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LISTEN: It takes two to tango at Jazz Pops 2017

February 1, 2017

By Leonard Caoili, Jennifer Cheung, Rain Hu, Jacky Huang, Tobi Kawanami and Ciara KosaiOrchestra teacher Michele Winter leads the Lowell Symphony Strings. Photo by Jacky HuangThis year’s Jazz Pops concert on Friday, Jan. 20, org...

WATCH: Vars boys’ basketball team soars past Washington Eagles in BOTB

Emily Sobelman

January 20, 2017 guard Kevin Fok drains a three-pointer. GIF by Tobi KawanamiSplash! Another three-pointer goes into the basket for varsity boys’ basketball, whose offense helped secure victory at this year’s Battle of the Birds. The Cardinals defeated the Washington Eagles 49–41 on Jan...

WATCH: Wrestling brings home seven medals from All-City champs

Rayming Liang

December 15, 2016

Originally published on March 18, 2015Amidst the cheers of parents and the grunts of wrestlers, the Cardinals manage to pull in third at the All-City championship on Feb. 21, with a total of 134 points.The Cardinals took home four gold medals, two ...

WATCH Behind the Music: The Lowell Jazz Band

December 14, 2016

By Tobi Kawanami and Ciara KosaiOriginally published on March 25, 2016 an inside look at how the Lowell Jazz Band prepares for performances.“It’s pretty awesome.” — Liam Craddock, sophomore drummer...

WATCH: Girls’ varsity basketball victorious in Battle of the Birds

December 6, 2016

By Ophir Cohen-SimayofOriginally published on February 16, 2015Battle of the Birds on Jan. 16The girls’ varsity basketball team is on a roll. Here’s footage from team’s 60–47 defeat of the Washington Eagles on Jan. 16 ...

WATCH: Varsity football falls to rivals in Battle of the Birds, misses playoffs

Rachael Schmidt

November 30, 2016

Originally published on December 6, 2014 long and demanding season for the Lowell’s varsity football team came to an end on Nov. 14, where the Cardinals were defeated by the Lincoln Mustangs 40–8 in their last game for the league.“It was a close game, and our defense was definitely tested.”The Cardinals started off their footb...

WATCH: Girls’ golf wins in semifinals, proceeds to reclaim championship

Emily Teng

November 30, 2016

Originally published on December 6, 2014Lowell senior Rachael No grips her putter tighter as she takes a few practice swings, adjusting her angle to counter the slope of the green. The 20 feet between her ball and the hole loom ...

WATCH: Vars boys’ volleyball clinches playoff spot

November 29, 2016

By Tobi Kawanami and Ciara KosaiOriginally published on May 27, 2016 varsity boys’ volleyball team caps off the regular season with a record of 5–3. The team’s season ended on May 17 after losing to the Lincoln Mustangs 3–0 in its playoff game....

WATCH: Cross Country outruns competition at Lowell Invite

Rayming Liang

November 29, 2016

Originally published on October 10, 2014“I was a bit nervous at the start, but once the gun fired, the adrenaline got to me.”Crowds of people wait by the finish line on the grassy field, looking up the hill expectantly. Suddenly, a flash of colors — the cross country runners have appeared, and the silence breaks as the crowd be...

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