Sports

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

Equestrians ride through high school with passion

Equestrians ride through high school with passion

by | March 7, 2017

While most students spend their afternoons doing homework or playing a school sport, some students instead work with 1,000 pound animals,  navigate difficult courses, jump over obstacles, all while trying to maintain their speed... Read More

New swimming coach dives into the season

New swimming coach dives into the season

by | March 7, 2017

From tree pose to the perfect flip turn, there’s a new face on the pool deck this spring. New swim coach Victoria Fernandez brings her multiple talents to the team. Fernandez assumed the position... Read More

Nabavi shreds the slopes at Sugar Bowl

Nabavi shreds the slopes at Sugar Bowl

by | March 7, 2017

Hurtling forward and turning quickly back and forth, carving lines into the glimmering fresh white snow, sending showers of powder behind him, he snowboards down a steep slope. The landscape of Sugar Bowl rests... Read More

Basketball shoots for success

Basketball shoots for success

by | February 7, 2017

As one of the most successful basketball coaches of the 20th century said, “The eight laws of learning are explanation, demonstration, imitation, repetition, repetition, repetition, repetition.” The PHS basketball program has been taking some... Read More

Spring sports plan to hit the field running

Spring sports plan to hit the field running

by | February 7, 2017

Springtime is a time for the freshly cut grass on the baseball diamond, new running shoes on the track, and re-stringing the pockets on lacrosse sticks. Captains are preparing their teams as much as... Read More

Flooding washes up issues at Witter Field

Flooding washes up issues at Witter Field

by | February 7, 2017

Not fall season, not winter season, but rain season. A sea of Piedmont community members arrive at Witter Field carrying thin, wooden boards tucked tightly under their arms to participate in the field’s most... Read More

Sabrina Kim tackles life head-on

Sabrina Kim tackles life head-on

by | February 7, 2017

It is a dark and stormy night—6 p.m. on a Thursday in December, and the rain is coming down harder than it has in a long time. Still, the uninspiring weather does not stop... Read More

Freshmen score women’s soccer varsity spots

Freshmen score women’s soccer varsity spots

by | December 21, 2016

Cheers and names of players are yelled loudly while bodies shuffle forward to see the list of players who made the varsity women’s soccer team. Six freshman left the breezeway feeling very happy that... Read More

Winter sports participate in team bonding

by | December 21, 2016

“Everyone’s sitting around the table at one of the dinners and we’re all just talking and having a good time,” said varsity men’s soccer player senior Chris Conn. This is one of his favorite... Read More