Varsity dance conquers Nationals, represents team USA

Varsity dance conquers Nationals, represents team USA

Stephanie Dugan, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Dance, Sports

The lights shine. The dancers take their starting positions – it’s the same as last year’s ending pose. It’s as though they never left the stage. Memories from last year’s Nationals are still in their minds. The music begins and they’re ready to give it their all on the dance floor. After...

Basketball initiation makes its return

Basketball initiation makes its return

Alyssa Battani, Staff Writer

January 4, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

A new player on Women's Varsity Basketball walks outside their house in the dark, surprised by the tons of toilet paper scattered around the trees of their home. “I was shocked to see that my entire house had been covered in toilet paper. I had no idea this is what was headed my way when I gave...

Plenty of room in stands

Plenty of room in stands

Andrew Tokarz, Editor

August 10, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Spring. It’s the season of baseball. After spending cold winter months restricted by turf, tees and batting cages, ball players come out of hibernation—but the fans seem to still be keeping warm. It all starts with the first practice, usually restricted by the all too familiar turf, tees and battin...

Successful Girls lacrosse season

Ryley Chinn, Staff Writer

June 8, 2017


Filed under Sports

The inaugural season for the girls varsity lacrosse team was a rousing success. “I didn`t know anything about lacrosse before joining this year; so I took lacrosse clinics to learn the sport,” sophomore Noel Sherry said. It took awhile for the girls to learn the game and cooperate as a team....

Athletes prepare for physicals

Athletes prepare for physicals

Fabrizio Orsi de Paula, Editor/ business manager/ cartoonist

May 25, 2017


Filed under Sports

  Tryouts for next year’s sports may still be far away, but the preparation process is already well under way. Aspiring student-athletes can get their physicals out of the way on June 7, from 6 to 8 P.M. “We’re fortunate to have Dr. Popovski as our team doctor, he organizes everything and b...

Collis conquers challenge

Amber Abramowicz, Editor

March 15, 2017


Filed under Sports

He watched the puck glide between the sticks of his teammates. He watched the coach explain next play.   He didn't touch the ice, but it wasn't because he has a choice.   It’s because of the game, he got checked and his leg moved a season ending position.   It’s because o...

Student athletes celebrate signing for colleges

Fabrizio Orsi de Paula, Editor/ business manager/ cartoonist

February 8, 2017


Filed under Sports

Family members, coaches and friends gather as seven student athletes culminate years of practice in their respective sports, signing for their universities of choice. “It’s great; all of those kids and their families have made tremendous sacrifices to develop their skills as athletes,” athletic ...

Senior basketball players discuss final season

Alisha Newsom, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Seniors from the men and women's varsity basketball teams discuss going into their final season. Q : How does it feel knowing that this is your last season playing high school basketball? Briana Zilli : It's really bittersweet I'm excited to play basketball with my teammates and coaches, but at the same...

Powderpuff 2k16 Photo Story

Powderpuff 2k16 Photo Story

Genna Daniels, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Feature, Sports

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Volleyball spikes into action

Sydney Himanek, Social Media Manager

October 20, 2016


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Soft squeaks of the varsity volleyball players’ shoes run back and forth on the wooden gym floor, as 12 new team members replace eight graduating seniors from the 2015 season. “We lost many seniors coming into this season and so far, the girls have exceeded my expectations. The group is very tal...

Socha talks mid-season goals

Socha talks mid-season goals

Alisha Newsom, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

Men’s varsity soccer player, senior Alec Socha, answered questions about his season thus far.   How is the season going? Center Midfielder Alec Socha '17 : “Right now it’s going okay. It’s just mid season so it’s hard to tell. We are improving every game.”   What ...

Varsity football player comments on season

Varsity football player comments on season

Ayona Hudson, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

A quick interview with Darrius Dubose Eisenhower Varsity football player.   Q:How is the season going? A: Pretty good everyone works hard and were currently undefeated 5-0 Q: What makes you excited for game day? A: The competition and just getting out and playing Q: What are yo...

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