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The Geese of Glen Rock High

The Geese of Glen Rock High

by Caroline Geoghegan, Managing Editor

February 22, 2019


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Clubs, Features, Showcase, Student Life

“Ladies, Gentlemen, Geese,” a gruff voice cuts off the clamoring of students, all scurrying around the pre-engineering room of Glen Rock High School, long after classes ended for the day. The projects they are working on are not a part of any curriculum, but that does not stop the students from spen...

Hockey team can’t win this year’s title, regardless of record

Hockey team can’t win this year’s title, regardless of record

by Rob Zamparelli, Sports Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This year no matter how well the Glen Rock hockey team performs, it will be not be allowed to win the Big North league title. Glen Rock decided to not bring all of its athletic teams to the Big North conference this year, leading to the punitive measures against the hockey team. Glen Rock will be ab...

Glen Rock football season comes to a close

Glen Rock football season comes to a close

by Will Casey, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After a tough 4-5 season in 2017, Glen Rock hoped to move past this losing season and go back to the winning of the 2015 season. Glen Rock started off strong with three wins, the first in Waldwick and then two at home against Garfield and Palisades Park. They then drove into Rutherford to play...

Boys’ ice hockey prepares for upcoming season

Boys’ ice hockey prepares for upcoming season

by Will Casey, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

Hopes are high for the incoming boys' ice season with a new head coach as well as talented seniors who are ready to redeem Glen Rock's name after last year's devastating Public C semi-final loss. Former head coach, Anthony Yelovich, stepped down following last season, in hopes to develop his coaching c...

Glen Rock High School earns National Blue Ribbon award

Glen Rock High School earns National Blue Ribbon award

by Caroline Goldenberg, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The National Blue Ribbon Schools Program, which works in association with the U.S. Department of Education, named Glen Rock High School a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School on October 1st.  This year, 349 schools nationwide - 300 public and 49 private - earned the award. School honorees will celebra...

Panthers improve to 3-0 after victory against Palisade Park

Panthers improve to 3-0  after victory against Palisade Park

by Colin Boisits, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Glen Rock Panthers took down Palisades Park 42-6 led by their strong defense causing multiple fumbles, and high flying offense scoring 6 touchdowns. While the Panthers defense were bringing heavy pressure to the backfield they continued to contain Palisade Park from the Red Zone. The Panthers def...

Crispino leaving district after nine years

Crispino leaving district after nine years

by Andrew Kastelman, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

After nine years as a high school baseball coach, Mr. Crispino is leaving Glen Rock High School. He has been the varsity coach the past four seasons. Citing family and finances as reasons for leaving, Crispino wanted to be able to spend more time with his two young daughters. During Crispino’s ...

Glen Rock defeats Garfield in Home Opener

Glen Rock defeats Garfield in Home Opener

by Rob Zamparelli, Sports Editor

September 20, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Following the season opening win against Waldwick Midland Park, Glen Rock was anxious for their first home game against Garfield-- an undefeated team who let up only three points to Lodi the previous weekend. Students packed a section of the bleachers wearing all white. Their cheers were loud and...

Class of 2018 Senior Superlatives

Class of 2018 Senior Superlatives

July 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The Class of 2018 Superlatives

Do you Relay?

Do you Relay?

by Morgan Franz, Staff Writer

June 18, 2018


Filed under Features, In-Depth, Showcase

A mother’s journey through pain Cancer. One word that can change someone's life in an instance. It was one hot Memorial Day weekend and the whole neighborhood was out and about with not a care in the world, but for one family things were about to turn from a nice sunny afternoon to a house fille...

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