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Wreckers survive McMahon, to face Southington in Class LL tournament

Wreckers survive McMahon, to face Southington in Class LL tournament

November 9, 2017

By: Jonathan Kaner ’18 The Staples girls’ volleyball team remains alive in the Class LL State Tournament after defeating Brien McMahon in three sets on Monday, Nov. 7 at Staples. “Everybody played their best and came with their a-game,” middle hitter Bella Jagenberg ’19 said. “We fell...

Boys’ volleyball sets up for a new coach

Renee Weisz, A&E Editor

April 6, 2015

Daniel Cho juggles his job as a nurse while coaching a girls’ club volleyball team at Chelsea Piers and playing for his own national volleyball team. Yet, the new head boys’ volleyball coach, Daniel Cho, still finds time to serve Staples well, pun intended. Having previously worked with junior...

Filling the gap of seniors is more difficult than usual

Shannon Cardoza ’15, a defensive specialist, serves the ball as her team practices in order to try and improve their third place standing in the FCIAC Central.

Talia Hendel, Web Sports Editor

October 10, 2014

Last year, the Staples girls’ volleyball team was just short of unbeatable. With a solid senior class both in skills and in numbers, the team was almost undefeated.  But, just like every other season, the seniors graduate and teams are forced to reform their game plans to accommodate the new rosters....

A Coaching Era Comes to a Close: Bruce Betts Steps Down As Girls’ Coach

A Coaching Era Comes to a Close: Bruce Betts Steps Down As Girls' Coach

February 24, 2010

Carlie Schwaeber '12 Web News Sports Editor After 24 years of coaching girls volleyball, Bruce Betts has definitely made his mark. Next year, however, will be a little different. In May 2009, Betts decided to resign as the girls’ varsity coach because, according to Betts, he didn’t want to coa...

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