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Cowboys baseball heads to sectional finals

Cowboys baseball heads to sectional finals

Conor Moran
June 2, 2017
Filed under School News, Sports, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Update: The boys were victorious at the State Sectional Championship. They play Whippany Park today, June 6, at Belleville High School. The boys baseball team came up with a massive victory on Tuesday, beating out Pequannock in a 2-0 win. This marks the second year in a row that the guys will be heading...

Coach Paul D’Errico Has Returned to Coach His Former High School

Coach Paul D’Errico Has Returned to Coach His Former High School

Josh Cooper
May 29, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Paul D’Errico will be coaching the boys varsity basketball team next season, and he will be doing so in familiar territory. A former Cowboy, D’Errico couldn’t be more excited to accept the position. “This is a dream job for anyone. Being a former player at the school, it just made the offe...

Hills Athlete of the Week: Jack Brodsky

Hills Athlete of the Week: Jack Brodsky

Julian Bulzomi
May 18, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Top Stories, Top Stories

Jack Brodsky has been dominant all year for the Pascack Hills Cowboys baseball team. He has taken on some of their toughest opponents, including the River Dell Hawks, 2017 Big North Patriot Division Champion. Here’s an inside look on how the ace of the staff has been such a force for the Cowboys th...

Girls Lacrosse wins League Championship

Girls Lacrosse wins League Championship

Hanna Kimball
May 17, 2017
Filed under School News, Sports, Top Stories

The undefeated Girls Lacrosse team won a League Title for the first time in Pascack Hills history. After training in Disney this past winter, the team was asked what they are looking forward to most this season. Senior Allie Ernest said she was looking forward to winning a league championship- the gi...

The NBA Finals are quickly approaching, but the Playoffs are here and exciting as ever

The NBA Finals are quickly approaching, but the Playoffs are here and exciting as ever

Ryan Dicaprio
May 12, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Top Stories, Top Stories

As many sport fans across the country  know, the National Basketball Association (NBA) playoffs are here, and the 2016-2017 season is no less exciting than any of the past years in the league. The best teams in the NBA continue to leave it all on the court in every game, showing the blood, sweat, and t...

As Expected: March was Madness

As Expected: March was Madness

Nate Barcus
April 5, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament never seizes to surprise. Every year brackets are busted with underdog victories and one seeds falling. April 3 was the national championship, and the University of North Carolina Tar Heels came out on top of the annual mess that was March Madness.   ...

March Madness Underdogs and Why We Love Them

March Madness Underdogs and Why We Love Them

Alexandra Truszkowska
April 3, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The trailing in the first half. The comebacks. The buzzer beaters. There’s a reason we love underdogs, and March Madness seems to be the breeding ground for these teams. From No. 12 Middle Tennessee beating No. 5 Minnesota, to No. 11 Xavier leading No. 6 Maryland by 11 points, both in the round of...

Lacrosse team trains at Disney World

Lacrosse team trains at Disney World

Hanna Kimball
April 3, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Disney World is not your average training location for a high school team, but for sophomore, junior, and senior girls of the Pascack Hills’ lacrosse team, this trip was a once in a lifetime experience filled with bonding and practice. @PHHS_PRINCIPAL @PHathletics such an awesome experience - gre...

Varsity Basketball Coach Kevin Kirkby Resigns

Varsity Basketball Coach Kevin Kirkby Resigns

Nate Barcus
March 28, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

At the Pascack Hills’ boy’s basketball dinner on March 22, everything started off like a normal basketball dinner. The freshman went up and received their rewards, and the junior varsity team followed. After that, the varsity team was honored for their season and sat back down, and the varsity head...

What does Pascack Hills Think About Super Bowl?

What does Pascack Hills Think About Super Bowl?

February 2, 2017
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This Sunday, the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots will play in the final NFL game of the season. The most important game of the year will be played in the warm weather of Houston, Texas. Both teams have been one step ahead of the rest of the pack, and they will finally play against eac...

Sarah Litvinsky’s Swim to a Sports Scholarship

Sarah Litvinsky’s Swim to a Sports Scholarship

January 19, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Six practices every week. Competitions every month. 25 yard pool September through March and 50 meters April through July. Backstroke to breaststroke, freestyle to butterfly, racing to the end of the pool to make her mark. This is how Sarah Litvinsky, a student at Pascack Hills High School, has spent th...

Pascack Hills Teachers Weigh in on NFL Playoffs

Pascack Hills Teachers Weigh in on NFL Playoffs

January 19, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

It is now January 2017, and the NFL playoffs are upon us. The Wild Card round has already been played, with the Dolphins (10-6), Raiders (12-4), Giants (11-5), and the Lions (9-7), having been kicked out of the playoffs after losses to the Steelers (11-5), Texans (9-7), Packers (10-6), and the Seahawk...

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