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Athlete of the Month: Kelsey Quain

Athlete of the Month: Kelsey Quain

Angela Torricella, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018


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Competing at the varsity level is an extremely demanding task, requiring loads of practice on and off the field or court. Balancing the responsibilities of a varsity sport as well as academics can present a significant challenge to any high school student, for the time commitment of one sport can be...

The Journey to Nationals

The Journey to Nationals

Angela Torricella, Editor-in-Chief

March 4, 2018


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“Our sport is used as punishment for other teams,” is a phrase commonly used by track and field athletes when trying to prove, like all athletes do at some point, that their sport is the most physically demanding task on the planet.  Yet this claim is true, for the majority of athletes, aside fro...

Quest for Gold

Quest for Gold

Maggie Ford, Sports Editor

February 6, 2018


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Twenty three of the best and brightest women’s hockey players in the United States have the chance to take back what is theirs on February 15th; the status of the most dominant team in the world. The Thursday game will be played against Canada, the rivals of the American women since 1990, when the puck...

The Dangers of the Russian Olympic Ban

The Dangers of the Russian Olympic Ban

Maggie Ford, Sports Editor

December 20, 2017


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Russia was banned from competing in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on December fifth. Officials in the Russian government are prohibited from attending the games, and the Russian flag will not fly. Russian athletes receiving special permission to compete will wear a neutral ...

Making a Splash in New York State

Making a Splash in New York State

Maggie Ford, Sports Editor

December 9, 2017


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After consecutive dominant seasons filled with grit and fast times, members of the Ossining High School Girls Varsity Swim Team qualified for the State Championships meet, which they competed at in November, in Ithaca, New York. The Current sat down with Mary Nichols, an incredibly talented, yet humble...

Indoor Track Begins

Indoor Track Begins

Angela Torricella, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


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The indoor track season is creeping closer to its official opening--leaving many wondering how the team will respond to the fierce competition it will face in the coming months.  Expectations are high for the team, especially junior Patrick Saint Ange, who recently returned from the cross country States C...

The Bronx Force Awakens

The Bronx Force Awakens

Maggie Ford, Sports Editor

October 24, 2017


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The Yankees’ dreams of winning their first American League pennant and clinching their first World Series berth since 2009 were dashed in Houston on Saturday night. After falling behind to the Astros 2-0 in the American League Championship Series, the Yankees had taken control of the series, winning ...

Athlete of the Month: Thomas McBride

Athlete of the Month: Thomas McBride

Darwin Arias, Features Editor

September 29, 2017


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To start off the 2017-2018 school year, The Current is featuring rising senior Thomas (TJ) McBride as Athlete of The Month. McBride has excelled as a striving and dedicated runner on the Ossining High School’s Varsity Cross Country, Indoor Track, and Outdoor Track team. His dedication is seen through...

Ossining Cross Country Dominates at White Plains Invitational

Ossining Cross Country Dominates at White Plains Invitational

Angela Torricella, Staff Writer

September 24, 2017


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The Ossining Cross Country team has seen an interesting past few years, and has gone from being an extremely young and eager team, to the strong squad of upperclassmen it was predicted to be ( with the addition of the strong underclassmen who bring another bright future to the program). The girls team...

OHS September Sports Roundup

OHS September Sports Roundup

Maggie Ford, Sports Editor

September 24, 2017


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Cross Country: The OHS cross country team hit the ground running in September, coming out of a strong preseason camp to place well in all of its meets thus far. The team has been guided by new coach Ken Torricella, a former All-American runner at Iona College, and father of co-captain Angela Torricella...

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