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Varsity Girls’ Soccer Draws Westlake in Pre-Playoff Game

Varsity Girls’ Soccer Draws Westlake in Pre-Playoff Game

Emily Lu, Sports Editor
March 22, 2017
Filed under Soccer

In preparation for the playoffs, the varsity girls’ soccer team battled for a scoreless game against the Westlake Chaps on Tuesday, March 21. After a penalty shoot-out featuring five players from the opposing teams, the result remained a tie with each side successfully scoring three. Though...

Lobera Leads JV White Boys’ Soccer to 6-1 Victory

Lobera Leads JV White Boys’ Soccer to 6-1 Victory

Emily Lu, Sports Editor
March 7, 2017
Filed under Soccer

The JV White Boys’ soccer team dominated in an incredible game against Stony Point with a score of 6-1. Daniel Lobera ‘19 led the Warriors with four goals, while Delling Deng ‘20 and Eduardo Sanchez ‘20 both contributed a point to the board as well. “We did a really good job playing to...

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Ties With Cedar Ridge

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Ties With Cedar Ridge

Jaycie High, Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under Soccer

With the kickoff at 7:45 p.m., the varsity boys’ soccer team (0-0) played against the Cedar Ridge Raiders (0-0) on Tuesday, Feb. 14. Before the game the boys felt confident that they could defeat the Raiders, but in the end  they ended the game with a 0-0 score. In the first half of the gam...

Koch, Kriz Ensure Victory for Varsity Girls’ Soccer Against Hendrickson

Koch, Kriz Ensure Victory for Varsity Girls’ Soccer Against Hendrickson

Julia Kurtz and Fallon McDonald
February 2, 2017
Filed under Soccer

The varsity girls’ soccer team destroyed the Hendrickson Hawks 1-0 during their first district game on Friday, Jan. 27 at the Warrior Bowl. As the game began, the Warriors made their way towards the goal, the Hawks’ defense was on their heels ready to strike. A defensive player from the Ha...

JV Girls’ Soccer Falls to Hendrickson 1-2

JV Girls’ Soccer Falls to Hendrickson 1-2

Nicole Dhar
February 1, 2017
Filed under Soccer

The JV girls’ soccer team had their first district game on Friday, Jan. 27 against the Hendrickson Hawks. After a slow start in the first half, Hendrickson scored in the final minutes. Starting the second half Leah Zahm ‘20 scored early on. Ultimately the Hawks secured the lead in the last minutes of t...

JV Orange Boys’ Soccer Comes Up Short Against Vandegrift

JV Orange Boys’ Soccer Comes Up Short Against Vandegrift

Aryan Patel, Reporter
January 27, 2017
Filed under Soccer

The JV Orange Boys’ soccer team faced off against the Vandegrift Vipers on Friday, Jan. 20 at 5:30 p.m. at the Warrior Bowl. The Warriors did well keeping the Vipers from any opportunities to score and making the Vipers lose possession. However, the Vipers snatched the win with a score of 0-...

JV White Boys’ Soccer Vanquished by Vandegrift

JV White Boys’ Soccer Vanquished by Vandegrift

Aryan Patel, Reporter
January 26, 2017
Filed under Soccer

The JV White Boys’ soccer team faced off against the Vandegrift Vipers on Jan. 20 at 4:30 p.m. at the Warrior Bowl. The game was action packed as the game consisted of many tackles and fouls especially during the first half of the game. The Warriors were able to keep the game tied at 0-0 durin...

Rodriguez, Vrudhula Lead Varsity Boys’ Soccer To Victory Over Vandegrift

Rodriguez, Vrudhula Lead Varsity Boys’ Soccer To Victory Over Vandegrift

Katie Lawton, Photographer
January 23, 2017
Filed under Soccer

The varsity boys’ soccer team earned a win against the Vandegrift Vipers in an exciting game on Friday, Jan. 20. After fighting hard from start to finish, the Warriors ended the game with a final score of 2-0. But this win didn’t come easily; lots of hard work went into preparing for tough...