Although they live their lives constantly in the spotlight, life as a professional athlete includes many characteristics that remain unappreciated.
The boys baseball team currently stands with a 10-7 record in the Peninsula Athletic League Ocean Division. The team has significantly improved since last year’s 14-13 season. Last year, the team ranked 547 in California, but since then have propelled to 442. The Dons began the season with a hot start, reaching a 6-1 record. However, the second half of the season took an unfavorable turn, as they hit a…
For the first time in 11 years, the Aragon girls basketball team make it to the semifinals of the CCS playoffs, but they fell just three points short from advancing to the finals, losing 46-43.
Manase Tonga The only Don to score a National Football League touchdown, Tonga was the face of Aragon athletics in the early 2000’s. He was the 2001 and 2002 Male Athlete of the Year — a rare feat to be named so twice. The MVP of his Frosh-Soph basketball team, Tonga went on to start for three years at the varsity level. He also was an exceptional track and field…
It’s 2 a.m., and there’s an essay due tomorrow. I’ve only written the first paragraph. Should I sneak a peek at Alice’s essay for ideas? Everybody used the same quotes, right? Is that even considered cheating? I’m sure it’ll only come up as 2 percent similarity on Turnitin. They are just ideas anyways, and we discussed all of this in class. Nobody will know … and I don’t want to stay up all night.
In the first of two matchups of the season against Hillsdale, the young girls basketball team struggled, losing 40-24.
About 50 Aragon faculty and students gathered on the corner of Woodland Drive and Alameda de las Pulgas before school on Thursday, Jan. 19 to show their support of public education and undocumented students, just a day before President Donald Trump was inaugurated. After demonstrating with posters for about half an hour, the group participated in a ‘walk-in’ to school at 7:50 a.m.
Agustin “Agi” Sacchi, a 2016 Aragon graduate and student at the College of San Mateo, died on Nov. 28 after suffering critical burns due to a severe car accident.
Princeton’s all-male a cappella group made the cross-country journey to perform for Aragon’s choir groups and bands.
The football team put on a dominant performance against Burlingame, winning 28-7.
A fourth quarter comeback wasn’t quite enough to push the Dons over the edge against Menlo-Atherton.