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Connie Ma: Internationally Ranked Tennis Player and Dedicated Student

Connie Ma: Internationally Ranked Tennis Player and Dedicated Student

Rhea Mistry, Photography Editor

November 20, 2019

Motivated by a deep-rooted interest in both tennis and medicine, Connie Ma has successfully balanced athletics and academics, receiving international recognition as a competitive tennis player while also thriving as a student in the rigorous Biomedical Academy.    In September 2019, Connie contributed to the...

Football Season in Full Swing

Football Season in Full Swing

Logan Lin, Sports Editor

September 26, 2019

As students have been settling into classes, football season has been in full swing. Though we haven’t had any home games yet, Dublin has already played 5 games with both Varsity and JV maintaining a winning record of 4-1. While Varsity tasted defeat against the notorious James Logan Mustangs, JV has fa...

DHS Hosts the 2019 Special Olympics

DHS Hosts the 2019 Special Olympics

Danielle Tran, Student Life Editor

April 21, 2019

On Tuesday, February 26th, schools from across the Tri-Valley gathered at DHS to participate in the 2019 Special Olympics. In light of the rainy weather, students were ushered indoors to participate in basketball games hosted in both, the old gym as well as the Sports Complex. However, the stormy co...

Winter Sports Update

Winter Sports Update

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor

January 25, 2019

Basketball The Dublin High boys basketball team is playing at a high level, coming in at a record of 14-2. The team stands in 2nd place in the East Bay Athletic League, a league composed of 9 other high schools in northern California, and is tied record wise with Amador Valley High and San Ramon ...

Fall Sports Recap

Fall Sports Recap

Kaushikee Nayudu, Ari Stassinopoulos, Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Kyle Shi, and Riya Chopra

November 22, 2018

Girls Tennis The DHS Girls’ Tennis team has had a gratifying season, finishing 5th out of the 10 schools in the EBAL league. While their record of 8-10 sets them firmly in the middle of the pack, this is a significant improvement from last year and is impressive considering the highly competitive league....

Student Spotlight: Sonia Bulavko, Internationally Ranked Fencer

Student Spotlight: Sonia Bulavko, Internationally Ranked Fencer

Kaushikee Nayudu, Editor-in-Chief

November 22, 2018

While fencing isn’t always considered an integral part of sports in the United States, it has been a part of sports culture in the United States, and increasing in popularity, for several decades now. Sonia Bulavko, a junior at Dublin High School, is an accomplished fencer with several recent succ...

Spring Sports Recap

Spring Sports Recap

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor

June 9, 2018

Boys Baseball This year, the Varsity Dublin baseball team has posted up a record of 11-13, including a record of 3-10 against other teams in the East Bay Athletic League. This places the team at 5th place in the East Bay Athletic League with high school teams Livermore, Granada, Amador Valley, and Footb...

The Powderpuff Game, A Fun, Energetic Evening

The Powderpuff Game, A Fun, Energetic Evening

Kaushikee Nayudu, Associate Managing Editor

May 16, 2018

This Friday, May 11th, Dublin High School students took a break from the stress of ap testing and finals to have some fun at the annual powderpuff game. The powderpuff game is a football game between a senior and junior team. The twist, however, is that the girls play football while the boys cheer f...

Alex Cappa’s Journey to the NFL

Alex Cappa’s Journey to the NFL

Kyle Shi, Staff Writer

May 16, 2018

Alex Cappa received the call of a lifetime from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers notifying him that he was being drafted as the 94th pick. Cappa described this feeling as “amazing… a long-awaited call and definitely something I’ve dreamed about.” Cappa has had a long journey to make it to the NFL, starting...

Dublin High’s 11th Annual Dublin Distance Fiesta

Dublin High’s 11th Annual Dublin Distance Fiesta

Audrey Kang, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018

On Saturday, March 17th, the Dublin High School track and field team  organized its 11th annual Dublin Distance Fiesta. The Dublin Distance Fiesta is the largest distance meet in the United States. 2018 marked a year of record attendance and participation, with 101 schools attending, 2334 students athlet...