La Quinta High School's student-run newspaper


La Quinta High School's student-run newspaper


La Quinta High School's student-run newspaper



A wrestler smiles during a practice dual with a friend on Feb. 11.

The brutal, competitive and fun moments of girls’ wrestling

Raisa Guerrero Cardenas, Reporter April 4, 2022

Entering the main gym, all lights are dim, except for one bright light in the middle where there is a mat. You would wonder what it's for. Looking up is a crowd mumbling, they seem more excited and...

Hailey Printz 22 shoots for the La Quinta High girls soccer team against Rancho Mirage.

Kickin’ it with the Blackhawks

Calvin Miller, Reporter March 21, 2022

The 2021 La Quinta High School girls' soccer team came into this new season with new goals. Hailey Printz ‘22 talked about her senior season and some of the goals that she wanted to achieve her senior...

Varsity wrestler Sereena Baca 23.

La Quinta High wrestling makes a comeback

Blaze Hinojosa, Reporter March 18, 2022

La Quinta High School had a chance to see their fellow wrestlers back in action for the 2021-2022 school year.  Throughout the years, wrestling has been a well-known sport during the winter sports...

Malachi Murrell

Malachi Murrell: Basketball star takes the next step

Leila Terrazas, Reporter January 11, 2022

He went from watching his family succession in basketball to getting his own success in basketball as well. La Quinta High School senior Malachi Murrell committed early to play basketball for Cal Poly...

Ethan Ramos 22 is the captain of the boys water polo team.

Where’s the support for water polo?

Thomas Brellis, Multimedia Editor December 17, 2021

As the winter season comes knocking on our doors, we see the end of the fall sports season, and with that comes memories of the games we heard about, read about, or saw. But a lot of the student body is...

Star quarterback Tommy Ansley: future Kyler Murray?

Star quarterback Tommy Ansley: future Kyler Murray?

Malachi Murrell, Reporter December 17, 2021

Since 2013, the La Quinta High football team hasn’t been able to start their season off 3-0. This past season the football team was able to get off to an undefeated start, thanks to the help of quarterback...

Brian Gleeson

From players to coaches: starting at their roots

Calvin Miller, Reporter December 15, 2021

One great high school experience is going to football games on Friday night. The La Quinta Blackhawks are famous in the Coachella Valley for having some of the best games. From the always exciting...

For some senior athletes, patience paid off

Malachi Murrell, Reporter June 1, 2021

At the beginning of the school year, a lot of high school seniors weren’t going to have a season in their last year of high school. They were patiently waiting to see if they would be allowed to play...

Student-athletes persevere through pandemic

Student-athletes persevere through pandemic

Unica C. Lawson, Managing Editor April 29, 2021

Since March 2020, before people started to wear masks, when the new spring season had just arrived, and when COVID-19 was just around the corner, life for students at La Quinta High school had flipped...

LQHS Dance Team

LQ’s dance team pushes for their title

Miranda Rodriguez, Reporter March 26, 2019

This year, the  LQHS dance team is working extra hard to be the strongest dance team in the valley, and their new coach Carlos is pushing them harder than ever. “[Coach Carlos] is well known and...

LQHS JV Cheer Squad

The LQHS cheer team steps it up

Miranda Rodriguez, Reporter March 26, 2019

The LQHS cheer team has been getting stronger and stronger every day due to the high level of experience.  Varsity cheerleader Makenna Given (‘19) says, “A lot of the team has really good tumbling...

Girls water polo team swims to success

Girls’ water polo team swims to success

Laila Khan, Ad Editor March 26, 2019

The LQHS girls’ water polo team played in a tournament this recent weekend placing first with a three-way tie. The team is currently undefeated with only one loss from a tournament this year. Mikka Vonscherr...

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