Homestead High School's student newspaper

The Epitaph

Homestead High School's student newspaper

The Epitaph

Homestead High School's student newspaper

The Epitaph

Spring sports athletes express disappointment in cancellations

Spring sports athletes express disappointment in cancellations

By Nitya Kashyap and Karen Li March 22, 2020

Seniors can no longer round out season In a disappointing turn of events, spring sports athletes found their seasons cut short when FUHSD sent out an email on March 13 announcing the closure of schools...

Boys JV soccer practices daily and has at least one game a week.

JV boys soccer players juggle sports, school

By Naomi Baron January 8, 2020

Participating in any school athletic program requires a time commitment. Playing for a school team takes time away from homework, studying, work or any other time for extracurricular activities. Playing...

Girls JV soccer: conquer the ball

Girls JV soccer: conquer the ball

By Melody Chen January 2, 2020

Conquer the ball The HHS JV girls soccer team brought home their first victory after winning 3-2 against the CHS Pioneers on Dec. 5. The team won with a final goal scored by sophomore Hannah Riggins,...

Hitter Seth Markley (12) jumps up for a kill

Varsity boys volleyball team aims to keep high profile

By Emily Choi March 4, 2019

The boys varsity volleyball team kicked off the spring season with a scrimmage against Saratoga the Friday before winter break. The team graduated two major players, their first string senior setter...

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Three rival schools battle for a spot at CCS

By Andrea Boyn and Batool Al-Jabiry May 11, 2018

W hile tri-meets are regular for the professional swimming world, March 23 was the first time in HHS swimming history the team participated in a tri-meet instead of a regular dual-meet. Coach...

Players condition by running a mile during the practice.

Football springs back into season

By Allison Moore May 8, 2018

  Although football fans may reluctantly put away their banners and green face paint at the end of the fall season, the game is not over for many players. This spring offseason, for instance,...

Varsity Captain Junior Anna Dupin does a back dive pike at the meet last Tuesday.
Dupin has been diving for five and a half years and qualified for CCS.

Diving into CCS

By Skylar Cunniff May 2, 2017

The girls varsity divers who qualified for CCS are looking forward to the meet on May 12. Diving may be an individual sport, but they all work together to improve their skills for meets. So far only three...

Junior Varsity Captain Anna Dupin completes a flipping dive

Diving into a new season

By Skylar Cunniff April 4, 2017

The girls varsity and JV diving teams did well at the meet on Thursday, March 30.  The diving team’s score is combined with the swim team’s score to make the total score of the meet. Each dive is...

Ending a decade long streak

Ending a decade long streak

By James Zhuang June 2, 2016

Last week, the varsity golf team defeated the number two-seeded Los Altos High School in a close match of 194 strokes to 197 strokes. The win secured the Mustangs a close third place in the division, allowing...

Junior Nancy Liu steps up to the plate.
Photo courtesy of HHS Athletic Boosters

Striking out the competition

By Aayush Singh March 7, 2016

The softball team is marching into their upcoming season. After an excellent run last season, the team is optimistic about the one ahead this  “I am proud of how far we made it [last season],”...

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