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Fall Wrap-Up: Hershey Athletics Win State and District Championships

Fall Wrap-Up: Hershey Athletics Win State and District Championships

Sam Allery and Evan Spinney

November 27, 2018


Filed under Hershey, Sports

There’s no better way to start the school year than winning championships. After a long and rainy fall sports season, Hershey High School has had a very successful run. Most of the teams qualified for the Mid-Penn championship or the District III tournament, including a state championship by the ...

HHS Football falls to LD on Senior Night

HHS Football falls to LD on Senior Night

Kate Clark, Reporter

October 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Hershey High School (HHS) Football team, cheerleading squad, and band members celebrated their senior night on Friday, October 19th during their game against the Lower Dauphin (LD) Falcons. The Trojans were defeated by the Falcons with a final score of 42-25. Starting out the game with a touchdown, the ...

Hershey football shutout against Susquehanna

Hershey football shutout against Susquehanna

Sam Allery, Reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under Sports

Hershey football lost to the Susquehanna Indians 42-0 at HersheyPark Stadium on Friday, September 21, 2018. Less than four minutes into the game, Susquehanna’s Troy Ambush ran seven yards for a touchdown, breaking the 0-0 tie. The Trojans had no answer. Hershey mustered just 36 total yards...

Hershey Loses Cocoa Bean to Milton Hershey

Hershey Loses Cocoa Bean to Milton Hershey

Sam Allery, Sports Beat Reporter

September 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

Hershey football lost the 76th Cocoa Bean game to Milton Hershey 35-7 on Friday, September 10, 2018.

Editorial: The Washington Redskins Need to Change Their Name

Editorial: The Washington Redskins Need to Change Their Name

Katherine Clark, Copy Editor

May 9, 2018


Filed under Editorial

The NFL Washington Redskins must change their name. While many find the Washington Redskins’ logo and name racist, this topic of conversation is one that NFL lovers avoid. Being such a controversial discussion all across the nation, many views on the name argue as to why it should be changed...

Alabama defeats Georgia for College Football National Championship

Alabama defeats Georgia for College Football National Championship

Carina Sarracino, Reporter

January 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

Alabama claimed their 5th national title in 9 years in their close 26-23 win against Georgia on Monday, January 8, 2018. The Georgia Bulldogs took the lead during the first half from a 0-0 first quarter and a 13-0 second. Thanks to impecable plays from Alabama’s relief quarterback, freshman Tua T...

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


Filed under Sports

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...

Hershey crumbles in big loss against Lower Dauphin

Hershey crumbles in big loss against Lower Dauphin

Kieran Hogan and Evan Spinney

November 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

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...

Kaepernick’s case for collusion

Kieran Hogan, World and Politics Editor

November 8, 2017


Filed under Politics

“To me, this is bigger than football, and it would be selfish on my part to look the other way.” Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the playing of the national anthem began in August 2016. This protest, according to the veteran quarterback, was to bring awareness to the injustices African American...

Former MVP Belittles Reporter Due to Gender

Former MVP Belittles Reporter Due to Gender

Evan Spinney, Reporter

October 31, 2017


Filed under Sports

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...

The Secret of Professional Losers

The Secret of Professional Losers

Evan Spinney, Reporter

October 5, 2017


Filed under Sports

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 Takes Back The Bean

Azelin Thompson and Robert Sterner

September 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

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 ...

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