The Urban Legend

Rooms With a View

Rooms With a View

Zachary Ngin, Staff Writer

March 17, 2016

Urban’s North Campus, the so-called “Blueprint for the Future,” is opening next year. The 63,000-square-foot building will include seven classrooms, two student commons, a college counseling center, a “tournament-sized gymnasium,” and more. Wow. Given the blinding rate of change at 1563 Page ...

Urban freshmen playing varsity sports reveal their secrets to success

Ariane Goldsmith, Staff Writer

December 8, 2015

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.” ...

Boys varsity soccer team ends 2014 campaign, bids farewell to seniors

Boys varsity soccer team ends 2014 campaign, bids farewell to seniors

Jack Gallo, Staff Writer

November 4, 2014

On Friday October 24, the varsity boys soccer team ended their 2014 season with a 2-1 loss to Stuart Hall. The loss left the boys with a final record of 4-7-5, finishing in fifth place in their first year under new head coach Danny Cardoza. After Rowan Williams (‘15) scored in the first half, the...

Urban basketball and soccer lose stars, hope to recoup

Urban basketball and soccer lose stars, hope to recoup

Alex Johnson, Staff Writer

November 7, 2013

Every sports coach, at some point in his or her career, has had to face the question that legendary country singer George Jones once sang about: “Who’s going to fill their shoes?” Fans of the 1998 Chicago Bulls were riddled with fear for the upcoming 1999 season without star player and basketball...

Girls varsity basketball trounces rival University at Kezar in front of large crowd

Annakai Geshlider, Special to the Legend

January 23, 2013

Jan. 16- For the first time since the 2009-2010 season, the girls Varsity basketball team beat the University High School Devils on Jan. 17 at Kezar Pavilion. Despite a rough start, the Blues dominated University for the majority of the game and won 62-40. "We started (out) kind of depressing," said Urban...

Blues boys bounce back after early loss to win consolation bracket in Cardinal Classic

Cody Siler, Staff Writer

December 11, 2012

After a tough loss to Carlmont High in overtime on Dec. 6, the Urban boys varsity basketball team rebounded with two decisive victories to finish the Cardinal Classic with a 2-1 record and win the Classic’s consolation bracket. In their Thursday game against Carlmont, the Blues came back from an...

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