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Right on Target: An Interview with Archery Star Katie Hershey-Van Horn

Right on Target: An Interview with Archery Star Katie Hershey-Van Horn

Becca Samuelson May 20, 2013 1

Although Archer does not have an archery program (though the name would be so fitting), the school has its own champion archer. Katie Hershey-Van Horn ’14 puts in hours of practice to prepare for

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Blog: The View from Center Field

Blog: The View from Center Field

Becca Samuelson May 20, 2013 0

In each play, the center fielder can see the ball, all of the positions, the runner, and the fans. Even more so, the player in this position has a clear view of her teammates

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What to Wear: Work-Out Edition

What to Wear: Work-Out Edition

Becca Samuelson May 20, 2013 0

A successful work-out requires a can-do attitude, a motivating playlist, a good location, and of course, the correct apparel. The Oracle investigated the plethora of options for athletic clothing around the Archer campus and

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Varsity Track’s Season of Successes

Varsity Track’s Season of Successes

Becca Samuelson May 15, 2013 0

This spring’s track season saw great success after diversifying its events and excelling in meets. Archer track’s successful results clearly reflect the team’s remarkable skill and energy

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The Latest Workout Trend: Ballet Barre

The Latest Workout Trend: Ballet Barre

Becca Samuelson April 29, 2013 0

A new trend is taking off in the world of work out classes, one that combines strength training with balance, rhythm and dance. Ballet barre offers people with all levels of dance experience the

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Archer’s Accomplished “Goal” Both On and Off the Field

Archer’s Accomplished “Goal” Both On and Off the Field

Becca Samuelson April 29, 2013 0

There is no doubt that this year’s soccer season is one to remember, especially for the nine seniors who were on the team.  

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Archer’s First Division 1 Athlete, Krysia Sikora, Signs with Duke

Archer’s First Division 1 Athlete, Krysia Sikora, Signs with Duke

Becca Samuelson March 22, 2013 1

Brentwood – For elite high school athletes, signing a National Letter of Intent (NLI) is a day to always remember

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Archer’s 7th Annual Literature And… Conference

Archer’s 7th Annual Literature And… Conference

Becca Samuelson February 25, 2013 1

On Wednesday, Feb. 20, Archer hosted its seventh annual “Literature &…” Conference

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Traveling, Teammates and Tournaments (Oh my!)

Traveling, Teammates and Tournaments (Oh my!)

Becca Samuelson January 28, 2013 0

Over winter break, the Archer Varsity soccer and basketball teams traveled to tournaments to play new opponents and spend more time together in the weeks leading up to league competition

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Neon Nation

Neon Nation

Becca Samuelson November 17, 2012 6

In recent years neon accessories and clothing have been a huge hit in the clothing industry, receiving endorsements from fashion magazines such as Vogue, Seventeen, and Cosmo.  

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