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VNHS’s varsity girls volleyball puts up a fight in a tightly contested three set defeat against San Fernando High School on Sept. 13.

VOLLEYBALL: The Girls team takes a second loss at home

By Samantha Ramos and Nathan HanPublished September 14, 2021
The young team still searches for their first victory of the season under Head Coach Antonieco Erasmo.
Alexis Austria (#16) serves to Northridge High School at the Girls volleyball home game on Sept. 1, 2021. This was the wolfpack’s first volleyball game of the season. The squad lost their first game with a final score of 25-8, 25-12, and 25-19.

VOLLEYBALL: Wolves unable to avoid sweep by Northridge

By Samantha Ramos and Nathan HanPublished September 4, 2021
Although the team suffered a first loss, expectations remain high once a full roster is assembled.
 Taft Offensive line prepares to snap the ball to their quarterback against the black and white defenders. The Wolves were unable to contain the offense and lost the game with a final score of 43-6.

FOOTBALL: New squad starts their season with a disappointing loss at home

By Nathan Han, Web EditorPublished August 29, 2021
Struggles continue as the wolves lose 43-6 to Taft High school.
#25 Tristan Timpers seizes the opportunity to tip the ball to the side of the defenders after a fake out.

STATE: Wolves Volleyball defeats Ramona Bulldogs

By Andre Davancens, Sports EditorPublished June 9, 2021

Making history, the Wolves Volleyball team won their first state championship game. On June 8 they faced the Ramona High School Bulldogs and won 3-2. The Wolves continue striving for greatness even...

#12 Steven Tostado hitting a homerun vs Panorama High School. When facing Monroe on Wednesday he threw 110 pitches pulling the wolves through the first half of the game.

BASEBALL PLAYOFFS: Los Lobos knock down Monroe Vikings

By Andre Davancens, Sports EditorPublished June 9, 2021

After placing third in the Valley Mission League, Wolves Baseball moved onto the CIF LA Division 2 playoff series. Being seeded twelfth in the bracket the Wolves had a lot to prove going into their...

Track and Field Coach Fernando Fernandez speaks to runner Uriel Ruiz after a relay race. Both are wearing masks and following covid-19 guidelines.

Covid-19: Through the eyes of vaccinated athletes

By Contreras MelaniePublished June 9, 2021

Now that Californians 12 and older are eligible to receive the covid-19 vaccine, Junior and Senior athletes at VNHS are getting vaccinated in hopes of things finally returning to normal next fall. “Everything...

Checkmate the white queen says with a scornful expression.

My new hobby: Chess

By Antony Nepeyvoda, Design & Layout EditorPublished June 8, 2021
Now that I’m finishing my junior year of high school not much has changed about the way I play. I am still very bad at chess, but even so it has grown into my newest obsession.
A little league baseball player waiting for the next batter to send a ball his way.

Benefits of Recreational Sports

By Sam Eusebio, Staff WriterPublished June 8, 2021

Walking through the park, you can hear the crack of baseballs connecting with bats, the dribbling of basketballs, the whoosh of tennis racquets, referees blowing their whistles and softball crowds cheering...

Van Nuys High School 2021 Division 1 champions.

D1 CHAMPS: Boys Volleyball wins 6th city title

By Andre Davancens, Sports EditorPublished June 6, 2021

From the street you could hear the roar of the crowd booming from within Sylmar Charter High School. June 5, the Division 1 CIF LA Volleyball Championships were underway. The first set saw Van Nuys...

Jesus Rios scores a take down on a wrestler from Madison during the King of the City 2019 wrestling tournament.

WRESTLING: The team looks to start again

By Andre Davancens, Sports EditorPublished June 1, 2021

The wrestling team has always had the underdog status as one of the smaller sports teams on campus. While they have always had good results in league standings, placing in both city and state championships;...

#18 Jai Korisal quickly reacting to a set from #5 Alex Pinwatana to spike the ball down.

VOLLEYBALL PLAYOFFS: 3-1 Wolves eliminate the Patriots

By Andre Davancens, Sports EditorPublished May 28, 2021

Van Nuys hosted the first playoff game of the 2021 season on May 27 playing against Birmingham Charter High School. The game got off to a rocky start with Birmingham taking the first set from the Wolves...

Steven Curry of the Golden State Warriors

Steph Curry’s Reign

By Eusebio SamPublished May 13, 2021

In the month of April, Stephen Curry makes his dominant run in the NBA season. Curry, a 2-time champion with the Warriors, is proving himself to be the best player in the league. After breaking his...

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