Celebrating the Spirit and News of Monument Mountain

The Maroon Tribune

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Volleyball is digging deep this season

Hannah Rolf

September 14

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

Just a few games shy of a western Mass appearance last season, the volleyball team is digging deep this fall with a tournament berth in sight. Coming off a 6-10 season, the team is working hard to improve. The Spartans are...

Swinging Into Action: Monument Golf

Cam Powell, Maroon Tribune reporter

September 12

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

The Spartan golf team looks to build off of last season’s quality finish, winning six of their last seven matches to receive a Western Mass. berth. Their total record last year was seven wins and seven losses. Players and...

Monument Football: On the Up and Up

Cam Powell, Maroon Tribune reporter

September 12

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

This year’s football team is looking for a fresh start.  Coaches and players expressed their optimism in seeing a sizable crew of freshmen and sophomores come out for the team. “It's just great to see so many young players...

Lady Spartans Kick off Their Season: A preview for the girls soccer team

Hannah Rolf

September 9

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness, Top Stories

As the fall season begins, the girls soccer team welcomes back Coach Jess Platt for another year as head coach. Accompanied by Coach Sarah Mead, the duo looks to guide the young team to another western Mass tournament appearance.   Coming...

Boys Soccer: The family is back for more

Hannah Rolf

September 9

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness, Top Stories

  Monument boy’s soccer team gears up for another season, led by senior captains Nick Masiero, Ian Akers and Chris Peretti. The program had just under sixty players come out for the try-outs, in which three teams were...

Spartan Spirit: Girls Soccer Senior Night

Caleb King, Maroon Tribune Reporter

November 9

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

The varsity soccer Lady Spartans took on the Lenox Millionaires in Friday's match. It was an impressive show for the last home game for the seniors. As spectators arrived, the last daylight disappeared, causing a line of light...

Monument Spartans “Bring It On”: The New Spartan Launch Dance and Cheerleading Squad

Olivia Piazza, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 24

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

Who has seen the Bring It On movies? Maybe multiple times? Having a cheerleading squad at a typical public school may seem inevitable, but Monument Mountain has lacked a solid team for the past three years. This fall, sophomor...

You’re Hot, then You’re Cold: The Importance of Warm-Ups and Cool-Downs in Exercise

Ciana Barnaba, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 22

Filed under Fall Sports, Features, Sports & Wellness, Top Stories

It's one of those mornings where you practically fall out of bed because you’re so sore. Finally, pulling yourself together, you and your sore body bear through the day. And looking back on yesterday's practice or game you think,...

The Win: Monument Football’s First Victory Since 2008

Antonio McClellan, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 22

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

For the first time since September 12th, 2008, the Monument Mountain football Spartans have tasted victory. Since a 22-18 win over Pittsfield three years ago, the Spartans have seen countless big plays and missed opportunities...

Gypsy Curse Broken!: Monument Football Team Breaks 30 Game Losing Streak!

Paul Lilienthal, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 22

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

On Thursday, October 6th, the football team here at Monument Mountain had their first victory in 30 games over Greenfield High School. What everyone knows about this victory is that The Spartans played like a team, executing plays...

Get Outta Here! Preventing Sports Injuries

Kenny Packie, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 22

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

Sports injuries: anyone who participates in a sport knows their job - to ruin your season. They can attack your ankles or even shatter your shins. You could be out for a few days or the rest of the season. However, there is always...

The Importance of Team Chemistry

Kenny Packie

October 13

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

If there is one thing every sports team needs to have in order to win, it’s chemistry. Team chemistry is  how well a sports team functions together as a unit. Whether it’s soccer, running, or football, team chemistry is a cruc...

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