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Girls varsity season ends with 3-7 loss to Sacred Heart

Girls varsity season ends with 3-7 loss to Sacred Heart

Sydney Riemer, Staff Writer

November 12, 2018


Filed under Online Exclusive, Sports

On the afternoon of Oct. 24, 2018, the Urban girl's varsity tennis team, along with a couple high achieving JV players, set their hopes on beating Convent of the Sacred Heart High School and making it to the semi-finals of this year's BCL West playoffs. After a strong, competitive season, the team...

Urban freshmen playing varsity sports reveal their secrets to success

Ariane Goldsmith, Staff Writer

December 8, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Uncategorized

ALIZA MAYER How and when did you start playing tennis? “I started playing tennis when I was four years old, just taking lessons. In seventh grade I played for the United States Tennis Association, which was a competition for San Francisco tennis players and also sponsor the US Open.” ...

Urban School spring sports season recap

Jack Gallo, Staff Writer

April 10, 2014


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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...

The Urban School of San Francisco versus University High School: Bitter rivalry or petty jealousy?

The Urban School of San Francisco versus University High School: Bitter rivalry or petty jealousy?

Griffin Bianchi, Staff Writer

November 5, 2013


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

During his first month on the job, Greg Angilly was cleaning a closet when he found a curious artifact from Urban’s long gone sports teams — the mysterious “Blue-Red” bell, which once represented a powerful rivalry between Urban and University’s baseball teams. The tradition of the Blue-Red...

Urban honors athletes, celebrates success at sports banquet

Urban honors athletes, celebrates success at sports banquet

Mara Pleasure, Staff Writer

May 23, 2012


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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 team captains offer outlook on spring sports

Urban School team captains offer outlook on spring sports

Jenna Waldman

April 24, 2012


Filed under Uncategorized

With the end of winter just four weeks away, captains for Urban's spring sports teams offer their outlooks on the spring season. Baseball – Albie Brown (’12) For baseball preseason, we met in the Panhandle or jogged to other parts of Golden Gate Park to throw the baseball around and get our arms...

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