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YLHS Swim: Season Update and the Beginning of Leagues

YLHS Swim: Season Update and the Beginning of Leagues

Emily Ito, Photojournalist

April 16, 2018


Filed under Sports

Yorba Linda High School Aquatics has kicked off another exciting season. Swimmers are striving to set school records, improve their times, and make it to CIF Finals. Each athlete is training hard to make the 2018 season the best one yet. The YLHS swimmers started their season off right, with a clean s...

Breaking Records and Limits

Breaking Records and Limits

Janet Han, Photojournalist

March 20, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

Imagine speeding down a hill at 80 miles per hour, balancing on a pair of skis and poles as the snow piles up even higher. Now, try imagining doing that while being visually or physically impaired. It sounds pretty impossible to most, but over 500 incredibly determined and talented athletes did exact...

Getting into the Swing of Things

Getting into the Swing of Things

Allison Harris, Photojournalist

March 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Yorba Linda Mustangs baseball season returns for another astounding year on the field. A new season with a fresh start is what the the team yearns to pursue new goals and set higher standards for each individual player and as a whole. Each athlete hopes to be challenged and with that challenge, they w...

Medals, Snow, and Olympics

Medals, Snow, and Olympics

Janet Han, Photojournalist

March 15, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

This year, unity, innovation, and athletic ability came together for the spectacular 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Hosted in Pyeongchang, South Korea, from February 9th to February 25, they brought together an entire world of top-notch athletes in a breathtaking battle for gold. A grand total...

Mustang Madness

Mustang Madness

Allie Steward, Photojournalist

November 19, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports

Mustang’s are excited to hear that as football season draws to a close, basketball season is just beginning. All the hype students have doesn't have to end just yet. Thursday, November 16, our basketball teams killed it at Mustang Madness. The freshman, junior varsity, varsity, and YLHS basketball...

2017 World Series Champions

2017 World Series Champions

November 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

And… The Astros win! The 2017 MLB names the Houston Astros World Series Champions. After countless games and months of practicing, everything paid off for this one Texan team, and seven exciting games kept each baseball fan fascinated throughout the entire series. The Astros have appeared in the World Series...

How Small Can the Olympic Gymnastics Team Get?

How Small Can the Olympic Gymnastics Team Get?

Allie Steward, Photojournalist

November 2, 2017


Filed under Sports

Every four years people anticipate the Olympic Games. They prepare to see their favorite sports air on television and some even fly to the select country to watch the events live. There are tons of Olympic sports, however the majority of people stick to watching three or four events and skipping the...

Kaepernick Unemployed

Kaepernick Unemployed

Amanda Chung, Photojournalist

October 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

Since Kaepernick officially opted out of the final season of his contract with the NFL in order to become an unrestricted free agent, he has yet to be signed into a new team; he has been a free agent since March. Criminal defense attorney Mark Geragos, Kaepernick’s lawyer, confirmed that he is fil...

2017 World Series

2017 World Series

Paige Weingarten, Editor-in-Chief

October 26, 2017


Filed under Sports

The pennants have been won, the contenders have been named, the stage has been set for the pinnacle of the Major League Baseball world; the 2017 World Series has officially begun. 30 teams began the season with high hopes of victory, and after 162 games only 2 are left standing, the National League...

Proud to Be Mustangs

Proud to Be Mustangs

Jaylin Mandley, Editor

October 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Cheering, music playing, laughing, smiling, talking, snacking, supporting. These are just some of the lively activities you can experience amongst the crowd of a Yorba Linda High School football game. Although some students that go to the football games don’t even watch football, there is something ab...

YLHS Women’s Tennis Exciting Year

YLHS Women’s Tennis Exciting Year

October 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Tuesday, September 19, Women’s Varsity Tennis took on Yorba Linda’s rival school, Esperanza, and came out with an epic defeat of 17-1. Varsity Women’s Tennis was able to continue their reign of champions considering they had won last year as well. This year on the varsity team, Yorba Linda t...

LA Loves October

LA Loves October

Paige Weingarten, Editor-in-Chief

October 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

Welcome to fall. While millions of people everywhere celebrate the return of pumpkin spice season, October also brings the long-awaited MLB postseason, and for the fifth year in a row, the Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their spot in the race for the rings with the National League West Division title. Following...

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