Former Venice Olympic athlete inducted into L.A. City Section Hall of Fame

Josiah Destin, Reporter

May 14, 2015

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Legendary coaches, champion athletes and generous contributors poured into the Culver City Doubletree Hotel on Sunday April 26 for the third bi-annual LA City Section Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. Among the 60 inductees who all attended LAUSD high schools was one from Venice High School, swimmer James “Wally” O’Connor. O’Connor...

Wheelchair Basketball comes to Venice

Wheelchair Basketball comes to Venice

May 14, 2015

  The Long Beach Flying Wheels wheelchair basketball team came to Venice High on April 15. They...

Heat of the L.A. Marathon weakens runners

Heat of the L.A. Marathon weakens runners

April 20, 2015

On Sunday March 15, I ran the 30th Annual Los Angeles Marathon with the Venice Students Run Los Angeles...

Baseball is ready for its season

Baseball is ready for its season

Aranza Naguanagua, Opinion Editor

April 2, 2015

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The previous year, the Gondos had a 13-19 record overall for the season. Since the beginning of the...

Baseball is Ready for its Season

Baseball is Ready for its Season

Aranza Naguanagua, Opinion Editor

March 6, 2015

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Venice High’s baseball team is scheduled to have their first home game on Feb. 20 at 3 p.m. The...

Paul Luevano top city runner

Paul Luevano top city runner

Samantha Alanis, Reporter

March 6, 2015

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Junior Paul Luevano has been running for the cross country and the track and field teams for the past...

Boys Soccer Team Eager for Upcoming Game

Jacob Jimenez, Asst. Entertainment Editor

December 15, 2014

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With tryouts just ending for varsity and junior varsity boy's soccer, players are now practicing for the upcoming season. Last season they finished with a record of 14 wins and 15 losses with ex-coach Carlos Cabrera. This year they have a new coach Javier Aké, with a different type of methods.  Their season will sta...

Girls volleyball knocked out of playoffs

Joseph Medina, Assistant sports editor

December 15, 2014

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The girls varsity volleyball team recently ended their season with a devastating loss against Eagle Rock in the second round of playoffs on Nov. 13. The final sets of the game was 3-2. “We played really strong ‘til the end. During the middle we let our guard down. Towards the end we picked it up, but by the time...

Hard Work Pays Off For Boys Cross Country

Hard Work Pays Off For Boys Cross Country

December 11, 2014

After a hard season, the cross-country team reached the finals. Venice High varsity boys came in second...

Venice football takes early exit from playoffs

Venice football takes early exit from playoffs

December 9, 2014

After Venice football ended their 43 game league win streak and handed Hamilton the Western League championship,...

Football Team Loses Homecoming Game and Loses in the First Round of Playoffs

Almond McKinley & Ja'Niece Calhoun

December 8, 2010

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On Nov. 4, the Venice High varsity football team lost their homecoming game to Palisades. The team lost 14 to 7 after a 15-year winning streak against Palisades. Most people at the well-attended game expected Venice to win. Palisades pulled ahead in the third quarter. “I feel like we played fair and we lost with dignity,”...

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