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Broadcast in Cali

Broadcast in Cali

Morgan Smith, Social Media Editor

March 28, 2017


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

Manchester High School’s Broadcast program will be traveling to Anaheim, California this coming Monday to compete in the West Coast STN competition! Broadcast traveled to Atlanta, Georgia last year to compete in the East Coast STN competition, and was awarded The Northwest Regional Excellence Award along...

Boys’ Basketball: A Season of Many Surprises

Boys’ Basketball: A Season of Many Surprises

Tyler Madden, Staff Writer

March 16, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Local, MHS, Sports

The Manchester High School Varsity Boys Basketball team's season came to an end last week with a loss to Simsbury in the first round of the Class LL State Tournament. Even though the season didn’t end as expected let's take a look back at some of the highlights from this team's season: 1/20: Wi...

Athlete Spotlight: Colin Zorger

Athlete Spotlight: Colin Zorger

Jason Owen, Sports Editor

March 8, 2017


Filed under Athlete Spotlight, Sports

Name: Colin Zorger Year: Sophomore 100 Fly, 50/100/200 Free (Boys' Swimming) Stats:  100 Fly: 55:22* 200 Free 1:52:18* 100 Free 52.5 50 Free 23.5 *Competing in event at States Fun Facts: Colin has only lost three times this season He also plays on the boys' gol...

MHS Boys Do Swimmingly at CCC Meet

MHS Boys Do Swimmingly at CCC Meet

Jenna Leon, Opinion Editor

March 8, 2017


Filed under Local, MHS, Sports

This past Friday, March 3, was the CCC Swim Meet for the Manchester High Boys' team. Overall, MHS finished a remarkable fourth place out of the seven teams, which is unheard of for a team that has only 7 members. Some of the outstanding results include: Colin Zorger: 1st in the 100 Butterf...

Four Senior Track Athletes on Their Way to New England Championships

Four Senior Track Athletes on Their Way to New England Championships

Morgan Smith, Social Media Editor

March 1, 2017


Filed under Athlete Spotlight, Carousel, Local, MHS, Sports

The four senior jumpers that have developed our track program so greatly made a strong appearance at their most recent track event, the Connecticut State Open. Elizabeth Lodge high jumped her way to a third place finish, jumping 5 feet 4 inches, her personal best this season. Lodge has gone to Indo...

Wrestling Season Recap

Wrestling Season Recap

Katyland Facas, Senior Staff Writer

March 1, 2017


Filed under Local, MHS, Sports

After a successful Class L State Tournament performance and appearance at State Open, the 2016-2017 Manchester Wrestling season is now over for all but a few dedicated wrestlers. The entire varsity wrestling team consisting of Elliot Hall, Justin Ortiz, Shamar Schand, Tray Nieves, Jasen Gonzalez,...

Boys’ Swim Team Celebrates Co-Captains and Co-Managers at Senior Night Meet

Boys’ Swim Team Celebrates Co-Captains and Co-Managers at Senior Night Meet

Jenna Leon, Opinion Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Carousel, MHS, Sports

Yesterday, February 22, was the Manchester Boys' Swim team’s senior night. Although the boys lost their meet, they performed well in their races. Unfortunately, the boys are only a team of seven, which compared to other schools is hardly a team at all. They can’t fill all of the lanes in each race a...

Boys’ Indoor Track Dominates at Class L

Morgan Smith, Social Media Editor

February 19, 2017


Filed under Local, MHS, Sports

The MHS boys indoor track team traveled and competed at the Class L meet, at Hillhouse High School in New Haven, Connecticut this past Saturday, February 11. There were 25 teams competing at the Class L meet, and Manchester finished in 11th, earning a total of 19 points with amazing performances from ...

Senior Night RECAP: 2/16/17 Boys’ Basketball vs. South Windsor

Senior Night RECAP: 2/16/17 Boys’ Basketball vs. South Windsor

Tyler Madden, Staff Writer

February 19, 2017


Filed under Carousel, MHS, Sports

It was Senior night on Thursday night as 13-4 South Windsor came into town to battle 9-9 Manchester. Manchester went on to beat #13 ranked South Windsor 42-39. The game started off slow as defense was a key for both teams. South Windsor led Manchester 15-11 at the half, with Shane Young scoring ...

Liz Lodge Leads Girls’ Indoor Track to a 6th Place Finish at LL’s

Liz Lodge Leads Girls’ Indoor Track to a 6th Place Finish at LL’s

Elizabeth Turley, Managing Digital Editor

February 19, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Local, MHS, Sports

The Girls’ Indoor Track team had a successful run at Wednesday’s Class LL Tournament. The team traveled to Hillhouse High School in New Haven to compete in sprints, distance, and field events, with many athletes qualifying for the State Open. UHart commit Elizabeth Lodge took first place in ...

RECAP: 2/13/17 Girls’ Basketball vs. East Hartford

RECAP: 2/13/17 Girls’ Basketball vs. East Hartford

Tyler Madden, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Carousel, MHS, Sports

The MHS girls basketball team (8-10) hosted East Hartford (6-12) on Monday night. They were unable to come up with the win, losing 58-46. The first half was back and forth but East Hartford had the lead 23-18. Manchester came out of the half looking to take the lead, but Tanae Arnola was too much for Manc...