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A Loss to the Valiants’ Sports Community

During one of the Lady Valiants’ hard fought game against rival Saint Anthony, the team suffered a severe loss to the roster on January 22, 2015. Allie Simentelli, a senior captain for the Lady Valiants soccer team, was severely injured with a broken wrist. “Watching her break her wrist was a hard thing for us

Samantha Knecht: Running Like a Champion

Why be good when great is an option? That’s certainly a question you don’t need to ask Samantha Knecht, a cross-country star that strives for greatness each day, each practice, each competition. To Knecht, the easiest way to train is by treating everything like a competition because all she wants to do is win, and

Better than your Average Sports Bar

    Buffalo Wild Wings is nationally known franchise specializing in wings, beer, and sports. The franchise opened in 1982 as a place to socialize and watch sports. Soon after, they started to serve alcohol and slowly became known for their buffalo wings. This specific Buffalo Wild Wings is located in Northridge by the  Northridge

Why are Some Sports More Popular Than Others?

During The Fall season, the three sports that are in action are girls volleyball, cross country, and football. After asking several students, “If you are able to put the fall sports from most important/popular in this school, what would it be?” they answered either “football, girls volleyball, then cross country” or ” football, cross country, then girls volleyball.”

Boys Varsity Basketball Final Recap

The St. Genevieve Boys Basketball 2011-2012 season has finally reached its conclusion. The boys ended their season with a record of 15-11, becoming co-league champions, and also went into the second round of playoffs.

Athletics After High School

High school is a great transition in an athlete’s life because it gives that person the opportunity to show off his or her skills at a public view. It is the time where stars shine, make history, and leave a lasting impression on their high school. The question is, what usually happens to those high school stars after they graduate?

Varsity Boy’s Basketball Results

On Monday January 9, 2012, The Valiant’s Boys Varsity Basketball team played against Valley Torah High School at our home gym. From the beginning, the Valiants swept the competition ending the first quarter with a score of 29-3, with St. Gens leading. In the Second quarter, Valley Torah was able to respond finishing the the quarter by scoring 24 points overall. However, the Valiants remained dominate throughout the entire battle. The Valley Torah Wolfpack came up short to the Valiants ending the game with a score of 73-49. Linwood Foy ended the game with 25 points and eleven rebounds. Mark Chin contributed with 13 points and 3 rebounds.

What sport should I play?

Now that the Fall sport’s season is coming to an end, a new opportunity unfolds itself. Cross Country and football is now slowly coming to an end but that doesn’t mean all the sports end. New sports start their preseason journey such as Basketball and Soccer.

Valiant XC at Holydale Park

The Cross Country team had their first meet on Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at Holydale Park, in the city of Downey.

The boys varsity team ran an extra .8 miles resulting in a 3.8 mile race when the race is only suppose to be a 3 mile race. The top three for this race were, Roy Gonzalez, Israel Gudino, and Antonio Cornejo. The team ended up in forth overall.