Tag: basketball

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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Junior Maddy Wilford continues recovery

Junior Maddy Wilford continues recovery

Junior Madeline Wilford’s recovery following the events of Feb. 14, 2018 has been described as miraculous by first responders and doctors. Despite being shot three times- once in the chest, torso and right arm- Wilford is expected to make a full recovery. Wilford was treated at Broward Health North, where she received three surgeries for her wounds: one on her […]

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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 varsity basketball team defeats Charles W. Flanagan High School

The home game that took place on Wednesday, Jan. 10 resulted in a win for the lady eagles. The team nearly doubled their opponent, Charles W. Flanagan High School, in points with a final score of 66-35. All of the ladies contributed to the team with Abbey Hsu (35) scoring 25 points, Taylor Thompson (2) scoring 18 points and Nathalia […]

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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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[Brief] Men’s varsity basketball loses to Coral Glades

On Friday, Dec. 15, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School men’s varsity basketball team faced another defeat against Coral Glades High School. This will account for their third loss of the season. Although the Eagles had the home court advantage, they failed to protect the nest, losing 47-55. While the two teams remained neck-and-neck for the duration of the game, […]

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Women’s JV basketball team defeats Monarch High School

Women’s JV basketball team defeats Monarch High School

On Friday, Dec. 8, the lady eagles junior varsity basketball team played in their first home game of the season against Monarch High School after already defeating them in the first away game. “We were excited. I told the girls even yesterday to spread it around and tell everyone 4 p.m.,” basketball coach Veronica Ziccardi said. “I think it was […]

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[Brief] Men’s varsity basketball team loses to Coral Springs High School

On Tuesday, Dec. 6, the men’s varsity basketball team faced a defeat by Coral Springs High School, losing 67-46. “The boys could improve on communicating with each other and being ready, and also opening up to the passes around the court,” team manager Alyson Peri said Many fans were disappointed by the outcome. However, as it is only the second […]

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[Brief] Lady eagles JV basketball takes a loss against Coral Springs High School

On Tuesday, Dec. 6, the lady eagles junior varsity basketball team played in their second game of the season. The team took on Coral Springs High School in a game ending with a score of 45-25 in favor of Coral Springs. Leading the team, Kristina Longley (34) scored eight points. Right behind her, Chelsea Watts (24) scored a total of […]

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[Brief] MSD’s women’s varsity basketball team defeats Coral Springs High School

At the away game against Coral Springs High School on Tuesday, Dec. 5, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School took the win with a score of 55-26. The lady eagles varsity basketball team has been undefeated 5-0. Nathalia Balderrama (13) was the lead scorer for the team with 14 points. Abbey Hsu (35), Kelsey Ngo (4), and Taylor Thompson (2) contributed […]

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