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Luca Diamont Spotlight

Isaac Ng, reporter

October 10, 2019

Senior Luca Diamont is the captain and star quarterback for the Venice High School varsity boys football team, which currently holds an overall record of 2-3 this season. Standing 6 feet and 2 inches, he has played varsity football for all his four years at Venice. Impressively, his stats in every category are higher than the na...

Boys Water Polo off to Slow Start

Boys Water Polo off to Slow Start

Isaac Ng, Reporter

October 10, 2019

Unfortunately, the start of the 2019 season has not been easy for the Venice High School varsity boys...

Girls’ Tennis Looks to Improve From Last Season

Hiromi Maeda, Reporter

September 19, 2019

       With their 2-10 record from last season, will the varsity girls tennis team be ready to make a comeback this year? After coaching Brentwood High School for 12 years and establishing his own tennis business called Marina Tennis, Andrew Horen has just become Venice's new varsity coach.         “Tennis is one of the sports li...

Girls Volleyball Team off to a Strong Start

Girls Volleyball Team off to a Strong Start

Edryan Calderon, reporter

September 19, 2019

             As the new season begins, the varsity volleyball team is looking forward to over...

Boys Water Polo Starts 2018 Season

Boys Water Polo Starts 2018 Season

September 19, 2019

       Coming off a strong season and postseason last year, the Venice High School boys water polo tea...

Cross Country

Michelle Mateo

September 19, 2019

                                                                                             As the cross country season begins, the team has been doing quite a bit to prepare and have a successful season.  This season the team...

Boys Varsity Football Splits First Two Games

Kelley White, Editor

September 11, 2019

 The varsity football team, led by Coach Angelo Gasca, won their first game of the season against El Camino Real High School on Friday, August 23. The game ended in a win for Venice with a score of 26-10. The boys were able to score four touchdowns with the help from Everson Bozeman, Donovan Moore and Luca Diamont. Also 2 ...

Swim and Dive Finishes Off Another Successful Season

Swim and Dive Finishes Off Another Successful Season

June 4, 2019

The 2018-19 swim and dive team with its 95 members, 80 swimmers, and 15 managers ended a successful ...

Softball Suffers First Round Playoffs Exit

Kelley White, Reporter

June 2, 2019

The Venice softball team overcame a tough start to the season and qualified for the playoffs but lost in the first round to Chavez High School. The 13th-seeded Gondoliers lost 9-5 to 4th-seed Chavez, who made it to the city finals. “We played really well.” said softball player Ariana Soto. “It was probably one of the best games...

Baseball Ends Season in Second Round Of Playoffs

Baseball Ends Season in Second Round Of Playoffs

June 2, 2019

The Venice varsity baseball team made it to the second round of Division I playoffs before losing a hard...

Boys Tennis Ends Season In Quarterfinals Loss

Boys Tennis Ends Season In Quarterfinals Loss

June 2, 2019

The boys varsity tennis team finished their season with a 7-6 overall record, as well as a 6-4 record...

The NBA Playoffs

Daniel Ho, Asst. Web Editor

May 29, 2019

This year’s NBA playoffs seem to be shaping into one of the most memorable postseasons of all time. With the absence of Lebron James, who went to the finals for eight consecutive years, the two coveted finals berths seem to be up for grabs. The favored team to win the East was the NBA best Milwaukee Bucks, who ended the r...