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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...

Boys’ water polo edges over Bulldogs in their home pool

Nikolai Haines '20 trapped by the oncoming bulldogs

Dylan Mullaney and Claire Hernandez

September 2, 2019

The boys' water polo team continued their history of victories against Buena High School in an energy-charged match on Aug. 29. The away game at Buena was by no means taken over by Bulldogs; Foothill fans were storming into the bleachers as the first whistle blew, excited to cheer on the Dragons. Backed...

Girls’ volleyball endures a heartbreaking 3-2 loss against Buena Bulldogs

Dylan Mullaney '21 with an intense back row attack

Chloe Scofield, Reporter

August 29, 2019

The intensity levels were sky high as the Dragons entered the Buena Bulldogs’ gym for a cross-town non-league match on Aug. 27. The stands were filled to the brim with screaming Bulldog supporters, trying to rile up and intimidate the six girls on the opposing side of the net. Unfortunately for Buen...

Girls’ golf demolishes town rivals in competitive first match

Credit: Claire Renar / The Foothill Dragon Press

Claire Hernandez, Reporter

August 29, 2019

On the bright Monday afternoon of Aug. 27, the girls’ golf team faced off against local teams at the Buenaventura Golf Course and came out victorious. The city-wide tournament included Buena High School,  Ventura High School and St. Bonaventure High School. “I always look forward to the Ventura city match becau...

Setting high standards for the new season, girls’ volleyball brings home a strong win

Nicole Najara 20' is focused and waiting for the serve.

Cierra Marienthal and Chloe Scofield

August 24, 2019

On the evening of Aug. 21, girls’ volleyball filled their home gym, Cabrillo Middle School, with a crowd of energetic fans. This wasn’t any old game; this was the first home game on the first day of the 2019-2020 school year. The win against Rio Mesa High School sets the tone for the rest of the vo...

CIF Finals yields two individual champions for track and field team

After the gun sounds, sprinters rush from their blocks.

Nick Zoll, Reporter

May 15, 2019

After competing in the Prelims the prior weekend, the Foothill Technology High School varsity track and field squad faced their next test on May 11. This took place at El Camino College, the venue for the annual California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Southern-Section Finals. Participating in Divisi...

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