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Queens of the Court

Queens of the Court

Delaney Pietsch, Photojournalist

October 16, 2018


Filed under Sports

With every new year comes new players, along with old. Last year’s YLHS Varsity Women’s Volleyball team consisted mostly of seniors. Mrs. Chavez (Staff), the coach, had to bring in many new players up to Varsity. They have spent countless hours each day preparing for the season, especially the Esper...

Quad Squad’s Journey

Quad Squad’s Journey

Sarah Lemos, Photojournalist

October 16, 2018


Filed under Sports

During the summer, a local dance team from Orange County Performing Arts Academy known as quad squad had competed on NBC World of Dance. Caitlyn Guntle (11) and Reese Willis (10) competed with quad squad along with seven other girls until the team was unfortunately cut from the competition. The girl...

Run With The Stampede; Yorba Linda Cross Country

Run With The Stampede; Yorba Linda Cross Country

Sarah Lemos, Photojournalist

October 10, 2018


Filed under Sports

This fall sports season, the Yorba Linda High School cross country has been improving ever since the summer camp. The four coaches, Head Coach Vidal (staff), Coach Tim (staff), Coach Merza (staff), and Coach Allison (staff) all help to push the team members to become the very best. They love seeing the progre...

Mustang Stampede On! Eldo Vs. YL

Mustang Stampede On! Eldo Vs. YL

Salma Almoradi, Photojournalist

October 8, 2018


Filed under Sports

On the Friday night of September 28, 2018, it was a big night for the Yorba Linda High School football team. It was the most important game of the year: the rival game versus El Dorado High School. Although it was not the usual rival (Esperanza High School), the game was exceptional. With students from...

Is Dance an Art or Sport

Is Dance an Art or Sport

Eunice Ahn, Photojournalist

October 8, 2018


Filed under Sports

“Lebron James couldn’t do what you just did.” Jennifer Lopez said on the show World of Dance. This shows that no matter how good an athlete is, they cannot be great at everything. Even one of the greatest basketball players would probably not be able to dance as well as he can play basketball....

Field of Success: Mustang Football

Field of Success: Mustang Football

Sarah Lemos, Photojournalist

September 21, 2018


Filed under Sports

“Football takes a lot of responsibility and hard work, but the rewards are enough,” said Scott Giuliano (10), player #14 on the YLHS Junior Varsity team. The Yorba Linda Football program trains their players to be the best they can everyday. The coaches give players new plays to cover, and then the ...

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...

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...

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...

Behind The Friday Night Lights

Behind The Friday Night Lights

Amber Reddish, Photojournalist

September 28, 2017


Filed under Sports

Every Friday across the country high school students flood into their high school's football stadiums. Whether they are on the field, in the stands, or on the sidelines, they are all there for the same reason, to support the football team. At Yorba Linda High School our football team is facing some ma...

Mustangs Take Down Tough Troy Opponent

Mustangs Take Down Tough Troy Opponent

Brandon Russell, Section Editor

September 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

In the second regular season game for the Yorba Linda Football team, the Mustangs took down the Troy Warriors in an overwhelmingly come back 35-21 win in the fourth quarter. With much anticipation coming out of this game, there was pressure on the Mustang squad to perform and ultimately get the win over...

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