Hunter Pence uses social media to find stolen scooter

Lily Friebel, Staff reporter
June 29, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Text

To see the full story, visit: https://storify.com/sentinelnbtb14/hunter-pence-uses-social-media-to-find-stolen-scoo

Ball hard or bully hard

Lily Friebel, Staff reporter
June 29, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Text

Chris Bene had no expectation about the hazing he was going to receive when he was a freshman joining a varsity level basketball team. Bene, now a senior at Sequoia High School in Redwood City, CA was hazed and embarrassed along with other teammates during the basketball season. “I would have to...

La Copa: Colombia, Brazil, Netherlands, and Costa Rica advance; Chile, Uruguay, Mexico, and Greece eliminated

La Copa: Colombia, Brazil, Netherlands, and Costa Rica advance; Chile, Uruguay, Mexico, and Greece eliminated

June 29, 2014
Filed under Beats, La Copa, Text

Saturday, June 28th, was the first day of World Cup knockouts. Brazil tied Chile 1-1 but won in the penalty shootouts (3-2). Colombia beat Uruguay with a score of 2-0. Brazil and Colombia will play each other on Friday, July 4th. Colombia has never before participated in the Quarter Final, making...

Daily recap – wiffle ball

Daily recap – wiffle ball

Justin Kasser, Writer
June 29, 2014
Filed under Beats, Daily Recap, Text

A heated rivalry took place on Wilber Field Saturday afternoon, as the Sentinel reporters took a break from the final drafts of their individual stories to play the Post reporters in a game of wiffleball. Prior to the unplanned game, players discussed the importance of this game. "[The game] really me...

The E-sports conundrum

The E-sports conundrum

Rory Plewman, Staff Reporter and Webmaster
June 29, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Text

League of Legends – E-Sports Rory Plewman What is a sport? Is it defined as physical exertion, mental fortitude, team work, or a glorious mashup of all of the above? Dating back ancient times sports have always played a central role in our society, from the original runner at the battle of Marathon...

Women reporting in sports; evening the playing field

Women reporting in sports; evening the playing field

Jasper Goodman, Staff Writer
June 29, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Text

With the United States professional sports world primarily dominated by males, women aren’t given much of an opportunity to step up. Women’s sports have low TV ratings if they are even on TV, are paid next to nothing, and don’t have much of a following. However, one place where they can be hear...

The ‘F’ Word

The ‘F’ Word

Mahima Dutt
June 29, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Text

They are the ones that write long winded blog posts about going against society’s beliefs. They are the ones that will immediately comment on any Facebook status that directly conflicts with their own opinion or sounds misogynistic. They are the ones everyone is afraid of being or even mentioning....

A’s swipe a roller-coaster game from the Marlins in 14

A’s swipe a roller-coaster game from the Marlins in 14

Jasper Goodman, Staff Writer
June 29, 2014
Filed under A's, Beats, Text

The Oakland A’s outlasted the Marlins in a marathon game today, winning 7-6 in 14 innings. The five hour plus game gave A’s righty Jim Johnson the win, as he threw 3 innings, allowing no runs on three hits. The A’s used eight pitchers in the game to seal the extra-inning victory. Miami tacked on...

Giants continue on a losing streak

Giants continue on a losing streak

Lily Friebel, Staff reporter
June 28, 2014
Filed under Beats, Giants Report, Showcase, Text

After Tim Lincecum’s no-hitter on Wednesday, the Giants are back on a two game losing streak. Before the no-no, the Giants had a two game losing streak agaisnt the Padres. Giants right-handed pitcher Madison Bumgarner had his worst outing of the season. The Cincinnati Reds did the most damage in the fifth inning, having three hits and four run...

Friday daily recap

Friday daily recap

Justin Kasser, Writer
June 28, 2014
Filed under Beats, Daily Recap, Text

Friday was a work day for the Sentinel reporters. With the array of information the journalists collected from all over San Francisco, Friday was filled with transcribing, discussing, analyzing, outlining, and putting together a complete draft of a story. Reporters sat on the lawn outside of Okada Dormitory,...

A’s take a thriller from Miami in the 9th

A’s take a thriller from Miami in the 9th

Jasper Goodman, Staff Writer
June 28, 2014
Filed under A's, Beats, Text

The Oakland A’s were able to pick up another win today, topping the Miami Marlins 9-5 in one of the most thrilling victories of the 2014 season. Oakland blew a four-run lead in the sixth inning, when the Marlins knocked in five runs on six hits to give themselves a one run lead. The A’s struck again...

Lee Tinsley, Red’s assistant hitting coach

Lee Tinsley, Red’s assistant hitting coach

Justin Kasser, Writer
June 27, 2014
Filed under AT&T Park, Beats, Text

The grass, the dirt, and the soft green empty seats surrounded all of us standing on the field. For the other six members, this was cool, but didn’t have any sentimental value. For me, it was a truly beautiful sight, because the stadium has been a second home for me since 3 months old. Standing on...

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