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Yorba Linda Women’s Soccer in their CIF Run

Yorba Linda Women’s Soccer in their CIF Run

Emma Khamo, Section Editor

March 2, 2020

What started off as a rocky season for the lady mustangs, has quickly turned out to be a winning season for these girls. The soccer team started off with a record that consisted of 9 wins, 2 ties, and 5 losses during their preseason and conference play. The girls had started the league with a fabu...

Men’s Basketball Dominates at CIF

Men’s Basketball Dominates at CIF

Riley Pietsch, Photojournalist

March 2, 2020

Basketball is a sport that is often idolized greatly among many across the globe. Names like Michael Jordan and LeBron James are just a few of the most influential basketball players that have truly paved the way for the game.  Here at Yorba Linda High School, we pride ourselves on the fact that we too...

2020 NBA All-Star Saturday Night Recap

2020 NBA All-Star Saturday Night Recap

Blake Kingsbury, Photojournalist

February 26, 2020

The NBA All-Star Saturday Night is something that many sports fans look forward to every February. The night never fails to deliver unforgettable moments in all of the three events that take place. This year's All-Star Saturday Night, held in Chicago, Illinois, was certainly no exception to that regularity...

Best in the Field: YLHS Women’s Soccer

Best in the Field: YLHS Women’s Soccer

Katherine Ortiz, Photojournalist

February 9, 2020

As women’s soccer continues this season, YLHS cheers this program on, hoping to achieve victory. The freshman-sophmore team is currently first place this season, led by coach, Naomi Hernandez (Staff). This is Hernandez’s second year coaching our frosh team, succeeding in two consecutive years of first p...

The Rise of Women’s Varsity Soccer Captains

The Rise of Women’s Varsity Soccer Captains

Katherine Ortiz, Photojournalist

January 23, 2020

The anticipation and excitement for YLHS’s women’s soccer season has been building up. This team has won numerous league titles and YLHS will not expect anything less from these talented players. This year's team is led by captains, Neleah Dunlap (12), Yewon Shin (11), and Faith Hunt (12). Neleah...

Women’s Varsity Golf: A Force to be Reckoned With

Women’s Varsity Golf: A Force to be Reckoned With

Riley Pietsch, Photojournalist

January 14, 2020

Each year, Yorba Linda High School thrives in both sports and academics. With impressive teachers and coaches, it is undeniable that our students prove their excellence on and off the fields. Women’s Varsity Golf continuously makes their athleticism evident at Yorba Linda through their profound pe...

The History of Different Winter Sports

The History of Different Winter Sports

Fiona Salisbury, Photojournalist

January 14, 2020

During the winter season, participating in winter sports is a fun way to spend the holidays. Ashley Lee (9) says that her “favorite winter sport is skating because it is really fun and I enjoy watching skaters glide on the ice.” In California, some other popular winter sports include downhill skiing...

Women’s Varsity Tennis: Overflowing Talent

Women’s Varsity Tennis: Overflowing Talent

Riley Pietsch, Photojournalist

November 11, 2019

Tennis is a sport that only a few individuals seem to have mastered. With its need for intense dedication and perfected skills, most people overlook the sport when determining which hobby to devote their time to. Here at Yorba Linda High School, women’s varsity tennis is one of the highest-performin...

YLHS Football 2019 Season Recap

YLHS Football 2019 Season Recap

Blake Kingsbury, Photojournalist

November 6, 2019

The YLHS Varsity football team had yet another magnificent season this past fall. The Mustangs finished off the season with a record of 9-1 (including a 3-0 league record) after defeating Canyon High School last week by a score of 51-29, their best regular season record since 2013. The teams performan...

Football Game and Senior Night a Great Success

Football Game and Senior Night a Great Success

Janet Han, Section Editor

October 22, 2019

With a final score of 47:7 to beat Brea Olinda High School, Yorba Linda High School’s victory at the football game on Friday was a wonderful way to celebrate Senior Night, which also took place that day.  Spirits were high throughout the game and even before, as the senior football players, as well as c...

Flying Spirit, Cheer and Song 2019

Flying Spirit, Cheer and Song 2019

Katherine Ortiz, Photojournalist

October 8, 2019

Cheer and Song started their season off with a bang, at the first football game of the year against Valencia. These spirit leaders led the football team to victory with a score of 42-0.  At every football game, you can see cheer and song pumping up the players and the stable. These teams are at eve...

Making A Splash! Spotlight on Men’s Water Polo

Making A Splash! Spotlight on Men’s Water Polo

Zachary Ninomiya, Section Editor

October 8, 2019

“I remember the comeback in the game against Capo Valley.  We were down by four points. Ultimately, we won the game by four points,” Karson Criswell (12) recounts, describing one of the most memorable moments of the season.  “It was a long and hard-fought battle, and I remember feeling so hyped duri...

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