The Epitaph

Sports teams top district

By Rachel Hildebrand

June 2, 2016


Filed under Sports

After a year of successful seasons in the pool, in the stadium, at the field and on the courts, the athletics department has reached the top spot on FUHSD’s totem pole which is displayed in the district office. To determine ranks, points are given to each team in accordance with the rigor of the...

CCS Diving videos

CCS Diving videos

By Kira Garlick

April 27, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

BOTC Tuesday gallery

BOTC Tuesday gallery

By Noor Baig and Yunqi Deng

March 8, 2016


Filed under News

 

Sophomores and juniors win first round of Powderpuff

Sophomores and juniors win first round of Powderpuff

By Noor Baig

March 8, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

Seniors took an early first place win with 2450 points, followed by juniors in third with 1950 points, sophomores with 1250 points and freshmen with 750 points. The junior powderpuff team won 21-8 against the freshman team and placed second in cheering. Juniors also placed second in Monday’s ...

Wrestling team’s four qualifiers lose at CCS

Wrestling team’s four qualifiers lose at CCS

By Noor Baig

March 2, 2016


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

The wrestling team had a strong end to SCVAL championships on the weekend of Feb. 12 and 13 when seven Mustangs qualified for CCS, the largest number in recent years. “Last time we sent six was 2012, so seven was a lot for our school,” wrestling coach Manny Regidor said. Although seven quali...

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...

The ten year takeaway

The ten year takeaway

By Lindsay Goddard and Karshin Gupta

February 10, 2016


Filed under Sports

  Ten years, countless hours and infinite dedication. A sport can become a positive outlet for athletes where lifelong lessons are discovered. Sophomore Kyle Geffon has been playing baseball for ten years, and his life wouldn’t be the same without it. “I started playing be...

Girls varsity tennis defeated in CCS

Girls varsity tennis defeated in CCS

By Seerat Randhawa

December 14, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

As the fall sports teams competed in the Central Coast Sectionals (CCS), three key players from the varsity girls tennis team were sent to compete in the competition at the Los Gatos Bay Club on Nov. 23. Competitors first played in the Santa Clara Valley Athletics League (SCVAL) competition, in which t...

Boys varsity soccer prepares for upcoming season

Boys varsity soccer prepares for upcoming season

By Aria Hejazi

December 12, 2015


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

As the new soccer season approaches, the varsity boys soccer team has assembled and is working hard in preparation for a successful season. With tryouts ending just one month ago, the team hopes to get to know their new teammates as well as unique strategies developed by the coach for this specific grou...

Meet the senior field hockey players of HHS

Meet the senior field hockey players of HHS

By Jacob Jiao

December 12, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Senior year, for most high school students, is bittersweet, as we make the final transition into adulthood. But for high school athletes, it also means the end of a four-year high school sports career. Meet four of HHS's senior field hockey girls, who played their final season this fall - and...

Mustangs rewrite the record books

Mustangs rewrite the record books

By Michael Huang

November 21, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The train has left the station, and it is not going to stop. The Mustangs made it to CCS, but they are not done yet. Both the varsity girls and varsity boys cross country teams placed high at the CCS meet on Nov. 14, placing 1st and 3rd respectively. This is the first time in school history th...

Varsity boys water polo team defeated at CCS

Varsity boys water polo team defeated at CCS

By Noor Baig

November 21, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The season that made history is officially over for the varsity boys water polo team, after they lost at home in the second round of CCS last Thursday, just before quarterfinals. The team went to CCS for the first time since 2007 and advanced to the second round for the first time since 1992. The ...