The Wolfpacket

Competitive and Sideline Cheer Are Now Independent

CLAIRE JUDSON, reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

For the first time, CHS cheer is set to have a strictly competitive cheerleading team for the upcoming 2018-2019 season. In previous years, a cheerleader would be required to participate in sideline cheer in order to be eligible to tryout for the competitive team. This year, competition tryouts, which...

Lynch Focuses on Golf

SARAH PINO, reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

Esteemed physical education teacher Terrance Lynch is stepping into a new realm of sports after coaching the boys golf team for the past six years, and the football team for the last 22. Lynch assumed the position after Octavio Hernandez stepped down in order to focus on driecting ASB. Initially focused...

Cavanaugh Coaches XC

SEQUOIA CLARK, reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

This year CHS alumna Kiana Cavanaugh is joining the cross country coaching staff to assist with the junior varsity and freshman girls. At CHS, Cavanaugh ran four seasons on the varsity cross country team and three seasons of track and field. After graduating in 2016, she attended UC Davis for one quarter...

JV Boys Soccer Players Aren’t Beginners; They Armas-ters

CASEY SHOULTZ, reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

Watch out Wolfpack—the JV soccer team is about to change for the better. This year, CHS welcomes new coach, Nathan Armas to the Pack family, and everyone is buzzing to see what he has in store. Armas has played soccer since he was four-years-old, and has played within the Claremont community since...

New Coaches Dive Into Polo

Asiya Junisbai, reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

Last year was one of the most successful seasons that the CHS girls water polo team has ever seen. With all of the coaches’ collaboration, the frosh, JV, and varsity teams all went undefeated and were able to collectively secure the title of league champions. However, the coaching arrangement has changed...

Coach Castillo Makes a Splash

JAIDEN CURLIN, reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

Coach Ray Castillo, a senior currently studying at the University of La Verne studying biology, will be joining the boys (JV/Var) water polo coaching staff this season. Castillo is excited to be coaching again, after a three-year apparatus he took in order to focus on college. In high school, he was...

The Problem with Online PE

ROWAN ORLIJAN-RHYNE, reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

Online physical education is not functional as a class and must come to an end. The goals of online PE are usually to imbue the importance of the ideas of habitual exercise and having a good diet, but the methods employed during the course do not convince students of these important components to a healthy...

New Challengers in Palomares League

CHARLIE WARREN, reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

New challengers approach the Wolfpack as the Palomares League season kicks off, both literally and figuratively. Diamond Bar and South Hills, two longtime members of the Palomares League, dropped out in favor of the Mount Baldy League. They were replaced by two strong newcomers from the Mount Baldy League:...

Coles Crushes Competition at Cool Breeze

SEQUOIA CLARK, reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

This year, freshman Maddie Coles joined the varsity cross country team and has already surpassed all expectations. Coles started running in seventh grade on the El Roble cross country and track team. While she was initially hesitant about joining the CHS cross country team, Coles realized she could not...

Pottorff Caught in Cheer Scandal

Pottorff Caught in Cheer Scandal

Gbemi Abon, Reporter

May 11, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, Cheer/Dance, Sports

Four-year participant of CHS’s very own cheer team Julia Pottorff was told that it was required to wear a cheer bow for the upcoming 2018-2019 cheer season. It is known that Pottorff has very short hair and it is nearly impossible to wear a bow. This issue of her short hair was brought to attention...

Inside Your Favorite Sports Brand: Nike

Luke Kendall, Reporter

May 11, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, Sports

Nike is one of the most iconic and recognizable brands in the world. The brand is well known and even famous for making athletic wear and sports equipment. Currently, Nike has been a dominant force in their sector. They made $34.4 billion in 2017 compared to other sports brands, such as Adidas and Puma,...

Inside Your Favorite Sports Brands: Champion

Jaiden Curlin, Reporter

May 11, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, Sports

Lately, as many have noticed, brands that were originally thought of as average, or maybe even cheap have been becoming much more highly regarded. Some of these brands would be Champion, which in months went from something shoes that gets bought at Payless for 25$, to a designer brand where a simple...

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