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Spring athletes strive for wins: boys’ golf

chelsiepark

March 30, 2018

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The boys’ golf team recently won Los Gatos and are now with 3 wins, 3 losses and 1 tie in their season overall. According to boys’ golf coach Marc Igler, one of the team’s main goals this year is to do well in the League...

Junior Claire Semeria finds confidence in kickboxing

gracewilliams2019

March 30, 2018

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Kickboxing is a form of martial arts, combining both punches and kicks.  There are a couple variations of this sport, with one being extremely competitive and against other opponents in a ring.  Another variation is a hardc...

Sports reporters provide biased cover of Winter Olympics

kayav2

March 30, 2018

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Written by Kaya van der Horst  If you watched NBC’s coverage of the Rio Olympics back in 2016, you will surely remember the stellar performances by Simone Biles, Katie Ledecky, Michael Phelps and the first African-American w...

Boys Varsity Tennis

devlee2

March 30, 2018

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Written by Devon Lee The Boys Varsity Tennis team is off to a rocky start this season with a record of 2-3.  Sophomore Vishnu Srinivas attributes the team’s performance to the relatively inexperienced roster, but believes the team ...

College Athletes Shouldn’t get Paid

2kdemigod

March 30, 2018

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Jamisen Ma Despite the fact that the best NCAA coaches are paid up to 9 million dollars, college athletes are paid nothing. Last year, all the athletes in Division 1 schools generated 9.15 billion dollars in revenue. Mainly due...

Girls Lacrosse Update

nikkisuzani

March 30, 2018

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Girls lacrosse season is currently going on and both the varsity and junior varsity (JV) teams are doing well in their respective seasons, with the girls varsity starting the season 5-3 while the girls JV team only doing a littl...

ATHLETE OF THE MONTH: Junior Sebastian Cai, Swimmer

epsteineric

March 6, 2018

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The Oracle: What inspired you to start swimming? Sebastian Cai: I started swimming after the 2008 [Beijing] Olympics when I saw Michael Phelps win eight gold medals. I was in China at the time, and I really enjoyed watc...

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