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Competitive Sports Not Offered at Dublin High

Chris Zhao, Photo Editor
November 22, 2013
Filed under Sports

Sports have always been a part of the high school life. As Dublin High’s student population grows, there are more and more kids who find that the school does not offer whatever sports they play,  even if they are known as school sports. The sports that Dublin High offers are Football, Soccer, Basketba...

Girls Varsity Volleyball: NCS Awaits

Girls Varsity Volleyball: NCS Awaits

Erin Bradley, Student Life Editor
November 20, 2013
Filed under Sports

NCS Championships are here once again, and Dublin High’s very own Girls Varsity Volleyball team has played in the first round of the NCS Championships. They advanced to the second round and played Saturday, November 16.Their season ended with a final score of 25-22 against Las Lomas. They’ve been pushing...

Cheerleading: What Makes it a Sport?

Cheerleading: What Makes it a Sport?

Erin Bradley, Student Life Editor
November 5, 2013
Filed under Sports, World

It has been a known argument around the world for years--whether or not Competition Cheer-leading is a sport. Some students at Dublin High say it is a really dangerous sport, and some say that it is just a dangerous hobby. It’s been said by sports analyst Wayne Drehs, from ESPN, that Competition Cheer-leadin...

Why aren’t you at the football game?

Why aren’t you at the football game?

Tristan Whitley
September 26, 2013
Filed under Sports

It's Friday and you're done with school, what to do? Why not go to the tailgate to enjoy some free food with some friends, then go see the Dublin football team win. Not only are you having a good time and enjoying the game but you are playing a big role. Yes, you are cheering the team on, cheering...

And Another Year Begins!

Karina Gurusiddaiah
September 26, 2013
Filed under Sports

Rallies. Football games. Tailgates. Parades. Dances. And carnivals. Sounds like it’s the beginning of a new school year here at Dublin High! With all the chaos in the first week of school, students haven’t realized what there is to offer in the months to come. Dublin High has already kicked off...

Powderpuff: Seniors On Top Once Again

Powderpuff: Seniors On Top Once Again

Menisha Sohal, Campus Life Editor
June 12, 2013
Filed under Community, Feature, Sports

   Ready, set, HIKE! On Friday, May 31, Dublin High had its annual Powderpuff game held at the Dublin High football stadium at 6:30pm. It was a fun, friendly competition that really united both the junior and senior classes.   The game started off with the seniors on offense and the juniors ready to go...

Coming Out Strong on Senior Night

Coming Out Strong on Senior Night

Danielle Boccio, Opinion Editor
May 23, 2013
Filed under Community, Feature, Sports

   On Friday, May 10,  the Dublin High School Lacrosse men’s varsity team played Campolindo at home. It was their last home game of the season and senior night for many of the players. Excitement was high and so were the sentimental feelings.    The team played really well together and put up a good fi...

March Madness Goes Nuts

Alison Martinez, Sports Editor
April 30, 2013
Filed under Sports

One of sports’ prestigious events is the national college basketball tournament in the spring time where Division I schools play for the championship. It is known as March Madness.   The first two rounds were filled with plenty of upsets: Oregon beating Oklahoma State; Wichita State eliminating Pit...

It’s Time to Heat Up the Bats

It’s Time to Heat Up the Bats

Alison Martinez, Sports Editor
April 30, 2013
Filed under Sports

Oakland. San Francisco. Baseball. It’s spring, which means it’s time to buy pounds of cracker jacks and sunflower seeds because the MLB season of 2013-2014 is now in store. The Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants started up their season on April 1st and the Bay Area is supportive of both teams...

Quest for Glory Ends for Gaels

Quest for Glory Ends for Gaels

Michelle Goldstein, Staff Writer
March 22, 2013
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday March 1, the Dublin High School Men's basketball team put on their jerseys to play Newark-Memorial High. They went on a bus ride to Washington High School to compete for the NCS championship.   The final score was 74-60 and Dublin came up short, but they played a tough game. The Dublin ...