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Sarah Fuller inspires Moss (10) and Coughlin (10)

Sarah Fuller inspires Moss (10) and Coughlin (10)
December 4, 2020

Ceci: I played basketball throughout elementary and middle school, and I remember often experiencing a feeling of helplessness during recess. My few best friends at the time also played basketball....

Freshmen athletes adapt to restricted sports season

December 3, 2020

Ninth graders are facing the challenge of forming relationships with their teammates and adapting to their Upper Division (UD) winter sports teams over Zoom.  The teams had approximately two weeks...

Ottey (11) makes wrestling a co-ed team

November 20, 2020

  “It was not very easy to join the team, but I'm glad I'm on it,” Jhanae Ottey (11) said. Ottey is currently the only girl on the wrestling team, and joined when she was ninth grade in an...

Hunter Kim (12) commits to swim at Princeton

October 9, 2020

After belly-flopping into the pool during his first swim meet at age eight, Hunter Kim (12) has grown to become one of the top ranked swimmers in the country at age 18. Late this past summer, he announced...

Zoe Swift (12) commits to volleyball at Wesleyan

Zoe Swift (12) commits to volleyball at Wesleyan
October 9, 2020

  “I liked to think I was good, but I look back on game footage that my parents taped and laugh at myself,” Zoë Swift (12) said of her middle school volleyball skills. Since starting her volleyball...

Students fixate on fantasy football season

Students fixate on fantasy football season
October 2, 2020

Leyli Granmayeh (12) has been immersed in the world of football since middle school, when her older brother would quiz her on members of the Philadelphia Eagles football team. Fantasy football, a game...

Olympian hosts water polo clinic

Water Polo player Tony Azevedo poses for a portrait at the 2016 Team USA Media Summit, March 9, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.
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October 2, 2020

The Varsity and Junior Varsity water polo teams attended a Zoom clinic on Tuesday led by Tony Azevedo, an eight-time world champion, five-time Olympian, five-time Pan American Games Gold Medalist, and...

Fall sports return to practice

September 18, 2020

As fall sports return with an intramural model, new safety guidelines require athletes to wear masks and social distance at all times throughout practice.  “I’m sure there’s some disappointment...

“Hardcore PE is not the priority”: PE reduces contact

September 18, 2020

This year’s Physical Education (PE) program will promote social distancing, prevent large gatherings by closing off the locker rooms, and will require students to wear masks unless they are performing...

Lions trapped in the den: Intramural fall season

Lions trapped in the den: Intramural fall season
September 11, 2020

Although the Ivy Preparatory School League decided not to operate its interscholastic fall athletics program, fall athletes will participate in a new intraschool athletics program, Director of Athletics,...

Chasin to enroll at NHM in pursuit of basketball

Chasin to enroll at NHM in pursuit of basketball
June 2, 2020

“It was hard to imagine myself not being a Horace Mann student anymore,” Ben Chasin (11) said. In early April, after fourteen years at the school, Chasin made the difficult decision to leave in order...

“Bliss brownies” and bell ringings: Team traditions in UD sports

May 14, 2020

While stuffing your face with platefuls of penne pasta does not seem like the most typical form of team bonding, consuming gallons of carbs is an annual tradition of the Varsity Swim team (VS). Like VS,...

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