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Kerri Walsh: Olympic Gold Medallist hosts volleyball clinic

by Mercedes Chien

January 3, 2011


Filed under Mini Story, Sports

On Tuesday, December 21, Beach volleyball Olympic Gold Medallist Kerri Walsh visited Harker to put on two clinics for elementary and middle school volleyball players. Read More »...

Cross Country team qualifies for CCS

by Sonya Shekhar

November 6, 2010


Filed under Mini Story, Sports

The Varsity Boys and Varsity Girls Cross Country teams both qualified for the Central Coast Section Finals at the WBAL League Finals on Friday at 2.9 mile Crystal Springs course in Hillsborough. Read More »...

Football loses to Salesian High to bring Varsity record to 6-1

Football loses to Salesian High to bring Varsity record to 6-1

by Nikhil Dilip

October 29, 2010


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The Varsity and JV football teams both lost games to Salesian High School on October 16, giving them overall records of 6-1 and 1-5, respectively. Read More »...

Teachers prepare for 2011 Boston Marathon

Teachers prepare for 2011 Boston Marathon

by Shilpa Nataraj

October 29, 2010


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A sea of perseverant runners floods natural venues. With beautiful scenery draping the background, they disregard their screaming legs and pounding hearts, bearing one goal in mind—to accomplish a marathon, 26.2 miles. Read More »...

Injuries: Runners suffer from a range of problems

Injuries: Runners suffer from a range of problems

by Darian Edvalson and Sonia Sidhu

October 29, 2010


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As the cross country season comes to a close, there has been large number of injuries this year: more than one-fourth of the 50 runners are out with leg wounds. A poll of the team shows that out of the fourteen injured runners polled, nine athletes have shin splints. Sprained ankles are also a common...

League games come to an end: Tournaments up next for Water Polo

by Sophia Wang

October 29, 2010


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The boys’ Varsity water polo team has a record of 9-8, and the girls’ water polo team has a record of 5-10. Read More »...

Varsity football goes 5-0 after defeating CSD

Varsity football goes 5-0 after defeating CSD

by Mercedes Chien and Laura Yau

October 3, 2010


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday, October 1, Varsity football made team history when they defeated the California School of the Deaf (CSD) 23-0 at Davis Field, remaining undefeated at 5-0. Read More »...

Tennis team successful at tournament in Monterey

Tennis team successful at tournament in Monterey

by Priyanka Sharma

September 22, 2010


Filed under Mini Story, Sports

Last weekend, Varsity tennis traveled to Monterey for the 54th Santa Catalina Invitational Tournament, winning second place overall. Read More »...

Cross country competes in first meet of the season

Cross country competes in first meet of the season

by Priyanka Mody

September 22, 2010


Filed under Mini Story, Sports

This Saturday, September 18, the Cross Country team traveled to the Toro County Park near Salinas to compete in their first meet of the season, the Chieftain Classic Invitational. Read More »...

Boys and girls water polo play home opener

Boys and girls water polo play home opener

by Emily Chu and Samantha Hoffman

September 20, 2010


Filed under Mini Story, Sports

The boys and girls Varsity water polo teams opened the season on September 16, both losing to opponent Wilcox High School. Read More »...

Kicking and sparring is what Eric Swenson does best

by Leeza Arbatman

March 5, 2010


Filed under Sports

Eric Swenson (9) participates in junior varsity volleyball, as well as a popular sport that is not offered at most schools in the bay area – Tae Kwon Do. While many students partake in activities such as soccer or football, he is involved with martial arts. Read More »...

Brother and sister set personal bests at swimming nationals

Brother and sister set personal bests at swimming nationals

by Pavitra Rengarajan

December 11, 2009


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last Thursday through Saturday, from December 3 to 5, Jessica Khojasteh (11) and Kevin Khojasteh (10) traveled to Federal Way, Washington to participate in the 2009 AT&T Short Course National Championships for swimming. Read More »...

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