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Kate Hedlund, Joey Pearl Running In New England Championship Saturday

Kate Hedlund, Joey Pearl Running In New England Championship Saturday

Kely Maloney, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Last Friday, Manchester High sophomore Kate Hedlund finished fourth and senior Joey Pearl finished sixth in the CIAC cross country State Open at Wickham Park. This leads to an appe...

Repeat: Class of 2019 Wins Top Float At Homecoming Parade

Grace Goldberg-Doyle, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

  The Class of 2019 kept its winning streak alive with a third victory in a row at the 2017 Homecoming Parade Thursday. Once again the dancing was amazing during the junior class’ production, with Saige Rago again choreographin...

Miss MHS 2017: Taylor Keyt Takes the Crown

Miss MHS 2017: Taylor Keyt Takes the Crown

Noor Majid, Staff Writer

October 29, 2017

From dancing T-Rexes to a heartfelt original song, Miss Manchester High School 2017 was a night to remember. With the event co-hosted by Justin Williams and Cristobal Colon, 18 girls ...

  • Amazing Alumni ’08: Olympian Michael Hartfield October 19, 2017
  • ‘16 MHS Graduate Genesis Robles Visits Harbinger October 11, 2017
  • Inside UConn’s Goal Patrol October 6, 2017

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Features

Repeat: Class of 2019 Wins Top Float At Homecoming Parade

Grace Goldberg-Doyle, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

  The Class of 2019 kept its winning streak alive with a third victory in a row at the 2017 Homecoming Parade Thursday. Once again the dancing was amazing during the junior class’ production, with Saige Rago again choreographin...

Miss MHS 2017: Taylor Keyt Takes the Crown

Miss MHS 2017: Taylor Keyt Takes the Crown

Noor Majid, Staff Writer

October 29, 2017

From dancing T-Rexes to a heartfelt original song, Miss Manchester High School 2017 was a night to remember. With the event co-hosted by Justin Williams and Cristobal Colon, 18 girls ...

Mid-Way Through Soccer Season:  MHS Varsity Girls

Mid-Way Through Soccer Season: MHS Varsity Girls

Noor Majid, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017

“Come on, girls!” “Let’s go!” “Yes!” These are just a few of the words of encouragement and motivation the MHS varsity soccer girls shout to each other every day ...

  • ‘16 MHS Graduate Genesis Robles Visits Harbinger October 11, 2017
  • Questions About the Welcome Back Dance October 5, 2017

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Sports

‘16 MHS Graduate Genesis Robles Visits Harbinger

‘16 MHS Graduate Genesis Robles Visits Harbinger

Jaime Lopez and Kaylyn Jones
October 11, 2017

Before we (Kaylyn and Jaime) met HOT 93.7 radio personality and 2016 Manchester High School graduate Genesis Robles, we followed her on social media and looked up to her. Genesis’s Instagram feed always grabs our attention and we always get a positive vibe from her. When Genesis first came into our classroom, we could tell that she was a very vibrant being, and we were blown away with the fac...

Inside UConn’s Goal Patrol

Inside UConn’s Goal Patrol

Eamon Gara Grady, Staff Writer
October 6, 2017

When you think of UConn athletics, the first things that probably come to mind are the ultra-successful basketball teams which have won four men’s National Championships and eleven women’s NCAA championships. In addition to their unparalleled dominance, these two teams have Gampel Pavilion to call their home court. Gampel Pavilion is one of the most formidable and electric environments in colleg...

New Year, New MHS

New Year, New MHS

Noor Majid, Staff Writer
October 5, 2017

In only the last five years, Manchester High School has undergone four schedule changes. In 2012, there was block scheduling, with lunch waves and four 90-minute periods a day. In 2013, there were six periods a day with lunch waves (much like this year’s schedule without Flex). And from 2014 to 2016, there was Power Hour. Power Hour lasted for three years — much longer than the other schedules — but ...