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Izzy Corn and her friends enjoy going to Giants games on weekends during the season

San Francisco Giants fans are eager for a winning season

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The score is 5-2. It’s the top of the ninth inning and the San Francisco Giants are three outs away from forcing a game five and bringing the series back to Chicago. Four hits, one walk and four runs later, the Giants are eliminated from the playoffs and left thinking, “what if?” After winning three […]

Sophomore Genki LeClair and senior Michael Benz shag balls at a small workout on a Sunday afternoon.

LeClair is breath of fresh air for varsity baseball

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  Genki LeClair is definitely a name that sticks in your head when you first hear it, but that’s not the only thing leaving an impact. LeClair is playing in his first full season on the varsity baseball team, although he was called up as a freshman to pinch hit for the team in the […]

Baton in hand, Kohn sprints down the track to hand off to her teammate.

Freshman runner sprints into track season with new potential

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Hundreds of shoes pound the blistering red track as the echo of the start gun blasts in the distance. The runner’s muscles burn as one freshman athlete emerges from the pack and races toward the finish line as if her life depended on it. Odd glances and furrowed eyebrows from spectators are no surprise to […]

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Photo Gallery: Boys’ varsity baseball shuts out San Rafael

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On March 21, the Giants showed level-headed strength on their home field and beat the San Rafael Bulldogs 12 to nothing. Junior Oliver Pearson pitched an outstanding game. He currently has an Earned Run Average of 1.59, and is ranked third in MCAL for Batters Struck Out (26). Both Redwood and San Rafael had lost and won […]

Left to right, senior Ali Lee, junior Grace Marshall, senior Sabrina Nunez, junior Cami Klemme cheering on their teamates

After shaky start, memorial game ends in heartwarming victory

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On Thursday, community members gathered to watch the varsity softball team play Tam in its first home league game. The game was dedicated to Casassa, who coached the team for 27 seasons. “We are playing for [Casassa] today, but everyday we play for him,” said junior and starting pitcher Morgen Celis. “By playing on the field […]

Training during an early season practice, sophomore Rachel Cramer plays catch with a teammate.

Girls’ lacrosse looks to rebound despite inexperience

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Following the graduation of key players Hayden Dean, Kendra Loo and Kaylee Bushell, the girls’ varsity lacrosse team finds itself in an unfamiliar position, scrambling to fill the holes that last year’s seniors left. Senior leaders Neeve Kennedy and Kendall Shaver and junior Caroline Watkins are in a position to step up and fill the […]

Senior Henry Zeisler finishes his swing after a base hit.

Foehr delivers in walkoff fashion on his birthday

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With the score locked at two with runners on second and third and two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning senior Trevor Foehr hit a ground ball up the middle to knock in the winning run and give Redwood the 3-2 victory over Monte Vista on Friday. Foehr’s teammates sprinted out of the […]

Moving to field a ground ball, Zeisler's career at Redwood has prompted shifts throughout different positions on the diamond

Zeisler’s devotion drives commitment to play at collegiate level

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For senior Henry Zeisler, baseball has been a constant throughout his life. So, it seems only appropriate that Zeisler found a place to continue his career, after being admitted to play at Division III Chapman University, with a guaranteed walk-on spot on the team. And while he first intended playing baseball in Division I, Zeisler […]

GLIDING ACROSS THE ice, freshman Erin McGlynn warms up for a game as a San Francisco Sabercat. McGlynn is a captain for the Sabercats and plays in an all-boy’s league.

Erin McGlynn breaks barriers through ice hockey career

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“‘What are you doing? You are a girl, you don’t belong here. Get off the ice.’ That’s not even the worst case,” said freshman Erin McGlynn about the first time that she was told she couldn’t play ice hockey because she was a girl. Originally from Canada, McGlynn is following in her father’s footsteps by […]

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Local rugby club heads to Ireland

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During this past February break, Redwood students who are part of a local rugby club embarked on a trip to Ireland to play against teams in the area. The Marin Highlanders took ten of Redwood’s rugby players with them: sophomore Alex Aguero, juniors Wiley Geiger and Jackson Holscher and seniors Justin Bae, Jax Farrell-Martin, Kyle Fulton, […]