Sports

Giants varsity football overtakes rival Tam in an exciting last second finish

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Following a 42-14 loss to Ukiah High School on Sept. 7, the Redwood varsity football team looked to defeat their rival, the Tam Red-tailed Hawks, in what was deemed the “Mt. Tam Game” on Sept. 15. Led by senior running back Alex Aguero, who finished with 25 carries for 233 and four touchdowns, and junior […]

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Senior Evan Solter looks to drive Redwood’s varsity golf team to success in upcoming season

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When senior Evan Solter began playing golf during the summer before his sophomore year, he quickly fell in love with the intricacy and strategy that the game entailed. Going into his sophomore year, Solter decided to stop playing baseball and basketball and follow his interest in golf. Now going into his third year of competitive […]

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Boys’ varsity cross country gets a running start to the season at dual meet

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Runners shuffled into position behind the white line at O’Hair Park in Novato on Thursday Sept. 13. Dust filled the air and trees casted shadows on each runner. With the call of the official, the teams began their five kilometer course. Redwood’s cross country team beat both San Marin and San Rafael at the meet […]

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Varsity golf continues winning streak after win against Marin Catholic

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After three hours, 199 strokes, and a couple of lost balls, the girl’s varsity golf team left the Peacock Gap Golf Course victorious. The team braved cold winds and tough competition to beat Marin Catholic 199-249 in their sixth match of the season. They now hold a perfect record of 6-0. The weather brought unforeseen […]

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Girls’ varsity field hockey soars past Drake in 9-0 shutout

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On Wednesday, Sept. 12, the girls’ varsity field hockey team added another victory to their 2-0 record with a 9-0 win versus Drake High School. The Giants pulled away early after forward Erin McCarthy scored two back-to-back goals. This gave the Giants the lead and an opportunity to give the bench players added playing time. […]

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Star athletes commit to play at the next level

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Many seniors are currently going through the stressful process of applying to colleges. The seemingly endless amount of questions on the Common Application, “What is your parents boss’ name?” or “What is your favorite word and why (500 words minimum)” are enough to make someone go crazy. On top of those questions, seniors have to […]

Running from a defender, senior captain Caroline Soja looks to make a pass.

Girls’ field hockey prepares for MCAL league with new players

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The 2018-19 school year is just the fourth season of the girls’ field hockey team. In past years, the field hockey season spanned seven weeks because there were only a few local teams to compete against. This year, the team joined an official MCAL league whose season will last 12 weeks. The team will also […]

Huddling around senior captain Alex Aguero, the team prepares to break

The ceiling is very high for this year’s star-studded varsity football team

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The Redwood varsity football team has embarked on yet another fall campaign as they set their sights on their first MCAL championship since 1998. Starting off the season strong, the Giants look impressive on both sides of the ball. With the combination of a number of seniors who have stepped up as leaders and a […]

Senior captain Makenzie Allen looks ahead as she passes to her teammate.

Girls’ varsity water polo looks to rebuild team after losing starting seniors

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After a robust 2017-2018 season led by a core group of seniors, the girls’ varsity water polo team faces adversity for this upcoming year. The team lost four out of their six starting players, requiring the girls to compensate with fresh talent and hard work. According to senior captain Makenzie Allen, the team has found […]

Junior Lindsay Dubin practices her forehand volley during warmups

New coach and strong roster prepare girls’ varsity tennis team

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Every sports team at Redwood comes into a new season with fresh faces, updated goals and one main objective: to win. The girls’ varsity tennis team is looking to do just that, as the countdown to opening day has already begun. After a full week of tryouts has been completed in late August, the team’s […]