The Dublin Shield

Students Boast about Track Coach and Teacher, Ms. Velez

Karina Guru, Assistant Editor in Chief

April 29, 2014

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

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

  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

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...

Swimmers Begin Their New Swim Season

Swimmers Begin Their New Swim Season

Camila Huang, Photo Editor

March 13, 2014

The weather is starting to heat up as Dublin High students get ready for the swim season. Although some swimmers have left the Dublin High swim team and have headed to college, new talented and excited swimmers are joining the swim team this year. With the new members on the team, this swim season w...

Men’s Soccer Wins NCS

Menisha Sohal, Editor in Chief

March 7, 2014

The men’s soccer team at Dublin High has once again put their mark in school history, being the only sport to win NCS not only the for the first time since 2010, but once again now in 2014. On Saturday, March 1 at 2pm Dublin played against Hercules High School to earn the title of Division Two NCS Cham...

Gaels Soccer Fight for the Championship

Rose Hanson, Layout Editor

February 13, 2014

The Dublin Gaels played Campolino in soccer Tuesday the 11th with high hopes of beating them in the championship. As the game started it was already difficult to watch. The Campolindo players were bigger than Dublin’s but that didn’t stop the Gaels from giving them a tough fight. Campolindo scored e...

FIFA World Cup

Camila Huang, Photo Editor

February 13, 2014

Is it safe to travel to Brazil for the FIFA World Cup?   Teams. Transportation. Stays. Safety. The 2014 FIFA World Cup is approaching. But would it be safe to travel to Brazil for the FIFA World Cup? Brazil is a country with high crime statistics and especially now that lots of foreigners are g...

Track Season Already Starting

Karina Guru, Assistant Editor in Chief

February 13, 2014

After a successful cross country season, the team is starting to transition into track and field. Conditioning started in December, and February 10th is the official day of practice. Since the season run until May, students have a lot on their plate. With meets, practices,and team dinners, the athletes...

Wrestling off the Mat

Wrestling off the Mat

Liliana Wong, Online Editor

February 5, 2014

Students of Dublin High all know that every sport takes a certain amount of commitment but wrestling has a whole different level of dedication to strive for the goal they want. In order to wrestle during a match, the athlete is grouped with people of a similar weight class. Wrestlers try to be in...