December 17, 2018

An amazing year for the wrestling team -

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

My Experience at the Women’s March -

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

El Regreso Del Racismo -

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Parkland Shooting -

Friday, March 2, 2018

California Flu Crisis -

Friday, March 2, 2018

‘Rapping’ Up the Grammy Awards -

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

¿Cuál Será el Futuro de DACA? -

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Marcus Peters traded to the Rams -

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

2018 Upcoming Movies -

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Instagram-Worthy Desserts of San Francisco -

Monday, February 26, 2018

Upcoming Season of Baseball -

Monday, February 26, 2018

Black History Month -

Saturday, February 24, 2018

The Black Panther Review -

Friday, February 23, 2018

The Destructive Culture of Social Media -

Friday, February 23, 2018

Badminton season launches into action! -

Friday, February 23, 2018

LimeBike Takes Over! -

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

All Star Weekend Highlights -

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Chinese New Year Brought to SMHS -

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

San Mateo Volleyball Season Kicks Off -

Friday, February 16, 2018

The Van Jones Show:Jay-Z -

Friday, February 16, 2018

An amazing year for the wrestling team

So far, the wrestling team has had a fantastic season; they are currently undefeated. Wrestling is  a contact sport that involves grappling type techniques such as clinch fighting, throws and takedowns, joint locks, pins and other grappling techniques. The coach, Jason Cervantes, decided to take over the wrestling program as he too was a former wrestler and knew that if no one took over the position then the team would have dissolved. Compared to last season, the coach didn’t have to recruit since people willingly wanted joined. Although the sport isn’t as popular as the other sports at SMHS, the…

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Marcus Peters traded to the Rams

The NFL offseason has begun, meaning NFL teams are doing all they can to attract the top players in the league to join their team.  Early in the offseason, Kansas City shocked the football world  by sending one of their best players Marcus Peters, to the Los Angeles Rams.   Marcus Peters has cemented himself as one of the paramount players in the NFL . During his tenure as cornerback with the Kansas City Chiefs, Peters led the team to a good start. They were 6-0, looking to go for a 7th win. The hot streak came to an abrupt…

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Upcoming Season of Baseball

When the weather gets a little warmer it’s a marking for not only spring, but spring sports. One of the sports played in the spring category is baseball.  San Mateo will have both a Varsity and Junior Varsity team going into the 2018 season.  Both teams are in an exciting place because their are a lot more open spots on the team.  Last year’s lineup was comprised mostly of seniors, which means  there are many hungry underclassman looking for a spot in the starting nine. According to Assistant Coach Matt Labbie, even though the loss of so many seniors will…

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Badminton season launches into action!

Badminton’s back, alright! One of lesser known sports at SMHS, the sport of badminton continues to grow among students. An intense, fast-paced racket sport, badminton involves hitting a shuttlecock or “birdie” back and forth across a net until it eventually drops. Coach Rachell Berania and Matt Fong are returning to take the reins this year. “This will be my second year coaching badminton at San Mateo High, but my fourth year coaching badminton for high school altogether.” Coach Rachell explains. After a rough last season, and with a new one with an entire batch of new players flooding in in…

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All Star Weekend Highlights

This NBA All-Star weekend is the most hyped game since the Jordan-era. The captain Lebron James is desperate to win in order to prove all his haters that he can lead his team to a win when all of the elite players play hard,and he did. Team Lebron beat Team Curry with the scores of 148-145. The game was exciting ith seven seconds left, Lebron and Kevin Durant gave Stephen Curry a taste of his own medicine, trapping him in the corner Warriors-style. Curry then passed to DeMar Derozan who then shot the ball but was way off. LeBron threw…

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San Mateo Volleyball Season Kicks Off

The third and closing season of spring sports has opened a whole new opportunity for San Mateo High school students to get involved and represent their school.  Activities such as wrestling, golf, track and field, and volleyball, are some of the examples of the intriguing options  to play in the spring. One winter sport, boys volleyball, are looking to continue the good season put up by the girl’s team.   Volleyball, being one of the most widely  played sports by  both genders, has brought in many students of San Mateo to try out without feeling bashful. Ryan Savage, a freshman…

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Chris Bosh Possible Comeback

Chris Bosh has recently stated that he wants to make a comeback to the NBA. The former NBA all-star never played on an NBA court since the 2015-2016 because of blood-clotting issues. Despite this, Bosh stated on ESPN’s First Take, that he wants to make a comeback in the league. Bosh said that he wants to be signed by a team on a winning situation. Some of the teams on his list are the Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets, and San Antonio Spurs. But in order to make the Playoffs, he would need to be signed by an NBA team…

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Chloe Kim: The 17 Year Old Phenomenon

As the Winter Olympics have started, many young athletes have entered the competition with high hopes of winning a Gold Medal, the ultimate reward for all their training . From the United States, there are two athletes who are 17 years old, the youngest age possible to compete in the Olympics. Vincent Zhou and Chloe Kim are teenage athletes to represent the red, white and blue. Kim has set herself up for a fantastic run, bringing in USA’s Gold Medal in the halfpipe.   Chloe Kim has been shocking  her audience in her snowboarding prowess. Taking up snowboarding when she…

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The Biggest Problems with the NBA All-Star Games

The NBA All-star title is one of the greatest achievements a basketball player can think of. Fans everywhere celebrate if a player from their city gets selected to become a member of the All-star team. It is considered to be an honor to be part of it, as their names will be recognized by future generations.. As an NBA superfan, I always look forward to the All-star games, but they have  been disappointing for the past seven years. Players don’t seem to realize that making it to an All-Star team  is  an opportunity so many would kill for. They don’t…

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History of Super Bowl

More than a century ago,  American Football was invented by Walter Camp. In the present times, the game of american football is a huge hit and is currently known as the most popular sport in the United States. What gets the most media attention, though, is the annual Super Bowl. The Super Bowl is an annual competition between the best teams from two conferences, the NFC and the AFC. Millions of people around the world tune in to watch which team wins the Super Bowl. But before all the fame, the Super Bowl started in January 15, 1967. It was between…

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