The Review

SPC cancels fall athletic season

The field hockey team celebrates after winning SPC in 2019. This year, however, the fall SPC season has been cancelled.

Ellie Monday, Staff Writer

August 31, 2020

On Aug. 21, the Southwest Preparatory Conference’s Board of Directors announced the cancellation of the 2020 fall SPC athletic season. 

Athletes adapt to stay-at-home orders, SPC cancels spring season

Hay throws a pitch in his backyard while in quarantine.

Russell Li, Staff Writer

April 13, 2020

On March 31, the SPC conference announced the cancellation of the entire 2020 spring sports season, including the SPC championships.

Athletics to academics: student athletes implement competition strategies in school

The field hockey team defended their 2018 SPC championship and finished undefeated for the second consecutive year.

Russell Li, Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

Student-athletes implement training strategies while preparing for upcoming final exams.

Winter SPC Recap: Girls’ swimming wins, boys take second

Junior captain Katie Shelburne swims the 500-yard freestyle, breaking the school record for the event.

Kate Willey and Ellie Monday

February 27, 2019

Girls' swimming became SPC champions for the second year in a row, while the boys earned second.

Winter SPC Recap: Wrestling wins post-season tournaments, earns first All-American honors

Sophomore Thomas Chang squares off with his opponent. Chang was one of the 14 wrestlers who represented the Mavericks at SPC.

Ashley Yen and Mac Bechtol

February 26, 2019

For the first time ever, the wrestling team won State Individuals, State Duals and SPC.

Basketball, soccer take on Falcons in final counter games

Basketball, soccer take on Falcons in final counter games

Wenqing He and Ellie Monday

February 16, 2019

On Feb. 8, basketball and soccer teams took on the Falcons in the final counter games for Winter SPC.

Girls’ soccer celebrates Senior Night with 5-1 win over St. Stephen’s

The team huddles before the game. As of Feb. 1, the girls are undefeated in SPC counter games.

Lucia Valderrabano, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019

On Jan. 25, girls' soccer celebrated Senior Night after their game against St. Stephen’s.

Winter sports teams defeat John Cooper

Captain Camila Sabisky dodges a John Cooper defender.

Katina Christensen, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019

The soccer and basketball teams swept John Cooper in the first counter games of Winter SPC.

Field hockey and girls’ volleyball win SPC

The field hockey team lifts their SPC trophy.

November 21, 2018

Field hockey and girls' volleyball both won first place at SPC.

Girls’ volleyball defeats Episcopal for first time in six years

For the first time in six years, girls' volleyball defeated Episcopal in a close five-set match.

SJ Lasley and Ryan Doughty

November 8, 2018

For the first time in six years, girls' volleyball defeated Episcopal. The team will enter SPC as the No. 1 seed.

Girls’ lacrosse adds three freshmen to varsity

Freshman Caroline Pressler passes several Kinkaid defenders.

Noura Jabir, Copy Editor

March 24, 2018

Girls' lacrosse added three freshmen to varsity this year. The JV1 and JV2 teams were also combined into a single JV team.

Pod on the Quad: Road to Winter SPC

In the first edition of Impact, sophomore Ella West sits down with Vail Kohnert-Yount.

Eloise Reasoner and Sophia Kontos

February 15, 2018

Winter sports teams have spent all season preparing for SPC. The conference will take place starting Feb 15.

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