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Seniors Recognized for Athletic Accomplishments

Seniors Recognized for Athletic Accomplishments

Rachael M., Reporter

May 24, 2013


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Athletes from every sport were recognized on Thursday May 16 for their leadership and dedication to Padua Athletics.  The sports banquet recognized seniors on varsity athletics.  Athletic Director, Mrs. Lindsay Brown announced each girl by their college, major, and sport played at Padua.   Then, a ...

Padua Dance Team: To Madison Square Gardens

Padua Dance Team: To Madison Square Gardens

Angelina M., Reporter

April 24, 2013


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At school pep-rallies, home sports games, and other various events, the Padua dance team always does a fabulous job at putting on entertaining dance routines that the crowd enjoys. On the afternoon of Saturday, April 13th, the dance team got a once in a lifetime opportunity to show what they can do to ...

March Madness Comes to an End

March Madness Comes to an End

Kaitlin M., Reporter

April 9, 2013


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After a long and exciting March Madness Tournament, the NCAA Basketball Championship was finally played last night. Number one seed Louisville and number four seed Michigan battled it out in what was one of the best NCAA championship games yet. The game was already predicted to be a close one, the two...

Spring Sports Overview: Track and Tennis

Spring Sports Overview: Track and Tennis

Rachael M., Reporter

April 9, 2013


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The last sports season of the school year began on March 2nd.  Two of the schools spring sports, track and field and tennis, are ready for another successful season. Track Track and field is coming off of a State Championship win and they have been working hard to defend their title.  Senior cap...

Padua Cheer Takes Second Place at States

Padua Cheer Takes Second Place at States

Kaitlin M., Reporter

March 14, 2013


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This past weekend the Padua Cheerleading team competed in the state championship competition in Dover, Delaware. The girls had practiced all year for this competition and, despite being a second year team, did very well. The team placed second overall in the  competition, only a few points behind the...

Super Bowl in Maryland and Delaware

Super Bowl in Maryland and Delaware

February 11, 2013


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This year’s Super Bowl was more exciting for football fans around the Maryland Delaware region. Why? The Baltimore Ravens made it to Super Bowl XLVII!  It was also even more exciting for football fans from Delaware considering Joe Flacco, the Raven’s starting quarterback, graduated from the University...

Winter Track

Shannon H., Editor

January 9, 2013


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November 15th marked the start of the winter sports season at Padua Academy. Among the various winter sports is Padua’s winter track and field team. This year there is much buzz in the running community as Padua looks to be a contender in the DIAA state championship meet. The team is comprised of a...

2013 basketball Preview

2013 basketball Preview

Ally F., Reporter

December 17, 2012


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This year's basketball team is off to a good start, winning two out of three games.  This year, there are 6 new players on varsity. They include Taylor Hazewski, Paige Lacek, Brittany Conner, Emily Theimann, Theresa Highberger, and Christy McDermott. They also joined returning players, Emma Matthews,...

Philadelphia Marathon Weekend

Philadelphia Marathon Weekend

Stephanie D., Reporter

November 30, 2012


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The 16th annual Philadelphia Marathon Weekend began on Saturday November 17 to Sunday, November 18. On these two days there were four different marathons, two per day. On Saturday, the Kids Fun Run and the Rothman Institute 8K marathons took place. On Sunday, the Philadelphia Half Marathon and Full Mar...

Another Successful Year for Cross Country

Another Successful Year for Cross Country

November 19, 2012


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On Saturday, November 10, Padua Academy competed in the Cross Country States competition at Brandywine State Creek Park. The top ten runners from our school were able to compete in the race. The girls won second place overall. A lot of work from both team members and coaches went into preparing for this com...

Padua Champions

Padua Champions

Judy A., Reporter

November 15, 2012


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End of a Beautiful Season On Monday November 12, the Padua varsity volleyball girls took down Ursuline Academy in the championship game. Over a hundred girls went to support our Padua Academy family at the Bob Carpenter Center! Everyone was pumped up and ready to see Padua win. In the first game of...

Sallies vs. St. Mark’s Game

Abbey L., Reporter

November 15, 2012


Filed under Sports

At the last home game of the regular season, Baynard Stadium was packed with Sallies and St. Mark’s fans as the two high schools went head to head in football. The rivalry between Sallies and St. Mark’s has been going on for years, and every fall they take it to the field. In the end, Sallies won...

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