The Foothill Dragon Press

Playoff Recap: Viewpoint Patriots end Foothill Dragons girls’ volleyball CIF dreams

The 2019 Girls Volleyball Team

Chloe Scofield, Reporter

November 3, 2019

Girls’ volleyball took a heartbreaking loss in their 1st round of CIF playoffs in a 0-3 match against Viewpoint High School. Oct. 24 was a mournful loss for the Dragons, considering that this was the last game for their four seniors( 21-25, 20-25, 17-25). Viewpoint will now continue on into the 2nd ro...

Recap: Girls Golf wins Tri Valley League for their fourth consecutive year

Player hits a golf ball

Alex Jannone, Reporter

November 2, 2019

Following a successful league, girls’ golf placed first in league championships for their fourth consecutive year. The Dragons lead with Hannah Hart ‘20 placing first in the Tri-Valley League, Sammy Fenton ‘20 placing second and Kelly More ‘20 placing third. “The season was a bit of a roller coaster,...

Girls’ tennis triumphs over rival school

Noelle Hayward '21 serves the ball

Claire Hernandez, Reporter

November 2, 2019

On the sunny day of Oct. 15, the Foothill Technology girls’ tennis team stepped off the courts satisfied with their win against Saint Bonaventure High School. With the Dragon-Seraph rivalry in full swing, the two schools battled it out, with Foothill closing it with a score of 11-7. The Dragons...

A decade of Cougar victory: 56th annual Buena vs. Ventura football game

Roy Almalab '20 watching his team on the field

Chloe Scofield, Reporter

October 29, 2019

The iconic and timeless Buena vs. Ventura rivalry continued in its 56th-year-anniversary game. Oct. 25, a warm Friday night, proved to be more historical than any average football game for the Cougars. This blow-out win marked the 10th year in a row that the Ventura High School Cougars beat out the ...

Boys’ water polo beats Malibu for the first time ever in league, prospect of winning league title

Nikolai Haines '20 winds up for a shot

Dylan Mullaney, Reporter

October 29, 2019

The pool was lined with spectators of all kinds, from little siblings to grandparents to a lively student section. Such was expected for a matchup like this one: the Dragons had never beaten Malibu in league, but had prevailed for the first time ever in a near 9-8 victory in the Conejo Classic tournament earlier in the 2019 season. I...

Despite crowd support, St. Bonaventure defeat girls’ volleyball on Senior Night

The Dragons fought hard through all five sets against rival Seraphs

Zen Li, Reporter

October 28, 2019

Excitement and anticipation filled the Ventura High school gym on the night of Oct. 15 as Foothill students flocked in to watch their girls' volleyball team face off against cross-town rivals, the St. Bonaventure Seraphs. The combination of the senior night presentation and the Dragons’ previous los...

After a slow start, the Dragons crush the La Reina Regents

Fae Armstrong '21 setting for Lexi Donnelly '21

Andrew Lee, Reporter

October 14, 2019

The buzz in the Cabrillo gym was high as the stands filled up with fans donning pink shirts for breast cancer awareness on the evening of Oct. 8. The excitement between the Foothill Technology Dragons and the La Reina Regents was boundless as they warmed up and prepared for a battle of attacks. In the...

Foothill Tech blazes at Camino Real cross country meet

Gretchen Scherrei '20 and Hannah Dearman-So '21 pushing through to the end of the race

Claire Hernandez, Reporter

September 30, 2019

Although Sept. 26 was humid and gloomy at the Camino Real Tri-Valley League Meet, goals were met and accomplishments were made for the Foothill boys’ and girls’ cross country teams. Running against Cate, Thacher, Saint Bonaventure, Providence, Santa Clara, Laguna Blanca and Bishop Diego, the Dragons ...

Girls’ golf controls the field over Bishop Diego

Kelly More '20 takes the shot

Alex Jannone, Reporter

September 30, 2019

It was Sept. 25, and girls’ golf confidently stepped onto their home course, Buenaventura, eager to face off against the Bishop Diego Cardinals. The Dragons hit the course with high intensity and retained their energy through all nine holes, giving the game a final score of 191 Foothill, 274 Bish...

Unfortunate loss against Cate leaves girls’ volleyball sick at heart

Fae Armstrong '21 with a strong set

Alex Jannone and Claire Hernandez

September 19, 2019

The Cabrillo gym was full of spirit on the night of Sept. 12 as fans settled in to watch the game. The tension between the Foothill Tech Dragons and the Cate Rams was high as they stepped onto the court, and both teams knew the game would be a battle from the start. In their first league game, the Dr...

Boys’ water polo dedicates match to passed player, defeats Oxnard 10-3

Max Canby '20 preparing to block a shot

Chloe Scofield, Reporter

September 15, 2019

The evening of Sept. 9, 2019, was serene, and the water in the pool rippled calmly. The energy at the Ventura Aquatic Center was quiet and focused; the Dragons stoically preparing for the game ahead against the Oxnard Yellow Jackets. Their fans, however, maintained their usual high energy. It was a coo...

Sportsmanship and skill bring girls’ tennis to 13-5 victory over Pacifica

Noelle Hayward '21 getting ready to serve the ball

Naomi Schmitt, Reporter

September 8, 2019

The hazy late-day heat of Sep. 5 seemed only to encourage balls to fly over the net to aid girls’ tennis to win game after game, securing a 13-7 victory against Pacifica High School. Their first three matches of the season have left the team with three wins under their belt, showing a promising start...

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