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Staples freshman earn spots of varsity sport teams

Staples freshman earn spots of varsity sport teams

Amanda Rowan '22 and Samantha Felner '22

October 14, 2019

Athletes engender empowerment in Westport’s annual triathlon

Athletes engender empowerment in Westport’s annual triathlon

Lauren Hassell ’22, Web Features Editor

September 21, 2019

At the waterline of Compo Beach in Westport, over 200 athletes charged into the Long Island Sound and began the annual 2019 Fairfield County Bank Westport Kiwanis Triathlon on Sept. 8, 2019. The participants were prepared for the 0.5-mile swim, 5.5-mile bike ride and a 2.2-mile run that constituted the event...

The truth behind March Madness

The truth behind March Madness

Lauren Stack, Public Relations Manager

April 5, 2016

Walking into the cafeteria I notice that something is off. Impressed, I notice all the guys are working diligently on their laptops, intensely studying and concentrating almost with fury.  They must be working really hard to get that GPA up or maybe studying for the upcoming ACT. Then the lightbulb goes of...

How I wish to be rockin’ steady

How I wish to be rockin’ steady

Jane Schutte, Web Features Editor

January 6, 2015

“Rock….Steady….’Cause your team, ain’t even ready. Rock, rock, rock, rock, steady-edy-edy-edy. Rock!”   Besides the fact, that I know you were singing and doing the dance moves full out when you read that, you already know that it is the fondest, most esteemed Staples cheer. From foot...

Lunge and beat with the Staples Fencing Club

Lunge and beat with the Staples Fencing Club

Becca Rawiszer, Staff Writer

October 1, 2014

"En guarde," Sam Linarducci ’16 shouts, his arm poised, ready to tap his opponent with his sword. That’s right, Staples has a fencing club. There is a considerable number of competitive sports teams at Staples, but many are unaware that a lot of their peers partake in fencing. It is a club -- not a team...

Dance team pirouettes into possibility

Dance team pirouettes into possibility

Izzy Ullman, Opinions Editor

September 19, 2014

Although it seems that Staples offers every sport known to man, many dancers long to pirouette and chasse while representing their school and contributing to its spirit. “I think that if Staples got a dance team, it could be a way to introduce people to a relaxing and fun side of dance without the...

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