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Boys basketball defeats Eastern Christian

Boys basketball defeats Eastern Christian

by Michael Silver, Staff Writer

January 10, 2019


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Last season, the Glen Rock boys varsity basketball team only won eight games, but this year, the Panthers have already met their win total for all of last season with Tuesday’s 40-36 win over Eastern Christian. Senior co-captain Ryan Harris led the way with a game high 16 points and eight rebounds....

Sneakerhead to entrepreneur

Sneakerhead to entrepreneur

by Will Casey, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019


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It all started with a pair of shoes. Five years ago, senior Max Lindley saved up his birthday money and weekly allowance to buy a pair of Jordan 4’s. But after finding those sneakers, he found another pair he wanted even more. He sold his first pair and this time bought Jordan 3s. Unintentionally...

Winter Track’s recovery day should be followed by all sports

Winter Track’s recovery day should be followed by all sports

by Andrew Kastelman, Staff Writer

January 2, 2019


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How important is rest and recovery for an athlete in their second consecutive sports season? What are the necessary steps to not get injured? While there’s no official school or state rule that New Jersey high school sports teams must have a day off once a week during the season, most teams do...

School start times need to be later

School start times need to be later

by Michael Silver, Staff Writer

December 20, 2018


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The question that lingers around almost every school district: What is the appropriate time for school to start? Research has shown that schools across the country need to make their arrival times later. For instance, the Seattle School District changed its start time from 7:50 to 8:45, which has re...

Boy’s basketball captain shooting for a great season

Boy’s basketball captain shooting for a great season

by Kevin Lederer, Staff Writer

December 19, 2018


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Returning this year for boys' varsity basketball team as the varsity captain is senior Gabe Weinstock who has high hopes for the upcoming season. He has played basketball four years for Glen Rock and says he can’t wait to go all out his last season. Gabe is a natural leader and he has to be as this year's captain...

Mysterious Mr. Milsovic

Mysterious Mr. Milsovic

by Colin Boisits, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


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Beloved English and public speaking teacher John Milsovic, also known as Mr. Shostak, has had an electric lifestyle growing up. Milsovic grew up in North western Pennsylvania in a town called Meadville, where he took interests in social studies, and of course English. Milsovic always admired sports,...

Relay for Life co-advisor brings strong influence to program

Relay for Life co-advisor brings strong influence to program

by Michael Silver, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018


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Behind the glowing orange flames spotting the football field, one teacher moves forward to the podium, all eyes turning to face this leader, who organized this event And the woman behind Glen Rock High School’s Relay for Life team is Amanda Sproviero, a math teacher at Glen Rock High School. She...

Students impress audience at Coffeehouse forty five

Students impress audience at Coffeehouse forty five

by Abby Stern, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


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Students showcased their artistic talents last Thursday, December 6 at the first Coffeehouse of the school year.  Coffeehouse is a biannual performance where students share their original poetry, prose, and music, as well as performing covers of songs.   Students from each of the four grades perfor...

Boys Soccer wins its first Bergen County Soccer Championship

Boys  Soccer wins its first  Bergen County Soccer Championship

by Rob Zamparelli, Sports Editor

November 11, 2018


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The boys soccer team had one thing on their minds ever since the seedings for the Bergen County tournament came out. The Panthers were given the 9 seed despite their undefeated record and impressive run to the semi-finals last year. Glen Rock was ready to get revenge in the county final against 2 seed...

Who will be the next Cleveland Browns head coach?

Who will be the next Cleveland Browns head coach?

by Will Casey, Staff Writer

November 10, 2018


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The NFL's Cleveland Browns fired their head coach, Hue Jackson on Oct. 29. After over two seasons Jackson held an appalling 1-31 record, but the Browns decided to give him one more chance. He stockpiled the roster with new talent, including quarterback Baker Mayfield, wide receiver Jarvis Landry, an...

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