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JV and varsity volleyball look ahead after their win against Chamberlain

JV and varsity volleyball look ahead after their win against Chamberlain

Maddie Dhondt and Jenika Freeman

September 6, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

Hillsborough volleyball started their season with “training during the summer and a lot of conditioning,” said junior co-captain Emma Bernstine. Varsity volleyball has won 3 out of the 4 games, one including tonight’s game against Chamberlain. The game they lost was against their rival, King. They...

Hillsborough defeats Durant 17-7

Hillsborough defeats Durant 17-7

Jacob Thornton

August 27, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Interactive, Multimedia, Sports, Videos

After an impressive 41-0 victory in the preseason game against East Bay, Hillsborough defeated Durant 17-7 at home in the regular season opener. Early in the first quarter, the Terriers were in a tight spot as the Cougars' offense was able to push down the field, into the red zone. However, Hillsborough...

Swim Team Claims Victory Over Gaither

Swim Team Claims Victory Over Gaither

Jacob Kirchheimer

August 25, 2016


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...

Teeing off the season

Teeing off the season

Maddie Dhondt

August 24, 2016


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...

Hillsborough volleyball team starts season with a win

Hillsborough volleyball team starts season with a win

Haley Mueller and Moryah Wells

August 22, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

After a tough couple weeks of practice, the volleyball team opened the season with a 3-0 win against Middleton. The Terriers dominated the first set, winning 25-4. Middleton scored 10 in the second set and 15 in the third. For freshman Sheila Kratzer, this victory meant a lot, seeing that is was...

Hillsborough defeats East Bay 41-0 in preseason game

Hillsborough defeats East Bay 41-0 in preseason game

Lauren Komar

August 20, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

  The Hillsborough Terriers defeated the East Bay Indians 41-0 in tonight's preseason game. Within the first 20 seconds of the game, wide receiver Nate Dantley Jr. scored a touchdown, giving the Terriers the only points they would need for the victory. "It's a good feeling and a g...

New QB impresses teammates

New QB impresses teammates

Lauren Komar

August 17, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

He might have only been on the team since the middle of last year, but sophomore quarterback Tyler Thomas is a young rising star on the varsity football team. Thomas left Blake High School after his first semester last year and enrolled at Hillsborough. Thomas has a long history with football. “I...

Terriers top charts

Terriers top charts

Matt Lutton

August 17, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Three football players were recognized in the Tampa Bay Times’ Hometeam 100, an annual list of the top players in the area. Junior Ken Montgomery was ranked 48th, senior Duran Bell was 39th and senior Zach Carter was third. Carter, a defensive end and Florida commit, finished last season with 76 tac...

Hillsborough football wins spring football game 14-0

Hillsborough football wins spring football game 14-0

Matt Lutton

May 20, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Photo Galleries

In a game filled with dropped passes and penalties, the football team scored twice late to beat Wharton 14-0 in the spring game on May 19. After struggling to find an offensive rhythm in the first of the two quarters played in the Jamboree-style matchup, the Terriers finally found the end zone with...

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