Tag: jenna harris

Looking to Score. Forward John Brace (72) takes the puck up the ice, aiming to mount a lead. Photo by Jenna Harris.

MSD varsity hockey defeats SW Broward

Through the first six games of the year, the MSD varsity hockey team has fared pretty well, sitting with a record of 3-3. This past Monday, Nov. 12, MSD took to the rink at the Panthers Ice Den to play against Southwest Broward. The game […]

Read more ›
Final Walk Off. Seniors, Josh Funk (#22) and Alex Rodriguez (#20) take their final steps off of the Cumber Stadium field, following the end of their last season at MSD. Photo by Jenna Harris.

MSD’s varsity football season ends after crushing District Playoff loss against Miami High

On Friday, Nov. 8, the Stoneman Douglas Eagles competed against the Miami High Stingarees in a Class 8A football playoff game at Cumber Stadium. After being crowned district champions on Oct. 25, the team lost their momentum and fell short in the final two games […]

Read more ›
Portrait by Darian Williams

Ryan Belk commits to Yale University to play football for the fall 2020 season

Senior Ryan Belk officially announced his commitment to Yale University in the beginning of August for the fall football season in 2020. His journey in football began long before high school though, as he played flag football in Coral Springs when he was 9-years-old. Marjory […]

Read more ›
America Runs on Sports: Sports have a heavy impact on American society

America Runs on Sports: Sports have a heavy impact on American society

Since the mid-1800s, Americans have been obsessed with the idea of competitive sports. It began with the introduction of baseball, famously deemed “America’s pastime,” and has only increased in popularity since then with the creation of the NFL, MLB and NBA. Sports have influenced American […]

Read more ›

[Brief] Men’s varsity tennis team takes second place at district tournament

On Tuesday, April 16 the Marjory Stoneman Douglas men’s varsity tennis team continued in their fight at the district tournament for the second and final day before regionals begin next week. Senior Michael Akselrud triumphed in his matches between Coral Springs High School as well […]

Read more ›

[Brief] Men’s varsity tennis team ends regular season with win over J.P. Taravella High School

On April 8, the men’s varsity tennis team challenged J.P Taravella High School on their home court for the last regular season match of the year. The team won overall in matches ending in an 8-0 victory. “I’m very proud of the work our team […]

Read more ›

[Brief] Men’s varsity tennis team faces off against Pompano Beach High School

On April 4, the men’s varsity tennis team opposed Pompano Beach High School for the last match of the week. Senior Michael Akselrud, the number one player on the team triumphed in a tight match, ending with an 8-6 score. Number two in the roster, […]

Read more ›
Photo illustration by Nyan Clarke

MSD freshmen describe the positives and negatives of their first year of high school

This school year, a new wave of freshman entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. High school is a major change from middle school in terms of classes, workload and population. It is normal for freshman students to feel nervous or anxious, as they often find […]

Read more ›

[Brief] Men’s varsity tennis team loses to St. Andrews High School

On April 3, the men’s varsity tennis team went up against St. Andrews High School for their second match of the week. The St. Andrews team appeared to be a very tough opponent as the Eagles took home their second loss of the season, their […]

Read more ›

[Brief] Men’s varsity tennis game cut short due to weather

On April 2, the men’s varsity tennis team played Coral Glades High School on their home court. While the Eagles were looking to pull out a win against their opponent, the sky opened up and rain flooded the courts, ending the match prematurely. “We were […]

Read more ›