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Boys’ basketball preps for pre-season

Boys’ basketball preps for pre-season

By Dillan Jackson Oakland High’s boys’ basketball team is gearing up for the their first game against University High of San Francisco on Nov. 16 at 7:00 p.m. One of the returning stars on the basketball [...]

Big Opportunities for star athlete

Big Opportunities for star athlete

By: Jasmine Saelee Oakland High senior Siale Liku has received numerous scholarships already this year and last year for his performance on and off the football field. Liku, a senior at Oakland High, is a defensive [...]

Oakland community chips in for sports program

Oakland community chips in for sports program

After District announces cuts, donations pour in By Selim Jones, Cindy Ho, DaYi Huang, Isaac Mohammed, and Christine Nguyen  On Thursday, August 23, the Oakland Athletic League held a meeting that Stephen Spinola, Oakland High athletic director, [...]

Badminton takes OAL silver

Badminton takes OAL silver

Two doubles teams place in the top four By: Gieanne Aldana On Friday, May 4, the girls’ badminton team fell short against Oakland Tech, taking second place in the overall Oakland Athletic League standings, which reflect [...]

Another strong year for volleyball

Another strong year for volleyball

Boys’ team comes in first in OAL, second in Oakland Section By: Gieanne Aldana The boys’ volleyball team won the Oakland Athletic League championships and came in second in Oakland Section Championship, which they lost to KIPP King [...]

Boys’ volleyball starts strong

Boys’ volleyball starts strong

By: Gieanne Aldana The boys’ volleyball team won their first game of the year against Coliseum College Prep Academy (CCPA), three sets to none, on Monday, March 26. “It was a good game” said Kao Saephanh, [...]

Badminton players gear up for cuts

Badminton players gear up for cuts

Shortened season to begin in April by: Gieanne Aldana Our girls’ Badminton team started conditioning back on Feb. 5 and is starting to make cuts this week. Their season starts after the spring break. They have [...]

Girls’ soccer starts on the rise

Girls’ soccer starts on the rise

By Gieanne Aldana In the 2018 soccer season, the  Lady Wildcat soccer team has won against Tech, Skyline and Madison Park. Back on Jan. 31, they won against Madison park. Next, on Feb. 2 against Skyline, [...]

Wrestling captain follows in brother’s footsteps

Wrestling captain follows in brother’s footsteps

By Leonel Guillen Anthony Ochoa is a 17 year old junior who attends Oakland High and also he’s the team captain of the Oakland High wrestling team. Ochoa joined the wrestling team when he was a [...]

Basketball team’s’ preliminary rosters announced

Basketball team’s’ preliminary rosters announced

On Friday, Nov. 3, the boys crowded the locker room hoping to see their name on the list to let them know they have made the basketball team. “I prayed all night,” said freshman Jeremiah Paulmerie. [...]