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The Pomegranate

The Student News Site of Granada High School

The Pomegranate

The Student News Site of Granada High School

The Pomegranate

World Cup Results: Quarter-Finals To The End

World Cup Results: Quarter-Finals To The End

Ella Philippe, Reporter December 19, 2022

A couple of weeks ago we left off at the end out the round of 16 and the beginning of the quarter-finals. Since then all the games in the quarter-finals have been played. On Tuesday and Wednesday the semi-finals...

Granada Boys Cross Country Places Second at State and 16th in the Nation

Granada Boys Cross Country Places Second at State and 16th in the Nation

Mia Bartl, Reporter December 12, 2022

This past week, Granada’s boys' cross country team was one of 22 teams selected to compete in the Nike Cross National Race (NXN). The invitation included an all expenses paid trip to Portland, where...

World Cup Trophy

2022 World Cup Recap to the Quarterfinals

Ella Philippe, Reporter December 8, 2022

The Fifa World Cup has been going on since the 1930’s and every four years 32 teams get together and play to win the big title. This year in 2022 these 32 teams have qualified to play in the world cup. Group...

Granada Football Season Recap

Granada Football Season Recap

Gabe Ruiz, Reporter November 14, 2022

With the Granada football season coming to an end, the coaches from each level were asked why they believed they were successful in their season. The results for all three levels of Matador football were:...

Noel Mattern on the far left and other members of the cross country team.

NCS Coach of the Year: Noel Mattern

Henrikch Aguisando and Tati Strickland November 10, 2022

Granada's Cross Country team is the most successful team the East Bay has seen in years. This past weekend, all six levels of runners placed first at this year's EBAL Championship, and both boys and girls...

The Boys and Girls Varsity Teams After the Races

Granada’s Cross Country Team Sweeps League Championships

Luther Hart, Reporter November 10, 2022

On Saturday, November 5, 2022, the East Bay Athletic League (EBAL) championships were held in Newhall Park in Concord, and for many, was the end of the cross country season this year. With this in mind,...

Dheeraj Gurusamy during the CIF State Meet

Athlete of the Week: Dheeraj Gurusamy

Tati Strickland, Reporter November 4, 2022

This week our athlete is part of the sixth highest ranked cross country team in the nation. Dheeraj Gurusamy is a senior and has been part of Granada's cross country team for four years. Cross country...

#18 going up for a block against Benecia

Athlete of the Week: Izzy Garrido-Ramirez Ramsey

Tati Strickland, Reporter October 28, 2022

This athlete of the week spends her time in the pool, she is a sophomore and is on Granada's varsity water polo team. Izzy Garrido-Ramirez Ramsey has been playing water polo for two and a half years and...

Athlete of the Week: Sierra Swansiger

Athlete of the Week: Sierra Swansiger

Tati Strickland, Reporter October 21, 2022

This athlete of the week plays one of the most technical and strategic sports in the world. Sierra Swansiger, a senior at Granada high school has played on the girls varsity tennis team all four years. Tennis...

The Varsity A Team just before their race

Granada Boys Cross Country Wins Five Out of Six Races at Mariner Invitational

Luther Hart, Reporter October 21, 2022

On Saturday, October 15, Hayward high school hosted the Mariner Invitational on the same three-mile course used for the NCS championship race. After a third place finish at the Clovis Invitational the...

Granadas JV Team lined up for the national anthem

The Insight of the Currently Undefeated JV Football Team

Gabe Ruiz, Reporter October 18, 2022

From last year's JV football team to this new year, the only thing that changed is the coaching staff. This year's JV football team is once again undefeated. They have rolled over teams like Heritage,...

Granada Girls Golf Team Sees Success This Season

Granada Girls Golf Team Sees Success This Season

Mia Bartl, Reporter October 18, 2022

With their fifth place ranking in the Tracy High Tournament, Granada’s girls golf team is a force to be reckoned with. Led by Lauren Anthony, the team’s strong bond and shared love of golf has allowed...

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