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

Stallion Scoop #1: Springing into March Madness

Stallion Scoop #1: Springing into March Madness

Mia N. Jones and Gavin Aitken

March 15, 2017

https://audioboom.com/posts/5711356-stallion-scoop-1-springing-into-march-madness With March Madness quickly approaching, SJH Express sports editors Mia Jones and Gavin Aitken discuss their picks for the tournament as well as five tips in constructing a pool-winning bracket.  

Boy’s Volleyball Springs Into Season

Boy’s Volleyball Springs Into Season

Kaden Brown, Staff Writer

March 8, 2017

With the conclusion of the winter sport’s season, this year has taken a turn into spring. With that comes new seasons for sports like baseball, softball, lacrosse, and boys’ volleyball. At SJHHS, boys’ volleyball has been run and directed by head coach Tom Kohler for almost four years now. ...

Boys Lacrosse Checks Into Another Season

Boys Lacrosse Checks Into Another Season

Gavin Aitken, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

After a season last year focused on developing a young team into a well-oiled unit, an improved boys lacrosse team hopes to take the next step in their quest for a league title. The expectations are high among the team, and attacker Preston Seemann summed it up when he said, “Our goal for the season ...

Shin Shines Through Adversity

Shin Shines Through Adversity

Brendan Gibson, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017

Shinsanity has reached San Juan Hills. Fan favorite Aaron Shin was given one opportunity to showcase his basketball skills in front of a deafening crowd, and he did not disappoint. In his final home game as a senior, Shin was put into the starting lineup for the first time. In only five minut...

Basketball Goes Silent

Basketball Goes Silent

Ashlee Renteria, A&E Editor

February 3, 2017

ASB called for a Silent Night at Wednesday’s boys varsity basketball game, with hopes to create a different experience for both the players and the crowd. The goal was to remain quiet and emotionless until the team scored ten points. Dressed in red, white, and blue the crowd sat on the opposing team...

Girls Soccer Prepares for CIF After Successful Season

Girls Soccer Prepares for CIF After Successful Season

Rafa Alcala, Staff Writer

February 3, 2017

SJHHS's 2016-17 girl’s soccer team has big aspirations for the end of their season. They have three wins and two losses so far into the season and are hoping to win CIF this year because of how far they made it last year. This year, three varsity seniors, Rylee Hanes, Issy Bellinghausen and Dani Sat...

Student Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

Student Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

Sam Newman, Opinion Editor

February 1, 2017

13 student athletes signed National Letters of Intent to a wide range of colleges both inside and outside California today. They were recognized in a special ceremony in the theater conference room, many wearing college merchandise from the universities they are promising to attend in the fall. Onc...

Girls Water Polo Continues to Swim Towards Success

Girls Water Polo Continues to Swim Towards Success

Gavin Aitken, Boys Sports Co-editor

January 23, 2017

Water polo is arguably one of the toughest sports that SJHHS participates in, and the girls water polo team have certainly shown their grit while navigating through a difficult season this year. After the massive successes from the boys water polo team in Coach Ivan Buich’s debut season, there w...

San Juan Hills vs. Buena Park Recap

San Juan Hills vs. Buena Park Recap

Gavin Aitken, Boys Sports Co-Editor

November 18, 2016

San Juan Hills (7-4 overall, 2-2 South Coast League) season ended against the Buena Park Coyotes (10-1 overall, 5-0 Freeway Football League) on Friday, November 11, with a hard fought 20-7 loss. Despite having a stronger overall record, Buena Park were the underdogs going into this game according t...

Girl’s Golf Qualifies for CIF Divisional Championship Once Again

Girl’s Golf Qualifies for CIF Divisional Championship Once Again

Alexis Bennett, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016

As another fall sports season rolls by, this year is looking up for girl’s golf once again. Landing in second place in the Sea View League with a record of 6-2, both the girls and the coaches are looking forward to participating in CIF. At the League Finals, the team qualified for CIF with five o...

Water Polo Swims Ahead of Competition

Water Polo Swims Ahead of Competition

Jimmy Burns, Boys Sports Editor

October 21, 2016

Stallions’ boys water polo season approaches it’s final two weeks of season and league play while currently 3-2 in the Sea View League. The Stallions boys varsity water polo team has had it’s ups and downs. Starting off fresh with new coach Ivan Buich, who previously coached at Santa Margar...