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Golf looks to go undefeated

Golf looks to go undefeated

Owen Fahy and Owen Murray
April 27, 2017
Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

With a tournament win and undefeated season to date, the golf team looks poised to capture its first-ever league title and contend for a North Coast Section title as well. “After a slow start to the year where we had some matches that we probably let get too close,” team captain Chris Potter ’17...

Horowitz, McDonald lead track and field

Horowitz, McDonald lead track and field

Sean Mendiola, Reporter
April 24, 2017
Filed under Sports

Track and field athletes are looking to improve their personal record times while bringing in another league title after losing to University High School last year in the North Coast Section championships. “We are a very well-rounded team who has a good shot at defending our league title and reclaiming...

Swim team on the rise

Swim team on the rise

Owen Murray, Reporter
April 24, 2017
Filed under Sports

Although swimming got off to a rocky start with three consecutive losses, the high-spirited team is on a roll. The team pulled away with an important win against Lick-Wilmerding on April 4. Captain John Abbot ’18 led the team by placing first in his 20 lap, 500 meter race. The team also dominated...

Hall Basketball faces rematch with Perennial Powerhouse

Hall Basketball faces rematch with Perennial Powerhouse

Christopher Cohen, Managing Editor
March 8, 2017
Filed under Sports

Basketball is ramping up for its first-round game of the CIF Division 4 State Tournament against Half Moon Bay High School this Wednesday. The Knights have qualified for the state tournament in each of the past four years, but the team’s recent promotion to Division 4 makes the road to a state c...

Knights roll to 19-7 victory over Sonoma Academy

Knights roll to 19-7 victory over Sonoma Academy

Nicholas Hom, Associate Editor-in-Chief
March 4, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Knights baseball team made the best out of its two-hour trek to Santa Rosa last night with a 19-7 win against Sonoma Academy in the Knights’ quest to defend their 7th straight BCL West Championship. The season opener provided a good omen for the Knights’ season after weeks of rainouts and reschedulings. “It was nice to...

Emotions run high as Knights suffer NCS elimination

Emotions run high as Knights suffer NCS elimination

Owen Fahy and Christopher Cohen
March 2, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Knights were eliminated from the North Coast Section tournament with their 64-40 semifinal loss to St. Joseph Notre Dame tonight. Stuart Hall won the tip, starting the game with a layup by point guard Miles Amos ’19. Following the quick basket, St. Joe’s employed a high pressure 2-2-1 full-cour...

Knights look to knock off best Div. 4 team in state

Knights look to knock off best Div. 4 team in state

Owen Fahy, Editor-in-Chief
February 28, 2017
Filed under Sports

Knights’ basketball takes on the Pilots of St. Joseph Notre Dame in a semifinal game on Wednesday night in Alameda for a chance at Stuart Hall’s second North Coast Section Championship in three years. Despite the Pilots’ 11-1 record in its own gym, the team is not counting on playing in Alameda...

Track and Field ramps up

Track and Field ramps up

Christopher Cohen, Managing Editor
February 17, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Convent & Stuart Hall track and field team just began practice last week, yet it has its eyes set on its fifth league title in six years. “I look forward to this upcoming season and my continued growth on the throwing unit,” Ben Cross ’18 said. “I want to push myself to be able to...

Wrestlers win league season title

Wrestlers win league season title

Owen Fahy, Editor-in-Chief
February 17, 2017
Filed under Sports

With Knights wrestling competition finished, the team looks towards the individual competitions, having finished a successful campaign by capturing a second place finish at the North Coast Section Championships last Saturday and winning the Bay Area Conference Championship at the California School for...

Baseball looks for seventh straight title

Baseball looks for seventh straight title

Sean Mendiola, Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under Sports

The baseball team began practice under a new coach on Feb. 6, and is looking to win another league title after finishing third in the North Coast Section against St. Joseph Notre Dame High School in extra innings during the 2016 playoffs. New head coach Brian Ceinar will lead the team as Coach Joey...

Knights prepare to take on University

Knights prepare to take on University

Christopher Cohen, Managing Editor
February 7, 2017
Filed under Sports

Stuart Hall JV and varsity basketball players are preparing to brave the storm tonight at league rival University High School in hopes of securing the BCL-West league championship. In the most recent games between The Hall and University, Stuart Hall came out on top, making the Knights the favorites walking into tonight’s matchup. “We know it’s goi...

Frosh and JV win, Varsity postponed due to leak

Christopher Cohen and Owen Murray
January 13, 2017
Filed under Sports

A leak in the Dungeon's roof may have stopped varsity basketball from playing as part of a scheduled tripleheader on Tuesday night, but it didn’t halt the frosh-soph and JV teams from emerging victorious in their games. “The floor needs to be fixed,” frosh-soph center Jackson Daecher ’19 sa...