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4 Easy Steps to Alter your Fantasy Football Fate

4 Easy Steps to Alter your Fantasy Football Fate

Mark Gjuraj, Staff Writer
November 10, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Optimism. Confidence. Tragedy. Hopelessness. For fantasy football players, this cycle of emotions is far too familiar. Year after year, the typical fantasy owner is hardwired to come into the season expecting an embarrassment of riches, only to be crushed by countless injuries, upsets and in some case...

Top 5 Moments in Chicago Cubs World Series Win

Top 5 Moments in Chicago Cubs World Series Win

Haley Field, Staff Writer
November 4, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

After an 108 year wait, Cubs fans are officially able to celebrate their team being World Series winners after their game against the Cleveland Indians on Nov. 2, 2016. The Cubs made a spectacular comeback after being down 3-1 in the series. So for all you Cubs fans, here are the top five moments from...

Cross Country Teams Hit Their Stride in States

Cross Country Teams Hit Their Stride in States

Griffin Olshan, Editor-in-Chief
November 4, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Here's an end-of-season update from cross country for your enjoyment.

SHS Hosts 4th Annual Pink Out Game

SHS Hosts 4th Annual Pink Out Game

Nikita Kumar, Staff Writer
October 16, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Friday, Oct. 14, Stamford High School held its fourth annual Pink Out football game in Boyle Stadium, taking on Staples High School and raising over $11,000 for cancer research. It was quite a chilly evening, but that didn’t stop the Black Knights from coming out to support the Pink Out game, where...

New Sailing Team For SHS

New Sailing Team For SHS

Scott Krupa, Staff Writer
October 7, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Sunday, October 2, NESA’s (New England Sailing Association) second annual Northeast High School Keel Boat Invitational was hosted by Stamford Yacht Club for schools up and down the east coast, including two schools from Maine. They were racing heel boats or the “ideal 18’s” which are 18 feet l...

Black Knights Sports Roundup

Black Knights Sports Roundup

Randy Malak and Sam Berkun
October 5, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Stamford High School kicked off a weekend full of sports with a football team win versus Brien McMahon’s Senators. Friday night’s match up under the lights proved to be a nail-biter; truly an intense game that ended in an extraordinary fashion. After a touchdown with approximately 40 seconds left...

Marlins’ Pitcher Jose Fernandez Dies at 24

Marlins’ Pitcher Jose Fernandez Dies at 24

Sam Berkun, Sports Editor
September 27, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Jose Fernandez, pitcher for the Miami Marlins, was killed in a boating accident in Florida early Sunday morning at the age of 24. The 32-foot boat was found overturned on a jetty off the coast of Miami Beach by the Coast Guard around 3 a.m. He was one of three men killed, all of whom were confirmed to n...

Stamford Football Wins on Final Drive

Stamford Football Wins on Final Drive

Jon Saint, Sports Editor
September 12, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Stamford High pulled out its first win of the season this past weekend against Danbury High. The win was a gutsy one.  Stamford pulled out in the final seconds on a 3-yard run by senior running back Tyrel Diaz. The touchdown came after a three-minute drive in which senior receiver Nick Romanello pulled...

A Weight Off My Shoulders

A Weight Off My Shoulders

Maria Zecena, Staff Writer
June 6, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

People might say that we are crazy, that we have issues or that we are the weirdest people ever, but this is the way we work. I believe that every athlete has their superstitions that truly matter to them. Whether they have a pair of lucky socks, a specific headband or even the order in which they...

2016 NBA Playoffs Worth Watching

2016 NBA Playoffs Worth Watching

Kevin Fuller, Staff Writer
May 9, 2016
Filed under Sports

Heading into the NBA playoffs, very few teams stood out as having a legitimate chance at capturing the finals trophy. A big reason was the Golden State Warriors, who finished the regular season at 73-9, making them clear cut favorites to take home the title for a second straight year. However, a quarter...

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