Tag: Stoneman Douglas

Attacker Lauren Figas (12) dodges Taravella players down the field. Photo by Kaleela Rosenthal

Women’s varsity lacrosse team wins district championship against North Broward Preparatory School

On April 17, the women’s varsity lacrosse team competed in the district tournament. The tournament consists of the top four teams in the district and the champion moves onto the regional tournament. The team played against the J. P. Taravella High School Trojans. The game was held at North Broward Preparatory School, started around 5 p.m. and the weather consisted […]

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Women’s varsity tennis team defeats St. Thomas Aquinas School at district tournament

Women’s varsity tennis team defeats St. Thomas Aquinas School at district tournament

On Monday, April 15 and Tuesday, April 16, the women’s varsity tennis team district tournament took place on the tennis courts at MSD. The team played St. Thomas Aquinas School, their rivals. All of the singles and doubles matches advanced to the championship winning three out of five singles, one players versus another, and one out of two doubles, two […]

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[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 as Monarch High School. However, he and the rest of the team took an overall […]

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[Brief] Men’s varsity volleyball team takes on Taravella High School in doubleheader

At 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 11, the men’s varsity volleyball team took on Taravella High School at home in the gym. This was the start of a double header where the second game would start at 6:00 p.m. In the first game, the team played three sets. With a score resulting in 3-0, the Eagles fell short of another […]

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[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 did this season and I’m excited to keep this energy at districts,” senior Matthew Shank […]

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[Brief] Men’s varsity volleyball team defeats American Heritage High School

At 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10, the men’s varsity volleyball team took on the Stallions at American Heritage High School. The team played four sets. With a score resulting in 3-1, the Eagles finally got the victory they had been waiting for. “We slipped and gave over a ton of points that we shouldn’t have but at least we […]

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Hollywood continues to make movies about terminal illness

Hollywood continues to make movies about terminal illness

Star-crossed lovers are meant to break every viewer’s heart; terminal romance films are some of the best at depicting this concept. The real question is are these movies representing terminal illnesses correctly or are they misinforming viewers? Teenage patients spend most of their time either in a hospital, getting treatments or in their homes, resting. Patients are constantly under watch. […]

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Principal Hall presents graduating class with cords for upcoming graduation. Photo by Kaleela Rosenthal

The graduating class of 2019 attends their cord ceremony

*This story was co-written by Tara Gaines & Kaleela Rosenthal On Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at 9:30 a.m, the senior class cord ceremony took place in the auditorium. Inside, students were greeted with their parents and the MSD Jazz Band. Throughout the ceremony, Principal Teresa Hall presented different cords to the MSD class of 2019. Students would then walk across […]

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[Brief] Men’s varsity volleyball team falls to Monarch High School

At 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 4, the men’s varsity volleyball team took on the Monarch High School Knights in their gym. The team played four sets. With a final score 3-1, the Eagles were defeated by the Knights. “We played our best, down two players in two of the games, but we need to be more consistent to go […]

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[Brief] Men’s junior varsity baseball team wins doubleheader against Coral Glades High School

On April 6, the men’s junior varsity baseball team went up against Coral Glades High School in a double header. The final score of the first game was 10-0. The Eagles took an early lead and they were able to hold that lead for the rest of the game. The Eagles offense remained hot all game. Coral Glades did not […]

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