Sports

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What compels Redwood surfers to chase the swell?

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Although we live just a 20 minute drive from the ocean, surfing isn’t as common as one might guess for a coastal California high school like Redwood. In contrast to notions of many Southern California high schools, Redwood has only a small group of students who surf on a consistent basis. Because of this, there […]

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Boys soccer is off to a strong start after a disappointing season

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After a disappointingly early exit in both the MCAL and NCS playoffs last year, the boys’ varsity soccer team is looking to rebound this season, using the team’s experience and chemistry as a way to gain an edge over their opponents. Senior co-captain Eamon Rogan, a four-year varsity player, has gained insight over his high […]

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Who will be crowned champion of College Football?

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Without a doubt, this year’s college football season has been entertaining to watch. From the high-flying hurdles of Penn State’s Saquon Barkley and the spectacular scrambles of Louisville’s Lamar Jackson, to the thunderous touchdown throws made by Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield from Oklahoma, this college football season has been one of the most electrifying […]

Playing at a rink in Canada, Lucas (left) and Jacob (right) have been involved with hockey since they were very young.

Freshman boys continue to tear up the ice after moving from other countries

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Tiny shards of ice fly off the rink into the air. Rapidly moving skates carve into the surface while players chase after a small black puck. It hits the wall and bounces perfectly to the stick of the player who then swiftly glides toward the opposing team’s goal. He winds up and puts all his […]

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Boys Varsity Soccer tops San Marin 1-0

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The boys’ varsity soccer team performed strongly in their game on Saturday Dec. 12, topping the San Marin Mustangs 1-0. This win improves their record to 6-1 after securing another crucial victory against Drake on Wednesday, Dec. 6. So far, the boys’ team is undefeated, despite their official record showing one loss due to a […]

Blocking her competitor out of the way, junior Alexis Nunez defends the ball.

Girls’ varsity soccer overthrows San Marin

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On Saturday, Dec. 12, the girls’ varsity soccer team defeated San Marin 9-1, maintaining a powerful defense and superlative offensive skills throughout the game. After their 3-1 loss against Montgomery High last Thursday, the girls aimed to redeem themselves and play their hardest to make a comeback. Junior Alexis Nunez commented regarding the team’s first […]

Girls’ varsity soccer scavenges a win from the Pirates

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The girls’ varsity soccer team shut out the Drake Pirates on Tuesday, Dec. 5, winning by a final score of 5-0. Coming off a devastating 0-4 loss to Tamalpais (Tam) on Dec. 2, the Giants wanted to approach this game with a focused and intense mentality.   See Josh Cohen’s Recap Video:  

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Varsity girls basketball takes the win in first game of preseason tournament

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A crowd of Redwood parents, teammates and supporters cheer as the final minute of the game ticks away.. The Giants keep the ball in their hands to hold the score. Finally the buzzer sounds and Redwood takes the win.   On Thursday, Nov. 30, playing at Marin Catholic High School, the girls’ varsity basketball team […]

Giants conquer Gauchos, gain momentum into Tam game

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Giants conquer Gauchos, gain momentum into Tam game By Josh Cohen   The girls’ varsity soccer team shut out the Casa Grande Gauchos 3-0 with powerful offensive attack, authoritative possession and dominant defensive wall on Thursday, Nov. 30. After beating the Marin Academy Wildcats on Tuesday, Nov. 28, the Giants came into the match without […]

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2017 Fall Sport Overall Records

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As Redwood’s fall sports come to an end, the majority of the teams finished with positive records. This sets momentum as winter sports gear up and for the future spring season.