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Jayshen Saigal 20 to play basketball at Lehigh University

Student Spotlight – Jayshen Saigal

Sydney Piccoli, March 13, 2020

Jayshen Saigal, a Senior at SHS, recently committed to Lehigh University to play Basketball. Jayshen began playing basketball when he was five and has loved the sport ever since. “When I was younger,...

On February 10, Scarsdale High School’s ski team made its way over to Hunter Mountain to attend sectionals.

SHS Ski Team Shreds Their Way to Sectionals

Sydney Piccoli February 15, 2020

On February 10, Scarsdale High School’s ski team made its way over to Hunter Mountain to attend sectionals during the school day. Out of the roughly thirty-nine students on the ski team, only eleven...

2019 NFL Season Takeaways

2019 NFL Season Takeaways

Jack Lazarus February 10, 2020

The Mahomes/Reid Dynasty Has Started   If the Super Bowl is any indication, Patrick Mahomes will be leading the Chiefs to more championships in the future. Down in every game in the playoffs,...

After 16 seasons in the NFL, Eli Manning has announced his retirement.

New York Giants Fans Wave Goodbye to a Football Legend

Sam Siegel February 3, 2020

This past week, New York Giants fans paid a heartfelt farewell to beloved franchise quarterback Eli Manning, who officially announced his long-anticipated retirement. Manning spent 16 stellar seasons...

A Cheating Scandal broke involving two MLB teams: The Astros and the Red Sox

A Complete Breakdown of the MLB Cheating Scandal

Jack Margolin and Jack Spitalny January 28, 2020

Despite the fact that it’s the off-season, baseball has been in the headlines for weeks due to the cheating scandal that cannot escape people’s minds. The Houston Astros, Boston Red Sox, and multiple...

At Levi’s and Arrowhead Stadium, the remaining four NFL teams face off Sunday for spots in Superbowl LIV.

NFL Playoffs Preview and Predictions

Jack Lazarus January 18, 2020

At Levi’s and Arrowhead Stadium, the remaining four NFL teams face off Sunday for spots in Superbowl LIV. Here are my predictions for the two matchups. AFC Championship Game  Tennessee Titans...

The Scarsdale Varsity Basketball team’s season is underway with their recent participation in two highly competitive basketball tournaments: the Scarsdale Maroon and White Tournament and the Harrison Tournament.

‘Ders Basketball Season Tips Off with Key Tournaments

Sam Siegel January 12, 2020

The Scarsdale Varsity Basketball team’s season is underway with their recent participation in two highly competitive basketball tournaments: the Scarsdale Maroon and White Tournament and the Harrison...

Kol-Ami and Westchester Reform Temple play against each other in a basketball game within the Temple Basketball League.

Synagogue Basketball League “Jew Ball” Begins

Jack Spitalny and Michael Furgang December 1, 2019

Every year in the fall, a group of temples in the Westchester area come together to make a temple basketball league, often called "Jewball." The league begins in 5th grade and goes up to senior year of...

Maroon explores how often and why student-athletes at SHS understate their sports-related injuries.

Concussion Culture

Jake Lubin November 15, 2019

The brain is the most important organ in the body. It produces and controls our memories, emotions, actions, and reactions. It enables us to think, to feel, and to understand. The brain is what makes us...

Photo Credit: Maroon Staff

Nationals with a Surprising World Series Win

Leah Breakstone November 10, 2019

Although the Astros were the overall stronger team with a record of 107-55 and strong pitching staff, while the Nationals had a record of 93-69, Anthony Rendon, Juan Soto, and Howie Kendrick somehow led...

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2019-20 NBA Season Underway

Ben Spitalny November 2, 2019

The NBA season tipped off on Tuesday night, with a night featuring a Raptors win versus the Pelicans and a Clippers win against LeBron and his Lakers.  This season is coming off of an action-packed...

The immediate controversy generated by a tweet by an NBA official in support of the pro-democracy Hong Kong protests has demonstrated the impact that international conflicts now have on American associations.

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...

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