Celebrating the Spirit and News of Monument Mountain

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A Sit-Down with Mark Leon-Duque: His road to nationals

April 28

Filed under Monument News, Sports & Wellness

By Emma Carchedi Senior captain Mark Leon-Duque was the sixth wrestler from Monument to ever place in the state wrestling tournament ever. He ended a 15 year drought. Leon-Duque then traveled to the national wrestling tournament....

Medball: Monument’s Secret Sport

Juri Kiin, Maroon Tribune Reporter

April 16

Filed under Sports & Wellness

  By Juri Kiin     Many people may not realize that there is a fifth spring sport at Monument. This sport isn't one with a coach, a roster, or open to anyone outside the boys track team, but it is one...

Frozen Solid: The winter weather has been unrelenting, forcing spring sports to retreat to the safety and warmth of the indoors.

James Allentuck

April 14

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Top Stories

Usually by this time of the year, you are awakened by the fresh smell of blooming flowers, budding trees and chirping birds. This is hardly the case for the year of 2014-2015, with a seemingly endless cold and snowy winter....

Don’t Tell Them to Tank: How a stripped down, injury riddled Boston Celtics are competing for a playoff seed

Will Robbins, Reporter

April 8

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Top Stories

By: Will Robbins The Boston Celtics currently find themselves in the midst of a playoff race that three months ago, would have looked like merely a pipe dream. The thing is, this is what they’ve been aiming for all year. It's been five months since the Celtics traded fra...

The Cult of CrossFit: If an activity has a 73.5% injury rate, and costs more than $100 a month, people wouldn’t actually join – would they?

Alexandra Glass

April 7

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Top Stories

The definition of “CrossFit” to the daughter of the Great Barrington CrossFit owner, Caroline Bissaillon, is: “…a combination of functional exercises performed at a relatively high intensity. CrossFit is moving your body...

The Real March Madness: NFL free agency kicks off with a bang.

Julien McKee, Maroon Tribune Reporter

April 4

Filed under Sports & Wellness

Despite the fact that the 2014-15 NFL season ended on February 2nd, by no means is the NFL dormant until the preseason starts in August.  Free agency is when players' contracts with teams run out, and any NFL team can sign them;...



March 22

Alpine Skiing Finds New Coach: Bill Lyon and daughter Molly take the reins as ski coaches at Monument Mountain

Trent Pfeiffer, Reporter

January 22

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The MMRHS alpine ski team has a new coach this year: Taconic teacher and former ski team and soccer coach, Bill Lyon. Lyon said he has, “coached several teams in the past, but have not been active for a couple of years. When this posit...

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