The Broadview

Sports to resume in person

Senior Cecilia Mcquid works out on Syufy Court. Mcquid attends workouts twice a week since it was offered on Nov. 16.
Volleyball and track begin while other teams are pushed back
December 15, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE The California Interscholastic Federation announced Dec. 1 that the California Department of Public Health will not allow schools to start full in-person practices before Jan. 1. Although...

Skateboarding popularity resurges in San Francisco

Sophomore Azadeh Reiskin often skates in Forest Hill after school to get some fresh air and exercise. Some skaters gravitate towards skate parks, but for many of them, skating in residential areas also proves to be more appealing and lowkey.
Trendy skating culture becomes increasingly prevalent
October 26, 2020

With trend-setting fashion, a tight-knit community and a unique demographic, skateboarding has become a staple on San Francisco’s streets.  The sport has recently become a trend among social media...

Regulations control transgender athletes

September 24, 2020

The international governing body for the sport of athletics, World Athletics, recently banned Olympic gold medalist Caster Semenya from 2021 Olympics track and field events due to a rare genetic health...

College recruitment turns virtual

Senior Ella Ghazinouri practices with Marin Rowing Association in Greenbrae during sunset. Ghazinouri is contacting Division-I coaches virtually since the NCAA has banned in-person recruitment.
NCAA bans in-person contact between coaches and athletes
September 24, 2020

The National Collegiate Athletic Association has banned all in-person Division-I recruiting due to COVID-19 health concerns until Jan. 1, but coaches are allowed to be in contact with athletes as long...

Team conditioning continues online

Junior Takouhi Asdorian does squats for her field hockey workout. Every week, the field hockey team meet every Monday for 30 minutes.
Athletes participate in school-provided workouts
September 24, 2020

 The postponement of fall sports has caused teams and student-athletes to find different ways to stay connected while training and conditioning virtually.  Cross-country coach Michael Buckley and...

Professional sports teams protest racial inequality

San Francisco 49ers players kneel during the national anthem to protest police brutality and racial injustice at a game in 2017. This was one form of protest in sports used three years ago that members of certain teams, such as the San Francisco Giants, employ today.
Teams cancel and postpone games in response to Jacob Blake shooting
August 31, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE Last week, professional basketball, soccer, and baseball teams postponed games in protest of police brutality sparked by a shooting. One basketball team, the Milwaukee Bucks, decided not...

Season lost, memories celebrated

Seniors reflect on lost final sports season
May 20, 2020

As I rounded the bend at Kezar Stadium in the 200-meter dash on March 6, I did not know that those last 100 meters to the finish line would be the last of my high school track career.  The administration...

Soccer players attend introduction meeting

Coaches Spencer Irwin and Elena DeSantis address potential soccer participants about the program. The purpose of this meeting was to provide students with essential information about the upcoming season.
September 25, 2019

Students hoping to play girls’ soccer during the winter gathered together in a pre-season meeting this morning in Siboni.  Prospective players from all grades attended the meeting at Convent this...

Student Council prepares for back to school dance

Junior Aly Bannister hands Financial Officer Mira White the fee for Chick-fil-A at the dance on Friday. Students have three meal choices, one of which is vegetarian.
August 22, 2019

Student Council will be setting up tables during First and Second Lunch to take dinner orders for the upcoming dance on Friday.  The anticipated dance, titled “The Kickoff,” is an annual social event...

Spring sports have their first games

Freshman Shana Ong runs the 100-meter dash during practice in preparation for the track and field team’s first meet on Friday. Spring sports including swimming, badminton, lacrosse, and track and field are all scheduled to have their first games this week.
February 27, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE This week spring sports including track and field, badminton, lacrosse, and swimming have their first games and meets. The lacrosse team was scheduled to play Head Royce on Tuesday but the...

Students bundle up as cold weather hits Bay Area

Seniors Isabella Bermejo and Molly Brown eat lunch in the main hall while wearing multiple layers. Temperatures in San Francisco averaged around low 40s this week and even lead to snow on high peaks around the Bay Area.
February 6, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE With temperatures averaging low 40s this week, students are cranking up the heat at home and bundling up during classes and extracurriculars in parkas, trench coats, beanies and gloves. “I've...

Varsity volleyball team advances to NCS Championship

Senior Emily Kanellos hits the ball down to the opposing team's court in a game against San Domenico. The varsity volleyball team won this league game 3-0.
November 2, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE With their 3-0 win against The Bay School of San Francisco on Wednesday Oct. 31 in the semifinals, the varsity volleyball team is advancing to play against Bentley High School in the NCS...

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