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Richie Cortez shares behind-the-scenes coverage at Fresno State game

By |2019-03-07T13:40:17-07:00February 12th, 2019|Athletics, Winter|

This past weekend I was given the opportunity to experience what the media world is like at a college basketball game. This opened my eyes to a new world of covering sports. As a kid, my dream was to do any sort of coverage for sports, whether it was commentating or becoming a reporter. Being able to sit at the media table court side at the Save Mart Center watching the (16-5) Fresno State Bulldogs take on (9-12) New Mexico Lobos with a back and forth first half was mind blowing. I was a rookie in an area full of pros.

Rylee Schwab 1st on CIF Central Section goals leaderboard

By |2019-03-07T13:38:18-07:00February 7th, 2019|Athletics, Profile, Winter|

Whether from a break away, set piece or cross, striker Rylee Schwab, No. 17, has put the ball in the net 45 times this season (Jan. 30). As a sophomore, she scores more than half of the Eagle's goals, and has earned 25 more than the next highest scorer in the division.

Richie Cortez discusses FC girls soccer with Deborah Ingerson

By |2019-03-07T13:37:24-07:00February 4th, 2019|Athletics, FC Athletics, Student Life, Winter|

The FC girls soccer program is heading into the postseason with a comfortable playoff spot this season. Last year, the girls fell just short of a Valley Championship and are looking to head back to the championship game with a different outcome.

Macie Thompson achieves school record 1,000 points

By |2019-02-28T08:22:34-07:00February 1st, 2019|Athletics, Winter|

The campus girls basketball team beat Summit Charter, 63-33, Jan. 29. During the third quarter, senior Macie Thompson scored her 1,004th point of her high school basketball career. Thompson joins Kara Torchia (Ettner), '02, and Larissa Hensley, '09, as the only girls in school history to earn 1,000 career points. In addition to being a captain on the team and an FC lifer, Thompson sings on the worship team and ensemble. She also serves as an older sister for the campus’ Sister-to-Sister program and co-leads T.E.A. Talks. Except for 7th grade, due to a broken arm, Thompson has been playing the game of basketball since 5th grade.

Cheer team prepares for FCC West Coast National Championships

By |2019-02-18T23:51:20-07:00February 1st, 2019|Athletics, Winter|

“So before next week we have to make sure that our timing and our execution is right on point,” Villines said. “The coaches and I have so much faith in this team and I believe without a shadow of a doubt that they’re going to come out strong. I’m extremely proud of them. We had a couple of wobbles but other than that I am extremely confident heading into next week's competition.”

Brandon Brogan finishes out FC basketball career

By |2019-02-18T23:51:40-07:00January 29th, 2019|Athletics, Feature Podcast, Profile, Student Life, Winter|

FCS lifer Brandon Brogan plays in his second and final year of basketball. Brogan is driven to push his teammates forward through the hard times of the season, aiming to run deep into playoffs. He started playing basketball for FC in elementary school, but took a break for soccer shortly after.

Richie Cortez discusses FC basketball with captain Suky Cheema

By |2019-02-28T08:21:09-07:00January 25th, 2019|Athletics, FC Athletics, Winter|

The FC boys varsity basketball team was not off to a hot start at the beginning of the season. Going two for eight in the first part of the season, the varsity team is bouncing back with a nine-game winning streak. Coming off two huge wins against league opponent Laton and non-league opponent Riverdale, the eagles take on another league opponent, Jan. 25.

Fikse gears up for final basketball season

By |2019-02-28T08:18:22-07:00January 22nd, 2019|Athletics, Profile, Winter|

As the court switches from volleyball to basketball, senior Julia Fikse shifts from one sport to the next. Coming out of a 13-2 record on the volleyball team, Fikse stays in the gym to help her basketball team play in the newly joined East Sierra League.

Super Bowl LIII anticipated to draw millions of viewers

By |2019-01-25T09:58:26-07:00January 22nd, 2019|Athletics, Feature Podcast, Winter|

As one of the most watched sporting events of the year according to History.com, the Super Bowl attracts millions of viewers each year and has only grown in popularity over its 52 championship games. History.com also records that Super Bowl Sunday ranks 2nd in US food consumption with Thanksgiving at 1st.

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