Celebrating the Spirit and News of Monument Mountain

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

Paul Lilienthal, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 22, 2011

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, 2011

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, 2011

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...

Monument and Lenox Rivalry Game Ends in Tie

Alex Hill, Sports Editor

October 12, 2011

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

For the second time this season, the Monument and Lenox boys soccer teams matched up on the soccer field.  The first matchup saw Lenox win 2-1 on a controversial goal scored via penalty kick.  Since then, tension between the t...

Are you Ready to Volley? : An Update on Monument’s Volleyball Team

Zach Houle, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 12, 2011

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

Two wins and nine losses. Not as good as last season, but we're still doing something right – competing!  I sat down with senior Catie Rueger, volleyball co-caption, and this is what she said about how this season is going:...

This is Sparta: A Preview to Monument’s Boys Soccer

Alandra Lopez, Multimedia Editor

September 8, 2011

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

Coaches Matt Naventi and Brendan Heck need not worry about the enthusiasm and intensity of the Monument Boys Soccer Team this season as they gear up for their first home game against Brattleboro. Spirits are high following the...

Ready, Set… GO: A Preview of Monument’s Cross Country Girls

Alandra Lopez, Multimedia Editor

September 7, 2011

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

Bouncing back from low numbers last season, Monument's Girls Cross Country team began the year by welcoming sixteen new runners and one key sophomore returnee: Sarah Benedict. Last year, the team ended strongly and proudly...

Kicking Off the Season with Some Clear Goals: A Preview to Monument’s Girls Soccer

Alandra Lopez, Multimedia Editor

September 6, 2011

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

As fall preseason once again took its turn two weeks ago, Monument's girls soccer program warmly welcomed Jessica Platt, a recent alum, as new varsity head coach. Graduating from Ithaca College, she was the goalkeeper there for...

The Runners of the Woods Return for Another Season: A Preview of Monument’s Cross Country Boys

Alandra Lopez, Multimedia Editor

September 6, 2011

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

"Mr. Collins is a real man," senior WIlson Flower ensures us. Monument Mountain's boys cross country team can also be called the real deal. As thirty runners enter the wooded trails of Monument, they are led by five determined...

Teeing Up for a Promising Season: A Preview of Monument Golf

Alandra Lopez, Multimedia Editor

September 6, 2011

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports & Wellness

Monument's Golf Team has been preparing since the end of August for its first match tomorrow, September 7. They have welcomed Mr. Tom Kinne to the program as the new head coach; this is not, however, his first time as a Monument...

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