Girls Lacrosse Falls to Glastonbury in State Quarter Finals

Girls Lacrosse Falls to Glastonbury in State Quarter Finals

June 7, 2011 • 1 views
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  After a tough game against Glastonbury, the Staples girl’s lacrosse team ended their season with a loss in the quarterfinals of the state tournament on Monday. For the first half of the game, it seemed like Glastonbury was dominating the game but the half ended with a tie. Then, going into... Read more »

Lady Wreckers Fall Without Flaherty in FCIAC Semi-Final

Lady Wreckers Fall Without Flaherty in FCIAC Semi-Final

May 24, 2011 • 1 views
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On Monday the Staples girls' lacrosse team played in its first ever FCIAC semi-final. The problem for Coach Cathy Schager is that the team's leading scorer Maeve Flaherty '12 did not have a stick in her hands. The junior center was suspended prior to the game for violating CIAC rules and Flaherty's... Read more »

Girls Lacrosse Celebrates Senior Day

Girls Lacrosse Celebrates Senior Day

May 10, 2011 • 1 views
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On May 6, a beautiful Friday afternoon, the girls lacrosse team gave honor to their six seniors. The festivities started at 6:45 a.m Friday morning when the team came into school to set up a table and breakfast for the seniors. However, the planning had begun much earlier when t-shirts were designed,... Read more »

Boys Varsity Lacrosse Deafeats Fairfield Ludlowe in Overtime

April 9, 2011 • 1 views
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On Saturday April 9, Boys Varsity Lacrosse team beat Fairfield Ludlowe 11-10 in a sudden death overtime. “We came out strong, which we didn’t do last game,” Tri-Captain Kip Orban ’11 said. This was evident as Staples scored the first two goals of the game shortly into the first quarter –... Read more »

Student Athletes Work Hard On, Off Field

Student Athletes Work Hard On, Off Field

October 22, 2010 • 1 views
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As the bell rings at 2:15 each day, many Staples students are not heading to their buses to go home, but rather in the opposite direction to the locker rooms to get ready for sports practices. These students have busy lives between school, practice every day, and then all their homework each evening,... Read more »

Boys’ Lacrosse Revamps Finishes Regular Season 16-0

Boys’ Lacrosse Revamps Finishes Regular Season 16-0

May 28, 2010 • 1,646 views
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Shannon Moss '11 Staff Writer After finishing 10-8 last season, the Staples boys’ lacrosse team was looking to turn a good team into an even better team. This season, they have done just that. The Wrecker’s surged into the beginning of the season crushing top FCIAC contenders, including... Read more »

Girls’ Varsity Lacrosse Trumps Trumbull 14-6

Girls’ Varsity Lacrosse Trumps Trumbull 14-6

April 16, 2010 • 1,910 views
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Dana Rappaport ’11 Web Opinions Editor Friday, Apr. 9, Staples girls’ lacrosse opened their season with a 14-6 victory over the Trumbull High School. Jessie Ambrose ’12, Ali Crofts ’12, Adele Mackey ’12, and Nicole Seo ’11 offensively led the team, each with a hat trick – or... Read more »

Girls Lacrosse Forced to Cut Due to Increased Interest

Girls Lacrosse Forced to Cut Due to Increased Interest

April 14, 2010 • 2,096 views
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Shannon Moss '11 Web News Editor As the Staples girls' lacrosse team prepared for the 2010 season, not every girl who sported their lacrosse sticks and skirts at the beginning of tryouts was included on the final roster. For the first time in Staples history, coach Cathy Schager was forced... Read more »

Girls’ Lacrosse Ready For a Title

Girls’ Lacrosse Ready For a Title

March 28, 2010 • 1,493 views
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Kelsey Landauer '12 Staff Writer Running the mile is just the beginning of a long, competitive week of tryouts. Girls’ lacrosse tryouts began on Mon. March 22, despite the adverse weather conditions. After participating in drills, the girls performed skills that head coach... Read more »

Coach Arrested with DWI: Future at Staples Uncertain

Coach Arrested with DWI: Future at Staples Uncertain

May 30, 2008 • 1,286 views
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Image via Wikipedia Natasha Gabbay ‘10 Staff Writer On May 13 Staples High School Lacrosse Coach Scott Smith,24, was arrested and charged with a DWI (Driving while intoxicated) by Westport Police and consequently suspended from his coaching duties at Staples. Athletic Director Marty Lisevick... Read more »