Varsity Boys’ Basketball Team Starting Strong in Preseason

SIMEON LAM Sports Editor As the first semester comes to a close, the fall season has all but passed with the winter season beginning. The varsity boys’ basketball team has already begun their season, a year after losing in the first round of the CIF playoffs. Head Coach Bryan Gonzalez comes in with high expectations since they have a few

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Boys’ Water Polo Triumphant in Almont League Season

ANHAYTE GUAJARDO Staff Writer It has been six years since the varsity boys’ water polo team has had the opportunity to play at the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) preliminaries, This fall, they once again succeeded in making it to the first round. The team’s league record stood at 2-2 before they played the Mark Keppel Aztecs. With a 4-2 victory,

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The Prevalence of Co-Ed Athletic Teams

WILLIAM RODRIGUEZ WESLEY TSAI Staff Writers Imagine yourself on an all girls team, battling for the girls’ volleyball state championship title when the opposing team steps on the court. Everything seems to be orthodox until three boys approach their way to the other side as they prepare to kick off the game. In 1976, this situation occurred, and a ruling

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Varsity Boys’ Basketball Faces Defeat in CIF, Begins Preparation For Next Season

SIMEON LAM Staff Writer After clinching a playoff position with their win against the San Gabriel Matadors, the varsity basketball team used the next week to scout their opponent, the Alemany Warriors, who finished the season 19-9 overall and 8-4 in the Mission League. According to MaxPreps, the Warriors are ranked 34th in the state and 268th in the nation.

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Varsity Basketball Reaches CIF Playoffs After Victory Against San Gabriel

SIMEON LAM Staff Writer As their season comes to a close, the Moors varsity basketball squad prepares not only for the CIF playoffs, but also for their next season. With playoff hopes on the line, the Moors overcame a five-point deficit in the closing minutes to capture a 68-57 win over the San Gabriel Matadors on Feb. 14, placing the

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Varsity Boys’ Water Polo Treads Through Preseason

KAYIU WONG Staff Writer During the water polo team’s recent matches against Sierra Vista and Burroughs High School, AHS varsity athletes saw firsthand how the difference between winning and losing is often decided by the slimmest of margins. Both games, on Sept. 26 and Oct. 1, resulted in close scores, but ultimately losses in the end. Currently, the team’s preseason

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