The Record

Boston Marathoner Bill Rodgers speaks to the Track team

Boston Marathoner Bill Rodgers speaks to the Track team

Joshua Underberg, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019


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The Boys and Girls Varsity Track Teams began their seasons with an inspiring visit from the four time Boston Marathon winner Bill Rodgers. “He provided inspiration by talking about how he not only worked hard to achieve his accomplishments, but enjoyed the process as well, which allowed him to r...

Boys Varsity Lacrosse team starts their season off on a high note

Boys Varsity Lacrosse team starts their season off on a high note

Eddie Jin, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019


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The Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team began with an 8 to 7 win against Fieldston and a 9-3 loss against Dalton to bring their record to a solid 1-1. The team’s early success can be attributed to the unity and effort of the team as a whole, Harrison Winter (10) said. “Everyone on the team makes an impac...

Varsity Softball team aims for the best on their season

Varsity Softball team aims for the best on their season

Avi Kapadia, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019


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The Varsity Softball team began its regular season facing off against Poly Prep last Monday.  Although the outcome was not in their favor, the team was encouraged by its first performance.  “Many of younger players stepped up and played new positions. I couldn’t be more proud of the way the team played yeste...

Lifeguarding course helps students save lives

Suraj Khakee, Staff Writer

March 16, 2019


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The lifeguarding course is up and running again during spring PE trimester after a successful winter season. The course is now a possibility thanks to the renovated gymnasiums this year, and students have been taking advantage of it. The class is led by Aquatics Director Thatcher Woodley, whose lifeguarding e...

Girls Squash rocks first season

Girls Squash rocks first season

Joshua Underberg, Staff Writer

March 8, 2019


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The Girls Varsity Squash Team recently finished their first season, with a winning record of six wins to five losses. Notable highlights include reaching the semifinals at NYSAIS and placing fourth in their division at nationals. The team was comprised of eight players: two juniors, three sophomores, ...

Profile on Lauren Gay

Avi Kapadia, Contributing Writer

March 8, 2019


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Last weekend in Ocean Breeze, Staten Island, Lauren Gay (10) faced off against the fastest runners in New York for the State Championship. She set a new personal record in the 55m dash of 7.38 seconds. This season, Gay won the 55m dash and 55m hurdles in the New York State Association of Independen...

Tight-knit Boys Swim Team finishes strong season

Tight-knit Boys Swim Team finishes strong season

Masa Shiiki, Staff Writer

March 8, 2019


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The crowd in the newly built stands roared as the swimmers raced neck to neck in the pool. As co-Captain Ben Hu (12) finished the race, his teammates cheer him on and a bright smile lit up his face. The Boys Varsity Swim Team finished their season with a record of 6-0 and every member contributed to...

Lions Den Update: Fencing

Lions Den Update: Fencing

Oliver Steinmen, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019


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Alexia Gilioli (12) said that her goal coming into the season was to make sure that the sophomores were ready to lead the team forward in the future. “With a team as big as fencing is, it is important to stay cohesive and build bonds between teammates,” Gilioli said. Eunice Bae (12) believes that the fencing te...

Lions Den Update: Ski

Lions Den Update: Ski

John Mauro, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019


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Finishing first overall in the Southern division of The New York Ski Racing League, the Varsity Ski Team enjoyed many victories this season. “Our fastest skiers were Adam Frommer (10), Emma Djoganopoulos (10), and Kai Galvan-Dubois (12)”, co-Captain Ryan Leung (12) said. “Many of our skiers improved...

Lions Den Update: Track

Lions Den Update: Track

Marina Kazarian, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019


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Both the Boys and the Girls Winter Indoor Track and Field Team finished their seasons by scoring well and achieving new records due to their supportive team dynamics and training. “The new fitness center was definitely a plus because it introduced us to new equipment and gave us more space for tea...

Girls varsity swim team ends undefeated season with a splash

Girls varsity swim team ends undefeated season with a splash

Sam Chiang, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019


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The Girls Varsity Swim Team finished their season undefeated for the first time in school history and earned second place in the Ivy League Championship behind rival Trinity. The team proudly fulfilled their reputation as the “swim cult”, dressing up in various outfits for team spirit, breaking mult...

Squash team finishes top 50 in country

Squash team finishes top 50 in country

Masa Shiiki and Avi Kapadia

February 15, 2019


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Under the leadership of co-Captains Connor Morris (12) and Ryan Hoang (12), the Varsity Squash Team has made their presence felt this season with an impressive 12-4 record, placing 41st in the country at Nationals. In his first year as Varsity Squash Head Coach, Ron Beller has led the team to a second p...

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