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Sports mix politics and entertainment

Sports mix politics and entertainment

April 3, 2009
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Sophie Gilchrist Sports Editor Sports are recreational games that should be an escape from political and social issues, not used as a pawn in diplomatic battles. Politics, however, conflicted with sports this February during Barclays Dubai Tennis Championships when Israeli player Shahar Pe’er was ...

Soccer team captains reach dream

Soccer team captains reach dream

April 3, 2009
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Sophie Gilchrist Sports Editor Seniors Michaela Figari and Gabby Tringali have achieved their goal of becoming varsity captains, a goal each say she dreamed of since freshman year try-outs. “When I first tried out for the soccer team, I remember the captains leading the stretches, always being first in line and just being...

Applying sunscreen during cold weather protects skin

February 6, 2009
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Susie Lee Reporter Ultraviolet (UV) rays have grown stronger over the past few decades, and applying sun protection products regularly is necessary to prevent skin damage, even in winter. “Sunscreen is a necessary evil,” said AP Environmental Science teacher Marisa Kendall. “When I was a ...

‘White Rabbit’ may cause illness, death

February 6, 2009
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Isabelle Pinard Reporter ''The Lunar New Year is celebrated with fireworks, traditional dances, and plenty of food, but this year the most popular sweets will be banned from the United Sates because of health concerns. White Rabbit candy, which has been exported to Chinatowns around the world si...

Steroids issue: Cheating or technological advancement

September 19, 2008
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Sophie Gilchrist Sports Editor After all the scandal and controversy over the baseball players taking anabolic (muscle building) steroids, it is time this issue is addressed — not in the negative “cheating” tone that the country has taken, but as technilogical opinion. World records have bee...

Senior Caroline Rosetti heads off to Cal

September 19, 2008
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Anjali Shrestha Reporter Caroline Rosetti tore a ligament playing soccer in the eighth grade, which although it ended her season, it helped her discover crew. “That summer I was doing a rowing camp and I really liked it,” said Rosetti. "Crew is better for me because it puts less imp...

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