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Homecoming game to introduce new stadium

Homecoming game to introduce new stadium

Amanda Foglesong, Madison Velez, and Megan Kim

September 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The sun sets, the lights turn on, and the stadium is flooded with red and white. As FUHS eagerly awaits the homecoming game, the football team anxiously prepares for the football season. Senior and football player Dominic Freshour relays the pressure that the team’s seniors feel as they prepare for...

Baseball battles for first place

Baseball battles for first place

April 26, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Indians Baseball (7-2) broke undefeated Troy’s winning streak yesterday with a score of 6-3. The Indians will play them twice more this week. At the beginning of the year, three Troy baseball players transferred here to their rival, Fullerton. Junior, Matt Cho transferred mostly because of...

Fullerton Baseball starts League off strong

Fullerton Baseball starts League off strong

Drew Soderquist, Staff Writer

April 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

After a solid 4-0 start in the Freeway League, The Fullerton Indians are hopeful to succeed in the second half of season. After the Indians have played each team in the Freeway League once, they will start a schedule in which they face each opponent twice in a week. Senior Mitchell Alvarez said he enjoys playi...

Baseball wins first league game against Sunny Hills

Baseball wins first league game against Sunny Hills

Drew Soderquist, Staff Writer

March 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

FUHS baseball team (2-1) hit off their season with a 7-1 win against Sunny Hills last Friday. Senior Justin Kim said he hoped for a league title last year, and looks for redemption this season. “We have been waiting for this moment since day one, all four years,” said Kim. Kim said his exc...

Softball begins season

Softball begins season

Madison Velez and Amanda Foglesong

March 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

With Spring season approaching, the Tribe’s softball team prepares and made qualifying for CIF a priority goal. Senior Mayra Encinas said her last season feels bittersweet. “I don't plan on playing in college, so there is a little part of me that is gonna miss it. but at the same time I know I...

Boys Soccer kick-starts CIF

Boys Soccer kick-starts CIF

Drew Sodersquist, Staff Writer

February 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The boys soccer completed league (5-2-3) and will play in CIF for the first time in 2 years. They won last game on Feb. 9 at Sonora, 3-0. They placed second in league with an overall record of (12-6-3). Playing their first CIF game today, senior Juan Medina made his goal to get as high of a rank ...

Girls soccer makes CIF after seven years

Girls soccer makes CIF after seven years

Amanda Foglesong, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Girls soccer (8-12-5) made it to CIF Feb. 9 after not making it for seven consecutive years. The Indians beat Sonora(10-12-1) with a (2-0) lead. Senior Bryanna Aviña said she felt the season went well. “ We accomplished a lot that we weren't able to do in past years.¨ The girl’s first roun...

Fullerton beats Troy with a final score of 33-24

Fullerton beats Troy with a final score of 33-24

Josh Hanson, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After 30 years, wrestling beat their rivalry, Troy, in a close match. Junior Jacob Romo set the Indians ahead with one pin in the first couple of matches. Senior Josh Fernandez lead his team, winning with a split. Fernandez said he felt emotional ending the match. “This one was for you guys....

Girls soccer team challenged by rain

Girls soccer team challenged by rain

Amanda Foglesong, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Due to the rainy weather, the Fullerton School District required all soccer programs to reschedule their games. ¨It has caused much chaos between games and all schools because we have to cram make up games before the cut off date for CIF, Feb. 9,¨ senior Bryanna Avina said. The soccer program ...

Fullerton snags victory over Troy

Fullerton snags victory over Troy

William Hollon, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last Friday Fullerton Boys Basketball faced off against cross-town rival Troy High School for the final time this season. The game started off slow for the Indians, down 7-0 in the opening minutes; with 3 minutes left to go in the second quarter Fullerton was down 26-10. However, The India...

Varsity boys soccer welcomes new goalie

Varsity boys soccer welcomes new goalie

Drew Soderquist, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Boys soccer coach George Shumaker brought up freshman Jayson Arnold from JV as the new varsity soccer goalie. Arnold stepped up to fill freshman Michael Fernandez’s position after he suffered from a concussion during their first league game against Buena Park. His teammates did not expect him to excel at...

Basketball overcomes captain’s injury

Basketball overcomes captain’s injury

William Hollon, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

During an away game at La Habra High School Jan. 20, senior point guard and captain Terry Kang suffered a hand injury during the beginning of the third quarter. “I suffered a hand contusion,” Kang said, thinking he had broken his hand. “I’m just lucky it wasn’t worse.” Senior teammate...