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Boys soccer beats Brandon

Boys soccer beats Brandon

Anthony Suarez

January 20, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The boys soccer team secured a win over Brandon last night with a final score of 4-0. The boys started and finished strong. The first two goals were scored by sophomore Christian Cuevas near the beginning of the first half. The second set of goals was scored by senior captain Nikhil Saligame in the...

Girls soccer beats Leto in first round of districts

Girls soccer beats Leto in first round of districts

Juliana Lechner

January 18, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Hillsborough's girls soccer team kicked off the district championships with a 1-0 win over Leto. The win, led by junior Katherine Bowers' goal made within the last nine minutes of the first half, will advance the Lady Terriers to the next round of districts against Mitchell. Despite the win,...

Hillsborough scores early, beats Freedom

Hillsborough scores early, beats Freedom

Matt Lutton

January 7, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

  Hillsborough struck early and often to beat Freedom 3-2 and clinch a number one seed in the district with the season winding down. Scoring twice in under eight minutes, Hillsborough jumped out to an early lead. Senior captain Nikhil Saligame opened up the scoring with a difficult free ki...

Girls soccer team strives for success after its first win

Girls soccer team strives for success after its first win

Jubilee Gonzalez

December 11, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports

After a four game losing streak, the girls soccer team earned their first win. In order to continue to win they are going to focus on building their skills and getting stronger. “We are going to practice and focus on some issues and strategies we can use in order to play better,” captain Taylor Bott...

Pass-first mentality helps boys rebuild

Pass-first mentality helps boys rebuild

Matt Lutton

December 16, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

One hundred twenty five passes a half. That’s what head coach Steven Colborne says the soccer team needs to be successful. Without that many passes, the offense will simply struggle to score goals this season. The 3-5 Terriers are currently working on rebuilding after losing five senior last year,...

New goalkeeper earns time early

New goalkeeper earns time early

Daniel Hamilton

December 16, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The girls soccer team has found a keeper, and her name is Brianna Joseph. The freshman has been sharing time in goal with senior Kayla Childs, who was the No. 1 goalie on the roster last season. This season, Joseph has played for 296 minutes, while Childs has only played for 160 minutes. “It’s...

Terriers give up early goals, fall to Alonso 4-2

Matt Lutton

December 12, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

  After falling behind 2-0 early, the Terriers dropped their third straight in a 4-2 loss to Alonso Friday night. Hillsborough, falling to 3-5 on the season, started slow, giving up goals in the first and sixth minute. Head coach Steven Colborne thought the Terriers lacked concentratio...

Girls soccer wins 6-0 against Jefferson

Girls soccer wins 6-0 against Jefferson

Theontae Walton

November 6, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The girls soccer team won its game 6-0 on Thursday against Jefferson. In the first half of the game sophomore Sophia Leon scored the teams first two goals. Senior captain Cassandra Cooper scored the third goal in the game, followed by Leon scoring twice more. The score at the half was 5-0. After...

New players, district for girls soccer

Suparna Narayan

October 22, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The silence was overwhelming as the team members looked at each other in anticipation. Their future teammates would be decided in mere seconds, and the stress was ever present. This was the moment that could make or break their entire season. This season, the girls soccer team is facing many new changes....

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