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Volleyball Star Kerri Walsh Holds Clinics With Harker Students

Famed beach volleyball player and two-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh visited the Blackford campus on Dec. 21 to give a pair of volleyball clinics to middle and lower school students. A Bay Area native and volleyball star since college, Walsh attended Archbishop Mitty High School and won national...
Dec. 22, 2010 | Read More >>

2010 Homecoming

2010 Homecoming
With activities beginning weeks prior to the main event, this year’s Homecoming on Nov. 12 was exciting and action-packed. As a close-knit K-12 community, Harker has a Homecoming celebration like no other. Students and faculty on all three campuses participated in spirit activities and competitions...
Dec. 18, 2010 | Read More >>

Grades 4 and 5 Basketball Teams End Season Strong

After finishing as the league champions with a perfect 6-0 season, the grade 5 boys JVB1 basketball team lost a tough game to a strong St. Matthews team in the West Bay Athletic League (WBAL) championship game on Dec. 13, coming up just one point short in the 32-31 contest. The following student athletes...
Dec. 15, 2010 | Read More >>

Homecoming Celebrated by All Grades on Saratoga Campus

On a balmy Friday evening in mid-November, Harker’s Saratoga campus and Davis Field were lit up for Homecoming and filled with color, pomp and excitement. Despite riding high on a 7-2 record going in and giving their best efforts, the Harker Eagles, plagued by injuries to starters, had their worst...
Nov. 16, 2010 | Read More >>

Football Strong with 7-1 Record; Fall Sports Wrapping Up

Football The Eagles picked up another victory last weekend, moving them to an impressive 7-1 on this season and making them the winningest team in school history. The Eagles defeated league opponent St. Elizabeth 40-29 Friday night. Once again senior quarterback Rishi Bhatia led the offense, throwing...
Nov. 5, 2010 | Read More >>

Homecoming Preparations in Full Swing!

Harker’s 2010 Homecoming, the second at Davis Field, is Fri., Nov. 12, against Valley Christian of Dublin, and preparations have begun. Balloting for the Homecoming king and queen took place at the end of October but a score of tough backstairs jobs are underway. A few days before game day, additional...
Nov. 4, 2010 | Read More >>

Football Suffers First Defeat to League Leader

Football Congratulations to Rishi Bhatia, grade 12, for being named Mercury News Male Athlete of the Week for his stellar performance in the Eagles’ game against Capuchino High School. The full story can be read here. Harker suffered its first loss of the year to powerhouse Salesian 56-18. The...
Oct. 20, 2010 | Read More >>

Girls Tennis and Varsity Football Stand Undefeated

Football The football team continues to break records advancing to 6-0 on the year and setting the record for the best start in Harker history with their 27-6 win over Capuchino High School. Quarterback Rishi Bhatia, grade 12, had a hand in all 27 points, accumulating 228 yards passing and 117 yards...
Oct. 13, 2010 | Read More >>

Update: Varsity Football Rolls to 6-0

[Football Update] The Eagles triumphed, again, Friday evening, over Capuchino this time, 27-6, making them 6-0!  Quarterback Rishi Bhatia, grade 12, had a hand in all 27 points,  accumulating 228 yards passing and 117 yards rushing. Senior Gautam Krishnamurthi pulled in 150 yards receiving, while Eagles...
Oct. 11, 2010 | Read More >>

Eagle Report Summer 2010

This story was originally published in the Fall 2010 issue of Harker Quarterly Harker Athletes Excel at Summer Sports For Harker athletes who wanted to stay in shape during the summer there was a plethora of options. These ranged from sportspecific camps and practices to the Eagle Iron program, which...
Oct. 7, 2010 | Read More >>