Athlete of the Month: Captain Jack Newton leads his team to a championship despite medical circumstances

Tweeeeettttttt. That’s the game. The Chargers and Mt. Pleasant have just tied the Central Coast Section (CCS) Division II championship, making them both co- champions. Neither team is particularly pleased with the result, but every player that came off the field holds their heads high, knowing that they accomplished something that very few people will ever get to boast in their lifetime. However, Jack Newton, […]

Boys’ soccer emerges victorious as CCS co-champions

As the final seconds of overtime wound down, the Chargers piled onto the middle of the field knowing that they had reached — and exceeded — their goals from the beginning of the season. After finishing one of the Chargers’ best seasons in the programs’ history, the Chargers advanced to the Central Coast Section (CCS) tournament with a 10-4 league record and worked their way to […]

Despite setbacks, girls basketball finishes season with heads held high

As the buzzer rang during the Chargers 71-39 loss to Presentation, signaling the end of the season for the Chargers, the Girls Varsity Basketball Team still kept their heads high. They endured an injury riddled season that saw guard Sun Bang ’17 and leading scorer Melissa Fletcher ’15 both miss games, yet still tied for second-place in Santa Teresa league play with a 9-5 record. Due […]

Boys basketball makes first CCS finals appearance in school history

As the Chargers stepped on the court at Santa Clara University’s Leavey Center, they knew they had a chance to secure the first Central Coast Section (CCS) basketball title in school history. Although the school eventually suffered a nail-biting 63-59 overtime loss at the hands of the Los Altos Eagles, they knew there was too much to be proud of this season to […]