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Girls Varsity Soccer puts their best foot forward despite disappointing results

Girls Varsity Soccer puts their best foot forward despite disappointing results

Maya Nornberg, Staff Writer

September 13, 2019

After a disappointing last season, the Girls’ Varsity Soccer team hopes to turn a new leaf this season with strong energy, improvement, and teamwork. The team has started off the season with two games, a draw and a loss, but has begun to care less about the results and more about the effort and ro...

Recruited athletes train over the summer

Recruited athletes train over the summer

Adam Frommer and Rowan Mally

September 13, 2019

Notable school alumni Pedro Alvarez ‘05 and Harrison Bader ‘12 have taken their games to the highest stage and become successful in Major League Baseball. Bader was recently called up from Triple-A to the St. Louis Cardinals and Alvarez has played for the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Baltimore Ori...

Manhattan College students aid school sports teams

Natalie Sweet, Staff Writer

September 13, 2019

While many Upper Division students can be spotted making daily trips to Manhattan College (MC) for Starbucks, MC students make the trip to their neighboring school, Horace Mann, for an entirely different reason: to coach a variety of the school’s athletic teams, ranging from JV Basketball to Track and ...

Team preview: Boys Cross Country

Julia Goldberg, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

Boys Cross Country began the season running and is looking forward to another year of improvement. “The team as a whole is looking really strong and we are excited for our meets,” Masa Shiiki (12) said. In terms of the number of runners, it is almost the same as last year, Jayer Yang (12) said. “...

Team preview: Girls Cross Country

Alison Isko, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

Girls Varsity Cross Country is looking forward to a strong season this year, where they hope to overcome their biggest rival: the weather. “The fall is really volatile in terms of rain, thunderstorms, and heat, and those always make running outside a bit miserable,” Euwan Kim (12) said. “But as ...

Team preview: Varsity Water Polo

Oliver Steinman, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

The Varsity Water Polo team hopes to rebuild their team this season, while achieving success throughout the process. “We graduated a big group of seniors last year,” Swim and Water Polo Coach Michael Duffy said. This year’s team is young and led by Donny Howard (12) in goal, Duffy said. The t...

Team preview: Varsity Field Hockey

Adrian Arnaboldi, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

The Varsity Field Hockey team looks to keep the ball rolling after achieving a 7-5 record and reaching the quarterfinals of NYSAIS last year. Preseason had its ups and downs this year, but has allowed the team to improve and create a more cohesive group. “Preseason has been super tough but very e...

Team preview: Girls Varsity Tennis

Oliver Steinman, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

The Girls Varsity Tennis team has high hopes for their upcoming season after their successes last year, where they won both the Ivy League Championship and Mayor’s Cup. Gaby Moussazadeh (12) said one of her personal goals is to improve throughout the season. “We want to remain undefeated and hopefu...

Team preview: Girls Varsity Volleyball

Josh Underberg, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

The Girl’s Varsity Volleyball team has used preseason to prepare for their rigorous season ahead. “This preseason, our coach decided to increase the intensity of our practices,” Charlotte Cebula (12) said. “We are focusing a lot on fitness and securing our fundamental skills, so that in games we wil...

Team preview: Varsity Football

Adrian Arnaboldi, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

The football team will look to repeat last year’s success as winners of the Hudson Valley Football League; however, the team will face many new challenges this season after the loss of 19 seniors who graduated. Although the team lost multiple key players, the coaches and players are optimistic abou...

Team preview: Boys Varsity Soccer

Alison Isko, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

Although Boys Varsity Soccer lost last year’s 10 seniors, Christopher Ha (12) is confident that this year’s team can fill that gap, he said. “Even though I loved the seniors from last year, some of them caused some internal conflicts and chemistry problems, which hindered our performance during...

Team preview: Girls Varsity Soccer

Yin Fei, Contributing Writer

September 3, 2019

Girls Varsity Soccer kick-started the next three months with a two-week-long preseason in preparation for the campaign ahead. Using Van Cortlandt Park as their practice field, the team has been preparing early in the morning each day nearing the end of August for their upcoming season. The observance of th...

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