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Boxing provides alternative workout

Boxing provides alternative workout

Neely Metz, Features Editor

February 2, 2017


Filed under Sports & Fitness

A popular exercise in the routines of supermodels like Karlie Kloss, Gigi Hadid and Adriana Lima, boxing has also become a staple workout among some students looking for an exhilarating and effective way to stay in shape. “I started boxing because I thought it would be good exercise, but it’s a sup...

Varsity basketball travels to Redding for tournament

Varsity basketball travels to Redding for tournament

Olivia Mohun, Reporter

January 6, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sports & Fitness

The Varsity basketball team left school early and drove north to Redding, California today for a three-day tournament. Chaperoned by Athletics Director Elena De Santis and coach Reynolds Marquette, the team is set to play three games this weekend, their first being tonight, against Eureka High Sch...

Basketball preseason losses motivate change

Basketball preseason losses motivate change

Asha Khanna and Anna Doggett

January 5, 2017


Filed under Sports & Fitness, Sports Showcase

Varsity basketball is looking to revamp and improve its plays after placing fourth in the Marin Academy Invitational Tournament this past weekend. “The goal of the year really have nothing to do with wins and losses,” Coach Reynolds Marquette said. “We are playing the toughest schedule we’ve play...

Friday night choices have Saturday morning consequences

Friday night choices have Saturday morning consequences

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor

December 8, 2016


Filed under Sports & Fitness

Going out on a Friday night can lead to drinking or drug use, but athletes might have to ask themselves if that night of partying was really worth it when it comes time to play a basketball game or run at a cross country meet while battling a hangover. “I’ve had times when I’ve been under the influence the day before and I’ve had to go to a practice hungover...

Sophomores, seniors join SHHS wrestling team

Sophomores, seniors join SHHS wrestling team

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

December 8, 2016


Filed under Sports & Fitness

After years of casually competing with her male cousins, sophomore Sofia Pirri realized she wanted to further pursue wrestling, however Convent’s lack of an official team forced her to explore another option — joining the boys team at Stuart Hall. “I’ve just always had that competitive spirit in...

Varsity volleyball loses playoff game to Marin Academy

Varsity volleyball loses playoff game to Marin Academy

Jordan Russell and Cece Giarman

October 26, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sports & Fitness

The varsity volleyball team prepared for their Bay Counties League West playoff game today but was unable to defeat Marin Academy. “It’s a really big deal [that] we played in the playoffs because we didn’t go last year, and we haven't been for two years,” senior Bea Williams said. “It’s...

Varsity volleyball loses first league game

Varsity volleyball loses first league game

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

September 14, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sports & Fitness

Varsity volleyball lost its first league game against the Urban Blues today in five sets, as players now look to regroup and refocus as the full season awaits. Six members of the team are new and have never played at the varsity level. “Our team is very inexperienced,” senior Dot Wetmore sa...

Volleyball teams utilized daily practice time to improve skills for upcoming game

Volleyball teams utilized daily practice time to improve skills for upcoming game

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor

August 25, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Sports & Fitness

Both the JV and varsity volleyball teams spent practices this week preparing for their third games of the season tomorrow against the Drew School. “We’ve definitely been practicing our hitting and rotations to make sure we go after every ball,” JV team member Giulia Oltranti said. “We want to b...

Volleyball and cross-country teams get a head start on tryouts, training

Volleyball and cross-country teams get a head start on tryouts, training

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

August 20, 2016


Filed under Sports & Fitness, Sports Showcase

In anticipation for a game today and upcoming meets, volleyball and cross-country teams started racing through the city and spiking down on the hardwood during the early summer. Cross-country began practicing mid-June for three days-a-week at Stuart Hall High School and Golden Gate Park. “We...

Fitbit fuels competition

Grace Ainslie, Senior Reporter

May 18, 2016


Filed under Sports & Fitness, Sports Showcase

Faculty members from each of the four schools and Central Services are competing with each other throughout the month of May as part of a Fitbit Challenge through the Wellness Program, designed to encourage faculty members’ healthy habits. Participants received Fitbits, a device which counts how ma...

Junior selected as league MVP

Junior selected as league MVP

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

May 17, 2016


Filed under Sports & Fitness, Sports Showcase

Junior Ally Arora has been playing soccer since kindergarten, so it’s no surprise that she took over the BCL Central League this season and won league MVP. Arora led the league in goals and assists with 17 goals and 5 assists, according to MaxPreps. “She adds that competitive edge that some of ...

Soccer players shoot for equal pay

Soccer players shoot for equal pay

Claire Kosewic, Senior Reporter

May 17, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Sports & Fitness, Sports Showcase

Female soccer players from the United States Women’s National Team made headlines for filing a wage discrimination complaint against the United States Soccer Federation, claiming they are not fairly compensated compared to their male counterparts. “A lot of young girls look up to the women’s ...

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