Posts Tagged ‘ medal ’

Murillo, Maxwell win at Timberlane; Four Knights win in the medal round at the elite New Hampshire meet

January 31, 2014

By John Goralski Sports Writer Two Knights finished the weekend undefeated. Two more scored medals with victories in the consolation finals. One would have been able to wrestle a fifth place bout, but tournament officials limited the medal rounds to just four places. On Saturday, Jan. 25, the Knights took only nine wrestlers to the…

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Medal Round; Swimmers claw their way to 3 school records, a Class LL medal, and the state open

November 22, 2013
By John Goralski
Laurel Dean swims the breaststroke at the CT State Open championship on Saturday, Nov. 16. Dean leapfrogged over four swimmers to finish 20th at her final race.

By John Goralski Sports Writer Laurel Dean leapfrogged over three swimmers in her heat and one in a faster heat at the Yale University pool. Marisa Matthews earned the final spot at the state open but moved up one spot in the 50 freestyle standings. On Saturday, Nov. 16, the Lady Knight swimming season came…

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Youth earns hero award from American Legion Auxiliary

February 21, 2013
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Jeremy Spooner with Rachel Wache of the American Legion Auxiliary. Jeremey was recently awarded the American Legion Auxiliary Youth Hero Award.

DePaolo Middle School student Jeremy Spooner was recently presented with an American Legion Auxiliary Youth Hero Award for his actions in saving the life of his father in November 2011. Jeremy had learned the Heimlich maneuver in Health class and would end up using it on his father later that same day. On the fateful…

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