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Women’s Tennis triumphs over Encinal in NCS round

Women’s Tennis triumphs over Encinal in NCS round

Teju Anand, Assistant Photography Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Dougherty Valley won in their first NCS round, 7-0, against Encinal High School, on Nov. 6. Senior co-captain Katelyn Eng dominated against Analin Gentz from Encinal 7-6, 7-2, and 6-1. According to Eng, her consistency and mental toughness are her strongest weapons that she uses to beat her opponent. “In...

Women’s Volleyball narrowly defeats Dublin Gaels

Women’s Volleyball narrowly defeats Dublin Gaels

Steven Deng, Copy Editor

November 12, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Dougherty Valley Women’s Volleyball conquered the Dublin Gaels 3-2 in the final home game of the season on Oct. 18. Despite suffering a loss in the first set, Dougherty triumphed in the second and fourth sets while losing in the third. Evenly-matched, the Wildcats were not discouraged and barely defe...

Football clinches playoff seed with victory over rival Gaels

Football clinches playoff seed with victory over rival Gaels

Caroline Lobel and Harshita Neralla

November 10, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Dougherty Valley Varsity Football won at home against the Dublin Gaels 48-21 at the rivalry game on Friday, Oct. 26. The first touchdown was scored seconds into the game by Dublin’s running back, senior Alex Gonsalves, bringing the Gaels into the lead, 7-0. This was quickly changed when Dougherty...

Women’s Water Polo works for first win of season against Mariners

Women’s Water Polo works for first win of season against Mariners

Ronit Kumar, Sports Editor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

On Sept. 25, senior Kaitlyn Said powered the DV women’s water polo team to its first season victory at home against Moreau Catholic, 10-6. One day later, the team struggled against Kimball and lost at home by a score of 17-8. In addition, the team lost their most recent home games against consistent...

Men’s Water Polo celebrates senior night after victory against St. Patrick-St. Vincent

Men’s Water Polo celebrates senior night after victory against St. Patrick-St. Vincent

Michael Han, Assistant News Editor

October 21, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

After winning the home non-conference game against St. Patrick-St. Vincent High School 19-14, Dougherty Valley Varsity Men’s Water Polo ended the Oct. 8 senior night with festivities. To celebrate their dedication over the past few years, the team’s four seniors, Cory Ng, Sharwin Patil, David Wo...

Wildcats waver against San Ramon Valley Wolves at Homecoming game

Wildcats waver against San Ramon Valley Wolves at Homecoming game

Caroline Lobel and Harshita Neralla

October 19, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The Dougherty Valley High varsity football team admitted defeat against the San Ramon Valley Wolves with a score of 44-21 at the Homecoming game on Friday, Oct. 5 at Dougherty. The game started off on the wrong note for the Wildcats when outside linebacker Eric Windham, junior, was injured only a few ...

Dougherty Valley Men’s Water Polo dominates Moreau Catholic and Kimball

Dougherty Valley Men’s Water Polo dominates Moreau Catholic and Kimball

Michael Han, Assistant News Editor

October 16, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The Dougherty Valley men’s water polo team brought their overall season record to 6-6 after winning two consecutive non-conference home games against Moreau Catholic and Kimball on Sept. 25 and Sept. 26, respectively. The Wildcats were comfortably ahead during both games, ending 16-6 and 16-7, respectiv...

Women’s Varsity Volleyball vacillates against Amador Valley and California High

Women’s Varsity Volleyball vacillates against Amador Valley and California High

Steven Deng, Copy Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

The Dougherty Valley women’s volleyball team lost to the Amador Valley Dons 3-1 at a home game on Oct. 4, winning the first set 25-23 but losing the remaining sets 25-15, 25-11 and 25-20, respectively. The Wildcats also suffered another defeat against the Grizzlies on Oct. 11, losing three sets 25-1...

Women’s Volleyball falls to Foothill Falcons 3-1

Steven Deng, Copy Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The Dougherty Valley women’s volleyball team suffered a 3-1 defeat at the hands of the Foothill Falcons at a home game on Sept. 27. Despite winning the first set 27-25, the Wildcats were unable to overcome the Falcons, losing 25-11, 25-23 and 25-21 in the next three sets, respectively. Starti...

Women’s Tennis makes a comeback against San Ramon Valley

Women’s Tennis makes a comeback against San Ramon Valley

Teju Anand, Assistant Photography Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Recovering from their tough setback against San Ramon Valley High School in their first away game, Women’s Tennis triumphed in their home game against the Wolves on Oct. 3, winning by a score of 6-3. “Right after the game, I was pretty confident that we’d win as a team this time, because I ...

Women’s Water Polo struggles in its initial stretch

Women’s Water Polo struggles in its initial stretch

Ronit Kumar, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Despite senior Nava Majlesi’s leadership efforts, the Wildcats start their new season under a new coach in a rough stretch. Their first two home games against mighty Carondelet and inconsistent Castro Valley both resulted in losses due to a lack of communication among the team members. Head Coach...

Dougherty Valley Varsity Football kicks off the season with two consecutive wins

Dougherty Valley Varsity Football kicks off the season with two consecutive wins

Harshita Neralla and Caroline Lobel

September 28, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

The Dougherty Valley Varsity Football team dominated their first two home games against the Arroyo High School Dons, 40-6, on Friday, Sept. 7, and against the Mt. Eden High School Monarchs, 41-6, on Friday, Sept. 14. This strong start could lead to a new season of recovery and growth from last year...

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