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Updated: Hillsborough athletes sign college scholarships

Updated: Hillsborough athletes sign college scholarships

February 2, 2017 • 959 views
Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Fall Sports, Spring Sports, Swim & Dive, Track & Field, Winter Sports

UPDATED: Additional students signed letters on a spring signing day held April 12. Eight Hillsborough students signed Letters of Intent on National Signing Day (Wednesday, Feb. 1 ). They're headed to play football, run track, swim and play baseball at schools throughout the country.

UPDATED: Eight athletes commit to colleges

UPDATED: Eight athletes commit to colleges

Matt Lutton
January 31, 2017 • 375 views
Filed under Baseball, Fall Sports, Football, Sports, Spring Sports, Swim & Dive, Track & Field

Across the country, senior athletes will sign National Letters of Intent today, on Wednesday, Feb. 1. Each letter serves as a binding, written agreement to play a sport for each university and is the final step in the recruitment process. UPDATED: Eight Terriers signed this year, up from just last year. Signees are ...

Swim team places at states and breaks personal records

Swim team places at states and breaks personal records

Maddie Dhondt
November 29, 2016 • 322 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Swim & Dive

Record breaking. That's what sums up this season for the big red swim team. The girls' swim team finished the season undefeated while the boys’ team went 3-2. The girls placed first at Western Conference, and the boys took fourth. The big red team also won second in districts and had multiple regional...

Swim team goes to states

Swim team goes to states

Maddie Dhondt
November 3, 2016 • 25,954 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Swim & Dive

UPDATE: Fitz Rawls placed 6th at the State Swimming Championship for the 50 freestyle. The girls 4x50 free relay placed 7th at the State Swimming Championship. Fitz Rawls' backstroke placed 12th in the state, not qualifying for a medal. Tori Ellwoods' 200 IM and 100 backstroke both came in 13th, not...

Swim celebrates senior night

Swim celebrates senior night

Maddie Dhondt
October 12, 2016 • 380 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Swim & Dive

The girl's swim team remained undefeated the entire season,  5-0 and also came in first place for swimming and diving at Western Conference. The boy's team followed closely behind going 3-2 this season and coming in fourth place at Western Conference.

City Relays Preps Swimmers for Districts

City Relays Preps Swimmers for Districts

Sabrina Chang
September 18, 2016 • 300 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Swim & Dive

Last Saturday, the swim team hosted for the third time in a row City Relays at Bobby Hicks Pool. While the event mainly focused on team spirit, the competition displayed the top relay teams from the 25 schools in the district. This event gave coaches a reference to see where their swimmers were at,...

Swim Team Claims Victory Over Gaither

Swim Team Claims Victory Over Gaither

Jacob Kirchheimer
August 25, 2016 • 349 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Swim & Dive

Thursday night at the Copeland Pool, both the boys' and girls' swim teams won in the swim meet against Gaither. The girls won 132-51 and the boys won 116-54. The girls won first in every event except the 500 meter freestyle. The boys also won first in all but one event, the 400 meter freestyle relay. "It...

On swim team, it’s not raining men

On swim team, it’s not raining men

Suparna Narayan
September 24, 2015 • 673 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Swim & Dive

The crowded sidelines are full of swimmers and divers waiting to have their chance to attain victory. Full of girls, that is; lots and lots of girls. There are 45 girls and only 27 boys on the swim team. A lack of boy swimmers has become a major concern for this year’s swim team. “We really need...

Swimming siblings

Suparna Narayan, Staff Writer
August 28, 2015 • 1,073 views
Filed under Sports, Swim & Dive

Tension was building as the swimmers prepared to take their marks. The crowd echoed with silence as the swimmers stood ready by the pool in anticipation. This was it, the meet that Fitzhugh and Madeline Rawls had been waiting for; the first meet of many. From a young age, junior Fitzhugh Rawls and...

Swim team treasures traditions

Swim team treasures traditions

Suparna Narayan, Staff Writer
September 17, 2014 • 878 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Swim & Dive

The silence was overwhelming as the anticipation started to build. Both the team and the audience waited with bated breath for the final score. The girls’ loss, which had been announced earlier, left the team unhappy and anxious. “Boys: Hillsborough 91, Sickles 90.” Without warning, the team ran...

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