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Brodsky Pitching last year. Picture taken by Steve Brodsky.

Hills Senior Pitcher Jack Brodsky Commits to Emory University

January 2, 2018

The long awaited commitment of Hills’ pitcher Jack Brodsky has finally come. Brodsky made it official on Friday night, publicly announcing his commitment to Emory University, in Atlanta, Georgia, where he w...

Alex Goldman to Play Soccer at Union College

Alex Goldman to Play Soccer at Union College

January 2, 2018

With his tenure in a Cowboys uniform over, senior Alex Goldman is excited to join the Union College men's soccer team. After playing competitive soccer for his entire life, Goldman was pretty set on cont...

Hills Basketball Recap: December 15 vs. River Dell

Hills Basketball Recap: December 15 vs. River Dell

December 18, 2017

On Dec. 15, the Pascack Hills boys basketball team played in their season and home debut against River Dell High School. Unfortunately, Pascack Hills lost 68-48.   River Dell began to pull away in the second ...

Giants Coach Ben McAdoo Fired

Giants Coach Ben McAdoo Fired

December 11, 2017

On December 4, New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo was relieved of his duties more than halfway through his second season. The team's record was 2-10 at the time of his firing. Many people across t...

Gordon in his first game back against the Los Angeles Chargers. Photo by Chicago Tribune.

An NFL Superstar Returns After 3 Years of Exile

December 7, 2017

NFL wide receiver Josh Gordon has come back to the NFL from a 3 year long suspension. This past weekend, Josh Gordon played his first game since the 2014 NFL season. On August 27th, 2014, Gordon was suspended f...

Hills Senior Paul Sullivan Commits to Iona College

Hills Senior Paul Sullivan Commits to Iona College

November 29, 2017

Senior pitcher and infielder Paul Sullivan has committed to Iona College for baseball. The verbal decision came in July, but things were not made official until signing day in November. Paul has been ...

Stanton hit 59 home runs in his MVP season. Photo by MLB.com.

Giancarlo Stanton and Jose Altuve Receive MVP Awards

November 21, 2017

On Nov. 16, Giancarlo Stanton and Jose Altuve were awarded the Most Valuable Player awards for their respective leagues. Stanton and Altuve impressed fans all season long; Stanton paced the National ...

2017-2018 NBA Season Predictions

November 5, 2017

By Ryan Dicaprio

Hills team members warming up.

Dig Pink: Playing for a cure

November 1, 2017

A crowd of students, family, and faculty all clad in pink filled the Pascack Valley gymnasium on Monday October 30 for the annual Dig Pink Fundraiser. This event consists of volleyball games betwe...

The Cowboys were able to celebrate Senior Night with a 6-0 win. Photo by Alex Goldman.

Senior Night Concludes in a 6-0 Win for the Cowboys

October 30, 2017

Pascack Hills’ varsity soccer team emerged victorious on Senior Night, beating Westwood High School 6-0 in an emotional game. Seniors Saleh Shalforoosh and Niko Stavrianidis both scored on their celebrator...


Lum Pitching for his club team this fall. Photo by Jeff Lum.

Senior Chris Lum Commits to Montclair State

October 26, 2017

Pascack Hills student and varsity baseball player Chris Lum has committed to playing baseball at Montclair State University. Lum’s announcement comes late compared to most players, who typically commit...

Hills Junior Brandon Siegenthaler Commits to Villanova University

Hills Junior Brandon Siegenthaler Commits to Villanova University

October 24, 2017

As announced on the evening of Wednesday, October 18th, Junior pitcher and infielder Brandon Siegenthaler declared his commitment to continue his baseball career at Villanova University. It was a moment...