50 Hopefuls Attend Basketball Tryouts

December 10, 2011

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Boy’s Basketball tryouts were held for the upcoming 2011-2012 season in the gym November 7 through 9. Approximately 50 players came out to vie for spots on the Varsity and Junior Varsity teams. “We were looking for players who gave ...

Polo Season Success in spite of NCS Loss

Maya Harlev, Lifestyle Editor

December 10, 2011

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Acalanes ended the boys' water polo post season on the Cougars' own turf at last week's quarter finals match in the Soda Aquatic Center. Although the boys’ did not advance through to the NCS semifinals, the addition of new coa...

Volleyball Streak Ends in Albany

Jacob Ngai, Staff Writer

December 10, 2011

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After 4 sets with Albany in their NCS playoff game, the girls' volleyball season came to an end.  The loss was disappointing, but players still felt like they had achieved a lot by finishing undefeated in league competition and...

Winter Sport Preview: Girls’ Numbers up in Wrestling

Brooke Presten, staff writer

December 10, 2011

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As the fall sports season comes to a close, the winter sports season begins. Practice sessions have started for wrestling, basketball, and soccer. Several girls have decided to join wrestling, though it is a male-dominated s...

Freshmen Fortify Soccer’s Title Hopes

Casey Miller, Staff Writer

December 10, 2011

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With a pair of exceptional brothers, six new freshman recruits, and a united team mentality, boys' soccer is hoping to match its section title success of a year ago. Left forward Jeremy Raine is one of the new freshman players. ...

Basketball Waiting for Two-Sport Athletes

Brooke Presten, Staff Writer

December 10, 2011

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The boys’ varsity basketball team is missing key contributors due to the football squad's extended playoff run. Senior Griffin Piatt and Junior Jack Davis, are two double-sport stars spending more time on the field than on the...

SMC Soccer Loses in Playoffs

December 10, 2011

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Saint Mary’s Men’s soccer's post season run came to an end this Saturday against top ranked North Carolina. The Gaels had to travel 2,800 miles to face the Tar Heels. North Carolina was riding a 25 game win streak at their...

Austin Mancebo Leads Cheers

Austin Mancebo Leads Cheers

December 10, 2011

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