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PSA For Springtime Hunting and Fishing Regulations

Brenden Lavery, Paperclip Writer

May 24, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

With Turkey Season in full swing, many hunters are looking forward to get their first turkey during the upcoming weeks.  Because of this, it is very important to know and follow all the regulations correctly. Shotgun spring go...

“Adopt a team” trend rising in high schools

Georgia Dickinson, PaperClip Staff/ Writer

May 24, 2017

Filed under Sports

Schools in the surrounding area have started a new way of showing their school spirit for their sports teams. “Adopting” a team is when one sports team supports another team at all of their home games. This would crea...

Schools are getting SALT-y

Liv Brown, PaperClip Writer/Writer

May 24, 2017

Filed under Sports, Student Life

In recent years, more and more high schools have incorporated a SALT group in their school for the student body. S.A.L.T. stands for “Student Athletic Leadership Team.” These groups focus on what the participants can do to...

2017 NBA Playoffs: Conference Championships

Joe Rockelein, PaperClip Writer

May 24, 2017

Filed under Sports

Was it luck? The Number 1 seed Boston Celtics are set to take on the Cleveland Cavaliers starting Tuesday, May 17th. The Celtics struggled in the first two rounds, but managed to defeat the Chicago Bulls, then the Washington W...

New Start Time Taking Hold of PHS Athletics

Aidan Velez, PHS PaperClip Writer

May 23, 2017

Filed under Sports, Student Life

As of next year, Portsmouth High School will be pushing its starting time back from 7:30 to 8:20. This will mean that students won’t be getting out of school until 3:20, so starting times of some sporting events will have to be...

PHS D2 Spring Athletics- 5/23 Update

Haily Blodgett, PHS PaperClip writer

May 23, 2017

Filed under Sports

Portsmouth High is home to 5 varsity spring sport teams, all with outstanding records currently as the season winds down. Men’s Varsity Baseball is at an outstanding record of 11-1, and Women's Lacrosse is leading Portsmouth'...

Historic Streak Ends In Heartbreak

Jon Schlemmer, PaperClip Staff/Writer

April 7, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Sports

There are two ways people think of the state of Connecticut, UConn and then everything else. UConn women's basketball to be exact. For over the past decade, no team in collegiate sports has been more dominate then the H...

Battle of the 2024 Olympics

Emma Cheney, Paper clip writer/staff

April 7, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

Both Los Angeles and Paris want to host the 2024 Olympics. There are two spots open, one being the 2024 Olympics and the other being the 2028 Olympics. Both cites want the 2024 Olympics. Paris co-chairman Tony Estanguet told...

Super Bowl Jersey’s and Helmet Found in Mexico

Beau Arsenault, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 31, 2017

Filed under Sports

On March 21st, Tom Brady’s Super Bowl 51 jersey was been found. Also found was Tom Brady’s Super Bowl 49 jersey and Von Miller’s Super Bowl 50 Helmet. The man behind the stealing is known as Martin Mauricio Ortega, who was...

Slow-growing Safety in Sports

Jon Schlemmer, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 30, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

The societal value we all have for athletes and sports goes back all the way to ancient Rome, when men fought for their lives in front of thousands of spectators in massive stadiums. It’s been said that history has a way of ...

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