Category Archives: Athletics

ASB’s Late Night Hoops fund-raiser to return in Mid-March

By Benjamin Rivera, Staff Writer In the spirit of March Madness, Verbum Dei High School’s Associated Student Body will be hosting its annual Late Night Hoops basketball event in the gymnasium during undetermined dates in the latter weeks of March. … Continue reading

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Eagles varsity basketball dunks Bosco Tech 74-37 with injury

By Massai Walker, Staff Writer The Verbum Dei High School varsity Eagles basketball team had a dominating 74-37 win in league play against Bosco Tech High School on January 15.  With the win on Wednesday night, the Eagles improved their … Continue reading

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Eagles varsity soccer match-up v. Providence H.S. nets 3-3 tie

By Andrew Rodriguez, Staff Writer   On January 10, the Verbum Dei varsity soccer team took on Providence High School at-home, non-conference game on the VDHS athletic field. The game was packed with thrilling moments, as Verb scored in the final three minutes … Continue reading

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Eagles soccer triumphs over PMA, 1/8, to sustain winning record

By Kevin Parada, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School’s varsity soccer emerged victorious against rival St. Pius X-St. Matthias Academy in a late afternoon match-up on January 8 at the PMA home field, 7851 Gardendale Street, Downey.  Verb triumphed over … Continue reading

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Verbum Dei Eagles soccer continues PMA rivalry, January 8

By Kevin Parada, Staff Writer Verbum Dei will play St. Pius X – St. Matthias Academy on January 8, at their rival’s home field, 7851 Gardendale Street, Downey, CA. The times are yet to be determined with both junior varsity and … Continue reading

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JV Eagles soccer to scrimmage with USC Brio , 12/2

By Eric Ramirez, Staff Writer On December 2, from 3:35 to 5:00 P.M., the JV Verbum Dei High School soccer team will host a scrimmage versus USC Brio College Prep High School at the Watts campus, 11100 South Central Avenue, Los … Continue reading

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VDHS soccer play and befriend “Nick’s Kids” in preseason

By Robert Turner, Staff Writer “Can we play here so the kids can have a safe place to play?” asked Officer Salgado of the Los Angeles Police Department’s 108th  Street station.  Salgado was addressing Verbum Dei High School Head Soccer Coach … Continue reading

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JV soccer to face AGBU Vatch in preseason make-up game

By Kevin Parada, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School’s junior varsity soccer will be facing AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian High School on November 22, at 2495 East Mountain Street, Pasadena, CA, at 3:30 P.M. “Both teams needed preseason games, and … Continue reading

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Soccer technology to assist players and coaches this season

By Alessandro Leon, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School soccer team is underway in its 2019-2020 season, and with along with this new season comes new technologies for the soccer team including the “Titan trackers” and a “smart ball.” “Whenever you … Continue reading

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Eagles soccer to vie against Maya Angelou for first time 11/20

By Eric Ramirez, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School soccer will play its second season game versus Dr. Maya Angelou Community High School on Wednesday, November 20, at 300 East 53rd Street, Los Angeles, CA.  Both varsity and JV will … Continue reading

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