Matt Whitney rules dancefloor, baseball diamond

Matt Whitney is catching the ball.

There’s no stopping Matt Whitney once he gets going. His Camarillo High baseball teammates say he hardly sits still. “He’s a dancer,” senior Ramon Gomez said of Whitney. A third-year varsity standout, Whitney has no shame busting a move. “I like to dance,” Whitney said. “I listen to everything from country music to classic rock […]

Hueneme NJROTC 22nd Annual End of the Year Awards Ceremony and Change of Command

Military students are on the stage.

Hueneme’s NJROTC Unit conducted its 22nd Annual End of the Year Awards Ceremony and Change of Command. This ceremony recognizes all the hard work each and every Cadet put forth this past year. Additionally, we said goodbye to our current Commanding Officer, C/CDR Roy Garcia and welcomed in our new Commanding Officer, C/CDR Daniel Ortiz.

Spartans win historic championship

Swim team is posing for photo.

The Spartans are champs— again. Rio Mesa High pulled off a rare and impressive feat, even by the decorated aquatics program’s lofty standards. The Spartans captured the CIF-Southern Section Division 3 boys’ swim championship on May 14 at Riverside City College. In the fall, the boys’ water polo team hoisted the Division 7 trophy. “We […]

High School Journalism award winners named

High School Journalism.

Channel Islands, Pacifica, Camarillo and Oxnard were among the schools honored at The Ventura County Star’s High School Journalism Awards. Every year, The Ventura County Star hosts its High School Journalism Awards contest. The newspaper invites student journalists from every secondary school in the region to submit their best work. The Star lets students compete […]