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HHS Freshman Zakovitch is Triple Threat Varsity Athlete

Julia Zakovitch awaits a pitch during practice on April 24, 2019.  “I admire Julia’s dedication to herself as an athlete,” said softball head coach Maria Mrowzowksi. (Broadcaster/Allie Balcomb)

Allie Balcomb, Reporter

June 3, 2019

Being a varsity athlete as a freshman for one sport is rare. But being a varsity athlete for three seasons is even rarer. Hershey High School freshman Julia Zakovitch been on the varsity squad for cross country, basketball, and softball.   Zakovitch’s immense hard work of each sport, the fie...

Three of a Kind: Freshman Anna Coulter Balances, Excels at Three High School Sports

Anna Coulter, a freshman, poses for a picture on Friday May, 17, 2019. She played volleyball, basketball, and softball for the high school this past year. (Broadcaster/Samantha Andrews)

Samantha Andrews, Reporter

May 21, 2019

Swoosh, swing, spike. Volleyball, basketball, and softball are all different and very complex sports. They are all very taxing and require a lot of practice in order to excel at them. It would be very difficult to play all three of them; however, not for Anna Coulter. She not only plays all three o...

Hershey Softball Loses Senior Night against Palmyra 10-3

Samantha Andrews, Reporter

May 10, 2019

Hershey High School Girls Softball fell 10-3 against Palmyra on senior night on May 7, 2019. Palmyra put up an early lead and never gave it up. Senior Kat Ecker batted in two runs.  Freshman Julia Zakovitch pitched 60 strikes out of 75 total pitches. Zakovitch also turned a double play with seniors ...

Hershey Softball falls 13-4 to Mechanicsburg

Hershey Softball playing defense while bases are loaded. The Trojans got defeated by 13-4 to the Mechanicsburg Wildcats. (Broadcaster/Allie Balcomb)

Allie Balcomb, Reporter

May 6, 2019

Hershey Girls Softball lost 13-4 by the Mechanicsburg Wildcats on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. The Wildcats jumped out to a quick 5-0 lead in the first, and Hershey responded with a run.   However, the Mechanicsburg offense was simply too much putting up four runs in the third, and two in the fifth and sev...

Coach Intrieri says Hershey softball team is coming together

Players warm-up in between the third and fourth inning on March 26, 2018. Hershey was still in the lead against Bishop McDevitt at 3-2. (Broadcaster/Abbey Rogers)

Abbey Rogers, Reporter

May 8, 2018

Practice makes perfect for the Hershey High School Softball team. As the season continues, the team will practice and come together to progress. The softball team at Hershey High School works hard to be the best athletes they can be. Head Coach, Jessica Intrieri, and players tell how the team pr...

Hershey Softball Shutout by Palmyra

HHS senior captain, Lauren Kroutch, pitches against Palmyra on Thursday, April 19, 2018.  Hershey was shutout by Palmyra with a final score of 6-0. (Broadcaster / Katherine Clark)

Katherine Clark, Copy Editor

April 25, 2018

Hershey High School (HHS) Softball was shutout by Palmyra with a final score of 6-0 on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Starting out, both teams played well while protecting the plate and making plays, ending the first inning with no runs for either team. Palmyra scored the first run in the top of the s...

Gallery: HHS Junior Varsity Softball

Claire Sheppard, freshman, throws the ball back to the pitcher after a Mechanicsburg hit. (Broadcaster/Moxie Thompson)

Moxie Thompson, Reporter

May 30, 2017

Hershey Softball Wins First Game of Season

Lauren Kroutch pitches the ball on March 24, 2017. Kroutch got the first run for Hershey during their game against Middletown (Broadcaster/Echo Rogers).

Echo Rogers, Feature Reporter

March 29, 2017

Hershey Softball team beat Middletown 11-6 on Friday, March 24, 2017. Hershey Softball, who’s had a rough go at things in the past, started out strong this 2017 season. Junior Lauren Kroutch stole two bases to get the first run for Hershey. However, Middletown wasn’t going to give up ...

The Broadcaster’s Spring Sports 2016 Media Day

Seniors John Sickler, Matt Brier, and Karl Van Blargan show their love for their country by posing with the American Flag and Army helmet. The seniors have lead the Boys Lacrosse team to a 12-4 record. (Broadcaster/Kieran Holley)

May 12, 2016

By: Kieran Holley The Broadcaster hosted the first ever spring sports Media Day where nearly 20 Hershey High spring sport All Star athletes participated. They were selected by their coaches for not only their playing ability, but also their leadership skills on and off the field, track, court, an...

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