Sports Scoreboard: September 29 – October 4

Sports Scoreboard: September 29 – October 4

September 28, 2014 •
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The boys cross-country team has been steadily improving this season and were at full strength for the first time this years heading into the 3rd Harry Geraghty Invitationalon Saturday at Rockville High School.... Read more »

Boys Soccer

Boys Soccer

Nikki Kerr, Harbinger Sports Editor
September 23, 2014 •
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     The boys soccer team kicked off their season Tuesday, Sept. 9,  facing the Tolland Eagles. Senior captain Andrew Hurd gave the boys their single goal with a buzzer beater which put them up 1-0 at halftime. Although MHS fought hard, Tolland still managed to score three goals in the second... Read more »

MHS Starts Strong But Loses to Southington

MHS Starts Strong But Loses to Southington

September 22, 2014 •
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MHS gave the top-ranked team in the state an early scare on Friday night, but eventually lost to Southington 56-15 before a big crowd at Memorial Field. Quarterback Edison Galan and running back D.J. Evans played well and Jamie Vega scored on an 80-yard punt return for MHS, which led 12-7... Read more »

Sports Scoreboard: September 22 -27

Sports Scoreboard: September 22 -27

September 21, 2014 •
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Week three features home soccer games on Tuesday (Girls, vs. Windsor) and Friday (Boys, vs. Glastonbury) while the Varsity Football team seeks its first victory of the year on the road vs. New Britain at Veteran's Stadium on Friday night.On... Read more »

Sports Scoreboard: September 15-20

Sports Scoreboard: September 15-20

September 19, 2014 •
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 The MHS football team took a 12-7 lead early against highly touted Southington, but in the end the Indians lost 56-15 in their home opener Friday night.In other action the boys soccer... Read more »

Boys Cross Country

Boys Cross Country

Julia Pardi, Harbinger Staff
September 19, 2014 •
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         The Manchester High boys cross country team has had an impressive start to the season. Some top runners this season include Joe Ruggiero, Jakob Lopez, Brian Coyne, Thomas Kropp, Tyler Adorno, Joey Pearl, and Ryan Adams.     Senior captain Ryan Adams thinks the team’s... Read more »

Girls Cross Country

Girls Cross Country

Jane Nolan, Harbinger Staff
September 19, 2014 •
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     Even though they had a close loss to South Windsor in their first meet on Tuesday, Sept. 9, the Manchester High girls cross country team is looking strong for their fall season. Head coach Dani Kennedy is optimistic about the season.     “I believe we will do better than last season,”... Read more »

Diving In

Diving In

Jenna Leon, Harbinger Staff
September 18, 2014 •
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     The Manchester High girls swim team is ready to dive back into the season with both the team members and coaches looking forward to starting it with a splash.     Coach Mel Seuibold said they are hoping that, “more girls make state cut of time … we would like to see new girls... Read more »

Soccer 1-1-1

Soccer 1-1-1

Andrew Hurd, Harbinger Staff - Sports Editor
September 17, 2014 •
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      The girls soccer team is going to have to work very hard this year if they want to have a positive season. With many of their powerhouses graduating, such as Dylan Burns, Anna Manser and Ashley Feshler, head varsity coach, John Cohn, is looking for new leaders to step up. Fortunately, he... Read more »

Positive Outlook On Volleyball Season

Positive Outlook On Volleyball Season

Katyland Facas and Morgan Smith, Harbinger Staff
September 16, 2014 •
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      From coaches to players to spectators, everyone is excited for the volleyball season.      Last year, the Manchester High’s volleyball team went 3-13. However, with a team full of seniors and returning starters, coach Lindsay Skaret has high... Read more »