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Varsity football beats Piedmont high school in second playoff game

Varsity football beats Piedmont high school in second playoff game

by Eric Fang, Global Editor

November 19, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Varsity football beat the Piedmont high school Highlanders 38 - 12 in the team’s second playoff game Friday night at Davis Field. They continue their undefeated record of 11 - 0 and will face off against the Hercules high school Titans next Saturday also at home.   Prior to the game, sophomores Smriti Vaidyan...

Varsity football beats Sonoma Valley in first playoff game

Varsity football beats Sonoma Valley in first playoff game

by Eric Fang, Global Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Varsity football crushed the Sonoma Valley Dragons 56 - 0 in the team’s first playoff game of the season Saturday night at home. This was the first time Harker has had the privilege of hosting a playoff game. They continue their winning streak to improve their record to a historic 10 - 0. The E...

Varsity football completes undefeated regular season after beating Irvington

Varsity football completes undefeated regular season after beating Irvington

by Eric Fang, Global Editor

October 29, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

Varsity football beat the Irvington High School Vikings 42-7 Saturday night at the Tak Fudenna Memorial Stadium in Fremont. The Eagles now hold an undefeated 9-0 record, with this match marking the last game in the Eagles' regular season before playoffs. The game began with a rough start for the Ea...

Girls volleyball seniors honored in game against Mercy-SF

Girls volleyball seniors honored in game against Mercy-SF

by Anna Vazhaeparambil, Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Volleyball, Sports

Varsity girls’ volleyball team honored their seniors during their game against Mercy-SF last Tuesday, which they lost in four sets. Prior to the game, seniors Megan Cardosi, Melissa Kwan, Lauren Napier, Tiffany Shou and Isabella Spradlin were honored with their parents and family members by head co...

Varsity football and cheer team host senior night match against Lindhurst

Varsity football and cheer team host senior night match against Lindhurst

by Eric Fang, Winged Post Global Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Senior night for varsity football and cheerleading took place last Friday night on Davis Field. Varsity football won their annual senior night game 34-6 against the Lindhurst High School Blazers. This win marks their eighth consecutive win of their record-setting undefeated season. Cheerleader seniors...

Girls golf wins senior night match

Girls golf wins senior night match

by Meena Gudapati, Aquila Editor-in-Chief

October 18, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Golf, Golf, Showcase, Sports

The varsity girls golf team won its senior night game against Sacred Heart Preparatory at Los Lagos Golf Course in San Jose last night. Katherine Zhu (12) led the team, shooting 33. Natalie Vo (9), Olivia Guo (9), Katelyn Vo (10), Devanshi Mehta (11) and Vanessa Tyagi (12) shot 39, 37, 36, 41 and 44 ...

Varsity football game cancelled due to air pollution

Varsity football game cancelled due to air pollution

by Eric Fang, Winged Post Global Editor

October 13, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

The varsity football team's game against Stellar Preparatory High School scheduled for tonight at 7 p.m. was cancelled at noon today due to unhealthy air quality forecasts for the rest of the week. Smoke from numerous wildfires centered in the Sonoma and Napa counties polluted the air throughout t...

Varsity boys water polo loses to Palo Alto High School

Varsity boys water polo loses to Palo Alto High School

by Sara Yen, Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, Sports

The varsity boys' water polo team lost 11-6 to Palo Alto High School (Paly) during a home game last night. Harker previously played Paly on Sept. 19, where they lost by four points. This season, the water polo team moved up to the De Anza division, a higher and more competitive level. “We ...

Freshman and sophomore and JV girls volleyball teams play Sacred Heart Preparatory

Freshman and sophomore and JV girls volleyball teams play Sacred Heart Preparatory

by Emily Chen and Anthony Xu

October 11, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Volleyball, Sports, Volleyball

The freshman and sophomore volleyball team beat Sacred Heart Preparatory last night at the upper school athletics center. Winning the game in only two sets, the team finished with scores of 25-14 and 25-12, respectively.     “I think the game went pretty well. We did a lot better than the first ti...

Harker sets new school record after beating Tamalpais High School

Harker sets new school record after beating Tamalpais High School

by Eric Fang and Arya Tandon

October 7, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

Varsity football set a new school record of seven wins and zero losses after beating Tamalpais High School 38-0 at home last night. This team is undefeated so far this season and yesterday marked their seventh consecutive win, an accomplishment unprecedented in Harker history. The game began to ...

Varsity girls volleyball loses to Menlo in four sets

Varsity girls volleyball loses to Menlo in four sets

by Farah Hosseini, Reporter

October 6, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Volleyball, Sports

The varsity girls' volleyball team lost against the Menlo School Knights after four sets at the upper school gym last night. The set that Harker won is the first set that Menlo has lost in their league season. “So far, the season has been really exciting, with a lot of close games,” libero Katrina...

Undefeated varsity football beats Marina High in sixth win of season

Undefeated varsity football beats Marina High in sixth win of season

by Eric Fang, Winged Post Global Editor

September 30, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Varsity football beat Marina High last night 30-0, maintaining an undefeated season record of 6-0. The team played at the Monterey Peninsula College Stadium for their fourth away game and sixth consecutive win of the season. The Eagles lost the coin toss, and the Marina Mariners began in possession...

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