All Smiles. Varsity swimmers Stella Clarkson, Ruby Sanchez, Lexy Lewis, Sofia Baldenegro, and Moreya Howell prepare for their Wednesday meet. The season opener saw the girls varsity team win in a landslide victory while the boys varsity team unfortunately lost by a hair to Ukiah High School. “So far the season has been good but definitely doesn’t feel the same,” Said Junior Stella Clarkson. “it went pretty well, but again i just miss the feeling of a big team.”Photo By: Moreya Howell Article By: Evan Sacher Santa Rosa High
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Huddled Up! The SRHS girls varsity basketball team huddles up during a game in January 2020. Girls basketball is one of several indoor sports starting in April at SRHS. The 2021 basketball season was postponed until spring due to COVID-19 restrictions. “I am very excited and grateful that we are able to have a basketball season and am ready for it to start,” said junior Erin Holland. Article By: Evan Mirante With the school year entering its final stretch it can be hard to find things to pass the time until summer. Luckily
Field work. Senior Timmy Bankston and Junior Michael Martinez prepare the field for a game against Rancho Cotate. Before and after each game, the field must be raked, watered and dragged to ensure that it is safe and playable for the next day's work. “It is really important to put out full effort into preparing the field for each and every game because the harder we work, the nicer the field is, both to look at and to play on.” Said junior Sebastian Bohn, “It’s a mix of making it easy on ourselves and taking pride in our
A season like never before. Eight of the Santa Rosa High School softball team’s seventeen players were cleared and ready to go at their March 29th practice. Because there is no Junior Varsity team this year, first-year players are learning directly from veterans. Photo by Molly Murphey. Half an hour before practice on March 29th, coach Kevin Costello, also the woodshop teacher at Santa Rosa High School, was parking the softball program’s new John Deere vehicle after using it to rake the field. Not long after, senior Hailey
Delay of Game. With no games scheduled until at least January, the football field at Santa Rosa High School remains empty, but football coach Roy Keegan is hopeful that players and fans will be able to return to the field in January. COVID has hampered SRHS sports since March when schools closed due to the pandemic. “Other state high school games are allowing fans to attend using social distancing.”, Keegan said. “If we have to, we will mark off the stands so our friends and families can attend our games.” Article & Photo
By Caleb Logue Friday night, the Panthers (1-5) picked up their first win of the season against the visiting Franklin Yellowjackets (0-5). The Panthers scored their first touchdown courtesy of a 41 yard rushing touchdown from Roman Correa and never looked back, winning 30-6. Franklin, having scored only 6 points in four games leading up to the matchup was held stagnant by the Panther defense, being limited to small gains on sweep plays and short passes. They scored their first touchdown in the fourth quarter following
By Caleb Logue
1st Quarter Carrillo is stopped at the goal line. 0-0
2nd quartet Santa Rosa’s PJ Toleafoa punts back.
Carrillo scores on an 8 yard rush. 7-0
drive with a run from Trevor Anderson and a first down pass to Randy Clay. 23 yard pass to Roman Correa across the middle of the field. 6 yard pass to Roman Correa. Kent Gamble on the extra point. 7-7
Roman Correa with an interception at 0:41. Jake Logenkraut with an interception at 0:25.
Randy Clay (hurt)
44 yard pass to Logenkraut 0:08
By Gwen Berghof A sea of orange and black coated the stands as the Santa Rosa High School football team took to the field. The first home game of the season brought a buzz of excitement to the air: the beginning of fall and the new school year punctuated by the promise of an thrilling season. The Panthers lined up against the Petaluma High Trojans, ready to play their best against a new team. And the game was a success- the Panthers beat the Trojans, 42-26. Petaluma scored the first touchdown of the game, but their lead was