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Extracurriculars Have Value in College Applications Say Students

Riley Manjerovic, Reporter

May 30, 2019

Sports, clubs, internships, and clubs all bear the definite value for college applicants. Students at Hershey High School and neighboring Palmyra High School said participating in extracurriculars definitely helped them in their college application process.  Having sports, clubs and other activiti...

The King is Almost Done: Senior Alexei King is Riding the Rest of the Year Out With No Worries

Maddie Smith, Reporter

May 29, 2019

The end of this Hershey student's high school journey has come to a close sooner than he thought. Alexei King is a Hershey high school senior graduating in 2019. He has less than a month until graduation. Like most high school seniors, King can’t wait to get out and enjoy his last summer as a ...

Editorial: Some high school sports are too intense

Anika Hosenfeld, Reporter

May 21, 2019

12 year old Tyler Kopp was hit in the chest by a lacrosse ball.  He then collapsed and stopped breathing. Kopp never regained his consciousness and passed away five days later due to his injuries. Some high school sports are too intense for kids. According to Stop Sports Injuries, high scho...

Editorial: Michael Phelps is the Greatest Athlete of All Time

Noah Drexler, Reporter

May 17, 2019

ESPN recently published a list of the top 20 athletes who dominated their respective sports in the last 20 years. The list is based on data that ESPN collected and they gave each athlete a dominance rating, and contained famous names like Michael Jordan and Peyton Manning. One name that was omitted was...

Hershey’s Girls’ Lacrosse Beat Mechanicsburg

Hershey’s Girls’ Lacrosse Beat Mechanicsburg

Eva Baker, Reporter

April 26, 2019

The Hershey’s girls’ lacrosse team won 18-0 on home turf against Mechanicsburg on April 23, 2019, at 7 pm. The game ended early due to lightning. 7:19 remained on the clock in the second half. Hershey sophomore Katana Nelson scored their first goal 11 seconds into the game.  She scored again la...

Hershey Winter Sports Season has mixed results

Hershey Winter Sports Season has mixed results

Sam Allery and Evan Spinney

March 26, 2019

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...

Bryce Harper signs with record $330 million, 13-year contract with Phillies

Bryce Harper signs with record $330 million, 13-year contract with Phillies

Sam Allery, Sports Editor

March 6, 2019

Outfielder Bryce Harper signed a 13-year contract with the Philadelphia Phillies worth $330  million on Thursday, February 28, 2019. Harper’s signing came a week after spring training had already started for his new team. The contract is the largest in American sports history, surpassing Ma...

HHS Announces December Student Athletes of the Month

HHS Announces December Student Athletes of the Month

Claire Sheppard, Reporter

January 28, 2019

Senior basketball players Katherine Sinz and Griffin Jackson have been named Hershey High School’s (HHS) Student Athletes of the Month for December. Sinz, point guard on the varsity basketball team, is also is involved in tennis, ice hockey, and softball. Sinz has been playing basketball since she w...

Hershey Wrestling Defeats Redland In A Controversial Match

Hershey Wrestling Defeats Redland In A Controversial Match

Clare Canavan and Olivia Bratton

January 17, 2019

The Hershey Trojans wrestling team defeated the Redland Patriots 35-34 by Criteria A on Thursday, January 10, 2019. Normally the losing team is decided by the time both teams shake hands, but in a turn of events, for the Trojans that was not the case. With one weight class left in the match the...

HHS Girls Basketball Defeated By Susquehanna

HHS Girls Basketball Defeated By Susquehanna

Kate Clark, Reporter

January 10, 2019

The Hershey High School (HHS) Girls Varsity Basketball team was defeated by the Susquehanna Indians with a final score of 43-49 on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. With just a two point difference between the teams headed into the final quarter, the Indians scored 18 points to pull away. Junior captain ...

11 O’Clock Volleyball Videos

11 O’Clock Volleyball Videos

December 20, 2018

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9 O’Clock Volleyball Pictures

9 O’Clock Volleyball Pictures

December 20, 2018

These are photos taken by the Broadcaster Staff during the 9 O'Clock hour of the 2018 HHS Holiday Charity Volley Ball Tournament.

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