Lion Tales

Lions Repeat as CCS Champions in Boys Soccer

Lions Repeat as CCS Champions in Boys Soccer

Alicia Gomez, Daniel Perez, and Daniel Ceja

March 16, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Yesterday, March 15, 2017, the Lincoln Boys Varsity Soccer team received their medals for winning back-to-back CCS titles. The championship game was held at Valley Christian on Saturday March 4,2017 from 6:22 p.m to 8:34 p.m. The game was between Lincoln High School and Watsonville High School. At...

Freshman CCS and State Wrestler

Freshman CCS and State Wrestler

Jesse Ruiz and Fernando Serna

March 9, 2017


Filed under Community, Lincoln News, Showcase, Sports

Making his way up the ranks throughout the whole season, Lincoln freshman Adam Arenas dominated everyone in his weight class of 106 pounds. Most recently, this young wrestler nabbed the CCS title on Saturday, February 25. To prepare for competition, Arenas trained by running consistently as part of his w...

Baseball Brief 2/16/17-3/17/17

Baseball Brief 2/16/17-3/17/17

Brandon Sullivan, Writer

March 7, 2017


Filed under Community, Sports

The Lions season has started up! With a 4 and 2 record, the team seems to be on the right track. "A lot of promise in this team" a proud coach Madden told Lion Tales. On February 2nd the Lions played the Los Gatos Cats tying them 3-3. Over the Ski Week Break the Lions played Valley Christian, beat...

Swimming Into Spring Sports

Swimming Into Spring Sports

Nancy Estrella, Reporter

February 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

Spring sports are beginning! Tryouts have been going on and most teams have selected their rosters , the Swim/Diving team is one of those, and they have begun practicing for their first meet. The Swim/Diving team this year is made up of 65+ students. It is one of the biggest teams of any sports at...

Baseball Preview

Baseball Preview

Brandon Sullivan, Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Sports

  The baseball season is back in full swing. Tryouts took place February first and second and the final cuts are out. Coming back from their first year in A league, there are only four seniors returning this year. Robert Najar, Ernesto Fernández, Rolando Hernandez, and Andrew Arteaga. They a...

Olmos’ CCS Champs, Again: State Champ Next?

Olmos’ CCS Champs, Again: State Champ Next?

Daniel Ceja

February 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday, February 4 2017, Haven Olmos cemented herself as a Lincoln High School legend when she won her third consecutive CCS Championship, a feat that has never been accomplished by any athlete from Lincoln High School. When Haven and her opponent, Stephanie Ruelas, stepped onto the mat at Oak Gr...

Shooting Back to the 60’s

Shooting Back to the 60’s

Alicia Gomez and Emalie Ortega

February 10, 2017


Filed under Lincoln News, Showcase, Sports

The 1965-66 boy's basketball team at Lincoln finished their season undefeated with a record of 29-0. On Friday, February 3, at 7pm, the team was honored at halftime. After 52 years, the state champions had reunited to celebrate their exceptional season. The archives from 1965: "Climaxing an ama...

SJSU Words to Action: Athletics and Activism

SJSU Words to Action: Athletics and Activism

Chau Le, Editor

January 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

Wearing newly-earned Olympic medals, Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their black-gloved fists upward in an act meant to bring attention to the racial discrimination faced by African-Americans. This moment—now cemented in sports history—occurred half a century ago, but its message is still as...

Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Our All Time Rivals: San Jose High School

Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Our All Time Rivals: San Jose High School

Nancy Estrella, Reporter

January 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last season the varsity basketball girls came incredibly close to winning the CCS championship, but unfortunately they lost the second round. The question now is: will they win this year? The season started Tuesday, January 3rd. So far the girls are on a 1-4 record. Although it doesn't look like it's...

Boys Varsity Basketball Strikes Back in Third game

Boys Varsity Basketball Strikes Back in Third game

Jesse Ruiz and Fernando Serna

January 23, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Friday, January 20 the Lincoln Boys basketball team WON their first game of the season against their rival team, San Jose High by a score of 41-29. The Lions' record now stands 1-5 with 8 games still left in the season. In the first half of the game, the Lions built a good lead against the bulldogs....

PROFILE: Haven Olmos Strives To Pin Down State Championship

PROFILE: Haven Olmos Strives To Pin Down State Championship

Brandon Sullivan, Writer

December 23, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Olmos family has always been dominant on the wrestling mat. Whether it was Michelle in 2011, or Sarena Olmos in 2012, both have won CSS as individual champions in their weight class. The question now is can the Olmos legacy become even greater? Haven Olmos is on track to be state champion this ...

Lincoln Soccer Varsity Boys 2016-2017

Lincoln Soccer Varsity Boys 2016-2017

Nancy Estrella, Reporter

December 23, 2016


Filed under Sports

Soccer has begun! The boys started preseason with a tie on Nov. 28 against Gunderson, with a final score of 1-1. So far hey have played 8 out of 12 games and have won about half of them. Our varsity soccer boys won the CCS championship for the first time last season on Tuesday March 8th, 2016. They...

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