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Pro-Democracy Tweet from NBA General Manager Invokes Outrage in China

Pro-Democracy Tweet from NBA General Manager Invokes Outrage in China

Lilac Lin

October 21, 2019

Although many social media posts cause backlashes, few can initiate international controversies. On October 4, the Houston Rockets’ General Manager Daryl Morey released a tweet that dramatically changed the National Basketball Association (NBA)’s relations with China. Since deleted, the tweet was a ...

New York Rangers Off to a Hot Start

New York Rangers Off to a Hot Start

Josh Bock

October 16, 2019

The New York Rangers have just embarked on a long journey in which success is not guaranteed, but progress is expected. After a disappointing few seasons, the Rangers’ leadership including General Manager Jeff Gorton decided to hit the reset button, trading away several important pieces including team...

The Uncertain Future of Scarsdale’s Tackle Football Program

The Uncertain Future of Scarsdale’s Tackle Football Program

Jake Lubin

October 11, 2019

In modern American towns, it’s difficult to go an entire day without hearing talk of tackle football. The beloved American pastime has evolved into an entire culture that is easy to find in Scarsdale. From competitive and entertaining fantasy leagues between groups of friends to intense junior varsi...

Antonio Brown’s Controversial Season

Antonio Brown’s Controversial Season

Ryan Seibold

October 3, 2019

The spotlight was on the National Football League (NFL) wide receiver Antonio Brown this past offseason. First, Brown signed a contract with the Oakland Raiders after playing his first nine years on the Pittsburgh Steelers. He then threatened to retire after his personal helmet was not approved by the ...

Ders Fút Makes a Statement with Two Key Wins

Ders Fút Makes a Statement with Two Key Wins

Sam Siegel

September 25, 2019

Prior to Scarsdale’s Boys’ Varsity Soccer team’s matchups against rivals White Plains and Horace Greeley, they had a losing record of 1-3-1. The Raiders were motivated to pick up these two crucial wins in order to avoid the slow start they had last year. The team also had to make up the loss of...

US Open Finals

US Open Finals

Lilac Lin

September 18, 2019

WOMEN’S US OPEN FINAL   Serena Williams, the winner of 23 grand slam singles titles, and her achievements invoke both respect and, for many opponents, fear. Beginning her professional career in tennis at just 14-years-old, Williams has revolutionized women’s tennis and inspired young gi...

SHS Alumna Makes NBA History

SHS Alumna Makes NBA History

Katya Drohan

June 27, 2019

The Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA recently announced that they hired SHS alumnus Lindsay Gottlieb as one of their assistant coaches for the upcoming 2019-2020 season. Growing up in Scarsdale, Gottlieb started playing organized basketball when she was in the 4th grade and fell in love with the game ...

Blues Team Win!

Blues Team Win!

Josh Bock

June 27, 2019

The St. Louis Blues won their first Stanley Cup in franchise history and completed an unexpected, historic Cinderella story on June 12th. One interesting statistical rule in the NHL is that any team who is four points out of a playoff spot in November already has a dwindling chance of making the ...

The Aces Of This Season: Raiders Sweep Golf States

The Aces Of This Season: Raiders Sweep Golf States

Lauren Zou

June 24, 2019

This season, the boys and girls SHS golf teams both managed to clutch the state championship win for the Raiders. Through hard work and perseverance, both teams beat local school teams in the Section One tournament and scored the overall high score during the state championship. Both teams were undefeated in t...

Liverpool Takes the Trophy in the Champions League Final

Liverpool Takes the Trophy in the Champions League Final

Sam Siegel

June 19, 2019

Two English teams recently faced off in the 64th UEFA Champions League final: Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool Football Club. Liverpool was looking for a victory in the Champions League, as they fell one point short of clinching the English Premier League Title. Manchester City narrowly escaped Liverpool...

SHS Boys Tennis Wins State Doubles Championship

SHS Boys Tennis Wins State Doubles Championship

Katya Drohan

June 17, 2019

On Saturday, June 1, the Scarsdale Varsity Boys Tennis team, led by Coach Jennifer Roane, won the Section 1 doubles championship. SHS freshman Jason Shuler '22 and SHS junior Nikolay Sahakyan '20 made up the Scarsdale winning doubles team. Shuler and Sahakyan won the final 6-3, 6-7, 6-4, pushing the Raid...

Exploring the Hidden World of the Sports Industry

Exploring the Hidden World of the Sports Industry

Sam Siegel

June 13, 2019

Are you interested in following professional sports organizations and statistics? If so, the newly established Sports Media Club might be just right for you. The Sports Media Club was founded by several sports aficionados—Alex Weinberg ’21, Zaki Jivraj ’21, Matthew Ostow ’21, Ben Koch ’21, an...

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