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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


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...

Big District, Big Challenge

Big District, Big Challenge

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

August 23, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Football season is getting started, and head coach Earl Garcia and his staff are prepping the team in every way possible to make this a competitive year. This season, the varsity team plays eight out of its 10 regular season games against district competitors. These games are important because they...

Cross country camaraderie

Cross country camaraderie

Samantha Votzke, Sports Editor

August 23, 2013


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

In most high school sports, the punishment for messing around at practice or playing a losing game is running. For cross country runners, running is the name of the game. “It’s the hardest sport to do,” senior Matias Marchi said. The team agreed that the mental game is as demanding as the physical....

Volleyball team aims to pack gym

Volleyball team aims to pack gym

Samantha Votzke, Sports Editor

August 23, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

At many home volleyball games, the stands are peppered with parents and lacking student presence. Last year, however, many senior supporters appeared with signs and face paint to support the varsity team. The girls lost a number of senior players but hope to see more students in the stands again this...

Photo story: Summer football practice

Photo story: Summer football practice

June 18, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Hillsborough High School football's strength and conditioning coach, Gabriel Naspinski, talks about the team's summer training program.

Fall sports preview

Samantha Votzke, Sports Editor

May 23, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Cross Country Beginning in June, the cross country team will be practicing two to three days a week, increasing to four days in July and then five days a week along with Saturday runs after that. This gradual increase will help build the runners’ endurance and speed Sophomore Gabriella Arfaras said,...

Girls swim will start next year with new coach

Girls swim will start next year with new coach

Kellen Yent, Sports Editor

May 23, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Swim & Dive

Jasmina Irizarry has been teaching social studies at Hillsborough since mid-December, and as soon as she found out that the head coach position for the girl’s swim team opened up, she put her application in. “I like the coaching experience. It’s not the same as teaching. I want to get to know...

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