Athletes Continue Training Independently

Sofia Blaj, Staff Reporter

May 20, 2020

While the Coronavirus pandemic has halted high school sports for the spring season, athletes are continuing to train, though in a modified fashion. Freshman Caroline McCool, a cross country runner and a track and field athlete,...

Top Distance Runners Post Record-Board Relay Mark

Jessica Rosiak and Gracie Woidat

May 20, 2020

Led by a 4-minute and 21-second leg from Senior Cayden Hein, members of the track & field squad posted a virtual 4 x 1600-meter relay mark during the weekend of May 2 that would put them on the all-time record board. 11...

Harvard Commit Continues Training through Pandemic

Kylie Choi, Staff Reporter

May 11, 2020

While the high school spring sport season has been canceled due to the current pandemic, varsity swimmer junior Maggie Buckley has plenty of reasons to keep training, not the least of which is her recent verbal commitment to the...

Athletic Teams Respond to Disrupted Spring Season

Sarah Naughten, Sports Editor

April 28, 2020

Due to federal and state health guidelines, the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) announced its decision to cancel all section, regional, and state championships for the spring 2020 season on April 3. However, pending...

Basketball Beats De La Salle for NorCal Crown

Jessica Rosiak, News Editor

April 7, 2020

The boys' basketball team upset the De La Salle Spartans 54-49 to claim the NorCal Championship title on March 10. The win would have given the team the chance to compete for the State title for the 2nd year in a row but the Ca...

Athletes Hold out Hope for Spring Season Reinstatement

Sarah Naughten and Gracie Woidat

March 30, 2020

On March 13, all California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) spring sports were suspended until April 3, when CIF will make a decision about whether or not they will be able to resume. This, along with mandates issued by the sta...

Basketball Denied 2nd-Consecutive State-Title Shot

Sarah Naughten and Gracie Woidat

March 24, 2020

For the 2nd consecutive year, the varsity boys' basketball team advanced to the State Championship game. However, the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) canceled all of the remaining CIF games due to the COVID-19 pande...

O’Dowd Extends JV Lacrosse Losing Streak

Sofie Blaj, Staff Writer

March 10, 2020

With several players sidelines with injuries, the girls' junior varsity lacrosse team was beaten by Bishop O'Dowd on March 3 in Bob Wilson Stadium.  It was the 3rd consecutive loss for the team. The Cougars were up by 3 points...

2nd-Half Run Lifts Lacrosse over Acalanes

Gracie Woidat, Lifestyle Editor

March 7, 2020

The boys' varsity lacrosse team fought its way to victory during the 3rd and 4th quarters to defeat the Acalanes Dons on February 29 at Bob Wilson Stadium. The Cougars won the conference game 7-5 after trailing at the half 5-3. According...