Sports

Varsity men’s basketball beats Kelseyville 70-26, Freshmen step up

Varsity men’s basketball beats Kelseyville 70-26, Freshmen step up

by and | December 10, 2012

The Highlanders got to work immediately after senior James Ormond won the tip against the Kelseyville Knights. After a few failed attempts from both teams, the Highlanders started to develop their rhythm and began... Read More

Equestrian athletes share bond with horses

Equestrian athletes share bond with horses

by | November 26, 2012

Galloping through the course, she and her horse are one as they effortlessly glide over the various jumps and obstacles.  Nearing the final jump, they take one last leap in the air, successfully clearing... Read More

Soccer teams look to thrive in new WAAC-12 league

by | November 14, 2012

The men’s and women’s varsity soccer teams are similar in at least three ways – they are coming off of winning seasons, they have returning head coaches, and they both made it to the... Read More

Basketball team builds off last year’s success, playoff run

Basketball team builds off last year’s success, playoff run

by | November 14, 2012

Basketball tryouts were recently held on Monday November 5th and Tuesday November 6th. The freshmen went on the court first at 6:15pm, followed by the sophomores at 7:15, and then the juniors and seniors... Read More

McDonald advances tennis career at UCLA

McDonald advances tennis career at UCLA

by | November 14, 2012

He sends the tennis ball soaring through the air at the impressive speed of 115mph, as he slices his spin serve at the start of every match. Decked out in his blue and yellow... Read More

PHS physical fitness program revamped

by | November 7, 2012

Imagine having to go from running the mile once a quarter to four to five times a month. This is one of the changes caused by the new physical fitness program at PHS. Athletic... Read More

Thiel steals the tennis spotlight

by | November 5, 2012

Kaelli Thiel. A freshman. Number one in varsity tennis singles. Thiel has been playing tennis competitively for a year and a half and works three hours a day during the week and six hours... Read More

Senior Night: Highlanders shut out by Mt. Eden, 31-0

Senior Night: Highlanders shut out by Mt. Eden, 31-0

by and | November 2, 2012

The Highlanders could not connect the dots Nov. 2. Mt. Eden’s relentless offense put up 31 points to the Highlander’s 0. Piedmont started out strong, forcing a Mt. Eden punt on their first drive,... Read More

Sibling Duos Dominate

by | October 29, 2012

Sophomore Matt Fong shoots a glance across the court at his twin brother Chris. “We know what each other is thinking,” Matt said. “If they’re really good, we look at each other like ‘we... Read More

Football players plagued by injuries

Football players plagued by injuries

by | October 26, 2012

The quarterback catches the snap. The defense is pressuring heavily. He remembers the play and turns for the hand-off  Instant pain comes through his left hand and immediately this quarterback is out with a pinky... Read More