The Cougar Press

Will the shoe fit?

(Left to right) Junior Jay Reynolds, sophomores Joseph Lombardo, Alina Reitz, senior Daniel Metten and freshman Mya Sherman read through the script for the very first time. Photo by: Miles Bennett

Shannon David and Alina Calamia

March 10, 2020

VHS’s Drama department prepares for the spring musical, Cinderella. [dropcap size=small]I[/dropcap]n April, the Ventura High School Drama Department will be performing “Cinderella” as the 2020 spring musical.  This 1997 edition has the same classic Rogers and Hamerisetin music and charm with a hint of sa...

Ventura sends bulldogs back to the dog house

Ventura sends bulldogs back to the dog house

Caroline Marsden and Alina Calamia

February 19, 2020

The Cougars defeat Buena for the tenth year in a row On Feb. 5, 2020, the Tuttle gym was filled with eager fans and competitive players, ready for the boys varsity basketball to play their annual game against Ventura High School’s rival, Buena High School. This game would determine if VHS varsity boys bask...

The cat’s out of the bag

Junior Makayla Good shared the story on her bag,

Malia Gutierrez and Alina Calamia

December 11, 2019

VHS students ditch their backpacks and trade them for bags and purses [dropcap size=small]O[/dropcap]n the VHS campus, people are choosing to carry a purse and hold their school supplies, rather than carrying a backpack. Junior Madeline Ramirez said, “I think backpacks are going out of style. They’r...

Photo Story: Ventura cheerleaders fly out of the football season

Photo Story: Ventura cheerleaders fly out of the football season

Alina Calamia and Emily Looney

November 26, 2019

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Varsity boys water polo defeats San Marcos

  Senior Evan Moore preparing to take a shot on San Marcos, turning out to be another goal for Ventura. Photo by Jocelyn Lee

Jocelyn Lee and Alina Calamia

November 14, 2019

 Ventura water polo makes a splash winning first round of CIF On a chilly November evening at Ventura High School, varsity boys water polo played against San Marcos High School at 3:15pm in the VHS pool, winning their first round of CIF. Right before the game began, each senior boy had their name annou...

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