Category Archives: Sports

Edison Baseball

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Edison’s Baseball team recently ended their season with eleven wins and five losses. At the beginning of May, I was able to attend the first Edison vs. Hillcrest game. From multiple sporting events that I have attended this was an intense and captivating game. This game gave a good representation of the potential and competitiveness […]

Edison Invents Great Speed On the Track

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Thomas Edison's Outdoor Track Team is preparing to compete against other high schools in Queens in the Queens Boys Borough Championships at Springfield Gardens HS Field.
Credit: Rayan Brijlall

Track and field began all the back to the Ancient Greece times, where the Olympic games were held. Some famous track players are Carl Lewis and Usain Bolt. Bolt was known for his great speed and quickness during the sprinting events in the Olympics games. Whenever someone says the word superstars, the first thing that […]

Edison’s tennis team finishes off the spring season

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The Edison tennis team started the Spring season in March. Now it’s time to finish this season. They have played their last spring season game scheduled on 5/7/19. They are set to play against Jamaica High School in the Jamaica High School field at 4:00 P.M. Seven people from the Edison team participated in the […]

Inventors, Are You Ready for the 2019 Season?

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This spring arrived with rain showers and preseason for Edison’s boys and girls soccer teams. The Inventors and aspiring players have to train for hours, but can you do it without rain or heat interfering? Sofive, Soccerroof, and Pier 40 are soccer centers available for teams in New York. Sofive is an indoor soccer facility […]

TAKE A HIT

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Taking a hit from your opponent and being unfazed by it  can be a challenge because this sport can be painful. In slapping competitions the rounds are by elimination. Two opponents keep serving slaps  until one Knocks Out or your opponent surrenders the match. The winner keeps going on to the following round and repeats […]

Thirst Quencher? Think Again

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Young athletes drink sports beverages on fields and courts across America. Athletes can replenish minerals lost when they sweat and rehydrate themselves. When is a sports drink the right choice? A vast majority of non athletes buy and consume Gatorade Thirst Quencher. If you’re not an athlete, sports drinks have too much sugar and it’s […]

The NBA Playoffs Are Here!

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The NBA playoffs are finally here! First games begin this weekend!

The NBA playoffs are finally here. In the Eastern Conference, the Milwaukee Bucks and the Toronto Raptors have clinched the division. The Philadelphia 76ers, the Boston Celtics, the Indiana Pacers, the Brooklyn Nets, the Orlando Magic, and the Detroit Pistons have clinched a playoff position. In the Western Conference, the Golden State Warriors clinched the […]

Edison’s Tennis Team Starts Off A New Season

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The tennis court in Cunningham park where the team practices
Photo credit- Michelle Chew

The Edison tennis team starts off a new season for the spring term at the beginning of March with coach, Mr. Riddell. The team has students from 9th to 12th grade and over 10 students. Students in the team learn how to play tennis correctly and practice to improve on it. The team participate in […]

RIVAL FACE-OFF

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A game to preserve a winning streak or break the losing one. New York teams faced each other on January 25th, 2019 at the Barclays center. The Barclay center is the home of the Brooklyn Nets and another chance for the Knicks to potentially end their losing streak.The Brooklyn Nets have won multiple games in […]

Hustle Edison! We’re On Top

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Edison’s wrestling boys varsity and Coach Castillo celebrate their victory and have a record of 6-1 this season.

Francis Lewis, NY—Riley Perera, an Inventor, shifted his body on the mat to face his opponent as the match began. Edison’s boys wrestling varsity team pin and win their way to playoffs for the first time in 3 years. The Inventors defeated the Patriots with a score of 46-40, rising to second place in Region […]