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The Staples girls’ basketball varsity and junior varsity teams came together on Feb. 26 to decorate and personalize the downtown storefront window of the upcoming Cold Fusion gelato store. Support from the town and each other has greatly contributed to the team’s tight-knit nature that has led to many victories this season.

Girls’ basketball maintains winning streak, team morale despite modified season

Madeline Michalowski ’22, Staff Writer March 8, 2021

The Staples girls’ basketball team is nine games into their winter season and has not yet lost a single one. While defeating strong competitors including Trumbull, Ludlowe and Danbury, the team has additionally...

Screenshot of the Staples’ girls basketball playing their fifth game of the season vs Ludlowe at Fairfield Ludlowe High School. Ludlowe does not allow Staples fans at their games, so fans watch from the NFHS network.

Girls’ basketball takes home a win after intense overtime

Charley Guthartz ’22, Sports Editor February 25, 2021

The Staples girls’ basketball team took home a win after an important game at Fairfield Ludlowe High School on Feb. 23. After a four minute overtime, they were able to come out with a 58-54 victory....

The Staples girls’ basketball team takes on Greenwich. Greenwich had a record of 15-6 in the 2019-20 season while Staples had a 21-3.

Staples girls’ basketball continues their legacy from last season

Jess Leon ’22, Staff Writer February 10, 2021

In an exciting FCIAC season opener, the Staples girls’ basketball team won 61-40 against Greenwich on Feb. 9. Both these teams were supposed to meet in the 2019-20 state semifinals tournament before...

The Staples girls' basketball team celebrating after upsetting Norwalk on the road.

Athletes not letting COVID-19 stop them from staying fit

Cameron Manna ’21 December 15, 2020

In a normal year, high school winter athletes would be kicking off their seasons this month, but with COVID-19, nothing has been near normal. The CIAC Executive Director Glenn Lugarini postponed the start...

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...

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

Girls’ basketball team comes close to big FCIAC win

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...

Girls' basketball defeats Hall in opening round of state playoffs

Girls’ basketball defeats Hall in opening round of state playoffs

Mark Didio '20 March 12, 2019

The Staples girls’ varsity basketball team defeated the Hall Warriors 39-35 in the first round of the CIAC state class LL playoffs Captain Elle Fair ’19 led the Wreckers with 18 points, hitting...

Girls' basketball drops FCIAC quarterfinal to Trumbull

Girls’ basketball drops FCIAC quarterfinal to Trumbull

February 21, 2017

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Girls Basketball Senior Day 2016: In Photos

Girls Basketball Senior Day 2016: In Photos

Caroline Lane February 16, 2016

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Girls’ basketball welcomes new coach, Paco Fabian

Alix Sommers, Staff Writer November 13, 2014

After playing basketball at Norwalk High School and making it to the state championships in 1996, Paco Fabian is ready to take on the role as the new coach for the Staples girls’ basketball team. Five-years...

Girls’ Basketball Preview

Girls’ Basketball Preview

Kelsey Shockey, Web Sports Editor December 16, 2013

The Staples girls’ basketball team is in full swing and they’re more than ready for a new season. “This is going to be a fresh start and we are calling this new beginnings. In our last season, we...

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