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Volleyball Game: DHS v Foothill

Kiana Meagher, Social Media Manager
October 6, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

For the Lady Gaels Varsity volleyball team, Thursday, October 6’s upcoming match against Foothill is the most important league game of the season.   Earlier this season, Dublin beat first-ranked Foothill in during their fifth match at home. Falcons’ volleyball won an NCS last  fall, ma...

Devastating Loss Ends DHS Girls Volleyball’s Longest Streak

Kiana Meagher, Socia
September 29, 2016
Filed under Community, Sports, Student Life

On the night of September 29th 2016, Monte Vista High School tragically ended the Lady Gaels Varsity Volleyball team's 16-0 streak in three sets.".   Though it was the first loss of the season, the team played a fantastic first set, ending with Monte Vista’s victory in a 28-26 game. &nb...

Barcelona U19 Wins Third Place – Walnut Creek Tournament 2016

Barcelona U19 Wins Third Place – Walnut Creek Tournament 2016

Maahum Shahab, Community Editor
September 29, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

  Last weekend, Dublin United Soccer League’s team Barcelona, composed of all Dublin High School students, won third place in the U19 tournament in Walnut Creek. On Saturday morning, Barcelona began the first of their four games that weekend, competing against the Walnut Creek team, to whom ...

Top 5 Games You Should Go to in High School

Ashley Kim, Managing Editor
September 22, 2016
Filed under Community, Sports, Student Life

Some sporting events from high school are a part of the high school experience. Little moments from these games, like the cheers in the GAEL Gauntlet or the song played by the marching band, are some of the best memories one can ever have from high school. Even if you're not one for sporting events,...

DHS Athletics: Schedule and Statistics

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor
September 21, 2016
Filed under Community, Sports, Student Life

Girls Golf: With the start of the girls golf season, the girls varsity record is currently 3-3, making the team’s rankings the 6th best in the East Bay league. Here is a chart below showing where our varsity girls golf team stands: School Name Record Winning Percentage Dougherty Valley 6-...

Meet Mrs. Gabrielle Vidrio, 9th and 10th Grade English Teacher and Assistant Cross Country Coach

Meet Mrs. Gabrielle Vidrio, 9th and 10th Grade English Teacher and Assistant Cross Country Coach

Neha Harpanhalli, Student Life Editor
September 4, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

  2016 marks the second year at Dublin High School for Mrs. Gabrielle Vidrio, who taught Sophomore CP English and Expository Writing last year. Mrs. Vidrio now joins the 9th Advanced English team, while still continuing to teach Sophomore CP English. She is also an assistant coach for the DHS ...

Why the Kevin Durant Trade Could be Detrimental to the NBA

Why the Kevin Durant Trade Could be Detrimental to the NBA

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor
August 31, 2016
Filed under California, Showcase, Sports, United States

  With the NBA (National Basketball Association) season quickly approaching, we can probably notice that most of the Warriors fans are excited to talk about their team’s newest addition. No, we are not talking about David West; we are talking about the one and only Kevin Durant.   ...

DHS 2016-2017 Football Season Gets Off To a Great Start

DHS 2016-2017 Football Season Gets Off To a Great Start

August 28, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

First Game Ends with a Resounding Victory On Friday, August 26, DHS football dominated its first game of the season, beating the Alameda Hornets by forty-three points. Although this game was "non-league" and therefore doesn't count for the overall season, it shows how strong the DHS team is this yea...

With a Dose of Augmented Reality, Pokémon Go Takes the World by Storm

With a Dose of Augmented Reality, Pokémon Go Takes the World by Storm

Neha Harpanhalli, Writer
July 23, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

The immensely successful debut of Pokémon Go marks a paradigm shift in the world of traditional gaming, pointing to the growing future of augmented reality. Go, developed by San Francisco company Niantic and released in the United States on July 6, utilizes smartphones’ GPS systems to make a var...

Silent Night 2016

Michelle Yun
January 27, 2016
Filed under Community, Sports

On February 22, 2016, Dublin High School’s second annual Silent Night was held at the Dublin High Sports Complex. For those who do not know, Silent Night is when the student section of DHS stay quiet until the tenth point, and when the tenth point is scored, the students cheer loudly for the team....