Oxnard’s season in girls volleyball ends at the semis

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Before the season began, Oxnard High girls volleyball coach Pat Casey felt making the quarterfinals of the playoffs would be considered a success. His Yellowjackets did him one round better. But the quest to stretch their run to the max came up short on Tuesday night as Oxnard lost to second-seeded Whittier Christian 20-25, 25-15, […]

Thomas, Chen finish strong seasons at state tourney

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After shooting a career-best 5-under-par 67 in her practice round at Poppy Hills, Oxnard High senior Drew Thomas was excited about her chances of going low at Tuesday’s Girls State Golf Championship. But fighting a case of the butterflies caused by some self-induced pressure, Thomas struggled from start to finish. The senior opened her round […]

Star Athlete of the Week: Grant Weiss

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The senior tailback racked up 367 yards and seven touchdowns on 28 carries to lead Oxnard to a wild 56-55 victory over Pacifica on Thursday night. Weiss’ touchdowns came on runs of 1, 50, 34, 1, 17, 47 and 71 yards.

Star Athlete of the Week: Alysha Rivera

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Rivera registered 51 kills, 15 digs and four aces in Oxnard’s three CIF-Southern Section playoff victories last week. The Yellowjackets are the only area team still in the semifinals.