Author: Zoe Gordon

Freshman Chris McKenna discusses his experience with coming into contact with the shooter. Photo by Anna Dittman

Freshman Chris McKenna comes into contact with gunman minutes before shooting

During the Feb. 14 tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, some students and teachers are recognized as heroes who performed exceptional duties to help save lives in the midst of chaos. One of these students is freshman Chris McKenna who came into contact with the shooter minutes before he fired into the school. McKenna was situated in room 1216 […]

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[Brief] Women’s varsity basketball team loses to St. Thomas

At their home game that took place on Friday, Jan. 19, the Lady Eagles were defeated by the St. Thomas Aquinas by a score of 69-22. This was the first time this season the Eagles played against this team. Though they lost by nearly 50 points, the team tried to stay positive and work together throughout the entire game. Contributions […]

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[Brief] Women’s varsity basketball wins in their first away game after winter break

With a score of 50-19, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Eagles defeated the Monarch High School Knights at their away game that took place on Wednesday, Jan. 17. MSD had a strong start in the first two quarters with 17 points in the first quarter and 22 points in the second. All the players contributed points in order for […]

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

The home game taken place on Friday, Jan. 12, resulted in a win for the lady eagles. The team won against Coral Springs High School with a final score of 59-33. The whole team contributed points for their win. The top three scorers were Abbey Hsu (35), Taylor Thompson (2) and Nathalia Balderrama (13). “Something important was that the team […]

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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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Pieology opens in Coral Springs

Pieology opens in Coral Springs

Customizable food seems to be all the rage right now, and pizza is just one of the foods people are starting to get crafty with. Instead of the traditional mozzarella, tomato sauce and crust, restaurants like Pieology are putting together unique food combinations with pizza. As a chain restaurant, Pieology first opened a store in Coral Springs, Florida in August […]

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[Brief] Women’s varsity basketball team defeats Monarch High School

At their home game on Friday, Dec. 8, the women’s varsity basketball team defeated Monarch High School with a final score of 45-5 in their third home game of the season. The lady eagles’ top scorers included Abbey Hsu (35), Taylor Thompson (2) and Nathalia Balderrama (13), each contributing to the team’s win. They also each got a fair amount […]

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[Brief] Women’s varsity basketball team defeats Coconut Creek High School 66-54

On Thursday, Dec. 7, the lady eagles varsity basketball team won their away game against Coconut Creek High School. The final score of the game was 66-54. The top three scorers for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School included team captain Abbey Hsu (35) with 24 points, Taylor Thompson (2) with 18 points and Nathalia Balderrama (13) with 15 points. “It […]

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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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[Brief] Women’s varsity basketball team wins against Taravella

On Friday, Dec. 1, the Lady Eagles defeated J.P Taravella High School with a final score of 71-38. Their second away game took place on the courts of Taravella. Team captain Abbey Hsu (35) acquired the most points for her team, scoring 25 points, followed by Nathalia Balderama (13) with 15 points, Taylor Thompson (2) with 14 points and Asa […]

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