The Epitaph

VIDEO: Dear students, we miss you. Love, the HHS staff

VIDEO: Dear students, we miss you. Love, the HHS staff

May 14, 2020

Last week, the staff put together a collection of photos - most taken from home - to create a special message for HHS students. Individual photos, featuring teachers, administration and office staff, each feature one word in a several-sentence message for students. The message reads: "Homestead student...

A great season ahead: girls varsity basketball goes into new season with confidence

Freshman Tatum Leuenberger reaches high for the ball during a tip off.

By Nitya Kashyap

December 13, 2019

T he girls varsity basketball team, playing under head coach Becky Chiu, is off to a great start this season. This can be attributed to Chiu’s strict but effective coaching tactics and the girls’ confidence, sophomore Ellen Cheng said.  Cheng said Chiu pushes them to achieve the best they can...

Girl plays ‘boy’ sport: Eden Ovadia paves the way for women in football

Ovadia is able to hold a sense of anonymity on the team, as players’ genders are indistinguishable in their football uniform.

By Sara Shohoud

October 30, 2019

H omestead has made history. Senior Eden Ovadia is the first female to play on the boys varsity football team for two seasons, playing as a wide receiver and free safety. Ovadia was able to try out for the team with the help of her teacher, she said. “One of my teachers was the [football] co...

Varsity girls golf kicks off new season

Freshman Linette Chang practices her swing.

By Kacey Rebstock

September 17, 2019

With the start of the school year, the fall sports season has commenced. Though the season is notorious for more popular sports like football, smaller teams are also taking stage. One such team is girls varsity golf. With a maximum number of 12 available spots on the team, 13 girls participated...

Orchestra Holiday Concert Photo Gallery

By Steven Lefaive

January 7, 2019

Homestead and Cupertino orchestras combined for Homestead's annual holiday concert. A selection of band also joined orchestra for their concert. The combined orchestra totaled to over 150 students, and played pieces like "Danzon" and "Plink Plank Plunk."   ...

Staff Christmas Party Photo Gallery

Staff Christmas Party Photo Gallery

By Eden Pollitt, Senior Design Editor

December 17, 2018

Homecoming Game: HHS vs. Cupertino

By Thomas Denome and Claire Torii

October 24, 2018

Homecoming Parade Photo Gallery

By Thomas Denome and Claire Torii

October 21, 2018

Homecoming Rally Photo Gallery

By Lyndon Lee, Thomas Denome, and Claire Torii

October 21, 2018

Homestead vs. Branham Photo Gallery

Harold Rucker III (11)

By Brandon Welty, Senior Photography Editor

September 2, 2018

Last Friday, the Mustangs played against Branham High School in a non-league game. JV lost with a score of 14-30, while Varsity lost with a score of 27-49. Key players for Varsity were Aaron Odour (12), Harold Rucker III (11) and Jared Wade (11). You can watch a sports recap video of the Varsity ga...