Caver Football Comes Up Short

Sydney Morgan, staff writer, senior
January 13, 2016
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“I BELIEVE THAT WE WILL WIN, I BELIEVE THAT WE WILL WIN!” chant the SDHS students. Friday, Oct 16, was the big Homecoming game. This competition with Clairemont High Chieftains would determine the fate of the team’s opportunity to participate in the CIF playoffs. Electricity filled the air and...

Eating Disorders Affect High School Students

Athena Cather Cruz, managing editor/staff writer
January 13, 2015
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In today’s society, U.S. high school students need to be heavily involved in school to stand out as a university candidate. It can range from varsity athletics and student government to after-school clubs. Pupils participating in multiple extracurricular activities and enrolled in accelerated or advanced...

Our In-Booth Persona

Liz Anne Norby, staff writer, student life
November 10, 2014
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Ernest Broom is the San Diego High School football sports announcer and has a natural gift for exciting a crowd. Even an interview with Smith is an experience, but does the caver have school pride? In response to being San Diego High’s new sports announcer, he says, “I feel more special than...

Weekly Sports Schedule 10/25 – 10/31

Brianna Villanueva, editor in chief
October 25, 2014
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Girls Golf Individual Match Play Oct. 27-30/Torrey Pines/TBA Girls Tennis Section Playoffs Oct. 27-30/ TBA / TBA Girls Volleyball Crawford 10-28 / HOME / 4:30 Girls Volleyball Clairemont 10-30 / Clairemont / 4:30 Football Patrick Henry 10-31 / Patrick Henry / 6:00 ...

Athlete of the Week

October 17, 2014
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Name Raylon Goodman Sport Football Grade 12 GPA 3.5 School Business and Leadership Experience 4 years Position DT, RG Best Memory Freshman football 2011 Best Coach Coach Kimbrough Best Play Interception turned touchdown against Hoover, 2012. ...

Fresh Sport Terms

October 16, 2014
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Caddie: person hired to carry golf clubs. Bunker: hallow on a golf course covered with long grass or sand or both. Approaching the net: aggressive attack on the ball where the tennis player shifts from the back of the court closer to the net, in an opportunity to terminate the ball. Drag Volley:...

Fresh Sport Terms

October 9, 2014
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Fresh Sport Terms Golf - Ace: An ace is a hole in one. Approaching the Green: A hit in which the ball is reaching the green. Tennis - Advantage: Point after deuce which is awarded to the player with the “advantage”. Deuce: When the game is tied at 40, the score is called deuce. The player...

Refaced

October 7, 2014
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  The puzzling image in the center of the SDHS football field leaves many of the students guessing at what the character is. Caver Bob has been replaced since last season. Thrown out is the old, cartoonish Caver Bob, making way for the new improved field. Although all can agree with the new field...

Aaron Hernandez: Not Guilty

Michele Stachowiak, Writer
June 6, 2014
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Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez ended the lives of two people in a double homicide on July 16, 2012. The two men were shot about six weeks before Hernandez signed a five-year, $40 million contract with the Patriots on August 27, 2012. Prosecutors say that Hernandez felt ...

Volleyball

Brianna Villanueva, editor in chief/staff writer
June 6, 2014
Filed under Sports

Volleyball is one of the world's most popular sports and is played by more than 800 million people on the planet at least once a week. The game of volleyball was invented in 1895 by William G. Morgan, a teacher at a YMCA in Holyoke, Massachusetts. He combined parts of tennis, baseball, basketball and...

Is cheer a sport?

Brianna Villanueva, Editor in Chief/Staff Writer
June 4, 2014
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What is a sport? What does it take for a sport to be an actual sport? The definition of a sport is an activity involving physical exertion and skill in which an individual or team competes against another or others for entertainment. My real question is, is cheer a sport? The book definition of a cheer...

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