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Fencing team offers a focused and stress-free environment

Fencing team offers a focused and stress-free environment

Charlotte Foote, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

Clashing swords. Swift movements. High energy. The team chants, “Go Warriors!” before their meet. A fencer gets ready, their focus solely on their opponent. The referee says, “En garde,” starting the beginning of the bout. Fencing is one of many winter sports that the high school offers....

Liu fences at international level

Liu fences at international level

Anna Dong, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018

Few high school athletes have the opportunity to travel the world and compete in both national and international tournaments. For fencer Cindy Liu, however, competitions of this caliber can be a monthly occurrence. Liu, who is a senior, has taken part in numerous U.S. and Canadian Nationals, in a...

Fencing team looks to win a state title

Fencing team looks to win a state title

Sabrina Zhou, Staff Writer

January 26, 2017

Imagine having to be on guard all the time, always analyzing and thinking one step ahead of everyone you meet. This year, with numerous hours of training and the right mindset, the fencing team wants to win a state title. According to junior Saam Rasool,  with dedication and practice, it is po...

New sports gain popularity among students

New sports gain popularity among students

Reeham Choudhury, Sports Layout Editor

December 21, 2015

Fencing: a battle between two athletes, striving to dominate one another with swords. Squash: a competition between two athletes, each attempting to best the other in the pursuit of a ball. Despite differences between the two sports, both overcome a lack of resources and have gained popularity. ...

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