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Staples athletes use sports as a pathway to the future

Staples athletes use sports as a pathway to the future

October 12, 2016

With the start of the school year, seniors have many things to look forward to. Although a long and heart-wrenching development, the college process can determine the future for many Staples students. For some of those college-bound students, the process is very much a different one. A small numbe...

Staples Fall Sports Rake in the Funding

Cheerleaders model Mitchells dresses for the end-of-year fundraiser, Varsity Vogue.
Left to right: Sammy Troy '15, Sarah Ellman '15, Alexa Davis '15, Olivia Blevins '15, Sloane Cooper '15

Molly Liebergall, Staff Writer

December 18, 2014

A walk through the hallway outside of the gym proudly displays Staples’ sports feats throughout the years, achieved through hard work, great coaches, and funding.  At the beginning of each sports season, parents of varsity captains encourage players and their families to join the Booster Club, which provides much funding for each sport.  However, in addition to this organization of parents with pockets full of dona...

A break in seasons does not provide relaxation time

Ben Foster, Staff Writer

November 13, 2014

Whether or not Staples sports teams make it on to FCIAC, all fall seasons come to an end at some point in November. But what happens next? Depending on which sports students play, the off-season could last a few weeks or as long as nine months. For Staples swimmer Kenzie Healy ’17, there is no such...

Fitton the football phenom

Ryan Fitton ’17 towers over the opposition with his 6’ 5” and 215 lb. frame in the Sept. 27 game against Westhill.  During this game he had a 52 yard punt

Jimmy Ray Stagg, Web Sports Editor

October 10, 2014

At 6’5”, it’s pretty hard to miss Ryan Fitton ’17 rising above stray heads in the hallway. However, he’s more than just an imposing presence. He alone holds bragging rights for one impressive title. Fitton is the starting punter for the Staples Wreckers varsity football team, a job he earned...

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