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Girls basketball celebrates Senior Night, defeats Mountain View

Girls basketball celebrates Senior Night, defeats Mountain View

By Karen Li

February 14, 2020

One at a time, the three seniors on the girls basketball team walked across the large gym with their families amid thunderous cheering from the bleachers as friends and supporters waved posters and printed cutouts of their faces. After presenting the seniors, varsity coach Becky Chiu asked the crowd...

Boys basketball defeated but still determined

Boys basketball defeated but still determined

By Dexter Tatsukawa

February 11, 2020

Boys varsity basketball was defeated in their match against the Los Altos Eagles with a final score of 56-34 on Jan. 29. Los Altos is a tough team to beat, with a current record of 17-2, according to Max Preps. However, HHS went in determined to win. “[Los Altos has] size. They're really athletic, but we were pr...

Pink Night raises support for breast cancer

Pink Night raises support for breast cancer

By Andrea Sun

January 29, 2020

Girls basketball held their annual Pink Night in the large gym with the support of the Homestead Cancer Society as the theme for one of the “Quad Nights” on Jan. 17. The event raises awareness for breast cancer and brings more people out to support the team, senior and co-captain Kendra Wong said...

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

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

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...