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  • Matadors Flee Orinda over Spring Break
  • Mats Cheer Wins National Championship
  • The Mirador Reviews the Effects of the Kevin Durant Injury
  • Drones take Miramonte by Storm
  • Miramonte Lacrosse Suffers From Low Participation
  • Matadors Flee Orinda over Spring Break

    Matadors Flee Orinda over Spring Break

    Peter Stehr, Sports Editor

    April 19, 2017

    Spring break lies in a unique time of year where vacationers can either flock to tropical locations and get their pre-summer tan ready, or take in the last weeks of the ski season in the mountains. Matadors undoubtedly took advantage of this, with numerous students escaping to Everywhere from Cabo San Lu...

    Both Rachel Goldberg (right) and Frankie Veverka (left) enjoyed spring break in very different locations.

    Photos: Frankie Veverka and Rachel Goldberg

  • Mats Cheer Wins National Championship

    Mats Cheer Wins National Championship

    Kiki Immel, Staff Writer

    April 10, 2017

      The Miramonte Competitive Cheerleading Team placed first at the USA Spirit Nationals at the Small Varsity Show Cheer Novice division. The event took place at the Anaheim Convention Center from March 24th to the 26th. The MHS Comp Team pulled ahead from the eight other squads to secure f...

    The Miramonte Comp Cheer team poses for a picture with their trophy.

    Meghan Hashimoto

  • 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...

    Photo: http://www.cityofslt.us/index.aspx?NID=859

  • Miramonte Lacrosse Suffers From Low Participation

    Miramonte Lacrosse Suffers From Low Participation

    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.

News

Mats Cheer Wins National Championship

Mats Cheer Wins National Championship

Kiki Immel, Staff Writer

  The Miramonte Competitive Cheerleading Team placed first at the USA Spirit Nationals at the Small Varsity Show Cheer Novice division. The event took place at the...

April 10, 2017No Comments

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 7, 2017No Comments

Breakout Session Inspired by Need for Community Discussion

December 16, 2016

City Supports Downtown Orinda Renewal

December 15, 2016

Freshmen Eat Up At Linksgiving

Freshmen Eat Up At Linksgiving

December 1, 2016

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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 8, 2016No Comments

  • Dino Eating Dash September 1, 2016
  • Gifts For Grads June 9, 2016
  • Spring Play Has Unconventional Theme June 8, 2016

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Sports

Miramonte Continues their Hot Start with League Wins

Miramonte Continues their Hot Start with League Wins

Xavier Clark, Staff Writer

Mens golf has started the season strong with a 11-2 overall record and 4-2 in league. Last Wednesday, 4/12, the Mats fell to crosstown rival Campolindo in a tight match, o...

April 21, 2017No Comments

  • The Mirador Reviews the Effects of the Kevin Durant Injury March 24, 2017
  • Miramonte Lacrosse Suffers From Low Participation March 20, 2017
  • Miramonte Freshman Basketball Team Completes Undefeated Season March 14, 2017

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Entertainment

Matadors Flee Orinda over Spring Break

Matadors Flee Orinda over Spring Break

Peter Stehr, Sports Editor

Spring break lies in a unique time of year where vacationers can either flock to tropical locations and get their pre-summer tan ready, or take in the last weeks of the ski s...

April 19, 2017No Comments

Drones take Miramonte by Storm

Drones take Miramonte by Storm

March 24, 2017

Supreme Lookbook Spring/Summer 2017

March 1, 2017

Cop or Drop? Edition 2

November 29, 2016

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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 13, 2016No Comments

Opinion: Not All Students Walked Out for the Same Reasons

November 28, 2016

California Ballot Propositions Need to be Examined

November 4, 2016

Why are we Afraid of Year-Round Schooling?

October 5, 2016

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