Author Archives: Allison Eng

Boys Volleyball
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A Beauty of a Season for the Beasts

A Beauty of a Season for the Beasts

Aptly named, the Stuyvesant Beasts ended their season strong, placing first in the Manhattan A West Division and earning the sixth overall seed. In their league games, Stuyvesant went 10-0, an impressive and spotless record. After losing key players like former captains Sam Kotlyar and Tae Kyung Kong, the newly appointed starters had to step

Art by Mika Simoncelli
Photo by Mika Simoncelli

Vipers Start Undefeated

The fencers paused for a moment after the bout began, swords held in a defensive stance, carefully regarding the other’s movements. Then, quick as a flash, swords clicked as they danced across the floor of the gym at NEST+m, while the referees and coaches looked on. In what seemed like the blink of an eye,

Nick Kim Boys Volleyball
Photo by Allison Eng

Beasts on Fire with Five-Game Win Streak

Spectators started filling the stands, anxious to see the game between the Beasts, Stuyvesant’s boys’ volleyball team, and the Lions of Laguardia High School on Monday, April 3. The game started off badly for the Beasts. Stuyvesant, heavily favored to win, had many missed bumps, serves and hits, and Laguardia quickly took a 6-1 lead.

Beasts Looking for Strong Start

“One, two, three, STUY! Four, five, six, BEAST MODE!” The gym is filled with excitement, pride, and chants as the Beasts, Stuyvesant’s boys’ volleyball team, get ready to start their first scrimmage of the season against the Townsend Harris Hawks. Last year, the Beasts were 2nd in their Manhattan A West division, with a record

The Titans Take Home Their Fourth Banner

Brooklyn Technical High School’s freshman and first singles William Song was on an intensive winning streak. “CHO LEI!” Song yelled the classic table tennis victory chant as he gained point after point over Bronx Science’s senior and first singles Junjie Gao. His dark blue t-shirt cladded comrades filled up the third-floor gymnasium, screaming approval. It