Inklings News

Three Wise Guys bid farewell

Three Wise Guys bid farewell

Kevin Greer ‘19, Zach Strober ‘19, Jack Shapiro ‘19

May 22, 2019

Staples girls’ lacrosse gears up for postseason play

Staples girls’ lacrosse battle Fairfield Ludlowe earlier in the season. They captured the win 11-10 and will face the Falcons in the first round of the FCIAC tournament on May 17 at home.

Brian Wilk '19, Staff Writer

May 16, 2019

The Wreckers concluded their season being 14-2 in the state and 10-0 in the FCIAC. Staples girls’ lacrosse made history by breaking the best in-season record in school history. Staples girls’ lacrosse defeated New Fairfield, the only team in the state left undefeated, 11-10 in their last regular season game on May 14. “I am really proud of this team. We came into the season pessimistic due to losing some key players, but we are pleasantl...

Boys’ lacrosse uses balanced attack to defeat Ludlowe

Boys' lacrosse uses balanced attack to defeat Ludlowe

Kevin Rabacs '19, Staff Writer

May 15, 2019

The Staples boys’ lacrosse team beat Ludlowe 12-6 in the annual Sticks for Soldiers game on Saturday May 4. Ten different players contributed goals for the Wreckers. Kyle Hines ’20 finished with a game high three points, two goals and one assist. “We trusted the system, and stuck to the g...

Wreckers fall to Wilton in a clash of FCIAC top seeds

Shira Parower '21 looks to set up a play during the game.

Daniel Harizman ’19, Staff Writer

May 15, 2019

As the clouds began to gather in the sky and the fading window of light sealed above Lilly Field in Wilton, the Staples girls’ varsity lacrosse team fell to the Wilton Warriors 9-6, pushing the Wreckers’ record to 11-2 on the season. With goals from captain Elle Fair ’19, Shira Parower ’21 and...

Three Wise Guys attack Staples lacrosse season start

The varsity boys' lacrosse team are in the midst of their season, having won several games already.

Kevin Greer ‘19, Zach Strober ‘19 and Jack Shapiro ‘19

May 2, 2019

Girls’ lacrosse honors Gus Cardello

On April 6, Staples girls’ lacrosse hosted “A Game for Gus” to honor the memory of Gus Cardello ’17. Fundraising was done all week, with all proceeds going to the Gus Cardello Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Remy Teltser ’21, Web Features Editor

April 12, 2019

They wipe eye black onto their cheeks, lace up their high-top cleats and roll up their matching white socks with “Gus” encircled with a heart. With a packed crowd of students, parents and Westport residents, the sense of support on Ginny Parker field is unmissable. On April 6, Staples girls...

Girls’ lacrosse gears up for the season

Staples girls’ lacrosse takes the win over Weston high school 11-5. This is the final game of preseason before they take on Rye High School.

Brian Wilk '19

April 1, 2019

Staples girls’ lacrosse defeated Weston 11-5 in an exhibition match on March 28, in the Wreckers’ last scrimmage before the start of the regular season. The Wreckers were led by Kyle Kirby ’20, who scored four goals, three assists and playing lockdown defense. “I think we got off to a s...

Headstrong supports cancer awareness with an Instagram post

Staples student Sarah McGroarty ’21 participates in the Headstrong Fund challenge by posting her game day hair. The challenge has reached national levels and is continuing to raise awareness and funds for cancer patients through social media.

Julia Kasabian '21

February 28, 2019

This past month, student-athletes across the country have been raising awareness for a charitable cause with just a simple Instagram post, sparking a huge social media trend. The Headstrong Foundation created a nationwide challenge called “Game Hair Havoc” where student-athletes post a picture...

Boys’ lacrosse shuts down Westhill on senior day

Boys' lacrosse shuts down Westhill on senior day

May 15, 2018

By Zach Feinstein '18 The Staples boys’ lacrosse team defeated the Westhill Vikings 15-0 on senior night to improve to a 8-3 record in the conference (9-4 overall). Before the game, seniors were honored with their families during their senior night celebration. “Senior day meant a lot for ...

Girls’ lacrosse rolls through Stamford

Girls’ lacrosse rolls through Stamford

May 11, 2018

By Jacob Kogan '18 and Chris Andrews '18  

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