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JV girls volleyball crushes the Eagles at Battle of the Birds

JV girls volleyball crushes the Eagles at Battle of the Birds

Anita Liu, Photographer

September 28, 2018

The JV girls volleyball team defeated the Washington Eagles in the annual Battle of the Birds with a score of 2–0 on Sept. 14. In the first set, the Cardinals showed off their strong defense, which brought them to a seven-point lead. “I think we all played well. We really worked together as a team,...

Lowell varsity girls volleyball take home victory in Battle of the Birds

Lowell varsity girls volleyball take home victory in Battle of the Birds

Lee Wilcox, Reporter

September 26, 2018

The varsity girls’ volleyball team decimated the Washington Eagles 3-0 on Sept. 14. The annual Battle of the Birds ensured a large and emphatic audience in Lowell’s gymnasium. The Cardinals’ dominance started with the first set. The excellent setups of seniors setter Sinead Beaupain and outsid...

What it takes to run a meet

What it takes to run a meet

Jocelyn Xie, Reporter

September 21, 2018

The 46th annual Lowell Cross Country Invitational meet broke the morning silence of Lindley Meadow at Golden Gate Park on Sep. 8. Eighty-two high schools from all over California attended the meet, maintaining the record of invited schools set last year. Under the cardinal red concessions tent, the me...

Lowell football in jeopardy

Lowell football in jeopardy

Jocelyn Xie, Sports Editor

August 29, 2018

Lifting his head up from the roster, the head coach of the Lowell football team, Danny Chan, gave forth a slight sigh. “This might be the worst year,” he said. It was not a pessimistic presumption. With 16 players on varsity, including two girls, and only 11 on frosh-soph, the football team i...

Lowell track team achieves All-City overall team title for the 31st consecutive year

June 19, 2018

By Elyse Foreman and Susan WongJuniors Kathleen Mai and Emily Liu competed in the varsity girls 100m dash at All-city finals on May 26 at Kezar Stadium. Photo by Susan WongO n May 26, Lowell swept team titles in all four divisions for the fourth consecutive year at the Academic Athletic Association CIFSF Section track and f...

Vars boys tennis celebrates its tenth undefeated AAA championship season

May 24, 2018

By Beatriz Durant and Jocelyn XieSenior Jacob Goldstein returns a ball during the championship game against the Buccaneers on May 10. Photo by Susan WongThe exciting All-City Championship concluded the Lowell varsity boys’ tennis season, as the team defeated the Balboa Buccaneers 6–1 on May 10 at the Go...

Vars baseball makes history with sixth consecutive championship

Michelle Kim, News Editor

May 22, 2018

The boys run their victory lap after defeating the Bears and winning champs on May 7 at AT&T Park. Photo by Anita LiuThe varsity baseball team has, once again, proven itself on the field by winning the All-City championship at AT&T Park on May 7. The Cardinals made history by becoming the f...

JV baseball hits another victory with its seventh consecutive championship title

Michelle Kim, News Editor

May 18, 2018

Freshman Philippe Astier connects with the ball during the championship game against the Washington Eagles on May 2 at Golden Gate Park. Photo by Christina JohnsonFreshmen second baseman Daniel Mathison and outfielder Andrew Pun scored two runs for the Lowell Cardinals as the team brought home its seventh consecu...

Track and field: Seniors leave it all on the track

Elyse Foreman, Reporter

May 16, 2018

The varsity boys at the start of the 800m race at Lowell on May 3. From left to right: junior Henry Lei, senior Garrett Lee, junior Donald Chung, senior Maximilian Tiao, senior Emil Rodriguez, a Balboa Buccaneer and a Burton Puma. Photo by Susan WongO n May 3, the Cardinals ran their last home meet of the se...

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

Kate Green, Assistant Editor

May 8, 2018

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

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

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...

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