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The Student News Site of Brea Olinda High School

The Wildcat

The Student News Site of Brea Olinda High School

The Wildcat

ASBs Kelly Kim and Katie Kim, seniors, make Homecoming posters to promote Fridays Hollywood-themed dance at the Yost Theatre in Santa Ana.
Walk the Red Carpet at Friday's HoCo Dance
Lana Tran, Staff Writer • September 22, 2021

The red carpet awaits BOHS students at the Yost Theater for “a night in the spotlight” at this year’s Hollywood-themed Homecoming...

Irene Kim, junior, and her varsity golf teammates, burst through a banner at the Aug. 27 Olympics-themed rally. The rally marked the first time in two years that BOHS held an in-person, full student body event.
Rally 'Rings' in New School Year
Lana Tran and Faith Jimenez August 31, 2021

Ever since COVID-19 hit, the high school experience has been anything but normal for Brea Olinda High School faculty and staff....

Jeffrey Jolliff, broadcasting teacher, instructs Broadcasting 1 students William Stelmar, freshman, Faith Marquez, freshman, Joshua Cho, senior, about video camera operations. Broadcasting is a new course that serves to inform and entertain the student body via Wildcat TV (WCTV) video productions.
New Class 'Reels' in BOHS Students
Noelle Dominado, Staff Writer • August 31, 2021

It's "Lights, Camera, Action!" for students in Jeff Jolliff's Broadcasting classes, a new course that introduces students to the...

The Final Countdown
The Final Countdown
Makayla Huerta, Illustrator • August 27, 2021
Back-to-School Shopping in 2021
Back-to-School Shopping in 2021
Charlize Chiang, Photo Editor • August 20, 2021
BOHS seniors enjoy their last first day of school and make memories by taking pictures with a backdrop made by ASB. BOHS students returned to full in-person instruction on Aug. 16.
The Last First Day
Natalie DiCesaris, Opinion Co-Editor • August 19, 2021
Tyler Peterson, junior, rises out of the water to take a shot on goal against Fullerton High School on Sept. 14. The Wildcats escaped with a 13-12 win.
Water Polo's 10-Game Win Streak Ends in Loss to Mustangs
Lana Tran, Staff Writer • September 20, 2021

After opening the season with 10 straight wins, boys' varsity water polo experienced its first loss of the season, a 18-10 setback...

Varsity football takes the field before the game against Sunny Hills High School. The Wildcats won the back-and-forth game against the Lancers, 40-37, on senior Andrew Rubios go-ahead touchdown run in the final 25 seconds of the game.
Rubio's Run Lifts Wildcats Over Lancers
Noelle Dominado and Faith Jimenez September 16, 2021

Down 28-18 at halftime against the Sunny Hills Lancers, then ranked number 21 in Orange County, and their relentless running game...

Axl Rodriguez, junior, holds the ball as Isaiah Garcia, senior, prepares to kick at practice on Sept. 8. The Wildcats are preparing for their Friday evening showdown against Sunny Hills High School at Wildcat Stadium.
Wildcats Trounce Tigers 40-14; Host 2-1 Sunny Hills Friday
Noelle Dominado, Staff Writer • September 9, 2021

With a 40-14 dismantling of Valencia High School in the varsity season opener on Sept. 3, Wildcats football picked up right where...

Molly Gooch, choir teacher, instructs her fourth period Masquerade students on Sept. 2. Currently, the first year choir teacher is preparing her students for the Fall Magic choir Shows on Sept. 30 and Oct. 2.
UCB Sings a New Song With New Choir Teacher
Gaby Smith and Jasmine Youn September 21, 2021

From memorizing all of the songs and lines of dialogue from her favorite movie musical, Hercules, to singing '80s hits with her...

Keep Summer Alive with These Four Beach Reads
Keep Summer Alive with These Four Beach Reads
Amber Kim, A&E and Foods Editor • August 27, 2021

With free time in abundance, a majority of Wildcat editor Amber Kim’s summer vacation consisted of binge-reading books at the...

The world of Shadow and Bone. The series is a book-to-show adaptation that combines events and characters from two different book series into one eight-episode Netflix series.
The Wildcat Reviews: Netflix's Shadow and Bone
Amber Kim and Vanessa Jo June 8, 2021

When Netflix announced the adaptation of both the Six of Crows duology and the Shadow and Bone trilogy, finishing the series became...

Featuring Starbucks, Corner Bakery Cafe, and more, the Brea Gateway Center is a convenient local spot to study and to work on group projects.
Top Five Study Spots in Brea
Katie Kudron, Lifestyles and A&E Editor • September 14, 2021

A return to full in-person learning also means a return to students trying to find the perfect study spot. Fortunately for the...

Megan Swenson, senior, sports a versatile black messenger bag adorned with a Hello Kitty key chain and a black claw clip. BOHSs return to campus has given students like Swenson an opportunity to once again indulge in favorite fashions and accessories.
10 Fall Trends on Wildcat Way
Melea Altermatt, Lifestyles and A&E Editor • September 2, 2021

Among the many downsides of distance learning was not being able to enjoy fashion trends as most of us were confined to our homes,...

The Jumping Juniper Shampoo Bar displayed in a local location of LUSH. As a part of the Wildcats eco-friendly products collection, ......
Going Green
Katie Kudron and Melea Altermatt May 25, 2021

As we pass Earth Day, we want to make sure that we are still taking care of our planet and making the most environmentally conscious...

Upcoming Varsity Games
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Valencia
Sep 23 /3:00 p.m. / Boys Water Polo
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El Dorado
Sep 23 /6:00 p.m. / Girls Volleyball
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El Dorado
Sep 28 /4:15 p.m. / Boys Water Polo
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Foothill
Sep 28 /6:00 p.m. / Girls Volleyball
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Esperanza
Sep 30 /6:00 p.m. / Girls Volleyball
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Villa Park
Oct 1 /7:00 p.m. / Football
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Brea Invitational
Oct 2 /8:00 a.m. / Cross Country
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Villa Park
Oct 5 /6:00 p.m. / Girls Volleyball
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California
Oct 7 /3:15 p.m. / Boys Water Polo
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Canyon
Oct 7 /6:00 p.m. / Girls Volleyball
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El Modena
Oct 8 /7:00 p.m. / Football
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Clovis Invitational
Oct 9 /7:30 a.m. / Cross Country