Scientists qualify for National Olympiad semifinal exam

By Keane Muraoka-Robertson Seven students cleared the preliminary round of various Science Olympiads qualifying them for the semifinal exam. The students inlcuded Jeffrey Bu ’12, Brendon Cho ’14, David Lim ’13, Brian Jun ’13, Kenneth Kim ’13, Kevin Zhang ’14 and Larry Zhang ’14. The preliminary exam is open to all high school students. The […]

Seniors seek individual CIF titles

By Julius Pak Both boys’ and girls’ varsity cross country teams qualified for CIF Finals based on their performances at the CIF Preliminaries last Saturday. Because of the size of the field for each division, the girls’ team needed to place within the top five teams in its race to advance. The boys’ team needed […]

Cross country teams open season with top ranks in state

By Julius Pak Cami Chapus ’12 finished third in her division, and fourth overall, with a time of 16:59, at the Woodbridge Cross Country Classic last Saturday. Chapus was faster than all the runners from Great Oak High School, the top-ranked girls’ cross country program in Division I. Although the cross country teams normally compete […]

Fencing wins 7th league title

By Jonah Rosenbaum The men’s and women’s fencing team wrapped up its seventh consecutive league title after a first place showing in Saber and second place finish in Epee in the Scholastic Epee and Saber tournament last Saturday. “We’re bringing the sword back home again,” Head Coach Ted Katzoff said. The league championship is determined […]

Boys' basketball continues victory run, defeat Ridge View High School

By Jack Davis The boys’ varsity basketball team continued their run towards a State title, defeating Ridge View High School Tuesday night in Taper Gymnasium to advance to the State Quarterfinals, Thursday also in Taper. In the quarterfinals, the Wolverines will face off against Gahr High School, the same team they defeated in the CIF […]

Girls' volleyball advances to state semifinals

By Cody Schott Avenging a preseason loss, the girls’ volleyball team defeated Bishop Montgomery last Saturday in four games. After losing in five games on Sept. 25, the Wolverines were able to move on to the Southern California finals in State. “This was definitely redemption for us,” Cathryn Quinn ’08 told the Daily News. The […]

Volleyball wins CIF title, begins run for state on Tuesday

By Ben Goldstein The girls’ varsity volleyball team defeated Flintridge Sacred Heart on Saturday, winning the Southern Section Division I-A championship. After the match, which the Wolverines won in four games, players flocked together and joyfully jumped up and down on the court, as the Fanatics broke out a rendition of Queen’s “We are the […]