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YLHS Women’s Cross Country

YLHS Women’s Cross Country

Hailee Ramirez, Editor

October 9, 2016


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Throughout the years, YLHS women’s cross country program has had many improvements and has been continuing to exceed drastically. This season the coaches and athletes have been striving to be better than last year and gain more achievements. Of course, the season has just began with only five meets...

Death of Golf Icon: Arnold Palmer

Death of Golf Icon: Arnold Palmer

Stephen Serrano, Photojournalist

October 4, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports

A beloved golfer, inventor of a famous beverage, and positive role model, Arnold Palmer, recently passed away on September 25, 2016. Arnold Palmer is an infamous golfer and now a past legend. Palmer’s enthusiasm for the game of golf has inspired an abundance amount of golfers and young people in gen...

JV Women’s Tennis

JV Women’s Tennis

Bita Zadeh, Photojournalist

October 4, 2016


Filed under Sports

Girl’s tennis season is here and that means time for sweat and hard work. The girls have been active since the summer trying to up their game to perfection. A new year means new girls and of course only the best will do. Tryouts to find new additions to the team were held in August under the guidance...

Paralympic Games of 2016

Paralympic Games of 2016

Brooke Gagnon, Photojournalist

September 27, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Olympics officially wrapped up on September 18th in Rio de Janeiro with the closing ceremony of the Paralympic Games. The festivities began on September 7th at the Maracanã Stadium with the theme "Todo Mundo tem um Coração,"  which translates to "Everybody Has a Heart." In total, 159 National...

Trouble on the Mound

Sarah Ruggles, Photojournalist

September 27, 2016


Filed under Sports

Tragedy struck the pitcher’s mound on September 4th at the Angel’s vs Mariners baseball game in Seattle. During the game, Angels’ Matt Shoemaker was drilled in the side of the head by a ball hit by Mariners’ Kyle Seager at a speed of 105mph, and was immediately rushed to the hospital. Matt ...

Kicking Off the NFL Season

Kicking Off the NFL Season

Isaiah Seo, Photojournalist

September 21, 2016


Filed under Sports

Boom!  The 2016-17 NFL season has successfully kicked off!  People all over the world are celebrating as the long wait since February is finally over.  As usual, there was and is a huge amount of hype over the season this year.  Whether it’s Super Bowl favorites, fantasy football sleepers, or c...

YLHS Boys’ Basketball

YLHS Boys’ Basketball

Neil Bondoc, Photojournalist

September 14, 2016


Filed under Sports

The YLHS boys tryouts debuted last Tuesday September 6th, in the gymnasium for the 2016 season, hosted by Coach Pietsch. From all the hard decisions during the tryouts, Pietsch states, “Our tryouts this season were unbelieveable. We had the most players try out ever...at 104. We had to trim our...

Muhammad Ali’s Death

Muhammad Ali’s Death

Brooke Gagnon, Photojournalist

June 6, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

Muhammad Ali the professional American boxer passed away Friday afternoon (6/03/15) peacefully in Scottsdale Arizona. Ali was 74. Muhammad Ali, born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr., was born in Louisville Kentucky to parents, Cassius Marcellus Clay and Sr. Odessa Grady Clay, and had one younger brother,...

Death of Former Saints Player

Death of Former Saints Player

Brooke Gagnon, Photojournalist

April 12, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

This past weekend, on Saturday, April 9th, former New Orleans Saints defensive end star Will Smith died from fatal gunshot wounds. According to the police, a man was killed and a woman was wounded in a New Orleans double shooting on Saturday night. The man was later identified by witnesses and law enforcement...

The Voice Behind the Game

The Voice Behind the Game

Brooke Gagnon, Photojournalist

April 12, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

Legendary announcer Vin Scully begins his final season as a Dodgers commentator. On Tuesday, the Los Angeles Dodgers have their home opener against the Diamondbacks, and this marks the beginning of Vin Scully's final season.   This will be Scully's 67th and final season as the voice of the...

End of an Era

End of an Era

Brooke Gagnon, Photojournalist

April 12, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016, marks the last game that Kobe Bryant will ever play in. Kobe will wrap up his 20th and final NBA season against the Utah Jazz at 7:30 P.M.   There is nobody like Kobe Bryant. The Black Mamba, as people have referred to him to for his deadly accuracy in his shots,...

Breaking Records?

Breaking Records?

Brooke Gagnon, Photojournalist

April 12, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

The record for the most wins in an NBA regular season is 72 games. This was achieved by the 1995-1996 Chicago Bulls time, who accomplished what no team had done before or since - winning 70 games and finishing the season with a history making 72-10 record.   Winning 18 games in a row in one...

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