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Lady Cards softball: Eighth shutout of the season against the Lions

Kate Green, Assistant Editor

May 8, 2018


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Senior pitcher Kelly Lai stares down the batter as she winds up her arm to pitch the ball in a shutout game against the Galileo Lions on May 10 at West Sunset. Photo by Christina JohnsonContinuing their season-long winning streak, the varsity softball team defeated the Galileo Lions 19–0 on May 1 at West Sunset.During the first inning...

Swim Team sweeps League Championship

Beatriz Durant, Author

May 7, 2018


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Junior Devin Ly begins his leg of the 400-yard relay at the AAA championship meet on April 28 at CCSF. Photo by Christina JohnsonThe Lowell Cardinals came out victorious in all divisions at the AAA League Championship meet on April 28 at City College. This was the first time in three years that the ...

Track rules the field against the Bulldogs and Griffins

Elyse Foreman, Reporter

April 26, 2018


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Freshman Xin Meng sprints the final leg of the frosh-soph girls 4x100m relay against a Lincoln runner at a home meet on April 18. Photo by Esther PosillicoThe Lowell Cardinals track and field team geared up for their fourth league meet on April 18 at home against the Wallenberg Bulldogs and the Leadership Griffins. Th...

Golf team sinks another win

Crystal Chan, Reporter

April 26, 2018


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Senior Jordon Wong aims to drain a putt at a match against the Burton Pumas on April 17 at Lincoln Golf Course. Photo by Lauren CaldwellThe varsity boys golf team defeated the Burton Pumas with a score of 234–310 on April 17 at Lincoln Golf Course. The team is currently first in the Academic Athle...

Will the badminton team rule the court?

Michelle Kim, News Editor

April 25, 2018


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Junior Betty Yang prepares to hit the birdie during her singles match against a Galileo Lion on April 25. Photo by Anita LiuThe Lowell Cardinals badminton team mauled the Burton Pumas 7–0 on April 6 at home. It was the last game of the season before playoffs. The Cardinals are currently tied for first ...

Girls softball shuts out their opponents in two consective games

Kate Green, Assistant Editor

April 24, 2018


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Senior outfielder, shortstop and second baseman Makaena Gee gets ready to bat at a game against the Lions on April 17 at Moscone 1. Photo by Kate Green.The varsity softball team destroyed the Galileo Lions in three innings with a shutout 20–0 game on April 17 at Moscone 1.Following a 23–0 win over Mission the ...

PHOTOS: Varsity girls flag football makes playoffs for the first time ever

PHOTOS: Varsity girls flag football makes playoffs for the first time ever

Susan Wong, Editor-in-Chief

April 24, 2018


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Sophomore rusher Darcy Munoz, senior linebackers Fanny Lee (12) and Carmen Chen (18) work together to “tackle” a Mustang. Photo by Susan Wong For the first time in franchise history, Lowell’s girls varsity flag football team made playoffs. They played against the Lincoln Mustangs at Lincoln on April 18...

Adding another win to their record: Boys tennis smash the Knights

Jocelyn Xie, Sports Editor

April 24, 2018


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Junior Justin Wong returns the ball against a Knights opponent on April 16. Photo by Lauren CaldwellThe varsity boys tennis team defeated the Stuart Hall Knights 7–0 on April 16 at Lowell. The Cardinals, with 7 wins and 0 losses, are currently ranked first in the Academic Athletic Association league.I...

Getting ready to make a splash at All-City

Beatriz Durant, Author

April 24, 2018


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A varsity swimmer dives into the Sava Pool at the sprint meet on April 20. Photo by Shyla DuongAll divisions of Lowell’s swim team participated in the sprint meet on April 20 at Sava Pool. This event is the final official competition before All-City.According to assistant coach CJ Bautista, the spri...

Fencing team’s reign continues

Anna Kaplan, Reporter

April 20, 2018


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Senior Skyler Schur (right) counterattacks by turning during a championship duel on April 14 at the Academy High School. Photo by Lauren CaldwellFor the fourth year in a row, the Lowell varsity fencing team were victorious at the Academic Athletic Association championship, claiming the Visconti trophy...

Boys golf wins a close game against the Eagles

Crystal Chan, Reporter

April 12, 2018


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Senior Jeffrey Jiang tees off on April 5 against the Washington Eagles. Photo by Esther PosillicoStarting off the regular season strong, the varsity boys’ golf team defeated the Washington Eagles with a close score of 214–216 on April 5 at Lincoln Golf Course. The team is currently first in the Acad...

Splashing through the waters: Lowell swim team emerges victorious against the Spartans

Beatriz Durant, Author

April 12, 2018


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Cardinal swimmers represent Lowell in a meet against the ICA Spartans on March 23. Photo by Christina JohnsonLowell’s girls varsity and JV swim teams swam against the ICA Spartans on March 23 at the Sava Pool. The Spartans forfeited the varsity meet, leaving the varsity girls with a victory of 12–0, wh...

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