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Varsity boys volleyball continues streak with win over Homestead

Varsity boys volleyball continues streak with win over Homestead

by Aditya Singhvi, Sports Editor

March 6, 2019


Filed under Boys Volleyball, Facebook Briefs, Online Exclusive, Sports, Spring Sports

The varsity boys volleyball team won 25-16, 25-16, 25-12 against Homestead at home on Monday evening, bringing their overall record to 6-0. The volleyball team has fared especially well so far this season and sits atop the league standings, not having lost a single set yet in match play. The Eagles...

Varsity boys, girls basketball fall in first round of CCS playoffs

Varsity boys, girls basketball fall in first round of CCS playoffs

by Anna Vazhaeparambil, Reporter

February 20, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Facebook Briefs, Girls Basketball, Online Exclusive, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity girls basketball team fell to James Lick High School with a final score of 64-55 last Friday, while the varsity boys fell 63-52 to Palma High School last Saturday. This represented the first round of Central Coast Section (CCS) play for both teams, and their respective losses eliminated...

Varsity girls basketball dominates Crystal Springs

Varsity girls basketball dominates Crystal Springs

by Aditya Singhvi, Sports Editor

February 3, 2019


Filed under Facebook Briefs, Girls Basketball, Online Exclusive, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity girls basketball team won 53-15 against Crystal Springs Uplands on Friday evening in front of a home crowd, bringing their overall record to 12-7 and league record to 3-4. The girls play at Castilleja (10-9) at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, and at 6 p.m. at King's Academy (7-14) on Friday.

Varsity girls basketball celebrates senior night, edges out win over Mercy

Varsity girls basketball celebrates senior night, edges out win over Mercy

by Muthu Panchanatham, Reporter

January 30, 2019


Filed under Facebook Briefs, Girls Basketball, Online Exclusive, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity girls basketball team edged out a 44-40 win against the Mercy Burlingame Crusaders as they celebrated their senior night on Tuesday evening. The senior night consisted of a ceremony recognizing the seniors as well as the game itself. Posters were made beforehand by the seniors’ fri...

Varsity girls soccer defeats Castilleja 2-0

Varsity girls soccer defeats Castilleja 2-0

by Vishnu Kannan, Reporter

January 23, 2019


Filed under Girls Soccer, Online Exclusive, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity girls soccer team overpowered the Castilleja Gators 2-0 on Wednesday afternoon on Davis Field. 40 minutes of play marked by both teams playing a strong brand of defense left the score tied at 0 - 0 entering halftime. Coming out of halftime, with 36 minutes to left to play, Megha Salvi (9) scored the...

Boys basketball falters against King’s Academy

Boys basketball falters against King’s Academy

by Aditya Singhvi, Sports Editor

January 20, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Online Exclusive, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity boys basketball team fell 42-60 to the King’s Academy Knights on Thursday night in a league matchup at home, bringing their overall record to 7-9 and their league record to 2-4. After being tied 5-5 early in the game, the Knights went on an uninterrupted 13-point run to bring the s...

Girls varsity soccer faces narrow loss against Crystal Springs Uplands

Girls varsity soccer faces narrow loss against Crystal Springs Uplands

by Shreya Srinivasan, TALON Organizations and Co-Sports Editor

January 19, 2019


Filed under Girls Soccer, Online Exclusive, Sports, Uncategorized, Winter Sports

The varsity girls soccer team faced a narrow 0-1 loss against Crystal Springs at home on Tuesday, bringing their overall record to 4-4-3 and their league record to 2-1-1. Due to strong defense by both teams in the first half, neither team was able to gain a lead, with halftime beginning at a dea...

Varsity boys basketball falls to Menlo

Varsity boys basketball falls to Menlo

by Aditya Singhvi, Sports Editor

January 16, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Facebook Briefs, Online Exclusive, Sports, Winter Sports

Varsity boys basketball lost to Menlo 61-40 at home in a league matchup on Tuesday, bringing their overall record to 7-8 and their league record to 2-3. After falling behind 13-4 at the end of the first quarter, the Eagles were unable to overcome the Menlo lead despite a small comeback in the second....

Varsity boys soccer overwhelms Priory 3-1 amid clouds and drizzle

Varsity boys soccer overwhelms Priory 3-1 amid clouds and drizzle

by Varsha Rammohan, Copy editor

January 15, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Online Exclusive, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity boys soccer team soundly defeated Woodside Priory School 3-1 in a league home game accompanied by intermittent rain on Friday afternoon. The first half began with an early goal by midfielder Andrew Cheplyansky (11). After strong defense from both teams as well as multiple attempts to a...

Varsity girls soccer locks down Eastside

Varsity girls soccer locks down Eastside

by Anna Vazhaeparambil, Reporter

January 10, 2019


Filed under Facebook Briefs, Girls Soccer, Online Exclusive, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity girls soccer team won 3-0 against Eastside College Prep today, bringing their league record to 2-0 and their overall record to 4-3-2. Freshman Megha Salvi scored two out of the Eagle's three goals while sophomore Emma Boyce scored one. "I thought the girls played a pretty close to flawless...

Varsity boys soccer outmaneuvers Ace Charter

Varsity boys soccer outmaneuvers Ace Charter

by Aditya Singhvi, Sports Editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Facebook Briefs, Online Exclusive, Sports, Winter Sports

Varsity boys soccer won 1-0 in a low-scoring, non-league matchup at home against Ace Charter on Wednesday. They improved to 6-1 on the season and are 1-0 in league play. The boys host Priory on Friday at 3 p.m.          

Varsity boys basketball trounces Woodside Priory

Varsity boys basketball trounces Woodside Priory

by Muthu Panchanatham and Aditya Singhvi

January 9, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Online Exclusive, Sports, Winter Sports

Varsity boys basketball won 49-38 in a home league matchup against Woodside Priory on Tuesday evening despite several key players out injured. The Eagles are 6-6 on the season and next play at Eastside College Prep on Friday. “I was very pleased,” head coach Butch Keller said. “Team defense...

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