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Athlete of Interest: Lilly Mei

Andrew Chuang and Chuang

May 26, 2017

Every day after school, junior Lilly Mei can be found with her heart racing, rhythmically pushing her oars stroke after stroke on the frigid blue-gray waters of the Oakland estuary. Mei is a dedicated athlete in the sport of crew — an Olympic sport with an extensive collegiate history, that is oft...

DV Softball defeated in their rivalry match against Dublin

DV Softball defeated in their rivalry match against Dublin

Amanda Su and Karen Wang

May 12, 2017

On May 11, 2017, the Dougherty Valley Varsity Softball Team lost their last game of the season in a tense rivalry match against the Dublin Gaels, 18-17. Before the game began, senior captains Julia Galloway and Karina Flores discussed their hopes and expectations going into the match, especially regardin...

Men’s Tennis shoots down Foothill Falcons

Men’s Tennis shoots down Foothill Falcons

Armaan Rashid and Arul Kirubakaran

March 28, 2017

After a tense, brutal matchup, Dougherty’s Men’s Tennis team shot down the Foothill Falcons 6-3 on March 14, continuing their 46-game winning streak and setting up the team for continued dominance through the rest of the season. DV’s formidable Men’s Tennis team traded up from the Diablo ...

Women’s Basketball: Wildcats find their footing on foreign ground

Anumita Jain and Karen Wang

February 24, 2017

It was Feb. 14, Dublin’s Senior Night. The Gaels’ gymnasium was decked out in posters of their players and a small yet formidable crowd of about 45 Gaels, equipped with red “Beat DV” shirts, posters, a reflective sheet meant to distract the Wildcats and dormant — but not for long — spirit...

Lady Wildcats soccer falls to Foothill Falcons

Andrew Chuang, Sports Editor

February 3, 2017

On Jan, 12, the women’s soccer team was defeated by the Foothill Falcons due to weak defense displayed by the Wildcats. After losses in league games against California, Monte Vista and Carondelet, the Wildcats knew there were aspects of the game they needed to improve as soon as possible. “We nee...

Women’s Basketball defeated by San Ramon Valley Wolves

Karen Wang and Anumita Jain

February 3, 2017

Despite a strong start, the Dougherty Valley Women’s basketball team lost against San Ramon Valley Wolves 50-41 in an away game on Jan. 10, breaking their winning league streak. The team was coming off of two league wins against California and Monte Vista with final scores of 55-52 and 57-51, resp...

Men’s Varsity Soccer achieves balanced record of 2-2 in first two league games

Ronit Kumar, Sports Editor

February 3, 2017

On Dec. 20, 2016, the Wildcats soccer team sealed two victories against the California Grizzlies and the Monte Vista Mustangs due to outstanding leadership by senior and Captain Laith Jamil Anqud but fell to the San Ramon Valley Wolves and De La Salle Spartans because of the lack of communication. In their first leagu...

Volleyball Captain Cynthia Zhu sets team up for success

Isabel Ting, Co-News Editor

January 9, 2017

After 24 high school volleyball games over the course of four years, senior player Cynthia Zhu has come a long way since freshman year. Starting off with zero experience in the sport on the freshman team, she is now one of the three team captains as well as one of the most crucial players. Zhu re...

Women’s Basketball places third in DV Winter Classic

Karen Wang and Pranav Chillappagari

January 9, 2017

Dougherty Valley’s Varsity Women’s Basketball kicked off their season by finishing in third place at the Dougherty Valley Winter Classic, setting an optimistic tone for the rest of the season. Round 1: The Wildcats won their first game against Skyline, 70-48, on Dec. 1, 2016, setting an optimistic mood for the ...

Coach Brian Nichols to debut as new baseball coach in February 2017

Ronit Kumar, Sports Editor

November 22, 2016

On Aug. 29, DV athletic director Mrs. Nechia Miller hired Coach Brian Nichols to serve as the Varsity baseball coach for Dougherty Valley High School. Nichols has plenty of experience in both playing baseball and coaching baseball players and has a great wealth of knowledge about the game. He has coa...

Wildcats continue losing streak against Cal High, Foothill, Livermore and San Ramon

Harmonie Yacob and Sean Walker

November 10, 2016

On Oct. 21, Wildcat football was looking to end their scoring drought and three game losing streak, but ultimately fell to the San Ramon Wolves, 49-0 . On Sept. 30, DVHS went up against an old friend and former assistant of Coach Mr. Tisa, Ryan Partridge, who is now the head coach of the Livermore C...

Dougherty resurges to demolish Dublin

Dougherty resurges to demolish Dublin

Isabel Ting, Co-News Editor

November 3, 2016

Senior night for the women’s volleyball team ends in a 3-2 win for Dougherty against Dublin High. Although Dougherty had a 17-10 lead in the first set, Wildcats fell behind and lost in the first set. The Wildcats were trailing even further behind in the second set. Towards the end of the second set, an ...

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