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Hershey senior Donte Hibbert faces his opponent in the 160 pound match. Hibbert plans to attend Messiah University next year. (Broadcaster/ Leah Koppenhaver)

Photo Essay: York Suburban Defeats Hershey on Senior Night

Leah Koppenhaver and Clare Canavan February 12, 2020

The Hershey Trojans wrestling team was defeated by the York Suburban Trojans 16-55 on Wednesday, February 5, 2020.  Before the match started, Hershey Wrestling honored their seniors: Devan Lamb, Omar...

Senior Tanner Updegraff smiling before his first wrestling practice of his senior season. Updegraff has been selected as captain of the team for the second year in a row. (Broadcaster/Caroline Glus)

HHS Senior Wrestler Tanner Updegraff Finds Success Post-Transfer to Hershey

Caroline Glus, Reporter December 5, 2019

When a senior from Hershey High School is faced with a new school, team, and friends, he manages to turn something difficult into a success story. Tanner Updegraff, senior wrestler at Hershey High School,...

Nyiem Flucas’s mother, Danielle Phillips, congratulates him following his match in sectional finals. Flucas won first place. (Submitted by Nyiem Flucas)

HHS Names Flucas and Tarkenton as March Student Athletes

Claire Sheppard, Reporter April 2, 2019

HHS announced seniors Nyiem Flucas and Makayla Tarkenton as the Student Athletes of the Month for March. Flucas, a wrestler, and Tarkenton, a swimmer, both recently competed in the state championships...

Hershey senior Griffin Jackson makes a jump shot in the consolation game of the Hershey Tip-Off Tournament. Hershey would finish last in the tournament. (Broadcaster/Sam Allery)

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...

Nyiem Flucas celebrates after his 100th career win Saturday, February 16. Flucas ended his high school career with a 106-38 record. (Submitted/Nyiem Flucas)

Hershey Senior Nyiem Flucas sets all-time win record

Leah Koppenhaver, Reporter March 22, 2019

Hershey Wrestler Nyiem Flucas won his 100th career match on Saturday, February 16. As well as winning his 100th match, Flucas broke the record for most career wins in the history of Hershey’s...

New Hershey Wrestling coach Dee Evans yells out helpful tips for his wrestler during a match against Red Land on January 10th 2019. The Trojans squeaked out a victory during this very close match by a score of 35-34.

Head Coach Dee Evans Leads Hershey Wrestling to Success in First Season

Joshua Gearhart, Reporter March 20, 2019

It's not often a new coach at Hershey High School has a reputation that precedes them. Coach Dee Evans is unique. Coach Dee Evans is the new man on the job, and he said, “It feels good to be the new...

HHS junior Devan Lamb attempts to pin his opponent to the ground in the 145 weight class match. While Lamb won his match, the Trojans were defeated by the Falcons 28-36. (Broadcaster/Kate Clark)

Despite Loss at Lower Dauphin HHS Boys Wrestling Qualifies for Districts

Clare Canavan and Katherine Clark January 28, 2019

The Hershey High School (HHS) Trojans wrestling team was defeated by the Lower Dauphin (LD) Falcons with a score of 28-36 on Thursday, January 24, 2019. Despite the loss, the Trojans will be heading...

Donte Hibert won by 8-5 decision to give the Trojans a lead of 31-30 in the middle of the match. The Trojans record is now 9-1. (Broadcaster/Clare Canavan)

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...

Hershey Trojans Wrestling defeat Mechanicsburg Wildcats

Clare Canavan and Claire Strucko December 21, 2018

The Hershey Trojans wrestling team defeated the Mechanicsburg Wildcats 45-30 on Thursday, December 13, 2018. The match started off with junior Devan Lamb winning the 145 weight class by a score...

Sophomore Joshua Chancey takes a ready stance during the Sectional Tournament on February 20,2016.  Chancey lost with a pin at 1 minute, 37 seconds. (Broadcaster/Williams)

What a Year to be a Hershey Trojan Wrestler

June 6, 2016

By: Kaylee Williams The blue and orange mat was empty. The referee stepped to the center of the circle and motioned to each team. The Trojans lined up and started the slow clap. It was his time. Senior...

Joshua Chancey gets ready for the whistle to blow as the ref gives a
caution during the 106 lb match against Red Land’s Ryan Ressler.  Chancey
lost with a pin during the 1st period.

Hershey Wrestling falls hard to Red Land.

February 12, 2016

By: Kaylee Williams Hershey High Wrestling team fell hard to Red Land in a 47-18 loss Thursday, January 21, 2016. The Trojans won five matches, four by decisions. Sophomore Oliver Herndon (132...

Senior J’Michael Wedderburn smiles while getting his hand raised to unexpected
 forfeit in the 195lb weight class. Trojans beat Susquehanna 38-36.

Hershey Wrestling Earns Close Victory Against Susquehanna

February 12, 2016

By:Kaylee Williams Hershey High Wrestling defeated Susquehanna, 38-36, on Thursday, January 14, 2016. The night ended with a very close score coming from 7 wins out of the 11 HHS wrestlers.  Hershey...

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