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Hollis Brookline shuts down Souhegan in the seniors’ final game

Hollis Brookline shuts down Souhegan in the seniors’ final game

Austin Bumpus, Co-Editor in Chief

November 6, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Every sports team has one game that they look forward to throughout their entire season. Whether it is a local team, an elite team, or just one that evokes hatred out of all of the players, it is a chance to prove yourself as a team, and let it all out in one game. For Hollis Brookline football, Souh...

Come hang with the climbing club

Come hang with the climbing club

Skyler Anderson, Contributor

October 30, 2013


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Once a week on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 5:30 at Vertical Dreams located in Nashua, New Hampshire, a fairly new club about climbing has formed and gathered many students. Climbing Club, created and directed by Nathan Warren, a social studies teacher at Hollis Brookline, is a way for students to be part of ...

Boys soccer on a roll

Boys soccer on a roll

Tom E. Johnson, Contributor

October 30, 2013


Filed under Sports

With the cold weather coming through, and the leaves on the trees changing from green to brown, fall sports get into their respective playoff seasons. While not all HBHS sports teams are playoff-bound, the boys soccer team is hitting the ground running for the post season grind.     Finishing th...

Row, row, row your boat

Row, row, row your boat

Sara Swabowicz, Co-Editor in Chief

October 30, 2013


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In the beginning of 2012, the HB Crew Club was founded by Nick Sengstaken, ‘16. Sengstaken said, "I decided to bring Crew to HB because I wanted to show the students how fun and challenging crew is. Crew is a very unique sport because you have to rely on every other person in the boat to do well." T...

Hollis Brookline football puts up their first “W” of the season

Hollis Brookline football puts up their first “W” of the season

Austin Bumpus, Co-Editor in Chief

October 23, 2013


Filed under Sports

After a rough start to the season for Hollis Brookline and first-year coach Rich Bergskaug, the Cavaliers broke into the “W” column last Saturday with a 35-0 win over Kearsarge. The team, who had been struggling in the previous weeks with turnovers, went the first five games of the season without a v...

Sports impact on student athletes

Sports impact on student athletes

Austin Bumpus, Co-Editor in Chief

October 23, 2013


Filed under Sports

    Sports are an important part of a good portion of student’s lives at any high school, and can have both a positive and negative impact on these individual’s academic and athletic careers. Student athletes use sports to develop important traits and characteristics that they use for the res...

Big week in Boston

Big week in Boston

Nate Powers, Contributor

October 23, 2013


Filed under Sports

The heroes of the day, natural born leaders for all New Englanders, they come in three numbers: 12, 12, and, 17. Tom Brady, Mike Napoli and Milan Lucic. Even though it seems like the past week dragged by with the Bruins losing on Thursday and Monday, the Red Sox losing the first game of the ALCS at ...

Powder Puff game

Powder Puff game

Sophia Hall, News Editor

October 23, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Put down the makeup brushes and pick up the football, girl. This year HB is having their first Powder Puff football game. For those who do not know, this type of game is for girls only and has the same rules as football, but without the tackling. Maddy Snow, '14, the organizer for the event this year, she...

Life of an athlete

Life of an athlete

Matt Claire, Sports Editor

October 17, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association is implementing the new Life of an Athlete campaign. According to NHIAA, “NH Life of an Athlete is an adaptation of the Life of an Athlete program that will foster the partnership between NH Interscholastic Athletic Association, schools, administrators,...

Opportunity of a lifetime

Opportunity of a lifetime

Maddie Goodwin, Contributor

October 16, 2013


Filed under Sports

An experience of a lifetime. That one chance, that one moment can make or break your future. That is what three boys from Hollis Brookline are going through.     Travis Howard '14, Ian McNamara '15, and Cam Ricard '14 have all been chosen by competitive teams outside of the high school to play for ...

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