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I Left My Heart in Nicaragua

I Left My Heart in Nicaragua

Lily Lucero ‘18, Section Editor

In our social media centered, future driven, busy world, it is far too easy to lose sight of simplicity and pure happiness. In Nicaragua, this is not an issue. On the recent service...

A Glance At a Pilot Journalist: An Interview with Katie Anastas ‘14

A Glance At a Pilot Journalist: An Interview with Katie Anastas ‘14

Makena Huey ‘17, Lorena Ramirez ‘18, and Anitza Velazquez-Marquez ‘18

At the heart of OLP is a spirit of sisterhood, and one of the most important ways to be a part that sisterhood is by honoring and learning from former Pilots. Katie Anastas, who graduated...

Spring Sing: A Look Behind the Scenes

Spring Sing: A Look Behind the Scenes

Mariela Lopez-Oviedo ‘19, Staff Writer

  Spring Sing has always been valued greatly by not only the OLP community, but also the local community. The annual performances first started in 1970 when Sister Mary Sheila...

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Diving Into Water Polo

Diving Into Water Polo

Bridget Barclay ‘19, Staff Writer

The Academy officially dove in!  2017 marks the first season of OLP’s water polo team. This team, run by Coach Chuy (who played water polo in high school and for Mesa College), is made up of 17 dedicated players. The idea of an OLP water polo team was sparked when a new student, Samantha Tyssee ‘19, became a Pilot. Samantha played water polo at Grossmont High School and was disappointed when she heard OLP ...

Our Lady of Peace Varsity Soccer

Our Lady of Peace Varsity Soccer

Celia Martinez ‘17, Section Editor

Despite the rain and field closures, the 2016 - 2017 Our Lady of Peace Varsity Soccer Team is redefining what it means to be a soccer player at OLP. This year the girls Varsity soccer team won the Lady Vaqueros Tournament for the first time in OLP history, scored over 100 goals, finished 1st in League for the first time since 1993, won the Division III CIF Championship, and they are currently placed 5th in the c...

Recent Physical Life Stories

San Diego Classic Triathlon

San Diego Classic Triathlon

Athlete Spotlight: Olivia Dinapoli ‘19

Athlete Spotlight: Olivia Dinapoli ‘19

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