Softball Ends Season with Home Loss

Dree Ivanoff, Staff Writer

May 26, 2016

The girls' softball squad wrapped up their season with a 2-4 home loss against Dublin on May 19. Freshman softball player Hope Chu said the game was "tough". "We didn't get the outcome that we wanted," Chu said. However,...

Concussion Concern Continuing Controversy

Dree Ivanoff, Staff Writer

May 3, 2016

Public concern over the long term effects of concussions on athletes' brains has catalyzed change in "at risk" sports safety policies, but the future of these sports remains uncertain. The current "at-risk concussion sports"...

Simple Acts Make Big Difference

Dree Ivanoff, Staff writer

April 26, 2016

80% of the world lives in poverty, with individuals earning 10 dollars or less per day. There were an estimated 100 million homeless in 2005 alone, world-wide. 19.5 million people were reported as refugees in 2014. 795 million...

Science Bowl Squad Wins 2 Rounds

Dree Ivanoff, Staff Writer

March 17, 2016

The Science Club competed in the National Science Bowl on January 27 hosted by Livermore High School. The club won 2 out of 5 rounds of competition. Juniors Claire Matranga, Alexander Zerkle, and Kaveh Boostanpour, and seniors...

Boys Basketball Beats Piner

Dree Ivanoff, Staff Writer

March 1, 2016

The varsity boys basketball squad came up a winner against Piner in the 1st round NCS playoff game at home on February 24. The Cougars dominated to a 58-34 final score. "We're trying to send a message early to the teams we...

Spring Dance Celebrates March Madness

Dree Ivanoff, Staff Writer

February 5, 2016

The March Madness Dancewill be held in the gymnasium on March 25. The spring event was added to the calendar by Leadership after the Welcome Back Dance was canceled due to a broken water main at the beginning of the school...

Brothers Produce Film Fun

Brothers Produce Film Fun

December 15, 2015

Consistency Key to XC Success

Dree Ivanoff, Staff Writer

November 13, 2015

Though some coaching roles were different this year with long-time coach Chuck Woolridge stepping aside to provide primarily administrative support while Andy Lindquist took charge of day-to-day operations at practices, the Cougar cross...

Lunch Festivities Celebrate Halloween

Dree Ivanoff, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015

Halloween was celebrated a day early with an assortment of mini-games and other events hosted by Leadership in the quad during lunch on October 30. There were cakewalks, costume contests, an autopsy crime scene booth, scav...