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Two HHS football players commit on Signing Day

Two HHS football players commit on Signing Day

Irene Ciocirlan, Emily Tubbs, Robert Sterner, and Anna Levin

December 21, 2017


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Hershey High School seniors Drew Painter and Daniel Sheehan signed letters of intent for Division I schools on December 21, 2017.   Drew Painter committed to James Madison University. Painter said he is currently undecided on his major; however, he is interested in engineering. Painter may...

Cleveland Cavaliers Tie Franchise Record of 13 Straight Wins

Cleveland Cavaliers Tie Franchise Record of 13 Straight Wins

Carina Sarracino, Reporter

December 19, 2017


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The Cleveland Cavaliers tied their franchise record of 13 consecutive wins in their 101-95 game against the Sacramento Kings. The team had reached their 13-win record in 2009, 2010 and now 2017. However, they lost the chance of  finally breaking the record due to a loss on December 8th against th...

Hershey Hockey Ties West Shore

Hershey Hockey Ties West Shore

Claire Sheppard and Olivia Bratton

December 18, 2017


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The Hershey High School (HHS) Trojans Ice Hockey team tied West Shore 4-4 on Monday, December 13, 2017 in an intense back-and-forth game. In the first period, West Shore’s Connor Winiski scored the game’s first goal, giving his team an early lead. Hershey’s Brady Bowman battled back by sc...

Hershey Ice Hockey Defeats Hempfield

Hershey Ice Hockey Defeats Hempfield

Clare Canavan, Copy Editor

December 11, 2017


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The Hershey Trojans ice hockey team beat Hempfield High School 10-0 at Klick Lewis Arena on Monday, December 4th. The first period started with goals from juniors Brady Bowman with two, Caden Freer with one, and sophomore Jason Rippon with one. The Trojan’s performance continued during the s...

Dodgers and Yankees Show Off Phenoms in 2017

Dodgers and Yankees Show Off Phenoms in 2017

Sam Allery, Sports Section Editor

December 11, 2017


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Easy victory for the young studs? The 2017 Rookie of the Year (ROY) awards will be announced soon, and this one could be no contest. The Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger and the Yankees’ Aaron Judge both displayed power rarely seen by rookies, and few rival them in any aspect. But it’s not over unti...

HHS Fall Sports Recap

HHS Fall Sports Recap

Katherine Clark and Carina Sarracino

December 5, 2017


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Hershey High School (HHS) has an estimated total of 1,200 students from grades 9 through 12. Out of 1,200, 349 of those students are athletes and participate in a fall sport. With a total of 68 combined wins for all fall sports at Hershey, HHS has taken the standards for high school athletics to a new ...

MLB Managers to be honored come November

Sam Allery, Sports Editor

November 20, 2017


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Will the Astros win yet again? With another MLB season in the books, another awards season has arrived. All 30 managers are vying for the honor of Manager of the Year. Even though only two get the trophy, many more are deserving. American League Manager of the Year          ...

American Shalane Flanagan wins New York City Marathon

American Shalane Flanagan wins New York City Marathon

Olivia Bratton, Copy Editor

November 15, 2017


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Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon since 1977 on Sunday, November 5 2017. Flanagan raced against reigning champion Mary Keitany from Kenya and pulled ahead of her with about three miles to go. Keitany won the past three New York Marathons, but couldn...

Hershey crumbles in big loss against Lower Dauphin

Hershey crumbles in big loss against Lower Dauphin

Kieran Hogan and Evan Spinney

November 13, 2017


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The Lower Dauphin (LD) Falcons beat the Hershey Trojans in a football game on November 3, taking the contest 48-6 at Hersheypark stadium. Hershey could not handle the Falcon’s offensive power, but the Trojans did not stop competing even with a 42 point deficit. The team knew it was improbable to make a 42 point comeback as the clock ran in the i...

What to expect from NCAA National Champs: North Carolina Tar Heels

What to expect from NCAA National Champs: North Carolina Tar Heels

Molly Glus, Lifestyle Section Editor

November 13, 2017


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With college basketball tip off less than two weeks away, the University of North Carolina (UNC) Tar Heels are hoping to have another successful year following their national championship victory. The Tar Heels have been in each of the last two NCAA national championships. With a devastating loss t...

New York Rookie Makes History Again and Again

New York Rookie Makes History Again and Again

Sam Allery, Sports Section Editor

November 2, 2017


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He’s Judge, jury and executioner. Since his first home run of the year on April 10th, Yankees rookie Aaron Judge has been the talk of baseball. The California native was fighting for his spot on the roster in March, and now he's an MVP candidate. While it had its ups and downs, Judge’s season had more significance than just home runs. Judge was a starter f...

Former MVP Belittles Reporter Due to Gender

Former MVP Belittles Reporter Due to Gender

Evan Spinney, Reporter

October 31, 2017


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What does NFL stand for today? Many recent imperfect activities have been exploited this season in the NFL. But there have also been breakthroughs, too. Beth Mowins, a play-by-play announcer and sports journalist for CBS and ESPN, became the first female to commentate on a televised football game in 30 years. However, the inclusion of women in the...

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