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MLB rule change

MLB rule change

Sofia Barassi, Assistant Sports Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under March, News, Showcase, Sports

Do you enjoy watching professional baseball on television? If you're not a huge fan of it, there's a change being made for the start of the 2018 Major League Baseball season that may catch your interest. Many have complained about the length of games, so the MLB imposed a new rule that allows only si...

Clement Sherwood, 2018 State Champion

Clement Sherwood, 2018 State Champion

Emmie White, News Editor

March 20, 2018


Filed under Features, March, Showcase, Sports

Following four fantastic seasons on the HBHS varsity wrestling team, Clement Sherwood ‘18 closed his high school career with a big win at the state meet on Feb. 17. Hollis Brookline joined 12 other Division II teams at ConVal in the third week of February to close their season. Sherwood, a team ...

USA’s Shocking Results

USA’s Shocking Results

Kaleigh Whalen, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018


Filed under March, Sports

With the commencement of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics, the United States did not do as well as they intended to. Although many athletes did fulfill their Olympic dreams, it was not quite enough for the U.S.A team to take the lead in the medal count. Many U.S fans were disappointed in this year’s o...

Girls Basketball wins Championship

Girls Basketball wins Championship

Eleanor Quarles, Editor in Chief

March 16, 2018


Filed under March, Showcase, Sports

On Friday night, the Hollis Brookline Girls Basketball team beat John Stark 54-43 to take home the state title for the first time in HB history. Coming off a loss in the championship game last year, the team started this season with four straight wins, and stayed strong through the rest of the yea...

NBA mid-season recap

NBA mid-season recap

Mitchel Dryer, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018


Filed under March, Showcase, Sports

The first half of the 2017-2018 NBA season has been one for the books. In the Eastern Conference, the favorites going into the season were the Cleveland Cavaliers. This is  because they have the best all around player in the league, LeBron James. The Boston Celtics, coached by Brad Stevens, didn’t waste...

Girls basketball road to the playoffs

Girls basketball road to the playoffs

Lindsey Wood, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under February, Showcase, Sports

The Hollis Brookline Girls Varsity Basketball team has a well-deserved 14-1 record, and they are finishing the rest of the season preparing for the playoffs in hopes of becoming Division II Champions. Last year, the girls lost in the championship game by 8 points. The big loss motivated the girls...

Dynasty vs Dogs: Super Bowl 52 Recap

Dynasty vs Dogs: Super Bowl 52 Recap

JP Blasi, Assistant Editor

February 20, 2018


Filed under February, Showcase, Sports

Super Bowl 52 was expected to be a strange one in which a Hall of Fame coach and quarterback tandem appearing in their 8th Super Bowl would take on on a backup quarterback and a second-year coach. While it was dubbed the “Dynasty vs. Dogs” game--referring to the Patriots’ almost-20 year dynasty reign an...

Another HB athlete signs

Another HB athlete signs

Mark Labak, Sports Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under Athlete Spotlight, February, Showcase, Sports

Congratulations to Meghan Hill ‘18, on officially signing to further her field hockey career at St. Joseph’s College of Maine. Hill was excited about the signing: “Not only is [St. Joseph’s] a good school academically, but I love the family dynamic there. I’m super excited to learn more...

Senior night for HB wrestling

Senior night for HB wrestling

Mitchell Dreyer, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under February, Showcase, Sports

With the 2017-2018 wrestling season coming to an end, four seniors competed on the home mats one last time. Clement Sherwood, Cameron Dreyer, Cameron LaPierre, and Savannah Eliza were the seniors who were be honored on this special night all about them. The meet took place at 6pm on Thursday, February 7....

Cool Runnings 2018

Cool Runnings 2018

Joey Schunemann, A&E Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under February, Showcase, Sports

Beyond this year’s political drama and this winter’s erratic weather comes the distraction of a lifetime in the 2018 Winter Olympics. Then at once all eyes from across the globe will be fixed on television screens to see the best of the best compete for glory in the Pyeongchang athletic spectacle ...

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