The Dublin High School Varsity Boys Soccer team continued their winning ways with a 4-0 victory over Irvington on November 30th in their season opener. Coming off an undefeated 2021 season, the Gaels struck quickly against the Vikings by scoring 2 goals in the first 15 minutes of play. Dublin remained up 2-0 for most of the contest before scoring 2 late goals to put away the match. The Junior Varsity squad prevailed over Irvington 5-0, and both the JV and Varsity Boys soccer teams will be back in action at Gaels Stadium on Saturday afternoon (December 4th) against Deer Valley (2:00/4:15).
Another team which had success in their season opener was the Varsity Girls Basketball team. Dublin was powered by a dominant defensive performance, limiting their opponent (and tournament host team) Golden Valley High School of Merced to just 8 points for the entire game and coming away with a 49-8 victory. The Gaels advance to tonight’s semifinals where they will be taking in Beyer High School of Modesto at 8:00 p.m.
In other Varsity action on Thursday, the Girls Varsity Soccer team produced a clean sheet defensively but were unable to get on the board against American and settled for a 0-0 tie. Dublin remains undefeated at 2-0-1 overall and will be back in action tonight at Gaels Stadium against Kennedy-Fremont at 5:00 p.m.
Other featured home events for tonight include the JV and Varsity Boys Basketball doubleheader against Antioch in the Sports Complex (5:30/7:00) . Admission is free to all athletic events with a DHS Digital Sports pass and/or an ASB sticker For those purchasing tickets, the Dublin High School GoFan page for all events is here.
Several other programs are in action this weekend as well. The Boys and Girls Cross Country teams head down to Fresno for their final meet of the season – the Nike Cross Nationals West Coast Regionals, which is an invitation-only event for only the top programs in the country. Our Boys Freshmen Basketball team will also be in action tonight at the semi-finals of the Ygnacio Valley Tournament following a 68-33 victory yesterday over Las Lomas. The Wrestling team will be headed to Freedom High School in Oakley for the Falcon Shootout on Saturday. The JV Girls Soccer team will be traveling to face Castro Valley following a season opening win against American, while our JV Girls Basketball team will continue play in the Mission San Jose Tournament.