The student newspaper of Strath Haven High School. The Panther Press is first and foremost a reflection of the opinions and interests of the student body. For this reason, we do not publish any anonymous or teacher-written submissions, and we do not discriminate against any ideology or political opinion. While we are bound by school policy (and funding), we will not render any article neutral, although individual points may be edited for obscene or inflammatory content. Finally, the articles published in the Panther Press do not necessarily reflect the views of the editors or advisors.

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  • Varsity Arts Ceremony on 4/21

Brendon Riccardi, '17, Staff Writer
September 16, 2016
Filed under Sports

After finishing the 2015 season with a 2-9 record (1-7 in Central League) the Strath Haven Football team is out to prove that they are a much more improved team this year and can take some steps forward from last year’s struggles. The key for the Panthers this season is to stay healthy. They lost l...

Girls Just Wanna Run

Maddie Forbes, '17, Staff Writer
September 16, 2016
Filed under Sports

Cross Country season is here once again, which means endless days of long runs, hill workouts, intervals, and more. Many people question the sport, because who would want to run so fast for so long? In reality though, cross country is really quite a likeable sport. The program at Strath Haven is spe...

Strath Haven Welcomes a New Athletic Director

Carter Krouse '18, Editor
September 16, 2016
Filed under Sports

Last year Strath Haven had to say goodbye to a long time friend and mentor, athletic director Chip Carroll.  With the departure of Mr. Carroll, Strath Haven welcomes a familiar face to a new role.  Longtime history and economics teacher Mr. Patrick Keaveney will be taking over as the new Athletics Direc...

Strath Haven Men’s Soccer Preview

Justin Snyder '17, Staff Writer
September 16, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Strath Haven Men’s Soccer team has been working hard through the grind that is preseason, attempting to build on last year’s disappointing first round playoff exit. The team is boosted by the return of crafty senior Joseph Shiiba, who will play a pivotal role in the Panthers attack after sitting ...

Swimmer’s Insider

Ryan Sheehan, Staff Writer
February 9, 2016
Filed under Sports

The 2015-2016 swimming season is coming to a close, but Strath Haven’s swimmers are still in high spirits after both of the girls and boys swim team’s fantastic seasons. The girls swim team finished this year with one of their best records in recent history. However, our swimmers aren't done yet se...

HYDRAULIC HAVENITES

HYDRAULIC HAVENITES

Ethan Starr and Sam Petrovitch, Staff Writers, '16
December 14, 2015
Filed under Sports

Many will know the women’s swim team to be a dominant force in Haven athletics. Others may not have known the women’s swim team to be a dominant force in Haven athletics. Before 8:11 PM on December 10, I belonged to the latter category. That was before I received a Facebook message from Liz Olszewski...

OBSCURE SPORT: JUGGLING

Ethan Starr, Staff Writer, '16
December 14, 2015
Filed under Sports

I know, cheap. It’s only technically a sport, and it’s not particularly obscure, but when you combine the two, you get a dynamic that works. In the past of this section, we’ve seen Tchoukball, chess boxing, toe wrestling, Quidditch, bike polo, and numerous other sports that are everything from...

The Life of a FANTASY FOOTBALL FANATIC

Carter Krouse, Editor, '17
December 14, 2015
Filed under Sports

It is that time of year. Millions of sports fans spend around $11 billion to participate in one of American’s most popular pastimes – Fantasy Football. But what are all of these people doing? In order to create a Fantasy Football League, you need to follow a few steps.  First, you must build...

Haven Football in Noticeable Decline

Colin Waitzman '15
October 28, 2014
Filed under Haven Happenings, Sports

Since 2011, the number of players on the Strath Haven football team has gone down at an ever-increasing rate. In 2011, eighty-eight students, including freshmen suited up while this year only sixty players are on the sideline. What could be the reason for such a decline in numbers? While the reason may...

College Football Frontrunners

Jason Marmorstein ‘17 & Justin Hellman ‘17
October 28, 2014
Filed under Sports

There are many good college football teams this year, but there are few that are great. Those that are great are because of their prolific offensive attacks, and some shine in their defensive prowess. Going into the week, the top five ranked teams in order were Florida State, Oregon, Alabama, Oklahoma,...

Ice Hockey Preview

Sean Volz '16
October 28, 2014
Filed under Sports

Unlike the junior parking lot and unicorns, Strath Haven Varsity Men’s Ice Hockey IS a real thing. It exists. It’s technically a club sport, but with Friday night games starting right after football (and band) end, you all have a new first priority on Friday nights. Either way, this year you are...

Haven Field Hockey

Zoe H Fischer '15
October 28, 2014
Filed under Sports

The field hockey team, lead by Kathryn Corey, Holly Smith and Bridget and Katie Sherry, has had a good season so far. Out of the thirteen games they have played this season, they have only lost five , of which only two losses were in the Central League. From preseason in mid-August untill now they have...

The student newspaper of Strath Haven High School. The Panther Press is first and foremost a reflection of the opinions and interests of the student body. For this reason, we do not publish any anonymous or teacher-written submissions, and we do not discriminate against any ideology or political opinion. While we are bound by school policy (and funding), we will not render any article neutral, although individual points may be edited for obscene or inflammatory content. Finally, the articles published in the Panther Press do not necessarily reflect the views of the editors or advisors.
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