Inklings News

Girls’ Ice Hockey Opening Game

December 14, 2009

Kate McNee '11 and Becca Boborow '11 Copy Editor and Staff Writer Despite a strong team effort, the Staples girls’ ice hockey team was defeated in its first game, 5-1 by Trumbull High School. “This was a good start, we learned a lot. This is a good baseline to start with and now we know what w...

Boys’ Soccer Captures 12th State Championship in 4–0 Win Over New Milford

SCORE: Brendan Lesch '11 connects on an early goal. Fellow teammates (from left), Mike Scott '11, Frank Bergonzi '11, and Sean Gallagher '11 come in to celebrate. | Photo by Lisa Krosse

December 4, 2009

Becca Bobrow '11 Staff Writer In the biggest margin of victory CIAC history, the boys’ varsity soccer team ended its stellar season with a 4–0 triumph over New Milford in the state finals on Nov. 21 at Ridgefield High School’s Tiger Hollow Stadium. This is the twelfth state champio...

Staples Varsity Field Hockey Lose 2-1 Yet Continue to Improve

Sammie Hardy '11 brings the ball up the field. | Photo by Emily Kowal

October 25, 2009

Wednesday, Oct. 21, Staples Varsity Field Hockey played Norwalk in a high energy game, but were defeated 2-1. In the first half Norwalk was able to bring the ball up the field multiple times but Lady Wreckers with a strong defense including goalie Jenn Hoets ’11, saved multiple shots. Howeve...

Wreckers Stomp Senators

Matt Kelly '10 leads the Wreckers to Victory with three TDs. Photo courtesy of (Dan Gelman)

October 21, 2009

Matt Hawes '10 and Jack Hennessy '10 Staff Writer and Web Sports Editor After a slow start, the Staples Wreckers dominated the second half, beating Brien McMahon by the score of 45-0. Read More »...

Dom DiMaggio Dies Unnoticed at the Age of 92

Dom DiMaggio Dies Unnoticed at the Age of 92

May 26, 2009

Image by Getty Images via @daylife On May 8, Dom DiMaggio passed away at 92 due to his struggle with pneumonia. Dom spent 11 seasons in the MLB, all of which were with the Boston Red Sox. In Dom's debut season, he batted .301 in 108 games. However, Dom's brother Joe, who played for the New Yo...

Wreckers Tame Mustangs 12-4

Wreckers Tame Mustangs 12-4

May 16, 2009

Dustin Dobbs '10 Sports Editor Wednesday, May 6th was the perfect spring day for any sporting event. The Wreckers Lacrosse team of Staples High kept this tradition of "perfection" with an easy win over Fairfield-Warde High School.  Going into the game, the 4-6 Wreckers were confident enough to beat the 2-7 M...

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