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Improving to 8-8 after 2-Win Season in 2012-13 Stuart Hoops Looking Forward to Bright Future

While the Stuart Country Day School basketball team fell 41-26 to Pennington in the state Prep B quarterfinals, Dana Leary saw her squad’s effort as emblematic of its progress this…

Despite a Frustrating 6-15 Campaign, PHS Boys’ Hoops Maintained Intensit

While Princeton High boys’ basketball coach Mark Shelley emphasizes sharing the ball, he acknowledged that his squad could have used a go-to scoring threat this winter. In posting a final…

PDS Boys’ Hoops Ends Winter on a High Note, Tops PHS in Finale, Working Hard to Final Buzzer

Having culminated the last two seasons by advancing to the state Prep B title game, the Princeton Day School boys’ basketball team wasn’t looking to end this winter by playing…

With Youthful Squad Learning Valuable Lessons, PDS Girls’ Basketball Excited About Its Future

As Kamau Bailey took the helm of the Princeton Day School girls’ basketball team this winter, he faced a big challenge. With a roster comprised entirely of freshmen and sophomores…

Hun Boys’ Basketball Showed Growth But Frustrated by Several Near Misses

  For the Hun School boys’ basketball team, its loss to the Hill School (Pa.) in the Mid-Atlantic Prep League (MAPL) semis mirrored its up-and-down campaign. “We had some good…

Hun Girls’ Hoops Battled Through Adversity, Views 10-11 Record as Successful Campaign

Bill Holup was brimming with optimism about his Hun School girls’ basketball team as he looked ahead to the winter. “Going into the season I was expecting some big things,”…

Rising to the Occasion in State Tournament, PHS Boys’ Hockey Nearly Makes Quarters

Coming into the Public B state tournament, the Princeton High boys’ hockey team brought a chip on its shoulder. “When the seedings came out and we were No. 21 we…

PHS Girls’ Hoops Ends Season on a High Note, Topping Lawrence in MCT Consolation Contest

For Dan Van Hise, seeing his Princeton High girls’ basketball team defeat Lawrence High 35-24 in its season finale was a case of better late than never. “They finally played…

Hun Boys’ Hockey Achieves Title Double, Adding IHL Crown to MCT Championship

When the Hun School boys’ hockey team found itself tied 3-3 with Academy of New Church (Pa.) after two periods in the Independence Hockey League (IHL) title game last week,…

PHS Boys’ Swimming Edged in Public B Final But Goes Down Fighting Hard in Every Lane

Will Stange opened the Public B state championship meet for the Princeton High boys’ swimming team by doing the backstroke leg in the 200 medley relay. Stange’s swim proved to…