The CavChron

HB basketball star emerges and now all the girls are in love with him

Dhruv Miglani ‘19 stands proudly in front of the score board at the end of his career boosting game. Miglani has a fantastic game with 19 points on the night. “I don’t think I’m ever going to forget hitting that shot,” said Miglani.

Sofia Barassi, Sports Editor

March 8, 2019

On Wednesday, March 6, the HBHS Boys Basketball team traveled to Pelham High School to play in the preliminary round of the NHIAA Division II tournament. Coached by Cole Etten, the team headed into this game knowing it was going to be a tough matchup. “All we were concerned about was what we were capable ...

The making of Mamma Mia: stage management

Stage manager Caroline Pack ‘19 paints steps for the set of Mamma Mia.

Nora Miller, A&E Editor

March 8, 2019

Putting together a successful musical production requires lots of moving parts, many of which aren’t quite as visible as the actors and singers right in the spotlight. Stage managers are one of them. These individuals help keep everything organized on stage, whether in rehearsals or performances, ...

What’s the Spanish word for pregnant?

Robbins sitting at her desk advising her students while they work on a project. She only has three more months to go before Reilly arrives! “I think if you have a fairly healthy pregnancy everything else is good... but yeah, I feel fine” said Erin Robbins.

Josie Farwell, Staff Writer

March 8, 2019

Pregnant warrior, Erin Robbins, often referred to with her Spanish salutation as Senora Robbins, is maintaining her duties as a top-notch teacher while carrying her second child. With her second baby girl, Reilly Jo Robbins, on the way, Robbins has to stay focused on both teaching and staying healthy. ...

2019 Winter Warmer Ergatta

 Pictured is 5 members of the Crew team at their Head of the Charles Regatta in the Fall. They participated in it on October 21, 2018. “It’s a long day  of racing, leading people around and cleaning up,” said Katie Souza’ 19.

Sofia Barassi, Sports Editor

March 8, 2019

The Crew team at Hollis Brookline High School hosted their fourth annual Winter Warmer Ergatta on Saturday, Feb. 2. The team had their indoor regatta compiled of many races. “An Ergatta is essentially an indoor regatta, where all races take place on rowing machines (also known as ergs) instead o...

Michael Gillespie picked for all-state charity match for first time in HB history

Gillespie sits with the other players and the children at the CHaD hospital. “We’re pretty much on the same page,” said Gillespie. They will be playing later this June after a week of practice.

Alec MacEachen, News Editor

March 8, 2019

Wide receiver and cornerback Michael Gillespie ‘19 is the first and only HB player to be picked for the CHaD football roster, which is an all-state game. Gillespie is ranked #23 in the state and is nationally ranked on MaxPreps, which is a national football and sports ranking website. He’ll be on the same team as Division 1 players from schools like Bedf...

HB takes on Disney World


On Monday, Feb. 18, students attending the trip met at Souhegan High School. The group of about 150 choir and band students put on a concert which consisted of the songs they would all perform at Disney Springs. “Working with other schools is even good for conductors. The teachers are learning from each other too. It just improves everybody,” said Umstead.

Sydney Speir, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019

February in New England can be a dreary time for high school students. Post-midterm school work is kicking back into full swing, while the frigid temperatures make the outdoors an unbearably cold place. Luckily for HBHS students, the end of the month also brings the prospect of the heavily-anticipated wint...

Boys basketball finishes remarkable season with title

The boys pose with their medals after the game.

Mark Labak, Sports Editor

March 29, 2018

The 1995-96 Chicago Bulls had a motto to accompany their historic 72-10 season; “It don’t mean a thing without the ring.” As the final seconds ticked away at UNH last Friday, the Hollis-Brookline Boys Basketball team got their ring. The Cavs finished out their incredible regular season with HB Boys Bas...

CSDA Safety Fair

Red Cross Club members teach CSDA students how to stay safe in the event of emergencies. One of the Red Cross Club’s purposes is to teach students how to stay safe during different scenarios. “...the Red Cross club is helpful because the club helps people after disasters and in the school club we do a lot of volunteering and blood drives for the community,” said Tiner.

Leila Caplan, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018

On Tuesday, March 6, the Hollis Brookline High School Red Cross Club traveled to C.S.D.A., a Brookline elementary school, in order to host one of their annual safety fairs for the students. The young students learned concepts such as basic first aid, fire safety, water and ice safety, how to respond ...

The disorganization of Despicable Me

Sophomores dressed as minions play a rousing game of duck-duck-goose. Student council members were both apprehensive and excited about the theme of Despicable Me. “I think Despicable Me is a fun theme that represents our class very well,” said Coady, “though the minion sounds can get a little bit annoying.”

Rowan Gingras, Op-Ed Co-Editor

March 27, 2018

For months, the sophomore Student Council brainstormed spirit week ideas with a goal of figuring out several prospective themes. After all ideas were cast, there was only one thing left to do: take a popular vote. Student council members walked into Sophomore CavBlocks to conduct a survey for several...

Where do we go from here?

March 14th marked exactly one month since the shooting in Parkland, Florida. Students across the country chose to leave school in memoriam of the 17 lives that were lost.

Liam Grant, A&E Editor

March 23, 2018

Sometimes it almost seems as if everyday tragedy finds a way to make its mark -- be it close at home or overseas. Waking up early in the morning, cup of coffee in hand, birds singing a new song, blissfully unaware that yet again people have been severely injured, lives have been lost, and families le...

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