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Lauren Brantley (20) commits to Rice University for swimming

Lauren Brantley (’20) commits to Rice University for swimming

Michael Flaherty, Sports Editor: Online September 29, 2019

All the countless hours in the pool recently paid off for Lauren Brantley (’20) as she committed to Rice University for swimming Sept. 22.   Brantley decided to go to Rice because it was one of...

Liv Lueneberger (21) breaks J-16 10km erg world record

Liv Lueneberger (’21) breaks J-16 10km erg world record

Jasmin Taylor, Staff Writer June 7, 2019

Liv Lueneburger (’21) had no idea that her first 10km erg race would be fast enough to break the J-16 world record, but on April 4, she accomplished just that. Lueneburger didn't expect...

Spring ISSTs Preview – Tennis

Michael Flaherty and Rohan Haarmann May 23, 2019

With the regular season over, tennis players reflect on their season and look forward to ISSTs.  

Matthew Hansen sets U-16 10km ERG world record

Michael Flaherty April 10, 2019

Sweat dripping from his forehead on to the blue gym floor, heart racing Matthew Hansen (’21) looks at the ERG and sees that he only has 500m left and he is on pace to break the U-16 10km world record....

Swimming toward success

Swimming toward success

Lily Whitman, Sports Editor: Print February 5, 2019

Anna Podurgiel (’20) has been swimming since before she moved from Boston, Massachusetts to London.   She started when she was six or seven years old, and ever since then, she has been an avid swimmer....

Hatzmann talks ice hockey and breaking out of the ASL bubble

December 5, 2018

The pursuit of a sport lacking in popularity and influence throughout England might seem unsustainable and even tedious to some, but Tanner Hatzmann (’20) has developed his passion for ice hockey in...

Fall Sports Preview

Michael Flaherty October 8, 2018

Each athletics season brings the possibility of new athletes, fresh competition and excitement. As the half-way point for the fall athletics season approaches, coaches and athletes reflect on their goals...

Ally Larson (’19) commits to Northwestern University swim team

Michael Flaherty, Sports Editor: Online October 4, 2018

Waking up at 5 a.m. three times a week and training nine times a week isn’t easy for the average high school student. But for Ally Larson (’19), it’s her weekly routine. This hard work paid...

Odell Beckham Jr.’s tweet sends positive message

Jonathan Novak, News Editor: Online September 25, 2018

Odell Beckham Jr., a wide receiver for the New York Giants known for his extraordinary one-handed catches and off-field antics, was in the midst negotiating for a new contract this summer when my dad sent...

A look inside an official ISST directors meeting

A look inside an official ISST directors’ meeting

May 23, 2018

Every varsity team works tirelessly to prepare for the International School Sports Tournament (ISST) that concludes the season. Like the athletes, the athletic directors of ISST schools undergo a similar...

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