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QUIZ: Which senior Dancerette are you most like?

QUIZ: Which senior Dancerette are you most like?

Jacob Thornton

February 16, 2017


Filed under Dancerettes, Interactive, Quiz, Sports

Senior Dancerette Personality Quiz

Robinson tops girls softball 14-0

Robinson tops girls softball 14-0

Delores Battle

February 14, 2017


Filed under Softball, Spring Sports

The girl's softball team fell short against Robinson on Feb. 14. In a total of five innings, the Lady Terriers lost 14-0 in the first game of the season. "There was an opportunity for these girls to fold tonight," Coach Jimmy Sapp said. "But they didn't." A little disappointed by the loss, the Terriers...

Basketball takes district title for second consecutive year

Basketball takes district title for second consecutive year

Moryah Wells

February 11, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

For the second consecutive year, the Hillsborough Terriers basketball team takes the district title. The team maintained a strong lead throughout the game with a final score of 46-40. Hillsborough started off strong leading Chamberlain 14-4 by the end of the first quarter. The team is no stranger...

Seniors’ departure poses problems for baseball team

Seniors’ departure poses problems for baseball team

Yesha Shukla

February 4, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

At the end of the season, 13 seniors are leaving the boys baseball team. This leaves only seven players, which is not enough to fill every position on the field. Although this is not the first time the team has faced the departure of a large senior class, the loss of 65 percent of the team will still...

Basketball soars into district playoffs

Basketball soars into district playoffs

Matt Lutton

February 3, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

For the first time since 2009, the basketball team has more than 20 wins. More importantly, however, it carries a No. 1 seed into the district playoffs next week. The team, which won the district title last year, defeating Armwood 47-45, looks to carry momentum into the postseason in an effort to make anot...

Updated: Hillsborough athletes sign college scholarships

Updated: Hillsborough athletes sign college scholarships

February 2, 2017


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.

Boys tennis starts season under new leadership

Boys tennis starts season under new leadership

Lauren Komar

February 2, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis

  As the boys run across the court, head coach David Shaw tosses each player a tennis ball to help him perfect a strong backhand. They send the balls soaring to the opposite side of the court and sprint back in line. The players strike with force under the hot sun until the entire bucket of balls...

UPDATED: Eight athletes commit to colleges

UPDATED: Eight athletes commit to colleges

Matt Lutton

January 31, 2017


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 ...

Girls basketball falls to Sickles on senior night

Girls basketball falls to Sickles on senior night

Tegan Smith

January 28, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The Dancerettes and cheerleaders body roll as the Big Red Band plays “Let’s Go.” The crowd simultaneously yells out “go big red” along with the band as the referee tosses up the jump ball. Junior Zaria Tyson times the jump, but loses it to Sickles’ senior Julie Moreau. Since that one small...

Gaither tops girls basketball 40-30

Gaither tops girls basketball 40-30

Katie Delk

January 25, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Sports, Winter Sports

The girls varsity team came up short against Gaither, 40-30 on Jan. 24. Senior Kathy Dinarte led the Terriers (2-15) with 10, while freshman Sarai Ford added five. "We are getting better each and every day," said assistant coach Debra Fuller. Head Coach Brittaney Ridley said that the team's focu...

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