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José Fernández’s Number Is Retired Into Marlin’s Hall of Fame

José Fernández’s Number Is Retired Into Marlin’s Hall of Fame

Evan Spinney, Sports

October 21, 2016


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Rest in peace, Number 16. José Fernández, a 24-year-old pitcher for the Miami Marlins, died on September 25, 2016, in a boating accident. Two of his friends, Eduardo Rivera and Emilio Macias, were killed in the accident as well. According to USA Today, texts were sent between Rivera and a man n...

Hershey High School Girls Volleyball Steals a Win from Waynesboro High School

Hershey High School Girls Volleyball Steals a Win from Waynesboro High School

Tori Moss, Reporter

October 20, 2016


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On October 18, 2016, the Hershey High School Girls Volleyball team,coached by John Zitko and Robert Baker, took on Waynesboro High School. With a final score of 3-1 out of four matches, Hershey Girls Volleyball (HGVB) won the game. Gmerek scored the first point for HGVB with a spike. Serving, Ashle...

Hershey Loses to Cedar Cliff Football

Hershey Loses to Cedar Cliff Football

Anna Levin, Reporter

October 20, 2016


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The Cedar Cliff Colts beat Hershey 50-2 on October 7, 2016. In the first quarter, Grant Breneman, Cedar Cliff quarterback, threw three touchdown passes taking the lead. Hershey scored a safety with five seconds left in the fourth quarter. Senior Matt Stauch tackled Cedar Cliff player Jake Engleha...

Hershey Hall of Fame Inducts Five New Members

Hershey Hall of Fame Inducts Five New Members

Mallory Drayer, Reporter

October 19, 2016


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Being inducted into the Hall of Fame is a sure sign of greatness. This year marks the 11th Annual Hershey High School Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony, where four alumni and one highly decorated gymnastics coach will be honored for their accomplishments by having their plaque forever hang in th...

2016 Fall Sports Media Day

2016 Fall Sports Media Day

Kieran Holley, Sports Editor

October 19, 2016


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The Broadcaster hosted another Media day for outstanding fall athletes. The athletes selected for Media day were recommended by coaches, for their good leadership skills and their playing ability. Here are some of the pictures taken by Broadcaster sports section head, Kieran Holley, on Friday Octobe...

HHS Field Hockey defeats Dallastown

HHS Field Hockey defeats Dallastown

Marisa Balanda, Editor in Chief

October 18, 2016


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Hershey High School’s field hockey team defeated Dallastown 1-0 at home on Friday, October 14th. The game’s only goal was scored by senior Mya Christopher and assisted by freshman Maddie Zimmer. Dallastown ended the game with two shots on goal and two corners. However, Hershey had 18 sh...

Hershey Girls Soccer beats Lewisburg

Hershey Girls Soccer beats Lewisburg

Elizabeth Newman, Reporter

October 18, 2016


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Hershey Girls Soccer beat Lewisburg 2-0 on Saturday, October 15, 2016.   The first half was quiet for both teams. The Trojans had more opportunities to score than Lewisburg, but couldn’t find the net. Fourteen minutes into the second half, Hershey junior Lauren Epler scored the first goa...

HHS Girls’ Cross Country Team Wins Keystone Division

HHS Girls’ Cross Country Team Wins Keystone Division

Hannah Gundermann, Feature Writer

October 14, 2016


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On Tuesday October 4, Hershey’s girls cross country team defeated Cedar Cliff girls cross country 16-47 at Shank Park. The win secured the Keystone Division Championship for the girls. The team ended the season with an undefeated record. Senior Taylor Mortensen finished the race with a time of 1...

Hershey Girls Volleyball vs Lower Dauphin

Hershey Girls Volleyball vs Lower Dauphin

Sophia Suri, Reporter

October 13, 2016


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On Tuesday, October 11th, the Hershey girls volleyball team coached by John Zitko and Robert Baker, played Lower Dauphin and lost 0-3. The game was senior night for the class of 2017  The seniors announced were the team captains, Emily Harris, McKenna Zitko, and Ashley Centeno. Also announced we...

Joy of Sports Foundation Promotes Recreational Activity

Joy of Sports Foundation Promotes Recreational Activity

Lynn Dang, Section Editor

October 13, 2016


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Adults have taken charge of children’s sports. Pressure on youth causes a decline in recreational athletes, which is why the Joy of Sports Foundation is working to improve rec experiences and keep kids playing. It expands athletic recreational offerings, provides quality coach training, and incr...

Hershey Girls Soccer beats Mechanicsburg

Hershey Girls Soccer beats Mechanicsburg

Molly Glus, Copy Editor

October 12, 2016


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Hershey Girls Soccer beat Mechanicsburg 3-1 on Thursday, September 29, 2016. HHS junior Lauren Epler led the Trojans to victory with a hat trick. Both teams had many free kick and corner kick attempts throughout the first half. However, Wildcat sophomore Meghan Schrass gave her team the lead w...

Hershey loses to Lower Dauphin

Hershey loses to Lower Dauphin

Echo Rogers, Features Writer

October 12, 2016


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On Saturday October 8, 2016, the Lower Dauphin field hockey team defeated Hershey 2-1 in overtime. The first half was fairly uneventful; however, during the last five minutes, Hershey High School junior, Korryn Kehler, scored a goal with an assist from Ali Cronin, senior at HHS. In the second h...

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