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Girls’ Softball Slides into their 2017 Season

Amayah Brokenbrough, PaperClip Writer/Contributor

March 26, 2017

Filed under Sports, Student Life

Portsmouth Girl's Varsity Softball sophomores Emily Burgess, Megan McCarthy and Meghan Adams are ready to start their first practice day of the 2017 season in their matching windbreakers....

Cassidy Sparks New Life for Bruins

Beau Arsenault, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 21, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Boston Bruins gain a second life this season, after recently firing 10-year head coach Claude Julien midway through the season. Interim head coach, Bruce Cassidy, has lit a fire under the Bruins, almost like magic. Ryan Linche...

NASCAR races moving from NH to Las Vegas

Emma Cheney, Paperclip Writer/Staff

March 20, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

For many years, New Hampshire has hosted two of the Monster Energy Cup Series races. One race happened in summer and another followed in the fall every year. Las Vegas motor officials made the announcement Wednesday that the...

Can the Patriots Repeat with Recent Pick-Ups from Free Agency?

Jon Schlemmer, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 20, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Coming off the greatest comeback in the National Football League’s history, the New England Patriots are deemed the favorites for the upcoming 2018 season. For the greater Boston Area, this would mean a championship repeat,...



March 16, 2017

Cheerleading in the Olympics

Emma Cheney, Paperclip Staff/Writer

March 14, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

The International Olympic Committee voted on new sports to be added intp the Olympics. One of the most talked about choices was cheerleading. As of right now, the committee has voted to have Cheerleading as an Olympic sport. The IOC th...

Clipper Girl’s Season Ends in Heartbreak

Alex Tavares, Paper Clip Staff/Writer

March 13, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

The Portsmouth Girls Basketball team squared off against the Hollis-Brookline Cavaliers Tuesday, March 7th for their first meeting since January. They played on the floors of Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester, New H...

A Guide to This Year’s March Madness Tournament

Jon Schlemmer, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 13, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The month of March is upon us and you know what that means, shamrocks, green clothes, and college basketball. This year, the tournament is filled with dozens of NBA caliber players and some of the best teams assembled in the...

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