The Urban Legend

Injured Urban Blues working towards recovery

Lola McAllister, Editor in Chief of Design

October 26, 2017

For many athletes, it is a reality that life is riddled with the occasional minor injury. These injuries may keep athletes icing on the sideline for a game or two, but the recovery is fairly minimal. Every once in awhile, an athlete suffers an injury that keeps them from their sport for an extended per...

Urban School fencing team wins All-City championship

Olivia Morfit, Staff Writer

May 8, 2014

For the first time in the Urban School’s history, the boys fencing team won the All-City Championship on April 19, 2014 at Stuart Hall High School. In fencing, each individual team member’s rank is combined into an overall score for the school. Although Lowell High School won the cumulative ...

Urban School spring sports season recap

Jack Gallo, Staff Writer

April 10, 2014

As we head into spring break, Urban athletes will receive well deserved time off from both classes and practices. With most, if not all of their seasons complete, potential playoff runs grow nearer and nearer. Let’s take a look back on how our Blues squads have done up until now. Girls soccer: Holding...

Urban honors athletes, celebrates success at sports banquet

Urban honors athletes, celebrates success at sports banquet

Mara Pleasure, Staff Writer

May 23, 2012

A roar of applause echoed in St. Agnes Gym on May 21 as parents, teachers and students celebrated the naming of Danielle Shorenstein ('12) and Evan Chang ('12) as the 2011-2012 athletes of the year. Spanish teacher and varsity soccer coach Antony Reyes recited his favorite memories of the pair, who led...

Urban School senior Christopher Khoshnevissan awarded Stanford fencing scholarship

Samantha Lucas, staff writer

April 8, 2010

At Urban, fencing is not a sport we hear about often. In the last few years, however, Urban has pulled together a fencing team and class, including 13 players. Next year, Christopher Khoshnevissan ('10) will join the highly competitive Pac-10 team at Stanford. We spoke to him about juggling fencing...

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