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Athlete of the Week

Nik Smith: The Fastest Sophomore in Massachusetts

May 14, 2015 1:04pm |

Northampton Sophomore Nik Smith won both the 100 meter dash and the 200 meter dash in the 21st Annual Notre Dame Route 228 Freshman Sophomore Invitational on April 26th. Smith won the 100 meter dash with a time of 11.39 seconds and the 200 meter […]

Athlete of the Week: Lauraine Joensen

January 9, 2015 8:31am |

Although sophomore Lauraine Joenson is new to the United States, she’s anything but new to the basketball court. Joenson, who lived in Denmark up until this past summer, is the NHS girls basketball team’s high point scorer, averaging 15 points per game. She scored a […]

A Humble Runner

October 29, 2014 10:08pm |

When NHS senior Tim Foldy-Porto set the course record and won the cross country tri-meet at South Hadley last Tuesday, he credited it not only to his own strength and willpower, but to the skill and dynamic of his team as a whole. “Any of […]

Athlete of the Week: Nick Day

October 21, 2014 6:34am |

One of the captains of the Varsity football team Nick Day impresses both on and off the football field at Northampton High School. His leadership and drive to improve are appreciated by his coach, teammates, and teachers alike. Head Coach of the football team Pat […]

Athlete of the Week: Ben Hill

October 17, 2014 6:33am |

The NHS cross country team has been a powerhouse in Western Mass this season. A major contributing factor is team captain Benjamin Harvey Hill V, who won his first cross country 5K against Longmeadow on Tuesday, September 20th. Hill has been running since 7th grade […]

Athlete of the Week: Lily Glading-DiLorenzo

September 30, 2014 8:57pm |

  September 29, 2014 Athlete of the week is back, and this week the honor goes to the leading scorer on the girls’ soccer team, forward Lily Glading-Dilorenzo. Lily has scored five goals already this season, including an important one against rival, West Springfield, in […]

Athlete of the Week: Malik Renner

October 21, 2013 8:40pm |

Over his past two games, Junior Halfback Malik Renner has scored 5 touchdowns and rushed nearly 250 yards. His offensive power has helped Northampton High School’s varsity football team secure their first two wins of the 2013 season. When he was asked if he felt […]