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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 Route Segerstrom

Vanguards Route Segerstrom

Andrew Reina, El Mo News
November 25, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

El Modena faced Segerstrom High School on Thursday, November 19th in the Quarter Finals of the CIF playoffs. El Mo was coming into the game with high confidence after a huge win over Rancho Alamitos in round one. Segerstrom came into the game with a win over Saddleback. El Modena struck first with...

El Mo Football is Moving On in CIF

El Mo Football is Moving On in CIF

Andrew Reina, El Mo News
November 17, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

El Modena is moving on to the quarter finals of the CIF playoffs for the second year in a row after defeating Rancho Alamitos 35-10 in their playoff opener. After a slow first few possessions for the Vanguards, and going down 3-0, the defense took over. Senior Sam Gutierrez snagged the ball out of ...

Playoff Match Up: El Mo Versus Rancho Alamitos Preview

Playoff Match Up: El Mo Versus Rancho Alamitos Preview

Andrew Reina, El Mo News
November 8, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The El Modena Football team secured a CIF playoff spot, as well as a league title with the win over El Dorado 19-13. El Modena (6-4) can't relax however, having to face Rancho Alamitos (8-2) who finished in the finals last season, but came up short versus Garden Grove, the team that defeated the Vanguards...

El Modena Football recap

El Modena Football recap

Andrew Reina, El Mo News
November 8, 2015
Filed under Sports

The last three games of the Vanguards schedule would prove to be their biggest challenge yet. The second to last week in October, the Vanguards looked at their schedule and saw rival Canyon, who they would need to beat to be crowned league champion, a scrappy Brea Olinda team, and El Dorado. El Modena...

Favorite Rowdy Rooter Football Themes

Favorite Rowdy Rooter Football Themes

Andrew Reina, El Mo News
October 18, 2015
Filed under Sports

The student section for El Modena has been the talking point of many conversations around Orange County. The Rowdy Rooters have finished in the top four student sections on OCSidelines.com for multiple weeks now. Also, the student section has been showing up in record numbers and has had some of the...

Another Vanguard Victory

Another Vanguard Victory

Andrew Reina, El Mo News Editor
October 11, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Before the big game, Coach D. sat down and interviewed with Frontline. The game plan was simple, "We need to worry about ourselves, worry about our execution, and try to perfect what we do and do it better than anyone else." said Drzanek. The preparation for the homecoming game this week was slightl...

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