The Tribe Tribune

Wrestling reflects on CIF

Wrestling reflects on CIF

Joshua Hansen, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Wrestling League Finals was held Feb. 9 at Sonora High School. All Freeway League schools met for the tournament to fight for a qualifying spot at CIF. Three Fullerton wrestlers placed and qualified for CIF individually: Junior Dylan Scarberry, junior Isaul Castaneda, and senior Tyler Mollenkramer...

Track and Field for another successful season

Track and Field for another successful season

Audry Jeong, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After a successful season last year, the track and field team is ready to compete again. In the past few months, the team has been putting in grueling hours of practice to prepare for the upcoming season. Their dedication will soon pay off, as the athletes feel optimistic about what's to come. ...

Boy’s basketball reflects on season

Boy’s basketball reflects on season

William Hollon, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The FUHS boys basketball team (11-15) ended the season short of making the playoffs. However, senior Daniel Fabris feels that making the best out of the season holds more value than having regrets. “I don’t have any regrets on this season; even though I thought the outcome would be better, I stil...

JV Girls Soccer wins League

JV Girls Soccer wins League

Emma Kelly, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

JV Girls Soccer claimed the title of League Champions after beating La Habra High School 3-1 on Wednesday. Throughout the season, the team has won seven games, tied in two games, and lost one game. This is the first recorded time JV Girls soccer has won league. Although winning league is the highest ...

Girl’s water polo plays for first place in League

Girl’s water polo plays for first place in League

Megan Kim, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The FUHS varsity girls’ water polo team beat Troy High School 11-8 on Tuesday thanks to the top scorers of the game: senior Kaya Ortega (4), sophomore Sophie Zener (2) and junior Erica Barton (2). This is the first time any of the current varsity players have beaten Troy. This win not only ear...

Girls basketball battles Sonora High School

Girls basketball battles Sonora High School

Drew Soderquist, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The team (0-3), started their league season on Jan. 9 at Sonora (3-0). After a hard-fought game, the Lady Indians lost to the Raiders (75-12). Sophomore Madeline Yang reflects positively on the game against the Raiders.   “[The team] was successful a couple times in breaking the Raider’s press defens...

Out with the old, in with the new: FUHS new track

Out with the old, in with the new: FUHS new track

Gillian Hodgden, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After a month of construction, FUHS now has a brand new rubberized track with permanent lane markings and two new jumping pits. Previously a dirt track, the new track will help our runners go faster and will prevent muscle strain. Sophomore distance runner Gwen Gonzalez feels the new track will be be...

Basketball looks to bounce back

Basketball looks to bounce back

William Hollon, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Boy’s Basketball (0-3) started their league season Jan. 9. The Indians suffered three straight losses to start off league: a score of 82-73 in overtime to Sonora (1-2), a close 45-43 loss to Sunny Hills (2-1), and, most recently, a 60-51 loss against Buena Park (2-1). When asked about the key to bouncing back fr...

Girls water polo: setting and scoring goals

Girls water polo: setting and scoring goals

Amanda Foglesong, Sports Editor

January 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The girls water polo team (9-3) goes into League with a first place finish in the Nogale Tournament, held at Glendora High on Jan. 6.   The team won the tournament the previous year, so the pressure in defending the title has fueled the team to strive towards their goal of becoming champions yet...

Wrestling looks forward to upcoming season

Wrestling looks forward to upcoming season

Josh Hanson, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Compared to previous years, the Fullerton wrestling team is primarily composed of sophomores and juniors this season, which makes versatility and youth the team’s central asset. Senior co-captain Hayden Will looks forward to playing with new team members. “At this point, there’s probably a ...

Football advances to second CIF game

Football advances to second CIF game

Amanda Foglesong, Megan Kim, and Madison Velez

November 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After a successful season, the FUHS Football team (7-4) finished second in league and were titled city champions.   Because they had such a great season, the Indians qualified for CIF playoffs for the first time in three years. Senior Travis Plante hopes to show everyone what the team is made of. “The fac...

Volleyball reflects back on their season

Volleyball reflects back on their season

Madison Velez, Photo Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Although the volleyball team came fifth in League, the spirit and bond of the team never failed to show as the season progressed. From team bonding dinners to long and grueling practices, the girls worked together to achieve many goals this season. Senior Captain Steena Hubbard reflects positively on the team’...