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Athletes and Coach Express Different Views on Preseason

Meredith Gould, Reporter

October 12, 2016


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The work begins long before the season does. For athletes at Hershey High School, the fall sports season begins with the preseason. Filled with hours of training, coaches whip their athletes in “game shape” during the fall preseason. Sophomore Katie Cocco, varsity soccer player, said preseason ...

Hershey Girls Soccer Ties Lower Dauphin

Hershey Girls Soccer Ties Lower Dauphin

Kaitlyn Kelley, Reporter

October 11, 2016


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On Tuesday, September 27, 2016 Hershey girls soccer tied Lower Dauphin 1-1. LD striker, sophomore Mayson Light, beat Hershey defender, senior Mikayla Awde, to score the  first goal of the game. Hershey junior Lauren Epler scored the first and only goal for the Trojans, with help from freshman Claud...

Hershey Loses Homecoming Game Against Harrisburg

Hershey Loses Homecoming Game Against Harrisburg

Alex Elchev, Political Group

October 7, 2016


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The Harrisburg Cougars defeated the Hershey Trojans 49-0 in the Hershey Homecoming game on Friday, September 30, 2016. Hershey quarterbacks Grant Santangelo and Ryan Nerino each threw an interception that was returned for a touchdown. Harrisburg’s Yahmir Wilkerson led his team with three passing touchdowns. The Trojan...

Greencastle beats Hershey Girls Volleyball 3-2

Irene Ciocirlan, Reporter/Copy Editor

October 6, 2016


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The Hershey Girls Volleyball team played a hard fought match against Greencastle Senior High School on Thursday, September 29th. The game took place in Hershey High School’s gym where the Trojans lost 3-2. The team won the first set 25-19 and the second set 25-20, but it went downhill from there. H...

Hershey Girls Volleyball Beats Waynesboro Area School

Hershey Girls Volleyball Beats Waynesboro Area School

Brooke Daniels, Reporter

October 5, 2016


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Hershey High’s volleyball team was able to pull out a win in five sets against Waynesboro. Freshman setter, Annie Shay, was able to assist opposite hitter, senior Ali Gmerek, with a grand total of nine kills. Senior Makenah Zitko, libero, was able to dig five of Waynesboro’s tough hits and pass u...

Hershey field hockey dominates Palmyra

Hershey field hockey dominates Palmyra

Carly Carasco, Reporter

October 4, 2016


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On Thursday September 29, 2016, the Hershey girls field hockey team defeated Palmyra 2-0. Both the Trojans and the Cougars had an uneventful first half. However, after halftime that quickly changed. The Trojans came into the second half scoring. Within the first eight minutes of the second h...

HHS Athletes Navigate Division I Recruiting Process

HHS Athletes Navigate Division I Recruiting Process

Elaina Joyner, Reporter

October 4, 2016


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Their journey to college athletics began with the simple love of the game. Senior Ali Cronin took up field hockey in second grade and is headed to Georgetown next fall.  Sammy Steele loved hockey the moment he began and heads to Arizona State in two years.  Hershey High School’s Athletic Director Scot...

Hershey Girls Volleyball Mashes Mechanicsburg

Hershey Girls Volleyball Mashes Mechanicsburg

Omer Qureshi, World Editor

October 3, 2016


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The Hershey Girls Volleyball team defeated the Mechanicsburg Area High School 3-1 on Tuesday, September 20th. The match took place at Hershey High School’s gym where the Trojans extended their league record to 3-2. Hershey soundly won 3 of the 4 sets, barely losing the fourth. The Trojans had many standout individual per...

Hershey vs. LD Boys Soccer

Jenny Kim, Managing Editor

October 3, 2016


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Hershey Loses Against LD in Boys Soccer On Tuesday, September 27, 2016 the Hershey was defeated in a 2-0 boys soccer game against Lower Dauphin. The first goal was made by Ryan Becher, midfield player number 6. Bechers goal was assisted by player number 2 Timmy Townsend, also midfield. The go...

HHS varsity golfers represent Trojans

HHS varsity golfers represent Trojans

Mallory Drayer, Reporter

October 3, 2016


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On Thursday, September 22nd, the Hershey High School boys varsity golf team had a successful outing at the Manda Golf Club in Grantville, Pennsylvania. The Trojans competed against Central Dauphin East, Central Dauphin, Lower Dauphin, State College, and Susquehanna high schools. Hershey came in fou...

Star Spangled Protest

Evan Spinney, Reporter

September 29, 2016


Filed under Sports

Where do you stand? Or do you sit? It all started with Colin Kaepernick, an NFL quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, when he sat for the National Anthem on August 26th, 2016. Kaepernick sat for the third preseason game in a row; however, it was the third game he sat that gained the media’s a...

HHS Rivalries Continue Long Reign

Jack Goulet, Reporter

September 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

Years go by and a rich tradition lives on in the games played by Hershey High’s sports teams. Rivalries among sports teams date back decades for many high schools across America. Hershey athletics staff and student athletes touch on what makes a rivalry, how the rivalry affects their game, and...

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