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The Wreckers overcame a lot this year, and while they exited earlier than expected, it was a great season.

Staples boys’ basketball team goes down in first round

Jake Gersh ’21, Staff Writer March 19, 2021

The Staples boys’ basketball team was stunned in their home gym on March 16, dropping the first round FCIAC playoff matchup 56-53 to Bassick. The Wreckers came into the affair as the third seed, while...

Lucas Basich ’21 was named a captain for this upcoming season. He has been an integral part of the team for the last two years.

Boys’ basketball prepares for a different season

Jake Gersh ’21 December 7, 2020

The Staples boys’ basketball team is preparing for anything in a season filled with uncertainty. Recently, it was announced that the season would look a little differently than expected. In mid-November,...

The Staples girls’ basketball team celebrated their win against Norwalk High School during the FCIAC tournament. Their season has been cut short due to the cancelation of the CIAC tournament.

Winter sports tournaments canceled due to COVID-19 threat

Molly Gold '21, Paper News Editor March 10, 2020

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) has canceled all remaining state tournament games due to concerns surrounding the spread of COVID-19.  In an email sent out by the CIAC on...

A season in review: boys’ basketball highlight the future

A season in review: boys’ basketball highlight the future

March 19, 2018

By Jonathan Kaner '18 and Alex Reiner '18

Boys basketball falls to Fairfield Warde at home

Boys’ basketball falls to Fairfield Warde at home

January 9, 2017

By; Rebecca Rawiszer

Wilton defeats Staples boys basketball 81-62 (in photos)

Wilton defeats Staples boys’ basketball 81-62 (in photos)

December 30, 2016

By: Fritz Schemel Wilton defeated Staples in boys' basketball on Thursday, Dec. 29. The game was the championship of the Staples Holiday Classic. The two teams met in last year's tournament semifinal,...

Boys Basketball vs. New Canaan

Boys’ Basketball vs. New Canaan

December 27, 2016

By: Shane Rabacs

Staples boys’ basketball vs. Greenwich

Staples boys’ basketball vs. Greenwich

Kelsey Shockey, Web Sports Editor January 8, 2014

It was certainly a tight and jam packed game for the Staples boys’ basketball team on Tuesday night, at first. Heads from the audience were bopping back and forth, left to right, following the high-speed...

Surviving the Cut

May 18, 2011

In the mind of an athlete, it is a tragedy that is on par with a natural disaster. For anyone who has ever played a sport competitively, the fear of being cut is one of the most abhorred aspects of all...

The Downfall of FCIAC Boys’ Basketball

April 4, 2011

Last year the Bridgeport Central Hilltoppers lost only one game in the FCIAC. This year they have won just one. This year’s top team is the Ridgefield Tigers who are 11-1 in conference play and have...

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