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Varsity girls basketball loses against Mercy High School

Varsity girls basketball loses against Mercy High School

by Zoe Sanders, Reporter

January 7, 2018


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Upper school varsity girls basketball lost 29-77 at their home game against Mercy San Francisco on Friday at 7 p.m. Akhila Ramgiri (11), one of the captains, took the lead this game, scoring a total of 14 points. Maria Vazhaeparambil (9) followed with a total of five points. Harker ended the first q...

Varsity boys basketball wins against Crystal Springs

Varsity boys basketball wins against Crystal Springs

by Nicole Chen, Aquila Features Editor

January 3, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Upper school varsity boys basketball won 74-38 against Crystal Springs Uplands School at their home game today at 6 p.m. The Eagles started out strong with a 21-10 lead over Crystal Springs in the first quarter. They retained their position over Crystal Springs, going into halftime with a score of 38-...

Varsity girls soccer wins 3-0 against Eastside College Preparatory

Varsity girls soccer wins 3-0 against Eastside College Preparatory

by Tiffany Wong, Aquila News Editor

January 2, 2018


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity girls soccer team won their home game 3-0 against Eastside College Preparatory today. Harker scored the first goal of the match early in the first half. Though both teams made multiple attempts at the net throughout the rest of the period, neither the Eagles nor the Panthers succeeded ...

Varsity football loses semifinal match to Hercules high school, ending historic season

Varsity football loses semifinal match to Hercules high school, ending historic season

by Eric Fang, Global Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Varsity football lost the CIF semifinals to Hercules high school Titans 14 - 30 last Saturday at home. The loss ends both their historic eleven game win streak and their season. Harker’s final team record is 11-1. Before the match, senior Krishna Bheda sang the national anthem. Team captains fr...

Varsity girls basketball team faces Santa Clara High School in scrimmage

Varsity girls basketball team faces Santa Clara High School in scrimmage

by Heidi Zhang, Humans of Harker Videographer

November 24, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity girls basketball team played against Santa Clara High School in a preseason scrimmage on Tuesday. Because this game was a scrimmage, the score was reset after every quarter. Squeaks of basketball shoes echoed against the new gym floor as the Varsity Girls team warmed up for their matchu...

Varsity girls basketball scrimmages against Santa Cruz High School

Varsity girls basketball scrimmages against Santa Cruz High School

by Sara Yen, Reporter

November 20, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity girls basketball team played against the Cardinals of Santa Cruz High School in a preseason scrimmage on Friday. After each quarter, the score was reset to 0-0. Right off the bat, Santa Cruz’s quick offense and hard passes scored them the first shot of the game. Despite the Cardinals...

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 ...

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