Monthly archive December, 2011
Warning: Icy Conditions- a look a girls' hockey

Warning: Icy Conditions- a look a girls’ hockey

  By Madison Rossi Assistant Features Editor Many people are aware that hockey can be an aggressive sport; but not many know how bad it can get when girls are playing. It begins with seemingly harmless teasing. But taunting leads to pushing, and things heat up. They may be rumored and stereotyped in different ways,...
Battle of sexes

Battle of sexes

  By Maggie DelVecchio Graphics Editor     The tug-of-war between men and women has been around for ages. Is one sex really stronger than the other? Is one naturally more intelligent? There are well known differences between genders, but once scientists took a deeper look, they found that some physiological differences might give one sex...
Triple Threat- Meet the girls’ varsity divers

Triple Threat- Meet the girls’ varsity divers

By Rachael Rowley Staff Writer    After a six mile run in 80 degree weather and a 20 minute ab condition, eight students take a couple of minutes to stretch. They have just completed the warm-up to their three hour practice, and it’s time to dive in.    Barrington’s girl varsity divers sophomore Tiffany Soto...