Athletic director ready for timeout

Come August, educator and athletic director Mike Smith won’t be preparing a classroom for the start of school year, and he won’t be involved in the organization and management of the high school’s sports teams.Smith says his plans for retirement are to take life much more slowly. The 60-year-old Camarillo resident has worked at Adolfo […]

Boy’s Cross Country Season Comes to a Close

Despite the setbacks brought on by the year, Cam High’s cross-country team was able to overcome the hardships and take ninth at the State Finals in Fresno. With the leadership and experience from, Adam Lucero, senior, Joel Gonzalez, junior, and Steven Vega, junior, the team was able to salvage what could have been a disappointing […]

Scorpions put on a late-season push

Just in time for the holidays, the Camarillo High boys’ cross country team delivered a heartwarming tale that could soothe the soul of any grinch.The Scorpions endured injuries. They suffered a rare loss to Rio Mesa earlier this season. They were sixth at the Ventura County Championships. A bid to the state meet seemed more […]

A Runner’s Last Stand

Adam Lucero, headshot.

Four years of training and competing have come to this; one last chance for seniors to make a statement in their athletic career. All the fatigue from training day to day is fueled by the goal of being the best. For Adam Lucero, senior, this is his mentality every day. Preparation is an important aspect […]