Sports

Baseball continues their NCS run

Baseball continues their NCS run

by | May 23, 2017

As the school year comes to a close, so does the baseball team’s tumultuous season. “[This season’s] probably not what we expected.  I think having a younger team, this year we have a lot... Read More

Team hopes to continue success at NCS

Team hopes to continue success at NCS

by | May 23, 2017

Fifteen girls scatter around a vast, green field. They’re constantly moving, changing positions, yet they are bound  together by an invisible bond. “Every practice is bonding,” softball co-captain sophomore Camille Creighton said. The softball... Read More

Track and Field team reflects on their memorable season

Track and Field team reflects on their memorable season

by | May 23, 2017

On a Friday late afternoon, the track team wraps up their practice. Some athletes relax on the warm turf field. In the distance, a group of pole vaulters complete their last jumps. At the... Read More

Student athletes acheive lifelong dreams

Student athletes acheive lifelong dreams

by | May 23, 2017

College banners adorn the tables in the Morrison Gym as a handful of athletes and family members wait with baited breath and small smiles as each player signs their name on a sheet of... Read More

From slam dunks to downward dog: sports teams enjoy yoga lessons

From slam dunks to downward dog: sports teams enjoy yoga lessons

by | May 1, 2017

After a long week of grueling lacrosse games and practice, emerging stiff and bruised, the lacrosse team seeks healing in the dance studio for an activity one might not expect: yoga. The men’s basketball,... Read More

Badminton makes a racquet in Division I

Badminton makes a racquet in Division I

by | May 1, 2017

“Drop. Smash. Win. Piedmont.” The PHS badminton team cheer. Five years ago, advancement to Division I may have been unimaginable for the then newly-formed badminton team. This season, however, with multiple seasons under their... Read More

Women’s lacrosse faces challenges in a new division

Women’s lacrosse faces challenges in a new division

by | May 1, 2017

Six wins. Six losses. As of early April, the varsity women’s lacrosse team has nearly completed a successful season, moving up 7 spots in the state ranking and 749 spots in the national ranking.... Read More

Junior Reece Proctor goes the distance

Junior Reece Proctor goes the distance

by | May 1, 2017

Pat. Pat. Pat. His sneaker-clad feet spring off the track as his long legs extend in stride. His short, galaxy shorts and purple and white singlet sway to the beat of his footsteps. Last... Read More

P.I.T.S. Rugby kicks off its 38th season

P.I.T.S. Rugby kicks off its 38th season

by | March 28, 2017

The sun shines down on the pitch. Sweat rolls off the players’ backs, the air thick with anticipation and energy. The ball is kicked off, and the rugby game begins. P.I.T.S (Piedmont International Touring... Read More

Men’s lacrosse scores a new head coach

Men’s lacrosse scores a new head coach

by | March 28, 2017

The 2016 quarterfinal North Coast Section (NCS) men’s lacrosse game. For three quarters, the No. 8 team had matched the No. 2 team, who had the home-field advantage, goal for goal. Only in the... Read More