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Swim and dive cap off perfect season

Swim and dive cap off perfect season

Sophie Hafner, Staff Writer
November 10, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Swim and Dive, Showcase, Sports

Clamorous cheers filled the air. This was the moment they had all been waiting for. Tied for points, it all came down to these last few swimmers in the final race of the night, a 4x100 freestyle relay. They couldn’t lose to Newton North, their biggest rivals. The swimmers took off, and the nerves in...

Fall Sports Score Tracker

Fall Sports Score Tracker

Leon Yang, Co-Editor-in-Chief
September 9, 2016
Filed under Boys Cross Country, Boys Golf, Boys Soccer, Cheerleading, Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Football, Girls Cross Country, Girls Soccer, Girls Swim and Dive, Girls Volleyball, Sports

Stay tuned for the scores of your favorite fall sports teams! Graphics by Leon Yang

Track, swim, dive set records

Track, swim, dive set records

Leon Yang, Sports Writing Editor
April 19, 2016
Filed under Boys Indoor Track, Boys Swim and Dive, Fall Sports, Girls Indoor Track, Girls Swim and Dive, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

Throughout the long history of the high school, students have left their mark on athletics by setting school records. So far this year, multiple records have been broken in track and field and swimming and diving.

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Success of fall teams goes unappreciated

Success of fall teams goes unappreciated

Evan Marohn, Staff Writer
January 16, 2016
Filed under Boys Cross Country, Fall Sports, Girls Swim and Dive, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

The runners cross the finish line one by one, exhausted and out of breath. As the scorer records their places and times, it is clear that Brookline has won again, adding one more “W” to their impressive record. But despite this impressive achievement, they receive no more than a few scattered cheers from the parents and teammates lining the course.

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Team spirit encourages unity and confidence

Team spirit encourages unity and confidence

Iman Khan, Staff Writer
January 12, 2016
Filed under Boys Soccer, Girls Cross Country, Girls Soccer, Girls Swim and Dive, Girls Volleyball, Showcase, Sports

Teamwork is an essential part of every sport, but how is team bonding incorporated?

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2015 Fall Playoff Recap

2015 Fall Playoff Recap

Ani Mathison, Staff Writer
December 5, 2015
Filed under Boys Cross Country, Boys Golf, Boys Soccer, Fall Sports, Girls Cross Country, Girls Soccer, Girls Swim and Dive, Girls Volleyball, Sports

As the winter season begins, here's a look at some of the playoff highlights of teams of the fall season: Girls Soccer The girls varsity soccer team finished their regular season with a record of 5-0-3. After beating Haverhill in the first round of the playoffs, the team lost to Central Catholic in the Division 1 Nort...

Player Profile: Thea Charles-Moon, girls varsity swimming

Player Profile: Thea Charles-Moon, girls varsity swimming

Sascha Wolf-Sorokin, Staff Writer
November 30, 2015
Filed under Girls Swim and Dive, Player Profiles, Sports

PHOTO PROVIDED BY THEA CHARLES-MOON If you could be anyone of your teammates who would you be and why? Valentina Rojas. She's so dedicated and so fast. She's really inspiring. Everyday she comes in, she works hard, and it shows off in her meets. What's your mindset before meets? I like to just be alon...

Divers adapt to tough mental demands

Divers adapt to tough mental demands

November 30, 2013
Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Swim and Dive, Sports

While throwing your body into the air, twisting around twice and ending gracefully may seem like a daunting task, it is just another day of practice for the members of the girls diving team. The team works diligently five days a week to improve their skills. However, the tough mental demands of the ...

Sports offer English language learners an outlet

Sports offer English language learners an outlet

February 4, 2013
Filed under Boys Soccer, Fall Sports, Girls Swim and Dive, Sports

A little girl took the first step off her plane and into America. She carried wrinkled letters and gifts from her friends which she had re-read numerous times. Her family lugged around 10 big boxes, three suitcases and her dog as they navigated from the airport to their hotel. She found it unreal tha...

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