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Athletes engender empowerment in Westport’s annual triathlon

Athletes engender empowerment in Westport’s annual triathlon

Lauren Hassell ’22, Web Features Editor

September 21, 2019

At the waterline of Compo Beach in Westport, over 200 athletes charged into the Long Island Sound and began the annual 2019 Fairfield County Bank Westport Kiwanis Triathlon on Sept. 8, 2019. The participants were prepared for the 0.5-mile swim, 5.5-mile bike ride and a 2.2-mile run that constituted the event...

Staples students take home the prize at National History Day

Staples students take home the prize at National History Day

Chelsea Strober ’21

May 16, 2019

Walking into Honors United States History class on the first day of sophomore year of high school, one would normally expect that the class would be solely watching the teacher talk about all things history while students sit in their seats, staring at the clock. However, that is not the case at Staples. Here...

Staples boys’ tennis takes home the state championship

Staples boys’ tennis takes home the state championship

Gabrielle Feinsmith, Associate Managing Editor

June 5, 2014

The boys’ tennis team yesterday won the class LL state tennis championship for the first time since 2011. Baxter Stein ’14 and Connor Mitnick ’14 clinched the title by winning their doubles match with a score of 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 against Greenwich. “It was absolutely unreal. It felt like the whole...

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