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Athlete Spotlight: Lauren Diana

Athlete Spotlight: Lauren Diana

Jenna Leon, Features Editor

November 25, 2015


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Name: Lauren Diana Year: Sophomore 50 and 100 Freestyle/Butterfly (Girls' Swimming) Stats: Personal record of 27.22 in the 50 free with a future goal of 26.5 Fun Facts: Lauren is thankful for her welcoming team and feels she has known these girls for a lifetime. Quote from Laur...

Athlete Spotlight: Alvin Wong

Julia Pardi, Sports Editor

November 25, 2015


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Name: Alvin Wong Year: Junior Cross Country Runner Stats: Personal Record of 20:56 at Wickham Fun Facts: Has a “gnarly” mohawk Loves to travel Enjoys playing around with cameras and computers Quote from Alvin: “The thing that I enjoy most about cross country is the guys. We’re a...

Athlete Spotlight: Lexi Sequeira

Athlete Spotlight: Lexi Sequeira

Jenna Leon, Features Editor

November 25, 2015


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Name: Lexi Sequeira Year: Senior Breaststroke/Diver (Girls' Swimming) Stats: Personal Record is a 1:20 in breaststroke, 147 best for diving Fun facts: This is Lexi’s first year diving for the Manchester High team Quote from Lexi: “Diving this year was a very different especially beca...

Athlete Spotlight: Izzy Harris

Athlete Spotlight: Izzy Harris

Julia Pardi, Sports Editor

November 25, 2015


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Name: Izzy Harris Year: Senior Right Hitter (Volleyball) Fun Facts: Has been playing since her sophomore year Is part of the Ski Club Played on the Softball team her freshmen and sophomore year Quote from Izzy: “I love the fast paced intensity of the sport. The team is awesome,...

Athlete Spotlight: Skylar Thompson

Athlete Spotlight: Skylar Thompson

Julia Pardi, Sports Editor

November 25, 2015


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Name: Skylar Thompson Year: Senior Setter (Volleyball) Fun Facts: Never played volleyball before her freshman year National Honor Society Orchestra Quote from Skylar: “We did really good last year, team’s looking up, sad that it’s my last year, and happy to play with the gi...

Athlete Spotlight: Lisandro Maysonet

Athlete Spotlight: Lisandro Maysonet

Bernard Adalyy, Staff Writer

November 25, 2015


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Name: Lisandro Maysonet Year: Senior Receiver/Cornerback (Football) Stats: 11 solo tackles 22 total tackles 3 passes defensed 62 receiving yards Fun Facts: Coaches have created a quiet working environment after school in the cafe to catch up on their work Visits the ...

Turkey Bowl 2016 Recap

Turkey Bowl 2016 Recap

Aminah Nassiff, Origination Editor

November 16, 2015


Filed under Carousel, Events, Features, Local, MHS, News, Sports

On Thursday night the annual powderpuff game, called the Turkey Bowl, took place at MHS. Senior and junior girls went against each other in a game of flag football for charity. To gain admittance to the game, students had to bring two canned goods, which were all donated to MACC charities in Justus Joy...

That Awkward Time Between Sports…

Jennah Kellie, Staff Writer

November 8, 2015


Filed under Carousel, Features, MHS, Sports, Tea Time

As the fall sports games and practices start to slow down, the activities and school work certainly start building up. Athletes in Manchester High School go through the “awkward time” between their main sport seasons. Fall sports teams are wrapping up their 2015 seasons and waiting on their w...

Girls’ Soccer Goes to States

Girls’ Soccer Goes to States

Katyland Facas, News Editor

November 8, 2015


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Monday, November 9th, the Manchester girls soccer team will be playing their first game in the CIAC State Tournament against Mercy High School. The game will take place at Mercy in Middletown at 2:00 PM. Manchester has 7 wins, 6 losses, and 3 ties. Mercy has 8 wins, 4 losses, and 4 ties. The w...

Coyne Leads Manchester Boys XC to Success

Coyne Leads Manchester Boys XC to Success

Julia Pardi, Sports Editor

November 5, 2015


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The CIAC Championship Cross Country Race was held at Wickham Park on Saturday, October 31. As the boys Cross Country team went into possibly their last meet, they were ready to compete. Although the team wasn’t able to make it into the State Open meet, senior Brian Coyne, made it as an individ...

MHS Seniors Prepare for the Future: NCAA Recruiting

MHS Seniors Prepare for the Future: NCAA Recruiting

Melanie Amato, Editorial Editor

October 15, 2015


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Many students are involved in some sport during their high school experience, from volleyball, soccer, track, football, baseball, or even golf. But how many actually go on to play sports at the collegiate level? With a very low number, about 5-6 seniors every graduating class, have you ever considered...

An Interview with Coach Cohn

An Interview with Coach Cohn

Elizabeth Turley, Staff Writer

October 2, 2015


Filed under MHS, Profiles, Sports

Mr. Cohn is the head coach of girls' soccer at MHS. Name: Jon Cohn   Soccer background: Coach Cohn has been playing soccer since he was a kid.  He played in high school and college, and is still part of an adult league.  Coach Cohn feels that continuing to play soccer as an adu...