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Five Swimmers Take On New York State Championship

Five Swimmers Take On New York State Championship

Christi Kim, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2018


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The score was tied. The water was churning. Managers and team members were shouting and cheering for their respective team. It was the quarterfinals of the Girls' Varsity Swimming city championship, and Bronx Science had all their hopes on Victoria O’Hara ‘18. Shouts emanated from the left side of...

Winter Olympics Bring Fire, Ice, and Everything Nice

Winter Olympics Bring Fire, Ice, and Everything Nice

Matilda Melkonian, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2018


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With the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics, countries from all over the world put their athletic abilities on display. In this year’s Olympics, composed of seven different sports, athletes competed in 102 events from February 9 to February 25, 2018. Here at Bronx Science, students prepared to support...

Running Towards Victory

Running Towards Victory

Joselyn Kim, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2018


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The end of another great sports season is always bittersweet: we are grateful for yet another amazing season, but feel lugubrious that the season has ended. On November 11, 2017, the Bronx Science Boys’ Cross Country Team ran to victory, placing fourth in the PSAL City Championships as well as first...

Bronx Science Sweeps Division Championships Over and Over Again

Bronx Science Sweeps Division Championships Over and Over Again

Alexa Asch, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2018


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Bronx Science is not only home to strong academics. It is home to dominating many sports division titles! Soccer, volleyball, basketball, softball, and table tennis, for example, clinch the division championship year after year. However, these titles can come with a grain of salt. The fact is that...

Girls’ Varsity Soccer Scores With a Great Season End

Girls’ Varsity Soccer Scores With a Great Season End

Rena Masoutis, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2018


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For the fourth year in a row, the Girls' Varsity Soccer team has proven that unity is the key to success. Although they lost in the playoffs, the team was able to capture their fourth division title in a row! This season’s captains have been on the team since their freshman year, giving the sport itse...

Mickey Callaway Throws the Mets Into Gear for 2018

Mickey Callaway Throws the Mets Into Gear for 2018

Brianna Le, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2018


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The New York Mets 2017 season was plagued with injuries and many tough losses. After serving as the manager of the New York Mets for seven years, Terry Collins has resigned and the Mets have replaced him with Cleveland Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway for the 2018 season in hopes of regaining th...

The Yankees Evil Empire

The Yankees Evil Empire

Oliver Chin, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2018


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With one negotiation, the return of an empire was complete. The 2017 New York Yankees were something of a likeable, upstart and homegrown team, which other baseball fans came to tolerate of some sorts, because of their underdog status. But on December 11, 2017, the Yankees had reeled in the big fish - Ki...

The Role of Diet and Exercise in the Co-ed Varsity Wrestling Team’s Weight Maintenance

The Role of Diet and Exercise in the Co-ed Varsity Wrestling Team’s Weight Maintenance

Lyn Kajihara, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2018


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Coming off from two consecutive city champion titles, the Bronx Science Co-ed Wrestling team was keen to keep their title for a third year in a row. However, this optimistic goal came with many obstacles, one of which is particularly difficult for the athletes to overcome: maintaining weight. In  w...

Kick Off!

Kick Off!

Sofie Levine, Staff Reporter

January 3, 2018


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While Bronx Science students are invested in their classes and academics, they also sometimes have fun. As classes at Bronx Science are underway, games at Madison Square Garden have also begun. The National Hockey League (NHL), National Football League (NFL), and National Basketball Association (NBA) ha...

Too Many Drawbacks? Aim for Archery!

Too Many Drawbacks? Aim for Archery!

Hyein Lee, Staff Reporter

December 31, 2017


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Busy chatter, hallways teeming with students, and hectic schedules describe the setting of a typical day at school. As students decide on the many sports available to participate in during the 2017-2018 fall, winter, and spring athletic seasons, a debate has begun as to whether or not archery should...

A Successful Varsity Soccer Season

A Successful Varsity Soccer Season

Pietro Topa, Staff Reporter

December 31, 2017


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As students begin to get back into the swing of things, the Bronx Science Soccer teams have already made it halfway through their seasons. With six games gone for both Boys' and Girls', the respective teams are in great positions for the end of their seasons, and are looking forward to a successful ...

Basketball is Back: Students Excited to Tip Off NBA Season

Basketball is Back: Students Excited to Tip Off NBA Season

James Snyder, Staff Reporter

December 29, 2017


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Thrilling dunks. Chase-down blocks. Corner three-pointers to beat the buzzer and crush the hopes of the opposition. Iconic moments like these are what make the NBA,“where amazing happens," wring the most emotion out of casual basketball fans. The past five months, however, have drastically changed this i...

Girls’ Varsity Tennis Team Served Up a Great Season

Girls’ Varsity Tennis Team Served Up a Great Season

Michael Ho, Staff Reporter

December 29, 2017


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It was that time of year again; days after the finale of the U.S. Open, the Girls’ Varsity Tennis season at Bronx Science was back in full swing.   At the beginning of this academic year, their goal was clear, to play tennis the best that they can and try to make it to the finals for the third ...

PSAL Takes the Ultimate Out of Ultimate Frisbee

PSAL Takes the Ultimate Out of Ultimate Frisbee

William Fisher, Staff Reporter

December 29, 2017


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There is a group of athletes at Bronx Science who have been lacking credit for their efforts. They work and practice just as hard as any other student athletes, play games against other schools, and even go to tournaments outside of New York State. Despite this, these athletes do not receive the sam...

Smashing through a Stress Free Season!

Smashing through a Stress Free Season!

Dora Cham, Staff Reporter

December 29, 2017


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The start of a new school year comes with responsibilities, hard work, and stress. For Bronx Science students, stress is inevitable. For the Bronx Science Boys' Varsity Badminton team, their sport serves as a distraction from their strenuous academic workload and gives them a way to relax. With t...

Girls’ Varsity Volleyball Team Works Past Minor Injuries

Girls’ Varsity Volleyball Team Works Past Minor Injuries

Shé Edwards, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2017


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The Bronx Science’s Girls’ Varsity Volleyball team is ready to start the season strong- and perhaps started a little stronger than they anticipated. Whether it was due to the excitement of a new season or to an unfortunate mistake, pushing hard from the jump has had both positive and negative impa...

A New Direction for Co-Ed Wrestling

A New Direction for Co-Ed Wrestling

Vivian Ma, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017


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Cheers echoed throughout the gym as last year’s Co-Ed Wrestling Team finished up their final match against Curtis High School. They ended the season undefeated with a stunning record that will be hard to top in the future: 12-0. The Division 1 PSAL Champion title was secured for the second time in...

New Season, New Coach: The Girls’ Varsity Swim Team Faces A Tough Challenge This Year

New Season, New Coach: The Girls’ Varsity Swim Team Faces A Tough Challenge This Year

Christina Pan, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017


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The start of a sports season is exciting for everyone. It’s an opportunity to learn from last season’s wins and losses and build relationships with new teammates. But it also gives way for new problems for a team. For the Girls' Varsity Swim team, their season is met with a change in leadership,...

Physical Education Smashes with a New Hit: Table Tennis

Physical Education Smashes with a New Hit: Table Tennis

Christi Kim

December 1, 2017


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If one were to walk into Room 008 on Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays during fifth period, sounds of almost weightless balls clattering onto the floor, paddles making hollow wooden noises, and students cheering would surely greet one. Here, Mr. Dahlem teaches a new Table-Tennis curriculum to a group of...

22 Pushup Challenge: Raising Awareness for Veteran Suicide

22 Pushup Challenge: Raising Awareness for Veteran Suicide

Vivian Ma, Staff Reporter

March 24, 2017


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If you’ve been on the internet at all recently, then you have seen the videos of teenagers and celebrities doing push ups with the hashtag #22Kill or #22PushupChallenge. As the name suggests, the participants of this challenge must film themselves doing twenty-two pushups every day for twenty-two days, ...

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