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Abby Wambach DUI

Abby Wambach DUI

Nicole Truong, Sports Editor

April 11, 2016


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Just a few months ago, on December 16, 2015, soccer legend Abby Wambach officially announced her retirement and took the field for the last time as a USWNT player. Playing her last game against the People's Republic of China, Wambach played 71 minutes as honorary captain. Now, only four months after...

Villanova Upsets North Carolina

Villanova Upsets North Carolina

Nicole Truong, Sports Editor

April 10, 2016


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On April 4th, the Villanova Wildcats upset the North Carolina Tarheels 77-74 to win the NCAA Division I National Championship Title. This is the Wildcats' first championship title since 1985. With both teams going back and forth all game to hold the lead, the game was ultimately won when Villanova junior...

Angels Baseball Season Preview

Angels Baseball Season Preview

Jordan Coley, Sports Editor

April 4, 2016


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Once again America’s past time has returned. The Major League Baseball season is set to begin April fourth, with a few teams beginning on the third. Much went on during the lengthy offseason. Big moves included star pitcher David Price signing with the Red Socks, outfielder Jason Heyward signing with...

YLHS Men’s Volleyball Season Has Approached!

YLHS Men’s Volleyball Season Has Approached!

Hailee Ramirez, Photojournalist

March 16, 2016


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Mustangs! It is that time of the year again, Men's volleyball season. Men's volleyball is a major athletic program at YLHS that consists of three different teams, which are varsity, junior varsity, and frosh-soph.  Daniel Hart is the head coach of varsity, second season of coaching YLHS, and currently...

Back to Back Ballers of YL

Back to Back Ballers of YL

Daania Kalam, Photojounalist

February 18, 2016


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Once again the Mustang men’s basketball team has dominated and remained undefeated. This season they have set multiple records and are continuing on for CIF. These Mustangs have been lead by Coach Jason Pietsch and captains Josh Miller and Isaac Douglas. Having dominated on the court the Mustangs have ...

College Football Championship Recap

College Football Championship Recap

Jordan Coley, Sports Editor

January 21, 2016


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This past college football season was one for the books. Forty-one bowl games were played this year, but only one national champion was crowned. Alabama took home the national championship once again. While Alabama remained on top for another year, many other teams made notable strides this season. While...

Abby Wambach Retires as #GOAT

Abby Wambach Retires as #GOAT

Nicole Truong, Sports Editor

January 19, 2016


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On December 16, 2015, USWNT legend Abby Wambach took the field for the last time in her illustrious soccer career. The USWNT ended their 10-game victory tour, playing China PR at the New Orleans' Superdome. As the honorary team captain for the game, Wambach played 71 minutes before subbing out for the...

Farewell 24

Farewell 24

Brooke Gagnon, Photojournalist

January 19, 2016


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Kobe Bryant, after 20 seasons in the NBA, has finally announced that “this season is all I have left to give.”  On November 29th, 2015, Kobe Bryant released a poem, titled “Dear Basketball,” on the website, Players’ Tribune, to officially announce his retirement at the end of the 2015-201...

Tide Turned

Tide Turned

Brooke Gagnon, Photojournalist

January 19, 2016


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On Monday, January 12th, 2016, in the second BCS National Championship Game, the number two ranked Alabama Crimson Tide defeated the number one seeded, previously undefeated Clemson Tigers, 45-40.   Coming into the game, the Tigers were heavily favored and predicted to win, as they had a record...

Big Year for USWNT

Big Year for USWNT

Nicole Truong, Sports Editor

January 19, 2016


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The USWNT had a big year in 2015, headlined by its World Championship title after winning the FIFA Women's World Cup this past summer. 2015 was a big year filled with many victories, as well as many goodbyes to the players who retired. Here is a look back on the past year for the USWNT.   Over...

Mustang Madness Recap

Mustang Madness Recap

Anais Gomez, Photo journalist

December 8, 2015


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Heads up, Mustang fans! Friday, November 20, was the kickoff to the new basketball season. Mustang Madness was filled with enthusiastic fans celebrating the 2016 season with sumo wrestling; performances from Dance Company, cheer, and song; and matches among the players, coaches, and alumni. The event...

Angels Season Recap

Angels Season Recap

Jordan Coley, Sports Editor

October 29, 2015


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The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim recently concluded their 2015 regular season. Finishing third in the American League West, the Angels missed the post-season by a few games. While they were several games back from clinching the western division title, the team almost rallied enough to win the second...

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