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E-sports Intro

E-sports Intro
September 20, 2020

Sports. Defined as activities involving physical or mental exertion or skill in which an individual or team competes against another or others for entertainment. Organized sport has been around for over...

Reaching for the long shot

Matt Brady signs to UConn.
Senior Matt Brady signs to UConn, a division one school for throwing shot put.
December 9, 2016

Over the course of growing up, people often hear that hard work pays off in the long run. For a senior at Biddeford High School, the hard work on the field definitely payed off in a large way. Senior...

Scoring into college

Scoring into college
Students find their path to college through their athletic talent and determination.
October 3, 2016

Some students play sports to pass time through their high school career. However, some students play sports because it’s their passion, pursuing their athletic dreams in a college setting. Many people...

Stay hungry, stay humble

Stay hungry, stay humble
Biddeford High graduate makes it to the big leagues after years of hard work and determination.
May 25, 2016

“Anton Stralman tries to keep this play alive, but look at the support from Brian Dumoulin, who wins the footrace on Brian Boyle. Second chance opportunity, and the Penguins lead one to nothing.” At...

Winning begins when nobody’s watching

Winning begins when nobody's watching
Travel sports have their place within high school athletics, yet playing for the orange and black is once in a life-time.
April 11, 2016

The American Athletic Union (AAU) and dozens of other leagues host youth competitors and have them square up against the nation’s highest competition. Some high school athletes choose these travel athletics...

BHS track teams to host home meets

Starting Blocks at Vacant Starting Line Before Event
BHS Track & Field teams will host home meets after receiving many new pieces of equipment and renovations.
March 22, 2016

After two seasons without a home meet, BHS Track & Field will host three home meets because of $10,000 in new equipment and renovations for the 2016 season. For two years in a row, the BHS outdoor...

Decisions, decisions

Decisions, decisions
Administration describes how they make decisions best for BHS and it’s student athletes.
March 6, 2016

A job in school administration is stressful and demanding, waking up earlier than the sun and tying a tie that doesn’t come off until 11 o’clock on some nights is a lifestyle some people would take...

Moody wins Gatorade player of the year award

Moody wins Gatorade player of the year award
After getting nominated as a junior and not winning, Jocelyn Moody comes back her senior year, to win the award she always hoped for.
January 29, 2016

Established in 1985, the Gatorade Player of the Year award focuses on high school athletes’ academic and athletic performances, as well as their honorable characters. Senior Jocelyn Moody won...

Student takes on a different kind of sport

Student takes on a different kind of sport
One BHS students takes up rock climbing as a competitive sport.
December 9, 2015

It’s no secret that sports are popular at Biddeford High School, however, one student in particular takes on a whole new perspective in his athletic life. Taking up rock-climbing, junior Conlon Kane...

BHS peaks interest in hiking

BHS peaks interest in hiking
Students and staff find new adventures through hiking in Maine.
November 10, 2015

Madeline Goulet climbed on her hands and feet among the steep rocks for a at least a mile, not looking around at the scenery, just focusing because one wrong move and she could be done for; at last she...

Athlete Of The Week- Trevor Jordan

Athlete Of The Week- Trevor Jordan
October 28, 2015

What made you decide to do XC in high school? "I decided to do cross country because I started to run on my own time during the summer of my sophomore year and I decided that I enjoyed. So I joined...

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