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Cross Country Ends An Era

Cross Country Ends An Era

Catelin Lipham, Video Editor
November 11, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

  As the rest of the school sat in their B block classes early Friday morning, Berkeley’s cross country teams loaded onto a bus and set off for Tallahassee. Their next stop? The 2016 Cross Country State Championships. When they arrived at the course, they were greeted with the familiar si...

Berkeley Buccaneers Continue to Dominate in the Pool

Berkeley Buccaneers Continue to Dominate in the Pool

Emma Edmund, Web Editor
November 9, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

It’s not hard to see why other teams are afraid of Berkeley Swimming and Diving. With the boys' team securing an undefeated record and the girls' team winning District Championships, the Buccaneers are a true fighting force.     The Bucs can now add to their list of accomplishments ...

Bucs Keep Rolling

Bucs Keep Rolling

Eli Siegman, Staff Writer
November 5, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports

Last week the Berkeley Buccaneers defeated the Middleton Tigers 38-22 for Berkeley’s homecoming game. Anyone who attended the game could feel the intensity in the air as they stood in packed stands. This game was even more special for the seniors — it was their senior night and their last game in th...

Berkeley Bucs Win Again

Berkeley Bucs Win Again

Nina Pastore, Staff Writer
October 20, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports

The Varsity Football Team won a game 42-24 on Oct. 14, 2016 against Lake Highland Prep, a district foe. Winning this game was crucial for the Bucs to get into the playoffs for Varsity Football.

Just Keep Swimming… to College

Just Keep Swimming… to College

Emma Edmund, Web Editor
October 20, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports

When the scoreboard is off and no other people are in the pool except for your teammates, things can get rough as you try to complete one of Coach Kevin Rosepapa’s practices. Luckily for the Berkeley Swim and Dive team, the seniors this year showed themselves as leaders and helped every swimmer...

Buccaneer Football Strikes the Right Balance

Buccaneer Football Strikes the Right Balance

Eli Siegman, Staff Writer
October 6, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports

The Buccaneer football team has started the year strong. Davis Koetter has run the offense with a steady hand, protected by a stout offensive line anchored by Nick Petit-Frere. The Bucs have also capitalized on the explosiveness and versatility of running back Gordon Stetson. Stetson has not only delivered ...

Tough Luck for Berkeley Bucs on Homecoming Game Night

Chloe Davis, Staff Writer
November 23, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports

It was a tough game for Berkeley’s varsity football team on Homecoming night against the Steinbrenner High School (SHS) football team. Despite numerous efforts by dedicated and impressive players including free safety, Addison Grams ’16, quarterback, Davis Koetter ’17 and wide receiver, Jacob Mathis '16, the Bucs were no match against Steinbrenner, losing 35-42, with only two touchdowns away f...

Bucs Prevail at Cross Country Districts

Bucs Prevail at Cross Country Districts

Samantha Tun, Staff Writer
October 27, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports

     On Thursday, October 22, the boys’ and girls’ varsity cross country teams competed in districts and achieved resounding successes. The varsity girls’ cross country team, consisting of Caroline Brown’16, Katie Freedy ’16, Maggie Grundy ’16, Grace Searle ’16, Christiana Till ’2...

Volleyball Team Celebrates at Senior Night

Volleyball Team Celebrates at Senior Night

Katie Freedy, Staff Writer
October 19, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports

     On Thursday, October 9, the volleyball team celebrated senior night with a moving ceremony and exciting game against the Shorecrest Chargers. The night was kicked off by a touching presentation about the team’s three seniors: number 5, Dallas Adams, number 6, Morgan Reyes and number 7, Madi...

Berkeley Buccaneers Prevail in 42-0 Victory at Tailgate

Berkeley Buccaneers Prevail in 42-0 Victory at Tailgate

Chloe Davis, Staff Writer
September 22, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports

Congratulations to Berkeley’s varsity football team for playing their hearts out at tailgate.  In an epic battle against the Miami Community Charter (MCC) football team , the Berkeley Buccaneers led a clean sweep with a 42-0 victory on Friday night. With players like  running back, Jakob Hines, ...

Berkeley Swim and Dive at Bolles

Berkeley Swim and Dive at Bolles

Nicole Stevens, Arts Editor
October 1, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports

On Friday September 19, the Berkeley Swim and Dive team travelled four hours to Jacksonville to compete against the Bolles School. Bolles attracts athletes from around the world for their sports teams, resulting in the best swim team in the state, and has won several national championships; it was an...