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The Unethical Wage Gap in Professional Soccer

The Unethical Wage Gap in Professional Soccer

Sebastian Molina, Staff Writer

January 12, 2019


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Professional male soccer players are statistically paid significantly more than their female counterparts. What would you do if you were playing soccer professionally and weren’t paid as much as the opposite gender? Everyone deserves equal pay, no matter their gender. Awareness of the wage gap in...

Athlete of the Month: Mary Nichols

Athlete of the Month: Mary Nichols

Angela Torricella, Editor-in-Chief

November 29, 2018


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Girls Varsity Swimming has seen exponential improvement over the past few years, making it to the NYSPHSAA State Championships not once, but twice in the past three years. Led by senior Mary Nichols, four additional swimmers went up to Ithaca to compete against the best swimmers in the state. Nichols,...

Ossining Volleyball’s Rebound to Section Champs

Ossining Volleyball’s Rebound to Section Champs

Nick Lividini, Sports Editor

November 18, 2018


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The Ossining Volleyball team has had their very own Section 1 Cinderella story. They had a very rocky season, starting off very slow, but then found their groove and took off finishing out the regular season 14-7, respectively. Entering the Section 1 Class AA tournament, they were the 8th seed, although...

Ossining Boys Soccer’s Historic Season Comes to an End

Ossining Boys Soccer’s Historic Season Comes to an  End

Nick Lividini, Sports Editor

November 3, 2018


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The Ossining Boys Soccer team just has one of the longest sectional runs in Ossining High School in recent years. Following their amazing season, winning their league and receiving the top seed in Section 1 Class AA playoffs, they competed for their first Section Championship since the 1970s. On Wednesday...

Athlete of the Month: Paul Williamson

Athlete of the Month: Paul Williamson

Angela Torricella, Editor-in-Chief

October 22, 2018


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Ossining Varsity Football has seen great improvement in the last couple of seasons. Last year, under the guidance of Coach Dan Ricci, the team made it quite far into playoffs, much farther than previous years. After the loss of seniors James Sanchez, Cincere Morris, Farouk Capalbo, and Daniel Miranda,...

Life on the Varsity Tennis Team

Life on the Varsity Tennis Team

Taylor Calman, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018


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Interviewer: Taylor Calman Interviewee: Abigail Mestrich   How long have you been playing tennis for? “I have been playing tennis since I was around 6 at clinics, and then I guess I just kept playing because I liked it. I used to play sports like soccer and stuff but I didn't like t...

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 ...

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