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Women’s golf makes it to states

Women’s golf makes it to states

November 6, 2013

This Monday at Twin Rivers marked a milestone for Hagerty’s women’s golf team.  The team will be the first from the school to make it to the Florida High School Athletic Association State Championships. “We pretty much made history.  We’re...

Girls’ volleyball season ends in defeat against DeLand

Girls’ volleyball season ends in defeat against DeLand

October 28, 2013

Fighting until the last match, varsity volleyball suffered a close defeat at the hands of DeLand on Tuesday, Oct. 22. DeLand took home the victory and got to move on to their second district game while Hagerty was eliminated from the race to states....

Snapping for scholarships

Snapping for scholarships

October 3, 2013

Tyler McGregor carries the responsibility of snapping the ball on the field for the varsity football team. “The only time you hear a long snapper's name is when they mess up,” senior Tyler McGregor said. “I do my best to keep my name out of peoples’...

Girl’s soccer tryouts begin Oct. 7

Kenzie Helmick, Journalism 1 reporter

October 3, 2013

Filed under Sports

On Oct. 7-11 the girls soccer team will hold tryouts after school on the track. During tryouts, players will be put through a series of skill assessments, such as running, shooting, passing and dribbling the ball. An official tryout schedule has been released, including the dates of events such as the “Hell Run,” a grueling task consisting of five laps and multiple sprints. The coaches, Angie Densberger, Rodney Kenney, and Sherlock Blackwood will be holding and...

Ziglar brings new discipline to football

Ziglar brings new discipline to football

October 2, 2013

“I was born in the wrong time,” head football coach Phil Ziglar said. “I should’ve been born in the medieval times, where if you had a problem with someone, you got on your horse, picked up your joust, and fought it until it was over.” In December 2012, the school hired Ziglar after former head...

Oviedo takes the first annual “Hagerty-Oviedo Wing-A-Thon”

Oviedo takes the first annual “Hagerty-Oviedo Wing-A-Thon”

October 2, 2013

On Monday night, Sept. 19, Hagerty and Oviedo went head to head in their first event of the year. Only this time, it had nothing to do with sports. Monday night was the first annual Hagerty-Oviedo Wing-A-Thon, sponsored by Beef O’ Brady’s. The...

New beginning for girls volleyball brings high hopes

Sarah Gibson, Opinions Editor

October 1, 2013

Filed under Sports

The crowd, in a swarm of all black, shook the bleachers and threw their hands in the air going nuts, but it was not for the home team. The varsity volleyball team had just beaten rival Oviedo 3-1, and the majority of the Oviedo gym crowd was Hagerty fans. “We didn’t just win as a team; We won as a school, as a family. We are so blessed to have the opportunity to be a part of a team that has so much support from its students and community,” senior Kylie Houston said. Oviedo...

JV football shows promise for future of program

JV football shows promise for future of program

September 12, 2013

The JV football team is off to the best start in years, recently defeating schools that had never before been beaten, setting school records and precedents for future football participants. Many players attribute the win to the new head football coach,...

Mattson, Krawczyk participate in Junior Olympics

Katie Curley, Staff Reporter

August 23, 2013

Filed under Sports

For two days, juniors Nicole Mattson and Katie Krawczyk played in the sand of Hermosa Beach, Calif., in the 2013 Junior Olympics for 16-and-under girls beach volleyball. Out of eight games, they were able to win three. “Although I could have done better, I was happy with what I accomplished,” Mattson said. To be qualified for beach volleyball in the Junior Olympics, the team has to either win first or second in an NCAA-approved tournament. Mattson and Krawczyk came...

New football coach brings experience, strength

New football coach brings experience, strength

August 23, 2013

Autumn is around the corner and football players have geared up for a successful season. The same players gather for the same sport the same time of year, but this year, they have new leadership. Instead of seeing Coach Gierke, the former head football...

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