The Express

  • Boys Tennis Beats Mater Dei to Win Division 3 CIF Championships

  • Softball Defeats Patriot High School to Advance to CIF Quarter Finals

  • Boys Tennis Upsets #1 Seed Orange Lutheran to Move on to CIF Quarter Finals

  • AVID Students Reap $69K in Scholarship Dollars

  • Freedom Writers Visit Campus

  • The Express Reporters Win Honors at JEA Write-Offs

Athlete is Collateral Damage in College Scandal

Athlete is Collateral Damage in College Scandal

Makayla Walders, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019


Filed under Feature, Sports

When news of the nationwide college admissions bribery scandal broke out just a few weeks ago, junior, Max Miller, would have never thought his future would have been altered.  Max Miller, varsity water polo player, had been in contact with the coaching staff from the University of Southern Califo...

The Golden Age of Stallion Sports

The Golden Age of Stallion Sports

Jack O'Connor, Sports Editor

March 15, 2019


Filed under Sports

From girls water polo to football, the sports teams at SJHHS very recently saw a sharp increase in success compared to the previous years. Better coaching and new athletes who are more dedicated than ever are the main contributors that are causing the sports teams to advance further and further into ...

Track Warms Up for the Season

Track Warms Up for the Season

David De Anda, Graphics Editor

March 11, 2019


Filed under Sports

With Spring season underway, there is the beginning and wrap up off sport seasons. The track season will begin in March and will end in June.  If the team is able to succeed in League, they may be able to clinch a first place in league championships. The team recently held an Intersquad Meet in o...

Girls Basketball Breaking Boundaries

Girls Basketball Breaking Boundaries

Isabella Colby, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Sports

With a total of seven wins and only one loss during league, undoubtedly the San Juan Hills Varsity Girls Basketball team is doing very well this season. Prior to season, the team set some team goals that they were hoping to achieve by the end of the season. “Our goals were to go to CIF, win league, ...

SJHHS Girls Water Polo Makes History

SJHHS Girls Water Polo Makes History

Makayla Walders, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Sports

SJHHS’s girls varsity water polo team just wrapped up their most successful season the program has ever seen. The girls created history bringing home their very first league title and making it into CIF for the first time. With a standing of 21-5, they made SJHHS proud, as they advanced through th...

Winter Sports Slideshow

Winter Sports Slideshow

February 14, 2019


Filed under Sports

Girls Varsity Water Polo Scores Big in League

Girls Varsity Water Polo Scores Big in League

Sandhya Ganesan, Feature Editor

February 5, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Girls varsity water polo has had a very notable season, going undefeated in the Sea View  League. They have won 19 games out of their 23 games, and has gone 4-0 in League. Water polo’s season started off with with a victory against JSerra Catholic High School, winning by 13 points. They contin...

Kickin’ it to Victory With Girls Soccer

Kickin’ it to Victory With Girls Soccer

Jack O'Connor, Sports Editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

This year’s girls varsity soccer team had to compete in a new division with tougher teams, but  the team wasn’t far behind their 5-0-3 record from last year. The season began against Tesoro High School. A mostly uneventful first and second half of the match saw the end score being 0-0. Gam...

Tennis Rallies to CIF Individuals

Tennis Rallies to CIF Individuals

Jack O'Connor, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019


Filed under Sports

After an incredible season, the SJHHS girls’ tennis team manage to make it all the way to the second round of CIF. Although the team’s season was over, a couple players played in CIF individuals. Three players have managed to make it to the second round of CIF individuals, and two of which were...

Surf Wins Another League Title, Not a ‘Shaka’

Surf Wins Another League Title, Not a ‘Shaka’

Makayla Walders, Op-Ed Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

From four state championship titles in four years to a student who surfed 2,000 consecutive days in a row, and everything in between, the accomplishments and reputation held by the SJHHS surf program are undeniably some of the best of any sports program at the school. This 2018 season did not fall s...

Athletics Scores Student Safety Award

Athletics Scores Student Safety Award

Jack O'Connor, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

The National Athletic Trainers’ Association Safe Sports School award was given to San Juan Hills High School for their outstanding Athletic Program. SJHHS was awarded this due to excellent care, injury, prevention, and treatment given to its’ athletes. The National Athletic Trainers’ Associatio...