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The Eagle Eye

Loud and proud

Loud and proud

Cristina Zapata, Print Editor-in-Chief

January 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

A large crowd of spirited students gathered on Friday Jan. 6 to kick off the highly anticipated boys basketball season. With the local sportswriter Steve Fryer present, it was obvious that the Nest cheered louder than ever to secure last year's #2 ranking among high school student sections in Orange...

Where did the time go? 

Where did the time go? 

Lauren Kesic, Copy Editor

October 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

It's Thursday morning and I'm stressing about the day I am about to have. As the school day carries on, I can't take my mind off of the fact that I won't be home from golf match until 8:30 p.m. Still, would that give me enough time to shower, eat dinner, do my homework, study and go to bed at a reasonable...

Boy’s Varsity Ice Hockey

September 19, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

Interview with senior Greg Bennett, varsity hockey player. Saturday 17, 2016 at 4 p.m.

Double life

Double life

Margaret Driscoll, Staff Writer

September 15, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Some teachers get up at six o'clock in the morning, teach class for seven hours and quickly change gears from teacher to coach. A long and exhausting day also creates a rewarding feeling for these teachers. "It's fun now to coach both track and cross country since I was once a runner in those programs...

Batter up

Batter up

Amanda Zou, Photo Editor

April 21, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

SMCHS varsity baseball team rises to new heights this season, winning games and breaking records. The baseball team traveled to Las Vegas and defeated Bishop Gorman High School. They set the school record by beating Huntington Beach -- one of the best teams in the country. The team also took on the cha...

Ballin’ through states

Ballin’ through states

Kristine Liao and Sarah Turner

December 11, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As the basketball season just begins, the Eagles have already had their first sweet taste of victory. The SMCHS boys basketball team won the Christian Cup after beating Saint Mary's High School, the No. 2 team in Arizona, 75-55 in the championship game. The varsity team packed into a van after school...