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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...

Swim & Dive finish season strong, earn titles during CIF week

Swim & Dive finish season strong, earn titles during CIF week

Abby Sourwine, Reporter

May 6, 2019

To see team scores, click here. To see individual scores, click here. “We earned a banner in the black box to celebrate our win,” Sydney Roman ‘19 said of the Foothill Technology High School 200 yard intermediate medley (IM) relay team, who took first place in their race on May 3 (1:51.96). Roman...

Boys’ golf snags second in Tri-Valley league finals

Boys' golf snags second in Tri-Valley league finals

Jack Vielbig, Reporter

May 3, 2019

Heading into the Tri-Valley League finals, the Foothill Tech boys’ golf team had its eye on taking down Saint Bonaventure, who Aidan Donnelly ‘20 described as the Dragons’ toughest competition in the league this year. Unfortunately, on May 2, Foothill fell just short to the Seraphs, taking home second pl...

Boys’ volleyball pummeled by Peninsula to conclude season

Stefan Fahr '19 and Logan Grenier '19 reach up to block the incoming ball.

Nick Zoll, Reporter

May 3, 2019

A sea of red was present at Cabrillo Middle School as the fans of the Foothill boys’ varsity volleyball team geared up for their team’s postseason opener. On April 30, the Dragons met their match in the first round of the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Division III playoffs against th...

Recap: Baseball shut out on Senior Night by St. Bonaventure, 6-0

The ball launches from Charlie Montano's '19 hand on the pitching mound.

Nick Zoll, Sports Editor

April 23, 2019

For Foothill’s varsity baseball team, the afternoon of April 22 marked the final home game for the graduating class of 2019. Taking the field in front of their home crowd at Ventura College for the final time were the three Foothill seniors: Gage Corsi ‘19, Dillon Gallagher ‘19 and Charlie Montano...

Foothill swim comes in first place in league finals

Brandon Rodgers ‘22 is ready and in position for his race.

Katie Denger, Reporter

April 19, 2019

The Foothill Technology High School swim team made a splash at league finals for both boys’ and girls’ varsity at the Cate School pool on April 16 and 17. The girls came in first place with a score of 394 out of seven teams, followed by La Reina, Villanova Preparatory, Cate, St. Bonaventure, Gra...

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