Monthly Archives: November 2014

Colleges recruit NHS student athletes to compete in 2015

Colleges recruit NHS student athletes to compete in 2015

Claire MacKay Features Editor (November 13, 2014) The transition from playing high school sports to the collegiate level is one most athletes do not get to make. For Nantucket High School seniors James Aloisi, Ben Zieff, and Olivia Slade this…

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Alex Clark, NHS graduate, excited to travel the world

Claire MacKay Features Editor (November 13, 2014) Alex Clark, an alumnus of Nantucket High School, is now working at NHS in the English Language Learner department as a teaching assistant. However, he will soon be vacating his position and traveling…

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Boys varsity soccer advances

Stefan Silverio Finance Director (November 13, 2014) The boys varsity soccer team advanced into the divisional semi-finals after an exciting last minute 2-1 victory over Westport last Wednesday. After the first half, the score remained deadlocked at 0-0, despite Nantucket’s…

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Volleyball team forms at NHS

Stefan Silverio Finance Director (November 13, 2014) A new sports team has emerged at Nantucket High School. As of this fall, NHS teacher Andrew Viselli has formed a girls volleyball team and hopes to increase the number of sports available…

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Field hockey advances in playoffs but falls to top seed

Field hockey advances in playoffs but falls to top seed

Grace Mulcahy Contributing Writer (November 13, 2014) After a tie with the Vineyard energized the team, Nantucket High School’s field hockey team went on to beat Sturgis East 4-1 on their field. Two days later, Nantucket played Barnstable High School…

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Michael’s Movies: College Edition, Maze Runner

Michael Allen he does art school…well? (November 13, 2014)  Look at me, I’m doing the funny thing again, but this time from a place of “higher learning”. Might as well stop reading now, my vocabulary and terminology are probably far…

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Athlete of the Month: football star Fervon Phillips

Athlete of the Month: football star Fervon Phillips

Nate Goss Editor-in-Chief  (November 13, 2014) Senior captain Fervon Phillips has emerged as the Whalers’ star fullback in their first eight games. He has rushed for over 600 yards on 70 carries and has scored five touchdowns. Phillips has averaged…

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Sophie’s Food Review: Chipotle

Sophie’s Food Review: Chipotle

Sophie Davies Editor-in-Chief (November 13, 2014) Now, I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking I’ve been converted into one of the many, many, basic girls who have become obsessed with Chipotle. The kind of girl who makes photos of her…

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Where is Adam Parker now?

Adam Parker Former Entertainment Editor (November 13, 2014) I thought, like I’m sure many other terrible people do, that I would magically transform into a good student overnight once I entered college. Needless to say that didn’t happen. Towards the…

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Current Events Opinion: Ebola

Virginia Bullington Photo Editor (November 13, 2014)  A few weeks ago in the Inquirer and Mirror I saw a piece about Ebola. I was disappointed to find that more islanders found this disease to be a bigger, more immediate threat…

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