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Middle school swim team places second in Pacific Basin League Championships

Middle school swim team places second in Pacific Basin League Championships

By Nelly Rouzroch
November 11, 2015
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The Pacific Basin League Championship (PBLC) took place on Saturday, Oct. 24, at Brentwood School. Archer's middle school swim team, which ranked first for the past three years, placed second at the PBLC. The team placed second out of nine schools including Brentwood, Windward, New Roads, Turning Point,...

Q&A with 2015-2016 Varsity Cross Country Seniors: Reanna Wauer, Marcela Riddick

Q&A with 2015-2016 Varsity Cross Country Seniors: Reanna Wauer, Marcela Riddick

By Isabelle Kantz
November 2, 2015
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Reanna Wauer and Marcela Riddick are two of the four seniors on the Varsity Cross Country team. Wauer and Riddick sat down with The Oracle to discuss their roles as seniors on the team. Read More »...

Student council increases school spirit with students versus faculty volleyball game

Student council increases school spirit with students versus faculty volleyball game

By Logan Connors
October 21, 2015
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Students and faculty members participated in a volleyball competition at lunch on Oct. 2. This event was the first student-faculty volleyball game in Archer history.  Faculty captain Wendy Deming led the Hawt Sauce team to victory and won the overall tournament. In second place, captain Dani ...

Q&A with 2015-2016 Varsity Tennis Captains: Gabrielle Sumpter, Sarah Boehm

Q&A with 2015-2016 Varsity Tennis Captains: Gabrielle Sumpter, Sarah Boehm

By Isabelle Kantz
October 7, 2015
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Longtime players of tennis, Gabrielle Sumpter '16 and Sarah Boehm '16 are captains of the Varsity Tennis team for the 2015-16 school year. The Oracle sat down with them to discuss their new roles. Why do you like to play tennis? SB: Playing tennis is really fun because it gives me an opportunity to s...

Q&A with 2015-2016 Varsity Volleyball Captains: Christian Luhnow, Sophie Smyth

Q&A with 2015-2016 Varsity Volleyball Captains: Christian Luhnow, Sophie Smyth

By Carina Oriel
October 4, 2015
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Archer's Varsity Volleyball team ended the 2014-2015 season in second place in the CIF Liberty League and has been training since the end of the summer to prepare for the competitive season ahead. Senior Christian Luhnow '16 and Junior Sophie Smyth '17 stepped up as captains this year to lead a team of 12 players including f...

Q&A with 2015-2016 Equestrian Captain Ella Angel

Q&A with 2015-2016 Equestrian Captain Ella Angel

By Sarah Wagner
October 2, 2015
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Senior Ella Angel has loved horses since she was a child.  This year, she will be leading the equestrian team as captain.  The Oracle sat down with Angel to hear more about the team and her goals for the year. A lot of people at Archer don't know much about the equestrian team.  Can you tell ...

Varsity Volleyball places first at Milken Dig Pink Tournament

Varsity Volleyball places first at Milken Dig Pink Tournament

By Carina Oriel
October 2, 2015
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Correction: An earlier version of this post misstated the start time of the upcoming Oct. 3 game. The Junior Varsity team will play at 6 p.m. and the Varsity team will play at 7 p.m. Archer's Varsity Volleyball team won first place at the Dig Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Volleyball Tournament for...

Archer Track: Recap of Record-Breaking Season

Archer Track: Recap of Record-Breaking Season

By Helena Heslov
May 22, 2015
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With its last meet on May 17, the Archer Track Team had a record-breaking season across multiple league and invitational meets. Read More »...

Varsity softball wins league championship, qualifies for CIFSS playoffs

Varsity softball wins league championship, qualifies for CIFSS playoffs

By Haley Kerner
May 19, 2015
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As the season comes to a close, the Varsity Softball Team has won the Liberty League Championship and is first seed going into the California Interscholastic Federation, Southern Section (CIFSS) playoffs.  Read More »...

NFL Discusses Potential Move to Los Angeles

NFL Discusses Potential Move to Los Angeles

By Erica Dick
May 12, 2015
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Los Angeles football fans have been waiting to see the NFL come back to their city after saying goodbye to not one, but two teams in 1995. This may no longer be an idea but a reality, with three teams threatening to move away from their cities into Los Angeles and two proposals of a stadium. Read More &...

Archer Varsity Swim Team finishes record-breaking season, wins league

Archer Varsity Swim Team finishes record-breaking season, wins league

By Yasmeen Namazie
May 7, 2015
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Captain Noemi Holczer ’15 emerges from the effulgent blue pool after the 100 yard breaststroke event. She pulls off her goggles aggressively, chlorinated water trickling from her cap: “Did I PR?; what was my time?” she gasps. Read More »...

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