Ward Melville Girls Varsity Swimming and Diving Team Crowned County Champions for 23rd Year in a Row

Karen Li and Katie Wang

November 10, 2014

This past Saturday, November 8, 2014, the Ward Melville Varsity Girls Swimming and Diving team won the High School Swimming Section XI (Suffolk) Championships & State Quals County Championships for the 23rd year in a row....

Athletic Bonds and Determination Celebrated at the Fall Athletic Awards Ceremony

Ryan Fan, Staff Writer

November 10, 2014

On November 6, 2014, Ward Melville JV and Varsity athletes attended the first Athletic Awards Ceremony of the 2014-2015 school year to be recognized for their hard work and accomplishments throughout the fall season. This ceremony...

Football: Controversy or Passion?

Katie Koester, Staff Writer

October 10, 2014

  On October 7th, 600 people were crowding in and around St. John the Baptist’s Church in Wading River, grieving as they prepared to say goodbye to 16 year old, Tom Cutinella, a beloved student athlete who died of a...

Ward Melville Diver Makes a Big Splash at First Varsity Meet of the Season

Karen Li, Commons Editor

September 20, 2014

  On September 10, 2014, sophomore Ward Melville varsity diver Jennifer Yavid shattered the Ward Melville six-dive diving record by a jaw-dropping 3 points at her first home varsity meet of the season. When she received...

Ward Melville Boys Swimming and Diving

February 15, 2014

By Katie Wang and Eric Wang, Staff Writer and Sports Editor The Ward Melville boys swimming and diving team had a remarkable season this year. The team had a nearly undefeated season with only one loss to Half Hollow Hills,...

An American Tradition

Ben Winston, Business Manager

February 3, 2014

On February 2, 2014, the Seattle Seahawks slaughtered the Denver Broncos 43-8. Throughout the regular season, the Denver Broncos set numerous records. The Broncos’ record breaking 76 touchdowns revealed the ferocity of its offense....

Concussions: An Injury to be Avoided

Ben Winston, Business Manager

January 7, 2014

Concussions are a common, yet serious, injury among high school athletes. They can cause permanent brain damage, and too many brain injuries may increase the possibility of other brain complications in the future. As new research...

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