The Roar

Space Coast Crew to compete in Sunrise Sprints on Saturday

January 28, 2011

Space Coast Crew will open its sprint season at the 1,000-meter Sunrise Sprints race in Orlando on Jan. 29. “I'm pretty excited for my first race because I want to see what they are like,” sophomore Anna Guerra said. “I...

Holding informational meetings in gym upsets basketball schedule

January 27, 2011

During the recent informational meetings held for prospective seventh-graders and their parents, junior varsity and varsity basketball teams had their practices cancelled or moved outside because the events were moved to the gym...

Dance team debuts new uniforms thanks to extensive fund-raising

January 26, 2011

The Purrfections dance team has begun to display its new wardrobe during half time performances at basketball and boys’ soccer games. Dancers held various fund-raisers and used profits to purchase pom tops and jazz dresses....

Volleyball team to run Papa John’s fund-raiser

January 26, 2011

The volleyball team is planning to sell Papa John’s Pizza coupons from Feb. 1 to Feb. 15 to raise money for various expenses. “Supporting a sports program requires a number of incentives and training tools that cost extra...

Girls’ varsity basketball injuries increase

January 26, 2011

Girls’ basketball players experienced more injuries this season than any in past years, causing a number of girls to watch the games rather than play them. Varsity coach Dave D’Esposito says the injuries have increased...

Girls’ soccer team falls in semifinal match

January 24, 2011

Lake Highland Prep defeated West Shore 2-0 in the District 8 girls’ soccer semifinal match Thursday night on the Lady Wildcats’ home turf. Goalkeeper Meagan Larsen had eight saves as the Lady Wildcats' season ended their...

Boys’ soccer eliminated in district semifinal

Courtney Barney, Sports Editor

January 21, 2011

Holy Trinity defeated the boys' soccer team 2-1 in the Class 3A, District 8 semifinal Wednesday night, ending the Wildcats’ season at 14-3-0. West Shore made it to the semifinal by defeating Cocoa Beach 4-0 in the quarterfinals...

Resurgence of school dive team arrives with new coach, athletes

Lesley Wright and Karen Pipek, Roar staff

January 18, 2011

Anxiously anticipating her turn, eighth-grader Kara Marin watches a fellow competitor lose control and slam his face into the pool’s spring board. Despite witnessing that traumatic event, Marin’s gymnastics background have...

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