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NBA Season Predictions

NBA Season Predictions

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor
January 2, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, United States

Although a third of the 2016-2017 NBA season has passed by, many basketball fans have found themselves surprised by the way events have unfolded. As the rest of the season plays out, here are predictions about ten more surprises that may take place this season.   1) For the first time in his career, Russell...

Wrestling Season Update: Cuffing Season or Weight Cutting Season?

Pradeep Arumugam, Guest Writer
December 5, 2016
Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

While couples are getting together for the fall cuddling with each other, wrestlers are starting to lose weight to make it down to their desired weight classes. This is also the first year in all of Dublin High Wrestling history all 14 weight classes are completely filled out, with one back up wrestlers...

Soccer Season Update

Jackson Calhoun, Guest Writer
December 5, 2016
Filed under Sports

This year DHS Soccer is poised to take on their new league, EBAL. Both Men’s and Women’s teams will be entering the league virtually blind as to what the competition will bring. However, we do know that our rivals, Dougherty Valley, will be entering the league with us. The Men’s Varsity tea...

Cross Country Boys Make DHS History at NCS

Cross Country Boys Make DHS History at NCS

Alexandra Stassinopoulos, Editor-in-Chief
November 24, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

On November 19, 2016, DHS history was made. After many years of barely missing the cut, the DHS Boys Varsity Cross Country qualified for the state championship as a team through a stunning NCS victory. The varsity boys team had had a phenomenal season so far this year, taking first place at multip...

Fall Sports Recap

Fall Sports Recap

Sumedh Vaidy, Sports Editor
November 24, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports

Girls Tennis: In the East Bay Athletic League (EBAL) with 10 teams, The Dublin High Varsity Girls Tennis team ended up with a league record of 3-9, coming in at 7th place in the East Bay Athletic League. In terms of standings, the girls ended up behind San Ramon Valley High and were ahead of Caro...

DHS Cross Country: EBALs Champions

DHS Cross Country: EBALs Champions

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor
November 15, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

November 4, 2016 is the date of an important milestone for the DHS cross country team. For the first time in cross-country history, the Varsity Boys team finally took home the East Bay Athletic League (EBAL) title, making them the first DHS sports team to win this title since the school switched athle...

#BeatDV

#BeatDV

Kiana Meagher, Social Media Manager
November 14, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

#BEATDV The 2016 football season closed in a true DHS fashion, a storybook ending. In the last 3 minutes of the game, the Gaels scored the final touchdown, beating rivals Dougherty Valley High School for the coveted Shillelagh. To close out the season, here are some of our favorite images from Fri...

Senior Night Ends A Successful Season in The Gauntlet

Senior Night Ends A Successful Season in The Gauntlet

Kiana Meagher, Social Media Manager
October 24, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

The Last Tailgate. The Last Powder Toss. The Last time in the Gauntlet. The Last DHS Home Football Game. For the seniors, Friday’s game against Livermore was their last ever in the Gauntlet, but Dublin’s victory made a last-ing impression. Because it was the last home game of the season, Senior...

Volleyball Senior Night

Nilufar Kandahari, Sports Writer
October 21, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

This years girl’s volleyball season has become one of our best yet. Unfortunately our successful season is dwindling down to its end.   Our last home game of this year’s season was on Tuesday, October 18, against Amador Valley. This game was extra special because it was Volleyball’s Seni...

Cross Country Team Sets NCS Record at Clovis Invitational

Cross Country Team Sets NCS Record at Clovis Invitational

Alexandra Stassinopoulos, Editor-in-Chief
October 10, 2016
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

This past weekend, DHS’s Cross Country had major success at the 38th annual Asics Clovis Invitational, held at Woodward Park in Fresno, California. One of the biggest competitions of the cross country season, the Invitational was attended by more than two hundred schools across the state. DHS ru...