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Pre-Tennis Preview

By Liam Coyle, Staff Writer

December 15, 2014


Filed under Sports, Student Life

If you’ve ever considered playing tennis for Modesto High, this is the year! Mr. Mitchell and past players have been discussing opening the courts a few days a week in order to get some preseason practice in. If you are debating it, just come out once or twice to see if it’s your speed. The team...

Modesto High Basketball Season Preview

By Rajeev Singh, Reporter

December 10, 2014


Filed under Sports, Student Life

The Modesto High Boy's Basketball team is back on the court for a new season  to try and carry on a basketball legacy here at Modesto High that has been absent in recent years. Head coached by Coach Peterson, the varsity Panthers are very young and are looking to put their stamp on the MMC.  This year,...

Operation Shoebox: The Gift of Giving

By Blake Martin, Reporter

December 10, 2014


Filed under Sports, Student Life

Each Christmas, we hurriedly rush to and fro, from Walmart to Target, from Target to H&M etc., and buy last minute goodies and extravagant gifts for our loved ones. The average family spends about $861 and is up from 32% than previous years, a staggering amount. However, how often do we think about...

Modesto High Basketball: Notable Games of the Season

By Rajeev Singh, Reporter

December 10, 2014


Filed under Sports, Student Life

Have you ever been to a basketball game at Modesto High? In the Panther Palace, the Black Hole is roaring and all of the basketball teams are lighting it up in the condensed Girl's Gym that gets filled up in huge numbers. The sound is amazing and the school spirit is always at a high when the game starts...

Raiders Stun the 49ers in the Battle of the Bay

By Rajeev Singh, Reporter

December 10, 2014


Filed under Sports

This game is not often played, but it is very popular in our area, allowing bragging rights to prevail for the team's fans. The NFL game between the Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers was a much anticipated and exciting game due to the unpredictable outcome. The Raiders came into the game with...

Modesto Metro Conference Tournament

By Rajeev Singh, Staff Reporter

December 10, 2014


Filed under Sports

Over the last week, there was a basketball tournament that occurred here in Modesto where there was sixteen teams that were playing in two different brackets of eight. There were eight Modesto Schools in this tournament and the other eight schools were from cities like Atwater, Oakland, Mariposa, Merced,...

Modesto Christian Moving On Up

By Kristina Zuroff, Reporter

November 29, 2014


Filed under Sports

Little do some of you know, Modesto Christian (a private christian school) is moving to the MMC (Modesto Metro Conference) just for basketball. That means instead of playing the usual opponents (Davis, Gregori, Enochs, Johansen, Beyer, and Downey), both the boys and girls basketball teams will be playing...

The NBA Season Is Back On

By Rajeev Singh, Reporter

November 3, 2014


Filed under Sports

The NBA has started again on Tuesday and there is expected to be just as much as excitement and thrill this season for those basketball lovers in the world. With many new additions to teams such as Lebron returning to his hometown Cleveland Cavaliers and Derrick Rose making his return after being sidelined...

Golden State Warrior’s Home Debut

By Rajeev Singh, Reporter

November 3, 2014


Filed under Sports

The Bay's team was back on their home court in Oracle Arena on Saturday for their first home game of the season. The arena in Oakland was ecstatic and buzzing with the arrival of their playoff worthy team. With the addition of newly acquired head coach Steve Kerr and off-season players like Shaun Livingston...

15 Year Anniversary of Friday Night Smackdown

By Rajeev Singh, Reporter

October 14, 2014


Filed under Sports

This last Friday on WWE, they celebrated the 15 year anniversary of the Friday Night Smackdown. This wrestling show has been running since August 26,1999, and it has been one of the most popular and most watched shows ever since its debut. It has been recently so big that Smackdown has been the most...

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