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Can Liverpool go All The Way?

Can Liverpool go All The Way?

Patrick Otte

January 7, 2019


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  May 26th in 2018 was a shocking day for Liverpool Football Club. Liverpool lost to Real Madrid 3-1 in the Champions League Final, the fingers being pointed at Liverpool’s goalkeeper Louis Karius. Karius, a respectable goalkeeper for Liverpool Football Club, made two grave mistakes that co...

Meet New Girls Soccer Assistant Coach, Emma Reddick!

Meet New Girls Soccer Assistant Coach, Emma Reddick!

Audrey Murphy

December 5, 2018


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         The women’s soccer program at Laguna Blanca School was awarded a new gift for the holiday season -- Assistant Coach Emma Redick! She has a strong passion for athletics, a background in competitive sports, and a kind attitude that has connected with everyone on the team. As j...

Basketball Stars to Look out for in the 2018-19 Season

Basketball Stars to Look out for in the 2018-19 Season

Christian Branch

November 16, 2018


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  Zion Williamson   Zion Williamson is a player unlike the game of basketball has ever seen before. Standing at six-foot eight-inches, 285 pounds, with a wingspan of six-foot ten-inches, this 19-year-old freshman is a freak of nature that makes offensive linemen look small. With ...

Girl’s Varsity Volleyball Highlight Reel 2018

Girl’s Varsity Volleyball Highlight Reel 2018

Audrey Murphy

November 16, 2018


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  Featured Image: We love our seniors! Volleyball captains Margaux Murphy and Maddie Walker pose with their celebratory cut-out faces after the last home game. We're going to miss you, girls! Girls Varsity Volleyball had a great season -- here are a couple of highlights from a two-day tourn...

Independent Athletes – Julia Stone and Natalie McCaffery

Independent Athletes – Julia Stone and Natalie McCaffery

Emma Raith

November 7, 2018


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Take a look at the independent sports of these owls! Natalie McCaffery — Natalie McCaffery recently competed in the Olympic Classes Regatta, hosted by the San Diego Yacht Club. With Saturday conditions of low winds, choppy water, and diagonal swells on the first day, the competition made for ...

FIFA’s Newest Release Review: FIFA 2019

FIFA’s Newest Release Review: FIFA 2019

Patrick Otte

November 2, 2018


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EA’s newest release of FIFA, FIFA 19 has its assets and liabilities. As all FIFA video games have done in the past, FIFA 19 entices the major soccer fan into having fun alongside their fellow gaming mates. Whether it be laughing at the new recent game mode or quaking in apprehension on an opponent'...

Interview With New Trainer

Interview With New Trainer

Macy Christal

October 11, 2018


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Where did you go to college? Endicott College. What previous schools have you worked at? I just graduated in May of this year. I have worked the past two summers on the Athletic Training Staff for the volleyball festival in Phoenix, One Soccer Camps, and Cate Sports Academy. When did you deci...

Girls Volleyball Builds a New Team

Girls Volleyball Builds a New Team

Phoebe Stein

June 11, 2018


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The second week of April marks the end of the Girls Sand Volleyball season.The girls played a total of 12 games and ended up with a record of four wins and eight losses. Freshmen Annie Gabler and Bea Lujan are two new members of the team. Both participated in girls indoor volleyball in the fa...

Girls Soccer

Girls Soccer

Kelly Bickett

May 19, 2018


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The Owls placed first overall in the Condor League, earning them a first-round seat in the CIF tournament. The Owl's first CIF opponent, Thacher, was aggressive. It was a physical game, making it tough to hold possession of the ball. The Owls scored first, making the game 1-0 in the first half. Ho...

Instant Replay: Fair or Foul?

Instant Replay: Fair or Foul?

Kelly Bickett and Javier Abrego

May 15, 2018


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Sports have always been unfair. Every game comes with human referees who make bad calls. In the past few years, instant replay, the ability to review controversial plays from multiple angles, has shed new light on sports in both negative and positive ways. On the one hand, instant replay ...

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