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SERVE:    Freshman Jessica Melamed starts a play as her teammates get into position during the Firehawks’ victory over Wish Charter in the gym Oct. 18.

Same number of wins, newfound ‘sisterhood’ for Volleyball team

November 19, 2018

Growth, improvement and “sisterhood” were three big wins of this year’s girls volleyball season, players say.    They also won exactly three games -- the sam...

RACE: Firehawk feet breaking the water at UCLA's North Pool during last month's tournament.

Swim team competes at local YULA tournament

May 15, 2018

hile there are multiple Jewish basketball tournaments that day schools can participate in in the span of one year, other sports teams don’t usually ...

PEP TALK: Volleyball coach Ms. Marla Weiss offers pointers to her players during a game against Ambassador High School in the gym Oct. 17.

New coach brings schemes, positions and long hours to volleyball team

October 25, 2017

New girls volleyball coach Mrs. Marla Weiss has changed pretty much everything about Shalhevet’s volleyball team.  

CAPTAIN: Natacha Chowaiki, No. 3, prepares to return the ball from Pac Lutheran in the gym Oct. 28.  Shalhevet lost the match 3-0.

Girls volleyball heads into post-season in spite of young team, losing record

November 8, 2015

The Firehawk girls’ volleyball team is in a transition stage and had a losing record this year, but improved as the year went on and are headed to the playoffs after placing third in the Coastal League.

SET: Girls Voleyball spiked their way to a victory against LA Adventist on October 6th

Firehawk Girls Volleyball defeats LA Adventist in home opener at JCC

October 7, 2014

By Mati Hurwitz, Sports Editor With nearly the whole school in attendance, the Lady Firehawks Volleyball Team defeated its league rival LA Adventis...

ROCKET: Senior Tamar Willis #11 serves the ball as freshman Dana Alkoby #12 waits, down and ready.  The Firehawks lost to YULA 3-0 on Tuesday, Oct. 29.

LIVE BLOG: YULA sweeps Lady Firehawks in volleyball at JCC

October 29, 2013

Thanks for tuning in to the Boiling Point's live-blog of the Shalhevet-YULA volleyball game! 6:11 pm: YULA wins Game 3 with the final score being 25-13,...

Holiday handicaps volleyball team in loss to Price

By By Sharona Sedighim, Staff Writer

November 2, 2011

The Firehawk volleyball team lost its home opener to Price High School of South Central L.A. in the Fairfax High School gym Oct. 1. But they made up for it a few days later, defeating Summit View West at the Westchester Recreation Center with a score of 3 – 0. The season’s first game came just as Rosh Hashanah was ending -- Havdalah was at 7:06 p.m., and by 8:00 the girls...