The Oarsman

  • Welcome to the Venice High School Oarsman Newspaper
Girls soccer playoffs near

Girls soccer playoffs near

February 25, 2020

By Isaac Ng   The Venice High School girls soccer team has qualified for the playoffs as t...

Pickleball

Isaac Ng, Reporter

February 25, 2020

By Isaac Ng   A new sport has arrived at Venice High School: pickleball. A combination of other paddle sports, pickleball is played by hitting a wiffle ball with a paddle to the opponent over a 34-inch high net, similar to tennis and paddle tennis, on a smaller 20-foot by 44-foot court.  Like badminton, players serve underhand, and...

Girls Softball Team Readies For A New Season, Without a field!

Edryan Calderon, Reporter

February 25, 2020

      With a new season approaching, the girls varsity softball team members are preparing themselves for the challenges ahead. Last year the team was eliminated early at the CIFLACS Division I playoffs. The Gondoliers hope to achieve the same success as they did two years ago, when they became Western League champions.  ...

Girls softball team awaits a new season, still without a field

Girls softball team awaits a new season, still without a field

Edryan Calderon, reporter

February 25, 2020

     As the spring season of sports nears, the lack of their own field to play and practice on continu...

Boys Soccer Kicked Out Of Playoffs In First Round Loss To Van Nuys

Boys Soccer Kicked Out Of Playoffs In First Round Loss To Van Nuys

Michelle Mateo, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

In a season in which they lost their home field, their best defender and struggled to score in sever...

XFL Wildcats

Carter Nowak, Staff Writer

February 14, 2020

Los Angeles is lucky enough to be one of only eight major cities to have an XFL football team as of now, the Wildcats. The XFL plays during the NFL’s offseason and hopes to fulfill football fans yearning for year-round football.  The season began on Feb. 8 and will continue until April 28. The next home game will take pl...

Remembering Kobe Bryant

Remembering Kobe Bryant

February 14, 2020

  On the tragic Sunday morning of Jan. 26, Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna along with seven others ...

Varsity Boys Basketball makes playoffs

Varsity Boys Basketball makes playoffs

Edryan Calderon, Sports Writer

February 12, 2020

As the season comes to the end, the boys varsity basketball team is pleased with how they’ve closed out t...

Boys Soccer Looking For A Fresh Start

Boys Soccer Looking For A Fresh Start

December 19, 2019

After a rough season last year, the boys varsity soccer team is looking forward to a fresh new start. T...

Football Finale Game Loss

Football Finale Game Loss

December 16, 2019

On Friday, Nov. 22, the Venice Gondoliers football team played their season finale game against the ...

Boys Basketball Defeats Hamilton In Home Opener

Boys Basketball Defeats Hamilton In Home Opener

December 16, 2019

As the Venice Boys Varsity basketball team begins a new season, the team is merging new and returning pl...

Boys Cross Country Team And Andrea Gallardo win City Title

Boys Cross Country Team And Andrea Gallardo win City Title

December 16, 2019

Cross Country head Coach Vidal Sandoval made history by leading both Varsity captain Andrea Gallardo...