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Softball swings into new season

Softball swings into new season

April 2, 2018

By Amanda Kaplowitz '19 and Nicky Brown '19

A mascot that is befitting Staples athletes

A mascot that is befitting Staples athletes

March 19, 2018

By: Chris Andrews '18 Before the 1920’s, before the Wreckers, Staples High School’s athletic teams were called “The Minutemen.” It’s time to return to that name. The history of the Wreckers name is not steeped in tradition as it was taken from a news headline of a football game upset,...

Top seeded Wreckers survive first round of state tournament

Top seeded Wreckers survive first round of state tournament

March 14, 2018

By Jonathan Kaner ’18 In 2016, the Superfans filled Ingalls Rink at Yale University on a late March afternoon to watch their Wreckers hockey team compete for their first State Championship in program history. After three hard-fought, physical periods against Stamford, the Wreckers walked off the ice withou...

Wreckers fall to St. Joe’s in finale

Staples gets ready for their final home game against St. Joe’s on Wednesday, Feb. 21.

February 27, 2018

By: Chris Andrews '18

Darien edges Staples in hard fought battle

Darien edges Staples in hard fought battle

February 9, 2018

By: Zach Feinstein '18 The Wrecker’s boys’ basketball team lost to the Darien Blue Wave by a score of 67-55 in the Staples gym on Tuesday, Feb. 6. This game marked the Wreckers’ third straight loss falling to 3-13 on the season. While Darien focused on stopping the Wreckers’ duo of...

Staples boys’ basketball suffers tough loss To Wilton

Staples boys’ basketball suffers tough loss To Wilton

January 17, 2018

By: Chris Andrews ’18 & Jacob Kogan ’18   The Staples boys’ basketball game against Wilton resulted in a tough loss with a score of 85-65 at the Staples gym on Tuesday, Jan. 9. “I thought our offense went as smoothly and efficiently as it had all year and scoring over 60 points is...

Girls’ ice hockey skates into a new season

Girls’ ice hockey skates into a new season

January 11, 2018

By Nicky Brown '19 and Amanda Kaplowitz '19

Staples girls’ basketball beats New Canaan

Staples girls' basketball beats New Canaan

December 23, 2017

By: Jacob Kogan '18 and Chris Andrews '18 ...

Boys’ basketball looks to start the season with a bang

Boys' basketball looks to start the season with a bang

December 14, 2017

By: Ben Klau '18 & Clay Crouch '18 Staples boys’ basketball is looking to make an impact in this upcoming season. Staples is coming off a 9-11 season last year, according to MaxPreps. They were able to sneak their way into the state playoff but weren’t able to do anything against a very strong East Hartford team who went on to play ...

Football team reflects on 2017 season

Football team reflects on 2017 season

December 9, 2017

By: Lily Kane '20 & Julia Lombardo '20 ...

8th grade Westport PAL football team wins championship after undefeated season

8th grade Westport PAL football team wins championship after undefeated season

December 2, 2017

By: Isabella Didio ’18 On Sunday, Nov. 19, the eighth grade PAL football team wrapped up their undefeated season with a 14-7 win over Ridgefield to capture the PAL championship. “It was incredible,” receiver Benji Titlebaum ’22 said. “In all my years of playing sports, I’ve never we...

Winter Sports Anticipate Best Season Yet

Winter Sports Anticipate Best Season Yet

November 20, 2017

By: Lily Kane '20 & Maya Brodows '20 ...

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