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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....

The Race to NCS

The Race to NCS

Eugenia Gavrilova
December 5, 2015
Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports

On November 21st, 14 of the fastest boys and girls on Dublin High’s cross country team raced like never before at the annual NCS meet, or North Coast Sectional, held at Hayward High School. The top 7 boys and 7 girls from DHS’s team qualified for spots to race against the best schools in Dublin’s...

A Race to the Finish

A Race to the Finish

Aleia Villanueva, Writer
January 13, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

BANG! The gun signals the start and numerous talented runners take off as rain pours down and mud gives way along the three mile course. On Saturday, November 21st, the Dublin Cross Country team competed North Coast Section Championships at Hayward High School. The varsity boys enjoyed an amazing...

A Splash of Color!

A Splash of Color!

Aleia Villanueva, Writer
November 25, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Running shoes. Shorts. T-shirt. Sunscreen. 5k race. Color. Wait, what? Color? That has nothing to do with races. It does if it’s the color run. On the 19th of October, Dublin High School hosted the Annual 5k Color Run/Walk to provide the community access to wellness information. Various organi...

The DHS swim team excels though the season

The DHS swim team excels though the season

Shelby Richmond, Copy Editor
June 5, 2014
Filed under Feature, Sports, Uncategorized

This year, swimmers on the DHS swim team have accomplished a lot, both as a team and individually. Students have worked hard at meets to achieve their goals. “The team has accomplished many things this year,”  junior Parin Patel said. “Our varsity has managed to tie with several of our high ...

Powder Puff: Friend or Foe

Erin Bradley, Student Life Editor
June 2, 2014
Filed under Sports

Powerpuff. The event where they have girl football players, and guy cheerleaders. The guys do the cheering, and the girls play Football. This is the annual event that both the Juniors and the Seniors get to face off, and once again, show off some class rivalry. Powderpuff has been a tradition here at Dubl...

Students Boast about Track Coach and Teacher, Ms. Velez

Karina Guru, Assistant Editor in Chief
April 29, 2014
Filed under Sports

It is before school hours, and several students are inside Ms. Velez’s classroom, getting help with school work, and talking to her before the bell rings. School begins and Velez has classes to teach. With as many students as she has, she always sets aside time to help every individual student. Aft...

The track team bands together

The track team bands together

Shelby Richmond, Copy Editor
April 25, 2014
Filed under Feature, Sports

When participating in a sport, it is important to not only practice hard, but to also have a good relationship with your teammates. The DHS track team participates in team bonding activities throughout the season outside of normal track practice. By meeting with other team members and having fun, the te...

An Athlete’s Life

An Athlete’s Life

Malik Peay, Distribution Editor
March 28, 2014
Filed under Sports

  An athlete’s sport may be the only thing giving them motivation to get through the school year. At Dublin High, spring, fall, and winter athletes have a struggle with balancing their academics and their sport. But maybe motivation is spurred to uphold a standard gpa while participating in their spo...

Girls Basketball NCS

Girls Basketball NCS

Malik Paey, Distribution Editor
March 19, 2014
Filed under Feature, Sports

On February 25, 2014, the varsity girl’s basketball team started a quest in hopes of winning the NCS title with a battle against Newark Memorial. The Dublin Lady Gaels pulled out with an amazing victory with the final score of Dublin 56, Newark Memorial 39. Their second NCS game was also held at Dub...