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The Hard-Hitting Truth About Concussions

The Hard-Hitting Truth About Concussions

May 9, 2017

How do Los Altos student-athletes feel when they’re concussed? “Groggy,” one said. “Foggy,” said ano...

Bus Driver Shortages Impact Athletic Programs

Bus Driver Shortages Impact Athletic Programs

May 9, 2017

Due to bus driver shortages this year, sports teams have had to handle multiple last-minute transporta...

Pitching No-Hitters with Junior Alex Reelfs

Pitching No-Hitters with Junior Alex Reelfs

May 9, 2017

Junior Alex Reelfs listens to the same song on repeat before every game. Headphones on and tossing a bas...

Recap: Dodgeball’s Final Day

Recap: Dodgeball’s Final Day

April 30, 2017

Last Friday, the school held the championship round of the dodgeball tournament. Now, all the real f...

Dodgeball Player of the Day: Jared Shing

Dodgeball Player of the Day: Jared Shing

April 27, 2017

Alone on the court, junior Jared Shing takes his position against three players. Outnumbered, Jared doe...

Boys Swimming Dives Without Gwo

Boys Swimming Dives Without Gwo

March 28, 2017

The atmosphere for the boys swim team has dramatically changed this season, with many new players and strat...

Triple Threats on the Field, Court and Track

Triple Threats on the Field, Court and Track

March 25, 2017

Junior Jamie Kesten’s year is a triathlon in itself; she spikes the volleyball to her opponents in ...

What Makes a Good Coach

What Makes a Good Coach

March 25, 2017

In my experience, there are two types of coaches: manipulative and straightforward. Of course, they come with varyi...

Mr. & Mrs. Water Polo

Mr. & Mrs. Water Polo

March 25, 2017

On and off the pool deck, Katie Buzzetta and Seth Tasman have created a close-knit family with boys a...

Eagles Rout Evergreen Valley in First Round of CCS

Eagles Rout Evergreen Valley in First Round of CCS

February 25, 2017

The storyline of the varsity boys basketball CCS first round matchup between Los Altos and Evergreen...

Eagles Soar High Over Gunn

Eagles Soar High Over Gunn

February 17, 2017

Yesterday, Tuesday, February 14, the varsity boys basketball team won on senior night, beating the Gu...

Girls Soccer Scores Dramatic Victory over Gunn

Girls Soccer Scores Dramatic Victory over Gunn

February 16, 2017

On Tuesday, February 14, the girls varsity soccer team celebrated Valentine’s Day and their senior night with...

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