The Express

  • Football Defeats South Hills 42-7
  • "She Kills Monsters" Auditions August 27-29
  • Cheer Adds New Song Team
  • First Home Football Game Vs. Capo August 30 @7 in Badlands
  • Club Applications Available and Due Sept. 13
  • Boys Tennis Beats Mater Dei to Win Division 3 CIF Championships

SJH Track Athletes Break Records and Move onto CIF

Kayla Parker-DiScala, Photo Editor

May 23, 2014

This year the SJHHS Track and Field Team hosted the Sea View League Prelims and Finals at the Badlands for the first time. On May 9, SJH went up against El Toro, Aliso Niguel, Capo Valley, and Laguna Hills High School. A total of six school records were broken that day. SJHHS came out on top for the...

Game of Throws: Dodgeball

Game of Throws: Dodgeball

Shane Battis, Business Manager

April 25, 2014

Once again, the annual dodgeball tournament has returned to SJHHS drawing testosterone-charged athletic energy to the courts as a variety of colorfully-clad teams compete for the title of Dodgeball Champions of 2014. Last week “Just Us Guys,” "Brick Squad," “The Wiggles,” “Fighting Koalas,” ...

Surf Team Ranks High in CCL Finals

Surf Team Ranks High in CCL Finals

Makayla Thomas, Feature Editor

April 25, 2014

SJHHS’ surf team has done it again. Over Spring Break, the SJHHS surf team won the 2014 Scholastic Surf Series Division B High School Overall Surf Team State Championship; it was the team’s second Championship.  From all the early morning practices to after school sessions, all of their hard wo...

Freshmen Girl Works Toward Three Straight Years of Surfing Daily

Freshmen Girl Works Toward Three Straight Years of Surfing Daily

Jenna Clemente, Staff Writer

April 15, 2014

Today, April 16, Meg Roh, freshman at SJHHS, completed her 1,040th straight day of surfing. A journey where the motivation was only to surf everyday for one summer, turned into a goal to surf for three years straight. Roh first started surfing when she was four-years-old, but decided she wanted to surf everyday wh...

Baseball Gets a Base Hit in Clothing Drive

Baseball Gets a Base Hit in Clothing Drive

Mekenna Szabo, [email protected]

April 4, 2014

Thanks to donations from community members the boys baseball team collected over 5,000 pounds of clothes -- that’s $750.00 to put toward a new scoreboard. More importantly, it means clothing for people in need. “We started collecting clothes Monday, March 3 and continued all month long. The boys were...

Boys Varsity Volleyball Team Stands Undefeated

Boys Varsity Volleyball Team Stands Undefeated

Macy Drew, News Editor

March 28, 2014

Despite significant setbacks including four consecutive years with different coaches, SJHHS Varsity Boys Volleyball has pulled through and experienced one of the most successful seasons in the school’s history. The team currently stands undefeated this season, and they have continuously claimed victorie...

Pitch it to the Max

Pitch it to the Max

Kayla Parker-DiScala, Photo Editor

February 27, 2014

This years varsity baseball team welcomes their new pitching coach David Gurbach and new assistant pitching coach Dan Giese. Gurbach graduated from Aliso Viejo high school, then pitched at Indiana State University and was a coach last year for the freshmen baseball team. “Being that he [Gurbach] was a div...

Girls Basketball Shoots Their Way To CIF

Girls Basketball Shoots Their Way To CIF

Nikki Rastegar, Staff Writer

February 20, 2014

The girls basketball team ended their incredible season with a loss of 37-38 to Corona del Mar. San Juan Hills was ahead with a score of 23-7 until the end of the second quarter.  They took Sea View League by storm with a score of 8-0 in league and a 10 game winning streak. The team, coached by T...

The Surf Team Claims Victory

The Surf Team Claims Victory

Nikki Rastegar, Staff Writer

January 10, 2014

  The SJHHS Surf Team once again shredded the competition by sweeping all five categories in the Capistrano League Coast (CCL) division finals on December 18 and 20. In other words, the team placed first in Boy’s Longboard (Kevin Skvarna), Boy’s Shortboard (Kolton Sullivan), Bodyboard (Walker ...

Baskeball or Basketbrawl?

Baskeball or Basketbrawl?

Chetana Piravi, Directior of Publicity

December 13, 2013

Some members of the Varsity Basketball Team were involved in a little more than just a friendly competition on December 4th against Costa Mesa. Right after halftime, Isaiah Barnes was shoved during play by an opponent. He then threw a punch at a player, instigating action by the other team as well ...

Girls Varsity Soccer

Mekenna Szabo, Sports Editor

December 10, 2013

SJHHS girls soccer team wins their first game of the pre-season, giving them a boost of encouragement for the start of their season.

Varsity Football Drive to CIF Finals Ends in H.B.

Varsity Football Drive to CIF Finals Ends in H.B.

Kayla Parker-DiScala, Photo Editor

November 17, 2013

After winning two consecutive CIF games, the Stallions bid for a CIF championship ended with a loss to Huntington Beach. On the upside for the first time in SJHHS history, the varsity football team won the Sea View League Championships and qualified to compete in the CIF playoffs. With SJHHS being su...