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Hockey team starts season strong with 3 wins

Dec. 16, 2021 By Shalina DeLaCruz Staff Writer The hockey team, which is co-oped with Paramus and Hackensack High Schools, kicked off its season on Nov. 27 with a 3-1 win against Montville High School. The team’s current record is 3-2. Senior Daniel Gozdek, wh... More »

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Boys basketball sets sights on league title

Dec. 14, 2021 By Vanessa Guevara Staff Writer The boys’ basketball team will begin its competitive season on Dec. 17 with a home game against Dwight Englewood High School. Head Coach McGuire said his goals for the season are for the team to have a winning reco... More »

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Swim season begins with loss against Leonia

Dec. 11, 2021 By Anastasia Loutroutzis Staff Writer After an atypical season last year because of Covid-19 restrictions, the swim team—which is co-oped with North Arlington High School—hit the water for its first in-person meet since 2020.  On Dec. 1, the team... More »

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Seniors prepare to take on college sports

June 17, 2021 By Rafaella Paes Staff Writer This article is part of The Lighthouse’s five-part in-depth reporting series dedicated to the Class of 2021. While many Golden Bears end their involvement in sports when they graduate LHS, these 11 seniors have alrea... More »

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Junior varsity boys lacrosse team ends first-ever season

June 12, 2021 By Aliya Keith Staff Writer Covid-19 did not stop the boys junior varsity lacrosse team from making history as LHS’ newest sport. The team ended its season with a 2-8 record. Since this was LHS’ first season with a lacrosse team and many of the p... More »

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Senior athletes jump into new sport their senior year

June 7, 2021 By Ella Tozduman Staff Writer Behind every successful sports team are hard-working, motivated players who form a community even in the midst of uncertainties like Covid-19. For this sports feature, The Lighthouse caught up with three senior girls ... More »

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Spring sports make long-awaited comeback

June 2, 2021 By Gianna Alberti, Alexa Borino and Alex Shapiro Editor, Managing Editor and Editor-in-Chief Having gone without a 2020 spring sports season due to Covid-19, LHS’ athletes are excited to be back practicing with their teammates and facing off again... More »

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Athlete Spotlight: Bryan Cosman

May 18, 2021 By Rafaella Paes Staff Writer The Lighthouse’s Athlete of the Month is senior Bryan Cosman. He is a left midfielder and left back on the boys varsity soccer team. Cosman began playing soccer when he was just five-years-old. “I grew up watching my ... More »

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Athlete Spotlight: Kaydee Yallo

April 30, 2021 By Rafaella Paes Staff Writer The Lighthouse’s Athlete of the Month is senior Kaydee Yallo. She is a starting center midfielder on the girls soccer team. Yallo has been playing soccer for 13 years and began playing when she was just four years o... More »

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NJ law gives student athletes another year to shine

April 22, 2021 By Nickolas Medina Staff Writer High school sports have all been disrupted as a result of the pandemic leading Gov. Murphy to sign P.L. 2020 c. 41 into law. This act, which was signed on June 26, 2020, allows members of the 2021 and 2022 graduat... More »

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Athlete Spotlight: Maggie Fodera

March 16, 2021 By Gianna Alberti Editor The Lighthouse’s Athlete of the Month is senior Maggie Fodera. The varsity soccer and track standout recently committed to Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island to continue her academic and athletic career. Foder... More »