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Sparked by Smith’s Versatility, Clutch Play, PHS Girls’ Soccer Rounding Into Superb Form

Dana Smith played sweeper along the back line for much of the game as the Princeton High girls’ soccer team hosted Hamilton last Thursday. But when Hamilton scored a goal…

Displaying Depth in Dealing With Adversity, PHS Boys’ Cross Country Wins at Passaic Meet

With senior star Luke Bozich sidelined by an ankle injury, the Princeton High boys’ cross country team faced an uphill battle as they competed in the Passaic County Coaches Invitational…

Lifted by Quigley’s Offensive Production; PDS Field Hockey Cruises Past Blair 5-0

After losing to Lawrenceville last Thursday to suffer their first defeat of the season, Emma Quigley and her teammates on the Princeton Day School field hockey squad knew they had…

With Breander-Carr Back to Full Speed, Hun Girls’ Soccer Gaining Momentum

Olivia Breander-Carr wasn’t quite at full speed last fall for the Hun School girls’ soccer team after suffering an ACL injury in 2010. This season, though, the junior midfielder/defender is…

Finding a Nice Rhythm in Transition Game, Hun Field Hockey Gets on Winning Streak

When the Hun School field hockey team started the season with a 1-0 loss to WW/P-S, it looked like its defense was ahead of the offense. But the Raider attack…

PU Football Suffers Crushing Loss to Georgetown; Vows to Bounce Back for Ivy Opener at Columbia

For DiAndre Atwater, getting a shot at playing running back for the Princeton University football team as it hosted Georgetown last Friday night was special on many levels. Freshman Atwater,…

No. 3 PU Field Hockey Falls 2-0 to No. 2 Syracuse; But Gains Lessons That Could Help Down the Road

While Kristen Holmes-Winn is never happy when her Princeton University field hockey team loses a game, she saw plenty of positives when the third-ranked Tigers fell 2-0 to No. 2…

With Junior Star Lopez-Ona Triggering Attack, PHS Field Hockey Looks Like Title Contender

Emilia Lopez-Ona has established herself as one of the most prolific scorers in the history of the Princeton High girls’ lacrosse program. Last spring, Lopez-Ona scored 123 points on 99…

Overcoming Graduation Losses with New Stars, PHS Girls’ Tennis Maintaining Winning Ways

With six seniors having graduated from a Princeton High girls’ tennis team that won the Central Jersey Group III title last year, Sarah Hibbert feels like she is back to…

PHS Football Reaches Key Turning Point After Falling to 1-2 with Loss to WW/P-S

Joe Gargione went on the field twice during the third quarter last Saturday to read the riot act to his Princeton High football team as it hosted WW/P-S. With the…