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Hershey Baseball Loses in Extra Innings at Palmyra

Maddie Smith, Reporter

May 10, 2019


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Hershey faced a tough loss of 5-4 against Palmyra on the Cougars Senior night May 7, 2019. After Trojans were leading in the seventh inning, Palmyra tied it up to 4-4. The normal number of innings in high school is seven, but the tie resulted in an extra inning. In the bottom of the eighth innin...

Palmyra Shuts Out Hershey Boys Volleyball 3-0

Mallory Gillespie, Reporter

May 10, 2019


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The Palmyra Cougars defeated rivals Hershey Trojans in only 3 sets on Thursday, May 9th. Although close games, Palmyra came out on top. Hershey started off the first set with a big lead but fell short leaving the score at 21-25. The teams played catching each other point by point in the second ...

Hershey Softball Loses Senior Night against Palmyra 10-3

Samantha Andrews, Reporter

May 10, 2019


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Hershey High School Girls Softball fell 10-3 against Palmyra on senior night on May 7, 2019. Palmyra put up an early lead and never gave it up. Senior Kat Ecker batted in two runs.  Freshman Julia Zakovitch pitched 60 strikes out of 75 total pitches. Zakovitch also turned a double play with seniors ...

Hershey Boys’ Lacrosse falls 11-4 to Palmyra

Hershey Boys’ Lacrosse falls 11-4 to Palmyra

Leah Koppenhaver and Kate Lacoe

April 29, 2019


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Hershey Boys’ Lacrosse fell to Palmyra 11-4 on Monday, April 15, 2019. Palmyra jumped out to an early 3-0 lead with goals from Kyle Wasilewski, Grant Haus, and Seth Robertson. Stunned, Hershey was unable to respond until the second quarter. Just three minutes in the second quarter, Her...

Hershey Winter Sports Season has mixed results

Hershey Winter Sports Season has mixed results

Sam Allery and Evan Spinney

March 26, 2019


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Boys Basketball: record 9-13 Coming off a fifth place finish in Districts for the 2017-18 season, the boys basketball team didn’t perform as well as they had hoped. While the beginning of the season was promising for the Trojans (the team was at .500 entering mid-January), they went on to lo...

Hershey Ice Hockey falls to Palmyra

Hershey Ice Hockey falls to Palmyra

Leah Koppenhaver, Reporter

February 19, 2019


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On Monday, February 11, 2019 the Hershey Boys Ice Hockey team fell to the Palmyra Cougars at Klick Lewis Arena 6-2. The Trojans got an early first period lead with goals coming from juniors Cole Buchanan at 1:37 and another by Jason Rippon at 6:04. Seconds later the Cougars came back to t...

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 Boys Ice Hockey Loses to Palmyra

Hershey Boys Ice Hockey Loses to Palmyra

Kieran Holley, Reporter

March 10, 2017


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The Trojans lost to the Cougars 4-2 on Friday, February 24, 2017 at The Klick Lewis Arena. The Trojans and Cougars faced off for the fourth time for the 2016-2017 season. At the February 24 game, Palmyra was the first team to score with only 42 seconds into the game. However, Hershey junior S...

HHS Rivalries Continue Long Reign

Jack Goulet, Reporter

September 28, 2016


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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...

Hershey Girls XC Defeat Palmyra, Susquehanna

Hershey Girls XC Defeat Palmyra, Susquehanna

Robert Sterner, Broadcaster Advisor

September 23, 2016


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Led by senior Taylor Mortensen and junior Andie Demko, the deep Hershey girls Cross Country team defeated Palmyra, 21-37, and shutout Susquehanna, 15-50, on Palmyra’s home course Tuesday afternoon. Mortensen and Demko finished side-by-side in 20:16.  Palmyra’s Kelsie Bixler secured third in 20:45. However, the depth...

Hershey Boys XC Run Past Palmyra, Susquehanna

September 23, 2016


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Hershey boys Cross Country team defeated both Palmyra, 19-40, and Susquehanna Township, 15-50, in a tri-meet at Palmyra’s home course on Tuesday afternoon. Early in the race Palmyra’s Kevin Cole tried to set a hard pace on his home course. However, by the mile Hershey had surged three runne...

HHS Girls soccer defeats Palmyra 3-1

HHS Girls soccer defeats Palmyra 3-1

May 12, 2016


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By: Shyanne Gaston The Hershey Trojans Girls Soccer Team beat rival the Palmyra Cougars 3-1 on Palmyra’s home field on Thursday night.   The victory keeps Hershey undefeated and number one in the Keystone division. Hershey got goals from Lauren Epler, Delaney Price, and Mara Bowman. The first goal...

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