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Andrews and DeBalsi capture coveted valedictorian and salutatorian awards

Andrews and DeBalsi capture coveted valedictorian and salutatorian awards

Kacey Hertan, Business Manger

March 16, 2016

On Thursday, March 10, Will Andrews ’16 and Hannah DeBalsi ’16 were named valedictorian and salutatorian respectively for the Staples graduating class of 2016. “It felt like a validation of all the late nights and early mornings and the work that has gone into the last three-and-a-half years,...

Girl’s Indoor track is proving to be successful

Girl’s Indoor track is proving to be successful

Emma Greenberg, Staff Writer

January 13, 2016

With two meets finished and six more underway in January, the girl’s indoor track team team is off to a strong start. The team has been practicing six days a week and has been seeing favorable results in practices. Both upper and underclassmen have been giving their all in hopes of achieving a suc...

Hannah DeBalsi Featured By “Sports Illustrated”

Hannah DeBalsi Featured By “Sports Illustrated”

Casey Lu, Staff Writer

December 20, 2015

On Wednesday, Dec. 16, Staples’ very own track and cross country athlete, Hannah DeBalsi ‘16, joined the ranks of Serena Williams and Michael Phelps. Just like the privilege afforded to famed athletes, DeBalsi received the honor of being covered by “Sports Illustrated.”   DeBalsi was profi...

Debalsi runs her way to All-American

Debalsi runs her way to All-American

Jack Zeldes, Staff Writer

December 18, 2014

While most juniors at Staples High School were taking the ACT on Saturday, December 13, Hannah Debalsi ‘16 had different plans. In San Diego, California, the track star placed 5th and earned All-American honors at the Foot Locker Cross Country National Championship at Balboa Park. “The race went out really fast, which is expected at a national meet. I...

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