Wrestlers Help Promote Sport

By Jahongir Davronov ’18 Several Hornets volunteered for a huge wrestling event in Times Square on May 17. A non-profit organization called Beat the Streets hosted a dual meet between two countries and a few students took advantage of that by helping out and watching some of the best wrestlers in the country grapple. Beat the Streets (BTS) is dedicated to strengthen the culture of … Continue reading Wrestlers Help Promote Sport

Seniors Cross the Finish Line One Last Time

By Maya Engstrom ’18 Every year, the girls on the track team put enormous amounts of work into their team spirit and running abilities. The runners put in hours upon hours of training every week- hoping to eventually improve their race times by just seconds. This year through hard work, the girls have achieved their goals and have also made new ones, as they do … Continue reading Seniors Cross the Finish Line One Last Time

Baseball Team Strikes Out of Playoffs

By Anthony Damon ’18 In the interest of full disclosure, Anthony Damon ’18 is the manager of the baseball team With the playoffs right around the corner, the boys’ baseball team looked to finish the regular season strong, and build up momentum to bring with them into the postseason. “We need to keep a good mindset, and continue to work together on the field and … Continue reading Baseball Team Strikes Out of Playoffs

Boys Baseball Continues To Power Through Season

By Anthony Damon ‘18 In the interest of full disclosure, Anthony Damon ’18 is the manager of the baseball team There was a buzz in the air as the boys’ baseball team stepped out onto the field looking to turn their season around after losing two of their first six games. “We’re going to play hard every game, and not take any team for granted,” … Continue reading Boys Baseball Continues To Power Through Season

Boys Baseball Looks to Defend Title

By Anthony Damon ’18 and Michael Barone ‘18 In the interest of full disclosure, Anthony Damon is the manager of the baseball team The crack of a bat echoed through the air as the boys’ baseball team opened its season on March 30. Opening day is exciting to all players, but it is extremely special to the seniors who will be playing in their last … Continue reading Boys Baseball Looks to Defend Title

Girls LAX Tries to Find Their Groove

By Jessie Liu ‘18 & Xin Lin ‘18 Gear up and hit the field, it’s LAX season! No other sport screams Midwood more than lacrosse. Leading the team, Ms. Kendra Lane, the new head coach for Girls Varsity Lacrosse, hopes to progress from last season’s loss. “So far the process has been a little rocky,” said Ms. Lane. “We’re still trying to find the groove … Continue reading Girls LAX Tries to Find Their Groove

Flag Football Charges into New Season

By Suzan Morshed ‘19 The Midwood Lady Hornets flag football season officially begun on March 30. with a non-league match against New Utrecht High School.  In only their second year of existence, they appeared to be ready to kick it off with a strong performance.  This year’s team is comprised of many new faces in key spots, but the team has been practicing since March … Continue reading Flag Football Charges into New Season

Handball Team Aims for Success in Playoffs

By Lauren Heng ‘18 In the interest of full disclosure Lauren Heng is on the Girls Handball Team Handball season has just begun, and the girls are on a roll. They’ve obliterated their opponents back to back with a score of 4-1 defeating Franklin D. Roosevelt and James Madison. They’re coming back strong from last year’s loss against Cardozo during playoffs. With the seniors gone … Continue reading Handball Team Aims for Success in Playoffs

Football Team Tours Colleges

By Emil Danelian ’18 In the interest of full disclosure Emil Danelian is on the football team. Spring break can be a time to relax and catch up on sleep. For the football team, it meant staying true to their student-athlete identity. The team went on their 6th annual college trip, touring a record nine schools in Connecticut and Massachusetts. They used this opportunity to … Continue reading Football Team Tours Colleges