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  • Friday, November 21, 2014

    Posted by Diane Brengle at 11/21/2014

    Friday, November 21, 2014

     

     

     

     

    ANNOUNCEMENTS:
     

    Come support our Varsity Football team as they take on Castle Park High School @ Castle Park. 7:00. Go Centurions!

     

    Wrestlers!  Wrestling training will be today through Friday at 2:30 in the Wrestling Room. (E. Hernandez)

     

    Reserve your tickets for “John Lennon & Me”. The play takes place through the 21st. Reserve your tickets online at: http://ow.ly/Dj6SL. Tickets will be sold at the door on the evening of each performance. See you there! (M. Moody)

     

    Hey UC! The December canned food drive is coming up and will be held Dec. 1st through the 12th. Bring your canned items to your 4th period class to help our school in a District-Wide food drive contest. The 4th period class with the most donations will win a donut party! Please support our school and help families in need this winter. (D. Fallon)

     

    CSF Members: Come to Rm. 213 on Friday to pick up your Butter Braid order forms. This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and it helps to fund scholarships and CSF activities. Take orders through Thanksgiving break and then return your order form and money to Ms. Fournier on Dec. 2nd and 3rd in Rm. 213. Thank you! (M. Fournier)

     

    Seniors! It’s that time of year again-Pie Time! Today, Friday, bring money to bid on a pie to throw at your favorite teacher in the grassy area at lunch. (M. Fournier)

     

     

     

    Sports Schedule Week of November 17, 2014
     
    November 21                  CIF Football game, 7:00 @ Castle Park HS

     

    November 22nd          San Diego Cross Country CIF Championships, Morley Field, 8:30 AM

     

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  • Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    Posted by Diane Brengle at 11/19/2014

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014

     

     

     

    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

     

     

    Wrestlers!  Wrestling training will be today through Friday at 2:30 in the Wrestling Room. (E. Hernandez)

     

    The UCHS Winter Guard program will be holding an open workout today, Wednesday, Nov. 19th, 1:30-3:30 in Rm. 208. Come be part of the team and learn what Winter Guard is all about! If you love to perform and dance for an audience, be part of a team, and want to learn how to toss a flag, rifle, and sabre, then Winter Guard is for YOU! No experience is necessary. Come out to make new friends and be part of the award-winning UCHS Winter Guard! Official tryouts for the 2015 season will be Wed., December 3rd. (B. Corenman)

     

    Reserve your tickets for “John Lennon & Me”. The play takes place Nov. 18th through the 21st. Reserve your tickets online at: http://ow.ly/Dj6SL. Tickets will be sold at the door on the evening of each performance. See you there! (M. Moody)

     

    There is Boys Basketball open gym every Monday and Wednesday night, 6-8 PM. (Coach Stonebraker)

     

    Hey UC! The December canned food drive is coming up and will be held Dec. 1st through the 12th. Bring your canned items to your 4th period class to help our school in a District-Wide food drive contest. The 4th period class with the most donations will win a donut party! Please support our school and help families in need this winter. (D. Fallon)

     

    Sophomores! There is a class meeting this Thursday at lunch in Rm 452. Please stop by as we need your ideas! (T. Lynn)

     

    To seniors who have not yet started their CSU or UC applications: AVID will be holding a workshop today at lunch in Rm. 225. If you need help, stop by! (B. Compagnone)

     

    CSF Members: Come to Rm. 213 on Thursday and Friday to pick up your Butter Braid order forms. This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and it helps to fund scholarships and CSF activities. Take orders through Thanksgiving break and then return your order form and money to Ms. Fournier on Dec. 2nd and 3rd in Rm. 213. Thank you! (M. Fournier)

     

    Don’t forget to come to Best Buddies at lunch today in Rm. 211 for a chance to make new friends and see what we are all about. Be there! (E. Longerbone)

     

    Seniors! It’s that time of year again-Pie Time! We have two fundraisers involving pie this week. Today, bring a flyer to our fundraiser at Pieology from 1:00 to closing. Friday, bring money to bid on a pie to throw at your favorite teacher in the grassy area at lunch. (M. Fournier)

     

     

     

    Sports Schedule Week of November 17, 2014

     

    November 22nd          San Diego Cross Country CIF Championships, Morley Field, 8:30 AM

     

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  • Monday, November 17, 2014

    Posted by Diane Brengle at 11/17/2014

    Monday, November 17, 2014

     

     

     

    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

     

     

    Girls! If you’re interested in Water Polo, there will be try-outs today, Nov. 17th, 3:30 @ UCSD Canyon View pool. (D. Fallon)

     

    Students: There are a limited number of lockers available to underclassmen and we will be issuing them today during lunch. Pick up a locker form at lunch in front of the Attendance Office. You need a partner to share your locker with and both of you must sign the form and show ID to be issued a locker. We will provide you with the lock, so sign up today! (M. Byrd)

     

    Wrestlers!  Wrestling training will be Monday through Friday at 2:30 in the Wrestling Room. (E. Hernandez)

     

    Seniors! On Tuesday, November 18th, there will be Senior Standout nominations for seniors only in front of the student store. Come nominate seniors to be in the Yearbook! (D. Fallon)

     

    Reserve your tickets for “John Lennon & Me”. The play takes place Nov. 18th through the 21st. Reserve your tickets online at: http://ow.ly/Dj6SL.  Tickets will be sold at the door on the evening of each performance. See you there! (M. Moody)

     

    There is Boys Basketball open gym every Monday and Wednesday night, 6-8 PM. (Coach Stonebraker)

     

    Remember to stop by Spreckels Elementary on Wednesday night to enjoy the various foods offered by the food trucks parked there, sponsored by EduCate. They are there from 5-7PM, and 10% of the proceeds go to support UC area schools. (A. St.Louis)

     

     

     

     

    Sports Schedule Week of November 17, 2014

     

    November 22nd          San Diego Cross Country CIF Championships, Morley Field, 8:30 AM

     

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  • Friday, November 14, 2014

    Posted by Diane Brengle at 11/14/2014

    Friday, November 14, 2014

     

    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

     

    Girls! If you’re interested in Water Polo, there will be try-outs on Nov. 17th, 3:30 @ UCSD Canyon View pool. (D. Fallon)

     

    Students: There are a limited number of lockers available to underclassmen and we will be issuing them today during lunch. Pick up a locker form at lunch in front of the Attendance Office. You need a partner to share your locker with and both of you must sign the form and show ID to be issued a locker. We will provide you with the lock, so sign up today! (M. Byrd)

     

    You are in luck! It is not too late to host an Australian student as UC has added some more Aussies to their group. Today is the deadline to have paperwork in to Ms. Hall in Room 427. Please see her for more information! (G. Hall)

     

    Wrestlers!  Tomorrow, November 15th at 9 a.m., wrestling training will begin. Training then continues Monday through Friday at 2:30 in the Wrestling Room. (E. Hernandez)

     

    Reserve your tickets now for “John Lennon & Me.” The play takes place Nov. 18th through the 21st. Reserve your tickets online at: http://ow.ly/Dj6SL.  Seat reservations will be sold at our Box Office in the Quad Nov. 10th through the 14th. Tickets will also be sold at the door on the evening of each performance.  See you there!

    (M. Moody)

     

    There is a Fall/Winter Baseball Meeting for ALL Returning Players and Interested new student/athletes today, November 14th, 2014 @ 11:45pm, during lunch in Coach Frink’s Room, Rm.436.  Meet your new coach and get information about off-season workouts and winter ball!  (R. Frink)

     

    Boys’ Basketball try-outs will be held tomorrow,Saturday, November 15th in the Gym.  Freshmen @ 8:00am, JV @ 9:30am, Varsity @ 11:00am.  Make sure to turn in your Athletic Packets to the A.D., Coach McLaughlin, before the November 12 deadline. (Coach Stonebraker)

     

     

    Sports Schedule Week of November 10, 2014

     

    November 12th            Field Hockey @ La Jolla (Var- 3, JV- 4:15)  

     

    November 14th                        Cross Country Western League Finals (Morley Field, 2:00)

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  • Monday, November 10, 2014

    Posted by Marie Byrd at 11/10/2014

    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

     

    Students - You are in luck, it’s not too late to host an Australian student!  UC has added some more Aussies to their group!  Deadline to have paperwork in is November 11th.  See Ms. Hall in Room 427 for more information.  Don’t miss out!  (G. Hall)

     

    Faith Club will be meeting in room 210 @ lunch on Tuesday.  (M. Brown)

     

    Girls! If you’re interested in Water Polo, there will be try-outs on Nov. 17th, 3:30 @ UCSD Canyon View pool. (D. Fallon)

     

    Wrestlers!  Try-outs for the Wrestling team will be on Monday, Nov. 17th. (E. Hernandez)

     

    Reserve your tickets now for “John Lennon & Me.” The play takes place Nov. 18th through the 21st. Reserve your tickets online at: http://ow.ly/Dj6SL.  Seat reservations will be sold at our Box Office in the Quad Nov. 10th through the 14th. Tickets will also be sold at the door on the evening of each performance. The “John Lennon & Me” cast looks forward to seeing you there! (M. Moody)

     

    WINTER SPORT ATHLETES:  Anyone interested in playing Soccer, Basketball, Wrestling, and Water Polo -  The last day to turn in an Athletic Packet is Wednesday, Nov. 12th.  Turn in completed packets to Coach McLaughlin in the PE conference room on the back side of the gym before school at lunch and after school in person. You will not be able to try-out if you have not turned in a packet.  No Packet = No Play!  (Coach McLaughlin)

     

    Boys’ Basketball try-outs will be held Saturday, November 15th in the Gym.  Freshmen @ 8:00am, JV @ 9:30am , Varsity @ 11:00am.  Make sure to turn in your Athletic Packets to the A.D., Coach McLaughlin, before the November 12 deadline. (Coach Stonebraker)

     

    CSF Members, don't forget our lunch meeting today in Room 213.  Bring your application and dues to the meeting.  We will have info on volunteering and fundraising as well. (M. Fournier)

    Mock Trial members:  Today after school in Room 213 we will have attorney tryouts.  P]lease be prepared with your arguments, and be ready to ask and answer questions on the spot.  The attorney coaches will be at the meeting, and ALL club members must be present.  Also, please don't forget to bring your donation towards our competition entry fees. (M. Fournier)

     

    The Centurion Field Hockey Team defeated Patrick Henry Thursday night to go 4-1 in conference play.  The team’s gutty performance was tempered with a last second injury to senior team captain, Danielle Bello.  Please wish the girls well as they move forward, hoping to make it to the CIF playoffs.

     

    There is a Fall/Winter Baseball Meeting for ALL Returning Players and Interested new student/athletes on Friday, November 14th, 2014 @ 11:45pm, during lunch.  In Coach Frink’s Room, 436.  Meet your new coach and get information about off-season workouts and winter ball!  (R. Frink)

     

     

    Sports Schedule Week of November 10, 2014

     

    November 12th             Field Hockey @ La Jolla (Var- 3, JV- 4:15)           

     

    November 14th            Cross Country Western League Finals (Morley Field, 2:00)

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  • Friday, November 7, 2014

    Posted by Marie Byrd at 11/7/2014
    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

    Cool down this hot day with Jamba Juice at lunch!  Buy a smoothie and support the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) Club.  Bring $4 to the Quad! (D. Fallon)
     
    Students - You are in luck, it’s not too late to host an Australian student!  UC has added some more Aussies to their group!  Deadline to have paperwork in is November 11th.  See Ms. Hall in Room 427 for more information.  Don’t miss out!  (G. Hall)
     
    Girls! Are you interested in Water Polo? If so, there will be try-outs on Nov. 17th, 3:30 @ UCSD Canyon View pool. (D. Fallon)
     
    What do 1998 Heisman trophy winner Ricky Williams & 3-time Super Bowl Champion Stephen Neal have in common? They both wrestled for Coach Eddie Hernandez! Both athletes improved their athletic prowess by wrestling, and even wrestled against each other. Try-outs for the Wrestling team will be on Monday, Nov. 17th. (E. Hernandez)
     
    Reserve your tickets now for “John Lennon & Me”, an uproariously funny, yet soul-searching dramedy about a teenager who lives life to the fullest while negotiating cystic fibrosis. The play takes place Nov. 18th through the 21st. Reserve your tickets online at: http://ow.ly/Dj6SL.  Seat reservations will be sold at our Box Office in the Quad Nov. 10th through the 14th. Tickets will also be sold at the door on the evening of each performance. The “John Lennon & Me” cast looks forward to seeing you there! (M. Moody)

    Sports Schedule Week of November 3, 2014:
     
    Nov. 3          Field Hockey vs Morse, 3:15

    Nov. 4          Cross Country vs. Cathedral, Morley Field

    Nov. 5           Field Hockey @ PHHS (JV-5; Var-6:15)
                          Volleyball vs PHHS (JV-3:30; Var-4:45)
                          Water Polo vs. Scripps Ranch (Var-4:15; JV-5)

    Nov. 7            Football vs. El Cajon Valley, 6:30
                           Water Polo @ PHHS (JV-3; Var-4)
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  • Wednesday, November 5, 2014

    Posted by Diane Brengle at 11/5/2014

    Wednesday, November 5,  2014

     

    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

    Students who will be trying out for the 3-Time Western League Champion wrestling team MUST certify their weight with CIF. Certification will occur today after school in the Wrestling room next to the gym. (E. Hernandez)

    The Health office will be closed at 12:30 on Wednesday, Nov. 5. All students needing assistance please check in at Attendance. (M. Mandock)

    Staff & Students: All Blood Drive appointments are officially filled! A big Thank You to all the donors who are helping us meet our schools blood drive collection goal. Today all donors will receive appointment reminders during Per. 4. Please report to the Activity Room ON TIME for your appointment and be sure to eat a full meal before donating! See you all tomorrow! (D. Fallon)

    Girls! Are you interested in Water Polo? If so, there will be try-outs on Nov. 17th, 3:30 @ UCSD Canyon View pool. (D. Fallon)

    The Chess Club meets in Room B-14 on Thursday. Compete with other classmates to show dominance in the thought-provoking, tactical game of chess. All are welcome! (D. Millard)

    What do 1998 Heisman trophy winner Ricky Williams & 3-time Super Bowl Champion Stephen Neal have in common? They both wrestled for Coach Eddie Hernandez! Both athletes improved their athletic prowess by wrestling, and even wrestled against each other. Try-outs for the Wrestling team will be on Monday, Nov. 17th. (E. Hernandez)

    Reserve your tickets now for “John Lennon & Me”, an uproariously funny, yet soul-searching dramedy about a teenager who lives life to the fullest while negotiating cystic fibrosis. The play takes place Nov. 18th through the 21st. You can reserve your tickets online right now at: http://ow.ly/Dj6SL.  We will be offering cash and credit reservations for seats at our Box Office in the Quad Nov. 10th through the 14th. We will also sell tickets at the door on the evening of each performance. The “John Lennon & Me” cast looks forward to seeing you there! (M. Moody)

    There is Boys Basketball Open Gym every Monday and Wednesday, 6-8 pm (T. Stonebraker)

    Tonight is Senior Night for Men’s Water Polo! Come support the team as they take on Scripps Ranch HS. (K.Goldenstein)

    Girls Volleyball plays Patrick Henry at 4:45 today, Nov. 5. Come cheer the girls on, as it is Senior Night for them! (K.Goldenstein)

     

    Sports Schedule Week of November 3, 2014

    Nov. 3          Field Hockey vs Morse, 3:15

    Nov. 4          Cross Country vs. Cathedral, Morley Field

    Nov. 5           Field Hockey @ PHHS (JV-5; Var-6:15)

                           Volleyball vs PHHS (JV-3:30; Var-4:45)

                           Water Polo vs. Scripps Ranch (Var-4:15; JV-5)

    Nov.6

    Nov. 7           Football vs. El Cajon Valley, 6:30

                           Water Polo @ PHHS (JV-3; Var-4)

    Nov. 8          

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  • Monday, November 3, 2014

    Posted by Diane Brengle at 11/3/2014

    Monday, November 3,  2014

     

    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

    Try-outs for Powder Puff will be today, November 3rd , 3:00, at Standley Park. Permission slips will be due at that time. If you did not receive one, they are available online at www.UCHSASB.com (D. Fallon)

    Girls! Are you interested in Water Polo? If so, there will be try-outs on Nov. 17th, 3:30 @ UCSD Canyon View pool. (D. Fallon)

    Reserve your tickets now for “John Lennon & Me”, an uproariously funny, yet soul-searching dramedy about a teenager who lives life to the fullest while negotiating cystic fibrosis. The production features Casey Johnson, as well as an amazing cast and technical crew.  The play will be on Nov. 19th at 7pm, Nov. 20th at 2:30, and Nov. 21st at 7 pm. You can reserve your tickets online right now at http://ow.ly/Dj6SL.. You can now reserve seating for the show. Get a group of friends together and make it a fun night out. We will be offering cash and credit reservations for seats at our Box Office at the UC Auditorium on Mon, Nov 10th, and Nov 12-14. We will also sell tickets at the door on the evening of each performance. The whole cast looks forward to seeing you there! (M.Moody)

    There is Boys Basketball Open Gym every Monday and Wednesday, 6-8 pm (T. Stonebraker)

    Be sure to stop by Spreckels Elementary School on Wednesday nights, 5-7pm, and enjoy the offerings of the various food trucks there. 10% of all proceeds go to support UC area schools! (A. St.Louis)

    Wednesday night is Senior Night for Men’s Water Polo! Come support the team as they take on Scripps Ranch HS. (K.Goldenstein)

    Girls Volleyball will play Patrick Henry at 4:45 on Wednesday, Nov. 5. Come cheer the girls on, as it is Senior Night for them! (K.Goldenstein)

     

    Sports Schedule Week of November 3, 2014

    Nov. 3          Field Hockey vs Morse, 3:15

    Nov. 4          Cross Country vs. Cathedral, Morley Field

    Nov. 5           Field Hockey @ PHHS (JV-5; Var-6:15)

                           Volleyball vs PHHS (JV-3:30; Var-4:45)

                           Water Polo vs. Scripps Ranch (Var-4:15; JV-5)

    Nov.6

    Nov. 7           Football vs. El Cajon Valley, 6:30

                           Water Polo @ PHHS (JV-3; Var-4)

    Nov. 8          

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  • Friday, October 31, 2014

    Posted by Diane Brengle at 10/31/2014

    Friday, October 31,  2014

     

    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

    Try-outs for Powder Puff will be Monday, November 3rd at 3:00, Standley Park. Permission slips will be due at that time. If you did not receive one, they are available online at www.UCHSASB.com (D. Fallon)

    Girls! Are you interested in Water Polo? If so, there will be try-outs on Nov. 17th, 3:30 @ UCSD Canyon View pool. (D. Fallon)

    UC Santa Barbara will be here at lunch today in front of the Media Center. Stop by to get information! (N. Paige)

    The UCHS Field Hockey team defeated Clairemont High School on Wednesday, 4-0. The Centurions are now 2-1 in conference play and will take on Morse HS on Monday the 3rd, 3:00 home game. Come out and support the girls for the last home game of the season! There will be a special presentation for the Senior girls after the game. Hope to see you there! (B.Josten)

     

     

    Sports Schedule Week of October 27, 2014

    Oct. 27

    Oct 28           Cross Country vs Saints/OLP (Morley Field)

    Oct 29           3:30-Var. Field Hockey @ Clairemont

                            3:30/4:45 JV/Var Volleyball vs La Jolla

                           4:30 Var. Water Polo vs Serra

    Oct. 30         

    Oct. 31          Football vs Christian

                           3:30/4:45  JV/Var Volleyball @ Pt. Loma

                           4:30/5:30 Var/JV Water Polo vs Torrey Pines

    Nov. 1            JV Fall Classic Volleyball Tournament

                            Water Polo vs. Grossmont (V-1:00; JV-2:00)

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  • Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    Posted by Diane Brengle at 10/29/2014

    Wednesday, October 29,  2014

     

    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

     

    With Halloween just around the corner, send a spooky “Boo-Gram” to your friends for just $1! Support UC Cheer by buying one of these in front of the Media Center at lunch today and Thursday. They will be delivered to Per. 4 classes on Halloween. (M. Keller)

    Students: The Nov. 6 Blood Drive is coming up quick! There will be a table today at lunch outside of Attendance for you to submit your permission slip-which you can get from your English teacher, front office or Rm. 202- and set up your appointment. 16-year olds must have the yellow permission slip filled out in order to donate. The first 15 students to sign up will receive a prize! Please help us reach our collection goal! (D.Fallon)

    Try-outs for Powder Puff will be Monday, November 3 at 3:00, Standley Park. Permission slips will be due at that time. If you did not receive one, they are available online at www.UCHSASB.com (D. Fallon)

     

    The Varsity Field Hockey team defeated Mira Mesa on Friday, Oct. 24, 2-0. The victory helped the Centurions keep pace with the field of teams competing to make the CIF tournament. (B. Josten)

    Girls! Are you interested in Water Polo? If so, there will be try-outs on Nov. 17th, 3:30 @ UCSD Canyon View pool. (D. Fallon)

    The following colleges will be here at lunch this week in front of the Media Center: Thurs.-Univ. of Northern Colorado; and Fri.-UC Santa Barbara. (N. Paige)

    If you have exotic pets and want to be in the Yearbook, send pictures of you and your pet to Kelleyedunn@gmail.com by tomorrow, October 30th. (A. Martin)

    Boys Basketball Open Gym is every Monday and Wednesday, 6-8 pm. (T. Stonebraker)

    EduCate has food trucks every Wednesday evening, 5-7pm, in front of Spreckels Elementary School. Please come support UC as the area schools receive 10% of the proceeds. (A.St.Louis)

     

     

     

    Sports Schedule Week of October 27, 2014

    Oct. 27

    Oct 28           Cross Country vs Saints/OLP (Morley Field)

    Oct 29           3:30-Var. Field Hockey @ Clairemont

                            3:30/4:45 JV/Var Volleyball vs La Jolla

                           4:30 Var. Water Polo vs Serra

    Oct. 30         

    Oct. 31          Football vs Christian

                           3:30/4:45  JV/Var Volleyball @ Pt. Loma

                           4:30/5:30 Var/JV Water Polo vs Torrey Pines

    Nov. 1            JV Fall Classic Volleyball Tournament

                            Water Polo vs. Grossmont (V-1:00; JV-2:00)

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