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Behind the scenes of a girls softball game

Behind the scenes of a girls softball game

Lydia Bicknell

March 16, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

3:30-4:00 One of the team moms brings dinner to the field house, and after setting up, everyone digs in. Today, wings are on the menu, yet the real excitement seems to come from the waves of screams that circle around the room every time one of the wasps flies in. With a broken air conditioner, the only...

Baseball prepares for Saladino Tournament

Baseball prepares for Saladino Tournament

Makayla Brown

March 10, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

During spring break, the baseball team will be competing in the Saladino Tournament. “Technically it’s the first three days of spring break, if you get to advance that’s great but if not you still have plenty of time to have your spring break,” said coach Kenny White. The first three games...

Hillsborough takes home gold at Nash Higgins Relay

Hillsborough takes home gold at Nash Higgins Relay

McKenzie McIntyre

March 7, 2017


Filed under Spring Sports, Track & Field

At the 47th Annual Nash Higgins Relays on Saturday, Hillsborough track terriers placed among the top three in multiple events. Events participated in included the high jump, triple jump, discus, and multiple individual and relay team races, with and without hurdles. Male relay teams placed first in...

Girls tennis fights through the season

Girls tennis fights through the season

Maddie Dhondt

March 7, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis

The Lady Terriers tennis team is halfway through the season and has a 2-2 record. Although two games- Brandon and Durant- have been postponed due to weather conditions, they are planned to be rescheduled; the rest of the season is planned to continue like normal. “The new players who joined...

Boys baseball loses 4-3 to Leto

Boys baseball loses 4-3 to Leto

Lauren Komar

March 2, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

After starting the season 2-0, the boys baseball team lost 4-3 to Leto on Tuesday, Feb. 28. Ryan Romano scored on a passed ball with two outs in the bottom of the first inning, which put the Terriers up 1-0. HHS pitcher Patrick Puentes held Leto scoreless for the first three innings, but ...

Season ends as Terriers lose 61-57 in regional final

Season ends as Terriers lose 61-57 in regional final

Matt Lutton

February 24, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

For a second straight year, boys basketball was kept from the state tournament by fewer than five points. Despite a strong start and late rally, Hillsborough lost in the regional final to Orlando Edgewater 61-57. “We’ve been here before, so we know what it feels like from last year,” head c...

VIDEO: Boys varsity basketball wins game against Mitchell 37-34

VIDEO: Boys varsity basketball wins game against Mitchell 37-34

Bianca Cegatte

February 22, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Interactive, Multimedia, Sports, Videos, Winter Sports

The varsity boys basketball team stepped onto the court Tuesday against J.W. Mitchell with a lot to gain – and just as much to lose. The scoreboard at the end of the night would decide which team would move another step closer to the Final Four. Win and advance. Lose and go home. Terriers win 37-34. As...

The Dancerettes perform at annual showcase

The Dancerettes perform at annual showcase

Dylan McAleese and Jayla Rogers

February 18, 2017


Filed under Dancerettes, Multimedia, Photo Galleries

As the Dancerettes came to a close on their piece, "The Black Rose," cheers and claps ensued. On Feb. 17, the Dancerettes performed a variety of pieces incorporating different styles of dance at their annual showcase. Friends and family came out to support the dancers as they demonstrated their ta...

Terriers advance to regional semifinals

Terriers advance to regional semifinals

Sabrina Chang

February 17, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Winter Sports

On the road to states, the varsity boys basketball team proved its potential with an aggressive performance on Thursday against Land O’ Lakes in the regional quarter finals. Keeping the lead the entirety of the game, Terriers kept one thing in mind: trust the process. Despite its win, the motivating...

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