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Taking a Stand in History!
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 6/1/17
   By: Zach Triay, The Plaid, Staff Writer 

     May 6th and 7th, Upland High School students participated in State History Day in Sacramento. National History Day is a competition in which students make projects p... Read full story

Are You Feeling Sleepy? The Annual Hypnotist Show
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 6/1/17
       By: Janae Aguirre, The Plaid, Staff Writer

     The annual Hypnosis show was held on Friday, May 26 and the senior class seemed eager to experience all that it had to offer. But what is Hypnosis? Psycho... Read full story

ASB for 2017-2018
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 6/1/17
         By: Andrea Sosa, The Plaid, Staff Writer 

        With the 2016-2017 school year coming to an end, Upland High has made some changes in preparation for the 2017-2018 school year. We hav... Read full story

Senior Awards
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 6/1/17
By: Dora Myers and Keren Santamaria; The Plaid, Staff Writers

     On Thursday, May 25, Upland High School Seniors were given different awards to commemorate their achievements during their high school careers. Students... Read full story

UTV and Video Production Go Universal
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 6/1/17
    By: Michelle Mercado; The Plaid, Staff Writer

 On March 26, I went along with the Video Production and the UTV classes to Universal Studios, in order to understand the family values Mr. Miura tends to keep up throughout the y... Read full story

Fidget Spinners on Campus
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 5/31/17
     By: Zach Lopez; The Plaid, Staff Writer

     Fidget spinners have become way to keep people distracted and have something to play with. Now, students at schools and adults are buying the toys ju... Read full story

Hip Hop Show
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 5/31/17
       By: Zainab Aljalal and Andrea Sosa; The Plaid, Staff Writers

    On May 20th, the hip hop team had their very last show before the school year ends. They had many routines that they worked hard on ... Read full story

One Sweet Deal: "Cupcakes for the Cure"
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 5/24/17
By: Nailea Castillo;

The Plaid, Editor in Chief

    On Friday, May 19th, NHS (National Honor Society) hosted a charity event titled “Cupcakes for the Cure.” First year member, Hannah Ponce described how, &ldq... Read full story

Ms. Lapis is Leaving
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 5/24/17
 

By: Hailey Higley and Rylee Johnson; The Plaid, Staff Writers

 

    On September 3, 1998, Ms. Lapis, a sophomore English teacher started working at our beloved school. Lapis said, ¨[I] got my ... Read full story

Senior Send Off: 2017 Senior Rally
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 5/23/17
  By: Nicoletta Domicolo and Destinee Mondragon; The Plaid Staff Writers

 

     
As the year comes to an end, all the seniors are plagued with Senioritis and ready for the year to end. However, t... Read full story

Cabaret 2017: A Musical Night
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 5/23/17
By: Caitlin Freestone; The Plaid Staff Writer

     The Upland High School choir held Cabaret on May 20, 2017. It was a fun, yet relaxed, event, with food trucks, a raffle, and great entertainment. Nicholaus Solis said, &ldqu... Read full story

Fusion Fest 2017: A Day for Student Expression
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 5/8/17
By: Zachary McConnell, The Plaid; Staff Writer

       Fusion Fest, the first student art show of its kind, was held on April 28th, and provided a perfect opportunity to give the creative work of artists a... Read full story

The Best of Broadway: Student Perspectives
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 5/4/17
By: Gabriella Campo-Poe; The Plaid, Staff Writer

 Last Thursday and Friday, “The Best of Broadway” was playing in the UHS Theater. Although the audience was pleased with the outcome, we're still not sure how the cast f... Read full story

Prom Perspective 20017
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 5/4/17
   By: Belle Watkins, The Plaid, Staff Writer

     Prom this year was such a success. The theme for this year’s prom was A Roaring Good Time. It took place at The House Of Blues Venue, in Anahe... Read full story

Balderrama and Co. are Headed to CIF Playoffs
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 2/16/17
By: Anthony Lopez, The Plaid, Sports Editor

   Isaac Balderrama has been playing soccer for over a decade. However, this Friday night’s game will be what he calls the biggest game of his career thus far. On this Friday night, th... Read full story

Student Athletes Commit To The Future
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 2/3/17
By: Nailea Castillo, The Plaid Editor-in-Chief

     On February 1, 2017, five Upland High School athletes gathered with their families and friends to participate in “National Signing Day.” Peyton Angulo... Read full story

Girls’ Soccer: Socking It To St. Lucy’s
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 2/2/17
By: Destinee Mondragon, The Plaid, Staff Writer and 

Nicoletta Domicolo The Plaid, Staff Photographer

 

The Girls’ Varsity Soccer team proved to be the best when playing against Saint Lucy's on Tues... Read full story

Highlanders Fall to Etiwanda
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 1/24/17
 By: Anthony Lopez, The Plaid Sports Editor

Photography By: Morgan Price, The Plaid Sports Photographer

    It was yet another disappointing night for the Upland Highlanders boys varsity basketball team las... Read full story

Boys' Varsity Soccer Bit By The Huskies 2-1.
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 1/19/17
Destinee Mondragon & Haley Seiberling The Plaid Staff Writers and Nicolletta Domicolo The Plaid Staff Photographer   

     Despite the best efforts of the Boys’ Varsity Soccer team, they lost to... Read full story

Highlanders Claim Another Victory of the Season
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 1/18/17
By: Rachelle Ignacio, The Plaid sports writer

    Last Friday night, the Upland Lady Scots took on the St. Lucy’s Regents, for the second week of league. After a rocky start offensively, in the first quarter, the Highl... Read full story

Lady Scots Off To Great Start
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 1/17/17
By: Rachelle Claire Ignacio, The Plaid Staff Writer

The Upland Lady Scots and the Kaiser Cats faced off Tuesday night to start off the season. Upland started the game full of energy and finished the game with a whopping score of 71-19.

... Read full story

Rancho Cucamonga Defeats Upland in League Opener
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 1/17/17
By: Anthony Lopez, The Plaid Sports Editor

Photography provided by: Benny Rodriguez, Yearbook Photographer

         The 2017 Varsity Basketball regular season has officially begun, as it got start... Read full story

Taking Down Female Expectations On The Mat
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 1/17/17
By Michelle Mercado and Gabriella Campo-Poe, The Plaid Staff Writers

    Even though wrestling has been traditionally identified as a “masculine” sport, some of our women on campus are proving that... Read full story

Boys’ Varsity Soccer Kicking the Season Off Right
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 12/2/16
By: Destinee Mondragon, The Plaid Staff Writer &

Nicoletta Domicolo, The Plaid Staff Photographer

    The Boys’ Varsity Soccer team has seen many changes to the team, such as a new coach, new team members and hi... Read full story

Student Athletes Sign On The Dotted Line
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 11/29/16
By: Anthony Lopez, The Plaid Sports Editor

Photos By: Zac Lopez, The Plaid Sports Writer

 
 November 9 was "Signing Day" in America. Student athletes around the country signed with colleges who ... Read full story

HIGHLANDERS FALL TO ST. JOHN BOSCO IN ROUND ONE
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 11/29/16
 By: Anthony Lopez, The Plaid Sports Editor

     After an interesting and eventful season, the Highlanders football team succumbed to the fight, and will have to wait until 2017 for their next chance of winning a championshi... Read full story

UPLAND HEADED FOR DIVISION 1 PLAYOFFS
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 11/14/16
By: Anthony Lopez, The Plaid Sports Editor

 

    Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to that time of year.

The Highlanders are headed to the playoffs. After defeating Los Osos 63 to 0 Friday night, the Highlanders secured th... Read full story

Upland Claims Needed Victory Against Etiwanda
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 11/7/16
  By: Vinnie DeFabiis, The Plaid Staff Writer

 
   On Friday, Upland took on the Etiwanda Eagles, for week nine of the season and dominated the field. The Highlanders garnered a huge lead and ended the game against th... Read full story

Chino Hills Stuns Upland in Close Game
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 11/1/16
 Highlanders Lose to Chino Hills in Week 8

                        By: Anthony Lopez, The Plaid Sports Editor

                Photograph... Read full story

Highlanders Rebound from Week 5 Loss; Defeat Damien Spartans 30-17
Posted by: Stacy Little Published: 10/25/16
 By: Anthony Lopez,The Plaid Sports Editor

Photography: Zachary Lopez,The Plaid Sports Photographer

     After a rough stretch of a few weeks, the Highlanders shined bright and dominated all three aspects of the game Frid... Read full story

Upland Bounces Back from Week 4 Loss and Defeats Great Oak
Posted by: UHS webmaster Published: 10/5/16
 



               
By: Anthony Lopez, The Plaid  Sports Editor

    The Highlanders and the Great Oak Wolfpack met at the Highlanders’ Stadium on Friday night, fo... Read full story

Team shows heart despite loss to Mater Dei
Posted by: UHS webmaster Published: 9/27/16

 

By Anthony Lopez, The Plaid Spots Editor

Photography by Zac Lopez, The Plaid Sports writer and photographer

 

    Upland fans, players, and coaches alike, all knew that Friday night’s matchup against ... Read full story

WILD GAME LEADS TO UPLAND VICTORY
Posted by: UHS webmaster Published: 9/12/16

By: Anthony Lopez, The Plaid Sports Editor 


When the dust settled from Friday night’s wild game, it was the Highlanders who walked away with the win. The Redlands East Valley Wildcats and the Highlanders played each other for wee... Read full story

Team With Good Chemistry Is Ready To Take Division One
Posted by: UHS webmaster Published: 9/1/16
By Anthony Lopez Sports Writer

[Picture Credit goes to the Daily Bulletin]

 

Earlier this week, Coach Salter sat down with The Plaid for an exclusive, one-on-one interview, to talk about Upland now being a Di... Read full story