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Gallery: Seniors defeat teachers in Turkey Bowl

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On Thursday at lunch, the seniors defeated the teachers by two touchdowns in the annual Turkey Bowl. A day earlier, the teachers fell to the juniors by one touchdown.

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Gallery: Redwood eliminated from NCS in heartbreaker

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After battling back from the brink of elimination in its NCS semifinal match vs. Las Lomas, the Redwood volleyball team took an early lead in the decisive fifth game and seemed on its way to an epic comeback victory. But despite Redwood’s momentum, Las Lomas came roaring back to win the final game 15-12 and […]

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Gallery: Wrestlers learn new techniques from collegiate athlete

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Dustin Noack, a former wrestler at UC Davis, came to the boys’ wrestling practice on Monday morning to teach them new techniques for their upcoming season.

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Gallery: Girls’ varsity volleyball fights through first NCS game to victory

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After securing a bye in the first round of the North Coast Section Division II playoffs, the top ranked girls’ varsity volleyball team fended off eighth-ranked Newark Memorial High School (23-10) to earn a spot in the tournament’s semi-finals. The game was more competitive than the 3-1 final score would suggest with three of four […]

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Varsity soccer’s season ended by Marin Catholic in NCS playoffs

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Marin Catholic broke the varsity soccer team’s collective hearts in the NCS playoffs, defeating Redwood 2-1 late in the game on Friday afternoon in Larkspur. Marin Catholic earned a penalty kick in stoppage time after a handball by a Redwood defender in the 18-yard box gave the Wildcats the opportunity to win the game. Marin […]

Homecoming Court Canditates Douglas Pardella and Celeste Carswell round the gym on a tandem bicycle.

Homecoming Recap: A Photo Essay

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Redwood High School was abuzz with spirit during the 2012 Homecoming Week with lunchtime events and spirit themes every day. The events culminated in the crowning of the King and Queen, Will Finnie and Kally Watson.

Green? The freshmen perform their best impersonation of the Drake Pirates while spectators boo the rival school.

Day 3 Gallery: Homecoming Rally

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The annual Homecoming Rally was held Thursday in the gym. The rally included the presentation of the Homecoming Court, a slam poem from Peer Resource, the Varsity Cheer routine, and the class skit contest, in which each class prepared a skit in accordance to their Homecoming theme. Skits were open to any members of each […]

Douglas Pardella makes over his partner Celeste Carswell during Wednesday's lunchtime make-over contest. Wednesday was also Neon Day.

Day 2 Gallery: Before, during, and after – Homecoming makeover contest

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Day two of Homecoming festivities continued at lunch with a makeover contest between the court couples. Each boy applied makeup to his partner’s face, and in the end, MC Ariella Rosenthal chose  Zach Dubin and Megan Daly as the winning couple based on the volume of the crowd’s cheers.

Olivia Kontinnen and William Simmonds sing during the lunchtime karaoke competition on Tuesday, which was also pajama day.

Day 1 Gallery: Homecoming week kicks off with karaoke sing-off

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Pajama-clad students returned to school after the long weekend to find each of the stairwells decorated by each class in the theme assigned to them. Homecoming week was going into full swing. The week’s events kicked off at lunchtime when the homecoming court members took the mural stage in the karaoke sing-off organized by the […]

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Gallery: Varsity soccer clinches first round playoff bye

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The varsity boys’ soccer team clinched a first round bye in the MCAL playoffs with a big win 4-0 over Justin-Siena. Sasha Boussina led the Giants with three goals as Redwood dominated on their way to a convincing victory that locked up a second place finish in the MCAL standings. Tam sits in first place […]