The Sagamore

Alumnus offers unique perspective as new football coach

Alumnus offers unique perspective as new football coach

Evan Porco, Sports Editor

October 29, 2018


Filed under Sports

As the Weymouth varsity football team furiously stormed down the field at the end of the fourth quarter, Brookline’s slight lead looked grim. Despite Weymouth’s momentum, a last-second interception by senior Wesley Delvar clinched a 27-24 win for Brookline. Following this win on Sept. 22 and anothe...

Tri-season athletes reflect on their growth and opportunities

Tri-season athletes reflect on their growth and opportunities

Evan Porco, Staff Writer

September 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

Long practices, late nights, and far away games. Although such characteristics of doing sports all year round may seem daunting at first, many students have found valuable benefits in their participation. For tri-season athletes at the high school, doing three seasons of sports allows them to inter...

Fortnite video game takes high school by storm

Fortnite video game takes high school by storm

Evan Porco, Staff Writer

June 9, 2018


Filed under News

Over the past few months, a new craze has taken over the high school by storm: not a musician, trendy article of clothing or dance, but the video game Fortnite. It has been the main topic of mainstream media, with 3.4 million concurrent players worldwide, according to developer Epic Games. The incred...

American Studies combines subjects for conducive learning environment

American Studies combines subjects for conducive learning environment

Evan Porco, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018


Filed under News

Often times, classes are independently focused in their subject area, and connections are rarely formed with other subjects. Although certain departments may make strides towards improving this, change is scarcely implemented. American Studies, a newly-introduced combined English and history class, look...

Performance Review: Acapellafest 2018

Performance Review: Acapellafest 2018

Evan Porco, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018


Filed under Arts

A line of students stands centerstage, with light shining solely on them. Dressed in jeans and black shirts, the students begin to sing a cover of “Roses” by The Chainsmokers, filling the room with a symphony of a capella. On Mar. 16th and 17th, 2018, the annual Acapellafest took place in Dance ...

Breaking Boundaries: Students wear clothing that break gender norms

Breaking Boundaries: Students wear clothing that break gender norms

Evan Porco, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Arts

 He walks down the hallway to his first period. Rather than the familiar scuffling of Vans or Nike shoes, one can hear the steady clicking of heels. Numerous students at the high school choose to dress in clothes meant for a different gender than that which they are assigned, due to comfort, but also as ...

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