Football

History made as Settlemier suits up for varsity

History made as Settlemier suits up for varsity

by | September 19, 2017

Peanut butter and celery, caramel and apples, a freshman on varsity football. At first look these combinations may seem like a foreign concept, but like pineapple on pizza they have found a way to... Read More

Football recaps their successful season

Football recaps their successful season

by | December 21, 2016

The Highlanders wrapped up a successful football season in late November with an overall 8-5 record and a trip to the NCS semi-finals against Cardinal Newman. “This season was passionate and unpredictable in a... Read More

Football reflects on their season thus far

Football reflects on their season thus far

by | November 1, 2016

Bright lights shine on the football players scattered on Witter Field as day turns to dusk. The roar of the crowd is audible from blocks away as seemingly the entire school has packed into... Read More

Players reflect on a successful football season

Players reflect on a successful football season

by | December 14, 2015

With the digits on the scoreboard game clock steadily approaching zero, there is a variety of energetic emotions on the Piedmont football sideline during the team’s final home game of the season. For the... Read More

Hard work pays off for the Highlanders

Hard work pays off for the Highlanders

by | November 4, 2014

Five, four, three, two, one. The jubilant students rise from the bleachers throwing up their hands and cheering as they look at the scoreboard. 42 for Piedmont, 24 for the visitors. The victorious football... Read More

Football team advances to tournament in Indianapolis

Football team advances to tournament in Indianapolis

by and | June 11, 2014

The football team participated in the Laney 7v7 Passing Tournament, that was held on Saturday June 7. The Piedmont football team took first place and 12 varsity players and two coaches will be advancing... Read More

Football practice begins for the upcoming season

by | June 9, 2014

Teeth clenched, face red, and with sweat dripping down his hair, the athlete nudges the dumbbells higher until his arms are straight to finish up the day’s conditioning session. Football players are currently conditioning... Read More

Football team to play Fortuna tonight at NCS

Football team to play Fortuna tonight at NCS

by | November 22, 2013

After a lengthy bus ride across forests, mountains, and rivers, the football team arrived in Fortuna last night to prepare for their upcoming game tonight. They will face the Fortuna Huskies, who post a... Read More

Brit McCormick takes new strides in football

Brit McCormick takes new strides in football

by | October 21, 2013

Name: McCormick, Britt. Grade: 10. Height: 5’9.” Weight: 130 lbs. Position: wide receiver/linebacker. Jersey number: 28. A player on the JV football team, sophomore Britt McCormick also has cerebral palsy, making him sometimes unable... Read More

Sophomore excels on football field

Sophomore excels on football field

by | October 21, 2013

The clock is ticking down. The ball is snapped. The quarterback gets the ball, looks down the field, sees the open receiver and throws. Touchdown Highlanders. Sophomore Gabriel Watson has been a huge contributor... Read More