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[Brief] Women’s varsity volleyball team beats Coral Glades High School

On Sept. 25 the women’s varsity volleyball team faced Coral Glades High School. They won Tuesday’s away conference match by a score of 3-0. The first set was won by the Eagles 25-8. “I think we’ve won every game against Glades since my freshman year,” defensive specialist Julie Piedra (6) said. The second set was a victory for the Eagles […]

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[Brief] Women’s varsity volleyball team loses to Pembroke Pines Charter

On Monday, Sept. 24, the women’s varsity volleyball team faced defeat, losing to Pembroke Pines Charter. The game was played at home and the stands were packed. The Eagles played three sets and lost every set. “We were not expecting for the game to be that intense,” setter and defensive specialist Katherine Heffner (5) said. The Eagles have been working […]

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Junior Juliette Hoffiz practices yoga in the courtyard during lunch

MSD celebrates peace week

The International Day of Peace is celebrated on Sept. 21, however, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is making the celebration a week long event called Peace Week. During this week, there were different activities occuring while the students were at school. “As the sponsor of Politics Club, I am always looking for positive things that the club can get involved […]

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[Brief] Varsity football team loses to Cardinal Gibbons High School

On Sept. 21, the men’s varsity football team lost to Cardinal Gibbons High School. The final score of the game was 48-8, with the Eagles’ only touchdown coming from wide receiver Preston Sasser (12). The team suffered another tough loss in front of the home crowd. “I played my heart out all night but our team struggled to gain yards […]

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Schedule issues mark the beginning of school years. Photo by: Nyan Clarke

Scheduling conflicts mark beginning of school year

Schedules are not always as simple as they seem. Whether it is because a student did not get into the elective that they wanted or they are not a fan of the teacher they were assigned to, it is a continuous problem for students that occurs every year. Senior guidance counselor Gerald Turmaine was able to clarify how schedules are […]

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Men's team poses for a photo after the meet.  (Robyn Mickow)

Men’s cross country team competes in Bofshever Northwest Community Cross Country Classic

The meet began at 4 p.m. and had tough conditions; including the scalding heat, humidity, and high grass. Yet, in the midst of these hardships, the team managed to win their division with a huge lead. Defeating Coral Glades High School, the score was 60-31. In addition, five of the top 10 places were held by the team. Captains and […]

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[Brief] Women’s varsity volleyball team loses to Western High School

On Sept. 17, the women’s varsity volleyball team lost to Western High School. The eagles won the first set 25-18. The five sets played had an almost even amount of victories for both teams. However, the eagles failed to win the last set, losing 7-15. “We did our best to keep our score up. We communicated a lot better this […]

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[Brief] Women’s varsity cross country team places first in meet

On Sept. 17, the women’s cross country team competed in a meet held at Tradewinds Park, in Coconut Creek. The meet started at 4 p.m. The team competed against Coral Springs High School, Coconut Creek High School, Coral Glades High School, Coral Springs Charter, Coral Springs Christian Academy, Monarch High School and J.P. Taravella High School. Both the women’s and […]

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[Brief] Women’s varsity volleyball team defeats Taravella High School

On Sept. 13, the women’s varsity volleyball team took on Taravella High School in a close match. The Eagles did not play at the nest, but that did not prove to be an issue, winning the game in their last set 25-18. The team traveled to Tampa the next day to play in a mini tournament. “I figured we had […]

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[Brief] Varsity football team loses to Piper High School

On Sept. 15, the men’s varsity football team lost to Piper High School. The final score of the game was 6-36, with the Eagles’ only touchdown coming from running back Alex Rodriguez (20). The team struggled on both sides of the ball, acknowledging that they didn’t play to their fullest. “We didn’t play our best tonight and that is the […]

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