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  • There will be a STEM info session/open house on Feb.11 from 4-5pm at Holyoke High South Campus!

  • Goodluck to all HHS students on their midterms this week!

  • Come join environmental club, Mondays Rm.302 after school!

  • The Robotics Club is seeking new members! See Mr.Belanger for more information!

Spotlight On: Coach Joe Dutsar

Spotlight On: Coach Joe Dutsar

Finn Lubold, Sports Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports, Spot Light

For Holyoke Football Coach Joe Dutsar “purple pride" is not just a hashtag, it’s a way of life.

The “Small But Mighty” Holyoke High Swim Team

The “Small But Mighty” Holyoke High Swim Team

Charlie Brunette, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With only nine swimmers for this 2018-2019 season, it’s easy to forget they even exist. But what they lack in number, they make up for in determination, enthusiasm, and a family-like feel that you won’t find anywhere else in the building.

Boys Varsity Basketball Season Preview

Boys Varsity Basketball Season Preview

Brandon McKenna, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This team is very capable of succeeding and winning many games if they work together to take the “harder” teams down, with the hope of making it to playoffs and possibly winning the championship.

Knights Ready to Tackle Taconic Braves

Knights Ready to Tackle Taconic Braves

Finn Lubold, Sports Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The second week of postseason play starts today and it will be a 5 o'clock showdown up in the Berkshires. This week the Knights take on the Taconic Braves at Berkshire Community College in Pittsfield, MA.

Holyoke Shows Up Big for First Ever Holyoke Athletic Hall of Fame Induction

Holyoke Shows Up Big for First Ever Holyoke Athletic Hall of Fame Induction

Finn Lubold, Sports Editor

November 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

On October 27, 2018, the community held the first ever Holyoke Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.

Knights Face Terriers in Postseason Play

Knights Face Terriers in Postseason Play

Finn Lubold, Sports Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Postseason play starts today and while it sadly won't be in the playoffs, it will be an exciting match up against the West Springfield Terriers.

Holyoke Knights’ Unified Basketball Team takes the win in their first Home Game

Holyoke Knights’ Unified Basketball Team takes the win in their first Home Game

Helena Middleton and Meagan Breen

November 1, 2018


Filed under Features, Holyoke High Sports, Sports

On Friday, October 26th, Holyoke High School’s newly established unified basketball team took on Granby at their first “Fans in the Stands” game. The unified basketball team includes students both with and without intellectual disabilities and allows them to participate together in a competitive team sport.

Playoffs on the Line for the Knights Tonight

Playoffs on the Line for the Knights Tonight

Finn Lubold ‘19, Sports Editor

October 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

For all intents and purposes, Holyoke’s playoff season begins tonight when they face the Chicopee Comp Colts (3 - 4) at home at 7 pm.

Knights Look to Ground Bombers

Knights Look to Ground Bombers

Finn Lubold '19, Sports Editor

October 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

The stakes are high this week for the Knights as they take on the Westfield Bombers at Westfield High School.

Knights Take Aim at Agawam; Look to Revive Offense

Knights Take Aim at Agawam; Look to Revive Offense

Finn Lubold '19, Sports Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

This week the Holyoke Knights take on the Agawam Brownies at Agawam High School.

Holyoke Cross Country is about “More than Just Running”

Holyoke Cross Country is about “More than Just Running”

Jack Shea, Staff Reporter '20

October 9, 2018


Filed under Features, Holyoke High Sports, Showcase, Sports

Holyoke High’s Boys Cross Country team is currently running an undefeated season, (continued from last year), due to the success of many great student athlete. However, the team is not often hallmarked in the halls for their record in the region, but rather for their constant comradery among their ranks.

Knights Look to Soar Over Eagles

Knights Look to Soar Over Eagles

Finn Lubold '19, Sports Editor

October 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Holyoke Knights hope to take down one of the top 25 teams in Massachusetts tonight at Roberts Sports Complex.

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