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New year, new teams, our champions strike again: Girls Tennis

New year, new teams, our champions strike again: Girls Tennis

Jeren Wei, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017


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Girls Varsity Tennis continues its in-league undefeated record into the 2017 season with a win over hilltop rival Fieldston after winning the Ivy League Championship last season. The team plans to defend its title and is confident in its abilities, JJ Ryu (10) said. “We were playing a team that we’ve playe...

New year, new teams, our champions strike again: Girls Soccer

New year, new teams, our champions strike again: Girls Soccer

Jeren Wei, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017


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Girls Varsity Soccer won its first game this past Friday, which is the first step in defending its Ivy League Championship from last season. Despite past victories, the team still feels no pressure about the upcoming season, Head Coach Tim Sullivan said. “We are a completely new team with no pre...

Football faces tough loss, looks to bounce back

Football faces tough loss, looks to bounce back

Connor Morris, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017


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This past Saturday, Varsity Football fell 34-21 to hilltop rival Riverdale. The Lions got off to a strong start and claimed an early lead but couldn’t hold on in the out-of-league game, in what is likely to be one of the toughest match-ups of the season. After opening with solid defense by forcing ...

School Athletes Participate in “Israeli Olympics”

School Athletes Participate in “Israeli Olympics”

Caroline Goldenberg, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017


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After tryouts and training, this past July, six members of the school’s community participated in the 20th Maccabiah Games in Israel, bringing them closer to Judaism through sports involving Jewish athletes from 80 countries in 47 sports. Among the approximately 30,000 athletes were Charlie Wallach (...

Athletic Attendance Policy Change

Athletic Attendance Policy Change

Sadie Schwartz, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017


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Good-bye to the days of student-athletes’ nonchalantly missing practice without being held accountable. Hello to the days of the new athletics attendance policy, where the Athletics Department has enacted a new set of policies and consequences meant to ensure that student-athletes attend practice everyday. The ...

Harrison Bader’12 Ventures to the Major Leagues

Harrison Bader’12 Ventures to the Major Leagues

Abigail Salzhauer, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017


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Harrison Bader ’12, the second alum of the school to make it to the major leagues in the last decade, scored the winning run for the St. Louis Cardinals against the Colorado Rockies on July 25th. At the bottom of the ninth inning the score was tied 2-2. Bader, the lead-off batter, hit a double into...

Fantasy Football DECODED

Amir Moazami, Senior Columnist

September 12, 2017


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Ignore your buddy who thinks the season is over after the first week. Your fantasy football success isn’t contingent on a couple good weeks, the right draft strategy or even knowing a lot about football; it’s about rhythm -- when to make the right trade, when to pick the sleeper in the draft. Yo...

A Preview of Preseason

A Preview of Preseason

Nishtha Sharma, Contributing

September 12, 2017


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As summer vacation came to an end, fall athletes headed back to school for preseason. Athletes found themselves doing everything from running the hills of Van Cortlandt to working on their endurance in the pool in preparation for a productive season. The week of August 21st saw most of the athletes returning to...

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