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Friday Night Lightning

Friday Night Lightning

Tess Fuller, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 2, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

Aug 24, 2018: the crowd’s passion was as strong as the rain. The harder it poured, the more they roared. Students, parents and faculty filled the stands dressed in their best Hawaiian luau gear. It could be said that the crowd liked pina coladas and getting caught in the rain. While the fans were...

Berkeley’s Take on Williams vs Osaka

Berkeley’s Take on Williams vs Osaka

Emma Reilly, Staff Writer

October 27, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Opinion, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

It was unanimously thought that Serena Williams would take home another Grand Slam title on Sept. 8th, 2018. However, by the end of the match, the underdog achieved, tempers were lost and accusations of discrimination were thrown. Naomi Osaka won out against longtime fan favorite Serena Williams, makin...

Gallery: Fall Tailgate 2017

Gallery: Fall Tailgate 2017

Sloane Daley, Staff Writer

September 5, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

The Berkeley Armada was as spirited as ever at the 2017-2018 Tailgate event. Spectators donned facepaint, glitter and their best buccaneer colors. All athletes performed at their best under the Friday night lights. Football fans maintained energy until the end of the game, final score an outstanding 35 p...

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...