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A Rise in Rowing

A Rise in Rowing

Haley Kerner October 16, 2013 1

Taking a substantial amount of strength and endurance, rowing, a sport that is almost as old as time itself, is making a comeback in America and around the world—even in our own Archer community

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Water Runs Deep: Exercise and Hydration

Water Runs Deep: Exercise and Hydration

Ilene Gonzales October 15, 2013 0

Feeling the refreshing flow of water after a hard workout, is like jumping in the pool on the hottest summer day

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The Sports Rundown: Fall 2013

The Sports Rundown: Fall 2013

Marcela Riddick October 11, 2013 0

Since the first day of school, Archer’s athletes have jumped in feet first for the Fall Season— though maybe not for swim. Both middle school and upper school have been in training for a

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Academics and Athletics: The Balancing Act

Academics and Athletics: The Balancing Act

Anabel Palmer October 9, 2013 0

Archer’s sports season is up and running, and it’s time for our athletes to get back into the groove of balancing their time between athletics and school work

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A Tear in Your Career: Athletic Injuries

A Tear in Your Career: Athletic Injuries

Yasmeen Namazie October 2, 2013 1

The pang of losing a basketball game or the disappointment of missing a penalty kick can be incredibly painful for high school athletes—the pressure unparalleled, the guilt uncontrollable. But nothing compares to the pain

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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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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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Q&A with Olympic Track Star Allyson Felix

Q&A with Olympic Track Star Allyson Felix

Krysia Sikora April 10, 2013 1

Allyson Felix, a multi-Olympic medalist, is an inspiration to all athletes and women alike.  This Oracle reporter recently had the opportunity to interview her about her career and accomplishments

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