Is two years of P.E. really too much to ask?

Every year, students and athletes alike dread the two-year physical education requirement. The two-mile runs, the fitness testing and the sweaty clothes guarantee countless complaints from students. But is this requirement really as awful as students think it is? Despite the negative stigma surrounding P.E., the school requirement has improved quite dramatically over the past 20 years. In the early 2000s, Aragon’s school day only consisted of six periods, while…

April 20, 2017

Badminton team wins easily against San Mateo

After a crushing 14-1 defeat at the hands of Westmoor, the Aragon badminton team (3-3 overall) bested San Mateo (2-4 overall) 12-3 on March 23. Says head coach Linda Brown, “We went into practice hard yesterday and [tried] to clean up some of the things we were doing incorrectly.” The Dons were able to sweep the Bearcats in both boys doubles and mixed doubles. The three boys doubles pairs kept…

March 26, 2017

Lady Dons edge out Mills in 40-38 thriller

The Lady Dons (12-7 overall, 5-2 Peninsula Athletic League) faced off against Mills (12-7 overall, 4-3 PAL) in the third of four quad games on Friday, Jan. 27. Aragon fought a tough match against Mills, ultimately winning a 40-38 nailbiter.

January 29, 2017