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Boys’ volleyball slams a victory against the Washington Eagles 3–1

Boys’ volleyball slams a victory against the Washington Eagles 3–1

Olivia Sohn, Editor-in-Chief

April 9, 2017

On April 5, the boys’ volleyball team jumped into the season with a win over the Washington Eagles, 3–1. Lowell lost the first set 25–17. “We were too slow to transition into game mode, we were in practice mode,” senior middle blocker Popo Liu said. “That’s why we lost the first set.” Advertisem...

Vars boys’ golf misses mark against Eagles 222–235

Allison Dummel, Opinions Editor

April 6, 2017

Senior Maxwell Hum prepares for a swing in game against the Washington Eagles on March 23. Photo by Leonard CaoiliThe varsity boys’ golf team was defeated 222–235 by the Washington Eagles on March 23 at Lincoln Golf Course. The team currently has a record of 1–2 in the Academic Athletic Assoc...

Swim teams outpace rival school the Washington Eagles

Clarissa Wan, Author

April 6, 2017

Originally published on May 31, 2016Photo by Aida IrvingThe swim team won big at the Academic Athletic Association (AAA) Championship meet on April 23, with the varsity boys’, varsity girls’ and JV girls’ teams coming out on top. In addition, JV girls and girls’ varsity teams took home troph...

How varsity girls’ soccer dominated the AAA league for two decades

Luming Yuan, Author

April 6, 2017

Originally published on April 29, 2016Photo by Kelley GradeVarsity girls’ soccer scored yet another win this season, beating the Washington Eagles 5 to 0 on April 19th and solidifying their spot in the CIF [California Interscholastic Federation] playoffs.“We were pleasantly surprised because las...

PHOTOS: Girls’ flag football pulls off 20–2 win against the Mission Bears

Sarah Magen, Author

April 4, 2017

Freshman rusher Darcy Munoz and senior rusher Widya Batin rushes towards the Bears’ offense in game against Mission Bears on March 22. Photo by Jacky HuangBefore spring break, the girls’ flag football team won 20–2 against the Mission Bears on March 22. This was Lowell’s fourth win of the season o...

Badminton soars over the Eagles 7–0 in Battle of Birds

Jocelyn Xie, Sports Editor

March 24, 2017

(left) Senior Tiffany Truong serves a birdie, and (right) junior Alex Owyang returns a shuttlecock against the Washington Eagles on March 21. Photos Leonard CaoiliThe varsity badminton team defeated the Washington Eagles 7–0 on March 21. The Cardinals are currently tied for first with the Burton Pu...

Boys’ fencing topples Red Devils, girls triumph in sudden-death overtime

Ian Wang, Author

March 22, 2017

Senior Jacky Huang lunges against University Red Devils on March 20. Photo by Raine HuO n March 20, the Lowell Cardinals took on the University Red Devils at Lowell. The boys defeated the Red Devils in dominating fashion, winning 7–2. The girls won 5–4 in overtime with freshman Jordyn Kosai taki...

Swim team sweeps all divisions in win over the Galileo Lions

Sofia Woo

March 22, 2017

Senior JV boys’ swimmer Henry Feng competes in the 100m individual medley event at the swim meet against the Galileo Lions on March 17. Photo by Ciara KosaiO n March 17, the swim team swam against the Galileo Lions at an away meet at Hamilton Pool. The Cardinals made sweeping victories in all divisi...

Lowell track and field wins in the first home meet since 1990

Giping Huang, Author

March 22, 2017

Senior hurdler Nicholas Chuakay jumps over a hurdle at Lowell’s home meet on March 8. Photo by Esther PosillicoWith the completion of Lowell’s new track, Lowell track and field hosted its first meet at home since 1990 on March 8 against the Lick-Wilmerding Tigers and Burton Pumas.Last fall, Low...

How varsity baseball overtook the Lions 9–6

Michelle Kim, News Editor

March 20, 2017

The varsity baseball team took the game against the Galileo Lions 9–6 on March 15. Photo by Christina JohnsonThe varsity baseball team stood victorious 9–6 on March 15 against the Galileo Lions. The Cardinals are currently tied in second place with a 3–2 record after losing to the undefeated Eag...

Softball stomps over Lincoln Mustangs in 11–6 win

Emily Sobelman, News Editor

March 20, 2017

Junior pitcher Kelly Lai pitches the ball during a game against the Lincoln Mustangs on March 16. Photo by Leonard CaoiliAfter a 15–13 loss against the Lincoln Mustangs on March 2 at Parkside, the varsity softball team came back and defeated the Mustangs 11–6 on March 16.The Cardinals started the g...

Boys’ tennis gets scratched by the St. Ignatius Wildcats in a 5–2 loss

March 17, 2017

By Yolanda FengJunior Michael Gee prepares to return the ball with a backhand during a match against the Wildcats on March 10. Photo by Jennifer CheungThe varsity boys’ tennis team failed to conquer the St. Ignatius Wildcats in their third non-league match of the season, losing 5–2 on March 10.In the...

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