The Tribe Tribune

Track starting new season

Track starting new season

Josh Hanson, Sports editor

March 14, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Indians Track and field team began their season on Mar. 5. They face off against Anaheim High School at home. The team has been running everyday since the end of the Cross Country season in October, and has been working hard to prepare for track season. “I have made it a goal to run on the...

Boys Tennis kicks off their season

Boys Tennis kicks off their season

Nathan Smith, Staff Writer

March 14, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The FUHS Boys Tennis team started off their season on a good note, winning their first matches against Servite High School, Magnolia High School, and La Mirada High School. Tennis placed third in League last season, so the team hopes to go even further this season. Sophomore Chris Tran has hig...

Softball approaches League

Softball approaches League

Frankie Ortega, Staff Writer

March 8, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Softball season is here and the Lady Indians are ready to compete! Last season the varsity team was just one game short of making it to CIF with an overall record of 16-11. The team’s goal this season is to make it to CIF. “We didn’t reach our ultimate goal of making CIF, but that gives us some...

Boys Soccer finishes successful season

Boys Soccer finishes successful season

Nathan Smith, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The FUHS Boys Soccer team had a great season this year. Winning League for the first time in five years, the team went on to play hard and advance into the second round of CIF. Even in wake of their CIF loss, the team is happy about how their season was overall and how strong their team became. ...

What students want to see in a new gym

What students want to see in a new gym

Matthew Ballin, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As most FUHS staff and students know, the FUHS gym has been condemned as completely unsafe for students. The closing of the gym has affected sports such as girl's and boy’s basketball, volleyball, and wrestling. These sports have had to change their practice and game times and locations in orde...

Baseball looks forward to their upcoming season

Baseball looks forward to their upcoming season

Matthew Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Fullerton baseball is heading into the 2019 season, looking to defend their Freeway League Title. The boys feel that this season will be a big shift for the team due to the loss of some starting seniors from the previous season. Senior Izzy Orozco feels the team needs to adapt to their new lineup of hitte...

Wrestling competing at CIF

Wrestling competing at CIF

Alexandra Williams, Student Life editor

February 15, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The CIF preliminary match for wrestling occurred Friday, Feb. 8. Eight out of 14 FUHS varsity wrestlers qualified for CIF individually, marking the second year in a row that wrestling qualified for CIF as a team. Qualifiers included (in alphabetical order): senior Isaul Castaneda (our Freeway League ch...

Boys Soccer takes league and heads to CIF

Boys Soccer takes league and heads to CIF

Madison Velez, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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?

FUHS Gym: How do students feel?

Nathan Smith, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

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

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

Drew Soderquist, Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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

Boys Basketball triumphant on Senior night

Drew Soderquist, Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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: Bailey Nakagawa

My Tribe: Bailey Nakagawa

Tyler Huor, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under #MyTribe, Showcase, Sports

Thanks to the bountiful support given by her tribe, senior varsity cheer captain Bailey Nakagawa discovered a niche to belong and excel in. Nakagawa began cheer around the age of nine and became more involved with the community ever since. The activity was one way she created lasting friendships wit...