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Boys tennis serves up some wins
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Boys tennis serves up some wins

The University High School (UHS) boys tennis team traveled to play San Marino High School on February 25. The team put in a strong performance, leading the Trojans to their first victory. Seniors Drew Dawson (Sr.) and Eric Tseng (Sr.) stepped up to take charge and lead the team to success this season. Dawson said, “I...

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Soccer ends season in 1st round of CIF

Along with success in the Pacific Coast League (PCL), the University High School (UHS) boys soccer team has had an impressive preseason as well. The Trojan’s first game of the preseason was against the number one ranked team in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF), Century High School. The Trojans pulled off an impressive victory and defeated...

Athlete of the Month: Clay Hess
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Athlete of the Month: Clay Hess

Clay Hess (Sr.) is a three-year Varsity starter and has been co-captain for two years on the University High School wrestling team. Hess has qualified for the California Interscholastic Federation individual tournament three years in a row, placed first in Pacific Coast League two years in a row, and has an overall record of 55-6. This season,...

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Athlete of the Month: Reema Bzeih

Reema Bzeih (Sr.) plays defense for the University High School Trojans. Bzeih is a four year Varsity starter and co-captain for the girls team. Bzeih said, “I love the creativity and competitiveness of the sport. The team really became my second family.” She was introduced to soccer by her mom when she was six years old. She committed to...

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2014 Sochi Winter Olympics recap

Team USA finished in fourth place in the 2014 Sochi Winter Games, which came to an end on February 23. A total of 2,800 athletes from 89 countries participated in this world event, and 98 gold medals were awarded to deserving athletes. Host country Russia received the most medals total and the most gold medals, 33 and 13,...

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UHS westlers shine at CIF

On Saturday, February 22, qualifying wrestlers from the University High School (UHS) wrestling team competed in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) individual tournament.  Captain Clay Hess (Sr.) finished the weekend in 5th place with an overall record of 4-2. John Farah (Jr.) finished in 4th place with an overall record of 8-2 as well. By being in the...

USA Men’s Olympic Hockey Leaves Sochi Disappointed
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USA Men’s Olympic Hockey Leaves Sochi Disappointed

Team USA Men’s hockey came into the 2014 Sochi Olympic Winter Games with expectations to win the gold medal. The men kicked off the Olympics going 3-0 in Group A of pool play with a game against Russia that captured the attention of Americans everywhere. The game against Russia went down to the wire and past overtime...

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Girls Basketball loses in second round of CIF

On Wednesday, February 26, The #15 ranked Trojans took on the #2 ranked Ventura High School at the UHS stadium for the second round of CIF play. The Trojans came out strong and by the end of the first quarter were only trailing 18-11. Unfortunately, this was the smallest deficit for the team as Ventura...

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Update: Boys soccer loses in first round of CIF

The boys traveled to California High School on Thursday, February 20 to play in the first round of CIF. After a fighting hard, the boys lost 4-1 to the Condors. Brad Huber (Sr.) scored for the Trojans. The University High School (UHS) boys soccer team clinched a spot in CIF this year after a blowout...

UHS Girls basketball team win first round of CIF
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UHS Girls basketball team win first round of CIF

Due to finishing in first place in the Pacific Coast League, the University High School (UHS) girls basketball team qualified for the CIF tournament. On February 22, The Trojans won their first CIF game against Santa Fe High School (65-60). Emily Reiland (Sr.) led the team by scoring 30 points. Her teammate, Dana Bossenmeyer (Sr.), said, “I feel amazing because we won...