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November Athlete of the Month: John Turnquist

November Athlete of the Month: John Turnquist

Hunter Caparelli, Sports Editor

November 12, 2019

Our Athlete of the Month for the month of November is John Turnquist.  JT played for the Ossining Varsity Football Team during the Fall and had an exceptional senior season.  JT began the season as the starting running back and was the main touchdown scorer for the team. By the last game, with the team...

October Athlete of the Month: Victoria Lema

October Athlete of the Month: Victoria Lema

Hunter Caparelli, Sports Editior

October 8, 2019

Our Athlete of the Month for the month of October is Victoria Lema.  Tia plays for the Ossining Varsity Field Hockey Team and has been performing at an extremely high level so far this season.  She is the main scorer for the team as of now and she has scored in every game so far. Tia had 1 goal and...

2020 Olympics

2020 Olympics

Cameron Takmil, Staff Writer

September 26, 2019

 We are only a year away from the 2020 Summer Olympics and there is mounting hype for the games in Tokyo as there will be a lot of fresh faces due to the absence of many Olympic greats. The Olympics are also used as a platform to battle social justice as athletes are given a voice to spread their m...

O’Dell Beckham Dealt to the Cleveland Browns

O’Dell Beckham Dealt to the Cleveland Browns

Cameron Takmil, Staff writer

March 28, 2019

  This off season has not yet come into full effect as the draft is still a long ways from now. Despite this, a plethora of moves and acquisitions already headlined media outlets for the past few weeks. But by far the most monumental move has to be O’Dell Beckham Jr. being dealt to the Clevelan...

Athlete of the Month: Kellen Cooks

Athlete of the Month: Kellen Cooks

Nick Lividini, Sports Editor

March 8, 2019

Hear Kellen talk about juggling school, sports, and more!

Predictions on Machado’s and Harper’s Impending Decisions

Predictions on Machado’s and Harper’s Impending Decisions

Cameron Takmil, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019

In the midst of the MLB offseason, it's been nothing short of spectacular as many teams went upon one of two routes. Franchises like the Mets and Phillies sacrificed substantial young assets to start winning as soon as this upcoming season. Other teams like the Seattle Mariners held fire sales and are...

The Unethical Wage Gap in Professional Soccer

The Unethical Wage Gap in Professional Soccer

Sebastian Molina, Staff Writer

January 12, 2019

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...

Should NCAA Athletes Be Paid?

Should NCAA Athletes Be Paid?

Jonathan Urgiles, Sebastian Tejara, and Mohamed Shyllon, Staff Writers

January 11, 2019

An NCAA Division 1 football player spends 50 to 60 hours a week practicing, until the season starts and it “eases” to 40 to 50 hours a week once the season, and classes, begin. College athletes spend more time training and playing their sport than they do actually studying or doing school related...

Athlete of the Month: Mary Nichols

Athlete of the Month: Mary Nichols

Angela Torricella, Editor-in-Chief

November 29, 2018

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

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...

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