Category Archives: Sports

Mills Quad vs. Aragon

The Mills Boys Varsity Basketball team lost to Aragon 46-40. Mills started off the game strong Aragon finishing the first quarter 16-3. In the second quarter, both teams struggled to get to the basket, finishing the first half with a score 16-3. The third quarter

Mills vs. Burlingame Quad

On Friday, February, 2, 2018, The Varsity Boys Basketball team competed against Burlingame.The team had a tough first quarter, resulting in a close score of 10-8 Mills. “Coach Hanson told us to just keep playing our game and we’ll be alright. We focused on our

The Cheerleaders

By Leanna Yu Throughout the fall and winter sports season, the cheerleaders kept the spirit thriving in the Mills community. This year, the cheerleaders displayed excellent rally performances and continued to show hard work and dedication during the football and quad games. Although the season

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Mills vs. Capuchino Quad

  Mills hosted its first home quad against Capuchino on the evening of Friday the 26th, and a packed gym witnessed the Vikings take wins in both varsity games. The Lady Vikings entered their match with a solid 12-6 record, while the Mustangs came to

Underwater Hockey: Spotlight on Raymond Dai

Sports have a heavy influence in the entertainment industry and are a big part of our lives—whether we are the athletes on the field, or the ones watching the television screen. When people are asked what sports they are interested in, they’ll immediately think of

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History of Sports Activists

Through time, athletes have used their popularity and fame to voice their political opinions and advocate for social change to a large audience. As more athletes begin to join the movement, the Thunderbolt would like to appreciate the sports activists that have made a significant

Long Distance Track

By Anjuli Niyogi Track season is starting and many runners from cross country are excited to start long distance track. Contrary to the current perception, long distance track has many key differences to cross country. Long distance track only includes lengths up to 3200 meters,

Girls Varsity Soccer Season

By: Brielle Lam, Staff Writer In November, the Girls Varsity soccer team began their season, their games proving to be both intense and challenging for them. The team had to make many adjustments this season including adjusting to a new coach. Sophomore Rika Hensley comments,

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Varsity Basketball Spotlight: Nick Brouqua

Stepping onto the court for his fourth year as a Vikings basketball player, Nick Brouqua leads the most anticipated team in Mills winter sports. The Friday quads that occur every season are a spectacle to behold for all schools in our district. When the final