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Staples football excels in 2015 campaign, finishes at 7-3

Staples football excels in 2015 campaign, finishes at 7-3

Fritz Schemel, News Editor

December 9, 2015

The Staples football season ended in a 41-7 loss to Darien in the state quarterfinals on Dec. 1, their second loss to the Blue Wave on the season. The Wreckers ended with a record of 7-3. After starting the season 5-0, the team faltered to Ridgefield on Senior Night on Oct. 23. The team bounced b...

There’s a new quarterback in town

Coogan attempts to rally the offense to action against Xavier’s tough defense in the first game of the season on Sep. 12.

Zoe Brown, Editor-in-Chief

September 15, 2014

In fourth grade, his parents suggested he play football. “I really didn’t want to do it. I was afraid and unathletic,” he said. But he did it anyway. “It was the greatest decision I’ve ever made,” this year’s starting quarterback, Teddy Coogan ’15, said. Jack Massie ’14, varsity quarterback for the past four years, has no doubt that Coogan will “fill [his] shoes and more.” “...

Five ice bucket challenges that make a splash

Five ice bucket challenges that make a splash

Jenna McNicholas, Staff Writer

September 3, 2014

If you’ve been on Facebook at least once in the past couple of weeks, you’ve definitely seen, probably watched, and possibly liked, the multitudes of ice bucket challenge videos to raise awareness for ALS, commonly known as Lou Gehrig disease, being posted and shared. The phenomenon caught on al...

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