Inklings News

Track and field squeaks by to capture state championship

Track and field squeaks by to capture state championship

June 5, 2017

By Shane Rabacs '18 The boys’ track and field team won the class LL state championship Thursday, June 2, defeating Danbury by 2.5 points. The event was delayed Wednesday after thunderstorms occurred in the middle of it. The Wreckers were in the lead then and were just able to hang on, placing fourth in...

[Nov. 2016 Sports] Field hockey flourishes in historic season

November 23, 2016

By Jonathan Kaner ’18   Going back to August, the Staples field hockey team was expecting an average season. With the loss of many starters, along with tough opposition in their conference, the Wreckers had a tough road ahead of them. Two months later, the Wreckers have stormed past all their oppos...

Wreckers Baseball Defeats St. Joseph 5-4, Clinches FCIAC Playoff Berth

Wreckers Baseball Defeats St. Joseph 5-4, Clinches FCIAC Playoff Berth

May 13, 2011

On May 13, the Staples boys’ varsity baseball team defeated Trumbull’s St. Joseph High School 5-4, ensuring a spot in the playoffs, and bringing the team’s FCIAC record to 12-4. It was tight at the beginning though, when starting pitcher Jimmy Kopack ’12 gave up a homerun to St. Joseph’s on ...

Turkey Trot at Wakeman Field

Turkey Trot at Wakeman Field

November 29, 2010

The sixth grade students of Bedford Middle School participated in a diversionary walk around Wakeman Field at 10:00 a.m. This started off their Thanksgiving vacation with a fun exercise. They celebrated Thanksgiving afterwards with a feast of traditional meals in the cafeteria....

Loeffler Field Vandalized

Loeffler Field Vandalized

November 18, 2010

Staples' Loeffler Field was vandalized at some time before school on Nov. 18 when an as yet unknown individual or group of individuals forced open a gate and drove a car over the field, destroying several large areas of grass. As of yet, police do not have any information as to who committed the act of vandalism. "It's cowardly ...

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