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Teeing off the season

Teeing off the season

Maddie Dhondt
August 24, 2016 • 378 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Golf, Sports

It was the warm-up match – but it was hot enough. “It’s hot as golf balls outside,” junior James Roberts remarked about the weather Tuesday as four Hillsborough boys and two Hillsborough girls took on the nine-hole course against Steinbrenner in triple-digit feels-like temperatures at Heritage...

New golfers up to par

New golfers up to par

Gary Moore
September 24, 2015 • 309 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Golf, Sports

After facing challenges in the beginning of the season, the boys and girls golf team have managed to achieve victories. The girls are now 1-1 and the boys are 1-2. This year, the boys golf team has six players, a number that’s larger than their usual amount. Aaron Jensen, a new player to the team,...

Bad weather causes problems for golf team

Tegan Smith
August 28, 2015 • 448 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Golf, Sports

Bad weather can be a problem for any sport. For the golf teams, however, bad weather led to the cancellation of half their games last year. There are other factors that bad weather exacerbates. It is extremely difficult to find another date where the teams can play each other again. The regular season...

Lower golf scores may be linked to lower grades

Lower golf scores may be linked to lower grades

Denzel Pierre, Staff Writer
September 17, 2014 • 700 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Golf, Sports

The golf team leaves for its matches at close to 1 p.m. during the day, leaving the players missing a large portion of the time they should be in school working. This seems like a simple problem to solve: hold the matches later in the day. But for the golf team, it turns out that a solution to missing...

Golf team can’t get into the swing of things

Golf team can’t get into the swing of things

Katie Frost, Staff Writer
August 23, 2013 • 678 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Golf, Sports

  Another year, another season passes by, and the golf team has nowhere to practice. Two years ago, two girls from Tampa Bay Tech jumped on a golf cart when it was raining. One got a concussion, the other broke her arm. The girls sued Rogers Park and won. Since the course is owned by the City...

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