Posts Tagged ‘ Logan ’

Logan’s Take: Donald Sterling

Logan Hennessey Sports Writer   (May 15, 2014)  What has been an extraordinary playoffs so far for the National Basketball Association has quickly been overshadowed by the racist remarks of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. In late April, TMZ,…

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Logan’s Take: Athletes’ salaries

Logan Hennessey Sports Writer   (April 28, 2014)  The debate as to whether college athletes should be paid to play, or whether they should play for the love of the sport and a scholarship is monumental. On March 28, the…

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Island skaters shine, but declining participation cuts synchro team

Island skaters shine, but declining participation cuts synchro team

Logan Hennessey Sports Writer   (April 28, 2014)  The Nantucket Skating Club will be much different this year, due in large part to the absence of a synchronized skating team. As in previous years, there have been two teams, a…

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Logan’s Take: Michael Sam, football’s newest hero

Logan Hennessy Sports Writer   (March 27, 2014)  It was truly a watershed moment, not just in football, but for society as a whole. Former University of Missouri football player Michael Sam, through an interview with ESPN reporter Chris Connelly…

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Young varsity hockey team hindered by player injuries

Young varsity hockey team hindered by player injuries

By Logan Hennessy Contributing Writer (Feb. 13, 2014)  A losing record was not the start that the Whaler’s hockey team envisioned at the beginning of the season. With only one win (1-12-1) through 14 games this season, the Whalers are…

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Logan’s Take: Superbowl and Olympics

By Logan Hennessey Veritas Sports Writer (February 13, 2014) This February has been an action-packed month of sports. Both the Super Bowl and the Sochi Winter Olympics happened less than a week apart from each other. Since I couldn’t decide which…

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Nantucket loses annual Island Cup game to Martha’s Vineyard

Nantucket loses annual Island Cup game to Martha’s Vineyard

By Logan Hennessy Contributing Writer   (Dec. 19, 2013)  A lackluster day for the Whalers led to another defeat at the hands of their archrivals, Martha’s Vineyard in the annual Island Cup game late last month. Early turnovers doomed the…

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Individual golfer makes states, Daly wins Dasilva Cup

Logan Hennessey Contributing Writer (Nov. 15, 2013)  The Nantucket Whalers golf team finished the season strong, capping their season off with great individual performances. The Whalers were coming off a season in which they competed in the Sectionals. However, they…

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The 2013 World Series Champs Boston Red Sox: truly a team for the ages

Logan Hennessey Contributing Writer   (Nov. 15, 2013)  What a difference a year makes! From the deepest depths of despair to the highest points of ecstasy, the Red Sox transformed their team from a selfish, egocentric team to one team…

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Hudak to lead new running club

By Logan Hennessey Contributing Writer   (Oct. 3, 2013)  New to Nantucket High School this year is a running club that seeks to be the first stepping stone in laying down a foundation for a future cross country team. The…

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