THE ALGONQUIN HARBINGER

Freshman rises as star player of boys’ basketball

Freshman rises as star player of boys’ basketball

Grace Campbell, Staff Writer

March 8, 2019

Boys’ basketball’s standout freshman Alex Karaban has made a notable impact on the team this season. As a starting player in every game, Karaban has become a leading scorer this season averaging about 10 points per game. Standing at 6’7", he frequently makes significant three-point shots or will b...

Running for a cause: Mulcahy trains for Boston Marathon, raising money for cancer research

Running for a cause: Mulcahy trains for Boston Marathon, raising money for cancer research

Lizzy Rice, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019

Running had always been a way for guidance counselor Kate Mulcahy to keep in shape, but now she runs with a new purpose. Mulcahy is training to run in the Boston Marathon to raise money for cancer research. Mulcahy is passionate about the cause she’s running for because cancer has affected her an...

Indoor track teams run away with successful season

Indoor track teams run away with successful season

Darby Kim, Sports Editor

March 4, 2019

Both girls’ and boys’ indoor track teams had a successful run, both ending the season with a record of 3-1-0. Senior captain Tess Reyes finished 8th at States, with her time of 11:08.81 qualifying her for New Englands where she finished 7th and broke her own school record for the two mile with ...

Girls’ hockey blows-out Ursuline Academy in first round of playoffs

Girls’ hockey blows-out Ursuline Academy in first round of playoffs

Connor Lawless, Photo Edior

February 28, 2019

Calling the T-Hawks girls’ hockey team’s first round playoff game against Ursuline Academy electric would be selling it short. The fast-paced game was a masterclass performance from the T-Hawks as they went on to win 7-1, showing that they have what it takes to dominate throughout the postseason...

Gymnastics celebrates seniors after nearly undefeated season

Gymnastics celebrates seniors after nearly undefeated season

Aaliyah Yan, Assistant Opinion Editor

February 23, 2019

The gymnastics team celebrated senior night after a 142.55-136.2 win against Medway Holliston Millis (MHM) on Wednesday, January 30, adding another victory to their almost undefeated season. The team’s current record is 10-1. The scoring is determined by the top four scores out of the six gi...

Boys’ basketball secures blowout win against Shrewsbury

Boys’ basketball secures blowout win against Shrewsbury

Andrew Roberts, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019

Boys’ basketball got revenge on the Shrewsbury Colonials with a 80-52 win at home on February 8, after losing a previous game in Shrewsbury 61-59 on January 15. The T-Hawks were winning  39-32 at halftime, and they increased their early lead with a dominant second half. Senior captain Brian Du...

Super Bowl LIII commentary: a nail-biting game despite low score

Super Bowl LIII commentary: a nail-biting game despite low score

Karthik Yalala, Staff Writers

February 11, 2019

  What a surprise, Boston has won another championship with the Patriots’ sixth Super Bowl win against the Los Angeles Rams. Aren’t we spoiled? Maybe, but it sure feels good. With both offenses loaded with talent, many predicted that this would be a high scoring game. However, I...

Ski team thrives off teamwork at third race of the season

Ski team thrives off teamwork at third race of the season

Darby Kim, Sports Editor

February 2, 2019

The boys’ and girls’ skiing teams competed in their third race of the season against Millis, Wachusett, St. John’s, Hopkinton, Shrewsbury, King Philip, Nipmuc, Medway and Ashland-Medfield at Ski Ward on Thursday, January 19. The girls had a successful race placing first with a score of 955 points; ...

Swim teams enter leagues undefeated

Swim teams enter leagues undefeated

Darby Kim, Sports Editor

January 31, 2019

The boys’ and girls’ swim teams had stellar seasons, each team ending their regular season with undefeated titles and records of 12-0-0. According to senior captains Kate Beland and Tara McGillicuddy, the success of the team had a lot to do with its versatility. “The team really benefits ...

Boys’ basketball wins against previously undefeated Knights

Boys’ basketball wins against previously undefeated Knights

Andrew Roberts, Staff Writer

January 23, 2019

Boys’ basketball took down the undefeated Catholic Memorial Knights 77-64 on January 17. Over Christmas break, the T-Hawks lost on the road against Catholic Memorial by 7 points, but they came back ready to defend their home court.  Algonquin took control of the game with 17 unanswered points ...

Girls’, boys’ swim remain unstoppable at Wachusett

Girls’, boys’ swim remain unstoppable at Wachusett

Liza Armstrong, Sports Editor

January 20, 2019

Despite absences and a close start, both the boys’ and girls’ swim teams pulled off wins against Wachusett on January 18.  The boys’ and girls’ teams secured a 95-66 finish and a 95-73 finish respectively. As a result, both teams look to maintain their undefeated 11-0 season, which is the...

Girls’, boys’ basketball take on TD Garden at Good Sports Invitational

Girls’, boys’ basketball take on TD Garden at Good Sports Invitational

Liza Armstrong, Sports Editor

January 19, 2019

With a second left on the shot clock, senior captain Nick Redden inbounds the ball to freshman Alex Karaban for an easy basket, securing the boys’ basketball team’s win over Belmont 84-79 on January 6 at TD Garden. The girls’ basketball team kept it close until the very end with a 63-47 loss to ...

The official student news site of Algonquin Regional High School in Northborough, MA
Sports