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Girls Lacrosse Falls to Glastonbury in State Quarter Finals

Girls Lacrosse Falls to Glastonbury in State Quarter Finals

June 7, 2011

  After a tough game against Glastonbury, the Staples girl’s lacrosse team ended their season with a loss in the quarterfinals of the state tournament on Monday. For the first half of the game, it seemed like Glastonbury was dominating the game but the half ended with a tie. Then, going into...

Athletes of the Issue: May 27, 2011

Athletes of the Issue: May 27, 2011

May 27, 2011

Panagiota Tsilfides '11 Lacrosse goalie Panagiota Tsilfides prides herself in the wins of the entire team, but her work in the goal greatly adds to the team’s success. Her role, in addition to stopping the other team from scoring, is to call plays and advice to the players on the rest of the field. Her ability to info...

Baseball Shuts Out New Canaan, Advances to FCIAC Semifinals

Baseball Shuts Out New Canaan, Advances to FCIAC Semifinals

May 26, 2011

Caitlyn Rand '13 and Claire O'Halloran '13 Staff Writer and Web Features Editor Gau '11 contributed to the team's defense, averaging one strike-out per inning. | Photos by Caitlyn Rand '13 After ending the regular season with a solid record of 15-5, the Staples baseball team faced New Canaan in the FCIAC quarterfinals on their home field, and walked away with a ...

Varsity Girls Tennis Defeats Westhill

Varsity Girls Tennis Defeats Westhill

May 10, 2011

On May 9, the Staples girls varsity tennis team played a home match against Westhill on Senior Day. The overall score was 7-0— a complete victory for the Staples Wreckers. Although the number one singles player, Katie Reiner ’12, was unable to play due to a wrist injury, the number two singles pl...

Staples Dismisses Early

Staples Dismisses Early

January 7, 2011

Emily Kowal '12 and Stevie Klein '12 News Editors Westport students have received word of an early dismissal announcement. At 10:20 a.m. Connect-ed sent emails messages announcing that  Staples would be dismissing at 11:40 a.m. Other schools are dismissing as well, after the bus runs of Staples stu...

The Impact of iChat and Facebook on My Social Life

The Impact of iChat and Facebook on My Social Life

November 28, 2010

It has taken hours to start writing this column. Why? Because I’m distracted. I’ve been talking to friends and video chatting, thanks to iChat. Oh, and Facebook too. iChat is the biggest culprit. Although I’m not face-to-face with the people I talk to, I spend my afternoons and/or evenings sending instant messages back and...

Staples Football Rolls to 42-20 Victory Over Harding

Staples Football Rolls to 42-20 Victory Over Harding

October 24, 2010

DJ Sixsmith '11 Web Sports Editor With Trumbull, Central and New Canaan all losing this weekend, the Wreckers strengthened their drive to the FCIAC championship game with a 42-20 victory over the Harding High School Presidents. Led by senior running back Tyler Jacobs and his three touchdown...

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