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Athletes experience the high pressure associated with playoffs

Athletes experience the high pressure associated with playoffs

Elsie Wessels-Mains, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

Playoffs are a series of games that determine the winner of championships in various divisions. The Brookline Superfans demonstrate a lot of support around this time, and the stress and excitement of playoffs motivate players to do their best. Many players feel the games they play throughout the season are ...

Fall Sports Score Tracker

Fall Sports Score Tracker

Leon Yang, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 9, 2016

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

Teams enforce athlete GPA policy

Teams enforce athlete GPA policy

Jake Brodsky, News Writing Editor

February 3, 2016

The thrill of representing the high school on a sports team and wearing the iconic blue or white jersey is, as varsity football coach and health and fitness teacher Keith Thomas put it, “a privilege, not a right.” With this privilege comes a certain responsibility to maintain academic standards ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Neda Morakabati, girls varsity volleyball

PLAYER PROFILE: Neda Morakabati, girls varsity volleyball

Ella Kitterman, Staff Writer

January 27, 2016

The warm up and the music. I’m really into EDM and Trap. Beat drops really get me excited and good warm ups, like nice fast-paced warm ups and everyone being into them really pumps me up.

Team spirit encourages unity and confidence

Team spirit encourages unity and confidence

Iman Khan, Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

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

2015 Fall Playoff Recap

2015 Fall Playoff Recap

Ani Mathison, Staff Writer

December 5, 2015

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...

New players improve dynamic of volleyball team

New players improve dynamic of volleyball team

Bertina Xue, Arts Layout Editor

November 7, 2015

With only two returning varsity players this year, the volleyball team finds themselves with a very new and young team. Coach James Watson has introduced the players to a new philosophy. Watson said that because the team is made up with so many new players, with many transplanted junior varsity players,...

Girls varsity volleyball team falls to Needham 3-1 in their season opener

Girls varsity volleyball team falls to Needham 3-1 in their season opener

Matt DeAngelo, Sports writer

September 10, 2015

  The girls varsity volleyball season got underway yesterday with a 3-1 loss to the Needham Rockets, a team they had defeated one year ago. As they warmed up, the speakers boomed and the fans filed in, eager to watch the ball go over the net for the first time in 2015. The two teams were eve...

New volleyball coach serves up success

New volleyball coach serves up success

November 22, 2013

It is not often that you see a team in any sport with only one regular season loss on their record. It is even rarer to see a new coach patrolling that team’s sidelines. This season, the varsity girls volleyball team underwent a change in leadership when Shayna Orent was hired as the new coach. A...

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