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Wreckers pick up road win, remain undefeated

Lucas Basich ʼ21 drives to the basket against a tough Danbury defender.
January 10, 2020

The Wreckers maintained their undefeated season and improved their record to 6-0 on Jan. 7 with a statement win of 70-58 against the previously undefeated Danbury Hatters. Coming off of momentous wins...

Wreckers rout Weston in second game of season

Captain AJ Konstanty ’20 battles down low for a rebound.
January 5, 2020

The Staples boys’ basketball team showed out in their second game of the season against Weston with a commanding 72-49 win.      On Monday, Dec. 23 the Wreckers took on the Trojans in their...

Field hockey team advances to next round in states

The Wreckers headed into states with a record of 13-1 and the one lost being to Darien. The Wreckers played Darien again in the FCIAC championship game, going into double overtime and ending in a tie. The Blue Wave and Wreckers were announced co-champions.
November 15, 2019

The Staples girls’ field hockey team beat New Milford 4-1 in the first round of states on Nov. 13 at Ginny Parker Field. The Wreckers came into the tournament as the fourth seed while the Green Wave...

Staples field hockey shares FCIAC championship victory with Darien

Julia Diconza ’21 was a key factor in the championship game as she had many shots on goal. The Wreckers look to get their fourth championship win in the state tournament starting in the next couple of weeks.
November 8, 2019

The Staples girls’ field hockey team tied Darien 0-0 in the FCIAC championship game on Nov. 7.    The game went into sudden-death double overtime before the referees called it a draw.    “They’re...

Pep-rally fails to celebrate winter and fall sports

The Staples pep-rally should include sports from every season in order to give a chance for all sports to be celebrated for their hard work and success.
November 7, 2019

The annual pep-rally before homecoming packs the bleachers full of students ready to cheer on the fall sports teams. Among those in the stands are the winter and spring sports teams watching the fall teams...

Staples girls’ soccer shuts out Westhill

Staples celebrate thew win omniscience's Senior day.
October 29, 2019

In a one sided match, the Staples girls’ soccer team shutout the visiting Westhill High School by a score of 7-0 on Wednesday, Oct. 23. Being senior day for Staples, they hoped to dominate and did nothing...

Separate locker rooms creates difficulty for Staples athletes

There is lots of clutter and chaos heading down to the locker room with lots of equipment from each athlete.
October 22, 2019

Every day I rush to the locker room in a hurry, searching anxiously for a spot to change, hoping that I will be on time to practice. I sprint down the stairs and through the door, jealous of the football...

Staples football returns fresh from bye week

The Wreckers used the bye week to focus on defensive strategies for their upcoming game.
October 22, 2019

After a week off, the Staples boys’ football team returns to action this week with an away game against North Haven. However, the Wreckers used the bye week a little differently than most teams would. “A...

Rach’s Hope sponsors Staples girls’ volleyball game vs Stamford

The Wreckers beat Stamford and the win improved their record to 8-7.
October 18, 2019

When the Staples girls’ volleyball team hosted Stamford High School on Tuesday, Oct. 15, they were playing for a much greater cause than usual. Rach’s Hope, an organization and club dedicated to Ellie...

Staples girls’ volleyball defeats Stamford in comeback match

The Wreckers look forward to improving their season to 8-6 in their next match against Ridgefield on Thursday, Oct. 15.
October 18, 2019

The Staples girls’ varsity volleyball team defeated Stamford in a close match, 3-2, in the Staples gym on Tuesday, Oct. 16.    The game was dedicated to Rach’ Hope charity, an organization...

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