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Sports in the 90’s

Sports in the 90’s

James Joslyn, Photographer
April 26, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

       The 90’s was a great time to be a sports fan. In the 90’s you could celebrate a touchdown without getting a flag for unsportsmanlike conduct and basketball referees didn't call fouls every ten seconds. Teams such as the 49ers, Cowboys, Yankees, and Bulls dominated this decade all winn...

Daniels and Warren Reach the Summit

Daniels and Warren Reach the Summit

Scarlet Edwards, Copy/Style Editor
April 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

  On Saturday, March 26, sophomores K’yla Daniels and Maddie Warren, along with their Pacific Coast Magic (PCM) Divine competition cheer team, competed at what they believed to be their final competition at Encore in San Diego. However, in an exciting turn of events, PCM Divine placed second, mis...

El Mo Sweeps Brea Olinda

El Mo Sweeps Brea Olinda

Kara Perkins, El Mo News Editor
April 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Today, April 25th, 2017 at 4:30 pm, the El Modena boys' volleyball team swept Brea Olinda High School in a total of three games. The scores 25-12, 25-7, 25-13 are in order from the first game to their last, obviously outplaying Brea Olinda in each match. El Modena boys' volleyball united and learned...

Elmo’s Senior Pitcher: Derron Lopez

Elmo’s Senior Pitcher: Derron Lopez

Miranda Roman, Photographer
April 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

As you may now, baseball is in full swing and they plan on achieving great things along the way. Senior Derron Lopez explains his thoughts on his goals for the season. Frontline: What position do you play? Derron Lopez: I am a pitcher. FL: How long have you been pitching? DL: I pitched...

Peaking at the right moment

Peaking at the right moment

Bobby Almand, Staff writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The El Modena golf Season is winding down to a close, and in just two short weeks, the 2017 season will come to end. It's been a season of ups and down for the Vanguards, but lately, there have been some bright spots, and one of those bright spots was first year junior David Segovia getting a battlefield...

Varsity Softball

Varsity Softball

Abby Sheppard, Advertising Editor
April 20, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The El Modena varsity softball team played exceptionally well, despite a 8-2 loss. The determination and team support helped the girls continue to play their best through the whole game.   Senior, MacKenzie Hoots (first baseman and catcher) continued to keep the team in high spirits the whole seven i...

Coming Together

Coming Together

Kara Perkins, El Mo News Editor
April 19, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The boys' volleyball team got defeated in three games last night against Foothill High School which is very tough mentally on the coaches and the team. Although everyone experiences loses, the volleyball team needs to be ready to bounce back during these types of games. Sophomore Caden Perkins, opposite a...

Ben Hepner Jumps into School Record

Ben Hepner Jumps into School Record

Angel De Rosas, Sports Editor
April 19, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

El modena’s track and field team for years has produced some top athletes. Last year the jumps team saw freshman Ben Hepner dominate in the boys varsity 110m hurdles, long jump, and triple jump.   As a freshman hepner competed at the varsity level making his way into the school record books. Hepner ...

Dalton Saunders Named Citizen of the Year by Orange Elks Lodge #1475

Dalton Saunders Named Citizen of the Year by Orange Elks Lodge #1475

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor
April 14, 2017
Filed under Feature, Showcase, Sports

   Junior Dalton Saunders may be known on campus for his signature camouflage attire, but his community service does not blend into the norm.   Saunders volunteers throughout the city of Orange working on projects that serve impoverished and fellow members of the Orange Elks Lodge. He became...

Vanguards Visit the Other River

Vanguards Visit the Other River

Bobby Almand, Staff Writer
April 13, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Wednesday April 12th, the El Modena golf team visited Green River Golf Club, just off the 91 freeway to face off against bitter rival Villa Park`. As soon as the Vanguards arrived, it was evident that this would be more than just an ordinary match. Howling winds, notoriously inconsistent greens, an...

NBA Playoffs First Round Predictions

NBA Playoffs First Round Predictions

James Joslyn, Photographer
April 13, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Western Conference Warriors vs. Trailblazers This series will likely have no surprises as the Warriors dominate the Trailblazers in every facet of the game. The Warriors are favored to win the 2017 NBA championship, they should have no problem taking down the 8th seeded Trailblazers. Clippers...

We’ve Got Spirit… and Pom Too

We’ve Got Spirit… and Pom Too

Scarlet Edwards, Copy/Style Editor
March 31, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

  The El Modena cheer program has recently announced the addition of two new squads to the cheer team for the 2017-18 school year: Spirit and Pom.   The spirit team’s goal is to support the numerous activities on El Modena’s campus, since “the JV and varsity squads are so busy with practice...

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