The Boiling Point

Boys’ basketball knocks out host Wildcats for the first time, taking fourth place at Milken Classic

Leona Fallas, Arts Editor

December 31, 2010

Adding to an exciting fourth-place finish at the Milken Classic, the Firehawk boys’ basketball team conquered the Milken Wildcats for the first time in school history in a dramatic upset—a win that has the Shalhevet community buzzing about the upcoming season. The boys played a series of four games from Nov. 29 to Dec. 2, and finished with a 2-2 record. Eight prep schools...

Girls’ comeback not enough against YULA basketball

Ari Feuer, Sports Editor and Emilie Benyowitz, 9th Grade

March 18, 2010

The second match-up of the Shalhevet vs. Yula double-header on Feb. 13 pitted the girls’ teams from rival schools against each other later that evening. The baskets had been lowered, as most of the crowd from the previous boys’ game had filed out of the LACES gym. With a late-game surge, the Firehawks made an interesting game out of their eventual loss, 50-37, to the...

Boys varsity basketball wins league, chases YULA

Boys varsity basketball wins league, chases YULA

March 18, 2010

The Shalhevet Firehawks came just short—literally—of defeating their ever-problematic rivals in the annual basketball game as the YULA Panthers barely...