Sports

Volleyball team sets itself up for success with new coach

Volleyball team sets itself up for success with new coach

by | October 17, 2017

The gym lights blare. The white ball volleys from one side to the other. Sweat drips from faces to floor. It is a close game. Now it is time for Head Coach Alison West... Read More

Disney makes a splash as water polo team captain

Disney makes a splash as water polo team captain

by | October 17, 2017

Game day arrives and senior Annika Disney goes through her routine. She wears a Piedmont visor to school, the same one she has been wearing for four years, sings Kanye West for the whole... Read More

New strength and conditioning coach sprints into action

by | September 19, 2017

Three words: Endurance. Perseverance. Stamina. Maurice F. Scott is the new strength and conditioning coach, working with the track and field athletes to improve their endurance, perseverance, and stamina during the fall season. Head... Read More

Thiel makes a racquet on the court

Thiel makes a racquet on the court

by | September 19, 2017

The sun just peeking over the Berkeley hills, she tightens her laces and grabs her racquet. It’s 6am and freshman Makenna Thiel is just starting her day with an early tennis training session during... Read More

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

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