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The pinnacle of Falcon journalism

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Senior center back Zack Lillington gets tripped by a Branson player in an effort to take the ball down the field. This trip caused Zack to fall to the ground.

Boys Varsity soccer loses the reins on the Branson bulls

Georgia Schroeder, Copy Editor January 29, 2022

With a record of seven wins, one loss, and four ties, AWHS boys Varsity soccer was hoping to add to their winning streak and advance their league record. On Wednesday Jan. 26, AWHS took on The Branson...

Senior Cal Amborn goes in for a layup under the basket.

The Falcon faithful return, rallying boys’ basketball to a bounce-back victory

Avery Yudice, Website and Social Manager and Opinion Editor January 26, 2022

AWHS boys Varsity basketball took on the Tamalpais High School Hawks in an exhilarating game on Tuesday, Jan. 25 at home. Coming off a tough loss to Branson, the AWHS Falcons bounced back with an energetic...

Sophomore guard Alex Martikan sets a screen on a San Marin defender, and junior guard Aiden Farnsworth attempts to dribble past the screened defender.

JV boys basketball loses the reins against San Marin Mustangs

Ethan Frankel, Business Manager January 23, 2022

AWHS boys Junior Varsity basketball faced off against San Marin High School on Thursday, Jan. 20. AWHS went into the game with a 13-5 total record, and a 5-3 record in league play. After a tough loss against...

Senior Center, Charles Preston (#24) shoots over Redwood’s Ainsworth Fish.

Boys basketball’s undefeated season collapses against Redwood

Hayden Rhodes January 20, 2022

The COVID-19 Omicron variant has hit AWHS hard, including the players on the boys Varsity basketball team. Since their return from Winter Break on Jan. 5, 10 players and one coach on the AWHS boys Varsity...

Sophomore Elliot Smith races downfield to beat out a Terra Linda defender.

JV boys soccer team falls short to Terra Linda at final whistle

Ellis Chamberlin, Sports Editor January 20, 2022

The AWHS JV boys soccer team took on Terra Linda High School (TL) on Tuesday, Jan. 18 at the Red Hill field. The game ended in a loss for the Falcons with a final score of 2-0 in favor of TL. The Falcons...

Current Dance Troupe members practicing a dance in hopes of performing at a future school-wide event.

Dance Troupe aims to expand team with second round of tryouts

Kyra Featherstone, Website and Social Editor January 18, 2022

After witnessing the school-wide praise of Dance Troupe’s performances at many past games and rallies, students took advantage of a second opportunity to join the group. The first Dance Troupe tryouts...

Novak Djokovic, current world number one singles men’s tennis player, had his visa approved to play in the Australian Open despite concerns surrounding his COVID–19 history.

Australia: Hold Djokovic accountable

Henry Pratt, Editor-in-Chief January 12, 2022

On Jan. 10, the decision to cancel tennis star Novak Djokovic’s visa, amid concerns about his vaccination status ahead of the 2022 Australian Open, was deemed “unreasonable” by an Australian judge....

AWHS head coach Tabor Watson calls timeout as AWHS is up 10-2.

Girls freshman Basketball Dunks on Redwood

Jackson Oliver-Roa, Sports Editor December 27, 2021

Tuesday, Dec. 2 marks a 30-8 home win for AWHS freshman girls basketball over Redwood High School (RHS). Improving their overall record to 2-0, AWHS only lost the lead as RHS scored the first basket, yet...

From left to right: Kyle Ford, Jake Barnes, Charles Preston, Louis Blackwell, Owen Bugas, Jonas Salk, Will Heimbrodt, Jack Wuthnow, Jon Bear, Cal Amborn, Henry Sethre, Toby Lamorte, and Drew Samway stand for the national anthem ahead of their first league game vs. San Rafael High School.

Upcoming season brings soaring expectations for Varsity boys basketball

Hayden Rhodes December 14, 2021

The Falcon faithful experienced one of the most successful fall sporting seasons in recent years. Girls Varsity volleyball (21-8) dominated the competition and competed in the CIF division two state champion...

AWHS freshman Shyama Dean shoots a three-pointer, and scores.

Freshman boys basketball fights close battle against San Marin

Ila Rees and Avery Josephs December 13, 2021

The AWHS Freshman boys basketball team continued their season against San Marin High School on Tuesday, Dec. 7 at the AWHS home court. The team fought hard, but the game  resulted in a close loss with...

Terra Linda contains the position of the ball, well AWHS fights hard to get it back.

Girls Varsity soccer remains undefeated after draw with Terra Linda

Kyra Featherstone, Website and Social Editor December 11, 2021

AWHS girls Varsity soccer played Terra Linda (TL) on Dec. 7 and tied the score, keeping their undefeated streak.  Despite AWHS maintaining possession of the ball for the majority of the game, TL scored...

Senior midfielder Diego Alicke kicks the freekick over the San Rafael High wall of players.

Boys varsity soccer rallies in the second half to defeat San Rafael High

Ethan Frankel, Business Manager December 3, 2021

AWHS boys varsity soccer played their first Marin County Athletic League (MCAL) game of the season on Wednesday, Dec. 1 at the Redhill Field in San Anselmo. The Falcons were able to overcome an early deficit...

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