Celebrating the Spirit and News of Monument Mountain

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Boys Basketball Back on the Court: A preview for the boys basketball team

Hannah Rolf

December 4, 2012

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Winter Sports

After only a week of practices the boys basketball team will continue to prepare for the season. The Spartans come off an 8-12 season and welcome back five seniors to lead the team.   The Spartans go into the season...

Lady Spartans Ready for Redemption: a preview of the girls basketball team

Hannah Rolf

November 28, 2012

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Top Stories, Winter Sports

After a 4-16 season last winter, the girls basketball team looks to improve. Despite the loss of five seniors, coach Unsworth and coach Soule lead the team into the season with positive energy.   Led by captains Haley...

Spartans Hit the Slopes: a preview of the girls ski team

Hannah Rolf

November 28, 2012

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Top Stories, Winter Sports

As the winter nears, the girls ski team will regroup and prepare for another season on the slopes. With a core group returning, these previous Berkshire County champions look to maintain their title for the third consecutive year...

Friends, Family, Food, and Football: Keys to a Good Super Bowl Party

January 19, 2012

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Winter Sports

Setting the record for the most watched television event ever 2 years in a row, the Super Bowl is sure to rack up the views this year. Notice I called it an event, because the Super Bowl has become much more than just a game of...

Superbowl Champions?

Austin Rybacki

January 17, 2012

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Winter Sports

On Saturday January 14, 2012, the Patriots were hosting the Denver Broncos at their home field Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA. Coming into this game all focus was on Tim Tebow after his defeat of the Pittsburgh Steelers...

Basketball is Meant to Be Fun

Eli Shalan, Maroon Tribune Reporter

December 16, 2011

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Winter Sports

For the past three years at Monument Mountain, I have constantly noticed great basketball talent outside of the official team. Whether it be a standout in gym class basketball or a surprise star at Berkshire South there are many...

Check Mate: Monument’s Chess Tournament is Back

Alex Hill

December 1, 2011

Filed under Monument News, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Last year, for the first time, Monument held a school-wide chess tournament, organized by everyone's favorite librarian Mrs. Staunton. After weeks of play and hundreds of chess games, Mr. Fisher was crowned school champion, defeating...

NBA Lockout Is Over…So is Homework

Eli Shalan, Maroon Tribune Reporter

November 29, 2011

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Winter Sports

After 149 days of eager fans constantly checking the news to find out when the NBA season would start; on early saturday morning the NBA came to a tentative deal. On Friday, the NBA had a 15 hour meeting, in which the players...

RACE YOU!:The Decent Down Monument Mountain’s Legendary Hill

Ciana Barnaba, Maroon Tribune Reporter

November 21, 2011

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Wellness, Winter Sports

When winter comes and the snow falls, don’t you wish you were still five years old? So you could jump in the snow all bundled up and build snowmen or a snow fort, and don’t forget snow ball fights! Then of course there is s...

Filling the Void: A Preview of Spartan Basketball

Nicholas Greenleaf, Maroon Tribune Reporter

November 17, 2011

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Winter Sports

The boys basketball team is well under way in its preparation for the upcoming season. The team has begun filling the void for center Keefe Gitto, who graduated last year. Gitto, the team’s leading scorer has moved onto Bryant...

Winter Is Approaching: Looking Forward to a Fresh New Snowboarding Season

Austin Rybacki, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 22, 2011

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Winter Sports

Winter is on its way, which means snowboarding season is coming very soon. Many people who enjoy snowboarding have a lot to look forward to before they start their new snowboarding season. If you bought everything you needed for...

A Sneak Peak at Next Year’s Basketball

Reggie Leonard, Maroon Tribune Reporter

July 28, 2011

Filed under Sports & Wellness, Winter Sports

Last season, the boys varsity basketball team had a 7-13 record under first year coach Mike Powell. Meanwhile,the girls' basketball team enjoyed a stellar season; however,they lost to Hampshire in the Western Mass quarter finals. With...

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