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Staples girls’ soccer wins FCIAC title

With three seconds left on the click in overtime it leaves the Staples wreckers co-champions of the FCIAC title.

Caroline Lane, Staff Writer

October 31, 2014

Staples boys’ soccer slides into FCIACS

Staples boys' soccer slides into FCIACS

Max Bibicoff, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

With a 1-0 win over Brien McMahon this past Tuesday, Staples Boys Varsity soccer clinched a spot in the post-season, seizing the seventh seed in the FCIAC tournament. They will play their first playoff game Friday against number two Danbury on the road. The Wreckers’ end of the season success has showcas...

Saugatuck rowers paddle their way to a victory

The women's youth eights boat from the Saugatuck Rowing Club competes in the Head of the Charles Regatta where they came in first place.

Jesse Greenspun, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

On the weekend of Oct. 17, both the boys and girls rowers from the Saugatuck Rowing Club made their way up to the Charles River for the annual Head of the Charles Regatta, one of the most prestigious regattas in the world. At the event, they captured first place in the women’s youth eights division ...

Wreckers work hard to defeat Harding on Senior Day

After fighting the harsh weather and tough defense of Harding High School, the boys’ varsity soccer team shakes the hands of their opponents at the end of their last home game of the regular season on October 22. The Wreckers ended the game with a 4-1 defeat over Harding.

Sarah Ellman, Staff Writer

October 24, 2014

On Wednesday October, 22 the boys’ varsity soccer team conquered Harding High School (record of 0-13), defeating them 4-1 on their senior day and last home game of the regular season. Before the team took the field, the senior varsity players were recognized. Each of the seven seniors gave flowers...

Staples field hockey drops tough loss to unbeaten Wilton on Senior Day

Staples field hockey drops tough loss to unbeaten Wilton on Senior Day

Megan Root, News Editor

October 23, 2014

The Staples field hockey team was full of energy on Senior Day, but the unbeaten Wilton proved too strong, and the girls dropped a tough 6-0 loss to the Warriors, who have won the state championship three out of the last three years. Before the game there was the annual ceremony to recognize the...

Senior Day festivities prompt a 7-0 win for Girls’ Soccer

Seniors Emily Snow, Chloe Rosenfield, Maggie Walsh, Addy Fowle, Lauren Garcia, Megan Root and Mary Bennewitz are all smiles after the smothering win.

Becky Hoving, Staff Writer

October 21, 2014

Staples Varsity Girls’ Soccer took on Norwalk for their Senior Day game on Friday, Oct. 17 in a 7-0 win.

Staples Cross Country’s outstanding performance at Wickham Park

Freshman boys’ XC warm up and do striders to prepare for their race at Wickham Park Invitational, the boys placed fourth in the Freshman race.

Francesca Truitt, Staff Writer

October 21, 2014

Following an undefeated dual meet season, the boys’ Cross Country team continued their season with an invitational at Wickham Park this past Saturday. This invitational was no different from the boys’ past races in that they had much success: Varsity took home the winning title, JV placed second and f...

Looking forward to their FCIAC berth, here’s a flashback to the Staples Girls’ soccer game against Warde on October 7th

The girls huddle up for some pump-up words from the captains before they take the field.

Jane Levy, Features Editor

October 21, 2014

They begin the FCIAC tournament on Saturday, October 25.

Staples girls basketball wrecks the Rams

Staples girls basketball wrecks the Rams

Chase Gornbein, Staff Writer

February 5, 2014

On Friday, Jan. 31st, the Lady Wreckers tightly laced up their sneakers and were more than ready to square off against New Canaan. Staples, now with a 5-8 record, was looking for redemption after a shaky start to their season. After losing most of their senior teammates, it lead to the majority of t...

‘Pink Out’ in pictures

Staples' seniors get ready to lead the charge onto the field

Jimmy Ray Stagg, Web Features Editor

October 17, 2013

Pick a Number, Any Number: How to Choose the Right Jersey Number

Picking a jersey number can be hard. Taylor Harrington '15 can help.

Taylor Harrington, Staff Writer

September 19, 2013

School’s back in session, sports teams have been assigned, and it’s about time for an athlete’s worst nightmare to begin. It’s the stressful battle that consumes your life and keeps you up late at night plotting your next move, the battle of claiming your jersey number before anyone else can...

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