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Three rival schools battle for a spot at CCS

 Three rival schools battle for a spot at CCS

By Andrea Boyn and Batool Al-Jabiry

May 11, 2018


Filed under Andrea Boyn, Batool Al-Jabiry, Sports, Spring Sports

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 Alex Romanko was faced with a scheduling conflict between a student club team event and the LAHS dual...

Football springs back into season

Football springs back into season

By Allison Moore

May 8, 2018


Filed under Allison Moore, Fall Sports, Sports, Spring Sports

  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, the team maintains a rigorous practice schedule, training Monday to Thursday for two hours eac...

Diving into CCS

Diving into CCS

By Skylar Cunniff

May 2, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

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 girls, varsity captain junior Anna Dupin, freshman Shannon Johnson Guthrie and sophomore Jessy Ch...

Diving into a new season

Diving into a new season

By Skylar Cunniff

April 4, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

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 given a score based on the difficulty, technique, how close to the board and how big of a splash the...

Ending a decade long streak

Ending a decade long streak

By James Zhuang

June 2, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

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 the team to compete at leagues for the first time since 2003. Had the Mustangs lost the ga...

CCS Diving videos

CCS Diving videos

By Kira Garlick

April 27, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Striking out the competition

Striking out the competition

By Aayush Singh

March 7, 2016


Filed under Spring Sports

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],” senior Nicky Kirk, who has been on the varsity team since sophomore year, said. The team suffered a def...

Prepping for the win

Prepping for the win

By Seerat Randhawa

February 24, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Though the track and field season has not started yet, runners have already started training in the  preseason. Sophomore Elena Kamas has run for cross country the past two years and was part of the track team last year. In her past season of cross country, Elena won the individual title in the S...