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Sharyland Pioneer High School holds Courts in Schools program  Progresstimes

Desirae Lynn Vasquez had no idea that spending the night at a friend's place would result in her arrest. Vasquez, 18, was at a party with classmates last April ...



Pioneer High School senior earns Girl Scout Gold Award  Progresstimes

Leal, a senior at Sharyland Pioneer High School, was one of the recipients of the 2019 Gold Award. According to press release from the Girl Scouts of Greater ...



National Football Foundation names first-ever Team of Distinction honoring High School Football Players  High School Football America

The National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame announced it inaugural Team of Distinction, honoring 82 high school football players.



West Whittier, you just got one step closer to a new Pioneer High pool  The Whittier Daily News

The Los Angeles County's Board of Supervisors on Tuesday took a key step toward construction of a new aquatic center at PIoneer High School when it ...



Pioneer High is going to get a new $24.5 million aquatics center  The Whittier Daily News

Pioneer High soon will be getting a 2-acre, $24.5 million regional aquatics center. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors last week approved plans to ...



Football: Pioneer off to best start in nearly a decade  The Mercury News

Mustangs enter BVAL Mt. Hamilton play undefeated; Leigh hands Woodside first defeat.



Diamondbacks defeat Rattlers to punch ticket to state tournament  Monitor

EDINBURG — Sharyland Pioneer set a list of goals at the beginning of the season. The last one on the list? Reach Round Rock, the location of the UIL baseball ...



Photo Gallery: Pioneer vs. Sharyland girls soccer  Monitor

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Land of the snakes  Monitor

MISSION — Spielberg or Scorsese couldn't write this one. It all comes down to three games for a spot in the final four between Sharyland High (34-6) and ...



Sharyland Pioneer’s Natalie Reyes rides smooth transition to the Monitor’s All-Area newcomer of the year  Monitor

MISSION — Most smooth transitions are only possible because of the hard work done behind the scenes. That reason is key to why Sharyland Pioneer didn't ...



Softball playoffs - Three Big 7 teams live on  Progresstimes

Last year three of the seven softball teams from the Mission, Sharyland and La Joya school districts (the Big 7), not only qualified for the UIL state playoffs but ...



Diamondbacks' road to history  Progresstimes

It's been a historical season for the Pioneer Diamondbacks' baseball team and if head coach Casey Smith and his players have anything to say about it, there's ...



Rosales, Pioneer eager to move on after transfer denials  Monitor

MISSION — Jacob Rosales is back. The quarterback was among teammates at Sharyland Pioneer football practice for the first time Monday since withdrawing ...



What you need to know about Pioneer High School’s homecoming in Whittier  The Whittier Daily News

Pioneer High School will host its homecoming festivities beginning at 5 p.m. Friday at Torres Memorial Stadium, 10800 Benavon St., Whittier. Themed “Fabulous ...



High school parking lot is a moneymaker on Michigan football Saturdays  Toledo Blade

ANN ARBOR — As the opening kickoff was going on inside Pioneer High School's stadium Friday, the parking lot outside was starting to fill up with RVs. ...



Pioneer student signs on to Southwestern University  Progresstimes

A Sharyland Pioneer High School senior signed a letter of intent to play golf for Southwestern University. Linsey Garza signed the letter Wednesday, Feb.



How you can learn about the proposals to divide Whittier Union High School District into trustee areas  The Whittier Daily News

The Whittier Union High School District will hold five open houses this week and in December to get public input on proposed maps for school board election ...



Rio Grande Valley SQT Pools and Info  Dave Campbell's Texas Football

7-on-7 State Qualifying season continues this Saturday at Mission Veterans Memorial High School, Mission Sharyland High School and Mission Pioneer High ...



Thirty High School Seniors Awarded $1.2 Million in Scholarships From Edison International  Lasentinel

Thirty high school seniors from the class of 2019 have been named Edison Scholars and will be awarded $1.2 million in scholarships to dream big and power ...



Whittier Union considers $150 million bond issue that would not increase property taxes  The Whittier Daily News

Whittier Union High School District officials are considering asking voters next year to approve a $150 million bond issue, but there's a catch: It won't cost ...



New principal named for Douglass Middle School  Daily Democrat

A new principal has been hired for Douglass Middle School. And she won't be moving very far. Lore Carrillo was named principal of Douglass effective July 1 by ...



LA County Approves Next Step in $24.4M Whittier Aquatic Center  NBC Southern California

The planned $24.4 million Whittier Aquatic Center moved one step closer to reality Tuesday, with the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors agreeding to ...



Football: Lincoln aims to extend winning streak  The Mercury News

After achieving a rare feat in a 48-28 victory over Leland High last Friday, Lincoln will host its second straight Blossom Valley Athletic League Mt. Hamilton ...



Diamondbacks to play in state tournament  Progresstimes

That is the message on display on the electronic marquee at Sharyland Pioneer High School. And while those timely words of encouragement could have been ...



Pioneer High honors fallen alumni and living veterans during annual ceremony  The Whittier Daily News

WEST WHITTIER >> For 17 of the 19 years Pioneer High School has hosted a Veterans Day ceremony, Frank Canales has been recognized as a Korean War ...



Sharyland Pioneer, Mission Veterans suffer first round playoff exits  Progresstimes

The road came to an end for Big 7 Girls Basketball on Monday night as the Sharyland Pioneer Lady Diamondbacks and Mission Veterans Lady Patriots suffered ...



Judge Keno Vasquez holds Courts in Schools program at Juarez-Lincoln High School  Progresstimes

Aiming to educate students about the impact their decisions can have on their lives and families in the future, Judge Keno Vasquez is bringing the courtroom to ...



Teen hit by train in Santa Fe Springs attended Pioneer High School  The Whittier Daily News

SANTA FE SPRINGS >> Authorities on Monday identified the teen fatally struck by an Amtrak train last week as a 14-year-old Pioneer High School student.



Pioneer High School celebrates 50-year career of Marilyn Littlefield  The Whittier Daily News

WEST WHITTIER >> Even in retirement, Marilyn Littlefield is still the guiding force of Pioneer High School's award-winning dance/drill team. Littlefield officially ...



Whittier school district unveils new football stadium at Pioneer High School  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> When residents, students and visitors see the new Pioneer High School football stadium and athletic complex, they're also seeing a symbol of one ...



Former Los Nietos school board member dies  The Whittier Daily News

When Arturo “Art” Escobedo was diagnosed with Guillain-Barré syndrome in 1974, his family members didn't expect him to survive, but not only did he live ...



Pioneer High School football to debut new stadium  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Opening Night takes on a whole new meaning for Pioneer High School on Thursday. Not only do the Titans kick off the new football season, but they do so in ...



Pioneer High graduates and the honors they earned  Daily Democrat

Pioneer High School students who were graduated Friday night in Woodland. Graduates are: Jaime Joseph Aguirre Jr., Humza Waqar Ahmad, Rukhsar Akhtar, ...



Family, friends remember life of former powerlifting state champ  KGBT-TV

Family and friends remember the life of a powerlifting state champion for Sharyland Pioneer High School. 21-year-old Alexandra Winfree was adored by many ...



Sharyland ISD launches “Choose Kind” anti-bullying initiative  Monitor

MISSION — Inside the Pioneer High School library bedecked with student artwork representing self-harm, depression and suicide, a junior student spoke about ...



Pioneer High students in Whittier honor alumni who served in military  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> Inscribed on a small gray stone monument next to the flag pole in front of the school are the names of six Pioneer High School alumni killed in ...



West Torrance beats La Habra on penalty kicks in Division 3 boys soccer semifinals  The Whittier Daily News

LA HABRA >> The La Habra High boys soccer team was nicknamed the Cardiac Kids for a reason. Aside from their quarterfinal victory over Dos Pueblos, each ...



Snoop Football League Honors Athletes & Academic Achievers at Super Bowl 15  Lasentinel

Baldwin Hills Jr. Peewee team under head coach Robert Lockhart won their organization's third SYFL Championship against and celebrated Jayshawn ...



Escalante Math Academy ends at Pioneer High -  Los Angeles Wave Newspapers

WHITTIER — Close to 500 local middle and high school students who completed a challenging six-week summer math academy inspired by famous educator ...



Notre Dame inks 23 recruits on National Signing Day 2019  WSBT-TV

The February national signing day was quick and drama-free for Notre Dame football. With 21 players previously signed to national letters of intent on December ...



Pioneer High unveils new torch in preparation for 50-year anniversary  The Whittier Daily News

WEST WHITTIER – It was designed nearly 50 years ago by a student – and this week, the newest incarnation of the Victory Torch is finally seeing the light of day ...



Big 7 teams atop softball standings La Joya locks up 30-6A title, Pioneer-Mission Veterans chasing 31-5A crown  Progresstimes

The softball season is winding down and the playoff picture is taking shape. The La Joya Lady Coyotes have already locked up the District 30-6A championship, ...



Pioneer Boys, La Joya Girls take All-Valley Championships  Progresstimes

Sharyland Pioneer High School hosted the All-Valley Wrestling Championships Friday and Saturday of last week. It featured 25 boys teams and 24 girls teams ...



Notre Dame recruit Jack Kiser brings big plans from a small Indiana town  The Athletic

Kiser's upbringing in a tiny Indiana farm community might have hindered his exposure, but its benefits are far more valuable.



500 band members from Whittier high schools take part in ‘Bandjam’  The Whittier Daily News

About two thousand community and family members Monday cheered on 500 band members taking part in the 2017 Whittier Union High School District Band, ...



Pioneer High School students named to honor roll  Daily Democrat

Woodland”s Pioneer High School released its second term honor roll for the 2010-11 school year this week. The following students were named to the honor roll ...



Notre Dame completes 2019 recruiting class with California pass rusher Isaiah Foskey  Indianapolis Star

SOUTH BEND – Notre Dame football enjoyed a drama-free National Signing Day, even if it meant waiting until noon on the West Coast for Isaiah Foskey to ...



Twins pass 30 exams, making history in Sharyland district  Monitor

When fraternal twins Daniela and Korina Guzman moved to the United States and enrolled in Sharyland Pioneer High School for the spring semester, the two ...



Complete breakdown of every Notre Dame class of 2019 signee  247Sports

Irish Illustrated and 247Sports bring you a complete look at every signee for Notre Dame's class of 2019.



Stacked Deck-145 pound weight class loaded with talent  Monitor

Richard Eckley is from Iowa, where babies are put into singlets and wear headgear, some as early as their first birthday portraits. It's almost as similar as the Rio ...



Empower Yolo: ASSETs program helps teens become leaders  Davis Enterprise

With the start of a new school year, we are reminded of how important it is for schools, families and the community to support our youth, especially our teenagers ...



Water Polo pairings released: Saints, Aztecs at home; Blackhawks to face No. 1 team  The Desert Sun

League champions Xavier Prep earns home playoff game as runner-up La Quinta faces tough road test.



Sharyland, Mission, Pioneer playing on in postseason  Progresstimes

After eight years as the head baseball coach at Mission Veterans lined with playoff appearances and district championships, Smith made the move to lead the ...



Returning Whittier high school students find work under way on new facilities  Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> Across the green baseball fields, beyond the giant “Titan Pride” sign on the south wall of Pioneer High School, a bright green artificial turf football ...



McAllen Rowe’s Jackie Alanis powers her way to back-to-back Monitor Player of the Year Honors  Monitor

Mission — Shutting down McAllen Rowe senior Jackelyn Alanis has always been an enormous task. Even when opposing teams knew her shot was coming, not ...



It ain't over for four Big 7 baseball teams  Progresstimes

Legendary major league baseball player, coach and manager Yogi Berra once said, “It ain't over till it's over.” While Berra was referring to the 1973 National ...



Grand Champion steer sells for $22,000 at RGVLS  Monitor

MERCEDES — On a brisk Saturday morning students from across the Rio Grande Valley showed the animals they had been raising all year one final time at the ...



Pioneer High releases Fall Semester Honor Roll  Daily Democrat

Pioneer High School released its Fall Semester Honor Roll members this week for 2014-15. Included on the list are: 12th Grade: 4.50 GPA-Joseph Harrison; ...



Pioneer High's Nora Monie best in state  Progresstimes

State championships are hard to come by. They're the ultimate prize for every high school athlete across the Lone Star State, but only a select few ever get to ...



Sharyland ISD to open two new high schools  KGBT-TV

This fall Sharyland ISD is expanding from one high school to three.



Big 7 soccer gearing up for playoff run - State playoffs kickoff next week  Progresstimes

The chase for a state championship kicks off next week as soccer teams across Texas prepare for the playoffs. The Big 7 is well represented in this year's ...



Woodland Holiday Parade winners announced  Daily Democrat

The Woodland Joint Unified School District as well as the Ben Ali Shriners and Father Paddy's Irish Pub were among a long list of winners at this past Saturday's ...



Whittier Union High School District board names new football stadium after Dick Torres  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> Overriding protests from Pioneer High alumni, the Whittier Union High School District Board of Education voted 5-0 Tuesday to name the new ...



Sharyland students use mock DWI crash to highlight dangers of drinking and driving  KGBT-TV

With Spring Break about a month away, a group of Sharyland Pioneer High School students gave their classmates a firsthand look at the consequences of ...



Pool play set for 7on7 State Qualifying Tournament  KGBT-TV

Pool Play is set for the Division I Texas 7on7 State Qualifying Tournament in the Rio Grande Valley. 24 teams will compete in six pools of three teams. The six ...



Jack Mahlstede, Santa Fe’s legendary coach, dies after battle with cancer at age 80  The Whittier Daily News

Jack Mahlstede, one of the most recognizable sports figures in the Santa Fe Springs and Whittier community after spending more than 40 years coaching teams ...



600 Whittier students complete Escalante Summer Math Academy -  Los Angeles Wave Newspapers

WHITTIER — More than 600 middle and high school students celebrated their completion of a challenging six-week summer mathematics academy that ...



Swimming: Ann Arbor Skyline joins Div. 1 elite with first state title  Detroit Free Press

Ann Arbor Skyline won five of 12 events to pile up 274 points in the Division 1 meet at Eastern Michigan. Dexter won its third straight in Div. 2.



Koontz moving on after career cut short | Local Sports  Enid News & Eagle

By Bruce Campbell. Staff Writer. During Pioneer's Team Camp Monday through Wednesday, Colby Koontz was running up and down the court like he did for the ...



Football: Construction begins on new stadium at Pioneer High  Los Angeles Times

Construction has begun on a new football stadium at Whittier Pioneer High that will be completed next summer at a cost of close to $18 million. The home side of ...



Meet the Ann Arbor-area top scholars of 2017  MLive.com

courtesy. Don't Edit. courtesy. AAPS Pathways to Success Academic Campus. Kammara Parker. Parent: Andrea Edwards-Ashford. Plans after graduation: ...



Teams Prepare For State 7-on-7 Qualifier in Mission  KGBT-TV

(CBS 4 SPORTS) - On Saturday in Mission, 24 7-on-7 Football teams from across South Texas will compete for an opportunity to compete in the Texas 7-on-7 ...



A chat with Natalie Randolph, one of the first female high school varsity coaches  Yahoo Sports

Former Coolidge High School football coach Natalie Randolph drew a flurry of media attention when she became one of the first women to coach a men's varsity ...



Former Sharyland teacher arrested on improper relationship charges  Monitor

MISSION — A former Sharyland high school teacher was arrested Monday on charges related to an alleged relationship she had with a then 14-year-old student ...



Mission Veterans Coach Casey Smith makes move to Pioneer  Progresstimes

Mission Veterans Memorial Patriots' head baseball coach Casey Smith is now the former Veterans Memorial Patriots head baseball coach. He is the new head ...



Michigan Spring Game details  Maize n Brew

Michigan Football's annual Spring Game is set for Saturday afternoon at 5 p.m. ET and the program announced the final details of the event on Monday.



2018 General Election Results  Capital Public Radio News

Gavin Newsom has won the race to become California's next governor. There are long lines at some Sacramento-area voting centers, including at Sacramento ...



Cypress ends Pioneer basketball’s six-game win streak in quarterfinals  The Whittier Daily News

Pioneer's Brandon Rivera goes for the rebound against Cypress' Erik Poke in the first half of a prep basketball game at Pioneer High School in Whittier, Calif., on ...



Michigan's Jim Harbaugh: Tom Brady statue should be built at U-M  Detroit Free Press

Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh believes it's time to immortalize Tom Brady, the six-time Super Bowl champion, on campus.



Introducing San José Spotlight  San José Spotlight

San José is many things to many people. For me, it's the cramped apartment in Hoffman-Via Monte that was ripe with graffiti and gang activity, but welcomed my ...



Arts calendar, May 24  Davis Enterprise

Gallery 1855 has extended Karen Fess-Uecker's exhibit into the month of May. The gallery is in the Davis Cemetery office building at 820 Pole Line Road.



IBC Bank awards college scholarships  KVEO-TV

MCALLEN, Texas -- This month, IBC Bank awarded $153000 in scholarships to deserving high school seniors across Texas and Oklahoma in honor of Antonio ...



Countdown to kickoff: Bay Area players to watch  East Bay Times

(If you're having trouble viewing this gallery or video on a mobile device, click here). With the high school football season starting Friday, the Bay Area News ...



Late Gahr touchdown ends Santa Fe football season  The Whittier Daily News

WHITTIER >> Everyone in attendance at Friday night's CIF Southern Section Division 10 first-round football playoff game between Santa Fe and Gahr knew who ...



Whittier Union High School District Bandjam steps off Monday  The Whittier Daily News

Whittier Union will celebrate student musical and dance performances at its 2017 Whittier Union High School District Band, Color Guard and Pepster Jamboree, ...



What If America Didn't Have Public Schools?  The Atlantic

Imagining an entirely different educational system reveals some strengths—and flaws—of the current one.



Carson City sheriff's deputies make DUI, domestic battery and felony warrant arrests  Carson Now

A 57-year-old Carson City man was arrested Monday morning in the area of North Roop and Hot Springs Road for battery, a Carson City sheriff's deputy said.



Fence separating high school from homes a problem, neighbors say  Lompoc Record

For residents of the neighborhood west of Pioneer Valley High School, the fences separating their homes from the school represent respect and privacy.



Snoop League’s Super Bowl XIV Is More Than Football and Cheer  Lasentinel

Snoop Youth Football League Co-founder Snoop Dogg (AKA Calvin Broadus Jr.) displays a replica painting created by RBSCOLLECTIONS, presented to him ...



Michigan State notes: Mike Sadler, Sam Foltz honored and Antjuan Simmons at RB  MLive.com

Notes from Michigan State's loss at Nebraska on Saturday.



Should we name our football fields after football guys?: Larry Wilson  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

I knew my neighbor Curtis Autenrieth was a football guy from the first time I met him. Well — first time I met him in person, at least. Because we were talking about ...



The state of charter schools in Utah County  Daily Herald

Walking down the halls of Freedom Preparatory Academy's elementary campus in Provo, Executive Director Lynne Herring seems to know the name of every ...



National walkout day: 3,000 schools. This is what a walkout looks like  USA TODAY

Students across nearly 3,000 schools marked National Walkout Day on Wednesday, with classrooms nationwide emptying at 10 a.m. local time in a call to end ...



2017-18 Associated Press Boys Basketball All-State Teams  MLive.com

The Associated Press named its 2017-18 boys basketball all-state teams, honoring the top high school players and coaches. A panel of 10 AP reporters voted ...



7 most common Christmas tree-decorating mistakes and how to fix them  The Mercury News

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First Hidalgo County High School Theatre Awards to take place in April  Progresstimes

Often competing only once a year, local high school theatre programs have geared up for a competition no one is likely to forget. This fall, 18 schools competed ...



Comic-Con For Educators: Comics To The Rescue (Of English Learners And History Students)  KPBS

The San Diego Central Library this year continues its tradition of melding Comic-Con and education. This weekend it will host teachers from Helix Charter High ...



You Gotta Try This: Time and care in a fast-casual Korean/Hawaiian grillhouse  Sacramento Bee

This is “You Gotta Try This,” The Bee's series featuring one particular must-have dish at a local restaurant. Each featured dish is nominated by a reader.



Pioneer High School hires Paul Test as head football coach  AnnArbor.com

Pioneer High School will introduce Paul Test as its new varsity football coach to boosters and alumni on Friday. For those who follow the program, Test will need ...



Report: South Texas teacher arrested for allegedly making out with middle school student  mySA

A former Sharyland Pioneer High School teacher was arrested Monday after a student accused her of having sexual contact with him, according to a ...



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