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Stereotypes fail to take wind out of team’s sails

Stereotypes fail to take wind out of team’s sails

Zoe Tseng, Staff Writer

June 12, 2019

Ever have one of those days when things just aren’t going your way? You woke up late, forgot your lunch, and then rush to school to find a pop quiz waiting for you?  Well, for the sailing team, this is similar to what has been happening to them. The sailing team started their season late with their first race...

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...

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.

Player Profile: Sarah Silvestri, varsity sailing

March 27, 2014

Sag: Do you plan to sail later on in your life? Silvestri: I’d like to. My dad’s sailing played a really big role in his life as a young adult. He traveled around the world and lived in Australia and Hawaii and trained there for years and won the biggest race in the world. It plays a huge role i...

Sailing team gets toes wet in classroom

Sailing team gets toes wet in classroom

May 19, 2012

Walk into Rooms 309 and 311 after school and be immersed in student-run sailing seminars, where varsity sailors educate a diverse and energetic crowd. Sophomore Anthony Poluyanoff first joined the sailing team this year, having been on the ski team in the winter. He is currently practicing and learning...

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