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The Madness of March

The Madness of March

Brooke Gagnon, Photojournalist

March 10, 2017


Filed under Sports

Let the Madness begin! The beginning of March Madness has arrived for basketball fans. It will kick off on March 14th and will conclude with the championship game on April 3rd. March Madness is the NCAA Division 1 single-elimination tournament to crown a champion. The tournament begins with sixty-eight...

NBA All-Star Weekend 2017

NBA All-Star Weekend 2017

Isaiah Seo, Photojournalist

March 7, 2017


Filed under Sports

On the third weekend of February, the best players in the National Basketball Association gathered in New Orleans for the traditional All-Star festivities.  All-Star weekend is one of the most entertaining sports events in the United States, and it draws a huge crowd every year, including many cele...

NCAA National Signing Day

NCAA National Signing Day

Nikita Kheni, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Today in the YLHS Library was our NCAA National Signing Day "celebration". Congratulations to the student-athletes who have committed to compete at the collegiate level next year. The athletes who signed letters of intent: Women's Soccer: Kristen Garrity- Cal Lutheran Women's Golf: Marcel ...

Getting Ready For The Track Season

Getting Ready For The Track Season

Bita Zadeh, Photojournalist

January 12, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

As the winter season is fading away, the spring sports season is approaching. After a long time of watching the other sports’ seasons and watching them work hard, it is now the time for track to shine. They are out on the field running and working out every day, getting stronger for the hard season...

Finding a New Home

Finding a New Home

Sarah Ruggles, Photojournalist

January 10, 2017


Filed under Sports

After 15 years of working to get a stadium built in San Diego, the Chargers finally found out from San Diego city voters whether they want to build a new stadium that keeps the team in town. The answer, at least for the project as it currently stands, was a resounding no. With 100 percent of pre...

The Year of Awards

The Year of Awards

Sarah Ruggles, Photojournalist

January 10, 2017


Filed under Sports

Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager was named the 2016 Sporting News National League Rookie of the Year on Monday, making him the first Dodgers in 21 years to be honored with this title. Also, Dodgers player Dave Roberts was named the 2016 Sporting News National League Manager of the Year on Monday,...

Fall Sports Off-Season–Girls Golf and Tennis

Christine Ding, Photojournalist

December 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

As the fall sports season is fading away, the winter sports season is approaching. After a long time of season competing, players finally get to have some time to relax and enjoy the off-season. However, some people may ask, how do the players practice during off-season? Fall sports including golf and ...

CIF Division 8 Football Championship Game

CIF Division 8 Football Championship Game

Isaiah Seo, Photojournalist

December 26, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

On the very cold and windy night of December 2, the Yorba Linda Mustangs and the Burbank Bulldogs squared off in the CIF Division 8 football championship game.  Both teams had amazing seasons, and it all culminated in the game on Friday night. At 7 p.m. the Bulldogs kicked off to the Mustangs, who proceeded...

Womens Water Polo Season Officially Starts

Womens Water Polo Season Officially Starts

Madeleine Katz, Photojournalist

December 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Yorba Linda High School womens water polo team has been working hard to get into shape for the water polo season with summer camps, weight training, practice, and lots of hard work. The women's’ water polo season has officially started and the varsity team played their first tournament on Frid...

Getting Ready for Women’s Basketball Season

Getting Ready for Women’s Basketball Season

Bita Zadeh, Photojournalist

December 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

Women’s basketball season is almost here and that means the girls are working with all they’ve got. They have been pushing themselves since the summer, training all the time, and hoping to be the best that they can be.   A new year means a new team and some girls could handle it and others...

Frosh/Soph First Basketball Game

Frosh/Soph First Basketball Game

Neil Bondoc, Photojournalist

December 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

The frosh/soph Yorba Linda High School Mustang basketball team is back and better. They won their first game, beating Orange Lutheran fifty - three to thirty - eight. The top two scorers on the Mustangs were Sam Kolb with twelve points and Connor Platt with ten points, Matthew Gerw says, “ the team we...

NBA 2016-2017 Season Tip-off

NBA 2016-2017 Season Tip-off

Isaiah Seo, Photojournalist

December 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

After four months of waiting, NBA fans all around the world were enthused at the start of the 2016-2017 season on October 25.  Two weeks in, there have already been many surprises and predictions. Several players started off the season with a bang, quickly becoming early MVP candidates.  Some of...

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