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Hershey Field Hockey wins Mid-Penn Championship

Katherine Clark, Copy Editor

October 23, 2017


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The Hershey High School (HHS) Girls Field Hockey team defeated Cumberland Valley (CV) Eagles in the Mid-Penn Championships with a final score of 1-0 on October 19, 2017. Both teams ranked in the top 5 for the District 3 Class 3A power ratings.   The Trojans were defending champions, but the Eagles wanted to t...

Hershey Girls Soccer loses against Northern

Clare Canavan and Leah Koppenhaver

October 12, 2017


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The Hershey Trojans Girls Soccer team lost to the Northern Polar Bears 3-2 at their home field on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Starting off slow, both teams did not score until minute 34 of the match when Northern took a 1-0 lead. Only a minute later, Northern scored again to make it 2-0 at the end...

Changes from Middle School to High School sports

Alexis Moodie, Layout Designer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Hershey, Sports

Change is hard. Going from the top of the heap to the very bottom as a freshman in high school is not an easy change; furthermore, sports complicate the life of a freshman.  Freshman athletes do all the chores like fetching water and carrying and collecting team gear to pay the dues to the team.  P...

The Secret of Professional Losers

The Secret of Professional Losers

Evan Spinney, Reporter

October 5, 2017


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These pro sports teams just can’t catch a break. Of the 123 Big Four sports teams—football, baseball, basketball, and hockey—some of them appear to not be able to finish the season with a win. No matter how well they do in the regular season, the post-season games do not end how they’re exp...

Hershey Girls Volleyball Defeats Northern

Hershey Girls Volleyball Defeats Northern

Olivia Bratton and Claire Strucko

October 4, 2017


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The Hershey Girls Volleyball team defeated the Northern Polar Bears in three sets on Monday, September 25, 2017. Hershey had a strong start against Northern winning the first two sets 25-16 and 25-19. The third set was tied late 19-19.  Hershey pulled ahead 24-21. Junior Shaylin Gilbert had the...

MLB Playoffs Sure to be Exciting

MLB Playoffs Sure to be Exciting

Sam Allery, Sports Section Editor

October 2, 2017


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With one month left, no team is safe. The Major League Baseball (MLB) playoffs start in less than two weeks, many spots are still up for grabs. Three of the six divisions have a guaranteed winner, and all four wild card spots are still open. With over half the league’s teams vying for just 10 spot...

Hershey Takes Back The Bean

Azelin Thompson and Robert Sterner

September 29, 2017


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Hershey football defeated Milton Hershey in the 75th Cocoa Bean Game 15-14 on Friday. Milton Hershey’s Naeem Cross broke off a 72 yard run to break a 7-7 tie in the fourth quarter. However, with less than two minutes remaining, Hershey senior quarterback Ryan Nerino hit senior Jack Shea for ...

HHS Cross Country Senior Night

HHS Cross Country Senior Night

Katherine Clark, Copy Editor

September 26, 2017


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Hershey High School Cross Country beats Palmyra and Susquehanna on Tuesday, September 19 at Shank Park. Senior captain, Andrew Sullivan, finished the race holding the time of 18:48, placing first out of the boys overall. For the girls, senior captain, Andie Demko, ended her last home race with the time ...

Hershey Girls Soccer loses to Mechanicsburg

Hershey Girls Soccer loses to Mechanicsburg

Elizabeth Newman and Olivia Reid

September 17, 2017


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The Hershey Girls Soccer team lost to Mechanicsburg 3-1 on Saturday, September 9, 2017. The game started off with a goal by Mechanicsburg within the first 14 minutes of the game. Six minutes later, Hershey senior Lauren Epler answered with an unassisted goal of her own. Mechanicsburg recl...

Hershey Football Making Their Comeback

Hershey Football Making Their Comeback

Claire Sheppard, Copy Editor

September 15, 2017


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Is the Hershey High School (HHS) football team making a comeback? The HHS football team started its season with a 25-12 win against Spring Grove Area High School on Friday, September 1. While this put the team at a good start, the following game, Friday, September 8, ended in a 42-0 loss. ...

Hershey Trojans football wins first game of season

Hershey Trojans football wins first game of season

Anna Levin, Reporter

September 13, 2017


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The Hershey Trojans defeated the Spring Grove Rockets 25-12 in the first football game of the season on September 1, 2017. Ryan Nerino, Hershey High School senior and Trojans quarterback, started the game off strong by running the ball in for a touchdown with seven minutes left in the first quart...

First Female Football Broadcaster Since 1987

First Female Football Broadcaster Since 1987

Kate Sinz, Reporter

May 30, 2017


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Play-by-play announcer Beth Mowins is breaking the typical mold of a National Football League (NFL) sports announcer simply by being a female. While she is not the first female to actually commentate a NFL game, she is the first female to commentate a game that is nationally televised. Mowins recent...

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