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Boys Soccer takes league and heads to CIF

Photo Cred: Kylen Campbell

Madison Velez, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019

Fullerton’s boys varsity soccer took the title of 2019 Freeway League Champs, after winning a game against Sunny Hills 2-1 on Jan. 25. The last time the Indians were League Champs was in 2014, marking this as a big accomplishment for the team. Junior Yahir Garcia reflects on bringing home a leag...

FUHS Gym: How do students feel?

Photos courtesy of FUHS Yearbook.

Nathan Smith, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019

On Wed. Jan. 9, a certified state inspector announced  that our gym was completely unsafe to be inside of. As one of the oldest buildings in the school, the gym has been at Fullerton for almost a century and many athletes and students are sad to see it go. Senior Stone Sinek has played baske...

Girls basketball looks back on their season and forward to their next game

Senior Destiny Cobb standing next to her mother before the game in celebration of senior night. Photo courtesy of Maddy Torresluna.

Drew Soderquist, Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2019

Thurs. Jan. 31 marks the last game of the regular season for the Lady Indians (5-18) as they face the Troy Warriors (21-6) away at 6 p.m. Senior Gracelynn Basas’ favorite memory from this season has been the constant support of her parents cheering her on in the stands. “Nothing beats the ...

Boys Basketball triumphant on Senior night

Will Hollon drives in with the ball. Photo courtesy of AJ Perez

Drew Soderquist, Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2019

The FUHS boys basketball team (10-16) celebrated both their seniors and their victory over the Buena Park Coyotes (3-22) with a final score of 37-36 on Tue. Jan. 30. The game was decided in the final seconds of the game, as senior Will Hollon shot three consecutive free throws, putting the Indians up...

My Tribe: Wyatt Logan

My Tribe: Wyatt Logan

Matthew Ballin, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019

Junior Wyatt Logan began playing water polo at the age of five and decided to continue to pursue the sport at FUHS after seeing the success of the water polo program. Logan enrolled without many connections, as most of his friends from junior high attended other schools. But, water polo helped him ad...

Girls basketball triumphs in first League win

Photo Cred: Aj Perez

Drew Soderquist, Editor in Chief

January 22, 2019

The Lady Indians (5-15) were victorious in their first league win against La Habra on Fri. Jan. 18. The girls pulled through with a 44-42 victory over the Highlanders (4-20). For junior Amiyah Williams, this first league win means a lot. “I feel like we did a lot of things right in Friday’s ga...

Boys Wrestling defeats Troy to claim the City Championship

Boys Wrestling defeats Troy to claim the City Championship

Josh Hanson, Sports Editor

January 18, 2019

The Tribe Wrestling team(4-1) took on Troy(3-2) on January 16, 2018 on their senior night. Fullerton beat troy by a pin (6 points). This was the last match for FUHS seniors including Jonathan Jimenez, Mitchell Dorsey, Kenny Iniguez, Isaul Castaneda, Aaron Salud, Joshua Tan-Torres, Dylan Scarberry, and ...

Boys basketball wins first League game

The team walks towards the sideline during a timeout.
Photo courtesy of Kylen Campbell

Drew Soderquist, Editor-in-Chief

January 15, 2019

The FUHS boys basketball team earned their first league win against Buena Park on Fri. Jan. 11. The Indians (10-12) stomped the (3-18) Coyotes with a score of 70-43. Senior Sage Guillen dropped 11 three-pointers, finishing with a team-leading 33 points. “I was very humble as I was shooting,...

Basketball approaches league

Coach Scott Sinek coaches his team during a timeout. Photo creds: Kylen Campbell

Drew Soderquist, Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2018

The FUHS boys basketball team ended their 7-6-0 run in preseason on a high note, beating La Quinta (4-7-0) 79-50. Senior Stone Sinek feels the team is ready for their first league game against their biggest competition, La Habra High School. “We’ve practiced a lot beforehand, but It’s goin...

Powder Buff volleys in

Photo Cred: Kelly Virden

Edward Lopez, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

FUHS’ annual Powder Buff game--a volleyball game between upper and underclassmen boys will take place today at 7 p.m. in the gym. Entry is either $5, 5 canned goods, or one new and unused toy. Senior Adam Paniagua looks forward to winning but also having fun with his teammates. “I’m loo...

Water polo victorious to start season

Photo Cred: Patrick Yun

Josh Hanson, Sports Editor

December 4, 2018

On Nov. 28 Girls Water polo faced Yorba Linda High school, beating them 15-8. Senior Emmy Yzguerra scored nine goals helping the team take the lead during the game, and freshman Sarah Penton saving 8 shots to not concede. In the first period, Fullerton was behind Yorba Linda, with no goals scored, but th...

Boys soccer kicks off their season

Boys soccer kicks off their season

Frankie Ortega and Madison Velez

November 16, 2018

The FUHS boys soccer won a game 8-0 against Rowland Heights last week, after working hard all off-season in order to have a successful season. Junior Yahir Garcia feels the team is going to be stronger this year than they have been in the past. “ I feel our season is going to go very well th...