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Everything you need to be successful at crew!

Everything you need to be successful at crew!

Josh Gladstone, Staff Writer

January 23, 2017

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Ultimate Disc experiences influx in popularity

Ultimate Disc experiences influx in popularity

Erez Ben-Akiva, Website Manager

May 24, 2016

When ultimate disc became an organized sport at the high school just last year, it had just one coed team and one coach. Now, in only its second year of being an organized team at the high school, ultimate disc has a girls team, a boys varsity team and two boys junior varsity teams. According to...

Gabby Rizika joins Olympic Development Program

Gabby Rizika joins Olympic Development Program

Ido Kushner, Staff Writer

May 23, 2016

Few student athletes nationwide have the opportunity to receive world-class coaching free of charge and the ability to travel across the world competing at the highest level. Senior Gabby Rizika has been given this opportunity and has been invited to the U.S. Sailing’s Olympic Development Progr...

PLAYER PROFILE: Ari Contente, varsity softball

PLAYER PROFILE: Ari Contente, varsity softball

Noa Dalzell, Sports Managing Editor

April 20, 2016

What is your goal for the upcoming season? To win more than one game this year and to have a game where I do not make any errors.   When and how did you start playing softball? I started playing softball freshman year, but when I was little, from third to fifth grade, I played baseball, ...

Senior rises to All-American status

Senior rises to All-American status

Karina Lorenzo, Staff Writer

April 13, 2016

Even senior Jack Miller himself could not have guessed that an argument over rugby and football with his brother, when they were kids, would cause him to find a passion in rugby honored as an All-American.

Spring Sports Scores

Spring Sports Scores

Edmund Geschickter, Jake Brodsky, Leon Yang, Noa Dalzell, and Sofia Georgaklis

April 12, 2016

Stay posted for scores of your favorite spring teams at the high school! Team icons by Leon Yang

Sailing captains develop curriculum to teach teammates

Sailing captains develop curriculum to teach teammates

Sarah Groustra, Staff Writer

April 11, 2016

The sailing season began a month before the ice on the Charles River melted. As early as February, members of the high school’s sailing team gathered for educational, classroom-based practices run by the team’s captains. These lessons are measured by written tests that all prospective team members occasionally take.

Seniors continue to compete post graduation

Sofia Georgaklis, Sports Writing Editor

March 10, 2016

For most seniors, graduation means the end of high school and its many extracurriculars. This is not the case, however, for athletes who will be participating in the state postseason tournament, which takes place in June, after seniors have graduated. Although qualifying for the state tournament...

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 ...

Girls tennis falls to Andover in state semifinals to end season

Girls tennis falls to Andover in state semifinals to end season

June 17, 2015

On Wednesday, June 17, the girls tennis team lost to Andover, the defending state champions, 4-1 in the state semifinals. Brookline fell into a quick hole, with everyone losing their first sets except for senior Rachel Hechinger, who won 6-1, 6-0 and dominated from start to finish . Soon after, so...

Boys crew places first, eighth, 12th and 16th in Nationals

Boys crew places first, eighth, 12th and 16th  in Nationals

June 15, 2015

The boat crossed the finish line. It was like reliving a dream, the culmination of years of grueling work. Senior Jordi Cabanas had done it before, two years earlier, but with a different partner, Jack Ruske. His journey since then had its bumps, including a “leaky lung” that threatened his spot at t...

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