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The Mirador

  • The Mirador Reviews the Effects of the Kevin Durant Injury
  • Drones take Miramonte by Storm
  • Russ Concert Brings Energy to Oakland
  • Miramonte Triumphs Against Mt. Diablo
  • The Mirador Reviews the Effects of the Kevin Durant Injury

    The Mirador Reviews the Effects of the Kevin Durant Injury

    Xavier Clark and Robin Van Der Laan, Staff Writer

    March 24, 2017

      Positives: Durant’s injury can be the catalyst that pushes the Warriors over the hump this year. All year the Warriors have been leaning on Durant and he has produced. However, guys like Steph Curry and Draymond Green have totally regressed from last year. Offensively, Draymond PPG, fiel...

    The Warriors must prove themselves after star player Kevin Durant goes down with a leg injury.

    Erza Shaw/Getty Images

  • Drones take Miramonte by Storm

    Drones take Miramonte by Storm

    Peter Stehr, Sports Editor

    March 24, 2017

    Drones, those mini quad-copters that were a thing of sci-fi films, have now been more accessible than ever to the broad public. As a result, teenagers everywhere have been exercising the drones’ ability to fly high and far, over cliffs and oceans, to finally capture footage that would be otherwise inacce...

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  • Xavier Clark, Staff Writer

    March 20, 2017

    As varsity men’s lacrosse plays a tight game against Northgate, many of the underclassmen sit on the sideline and watch. In this nail biting-game many underclassmen who would usually play junior varsity receive no playing time at all. This same situation will happen throughout the season as the Mats see low...

    As the Mats stand during the national anthem, there larger than usually varsity team is shown.

  • Russ Concert Brings Energy to Oakland

    Russ Concert Brings Energy to Oakland

    Riley Eversole, Staff Writer

    February 23, 2017

    The energy of the Fox Theater in Oakland exploded this past Friday night as contemporary rapper Russ lifted spirits in the room. Featuring songs with deep bass and catchy beats, acapella jams and personal insight gained on his journey, Russ offered a truly unique concert experience. Towering over ...

    Russ delivers the encore under colorful lights. The Russ concert this past Friday attracted several Miramonte students.

    M. Metherd

  • Miramonte Triumphs Against Mt. Diablo

    Miramonte Triumphs Against Mt. Diablo

    Cassidy Haskell, Staff Writer

    February 3, 2017

    On Friday, January 20th at Miramonte, the Miramonte varsity men’s team and Mt. Diablo High School’s gave it their all on the soccer field. The game was ninety minutes of excitement and nonstop action. Not a single player felt unsatisfied with their efforts despite the fact that Mt. Diablo is a less...

News

Storm Headed to Northern California

Storm Headed to Northern California

Kathleen Immel and Reagan Tierney

Kayaks, canoes, snorkeling gear, boats, and other flotation devices will be necessary this weekend as Northern California is expecting large amounts of rain and horrible f...

January 7No Comments

Breakout Session Inspired by Need for Community Discussion

Sofia Ruiz, Opinion Editor

“What words hurt you?” Teachers around the school sat with their students last Thursday to engage in a discussion about acceptance and diversity. Students saw various pictures ...

December 16No Comments

City Supports Downtown Orinda Renewal

December 15

Freshmen Eat Up At Linksgiving

Freshmen Eat Up At Linksgiving

December 1

Winter Ball Kicks Off Holiday Season

Winter Ball Kicks Off Holiday Season

December 1

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Feature

The AMIGOS Experience

Kendall Roberts, Co-Managing Editor

Tears rolled down the cheeks of every person in the crowd. Waving goodbye for the last time, they watched as the bus rolled away. Heading home, junior William Shain was leavi...

September 8No Comments

  • Dino Eating Dash September 1
  • Gifts For Grads June 9
  • Spring Play Has Unconventional Theme June 8

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Sports

The Mirador Reviews the Effects of the Kevin Durant Injury

The Mirador Reviews the Effects of the Kevin Durant Injury

Xavier Clark and Robin Van Der Laan, Staff Writer

  Positives: Durant’s injury can be the catalyst that pushes the Warriors over the hump this year. All year the Warriors have been leaning on Durant and he has pro...

March 24No Comments

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  • Miramonte Freshman Basketball Team Completes Undefeated Season March 14
  • Miramonte Girls Basketball Wins First NorCal Home Playoff Game March 10

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Entertainment

Drones take Miramonte by Storm

Drones take Miramonte by Storm

Peter Stehr, Sports Editor

Drones, those mini quad-copters that were a thing of sci-fi films, have now been more accessible than ever to the broad public. As a result, teenagers everywhere have been...

March 24No Comments

Supreme Lookbook Spring/Summer 2017

March 1

Cop or Drop? Edition 2

November 29

Performers for Progress

October 28

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Opinion

Trump Rallies Spread Nationwide

Trump Rallies Spread Nationwide

Peter Stehr, Sports Editor

From Philadelphia, to Denver, to Los Angeles, and even to our own backyard in Oakland, the result of the national election caused an eruption of protests nationwide earlier...

December 13No Comments

Opinion: Not All Students Walked Out for the Same Reasons

November 28

California Ballot Propositions Need to be Examined

November 4

Why are we Afraid of Year-Round Schooling?

October 5

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