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On senior night, Terriers triumph over Blake

On senior night, Terriers triumph over Blake

Anthony Suarez
April 23, 2017 • 49 views
Filed under Baseball, Spring Sports

The Hillsborough baseball team beat Blake by a significant margin Friday night, with a final score of 13-3. Surprising, considering the ease of their win, were the number of players who played positions which they did not typically fulfill. Senior player Patrick Puntes, who does not usually bat, did...

Flag football loses to Sickles 46-0 at last home game of the season

Flag football loses to Sickles 46-0 at last home game of the season

Lauren Komar
April 19, 2017 • 78 views
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

As the flag football team's nine game season comes to a close, the team has its last home game of the season: Senior Night. Before the game, seniors lined up and walked on the field with their families to receive their roses from their coach, Brittany Riddley. After that, the game began. ...

Crew team advances to Nationals

Crew team advances to Nationals

Harmony Tarpein
April 10, 2017 • 126 views
Filed under Crew, Sports, Top Stories

Before the sun began to peak over the horizon, rowers shuffled slowly up to the boat trailer to begin a long weekend of intense competition. At 6:30 am, the work began. Over the next two days, the HHS crew team would compete against schools who fought to take titles and national qualifying spots ...

Crew continues competition tradition

Crew continues competition tradition

Michael Strobl
April 6, 2017 • 107 views
Filed under Crew, r&b Magazine, Sports

The loud banging of water jug drums ring through the air. The Hillsborough River is flooded with a mixture of protein powder, fish and pudding. Prayers are being made to the river gods for good luck in the coming weeks. This can only mean one thing: a new season of crew has begun. Before compet...

Hillsborough Terriers defeat the Brandon Eagles

Hillsborough Terriers defeat the Brandon Eagles

Harmony Tarpein
April 5, 2017 • 125 views
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

"Si se puede, you can do it!" As the sun sets and a breeze sweeps across the field, the Terrier dugout is filled with chants, chatter and partially organized chaos. From the stands, everything appears to be going as it should be, but after taking a step inside of the heart of the team, the persp...

Hillsborough’s softball team beats Brandon, 15-8

Hillsborough’s softball team beats Brandon, 15-8

Delores Battle
April 5, 2017 • 120 views
Filed under Softball, Sports

It's almost silent on the field. So silent you can almost hear the steady breathing of the pitcher before she releases the ball. In one swift movement, the ball connects with the bat sending a thundering noise through the stands. And then she takes off, tossing the bat to a side while making a d...

Flag football team loses 26-0 against Jefferson

Flag football team loses 26-0 against Jefferson

Haley Mueller, Staffer
April 4, 2017 • 46 views
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

The Lady Terriers loss against the Jefferson Dragons did not bring them down. The game was "fun," said players Steveonna and Marquicia Mosley unanimously. The duo said that their goal for Friday's game against Robinson is to "get on the board." In the first half, Jefferson scored 20 points, and then...

HHS Crew sweeps (and sculls) FSRA West District Championships

HHS Crew sweeps (and sculls) FSRA West District Championships

Cassidy Bull
April 2, 2017 • 136 views
Filed under Crew, Sports, Year-Round

  It’s 3:30 a.m. on a Saturday and the HHS Rowing Team is waking up to get ready for their FSRA West District Championship Regatta in Sarasota. Upon arrival, the team began re-rigging or putting together their boats that they would use on the racecourse. The whole set-up process took a co...

Boys baseball defeats Robinson, 10-0

Boys baseball defeats Robinson, 10-0

Moryah Wells
April 1, 2017 • 96 views
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

With the first mercy rule of the season, the Hillsborough Terriers defeated the Robinson Knights 10-0 after only playing until the middle of the fifth ending. After a stagnant three innings, with the help of a RBI from Tim Elko, outfielder Quintin Graham got a run in, giving the Terriers the lead...

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