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Winter Sports Update

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December 13, 2012

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Written by: Rani Shiao, Alvin Wang and Emily Yao Girls’ Soccer: Ending last season with an overall record of 4-8-6, the girls’ soccer team is hoping to adjust to a new coaching system to remain in the De Anza Division. New hea...

Athletes support candidates

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November 9, 2012

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Written by: Mitch Donat President Barack Obama:  Lebron James: Champion basketball player for the Miami Heat Lebron James attended the “Obama Classic,” a fundraiser for the Obama campaign, the previous summer. Parts of ...

Athletes tackle politics

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November 9, 2012

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Written by: Lawrence Chen and Stephanie Zhang Formerly an offensive tackle with the Philadelphia Eagles, Jon Runyan is now a U.S. Representative for New Jersey’s 3rd Congressional District. He was elected in 2010 as a membe...

The Oracle examines two former NFL players who have made an impact in the political sphere

The Oracle

November 9, 2012

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Written by: Lawrence Chen and Stephanie Zhang Formerly an offensive tackle with the Philadelphia Eagles, Jon Runyan is now a U.S. Representative for New Jersey’s 3rd Congressional District. He was elected in 2010 as a membe...

Students enjoy sports stereotypical of the opposite gender

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October 26, 2012

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Written by: Roy Shadmon and Emily Yao Guy's perspective: Back in 2002, I first watched a Stanford women’s basketball game against the University of California Berkeley. When they won 79–52, I knew I wanted to witness every...

Admissions requirements for athletes should remain lenient

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October 26, 2012

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Written by Ben Atlas Pro: Athletes are often looked down upon as they pass through college admissions under lower academic standards. Stereotyped as dumb jocks, student athletes receive nothing but undeserved resentment from ...

Seniors participate in triathlon exercise regimens

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October 26, 2012

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Written by: Ben Atlas Triathlon training is difficult even for professional athletes, but it was the exact challenge seniors Steve Yang and Josh Trockel were looking for. Yang and Trockel were motivated to begin training approximately...

Student experience with Olympic Games

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October 10, 2012

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Written by: Lawrence Chen and Emily Yao Francesca Macrae This summer, sophomore Francesca Macrae visited England with the initial intentions of visiting family. However, once the Olympics started, her family got caught up in...

Fall sports projected to improve records in new season

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October 10, 2012

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Written by: Chaewon Lee, Roy Shadmon, Rani Shiao, and Henry Siu Girl's Volleyball After two disappointing seaso ns with only one league win, the girls’ volleyball team wants to prove that they belong in the Santa Clara ...

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