April 27, 2017

Wildcats start warming up track

by Patrick Ryan, Staff Reporter When the snow starts to melt and the weather warms, the track teams begin their seasons. The boys and girls teams have prac- ticed indoors since February, and both are itching for the chance to get outside. “We have the biggest team we’ve had in 10 years,” Mike Theodosakis, girls head track coach, said. “The girls are hardworking and have good personalities. Our goal for this season is to keep setting personal bests, to be as strong as we can in all areas and to keep a positive mindset.” According to Tom Polak, boys head…

March Sports Spotlight: Cameron Decoursey

Q&A with Cameron Decoursey, senior on track Interview by Mike Pink, Staff Reporter 1. What’s your favorite pump up song? “Lose Yourself, by Eminem” 2. Who is your favorite athlete? “Ray Lewis” 3. Who do you have winning the NCAA tournament this year? “North Carolina” 4. Do you have a pre-meet ritual? “I love to joke around with my teammates to relieve stress.” 5. What are your best events? “My best events are the 200 meter and the 400 meter dash.” 6. Do you plan on running track in college? “I plan on running at the Naval Academy (Annapolis, Maryland)…

Polar cats train for spring sports season

by Jean Pabon, Staff Reporter With the start of the Track Season, athletes have worked hard to prepare for the sport through Polar Cats, an informal club that was helped organized by Tom Polak, track coach. “It’s mostly motivation, and it’s not just track; it can be for people who just want to get fit and work hard,” Coach Polak  said. Outside, in the freezing air, members would run around the school to train for the upcoming sports, especially Track. Polar Cats started the first week of November and ended on Jan. 25 when the track season started. “I joined…