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What’s Going on with Woodside Wrestling

What’s Going on with Woodside Wrestling

Beck Patrone, Sports Editor

February 1, 2018


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The Woodside High School Boys and Girls wrestling team are hitting the mats hard this season. After a rough winter season last year combined with the loss of six valuable seniors, the team this year is off to a 0-2 start. Despite the rough patch that the 2017-2018 team has faced thus far, there...

The Lack of Interest in WHS Sports

Beck Patrone, Sports Editor

December 4, 2017


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Student support at Woodside High School athletic events this year has been extremely disappointing, with rivalry games being attended by fewer and fewer students. Much of this lack of spirit is due to the recent struggles of some of Woodside’s most prominent athletic teams, especially the 0-10 sea...

The 49ers/WHS Varsity Record Comparison

The 49ers/WHS Varsity Record Comparison

Travis Moss, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


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Some have dreamed of having a similar score to an actual NFL team, however this may not be the year to emulate the 49ers. Recently, the San Francisco 49ers and the Woodside Varsity Football team have both suffered abysmal records of 0-8. Some are questioning if the teams are performing up to their p...

Practices and Games Cancelled Due to Weather

Beck Patrone, Sports Editor

November 2, 2017


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Several Woodside Fall sports practices and athletic events are being hurt by the recent devastating Northern California fires. Earlier this month, horrific fires in Napa and Sonoma destroyed a whopping 8,400 structures and other buildings. The effects of the fires have left hundreds of Californians...

Taking a Kneel: When Expression Leads To Controversy

Chistian Touhey, Politics Editor

October 17, 2017


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The National Football League (NFL) season has gotten off to a controversial start after President Donald Trump bashed players in recent games for kneeling in protest during the National Anthem. The Pittsburgh Steelers, New England Patriots, and San Francisco 49ers are some of the NFL teams who repres...

Sprinting to the Finish Line

Sprinting to the Finish Line

Beck Patrone, Sports Editor

October 11, 2017


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The Woodside High School cross country team has been practicing for months, and they hope for a successful season this fall in the Peninsula Athletic league. Although cross country is a largely unattended sports event at Woodside, the team is full of surprises and excitement. Cross country is surpris...

Professional Versus Amateur Advertising

Professional Versus Amateur Advertising

Beck Patrone, Sports Editor

September 26, 2017


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In one of the biggest sports advertising deals in recent memory, the Bay Area’s Golden State Warriors have agreed to a $20 million-per-year deal from Rakuten to have a small logo placed upon their jerseys. Advertising has become an incredibly lucrative part of sports in the 21st century, and as m...

Is JV the Game Worth Watching?

Is JV the Game Worth Watching?

Noelia Arteaga, Staff Writer

September 11, 2017


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The Woodside Junior Varsity Football team took a surprising second win of 30-20 vs.Carlmont while the Varsity team fell short again losing 29-53 on Friday, September 1. Woodside fans, students, and family were astonished with the outcomes of the Carlmont and Capuchino games after JV came out strong ...

Mayweather V. McGregor: The Money Fight

Mayweather V. McGregor: The Money Fight

Travis Moss, Staff Writer

September 5, 2017


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Fighters Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor heavily publicized their fight, sparking serious debate over who would win their Saturday mega bout. Rumors had circulated that the two fighting moguls would spar one day, however in August 2016 it had been confirmed that it had become a possibility due...

Woodside Football: It is Time to Bounce Back

Woodside Football: It is Time to Bounce Back

Beck Patrone, Sports Editor

September 5, 2017


Filed under Sports

After taking a tough 26 - 13 loss in their season opener, the Woodside High School football team hopes to recover in order to have a successful season. Last year, the Wildcats started off the season on a hot streak, winning their first four games by a combined 77 points. This year, however, they are...

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