Inklings News

Girls’ rugby team hopes for a great season

Staples Wreckers will be able to watch a new sport on Ginny Parker Field as the girls’ rugby team hopefully kicks off their season in the spring.

Amanda Rowan '22 and Charlotte Smith '21

March 23, 2020

Staples will have girls’ rugby team this upcoming year

The boys’ rugby team has an offensive play during a game versus Greenwich.

Siri Kanter '20, Associate Managing Editor

December 6, 2019

Staples will have a girls’ rugby team this upcoming spring sports season. The team will be coached by Cassie Bishop, who plays for one of the strongest womens' rugby programs in Connecticut throughout the fall and has coached youth programs for upwards of four years.  Sophie Lynch ’21, who has grown up in a fa...

Staples rugby earns formidable reputation

Ari McCoy '17, Staff Writer

May 6, 2016

Staples rugby has become one of the school’s top-tier teams. After going undefeated in the preseason, they started their season 3-0, including a close win over Aspetuck and a dominant 54-0 win over Darien. But this is not their first year of high- caliber play. “We have been pretty good the past...

Teams gear up for season with conditioning

Teams gear up for season with conditioning

Jimmy Ray Stagg, Web Sports Editor

September 19, 2014

A bead of sweat trickles down his face and plunges to the sand below. A drop quivers and falls from her forehead to the hardwood floor of the gym. His drenched hair bounces as he runs, spraying sweat everywhere like a wet dog. Even though each sport at Staples is different, they all have one thing...

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