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Lady Panther Volleyball Season Begins

By Lucy Wenstrup, Staff Writer

September 1, 2013


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Modesto High’s volleyball team has begun  intense practices in preparation for the new year.  There have already been big changes in the way the coaches are collaborating with their players which will hopefully result in an exciting season.  Varsity coach Gretchen Boore has big plans.  “Our goal...

MoHi Girls’ Tennis

MoHi Girls’ Tennis

By Nicole Parhizgari, Staff

August 30, 2013


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The girls’ tennis team at Modesto High has hit the courts in preparation for the upcoming season. Coach Vaughn and the girls have been practicing hard and have their first game against Merced on August 29. In previous years, Modesto High has done very well in girls’ tennis thanks to a couple of very...

The Ball’s Rolling Again

By Gloria Hernandez, Staff Writer

August 28, 2013


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

   As many sports were recognized in the 2012/2013 season, few people knew about the soccer boys undefeated    season! The MHS boys soccer team quietly went from game to game winning. They went into playoffs excited and ready to give it their all. Unfortunately, the boys were defeated by Merced. Wit...

New Year, New Team!

New Year, New Team!

By Megan Anderson, Reporter

August 28, 2013


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With the coming of a new year comes the new fall sports season, and in some cases, a new team. Varsity water polo particularly, Coach Mike Chiavetta stated, is experiencing a “rebirth” of sorts this school year. He reported that there were a lot of newcomers accompanying returning players, and...

Cross Country Preview

By Jason Li, Staff Writer

August 26, 2013


Filed under Sports

With the return of the school year comes our dominating Cross Country team trotting along on the sidewalks of west side Modesto.  This year, the team will be led by senior Kaleb Hallack, who is the team’s fastest runner, seniors Marco Ramirez, Brandon Williams, Veronica Tadeo,  ans sophomores Savannah...

Season Gone Swimmingly

By Samuel Lee, Editor

August 15, 2013


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The Modesto High swim season has come to a close with both teams finishing strong in the conference. The Modesto High Varsity Girls won the MMC title for the sixth year in a row on Saturday April 27. This years Modesto High League champions were senior Rosie Vaughn in the 500-yard freestyle and freshman...

Israel Saavedra, State Champion

Israel Saavedra, State Champion

By Jason Li, Writer

March 5, 2013


Filed under Sports

Freshman Israel Saavedra, a 113lbs wrestler, competed and won first place in the CIF State Championships in his weight class on Saturday, March 2nd. He became one of only 11 freshmen in the history of the competition to capture such a title. Israel was only able to accomplish such an achievement through ha...

Super Bowl XLVII

By Phillip Chau, Editor

February 7, 2013


Filed under News, Sports

The Super Bowl is a football game that occurs every year where the two best teams of the National Football League compete for the championship title. In this year’s Super Bowl XLVII, the San Francisco 49ers competed against the Baltimore Ravens in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome located in New Orleans....

Girls Basketball Overtime Win

By William Shewfelt, Special Reports Editor

January 18, 2013


Filed under Sports

This girls’ basketball season has been an up and down season with wins and losses. They are gaining experience and learning from their losses. Girls’ basketball Coach Troy Hooks said, “The last year we were struggling because we had an inexperienced team. This year, with consistent training...

Saavedra Brothers Bring Home the Gold

By Jason Li

January 15, 2013


Filed under Sports

Emilio and Israel Saavedra recently participated in the Modesto Junior College Wrestling Invitational. Emilio has begun this season sporting a new look with protective goggles and a few extra pounds under his belt. He is by far the most decorated wrestler in the Stanislaus District. Although he faces...

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