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Senior-filled squad propels boys hoops

Photo by Nicole Harnishfeger

KyleAndrew Irving dunks during halftime warm-ups of the boys varsity basketball team's scrimmage against Franklin Tech Saturday. The Whalers cruised to victory, winning 68-55.

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By Dean Geddes


(Dec. 11, 2014) The boys varsity basketball team is primed for success this year with experience to spare. There are 12 seniors on the 14-man squad that opens the season Wednesday with a home game against Falmouth Academy.   More

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Photo by Nicole Harnishfeger

Patrick Finlay, front, during skating drills at Nantucket Ice Monday.

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Friday, Dec. 19

Boys Basketball vs. CCA

A, 3:30 p.m.


Boys JV Basketball vs. CCA

A, 5 p.m.


Thursday, Dec. 18

Boys V Swimming 90, SJPII 32

Girls V Swimming 95, SJPII 55


Swimming and diving stocked

If there’s one thing head coach Jim Pignato preaches to the 66 members of his boys and girls varsity swimming and diving teams, it’s camaraderie. But a record-setting roster size of 66 swimmers presented some challenges to practicing what he preaches in 2014-15.


Hockey on the rebound

If you were to look back at 2013-14 season of the varsity hockey team, it might be easy to misconstrue its 3-15-2 record as a step back backward.


Girls looking to get offensive

The girls varsity basketball team will continue to rely on its lock-down defense to lead the way this season, but will also try to get more offensive this year and take a step further in the Div. 4 South sectional tournament.


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