV team, the players in the girls’ volleyball program will practice together and be placed on a team depending on their performance in practice and other factors. “It creates competition to get spots for the JV games, which I don’t like that much, but that also serves as […]

Boden Stringer ’18 juggles soccer and school

Boden Stringer ’18 juggles soccer and school

On a sunny afternoon in mid July of 2012, Boden Stringer ’18 practiced juggling a soccer ball. The count went higher and higher as Stringer practiced his skills, until finally he could juggle up to 500 times. This was the summer Stringer began to focus on his soccer career. “When I was in seventh grade I could probably […]

Making it worth the extra mile everyday of my life

Making it worth the extra mile everyday of my life

My phone buzzes, a generic Apple ringtone. I reluctantly turn it off and sit up. I rub my eyes and stretch out, reaching high up into the air. My feet slowly move towards the bathroom, and I turn on the warm water. I look out the window; it’s dark. My body still thinks it’s night, […]