Inklings News

Girls’ basketball team comes close to big FCIAC win

Arianna Gerig ’21 with the ball going in for a layup at Trumbull High School for the FCIAC championship game against the Ridgefield Tigers.

Charley Guthartz '22

March 9, 2020

The girls’ basketball FCIAC championship game was a true nailbiter but the team took a hard loss again against Ridgefield with a final score of 50-46 going into double overtime.  “It was a really intense and stressful situation. We started off very weak and the other time started off really strong,...

Wreckers Baseball begins season with big aspirations

Chad Knight ’19 is in the middle of his delivery as throws against Brian McMahon High School at McMahon.

Holden Cohen '20

March 18, 2019

It was a rough ending to the season for the 2018 Staples Wreckers baseball team, especially for the seniors, where they fell to Darien in the FCIAC finals one year after winning the state championship. Shortly after, In the state tournament, the Wreckers weren’t able to defend their title as they los...

Cheering into FCIACs

Cheering into FCIACs

February 8, 2018

By: Hannah Bolandian ’19 The Staples cheerleaders flipped, jumped and cheered their way to second place in the FCIAC competition on Feb. 3 in the Wilton High School gym. While the rankings were close, Staples fell to Stamford High School in the co-ed division due to a safety deduction. The overall...

Staples Girls’ Soccer Kicks Off Another Great Season

Staples Girls' Soccer Kicks Off Another Great Season

October 4, 2017

By: Lily Kane '20 Photo Credit: Ellie Kravetz...

Ahmad named Gatorade Track Athlete of the Year

Zak Ahmad finishes in first a the 2016 boys’ cross country FCIACS.

February 15, 2017

By: Liv Ronca Zak Ahmad ’17, who placed first at indoor track FCIACs and States,  has been named Gatorade Track Athlete of the Year in Connecticut for his performance on the boys’ cross country team at Staples.   The Gatorade State Player of the Year is used to recognize high school athletes acr...

Girls golf swings into the new season

Girls golf swings into the new season

Tori Lubin, Staff Writer

March 31, 2016

While the end of winter brings flowers and a rise in temperature, it also brings the start of spring sports. Girls’ golf is swinging into the new season, preparing themselves for the competition that awaits them in the following weeks. Though the competition season has not officially started, the team had thei...

Girls’ soccer pushes and shoves its way to a shared FCIAC title

Graphic by Cadence Neenan

Adam Kaplan, Sports Editor

October 29, 2014

In the fall of 1995, before any of the current student body was born, Staples girl’s soccer reigned supreme as FCIAC champions. For the past 19 seasons the lady Wreckers have been trying to put together a squad strong enough to get them back to the big stage. Tonight at Tesla field in Norwalk Connecticut...

Wreckers work hard to defeat Harding on Senior Day

After fighting the harsh weather and tough defense of Harding High School, the boys’ varsity soccer team shakes the hands of their opponents at the end of their last home game of the regular season on October 22. The Wreckers ended the game with a 4-1 defeat over Harding.

Sarah Ellman, Staff Writer

October 24, 2014

On Wednesday October, 22 the boys’ varsity soccer team conquered Harding High School (record of 0-13), defeating them 4-1 on their senior day and last home game of the regular season. Before the team took the field, the senior varsity players were recognized. Each of the seven seniors gave flowers...

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