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Boy’s soccer coming to a close

Madeline Kemper, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2013

Both the boys soccer teams have been working hard and their efforts are showing on the field with JV leading the district and varsity in second place.  This season JV has maintained a 6-1-1 record and varsity currently has a record of 7-1-3, which includes winning the Winter Springs Pre-Season Classic by defeating Colonial and Cypress Creek. As they look toward the end of the season  they’re hoping to finish out first in the district. “We are looking for a high...

JV girls soccer dominates season

Winnie Meyers, Reviews Editor

December 12, 2013

Concussions, fouls, undefeated - three words to sum up the girls’ junior varsity soccer season.  After 11 games, the girls remain unbeaten. “It feels really good to be undefeated,” freshman starting forward Sydney Stoneback said. “I’m really proud of my team because at first I didn’t think we would be that good.” The girls have dominated 11 straight games, including a blowout 8-0 win against Seminole High School with goals from  Stoneback, freshmen Vanessa...

Long term injuries hurt, strengthen athletes

Lexi Rossow, Managing Editor

December 12, 2013

“One pitch,” senior Cory Faiello said, “And I heard my nerve shred.” During his sophomore season of baseball, Faiello shredded his ulnar collateral nerve in his elbow and was out for 11 months.  For an athlete, that is an eternity. Missing a couple of practices is enough to throw an athlete off his game, but almost an entire year off can damage anyone’s chances for play time, to get better at their sport and to advance with their athletic dreams. Long term...

Girls lacrosse wins Fall Ball championship

Girls lacrosse wins Fall Ball championship

December 2, 2013

On the Saturday morning of Nov. 23, the Hagerty girls varsity lacrosse team, under their club name of Pack Black, got up for their first 11 a.m. game at the Oviedo Mall fields for the fall season championship. They continued on to beat Wintersprings 17-3,...

Girls’ soccer rebuilds foundation

Girls’ soccer rebuilds foundation

November 12, 2013

They had beaten Oviedo three times before, but at that moment, nothing mattered; win and move on or lose and go home. This was a simple concept, but impossible to swallow in defeat. Last year’s top-ranked team walked off the soccer field in shock as...

Hometown Showdown

Katie Curely, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2013

It was hard to miss the big crowd of white in the rival stands at the cross town, Hagerty-Oviedo, varsity football game on Friday, Sept. 20. Beginning the game with shouts and cheers, both sides of the Oviedo stadium were alive with enthusiastic fans. The Hagerty student section anxious to get a big win. “I wasn’t sure we were going to win,” junior Bailey Viator said. “Our team is alright, but at a certain point we just give up.” During the first and second...

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

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...

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