Author: Brianna Fisher

Junior Sawyer Garrity sings her original song, "Shine," at the "From Broadway with Love" concert at the BB&T Center on April 16. Photo by Rebecca Schneid.

[Photo Gallery] “From Broadway With Love” concert unites the Parkland community

On April 16,  the Parkland community gathered at the BB&T Center in Sunrise for a night of laughter, crying and singing. Singers and songwriters from the Broadway community and Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School came together for the concert “From Broadway With Love,” a benefit concert co-founded by Broadway Records producers Van Dean and Yael Silver. “The idea originally came […]

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Junior Abbey Hsu dribbles down the court during a ladies varsity basketball game. Photo by Justin Lieba

Junior Abbey Hsu wins the Broward Fab Five award for basketball

Dribbling her way down to the net, junior Abbey Hsu is known to stand out on the court. Hsu plays point guard and shooting guard for the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School varsity basketball team. “I started playing basketball when I was nine,” Hsu said. “It acts as a stress reliever, and I have continued to play ever since I […]

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Jewelry company donates 1,100 sashes to the graduating class

Jewelry company donates 1,100 sashes to the graduating class

With the seniors soon to graduate on June 3, many companies want to help honor the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School class of 2018. One major contributor is jeweler Chuck Puleri & Associates, who partnered with cap and gown provider Herff Jones to make sashes for the seniors to wear at graduation. They will also be providing pins that say […]

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Freshman Jason Snytte poses next to an MSD Strong poster during his second week back to school. Photo by Anna Dittman

Freshman Jason Snytte saved his classmates by shutting his class door

After doing something that seemed necessary to him at the time, freshman Jason Snytte had no clue that he would be deemed a hero. Sytte was in English class in the freshmen building during the shooting. When another student went to exit the classroom to use the bathroom, the class heard shots in the hallway. Snytte quickly ran to the […]

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[Brief] Women’s JV basketball loses last game of the season

On Monday, Jan. 22 the Lady Eagles JV basketball team played in their last game of the season. The team lost to Deerfield High School with a score of 50-13. Leading the team, Sephora Bazile (55) scored six points. Right behind her, Chelsea Watts (24) scored five points. Rounding up their points, M’Kalia Brown (33) scored two. “It’s been a […]

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[Brief] Women’s JV basketball loses game against St. Thomas

On Friday, Jan. 19 the Lady Eagles JV basketball team lost to St. Thomas High School with a score of 47-7. To start off the game, both Chelsea Watts (24) and Mackenzie Alt (30) scored two points. During the third quarter, Zareyah Simpson (14) scored four points, and Madison Goodman (32) scored two points. Ending the game, Goodman scored another […]

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[Brief] Women’s JV basketball wins game against Monarch

On Wednesday, Jan. 17 the Lady Eagles JV basketball team defeated Monarch High School with a score of 39-7. With a total of 16 points, Sammy Fisher (4) lead the team. Zaraeyah Simpson (14) scored five points, Mackenzie Alt (30) and Madison Goodman (32) scored four points and Chelsea Watts (24) and Sephora Bazile (55) scored three points. In addition, […]

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[Brief] Women’s JV basketball wins game against Coral Springs

On Friday, Jan. 12 the Lady Eagles JV basketball team defeated Coral Springs High School with a score of 22-19. Nikki Bruner (3) was the lead scorer with a total of 12 points. Kristina Longley (34) scored six points, and Chelsea Watts (24) scored four. “When we lost to Coral Springs last time we played them, we all wanted it […]

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[Brief] Women’s JV basketball wins first game after Winter break

On Wednesday, Jan. 10, the lady eagles junior varsity basketball team played in their first home game back from break. They defeated Flanagan High School with a score of 43-37. Leading the team, Kristina Longley (34) scored 18 points, with Sammy Fisher (4) behind her with nine. Sephora Bazile (55) continued their momentum with 6 points, followed by Mackenzie Alt […]

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[Brief] Women’s JV basketball loses by one point to Coral Springs

On Friday, Dec. 15, the Lady Eagles junior varsity basketball team lost 30-29 against Coral Springs High School. Scoring 16 points, Sammy Fisher (4) lead the team. Right behind her, Kristina Longley (34) scored 11 points. Finishing the game, Mackenzie Alt (30) scored 2 points. “I was so upset that we lost since we came so close,” Fisher said. “But, […]

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