Baseball Team Looks to Defend PSAL Championship

By Anthony Damon ‘18 The smell of freshly cut grass filled the air on a warm February day in Florida, as the baseball team warmed up for their first practice of spring training. The team travels to Florida annually to have a spring training camp while it’s still too cold to practice in Brooklyn. With this marking the unofficial beginning of the 2017 season, most … Continue reading Baseball Team Looks to Defend PSAL Championship

Lady Hornets Come Up Short After Tough Season

By Suzan Morshed 19’ It is true that all good things must eventually come to an end. The Midwood Lady Hornets women’s basketball team saw its 2016-17 season come to an end on March 1st. in the first round of the Public School Athletic League Double “A” Tournament.  The 11th-seeded Lady Hornets dropped a 59-44 decision to sixth-seeded Monmouth Manhattan Center at Manhattan Center High … Continue reading Lady Hornets Come Up Short After Tough Season

Future Olympian… Tai Brown Looks to Jump for the Stars

By Maya Engstrom ‘18 Tai Brown ‘18, decathlete, has been running track competitively all his life, and the results of his work are starting to look promising. Through what he has accomplished, Brown has basically promised us that we will see him in the upcoming summer Olympics. Brown has competed in eight Junior Olympics as of yet, placing with top scores in all of them. … Continue reading Future Olympian… Tai Brown Looks to Jump for the Stars

Clay Lerner Swings Towards Golf Season

By Dylan Ramkissoon ‘18 Looking to one-up his very successful performance last season, undefeated Hornet golfer Clay Lerner ’18 is optimistic about the future of the golf team. Going undefeated in an entire season is no easy feat. Lerner put in hard work and many hours on the golf course to reach this point in his high school career. “It was an uphill battle from … Continue reading Clay Lerner Swings Towards Golf Season

Lacrosse Team Receives New Equipment

By Ainon Hia Kazol ‘18 and Rachel Rodin ‘18 The  Lady Hornets start their new lacrosse season this year with a new change regarding the protective gear. Girls are required to wear new helmets specifically designed for the game. In past seasons, players wore goggles, protecting only eye area. The new helmets are designed to shield the whole top half of the player’s head.  Qurrahtulain … Continue reading Lacrosse Team Receives New Equipment

1…2…3… Wrestling Team Pins Down Competition

By Jahongir Davronov ’18 Damn Midwood, back at it again with being one of the best in the city. Eight students had competed to be the best in the city on January 11 and 12 in the Public Schools Athletic League (PSAL) City Championships. All of them placed in the top eight in their respective weight divisions. Daniel Pavlov ’18 and Jahongir Davronov ’18 both … Continue reading 1…2…3… Wrestling Team Pins Down Competition

Julie Greenspan Wins Wingate Award

By Abeer Naeem ’17 Julie Greenspan ’17, has justified her title of being a volleyball star by winning the Wingate award. The Wingate award, otherwise known as the highest honor a PSAL athlete can receive, will officially be given to Greenspan at a dinner in the spring. Being honored for her outstanding achievements, Greenspan was delighted to receive this honor. Greenspan said, “It is an … Continue reading Julie Greenspan Wins Wingate Award

Track Team Ready to Run Past Opponents

By Abeer Naeem ’17 & Ari Gonzalez ’18 & Hasnain Iftikhar ’18 Filled with a new ambition to succeed, the Boys Track Team is ready for their long awaited Indoor Season. With many practices and races in the near future, the boys will have to prepare themselves for some of their greatest challenges yet. In order to overcome these many challenges the Hornets will have … Continue reading Track Team Ready to Run Past Opponents

Lady Hornets Dribble to Victory Christmas Tournament

By Alexis Baird’ 18 Dribbling down the court after Christmas day yelling “ DEFENSE”, about 30 schools based in New York, played in the annual Christmas tournament. It was held December 27-29 from 9:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m in both the C and G gym. The Parent Association presented the event, Midwood 2016 Basketball Invitational supported by the Lady Hornets Basketball Program. As you walked … Continue reading Lady Hornets Dribble to Victory Christmas Tournament