Inklings News

Spring sports postponed due to COVID-19 outbreak

The Staples boys' baseball won FCIAC and the state championship last year.

Grady Narang '20

March 30, 2020

With the recent outbreak of COVID-19, the spring sports season will be postponed for all schools across Connecticut. Governor Lamont ordered all schools to be closed until at least April 20 as the final date back is to be determined. As the decision affects all grades, seniors are left heartbroken wi...

Wreckers hard fought battle comes up short

The Wreckers lost 4-2 to Stamford on Feb. 6, 2020.

Madison Andrews ’20 and Marina Engler ’21

February 14, 2020

Staples basketball continues their undefeated season as they improve to 7-0

Staples was in control for most of the game, they had a comfortable double digit lead, but in the last two minutes Trinity made a comeback. The lead was cut to just three points with 20 seconds left when two clutch free throws gave the Wreckers a two score lead.
Staples Boys' Basketball game

Carson Kranz '21

January 27, 2020

After a huge win for the Staples boys varsity team the Wreckers are now 7-0 and playing with fire. The game took place on Friday Jan. 10 and the stands were packed for the 66-59 win over the best team in the state.

Wrestling team changes offer new opportunities

Staples Wrestling team begins training and competing for their upcoming season with many new team members and a change in coaching staff.

Amanda Rowan '22

January 5, 2020

Dual meets and tournaments occupy almost every weekend and Wednesday for many Staples students as the wrestling season rolls into play. Over 40 boys train, practice and prepare for their matches day after day.  After taking home fourth place at FCIACS last season, the team has gained 20 new members...

Boys’ basketball heads into the new season with high spirits

Staples will need to continue this tough defense and improve upon it if they hope to have a more successful year.

Samantha Felner '22 and Jack Lev '20

December 17, 2019

Staples boys’ tie last home game of the season

Throughout the course of the game staples defense was able to hold down Wilton allowing one goal in the end of the first half. After that goal there were no more scores for the rest of the game
Wilton VS. Staples

Carson Kranz '21, Staff Writer

November 7, 2019

The Staples Wreckers boys' soccer team took on Wilton at Wakeman Field on Monday, Oct. 27. In a close 1-1 game, neither team was able to come away with a win. Staples led by one goal to start the game by Benny Feuer '20, but it was not enough to secure a victory. ...

Wreckers defeat the Cadets in a close matchup

Wreckers defeat the Cadets in a close matchup

Charlotte Smith '21, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

On Saturday Oct. 19 Staples boys' varsity soccer team faced off against St Joseph for their senior day game on Loeffler field. The Wreckers defeated the Cadets in a close game of 1-0.  The varsity team is now 7-4-3  

Staples boys’ soccer dominates in home opener

Reed Caney '21 made many saves, and had a shutout during the game.

Carson Kranz '21, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

The Staples boys’ soccer team shutout Trinity Catholic 6-0 on Sept. 1 behind Reed Caney’s ’21 clean sheet in goal. The focus for the Wreckers was to show their home fans why they should fill the stands, and they did just that.  Staples got off to a quick start, with  Patricio Perez Elorza ...

Three Wise Guys bid farewell

Three Wise Guys bid farewell

Kevin Greer ‘19, Zach Strober ‘19, Jack Shapiro ‘19

May 22, 2019

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