Making weight; wrestlers accommodate

Grant Scarboro, Carly Kurgan, Charlotte McElwain, Reporter

January 24, 2019

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There are many obstacles to tackle before making it to the mat in wrestling.  A main component is making weight. In the end, the scale decides whether an athlete will or will not compete and because of this many athletes in and ou...

Coming up short; Being a good sport

Alison Grafton, Health and Science Editor

January 24, 2019

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In athletics, losing can be one of the most devastating things, and learning to cope can be challenging. NH’s coaches help many student athletes with managing how to deal with coming up short.     Varsity tennis coa...

King takes aim on archery

Lauren Seco, OP/ED Editor

January 24, 2019

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Junior Heather King has been participating in archery since she was eight years old, and she started competitive archery during her early middle school years. While she hasn’t been doing it lately, she is a knowledgeable on all a...

Blogging, vlogging Hawks

GRANT SCARBORO, Reporter

November 27, 2018

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Junior Kassie Reeves is a student who classifies herself as both a blogger and vlogger. Her content is driven by her major hobby, horseback riding. Reeves said her blogs reflect her performance at her most recent horse shows....

Water polo wing: NH exchange student shows off skills

EMMIE CATRAMBONE, Entertainment Editor

November 27, 2018

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While HCPS does not offer water polo as a competitive sports, one student here has had some experience with this activity. French exchange student Mathilde Chone competes in what is described by some as an exhausting and exhilarating...

Hawks without a jersey; Competitive sport of motorcross

Carly Kurgan, Reporter

November 27, 2018

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Not everybody who’s an athlete wears a hawks jersey. Motocross has interested students from the Hawk’s Nest, a sport demanding a lot of time to train and prepare for races. Junior Jake Rassa has raced motocross for many years....

2018 Washington D.C. International Horse Show Sixtieth anniversary attended by NH student

GRANT SCARBORO, Reporter

November 27, 2018

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From October 23-28, the 60th Washington D.C. International Horse Show was held in the Capital One Arena. This event is a large series of horseback riding competitions and contests designed to find the best jumper and best hunter. According...

Giving Back; Student Volunteers

Carly Kurgan, Reporter

November 27, 2018

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From the sidelines students can get a wide variety of experiences especially when they switch their athletic uniform for a coaching shirt and a whistle. Junior Kassidy Manners chose to share her knowledge with kids just beginning...

Gearing up for winning; Students involved in fencing

ASHLEY HALEY, Reporter

November 27, 2018

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North Harford has many athletic programs in every season, but there’s one sport our school doesn’t have that students still participate on their own time. Juniors Ben Truxel and Natasha Sherinsky both are involved in fencing,...

Playoffs wrap up for fall sports

Madison Zdon, Sports Editor

November 27, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

As regular seasons were coming to the end for some fall athletic teams, others were still prepping for playoffs and states competitions. Field hockey had an impressive season netting only one regular season loss. Their playoff...

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