The School Newspaper of Cathedral Catholic High School
  • Trump thunders to presidency

    Trump thunders to presidency

    Lauren Rabbitte, Staff Writer

    January 21, 2017

    Under grey skies and thunder, former businessman tycoon Donald J. Trump took the oath of office yesterday to become the 45th President of the United States while under the watch of approximately 900,000 spectators, an amount significantly smaller than the turnout for former President Barack Obama’s reco... READ MORE »»

    CCHS students, who are in Washington, D.C. on a trip organized by social studies teacher Christi Harrington, relax outside the Capital as they await the inauguration.

    Christi Harrington

  • Dons for life walk for life

    Dons for life walk for life

    LeeAnne Bates, Sports Editor

    January 21, 2017

    The Dons for Life club took a big step with the pro-life movement today by joining the Walk for Life West Coast event in the heart of San Francisco. "As a Catholic school, we have to demonstrate we are pro-life," Cathedral Catholic High School Principal Mr. Kevin Calkins said. "Clearly, one way you do t... READ MORE »»

    The Dons for Life club prepares for take off at the San Diego airport Saturday morning. They proudly wear their sweatshirts with the YOLO slogan, which stand for "You Only Live Once."

    Anne Pickard

  • The Week In Pictures: January 9, 2017 – January 13, 2017

    The Week In Pictures: January 9, 2017 – January 13, 2017

    Carson Linxwiler, Photo Editor

    January 17, 2017

    The first week back from Winter Break caused many students to feel blue as they hunkered down for the rest of the school year. While many students found themselves engaging in winter activities during the holidays, the Cathedral Catholic High School varsity water polo team was practicing for an amazing... READ MORE »»

    Varsity water polo player Laura Larkin '18 sits on the pier of Stearn's Wharf in Santa Barbara as she gazes out into the sea planning her next game at the Tournament Of Champions.

    LeeAnne Bates

  • Running man

    Running man

    Nicole Barno, Staff Writer

    January 17, 2017

    For Cathedral Catholic High School student Joaquin Martinez de Pinillos '18, running is just second nature. Though Martinez de Pinillos is seen as a running star in the eyes of his peers and coaches, especially given the fact that he is ranked as the top high school junior runner in California, he do... READ MORE »»

    Leading the pack in a cross country invitational meet, CCHS student-athlete Martinez de Pinillos not only competes for first, but competes with himself to reach a faster personal record.

    Jack Bacinett

  • Focus, defense pace Dons

    Focus, defense pace Dons

    LeeAnne Bates, Sports Editor

    January 12, 2017

    A haze of fog cloaked Manchester Stadium, which challenged the Cathedral Catholic High boys varsity soccer team as it defeated the Bishops School Monday 1-0 after an intense battle. "Stay focused," CCHS Head Coach Nate Hetherington shouted to his players. Throughout the first half, neither t... READ MORE »»

    CCHS boys varsity soccer player Jeroni Bertran '17 (right) awaits an incoming pass from a teammate, keeping his distance from the Bishops School defender.

    LeeAnne Bates

  • The Week In Pictures: January 2, 2017 – January 6, 2017

    The Week In Pictures: January 2, 2017 – January 6, 2017

    Kelsey Bacinett, Editor-in-Chief

    January 11, 2017

    After more than two weeks of relaxation, snow-filled vacations, and holiday cheer, Dons barreled back onto campus from winter break. The first day of second semester began midweek with the St. Elizabeth Seton Liturgy. In addition, the campus buzzed with sports action from winter sports, including water ... READ MORE »»

    The sun kissed the sky goodbye over Del Norte High School before the CCHS freshman soccer team's match against DNHS.

    Kelsey Bacinett

  • Bye-bye social media, hello real world

    Bye-bye social media, hello real world

    Sydney Calhoun, Managing Editor

    January 10, 2017

    In today's society, many adolescents and teenagers trade tire swings and bike rides for cell phones and hover boards, often missing life's precious moments. This modern-day reality must change. Cell phones increasingly have become a symbol of social status and material sense wealth, as well as a foca... READ MORE »»

    CCHS student Kate Ina ‘17 sketched her stance on social media, but more specifically regarding her recent break up with Twitter.

    Sydney Calhoun

News

Trump thunders to presidency

Trump thunders to presidency

Lauren Rabbitte, Staff Writer

Under grey skies and thunder, former businessman tycoon Donald J. Trump took the oath of office yesterday to become the 45th President of the United States while under the w...  Read More »

Jan 21 • No Comments

Dons for life walk for life

Dons for life walk for life

January 21, 2017

Food for thought

January 8, 2017

East coast Christmas requires more than jeans, Dons

December 20, 2016

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Spiritual Life

Catholic conundrum

Maddy Bass, Spiritual Life Editor

The current conundrum resonating within the nation revolves around the election of Donald J. Trump on Nov. 8. However, many people are grappling still with how President Trump's...  Read More »

Dec 24 • No Comments

Extra monthly Mass offers students sense of community

Extra monthly Mass offers students sense of community

November 16, 2016

Freshmen stand tall with God at retreat

Freshmen stand tall with God at retreat

September 28, 2016

Fearlessly facing faith

Fearlessly facing faith

September 28, 2016

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Features

Christmas in the sand

Christmas in the sand

Kelsey Bacinett, Editor-in-Chief

When Dec. 25 rolls around, San Diegans will not be found barricaded inside their homes by mountains of snow. Instead, many residents will flock to the beach and enjoy Christma...  Read More »

Dec 20 • No Comments

Setting the barre high

Setting the barre high

October 27, 2016

The price is NOT right

The price is NOT right

September 29, 2016

Dons recall personal experiences 15 years after 9/11

Dons recall personal experiences 15 years after 9/11

September 26, 2016

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Opinions

Bye-bye social media, hello real world

Bye-bye social media, hello real world

Sydney Calhoun, Managing Editor

In today's society, many adolescents and teenagers trade tire swings and bike rides for cell phones and hover boards, often missing life's precious moments. This modern-day...  Read More »

Jan 10 • No Comments

Forget paper or plastic; What about iPad or pencil?

Forget paper or plastic; What about iPad or pencil?

December 8, 2016

Keeping CCHS cleaner and the world greener

Keeping CCHS cleaner and the world greener

November 30, 2016

Black Friday conundrum

Black Friday conundrum

November 23, 2016

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