The Student News Site of Van Nuys High School

The Mirror

The Student News Site of Van Nuys High School

The Mirror

The Student News Site of Van Nuys High School

The Mirror

Van Nuys High School
Tom Brady, an iconic part of the NFL for over two decades, ended his career in Tampa Bay.

The dynasty of Tom Brady draws to a close

It’s no argument that Brady is the greatest football player of all time. After 22 seasons in the league, he has made the decision to hang up his pads and retire. 
By Kyrillos Mina, Staff WriterPublished February 17, 2022
It’s no argument that Brady is the greatest football player of all time. After 22 seasons in the league, he has made the decision to hang up his pads and retire. 
Kaella Chin (#8) takes on her role as kicker after the Wolves score their first and only touchdown.

FOOTBALL | A final loss to the Spartans end a winless season

Wolves lose 46-6 to Sylmar on the Senior Night game.
By Drake Hernandez, Sports EditorPublished November 1, 2021
A blowout loss in front of home for the Wolves caps off a season filled with poor ball handling on both sides of the field.
The football team let the clock run out as they were blown out by their opponents

FOOTBALL | Wolves lose last away game of the season to the Canoga Park Hunters

Injuries continue to plague the team, translating to poor performance on-field and huge point deficits when playing opponents.
By Drake Hernandez, Sports EditorPublished October 25, 2021
"The biggest 'Achilles heel’ for the Wolves was their offense." With their final home game coming up on Oct. 29, all expectations for the team are seemingly low.
The home defense gets into a scramble but are unable to put any pressure on the Tigers.

FOOTBALL | The Tigers maul the Wolves in our own backyard

The team shows flashes of potential but still seek their first win with only three games left in the season.
By Drake Hernandez, Sports EditorPublished October 9, 2021
The Wolves, unable to score frequently, take their fourth loss at home with a final score of 42-6.
The VNHS wolves raise their helmets in the air during the national anthem to kick off the homecoming game. The Homecoming game on Oct. 2, 2021 ended in a defeat for the home team 35-8 against Panorama.

FOOTBALL | Wolves are pummeled too early for a Homecoming game miracle

The wolfpack team lose their third game at home, but attract a large crowd in their special game.
By Isabella Thomas, Beverly Regino, and Drake HernandezPublished October 2, 2021
View the homecoming game from all perspectives — including the musicians, dancers and cheerleaders.
On September 27, 2019 the school prepares for the game against Kennedy.

42-12: False Hope

The Wolves losing streak sees no end.
By Andre Rodas, Print Editor-in-ChiefPublished October 1, 2019
The Wolves losing streak sees no end.
#10 Andy Gutierrez

Van Nuys vs. Sylmar

By Andre Rodas, Print Editor-in-ChiefPublished September 25, 2019
The Van Nuys Wolves losing streaks continues.
The Losing Streak Continues

The Losing Streak Continues

By Andre Rodas, Print Editor-in-ChiefPublished September 17, 2019

The Wolves football team furthers their losing streak as they traveled 29.8 miles to face off against the Valley Christian Defenders on Friday, Sept. 13.  The Wolves lost 49-6 but still have a positive...

Number 24, Bryan Gomez, makes an astonishing kick on the field while focusing on the game.

72-0 Loss: What Happened?

By Andre Rodas, Print Editor-in-ChiefPublished September 10, 2019
Manual Arts Senior High shuts out the Wolves in lopsided victory.
A tough match for our Wolves.

Lights Out for the Wolves

By Andre Rodas, Print Editor-in-ChiefPublished August 30, 2019
It was lights out for VNHS against Polytechnic High.
Founders and members of the Alliance of American Football pose for the press.

Football Lives On

The AAF football league has kicked off and promises exciting play
By Josh Updegraph and Joseph HernandezPublished March 14, 2019
Pro wrestling monopolist Vince McMahon blesses football fans around America as his newfound spring football league promises to keep the same level of excitement as the NFL throughout the NFL offseason.
Missouri Gov. Michael Parson (left) talks with Kareem Hunt, a member of the Kansas City Chiefs football team, at the Chief’s training camp in St. Joseph, Mo., Aug. 14, 2018. The Chiefs hosted a military appreciation day on their final day of training. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Michael Crane)

The Controversial Run of Kareem Hunt Continues

Former Chiefs standout running back Kareem Hunt receives a second chance to play in the NFL, as he signs with the Cleveland Browns
By Joseph Hernandez and Josh UpdegraphPublished March 13, 2019
After the controversial video of Hunt assaulting a woman caused his release from the Kansas City Chiefs last November, the talented running back hopes to erase his rueful past with great plays both on and off the field.
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