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Hershey Boys Soccer Ties Northern York

Madeline Smith, Video Editor

October 19, 2020

The Hershey Trojans boys soccer team tied with the Northern York Polar Bears 1-1 at home on Monday, October 12th.  Both teams showed outstanding defense in the first half with no goals.  The Polar Bears were first on the board with a shot that slipped right past Hershey goalkeeper Justin Rogers in t...

2020 Foot Locker National Championships cancelled

Brooke Preputnick, Reporter

October 19, 2020

Zofia Dudek, a senior from Ann Arbor Pioneer High School in Michigan, crosses the finish line at 16:45.00 taking the win for 2019. Zofia battled it out to the finish with another senior Marlee Starliper, however, Zofia out kicked her on the last 100 meters. (Foot Locker Cross Country) Cross Countr...

HHS XC wraps undefeated season by trouncing Lower Dauphin

Robert Sterner

October 15, 2020

Hershey High School boys and girls Cross Country teams easily swept past Lower Dauphin 16-47 and 16-44, respectively, on Tuesday, October 13, 2020. Senior Evan Alander set a course record with a 17:52 and was closely followed by senior Peter Barto (17:53).  Juniors Dillan O’Shell (18:09) and Ada...

Governor Wolf Passes New Guidelines Regarding High School Sports Spectators

Mallory Gillespie, Video Producer

October 15, 2020

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine have introduced new guidelines for spectators at high school sporting events. In the past, indoor events were restricted to only 25 people, including players and coaches, while outdoor events allowed up to 250. The new guidelines will allow ...

HHS boys, girls cross country race past Palmyra, Cedar Cliff

Palmyra’s Jakolby Fackler attempts to bar the way for Hershey senior Evan Alander at Shank Park on October 6, 2020.  Alander defeated Fackler and led the Trojans to a decisive 23-38 victory.   (Broadcaster/Robert Sterner)

Robert Sterner, Advisor

October 8, 2020

Hershey Boys and Girls Cross Country teams defeated Palmyra and Cedar Cliff in a tri-meet at Shank Park on Tuesday October 6, 2020. Palmyra brought a strong team, but fell to HHS 23-38. Senior Evan Alander led the Hershey squad with a fast 17:13 on the hilly Shank Park course.  Alander battled th...

HHS Football upset Cedar Cliff 28-21 on Senior Night

Seniors Ian McCormick and Owen Weaber band together to make the tackle. McCormick had five tackles and Weaber nine. (Broadcaster/Josh Gearhart)

Joshua Gearhart, Sports Editor

October 8, 2020

The Hershey Trojans beat the Cedar Cliff Colts by a final score of 28-21 on Friday, October 2nd.  Trojan’s senior quarterback Jackson Bouslough won the game with a 69 yard touchdown pass to senior Joey Corado in the waning moments of the game. “I saw that their safety was coming down, and the coach believed...

Tennessee Titans, Minnesota Vikings suspend in-person activities after positive coronavirus tests

Dan Hogan, Reporter

October 5, 2020

The Tennessee Titans temporarily closed their facilities Tuesday morning after five personnel and three players tested positive for COVID-19, per ESPN.  The Minnesota Vikings will also close facilities until further notice despite no positive tests after having played the Titans on Sunday. As of Friday mornin...

HHS Football defeats Red Land with last second field goal 10-7

HHS Football defeats Red Land with last second field goal 10-7

Joshua Gearhart, Sports Editor

October 5, 2020

The Hershey Trojans kicked off their 2020 football season with a victory over the Red Land Patriots 10-7 on Friday, September 25, 2020.  With little time left on the clock, senior kicker Joey Corado kicked a 22-yard field goal to give the Trojans a week one victory. “Coach Painter pulls me a...

Don Shula Dolphins Legendary Coach Dies at Age 90

Don Shula’s 1972 undefeated Dolphins team visits president Barack Obama at the White House. Shula (pictured in the front right) coached the Dolphins for 26 seasons. (Miami Dolphins)

Joshua Gearhart, Reporter

May 11, 2020

The Miami Dolphins legendary coach, Don Shula, passed away at the age of 90 on Monday May 4th.  His death was unrelated to the coronavirus pandemic and was rather just simply linked to old age. Don Shula was truly a legend within the Miami Dolphins organization; when he was at the helm in the 70...

ESPN Airs Michael Jordan Documentary “The Last Dance”

Kate Clark, Head Sports Editor

May 7, 2020

ESPN debuted a Netflix documentary highlighting basketball star Michael Jordan’s last season as a Chicago Bull in what is known as, The Last Dance, on Sunday, April 19, 2020.. Directed by Jason Hehir, the documentary focuses on the untold stories and what happened behind closed doors while Jordan reach...

Sports: NCAA Moves Closer to Allowing Student Athletes to be Paid

Dan Hogan, Reporter

May 4, 2020

The NCAA Board of Governors voted this week to allow student athletes to be paid from their own sponsorships and endorsements, starting as early as next year, according to the NCAA.  The proposed rule changes were reviewed by college sports administrators during the week of April 20, 2020. The proposals were sent to the NCAA Board of Governors, who met on Monday, April 27 ...

Leagues and Teams Airing Classic Games on YouTube

Joshua Gearhart, Reporter

April 28, 2020

Now that our world is engulfed by a vicious pandemic that is claiming thousands of lives and threatening our economy, sports are surely the furthest thing from our minds currently. Although, there are many sports’ fans who are still itching for the return of their favorite sport, so they can find somethi...

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