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Lady Knights Score Big to Land Spot in Playoffs

Lady Knights Score Big to Land Spot in Playoffs

Maeghan Desmarais, Staff Reporter '17

November 4, 2015


Filed under Holyoke High Sports, Showcase, Sports

The Holyoke High School girls’ soccer team was one among ten teams to qualify for the Division 1 playoffs. The Lady Knights hung with some of the best during their regular season, tying and beating top teams. Chicopee, the number 4 team in Western Massachusetts, was arguably the hardest competition...

The NHL: Looking Ahead

The NHL: Looking Ahead

Hanna Smith, Sports Editor

October 19, 2015


Filed under Sports

It’s that time of year again! There is the chill in the air of October, and you know what that means...Hockey Season! Most at this point by now know that the Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup in the 2014-2015 season(If you don’t I’m assuming you carry on yourself at all times a hockey shield.) Anyhow,...

Holyoke Football Midseason Recap

Holyoke Football Midseason Recap

Nathan Yee and Julia Swinehart

October 9, 2015


Filed under Holyoke High Sports, Showcase, Sports

The 2015 season for the Holyoke Purple Knights was surrounded by optimism and renewed energy. The Purple Knights finished the 2014 season winning six straight games and they hoped to bring last year’s energy to this season. The Knights returned plenty of talent and not to mention 24 seniors. Some of...

Girls Soccer Week 1 Recap

Girls Soccer Week 1 Recap

Maeghan Desmarais, Staff Reporter '17

September 23, 2015


Filed under Holyoke High Sports, Showcase, Sports

Holyoke High’s girls’ soccer team started their year on the right foot. With a strong showing at their first game against Holyoke Catholic, Holyoke High proved they are determined to have a good season. Marykate Albert '18, Holyoke’s sophomore sweeper, placed her corner kick to the back of t...

Holyoke Knights Dominate South Hadley Tigers

Holyoke Knights Dominate South Hadley Tigers

Alexander Glanville, Staff Reporter '16

September 13, 2015


Filed under Holyoke High Sports, Showcase, Sports

Quarterback Andrew Peltier led the Knights to victory over the Tigers 55-30.

Chelsea Overcomes Arsenal

Chelsea Overcomes Arsenal

Cameron Lachapelle, Staff Reporter '17

August 29, 2015


Filed under Sports

On Saturday the nineteenth of September, Arsenal made the trip to Stamford Bridge to face Chelsea, the current defenders of the Barclay’s Premier League title. It ended in a victory for the Blues, but the game is not without controversy. The first goal came from a beautiful headed finish by the...

Stephen Curry Wins MVP

Stephen Curry Wins MVP

Christopher Perez, Staff Reporter '15

May 11, 2015


Filed under Archives, Sports

On May 4th 2015 Golden State Warriors superstar guard Stephen Curry was awarded the 2014-15 NBA Most Valuable Player award.

Duke Dukes Out 5th NCAA Title

Duke Dukes Out 5th NCAA Title

Christopher Perez, Staff Reporter '15

April 13, 2015


Filed under Archives, Sports

Duke wins it all this year's March Madness. Chris Perez reports on the final championship game.

Fresh Faces for a Fresh Start

Fresh Faces for a Fresh Start

Ryan Costello, Staff Reporter '17

April 10, 2015


Filed under Sports

Ryan Costello reports on the many new faces to hit the Red Sox.

Top Five Players to Watch at the Masters

Top Five Players to Watch at the Masters

Alexander Glanville, Staff Reporter '16

April 7, 2015


Filed under Archives, Sports

Alex Glanville gives us his top picks on who could put on the prestigious Green Jacket this Sunday.

2015 Beanpot Tournament

2015 Beanpot Tournament

Evan Sullivan, Staff Reporter '16

March 2, 2015


Filed under Archives, Sports

Despite a delay due to snow, the 2015 Beanpot hockey tournament delivered exciting action for Boston hockey fans.

NBA Trade Deadline Proves Fruitful For Celtics

NBA Trade Deadline Proves Fruitful For Celtics

Aiden Moriarty, Staff Reporter '15

February 27, 2015


Filed under Archives, Sports

Last week’s NBA trade deadline has already started to benefit the Celtics. In two last minute deals, the Celtics picked up Isaiah Thomas from the Suns for Marcus Thornton as well as Jonas Jerebko and Luigi “Gigi” Detome from the Pistons in exchange for Tayshaun Prince. Thomas is far and away the most exciting pick up, but the other two will also help supplement a building team.

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