The Urban Legend

Girls varsity soccer loses to Marin Academy in penalty kicks

Jamie Friedman, Staff writer

May 21, 2011

For the first time ever, the girls varsity  soccer team battled Marin Academy in a NCS game on May 18. Battling under the lights of Kezar at 7:30 pm, Urban battled and lost the game 4-2 in penality kicks. According to Jenna Waldman ('12), a starting forward, Urban "dominated the game from the starting...

FIFA announces: 2022 World Cup to be held in Qatar

Landon Donovan dribbles the ball in the U.S.-Algeria game during the World Cup last summer. Photo by

Jenna Waldman, sports editor

February 6, 2011

For U.S. soccer fans, it was a nasty surprise. The FIFA Executive Committee voted Qatar as the host country for the 2022 World Cup on Dec. 1. The announcement, made in Zurich, Switzerland, came as a surprise to many, including the United States Soccer Federation, which had mounted an extensi...

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