Whitney Update

Student vs. Staff basketball preview

March 23, 2010

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     In the ultimate rematch, students will face off March 24 against their teachers, trying to overturn last year's staff victory. The staff is currently 2-0 and has not had a student team come close to beginning them in prev...

Sophomore swimming with Olympians

February 10, 2010

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Fifteen percent fish. Eighty-five percent human. And 100 percent pure dedication. This perfect combination can only be an Olympic swimmer. But one hopeful sophomore shares the Olympians' determination, and a swim meet in Long...

Boys’ Basketball in crunch time

February 4, 2010

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Photo by Paige Transue on Jan. 13 against Lincoln   Half way through league play, the boys' varsity basketball team is already playing in crunch time. After getting off to a pretty good start in the pre-season with some qualit...

Wildcat Spirit

February 4, 2010

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Let me pose you a question and I want you to think about it. If you are a sports fan and your team hasn't even made playoffs or even a losing record, would you still support them, cheer for them, watch them, and show-off you are...

Basketball Playoffs on the Line

January 25, 2010

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      With both the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams under threat of not making playoffs, both have managed to win their last league games. The boys’ basketball team pulled off a 65-58 win against Placer High School...

Girls’ varsity basketball beats Rocklin for first time

December 18, 2009

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For the first time in 3 visits, the girls' varsity basketball team pulled a victory against Rocklin on Wednesday, Dec. 16. The score was 50-45. Before the game even started, the girls were ready to fight. "We...

Thanksgiving and Girls’ JV Basketball Practice

November 25, 2009

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Turkey. Mashed potatoes. Annoying relatives that are entirely awkward. And, of course, pie. It can only mean one thing: Thanksgiving. It is a time of family, but the most important fact of the matter is that students have no...

Girls’ water polo finishes season 26-5 after loss to Rio Americano

November 17, 2009

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The girls' varsity water polo team finished third in the SFL division with a record of 26-5 and made it to the second round of the playoffs before falling to Rio Americano last week. Along the way, other accomplishments made this...

With three PVL leaders, boys’ soccer team heads to playoffs

November 4, 2009

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    With a league banner under their belt already, the boys’ varsity soccer players hope to capture their first section championship this season. After coming off a long summer of conditioning the team has been prepared si...

Fall sports teams head to postseason

October 29, 2009

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Powder puff teams practice for Monday Night Football

October 24, 2009

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"I want quarterback!", " I want to be on the offense!", "I want to be the one that gets hurt the least," they said. Crowded around a group of desks, the sophomore powder puff players were in Ms. Suzie Main's history classroo...

Overtime leads to girls’ water polo victory

October 23, 2009

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      Splash, goal, and the crowd goes wild. That's the sound of victory at the pool!             On Oct. 6, the girls' varsity water polo team held its own against Woodcreek and battled into overtime.       "It was a t...

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