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Wrap-Up: Foothill cross country dominates at league finals

Wrap-Up: Foothill cross country dominates at league finals

Rugile Pekinas

November 7, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Wrap-Ups

The Foothill cross country teams competed under the harsh heat in the last league race of the season today at Lake Casitas. Junior Moses Bojorquez took first place in the varsity boys’ three-mile race with a time of 16 minutes, 2.3 seconds, finishing over 10 seconds faster than the second place runn...

Boys’ water polo fights to the end in last home game of the season

Boys’ water polo fights to the end in last home game of the season

Joshua Modglin

November 6, 2014


Filed under Boys' Water Polo, Packages, Sports

With a cloudless sky and the sun beating down on the pool deck of the Ventura Aquatics Center, Foothill played its last home water polo game of the season against Carpinteria High School on Wednesday. Foothill was defeated with a final score of 7-11. In the first quarter of the game, junior Spencer ...

Wrap-Up: Foothill girls’ tennis defeats Yucca Valley in second playoff

Wrap-Up: Foothill girls’ tennis defeats Yucca Valley in second playoff

Mallery Kinnun

November 6, 2014


Filed under Girls' Tennis, Sports, Wrap-Ups

The Foothill girls’ tennis team won their second playoff game today, which was played against Yucca Valley High School on the opponent’s courts. The final score was 13-5. Yucca Valley was ranked as sixth in the CIF division, making it a more advanced and challenging team. “I expected us to win our wild card round, but I did ...

Wrap Up: Girls’ volleyball defeats Thacher in last game

Wrap Up: Girls’ volleyball defeats Thacher in last game

Aniah McKenzie

November 5, 2014


Filed under Girls' Volleyball, Sports, Wrap-Ups

The Foothill girls’ varsity team finished off the last game of the season with a win. The team played against Thacher and finished with a final score of 3-2 and individual set scores of 25-8, 17-25, 18-25, 25-11, and 15-10. Coach Chip Tarleton felt the game was tough in some ways, but the team was able to end it successfully. “The...

Wrap-Up: Foothill girls’ tennis beats Pomona High School in first playoff game

Wrap-Up: Foothill girls’ tennis beats Pomona High School in first playoff game

Mallery Kinnun

November 4, 2014


Filed under Girls' Tennis, Sports, Wrap-Ups

The Foothill girls’ tennis team won their first playoff game against Pomona High School at the Ventura College courts 11-0. After waiting for two weeks, the players were eager to play their first playoff game. “Girls played well today [and] were excited,” said coach Brad McClain. All singles play...

Wrap-Up: Boys’ water polo faces defeat from Cate

Wrap-Up: Boys’ water polo faces defeat from Cate

Mallery Kinnun

November 1, 2014


Filed under Boys' Water Polo, Sports, Wrap-Ups

On Friday the boys water polo teams played at Cate High and the varsity team lost 9-13. The junior varsity team was also defeated with a final score of 8-11. In the first half of the game, Foothill was down by three point in the first and second quarter. Foothill then tied with Cate in the third quarte...

Foothill freshman boys cross country runners take first place in county championships

Foothill freshman boys cross country runners take first place in county championships

Rugile Pekinas

November 1, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Wrap-Ups

The freshman boys’ cross country runners took first place out of 14 teams in the Ventura County Cross Country Championships at Lake Casitas on Friday. Freshmen Ryan Bova, Trey Casswell, and Chris Kuchta finished in 11th, 12th and 13th place out of the 148 participants in the race. Their individual times were ...

Girls volleyball team gives it their all in last home game of the season

Girls volleyball team gives it their all in last home game of the season

Aniah McKenzie

November 1, 2014


Filed under Girls' Volleyball, Packages, Sports

The energy was electric at Cabrillo Middle School on Thursday as the players prepared to play their last home volleyball game of the season. The Foothill girls’ varsity volleyball team lost 3-0 against Cate School with scores of 10-25, 9-25, and 14-25. For all of the players this was thei...

Wrap-up: Malibu defeats boys’ water polo 5-17

Wrap-up: Malibu defeats boys’ water polo 5-17

Joshua Modglin

October 29, 2014


Filed under Boys' Water Polo, Sports, Wrap-Ups

The varsity boys’ water polo team played Malibu High School today at the Ventura Aquatics Center, and lost with a final score of 5-17. Senior and team captain James Florez scored two goals; junior Mitchell Caldwell, senior Colin Brown, and freshman Kevin Waechter each scored once. Goalie Paul Byrne...

Wrap-Up: Foothill girl’s volleyball defeated by Carpinteria

Wrap-Up: Foothill girl’s volleyball defeated by Carpinteria

Aniah McKenzie

October 29, 2014


Filed under Girls' Volleyball, Sports, Wrap-Ups

The girls’ varsity volleyball team played against Carpinteria High School, losing 0-3. They competed on home ground, Cabrillo Middle School. The match scores were 16-25, 13-25, and 20-25. Coach Chip Tarleton believes the team is still having many of the same problems as in previous games. “Again, [w]e are still struggling with ...

Foreign exchange student plays for Foothill’s first tennis team

Foreign exchange student plays for Foothill’s first tennis team

Mallery Kinnun

October 26, 2014


Filed under Girls' Tennis, Sports

German exchange student and Foothill senior Lea Menesklou is adapting to the American lifestyle. Menesklou first heard about the foreign exchange program through one of her teachers in Germany. Her interest grew as the teacher described the many experiences that kids can have through these programs. ...

Wrap-Up: Villanova defeats boys’ water polo 10-15

Wrap-Up: Villanova defeats boys’ water polo 10-15

Joshua Modglin

October 25, 2014


Filed under Boys' Water Polo, Sports, Wrap-Ups

The boys’ varsity water polo team played Villanova Preparatory School Friday at their third home game of the season, and lost with a final score of 10-15. Junior Mitchell Caldwell scored three times and seniors Colin Brown and James Florez both scored twice. Senior Spencer Nichols, senior Simon Chr...

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