The Urban Legend

Coaches offer insight into junior varsity sports

Eli Gordon, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017

While Urban’s varsity games attract a lot of attention and sometimes have free food and transportation to and from, frosh-soph and junior varsity sports programs are, as frosh-soph girls’ volleyball coach Kristina Tavisora said, “a little forgotten.” However, they still serve a purpose within Ur...

Teacher Coaches Reflect On what they have learned

Teacher Coaches Reflect On what they have learned

Diego Lopez, Staff Writer

March 29, 2016

When Urban’s varsity soccer team won NCS in November, head coach Danny Cardoza was as focused on his A period Spanish class as he was on the game. Cardoza is one of the few teacher-coaches at Urban including Charisse Wu, History teacher, coach of girls volleyball and assistant coach of girls varsit...

Teen athletes, coaches debate A-Rod case

Scott Lucas

July 17, 2009

It has been eight years since the pinstriped powerhouse of the American League East has won a World Series. In search of a crown, the Yankees have been throwing millions of Franklins at celebrity athletes. In December of 2007, Alex Rodriguez was the latest beneficiary of the Yankees’ money-grows-ontrees...

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