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Stepping into service

Ella Wishchuk, Assistant Spiritual Life Editor

February 28, 2019

In an effort to raise money and awareness for the local Rachel’s Women’s Center, the Cathedral Catholic High School National Honor Society will host a 5K run and walk called Dons Dash 2019 March 30 at CCHS. “I encourage...

Thomas the tank

Alex Woodmansee, Sports Editor

February 18, 2019

Cathedral Catholic High School student-athlete Thomas Notarianni ‘21 drives toward the hoop, lobbing in a layup between two defenders. While Notarianni falls to the ground, the ball circles the rim and falls in, despite everyone’s...

Lady Dons sink Barons

Shea Linnehan, Assistant Sports Editor

February 16, 2019

The Cathedral Catholic High School girls varsity basketball team defeated Bonita Vista High School 77-48 yesterday in its first game of the San Diego Section California Interscholastic Federation Open Division Playoffs. CCHS...

Academic League gains momentum

Audrey Taylor, Spiritual Life Editor

February 15, 2019

Cathedral Catholic High School’s Academic League season is in full swing after the varsity team secured recent victories against La Jolla Country Day 2-1, University City High School 2-1, and Mira Mesa High School 3-0. The...

Anyanwu advances Dons

Alex Woodmansee, Sports Editor

February 14, 2019

Layups, alley-oops and threes. The Dons varsity basketball team had it all in its game against Canyon Crest Academy as they defeated them 70-41. The game wasn’t expected to be anything special, as most playoff games where the...

Summer service

Ellery Wakeman, Assistant Photo Editor

February 14, 2019

Cathedral Catholic High School’s third annual trip to Nazareth Farm, an organization in Doddridge County, West Virginia, will take place this summer, and students can apply now to get involved. “The trip is about doing...

Art and writing submissions available

Olivia Palombo, Assistant Multimedia Editor

February 13, 2019

El Sol, the Cathedral Catholic High School art and literary magazine managed by English teacher Ms. Catharine Kirby and a team of approximately 15 students, is currently open to art and creative writing submissions from all CCHS...

Ambassador applications due

Sara Vechinski, Copy Editor

February 12, 2019

The Cathedral Catholic High School Ambassadors for Christ Corps, an organization of community service and public relations outreach for high school students, has recently opened applications for new members. “Ambassadors...

Safe environment presentations begin

Matthew Rowland, Assistant Features Editor

February 8, 2019

The problem of sexual abuse and the Diocese of San Diego's commitment to providing a safe environment for students recently prompted Cathedral Catholic High School to discuss the topic of safe environment to bring the school in...

Praising the past, funding the future

Ella Wishchuk, Assistant Spiritual Life Editor

February 5, 2019

In the spirit of commemorating University of San Diego High School alumni who have left a positive mark on the Cathedral Catholic High School community, CCHS will host an Academy of Distinguished Dons Dinner on Feb. 22 in the...

New digital course registration

Chloe Staples, Photo Editor

February 4, 2019

With course registration for the 2019-2020 school year underway, Cathedral Catholic High School students will schedule their one-on-one meetings with their counselors through a Google form, as opposed to past methods of scheduling...

Powderpuff practices pay off

Daniela Gil, Social Media Editor

February 1, 2019

Cathedral Catholic High School will hold the second annual powderpuff flag football game Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. to continue a tradition started last year by CCHS history teacher Mr. Mario Fierro. “Last year, [powderpuff] was a...

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