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The Point

Athlete’s Corner: Checking in with senior Jessica Majka

Claire Hardesty, Editor-in-Chief October 29, 2020

Q: What are you looking forward to when able to play for PVHS?  A: “I think I speak for everyone on Varsity when I say that we are excited to play Mira Costa again. Last year, we beat Costa on our...

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Will COVID-19 Change the Olympic Games for 2021?

Mallory Meyer, Reporter October 29, 2020

In the middle of this global pandemic, it’s hard to believe that the Summer Olympics will be taking place in Tokyo 2021. Originally, they were scheduled to be held this past summer of 2020, but were...

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Inside the NBA Bubble and its Success

Plus, Lakers come out on top and win championship
Jonathan Liu, Reporter October 29, 2020

March 11th. The Utah Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder were set to play each other, possibly foreshadowing a postseason matchup. Right before tip off, there was some confusion, as team doctors rushed onto...

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Professional Sports Make a Comeback

McKenzie Olsen, Reporter October 29, 2020

In July 2020 Major League Baseball and NBA basketball announced that they would be back. Both leagues announced that they would be playing shortened seasons with playoffs, and just like that, professional...

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Putting in the Extra Work

Emily Typrowicz, Sports Editor October 29, 2020

When quarantine hit athletes were left with many questions: Would they be back in a few weeks? How could they continue to train? Would they have a summer season?  All questions were left unanswered.  Each...

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Sports:1 COVID-19: 0

Natalie Tholan, Reporter October 29, 2020

COVID-19 has taken much from students and teachers at PV, such as sports. Throughout the time the district was able to put out a starting date and restrictions to practicing sports on the school campus....

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How Will Fans Choose to Remember Kobe?

Curtis Liu, Online Editor March 26, 2020

Since the passing of Kobe Bryant, many Laker fans have been debating between potential statues to remember Kobe. From his arms stretched out on the stands after the 2010 championship to sitting with...

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March Madness: Countdown to the Finals

Gabriella Rudy, Reporter March 26, 2020

The bleachers erupted in cheers as junior Cambell Harrigian sunk her first basket, marking the beginning of ASB’s much anticipated March Madness basketball tournament.  In this annual bracket, teams...

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Lacrosse Star Commits to her Dream School

Emily Typrowicz, Reporter March 26, 2020

A beast on the lacrosse field, Aubrey Fixen plans on playing at the next level at Embry-Riddle.  Over the summer going into her junior year, Fixen worked hard and put herself out to many colleges...

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The Controversial CBA Agreement

Fin Kehrli, Reporter March 26, 2020

Football is America’s Game. Whether it be going to a classic rivalry game with friends and family, forming communities and friendships with fellow fans, or having a Super Bowl party with platters...

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Hustle, Hit, and Never Quit

Tennis star commits to UCSB
Nikki Ringer, Social Media Editor March 26, 2020

As spring comes along, more commits are springing to sign. Like father like son, senior Kai Brady committed to University of California at Santa Barbara to play tennis this next fall.  “Once I met...

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Surfing Sea Kings

Nicole Medawar, Reporter March 26, 2020

As some students see surfing as an isolated and almost unnoticed sport, senior Charlie Winkworth said, “The PVHS surf team is one of the main reasons I decided to come to this high school.” Winkworth...

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