While some students participate in sports on campus, others are involved with unique sports outside of school, like underwater hockey, skiing, shooting and sailing.
The San Mateo Civil Grand Jury has investigated the considerable health and safety concerns regarding recycled tire rubber, or “crumb rubber,” used for playground and athletic field surfaces. On July 10, the grand jury released a report urging school districts, including the San Mateo Union High School District, to stop the use of turf derived from rubber tires until an ongoing study by the Environmental Protection Agency provides further data on the health effects. Currently, the school’s football field is an artificial turf field, which has crumb rubber.
The Dons continued their undefeated record during the September 29th Luau-themed game against Sacred Heart Prep, winning 40-7.
The football team continued their hot start by beating Sacred Heart Prep on September 29th, moving to a record of 5-0.