The Gusher

JV Wildcats win a close one against Tehachapi

Murphy Maino, Reporter

September 27, 2019

Coming into the game, intentions were high for the JV Wildcats. One of the freshmen, George Burney was asked about how he felt about the game. His response was, "They looked like a good team and I know that we were gonna compete.” T...

Sophomore Running back Bryce Veach (#24) scores the touchdown for TUHS.

Wildcats off to a hot start

September 27, 2019

Wildcats defeated in Delano

Emily LeDuc, News Editor & Reporter

September 25, 2019

Delano wins the coin toss and came out with a reverse that turned into a 60-yard run. The Wildcats were able to put up a fight in the red zone and almost stopped the Thunderbirds on the 4th down. Strategic field position ...

JV tennis swept their way to a win

Jessica De La Cruz, Reporter

September 23, 2019

This season's Wildcat tennis is on track! On September 19, 2019, with their game against Wasco, the varsity and JV teams continued their winning streaks. Singles:  #1 Cristal Martinez-Munoz defeated Emma Litchfield 6-3, 6-0. #2 Callie Pittman l...

The winning streak continues

Conner Harris, Reporter

September 22, 2019

  On September 19, the Taft High varsity girls tennis team remains undefeated in SSL play with a score of 9-0 win over Wasco at home. Taft moved forward in SSL, 5-0 alone in the first place.  Singles:  #1 Arelie Paz defeated Penelope 6...

JV tennis destroys Chavez

Jessica De La Cruz, Reporter

September 21, 2019

On September 18, 2019, despite missing 3 of their top players, the Taft JV tennis team took a close win over Chavez. Singles: #1 Cristal Martinez-Munoz lost against Mailee 1-6.  #2 Callie White Pittman lost against Nayeli 2-6...

Taft aces against McFarland

Jessica De La Cruz, Reporter

September 20, 2019

The varsity girls' tennis team played McFarland on Thursday, September 12. They won by a score of 9-0. This makes Taft 3-0 in SSL play. McFarland Falls to 0-7. McFarland didn’t have a JV team.  The varsity girls have a busy schedule this ...

Briley Wheeler putting the ball into the hole. Wheeler is a senior this year.

Strong start for girls golf

September 20, 2019

Spring Sports Banquet showcases our final season of the school year

Sofia Zendejas, Ramiro Gonzalez, McKenlee Wescott, Jaye Sparks, Makenzie Miller, Mariah Nevarez, and Brett Walls

June 5, 2019

The Spring Sports Banquet started off with hors d'oeuvres served by the TUHS Culinary Arts students and teacher, Carlos Chavira. Parents and athletes took the time to enjoy this meal before the awards in Mullen Gym. They star...

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