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Monteverde shuts out boys’ soccer

January 23, 2020

The boys’ varsity soccer team fell to MonteVerde Academy 5-0 in an exhibition game Friday. . Since the beginning of 2020, MonteVerde, sports academy, has won all of its games. "We played really bad pretty bad in my opinion,...

Teachers, parents rally for school funding

January 21, 2020

Teachers, including two from West Shore, gathered in the state's capital on Jan. 13 to protest underfunding of public schools and teacher pay. Florida teacher pay is in the bottom 10 nationally and most districts are experiencing...

Runners prepare for track season

January 20, 2020

Though the cross-country season has been over for a while, that doesn’t mean athletes are done running.  “I have started training at the satellite track every Tuesday and Thursday,” Emily Oliver said. “We started ...

Thespians gear up for weekend play

January 17, 2020

The infamous Tech Week has come upon the school’s theater troupe and it brings along another wave of stress for the actors and crew members. “The Comedy Murders of 1940” is scheduled for Friday and Saturday and last-minute...

Boys‘ lacrosse assistant steps down

January 17, 2020

Coach Andrew Madden usually would be found cheering on the boys' lacrosse team from the sidelines. However, the assistant coach gave up his duties after Winter Break. "He was an inspirational coach and helped keep the team...

Track tryouts scheduled for Tuesday

January 17, 2020

High-school track tryouts have been scheduled for Tuesday after school. "You must have a completed athletic eligibility packet, these can be found in the front office or online," Coach Tony Riopelle said."This includes the...

Two staff members won’t return in January

December 20, 2019

Two well-known staff members, guidance clerk Brenda Kloppel guidance clerk and attendance clerk Elaine Lawson, will be leaving at the end of the semester. Both of these clerks have worked with students daily for many years.  ...

Boys defeat Covenant Christian 63-56

December 20, 2019

The varsity boys' basketball triumphed over Covenant Christian 63-56 Friday. "We knew we'd win," Bennett Kent (11) said. "Covenant has never been a threat to us." Covenant may have been a bit more of a contender than Kent...

Boys’ basketball to play during Winter Break

December 20, 2019

The boys’ basketball team will be playing against other Brevard teams in the Cocoa Beach Tournament during Winter Break. While not an official part of the high-school season, the tournament provides opportunities for players to pr...

Boxers work out in holiday parade

December 16, 2019

Palm Bay Round 13 Boxing gym participated during the Health First Holiday Light Parade on Dec. 7. Five of their boxers took part in their float. Throughout the parade route two boxers were in the ring sparring, one was doing hand...

Boys’ soccer falls to Heritage 1-0

December 16, 2019

A short-handed boys’ varsity soccer team fell to Heritage High 1-0 Wednesday night. Seniors John Eaton and Jake Klenotich and sophomores Noa Miller, Gavin Robidoux and Brock Emer, all were injured and unable to play. In addition,...

PSAT scores released

PSAT scores released

December 14, 2019

Junior Class makes plans for fund-raiser

December 14, 2019

Junior Class officers have begun to prepare for Match-o-Matics, the annual fund-raiser that helps finance the junior-senior Prom. "We have to pick the survey we want to give to the students and we're ordering them early," Junior...

Heritage upends boys 67-26

Heritage upends boys 67-26

December 13, 2019

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