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

SJHHS Baseball Touches Lives

SJHHS Baseball Touches Lives

Carley Neilson, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014

Thirteen SJHHS varsity baseball players went to the Angels Stadium on Saturday Nov. 1 to attend the “Challenger Classic.” The Challenger Classic partnered with the Angel Baseball Foundation and Bank of America in order to connect high school baseball players with disabled players. 900 children...

Elders V.S. Elders

Elders V.S. Elders

November 17, 2014

Yogurtzone Sponsors Baseball Fundraiser

Yogurtzone Sponsors Baseball Fundraiser

Riley Glenn, Sports Editor

November 10, 2014

Tonight, between 5:00 and 10:00pm, Yogurtzone will donate 20% of every purchase to the SJHHS baseball program. Located at 31888 Del Obispo in San Juan Capistrano (near KFC and Panera), Yogurtzone offers many tasty treats. Help support baseball and get a yogurt at the same time. The event will be repeated...

Preseason Recap: SJHHS Football Motivated By Last Season

Preseason Recap: SJHHS Football Motivated By Last Season

Taylor Rocha, Sports Editor

November 5, 2014

San Juan Hills High School football had something to prove coming into their 2014 season. The Stallions came off of a high after their 2013 football season in which they dominated the Sea View League with an undefeated record. The team obtained the first league title in SJHHS football history. Last...

Baseball Scoreboard Installed

Baseball Scoreboard Installed

Carley Neilson, Staff Writer

November 1, 2014

After several years of waiting, the baseball field scoreboard has finally been built at San Juan Hills. When the school was built it included a standard baseball field, which was lacking several traditional commodities but over time, many upgrades have been made. Cement has been added to the spectator...

SJHHS Girls Tennis

SJHHS Girls Tennis

Brandi Ortiz, Fiction Editor

October 27, 2014

The SJHHS girls' tennis team went up against Trabucco on Thursday in a grand season finale. Losing meant ending the game for tennis, winning meant entry into the League Finals. Thanks to their determination, SJHHS brought victory home once again, with a final score of 14-4. With this win against Trabucco,...

Athletic Trainer Leaves San Juan Hills

Athletic Trainer Leaves San Juan Hills

Olivia Farber, Staff Writer

October 24, 2014

Mike Martinez, the beloved athletic trainer for two and a half years, is leaving San Juan Hills. As the athletic trainer, Martinez developed a strong bond with the athletic department at SJHHS. Jared Aviles(11), a former athlete of Martinez, had a very close relationship with his trainer. “Its...

Girls Can Ball Too

Girls Can Ball Too

Josh Armstrong, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

The girls’ volleyball team at San Juan Hills High School is very determined to do well this season. The team goal is to make it into CIF and win. “It would be awesome to make it into CIF but overall having fun and having a great senior year with the team,” said Kayla Tinker (12), one of the...

Girls Cross Country Pursues Excellence

Girls Cross Country Pursues Excellence

Tori Powers, Staff Writer

October 3, 2014

Saturday September 27 many stallions charged across the finish line at the annual Dana Hills Cross Country Invitational. The herd finished 34th overall on the boys side and 28th overall on the girls. Many of the new freshmen runners are providing the team with fresh faces (and legs), running stellar...

Boys Water Polo Fosters New Talent

Boys Water Polo Fosters New Talent

Megan Bolling, Staff Writer

September 26, 2014

Many junior varsity water polo players have advanced to varsity this season. Their hard work, determination, and passion have contributed to the team’s success. Two new varsity players, Eric Forbes (10) and Brent McClain (10), emphasized the huge difference in player skill between junior varsity...

SJHHS Cross Country Looks Forward to New Season

Andrew Fehlman, Staff Writer

September 19, 2014

San Juan Hills Cross Country team has climbed up the ranks in the league. With additional coaching staff and new kids every year, soon there will be no stopping them. All three of the coaches come from fantastic track and cross country backgrounds. Coach White, Coach Price, and Coach Cat will--no...

The Stampede Returns

The Stampede Returns

Riley Glenn, Sports Editor

September 12, 2014

Triumphant cheers echoed through the hills on Friday, September 5th, as the Stallions dominated the visiting Canyon Comanches with a score of 23-6 in their first home game of the season. The dominance started on the Stallions second drive of the game when running back Devin Wegis broke a 62 yard...