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Trifecta: Vars baseball does it again

Johann Leffler, Author

January 3, 2017


Filed under All, Baseball

Originally published on May 8, 2015Senior Luis Hernandez rips a hit in the varsity baseball championship on May 6. The Cards won 9–1.The Lowell varsity baseball team successfully defended their title of city champions on May 6 at AT&T Park, beating their rival, the Washington Eagles 9–1.S...

Girls’ gymnastics springs to life and conquers Saint Francis

Aiko Delos Reyes, Author

January 3, 2017


Filed under All, Sports

Originally published on May 6, 2015The gymnastics team worked the mats on April 22 at their meet against Saint Francis. Varsity placed second with a cumulative score of 101.950, and JV placed first with 132.250.Varsity senior Melissa Chow performed on the floor, incorporating a complex roundoff back...

Vars boys’ basketball comes up short of first in annual Cardinal Classic Tournament

December 20, 2016


Filed under All, Boys Basketball

By Eva PakJunior guard Jonathan Lee shooting a three-pointer. Photo by Christina JohnsonThe varsity boys’ basketball team won its first two games in the annual preseason Cardinal Classic tournament, beating the Urban Blues 51–45 and the Westmoor Rams 45–43, but fell to the Lick-Wilmerding Tige...

Boys’ volleyball falls short 3–2 in Battle of the Birds

Clarissa Wan, Author

December 19, 2016


Filed under All, Boys Volleyball

Originally published on May 5, 2015Junior co-captain Teagan Mulcher spikes the ball during the Cardinals’ game against the Washington Eagles. The team lost 3–2 against the Eagles on April 29. Photo by Leonard CaoiliAfter a tough game against the Washington Eagles on April 29, the boys’ varsi...

Despite hiccups, JV baseball reaches playoffs

Caleb Hilladakis, Author

December 19, 2016


Filed under All, Baseball

Originally published on April 23, 2015Freshman Alex Bradshaw fires a pitch in the baseball team’s 5–4 loss to Riordan on April 11. Photo by Leonard CaoiliIf there’s one thing Lowell JV baseball knows, besides baseball, it’s sustained dominance. The Cardinals have won the Academic Athletic Association...

Badminton team smashes the Eagles in a 5–2 victory

Arthur Register, Author

December 19, 2016


Filed under All, Badminton

Originally published on April 22, 2015Sophomore Tiffany Truong returns the shuttlecock during the match against the Washington Eagles on April 16. Photo by Karina HuftThe badminton team beat the Washington Eagles in a series of intense matches on April 16, with a final score of 5–2. Both teams were evenly matched, a...

Boys’ golf driving through championship course, again

Rayming Liang, Author

December 19, 2016


Filed under All, Boys Golf

Originally published on April 19, 2015Senior co-captain Lawrence Jiang takes a swing in last year’s championship match. Photo by Zoe KaiserHaving won the championship title five times in a row, the boys’ golf team seeks to stay strong and claim it yet again.With nine members on the team, and fi...

Boys’ tennis conquers Washington, remains undefeated

JoyAnne Ibay, Author

December 19, 2016


Filed under All, Boys Tennis

Originally published on April 13, 2015Senior Bob Wu smashes a forehand in the boys’ tennis team’s 6–1 win over Washington on Apr. 8. Photo by Leonard CaoiliCo-written by Josephine DangThe boys’ tennis team came out strong with a 6–1 win over the Washington Eagles on Wednesday, April 8, setting their record at 6–0 this ...

Fencing controls and tames the University Red Devils

Lisa Cheung, Author

December 19, 2016


Filed under All, Fencing

Originally published on April 9, 2015Senior Vincent Lee fences against a University Red Devil opponent during a tournament on March 26. The boys beat out University 6–3, and the girls won 5–4. Photo by Karina HuftThe fencing team cut down the University Red Devils on March 26. The girls’ tea...

Boys’ golf tames Mustangs for third straight victory this season

Rayming Liang, Author

December 19, 2016


Filed under All, Boys Golf

Originally published on April 7, 2015Senior co-captain Sam Miller admires a shot in the championship two years ago. Miller shot a 31, one over par, on April 6 in the Cardinals’ 199–227 victory over Lincoln.This was their best score yet on this course.The boys’ golf team beat the Lincoln Mustan...

Girls’ soccer goes for gold to continue a 20-year legacy

Sophia Wu

December 19, 2016


Filed under All, Girls Soccer

Originally published on March 24, 2015Senior mid-fielder Maetal Kogan preps an instep kick during the 2–1 victory against Tamalpais on March 3. Photo by Karina HuftThe varsity girls’ soccer team is kicking off the season with a new head coach, a new 3–4–3 formation, and determination to continue their winning...

New coaches revive track team, strive for consecutive titles

Stephanie Li, Author

December 15, 2016


Filed under All, Track and Field

Originally published on March 24, 2015Sophomore William Fuchs races at SOTA on March 21. Photo by Leonard CaoiliAfter last season’s precarious one point victory over the Lincoln Mustangs in the All-City championship, the track team is working hard to hold on to the title.Because last year’s victor...

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