Winter Sports Preview

Bowling BY SEAMUS TIERNEY             The bowling teams will look to build on a 2021-22 season which saw each team pick up 5 wins. “This season, our team has had more time to practice, and I think we will see higher scores across the board,” said senior Matthew Pedi.               Since a new season isContinue reading “Winter Sports Preview”

10th and 11th grades win in Powder Puff’s return

BY KAILEY SIEGEL              On the cold evening of November 21, students came out to Bob Demarco stadium wrapped in blankets to cheer on their grade and peers in the Powder Puff game, a flag football pitting girls from different grade levels against each other. The sophomores defeated the freshmen, and the juniors upset the seniors inContinue reading “10th and 11th grades win in Powder Puff’s return”

Knights march to Nationals

BY OLIVIA VAN DEURSEN AND KAMISHKA GROVER             From the moment Marching Band season initiated, the Marching Knights overwhelmed their competitors, winning first place in numerous competitions and earning the opportunity to compete in Nationals at MetLife Stadium.             Senior Yusef Shehat revealed, “We had an outstanding season, achieving first place in multiple local circuitContinue reading “Knights march to Nationals”

Fun boils over at Rice Festival

BY JAYDEN JUNAID             The Asian American Club held its annual Rice Festival on Friday, November 4. At the vibrant, multicultural event, students celebrated every culture in the Asian diaspora. People ate food from many different countries such as China, Vietnam, Korea, and India.             The Rice Festival came from a cultural connection over food.Continue reading “Fun boils over at Rice Festival”

Freshman football team finishes undefeated

BY AVERY PERSON Sports Editor              The freshman football team earned a 7-0 record this fall. This marks the first time in school history the freshman team has gone undefeated.                It took a lot of dedication and effort to make this achievement possible. “I am unbelievably proud of this group of freshmen,” said head coachContinue reading Freshman football team finishes undefeated

Making memories on Senior Day

BY SALOME KHORAVA             Senior days, like the one that occurred on October 12, provided a highlight for the fall of the students’ final year. The event featured great food choices, such as bagels and empanadas and a tone of fun activities, including a very intense kickball tournament.             According to senior class faculty advisorContinue reading Making memories on Senior Day

Cross country runners display determination

BY ABIGAIL PERSUAD              The boys cross country team continues to strove for greatness through the fall season. Their drive to succeed took them as far as the state sectionals.             The cross country boys started exhibiting the self-discipline the sprot requires before the season even began. “The biggest thing when it comes to beingContinue reading Cross country runners display determination

BSU rebrands and plans for the future

BY SARA BUCKALEW               Black Student Union is a club that was created for black students to come together and plan activities, such as the annual Soul Food event, to promote their culture and raise funds for scholarships and field trips.               The club was formerly known as the African American Club. “We changedContinue reading BSU rebrands and plans for the future

Dancing in a winter wonderland

BY NICOLE FRACZKOWSKA AND ISABELLE MARMARA             Snowflakes hanging from the ceiling, homecoming signs and backdrops, a hot chocolate stand, and a buffet of food and cookies greeted juniors and seniors as they arrived at the winter-themed Homecoming Dance in the school cafeteria Saturday, October 15.             Senior class faculty advisor Nicole Czysz played aContinue reading Dancing in a winter wonderland

Sensational season ends in Group IV Finals

BY AVERY PERSON              The girls volleyball team earned a remarkable 25-3 record on the road to winning the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament and the Central Jersey Group IV championship for the first time in program history. The team’s historic run came to an end Sunday when they lost a hard-fought match to Westfield inContinue reading Sensational season ends in Group IV Finals