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Space Coast Crew women’s coach resigns

December 14, 2018

Filed under Sports

Taylor Hetherington, the head coach of Space Coast Crew women’s team announced his resignation Thursday. In a speech to the team, Hetherington told the girls that as soon as a new coach is found, he will be leaving so that he...

Varsity boys rally from a 13 point deficit against Viera

December 6, 2018

Filed under Sports

With the boys’ varsity basketball season in full swing, the team beat Viera on Tuesday in a tight game. It finished the first half being down by 13 points, and the team ended up beating Viera by one point for a final score ...

Eighth-grade golfer defies expectations

Christopher Johnson, Staff writer

December 4, 2018

Filed under Sports

Looking at eighth-grader Lila I., it would be difficult to discern anything but a typical middle-schooler. However, beneath her youthful exterior, lies an elite athlete who has surpassed most expectations. Lila is the top golf...

Changes to swim team lead to postseason success

Madhav Pamidimukkala and Christopher Johnson

December 4, 2018

Filed under Sports

The girls’ swim and dive team made history at the district meet on Oct. 30 when it took home the first-place trophy. Among these swimmers, 10 qualified for regionals, four took first place in their relay events and two took ...

Cheer season opens with hectic week

December 3, 2018

Filed under Sports

The cheerleaders say “bring it on” as their season begins with four two-hour games packed in the first week. The JV team covers the boys’ and girls’ JV basketball teams after school at 5:30 p.m. The varsity team cheers at...

Daily practice consumes rowers

November 27, 2018

Filed under Briefs, Sports, Sports Briefs

School, practice, study, sleep. Space Coast Crew rowers experience the same routine almost every day. With practice five days a week and optional practices on Mondays, players often find it hard balancing school with the sport...

Chip Golden rebuilds JV boys’ basketball

November 20, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Briefs

There's a new face of the junior varsity boys' basketball team, his name: Chip Golden, the new head coach. Coming off a season full of losses JV boys' basketball needed a big change and a new head coach provides the opportunity...

Boys’ soccer shuts out Satellite 5-0

November 15, 2018

Filed under Sports

Seniors Ian Leighton and Cameron Yeutter each scored two goals and junior John Eaton added one to lead the boys' varsity soccer team past Satellite High School 5-0 Wednesday afternoon. The boys began their lead...

Dance team to open season with smaller squads

November 5, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Purrfections dance team still has nine lives after nearly 20 years of performing — and will soon begin a new season. The team has 18 dancers in total: nine on varsity and nine on junior varsity. There is also no middle-sc...

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