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Eleven Vikings receive athletic scholarships

Eleven Vikings receive athletic scholarships

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

June 15, 2012


Filed under Sports

Viking athletics conquered three CIF titles throughout the 2011-2012 season, turning the attention to various athletes. Eleven in particular stood out amongst the crowd as they put pen to paper on May 31 and signed their respective athletic scholarships. Volleyball star Heather Schnars received a...

Four vikings in CIF’s 2011 team of the year

Four vikings in CIF’s 2011 team of the year

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

January 18, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

With a second consecutive CIF title under their belt, the girls varsity volleyball team received further recognitions as the CIF Division 2A acknowledged both senior Heather Schnars and Coach Andrea Sims as Player and Coach of the Year respectively on Dec. 12, 2011. Captain Heather Schnars’ achievements...

Girls volleyball defends CIF championship title

Girls volleyball defends CIF championship title

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

November 21, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The girls varsity volleyball team defended their CIF title as they defeated the Whittier Christian Heralds 3-2 at the CIF Division 2-A Final on Sat. Nov. 19 atCypressCollege. Supporters from both teams filled the stands as Whittier Christian fans brought an immense amount of energy; however, it was the...

Girls volleys for a cure

Girls volleys for a cure

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

November 2, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The girls varsity volleyball team stood up to Breast Cancer in a city derby on Tuesday, Oct. 18 beating the Bears 3-1. The stands were decked out in pink as spectators from both schools supported, not only their respected teams, but also the cause: Breast Cancer awareness. Viking alumni Sierra Campos...

Girls volleyball dominate La Habra Highlanders

Girls volleyball dominate La Habra Highlanders

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

October 12, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

One of the first pre-season games was victorious as the girls varsity volleyball team defeated the La Habra Highlanders on Thursday, Sep. 15, at the DHS gym, with a score of 3-0. Parents and fellow Vikings supported the girls after both JV and frosh/soph fell to the Highlanders. The whistle blew...

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