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Lady Tigers softball season ends with strong play from freshmen

Lady Tigers softball season ends with strong play from freshmen

Maria Gagnon, Staff Writer

June 13, 2019

Freshmen teammates spent their first softball varsity playoff win together. The game was held on June 4th at Doran Field against Portland High School. Biddeford won 4-2 and is off to another playoff game against Noble. “We all believed in each other, we knew we could do it and we wanted to put up a ...

Waterhouse Field hosts collegiate soccer game

Waterhouse Field hosts collegiate soccer game

Maria Gagnon, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019

Waterhouse Field is becoming more than just a football field, and it’s captured the attention of coaches and sports teams around New England. On April 27, soccer teams from Boston University and the University of Maine held a spring soccer game. Waterhouse Field was a perfect option to host the ga...

Seniors sign college commitment letters to continue their athletics at the next level

Seniors sign college commitment letters to continue their athletics at the next level

Grace Laverriere, Senior Editor

May 1, 2019

On Wednesday, April 24, two seniors signed commitment letters to play sports at the collegiate level. Seniors Taylor Wildes and Sam Mills attended a signing ceremony in the Little Theater to celebrate their pledge to play in college and their high achievement as athletes. Wildes signed a National Lette...

Senior indoor track athletes find success in the fast lane

Senior indoor track athletes find success in the fast lane

Madison Arnold, Junior Editor

March 27, 2019

They prepared, they competed, they achieved success. Seniors Mariah Whitmore and Sam Mills used their States experience to propel themselves forward in their athletic careers. Unlike other sports, track is individualized. Two Biddeford seniors found their own victory at the Maine Indoor Tracks S...

BHS Cheering team brings home the gold

BHS Cheering team brings home the gold

Alexis Thompson, Staff Writer

March 8, 2019

The Biddeford High School Tiger cheerleaders continue to push through and head to their last competition, New Englands, after winning at the Regional and State competitions in January. Biddeford Tiger Cheerleaders brought home the golds from the the Regional and State competitions, both held at t...

New head coach led indoor track team into a family of determined athletes

New head coach led indoor track team into a family of determined athletes

Jacob Pinkham, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019

This season, the indoor track team was pushed to their limits and grew closer together. The new head coach, Chris Quint, drove the indoor track team athletes to go beyond their potential. After Coach Ouellette retired to assistant coach, Coach Quint took his place. Now, many athletes feel they’ve b...

Senior wrestler struggles to get back to the sport he loves due to injury

Senior wrestler struggles to get back to the sport he loves due to injury

Grace Laverriere, Editor

January 28, 2019

The universal truth that hard work leads to success is something that holds true for senior wrestler Peyton Bissonnette. In Bissonnette’s first year of high school, he tried something new: joining the wrestling team. He said that he heard from one of his friends that the team needed someone in ...

Field hockey team’s special bond carries them to a state championship

Field hockey team’s special bond carries them to a state championship

Grace Laverriere, Editor

November 9, 2018

The final buzzer blared across the field to announce the Biddeford Tiger field hockey as the Maine Class A State Champions. This past Saturday, the field hockey team became the first field hockey team to win a state title since 1990 with a 4-3 win over the Skowhegan Indians. For the girls on t...

A glimpse into Biddeford’s community through sports

A glimpse into Biddeford’s community through sports

Grace Laverriere, Editor

November 7, 2018

Crowds roaring. Plays shouting. Sweat dripping. The feeling of playing a game on the iconic Waterhouse Field is one like no other. Biddeford’s newly renovated Waterhouse Field houses a whole new atmosphere. The field, a landmark to the community’s hardworking nature, hosts much more than sports g...

Spring Sports in the Winter Weather

Asha Tompkins and Samantha Ruth

May 1, 2018

From Worst to First

From Worst to First

Tiffany Curro, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

From worst to first, the boy’s basketball team turns a new leaf this season. This year, the boy's basketball team made history as they as they played in their first playoff game in over five years. For senior captain Patrick Pear, this was his first time playing in one. “We have not made it int...

Students find their passion right off the “bat-on”

Students find their passion right off the “bat-on”

Michael Tenney, Staff Writer

January 16, 2017

The twirlers grab their batons, standing in the center of an empty studio facing their coaches, ready to perfect their routines they’ve practiced for weeks. Many of the students within the studio, a group called Saco Jets, come from a variety of schools all over southern Maine to practice in the...

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