OHS Marching Band Wins First Place at St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Orchestra is marching on streets.

The Oxnard High School Marching Band & Auxiliary won First Place in Marching Band Category at the annual Ventura County Saint Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 16th. Approximately 80 entries traveled down Main Street in Downtown Ventura and the Yellowjackets were cheered on as they performed and entertained for thousands of spectators. The band […]

Scorpions ready to bring the sting

Boy is trying to catch a ball.

Camarillo High baseball inelder Chris McKee makes a leaping catch for an out during a game against Calabasas, whichfired head coach and former Cincinnati Reds World Series championship pitcher Rob Dibble earlier this week. The Scorpions entered Thursday’s game against Hueneme, 6-6 overall, 3-2 in the Pacific View League. They play Sat., April 6 against […]

Spartan softball team tries to bounce back

Rio Mesa High School Logo.

Despite a 1-10 start, the Rio Mesa High softball team is optimistic about turning this season around. “We have a motto here,” Spartan head coach John Velasquez said, “and that’s, ‘Play hard, finish strong.’ That’s exactly what we have to do. We can’t hang our heads over what happened during non-league. Now it’s league season, […]

Player to Watch: Sabrina Garcia

Beautiful girl, headshot.

Sabrina Garcia is a beast at the plate. The senior shortstop has hammered two home runs. “She has a very powerful swing,” Rio Mesa head coach John Velasquez said. “You have to see the home runs to believe it. She crushed both of her home runs. “Sabrina is tough as nails. There isn’t anything she […]

Swimmers break school record

Girls are posing for photo.

Rio Mesa High School’s girls’ 200 medley relay team broke a school record during the Vetura County Swimming Championshop in Ventura on March 21 to takefirst place in the event. Those on the team are, from left, senior Abbey Brooks (backstroke), sophomore Crista Walters (breaststroke), sophomore Annabel Barella (butterfly) and junior Amanda Ozawa (freestyle). Derrick […]

Star Player of the Year: Geraldynn Leaupepe

Girl is posing for photo.

Geraldynn Leaupepe didn’t hesitate to take advantage of the opportunity. Once the Camarillo High junior started receiving recruiting letters from college coaches, she immediately called them back. Leaupepe wanted to know about more than just their schools and programs. She wanted to know what she and her twin sister, Geralynn, needed to work on to […]