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Athlete of the Month: Joseph McCabe

Athlete of the Month: Joseph McCabe

by Michelle DeMaria, Staff Writer
May 12, 2017 • 23 views
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Name: Joe McCabe Why he is “Athlete of the Month”: As a year round runner, McCabe (‘18) participates in cross country during the fall season, winter track and spring track. Recently, McCabe made great strides at Bergen County Relays, hitting his personal records in the 1600m (4:33), 800...

Playing for the flag on her back

Playing for the flag on her back

by Colin Morrow, Editor-In-Chief
May 10, 2017 • 338 views
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As her alarm sounds at 5 a.m., Emily struggles to get herself out of bed. It is still pitch-black outside, and most of Glen Rock is still fast asleep. After all, the weekend is meant for people to relax and enjoy their time off. But for junior Emily Males, the weekend means rising up before the sun to...

Track team crowned league champions for third year straight

Track team crowned league champions for third year straight

by Janice Lee, Staff Writer
May 5, 2017 • 10 views
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It’s not the first or second time they’ve achieved this goal. The Glen Rock High School track team has now been crowned League Champions three years in a row. The team left school early at 1:30 p.m. to go to Emerson High School for the NJIC League Championships on May 2. They competed against teams ...

In the spotlight

In the spotlight

by James Boisits, Staff Writer
May 3, 2017 • 71 views
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A Mistake to Remember With Glen Rock leading the Hawthorne Bears 54-39 on January 21, 2016 in one of the final games in the basketball team’s season, one Glen Rock player sat on the bench, begging to go in.With only a minute and 30 seconds left and Glen Rock holding a commanding lead, Sergio Galv...

Kicking soccer into business

Kicking soccer into business

by Janice Lee, Staff Writer
April 18, 2017 • 155 views
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An inside look at a local soccer business and two students hoping to pursue soccer in college.

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Torn from the game

Torn from the game

by Jordan Carr, Staff Writer
March 31, 2017 • 196 views
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It was just a rec game. The lights were white and bright overhead, making halos of reflection on the floor. Red mats were around the walls to protect players from injury. The ref blew the whistle sharply. Aidan whipped a quick pass to his teammate who took a jump shot from the outside. Aidan pumped his fist...

Taking a leap for fundraising

Taking a leap for fundraising

by Hiroki Doyle, Staff Writer
March 29, 2017 • 163 views
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A junior student has taken his passion for helping others and combined it with pole vaulting Jarod Forer, a junior, has been involved with pole vaulting since his freshman year, and he practices it nearly year round. The track and field sport is similar to the long jump, except the competitor has a...

Same name, different games

Same name, different games

by Julia Rooney, Managing Editor
March 29, 2017 • 184 views
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Senior defender Mary Geen committed, on August 20, to play Division III soccer for The University of Scranton in Scranton, PA. Eleven days later, Mary Kate Horton committed to The University of Scranton’s Division III lacrosse team. Introduced to the sport by her mother's suggestion, Horton...

Cracking courts call for second demolition

Cracking courts call for second demolition

by Julia Rooney, Managing Editor
March 27, 2017 • 679 views
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The high school tennis courts will be demolished again this summer for a renovation to be completed by next school year. On Feb. 27, David Lucchi of Edwards Engineering Group Inc. surveyed the land around the tennis courts in preparation for their demolition. The courts’ renovation is set to...

“The Rock” takes on new meaning for varsity hockey team

“The Rock” takes on new meaning for varsity hockey team

by Michelle DeMaria, Instagram Manager
February 24, 2017 • 217 views
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Tonight the varsity hockey team will play in its second state championship, but it will not necessarily take place where they had always dreamed. After conflicting events at the Prudential Center in Newark caused this year’s state championship game to be moved to Mennen Arena in Morristown, the...

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