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Girls’ volleyball edges Grace Brethren in five sets

Girls’ volleyball edges Grace Brethren in five sets

Nick Zoll

September 8, 2018


Filed under Girls' Volleyball, Sports

On Sept. 6, the girls’ varsity volleyball team faced off against a talented Grace Brethren High School team, who entered the game sporting a record of 8-2. The Dragons, meanwhile, came into the matchup with a less impressive overall record of 3-6. Junior varsity head coach Brittney Mukhar assumed th...

Girls’ Golf crushes Fillmore in home match

Girls’ Golf crushes Fillmore in home match

Katie Denger

September 8, 2018


Filed under Girls' Golf, Sports

The Foothill Technology High School’s girls’ golf team swept away the Fillmore Flashes during a cold and windy match on Sept. 6. The Dragons were victorious against Fillmore with a score of 223 to 285. Kelly More ‘20 shot 41, Phoebe Gaston ‘20 shot 46, Riley Singleton ‘21 shot 45, Elizabe...

Girls’ Tennis starts fresh this season, defeats Bonnie 16-2

Girls’ Tennis starts fresh this season, defeats Bonnie 16-2

Abby Sourwine

September 6, 2018


Filed under Girls' Tennis, Sports

Dominated by young and talented players, Foothill’s girls’ tennis team kicked off the season with a commanding win over Saint Bonaventure High School on Sept. 4. Through encouragement and practice, they defeated the Seraphs with a final score of 16 sets to two. While most of Foothill’s 16 winning sets were quick...

Cross country starts off season strong at UCSB Gaucho Invitational

Cross country starts off season strong at UCSB Gaucho Invitational

Dylan Mullaney

September 3, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Sports

On Saturday, Sept. 1, the Foothill Technology cross country team kicked off their season with a solid race. The varsity girls’ team, who are reigning California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) and State Champions, look to defend their title. Meanwhile, the boys placed third in CIF and State in 2017...

Difficulties result in boys’ water polo team receiving only two home games

Difficulties result in boys’ water polo team receiving only two home games

Nick Zoll

September 2, 2018


Filed under Boys' Water Polo, Sports

The boys’ water polo team will be faced with some unique circumstances during the 2018 season, and it means they will have fewer home games over the course of the season. The Ventura Aquatic Center, home of the Dragons’ practices and home games for the last three years, is no longer the most practical option for the tea...

Girls’ golf wins tournament against Ventura schools for the third year in a row

Girls’ golf wins tournament against Ventura schools for the third year in a row

Katie Denger

August 30, 2018


Filed under Girls' Golf, Sports

On Tuesday, Aug. 27, the Foothill Technology High School girls’ varsity golf team competed in a tournament including Ventura, Buena and St. Bonaventure at the Buenaventura Golf Course. The Dragons were victorious in this tournament for the third year in a row. The team also broke 200 for the thir...

Late goal helps boys’ water polo top Buena, 6-5

Late goal helps boys’ water polo top Buena, 6-5

Nick Zoll

August 29, 2018


Filed under Boys' Water Polo, Sports

On Tuesday, Aug. 28, the boys’ varsity water polo team faced the Bulldogs of Buena High School in a non-league exhibition game. It was a tale of two halves at Parrish Pool: The first half yielded only one combined goal between the two teams while ten total scores were tallied in the latter half. In ...

Girls’ volleyball’s comeback falls short in loss against Nordhoff

Girls’ volleyball’s comeback falls short in loss against Nordhoff

Jack Vielbig

August 25, 2018


Filed under Girls' Volleyball, Sports

https://vimeo.com/286638038   Following a season that included a California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Finals appearance and the loss of five key seniors, the Foothill Technology High School girls’ volleyball team is looking to rebuild around its young core and seasoned veterans. Afte...

Dragon Athletics: Sports Retrospective 2018

Dragon Athletics: Sports Retrospective 2018

Nick Zoll

June 19, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Retrospective

Below is a recap of how every Dragons sports team fared during the 2017-18 season. GIRLS’ GOLF Finishing the season with an overall record of 14-0 and a league record of 12-0, the girls’ golf team went undefeated for the second season in a row. They advanced further in the California Inter...

Playoff recap: Boys’ baseball exits in wild card round against Pacifica Christian

Nick Zoll

May 17, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

On Tuesday, May 15, the boys’ varsity baseball team fell to the Seawolves of Pacifica Christian High School at Ventura College in the wild card round of the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Division 6 tournament. The Dragons and the Seawolves each recorded two runs in the first inning and ...

Foothill athletes react to approval of baseball field at DATA

Foothill athletes react to approval of baseball field at DATA

Nick Zoll

May 17, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Features, Sports

The Foothill Technology boys’ baseball team has found a new home. On May 8, 2018, the Board of Education unanimously approved a measure that would refurbish a field at DeAnza Academy of Technology and the Arts (DATA) for Foothill use. The requested renovations amount to approximately $169,000. The...

Yuvraj Narang exemplifies passion, leadership and “insane” work ethic

Yuvraj Narang exemplifies passion, leadership and “insane” work ethic

Katie Denger

May 15, 2018


Filed under Boys' Tennis, Sports, Sports Features

Yuvraj “Yuvi” Narang ‘20 is described by his assistant coach, Ryan Rollins, as “the type of athlete any coach would want.” Rollins elaborated that “he’s always trying to improve himself” and that level of commitment is what sets him apart. Narang has played tennis for roughly seven y...

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