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Dylan Curran shines on the field

Dylan Curran shines on the field

December 13, 2016

By Isabella Didio ’18 When Dylan Curran ’20, a Staples special education student, was in eighth grade, he was on the sidelines of every football game of the eighth grade P.A.L. team, relentlessly supporting the team. The following year, through the encouragement of several players and their parents, ...

Dylan Curran shines on the field

Dylan Curran shines on the field

November 30, 2016

By Isabella Didio ’18 When Dylan Curran ’20, a Staples special education student, was in eighth grade, he was on the sidelines of every football game of the eighth grade P.A.L. team, relentlessly supporting the team. The following year, through the encouragement of several players and their parents, ...

Wreckers lacrosse wins first ever FCIAC playoff game

Wreckers lacrosse wins first ever FCIAC playoff game

Jason Streiter, Staff Writer

May 23, 2016

The Staples boys lacrosse team beat Greenwich 13-8 in the first round of the FCIAC playoffs on Saturday, May 21st. A historic win for the Wreckers, as it was the program’s first ever FCIAC playoff win. “Coach Mac [Coach Paul McNulty] always talks about program wins, and this was one of them,”...

Who is Shelley Somers?

Who is Shelley Somers?

Kacey Hertan, Business Manager

May 27, 2015

According to Elliot Landon’s email, candidate Shelley Somers was unanimously selected by the Staples High School search committee as the finalist to fill the open position for principal next year. Somers has been working as principal at Central Middle School in Greenwich, Connecticut for five and...

New principal not yet appointed

New principal not yet appointed

Jane Levy, Editor-in-Chief

May 22, 2015

Elliott Landon sent an email on Wednesday May 20 to the staff of the Westport Public Schools, in which he stated that Greenwich Public Schools’ press release announcing the hiring of current principal of Central Middle School, Shelley Somers, as the new Staples High School principal was premature and...

Staples and Greenwich battle on Thanksgiving

Staples and Greenwich battle on Thanksgiving

Thomas Nealon, Staff Writer

November 13, 2014

For 93 years now, Americans have maintained the tradition of watching professional football games on Thanksgiving.  At Staples, there is a similar tradition; the Wreckers football team challenges Greenwich to a crucial end-of-the-season game on Thanksgiving Day. The tradition of the Thanksgiving...

Staples Girls’ Swim and Dive lose to Greenwich

Staples Girls’ Swim and Dive lose to Greenwich

Larissa Lieberson, Director of Social Media

October 3, 2014

The members of the Varsity Girls’ Swim and Dive team didn’t manage to score a win against their formidable opponent, Greenwich High School, on October 2 at home. The score was stopped at 80-99 Greenwich, declaring their victory. However, the group, composed of many young athletes, is expecting a great season ahead of them. “This team h...

Hirschberg, Tennis Team Win Class LL State Championship

June 14, 2011

  When Danny Hirschberg ’11 stepped off the Yale University tennis court last Thursday, he not only had the satisfaction of a second straight Class LL individual title, but also of having clinched Staples’ first LL team championship since 1988. “Winning the class LL state championship was an unbelievable...

Boys Tennis Defeats a Shorthanded Greenwich Team

Boys Tennis Defeats a Shorthanded Greenwich Team

April 30, 2011

On April 29, the Staples Wreckers Boys’ Tennis team defeated the Greenwich Cardinals by a final score of 6–1, improving their record to 9–0, while the Cardinals suffered their first loss of the season, moving to 8–1. However, this Cardinal squad looked a little different then usual--the...

Turkey Bowl Slideshow

Turkey Bowl Slideshow

November 30, 2010

Eric Essagof '12 took some photos from the Turkey Bowl on Thursday, November 25, with Staples' victory over Greenwich.  Here is a slideshow: [flickrslideshow acct_name="55332806@N04" id="72157625341639929"]

Wreckers sweep Cardinals and win 98th match in a row

Wreckers sweep Cardinals and win 98th match in a row

May 27, 2010

DJ Sixsmith '11 Web Sports Editor Just as it did earlier this season, the Staples Wreckers boys volleyball team swept rival Greenwich 3-0 in the FCIAC semifinals Wednesday night at Fairfield Ludlowe High School. The 25-18, 25-17, 25-7 win was the 98th straight for the Wreckers, who advanced to F...

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