• February 7Term 3 progress reports will be released via iPass on March 9.

  • January 30Jazz Night will take place on February 27.

  • January 1February break is from February 19 to 23.

THE ALGONQUIN HARBINGER

Girls’ basketball steps up their game

Girls’ basketball steps up their game

Sarah de Carvalho, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


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With a record of 7-8, girls’ basketball works together with their team camaraderie and  determination to finish off the final stretch of the season and make it to playoffs. The team has also needed to adapt and figure out their dynamic with a fresh new team. “This season I think is very diffe...

Leonard featured on ESPN for golf ball trick shots

Leonard featured on ESPN for golf ball trick shots

Liza Armstrong, Assistant Sports Editor

February 15, 2018


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From messing around in gym class to being featured on ESPN, senior Casey Leonard uses his trick shot account (@kctrickshotz) to showcase his talent. Golfing since the age of five, his love of trick shots soon developed, but he did not become recognized until this year.   “I’ve always been...

Students start sports show

Students start sports show

Matt Madamba and Natalie Sadek

February 14, 2018


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Seniors Matt DeGregorio, Drew Courtwright, and John Polymeros recently started a sports talk show called “Unscripted” in collaboration with Northborough Cable Access TV, providing humor to the communities alongside providing an educational experience for those interested in video production. The po...

Boys’ basketball slams out stellar performance at Boston’s TD Garden

Boys’ basketball slams out stellar performance at Boston’s TD Garden

Darby Kim, Sports Editor

February 13, 2018


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Boys’ basketball was given an opportunity to play a game at TD Garden against Westford Academy and delivered a victory with a score of 71-53 on January 27. “We have a good relationship with Westford Academy, and they got an invitation to play at the Garden, so they asked us to play them,” junior c...

Ski team excels in leagues

Ski team excels in leagues

Mia McAuliffe, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

So far this winter, the ski teams have exceeded their expectations with boys placed in third and girls placed in first in their leagues.   The team practices hard to keep up their impressive record. “We pull up to Ski Ward and we all get ready in the parking lot,” senior captain Kaleigh Reynolds s...

Unified Basketball season ends strong

Unified Basketball season ends strong

Hayley Gillerin, Staff Writer

January 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The unified basketball team succeeded in growth and collaboration and achieved a record of 8-0 this season. Unified basketball is a league put on by Special Olympics that anyone can join, as players put all their effort into the game and smiles and cheers fill the room. “[My favorite part wa...

Field hockey grabs Central Massachusetts championship title

Field hockey grabs Central Massachusetts championship title

Darby Kim, Sports Editor

November 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Girls’ field hockey grasped the title of Central Massachusetts champions with a score of 1-0 on November 10 against Nashoba High School. The team moved on to the state semi-finals, but lost to Longmeadow on November 14, with a tight score of 3-2. The girls have worked towards making it far in t...

Boys’ soccer excels in team chemistry, dynamic

Boys’ soccer excels in team chemistry, dynamic

Natalie Sadek and Elissa Gorman

November 4, 2017


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After starting fresh with nearly half of the members being new to the team, boys’ soccer works together in order to keep up their impressive 7-3-1 record, as of October 16. The team lost 13 graduated players, which has forced the team to work harder in aspects such as team bonding. “Team ch...

Reyes makes strides to succeed, breaks home course record

Reyes makes strides to succeed, breaks home course record

Abbie Davison, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Junior Tess Reyes has been running since third grade and has made notable strides in her running career since then, including recently breaking Algonquin’s home course cross country record. Her elementary school physical education teacher helped Reyes find her passion for running. “I started in ...

Football tackles on prototype robotic equipment

Football tackles on prototype robotic equipment

Darby Kim and Liza Armstrong

October 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The football team was recently been given the opportunity to test out new equipment, a robotic tackling dummy pad. “It's a tackling dummy pad that is on wheels and moves around using remote control,” senior captain John Polymeros said. “We use it to tackle a moving pad rather than hitting a player...

Permatteo roller-skates to world champion title

Permatteo roller-skates to world champion title

Matt Madamba, Assitant Sports Editor

October 20, 2017


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While other people are running in circles trying to keep up with their work, junior Gabbie Permatteo is skating in circles to become a world champion. Permatteo is the current junior world champion for people 18 and under in her roller skating event, Figures. In this event, skaters trace figure circl...

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