Sports

Ormond transforms from benchwarmer to star

Ormond transforms from benchwarmer to star

by | February 4, 2013

Four years ago, senior James Ormond told senior Dylan James Kavanaugh that he would be trying out for the freshmen basketball team. Kavanaugh laughed disbelievingly. A month ago, Kavanaugh laughed again, this time in... Read More

Men’s basketball falls to Castro Valley, 42-67

Men’s basketball falls to Castro Valley, 42-67

by and | January 30, 2013

The men’s varsity basketball team fell to Castro Valley 42-67 on Wednesday for their fourth consecutive loss, their third in-a-row in league. The game began with a scoring drought for the Highlanders, who finally got... Read More

Birdies fly as badminton officially joins PHS sports

Birdies fly as badminton officially joins PHS sports

by | January 29, 2013

This spring sports season, an all new team will be added to the list of Piedmont athletic programs.  It’s badminton.  The formalized team of approximately 24 students will be competing this spring in the... Read More

Rodriguez and Torio first varsity freshmen since ’92

Rodriguez and Torio first varsity freshmen since ’92

by | December 17, 2012

As the Highlanders gear up for their first league game in the new West Alameda County Conference (WACC), fans will be focused on what the starting lineup can muster against perennial powerhouses like Castro... Read More

Varsity women’s water polo sets new record

Varsity women’s water polo sets new record

by | December 17, 2012

This year, the women’s water polo team made history. The team holds the best West Alameda Country Conference (WACC) record this year of 6-0 in league, compared to the previous best record from 2000,... Read More

PCA preaches to students

by | December 17, 2012

All winter sports athletes attended the mandatory Positive Coaching Alliance assembly lead by PCA spokesperson Kathy Toon, on Nov 27. The assembly was intended to teach the athletes about sportsmanship. Varsity soccer captain, junior... Read More

CIF and back

CIF and back

by | December 17, 2012

As the Women’s Cross Country Team sprinted along the final stretch of California State Championships at Woodward Park in Fresno they proved to the rest of the state that Piedmont will be a strong... Read More

Freshmen fly through soccer tryouts for varsity spots

Freshmen fly through soccer tryouts for varsity spots

by | December 17, 2012

This year three freshmen girls and three freshman boys are playing on the varsity soccer teams: Tess Olcott, Grace Sanford, Maeve Sullivan, Julien Orban, Alex Papachristopoulos, and Josh Landheer. Varsity soccer player freshman Tess... Read More

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