Tag: Stoneman Douglas

[Brief] Women’s varsity swim and dive team competes in meet

On Sept. 12, the women’s varsity swim and dive team played against Pembroke Pines Charter School and Stranahan High School. The meet took place at Pembroke Pines Charter and started at 4:30 p.m. The team did not end up winning, but are hopeful for future games. “I’m super proud of our team. We did so much better than last meet. […]

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9th and 10th grade Lauren Rower joins MSD staff. Photo by Nyan Clarke

Lauren Rower joins MSD staff as an English teacher

Lauren Rower is a new freshman and sophomore English teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. She attended Palm Beach Community College for her Associates degree in arts and went to Florida Atlantic University to receive her Bachelor’s degree in English education. She decided to become a teacher while in college; she originally just wanted an English degree. “My love […]

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[Brief] Men’s varsity swim and dive team places second in meet

On Sept. 12, the men’s varsity swim and dive team had a meet at Pembroke Pines Charter High School, where they played against Pembroke Pines Charter and Stranahan High School. The team lost against Pembroke Pines Charter, but beat Stranahan, landing them in second place. “I think we’re going to do really well next meet,” senior Conner Dietrich said. “Were […]

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Women in tennis unfairly punished due to misogynistic regulations

Women in tennis unfairly punished due to misogynistic regulations

Cases in the media are unveiling the strange rules that official female sports players must follow. The most recent incident was at the US Open involving tennis player Alizé Cornet, who decided to leave the court to change her shirt during a 10 minute cool down in the middle of her match against Johanna Larsson. After realizing she had put […]

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[Brief] JV Football team plays against Plantation High School

On Sept. 12, the men’s JV football team played Plantation High School with a final score of 6-22. Douglas leading the first quarter with a touchdown ran by quarterback Jaydin Fernandez (2). As the game went on, Plantation had an effective run game, giving them an early lead and eventually a victory. With the game already looking down, running back […]

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[Brief] Women’s varsity cross country team competes in second meet

On Sept. 11, the MSD women’s cross country team competed in a meet that took place at Markham Park. The team competed against West Broward, Blanche Ely, Everglades, Miramar, Pembroke Pines Charter, J.P. Taravella, and Western High Schools. The weather was not too hot due to cloud cover, which in turn helped the runners do better and complete the course […]

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[Brief] Men’s varsity cross country team places second in second meet

On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the men’s varsity cross country team competed against seven other schools in the second BCAA at Markham Park. West Broward High School hosted the event. The team placed second with a score of 32, ahead of Western, Ely, Miramar, Pines Charter, Taravella, and Everglades High Schools. The team’s individual scores placed high, with four runners in […]

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[Brief] Men’s varsity swim and dive team wins first place at meet

On Sept. 5, the men’s varsity swim and dive team had a meet at the Deerfield Beach Aquatic Center, where they played against Monarch High School and Coral Springs Charter School. The team beat both Coral Springs and Monarch, landing them the first place spot, marking their first win of the season. “We have a lot of great talent on […]

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Varsity Football team defeats South Broward High School in Homecoming Game

Varsity Football team defeats South Broward High School in Homecoming Game

On Sept. 7, the men’s football team faced South Broward High School for a victorious Homecoming game, beating the South Broward Bulls 23-6. The team wore their brand new all crimson red uniforms made by Adidas. The Eagles won by 17 points, which many fans found symbolic considering the events of Feb. 14 that took 17 lives. There were about […]

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Hailey Jacobsen and Em Jiminian paricipating in Wacky Wednesday. Photo by Nyan Clarke

Students get excited for the annual Wacky Wednesday

On Wednesday Sept. 5, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Student Government hosted the annual “Wacky Wednesday” for spirit week leading up to homecoming this weekend. A popular trend amongst students was tye-dye and neon colors, along with glitter, head bobbers and colorful accessories. Lunch time activities hosted by leadership occurred during both lunches and games such as musical chairs, corn hole […]

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