The Oracle

It’s time to get fired up: Pregame rituals help athletes focus on games

Austin Kaminski, Orange Sports Editor

April 12, 2011

“It’s time to get loud, it’s time to represent. West Springfield, what time is it?!” This famous chant has been repeated by every girls basketball player throughout the last few years. While there is no real traditional...

Esposito pumps up team despite major injury: Senior pushes through ACL tear to provide optimism and support to teammates

Rita Zevallos, Senior Staff Writer

April 8, 2011

 For any dedicated sports player, an injury is devastating. For some, the fear of getting an injury could even deter them from playing. But senior and girls basketball team captain Emily Esposito, who tore her ACL a month...

TITANS, WE CAN’T HEAR YOU! Lady Spartans defeat TC for both District and Region Championship titles

Peter Simonsen, Senior Staff Writer

March 4, 2011

The Lady Spartans Basketball scored another victory at the Northern Region Finals on Monday against the TC Williams Titans. After winning their Regional semifinal game last Friday, the Spartans moved on to defeat the Titans 46...

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