The Student News Site of Granada High School

The Pomegranate

The Student News Site of Granada High School

The Pomegranate

The Student News Site of Granada High School

The Pomegranate

Athletic Director Moore

Athletic Director David Moore Wins Norm Mackenzie Award

Marco Garibaldi, Reporter And Editor March 2, 2022

This past week Granada’s athletic director David Moore won the Norm Mackenzie award. The Norm Mackenzie award is an award given out every year to an athletic director in California. This award is...

Varsity girls basketball pulls away with a win against California high school.

Varsity Girls Basketball Earns Best Season Record in Over 20 Years

Sophia Bertolo, Reporter/Editor March 2, 2022

Granada’s varsity girls basketball pulled out of a Covid season with fire and unyielding determination. Ending the season off with a record of 20 wins and merely six losses, this season was the best...

NBA All Star Weekend Takeaways

NBA All Star Weekend Takeaways

Marco Garibaldi, Reporter And Editor February 24, 2022

From February 18 to 20 All Star Weekend for the NBA was held. This three-day event was held in Cleveland, Ohio. The schedules for All Star Weekend were as follows: Friday, February 18 All star...

Girls varsity soccer team celebrating an unbelievable upset win against top-seeded Monte Vista high.

Varsity Girls Soccer Team Takes Down Number One Seed, Moves on to NCS Quarterfinals

Marco Garibaldi, Reporter And Editor February 18, 2022

On Wednesday night, February 17th, 2022, the girls varsity soccer team played their first game against Monte Vista High School in the first round of the NCS Division 1 playoff bracket. Granada’s record...

Chaz Patterson

Athletes of the Week: Chaz Patterson and Hailee MacLean-Herbert

Sophia Bertolo, Reporter/Editor February 18, 2022

This week Chaz Patterson (freshman) and Hailee MacLean-Herbet (freshman) are athletes of the week. Both students are players on the freshman soccer teams and have worked hard this season to make their...

Aaron Donald and other Rams players celebrating after sealing a Super Bowl victory.

Super Bowl LVI Takeaways

Marco Garibaldi, Reporter And Editor February 16, 2022

On Sunday, February 13, 2022, the Los Angeles Rams played the Cincinnati Bengals in Super Bowl LVI in Los Angeles, California. The Rams came up with a clutch touchdown late in the fourth quarter followed...

The Granada wrestling team all smiles after winning EBAL.

Granada Wrestling First in EBAL and Fourth in NCS, Ready for State

Marco Garibaldi, Reporter And Editor February 14, 2022

On February 2, 2022, Granada wrestling beat Dougherty Valley in the Valley Division EBAL Dual Meet Championship. The championship meet happened at Granada high school and Granada beat Dougherty with ease,...

Cristian Franco dribbling the ball forward during a home game against San Ramon Valley high school

Athlete of the Week: Cristian Franco

Marco Garibaldi, Reporter And Editor February 11, 2022

This week's athlete of the week is Cristian Franco, a freshman on the Boys JV Soccer team. This year Cristian is playing the center-mid and striker position, which he enjoys.  Cristian started playing...

Jordan Knight dribbling the ball forward on the attack at a home game versus Amador high.

Athlete of the Week: Jordan Knight

Marco Garibaldi, Reporter And Editor February 4, 2022

This week's featured athlete of the week is Jordan Knight, a senior on the girls varsity soccer team.  Jordan Knight started playing soccer at the age of three and has been involved with the sport...

Tom Brady Actually Retires

Juan Sanzonetti, Reporter And Editor February 2, 2022

The news that no one wanted to hear, Tom Brady announced his retirement from football after 22 seasons, 10 Super Bowl appearances and 7 championships between the New England Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers....

Naeem Salemi holding his hand up after defeated his Livermore high opponent in the duel meet at Granada.

Granada’s Wrestling Team Places High at MidCals, Eyes on NCS and State

Marco Garibaldi, Reporter And Editor February 1, 2022

Last Friday and Saturday, January 22nd and 23rd, Granada Wrestling competed in the 2022 MidCal Wrestling tournament at Gilroy High School. Granada did exceptionally well and placed 6th place overall. Individually,...

Yvo Yambao dribbling and driving down the baseline in the a home game against Fremont of Oakland.

Athlete of the Week: Yvo Yambao

Wyatt Krauss, Reporter, Photographer, Editor January 28, 2022

This week’s featured athlete for Granada is Yvo Yambao, a current sophomore and junior varsity basketball player. Nearing the end of the season, playing basketball has made an incredible impact on Yvo,...

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