Preseason Games are Starting; SLV Soccer is Getting Ready for Success

SLV soccer is just getting started with preseason games.  Both varsity boys, and girls teams have had games so far. Boys Varsity lost their first game 2-1, and won their second game 3-1 against Hollister. Jv boys and girls have not had any games yet, but are working hard preparing for their games ahead.   … More Preseason Games are Starting; SLV Soccer is Getting Ready for Success

Even with a Rocky Beginning, SLVHS Wrestling has Created a United Team for the Season

The 2018 season has brought challenges with the incoming players, but the persevering unity of the team has shown itself with the recent successes of the tournaments. The new season means new as well as returning players, and according to Brennen Walker, it was a wonderful year to come back. “There’s great unity in the … More Even with a Rocky Beginning, SLVHS Wrestling has Created a United Team for the Season

Junior Varsity and Varsity Boys Basketball Teams Struggle As Season Picks Up Speed

The San Lorenzo Valley High School varsity basketball team, coached by Stephen Johnson, has gone into the preseason badly by losing three games in a row. Meanwhile, the junior varsity team, coached by Damian Moore, has also started badly by losing two preseason games. The varsity team lost its first game, against Pajaro Valley, with … More Junior Varsity and Varsity Boys Basketball Teams Struggle As Season Picks Up Speed

Girls Basketball Stands Strong Against Watsonville

46 – 43 SLVHS junior varsity girls are looking very good starting their preseason with a win against Watsonville High school, by Tatyana Monroy making her two free throws and putting the team ahead by one point, then by Abby Lahey stealing the ball and passing it to Jadynne Swint with Jadynne doing a lay … More Girls Basketball Stands Strong Against Watsonville

Cougar Football: the Workouts may be Exhausting, but the Family is Worth it all

This month, both our varsity and junior varsity football teams had their homecoming games. Both of the teams were victorious, making for an excitement and joy filled Saturday. I was given the opportunity to interview several of the victors on what it’s like to be a football player; read ahead to find out what kind … More Cougar Football: the Workouts may be Exhausting, but the Family is Worth it all

Girls Golf is a Game of Focus; Mental Focus & Patience Leads to success

Get a change from the basic contact team sports, Girls Golf is ready and able for all kinds of players. The hustle and competition of many contact tactile sports are not for everyone, but is that a reason to deny sports completely? Of course not, and the alternatives available have enough merit and strategy to … More Girls Golf is a Game of Focus; Mental Focus & Patience Leads to success

Volleyball Shifts Lineup and Wins Despite Injuries; Attribute their Success to Team Chemistry

SLV cougar volleyball is continuing the second half of their volleyball season with five games left. All three teams have won 2 games and played 10.  The Cougars have had some hard battles against Harbor High and Scotts Valley. Varsity head coach Ms. Bauman says, “Our season is going well, but we are having a … More Volleyball Shifts Lineup and Wins Despite Injuries; Attribute their Success to Team Chemistry

Water Polo’s Undefeated Season builds to Possible Prospect of Being First in League

The water polo varsity boys team is undefeated in the league. San Lorenzo Valley High School has been gifted with around twenty-one very talented varsity players. The head coach being, Matt “Camo” Troxell, and the JV coach being, Julia Ayers. The boys varsity team having fourteen games this year and not  losing one yet goes … More Water Polo’s Undefeated Season builds to Possible Prospect of Being First in League

Girls Tennis Adjusts to Increase of New Players; Veterans Give Advice

by Mira Wichelmann Girls tennis is adjusting to the many new players, and rearing up for a great year with new perspective and old experience. With a varied combination of both skilled players and a powerfully positive good attitude, they will be a foe to beat come first game. Eventually the competitive relationships between the … More Girls Tennis Adjusts to Increase of New Players; Veterans Give Advice