What we should really be learning in gym class

By Natalie Mack, news editor I’ve been taking some form of a health class since about fifth grade. From then, until now, I’ve learned about puberty, eating right, the importance of exercise, how to play badminton and various other games, to stay away from drugs and alcohol, how to run a mile and many other … Continue reading What we should really be learning in gym class

Volleyball rockets to postseason after successful season

By Joan Harris, contributing writer Flashback to fall of 2020: the Nantucket Girls Volleyball team is thriving in their division, showcasing strong defensive and offensive aspects, and is going on to win the league championship, seemingly unaffected by the Covid-19 restrictions. This year is no different. With virtually the same lineup and head coach, the … Continue reading Volleyball rockets to postseason after successful season

Boys soccer finishes 2021 season with winning record

By Kalina Natcheva, contributing writer As the end of the 2021 Fall sports season is right around the corner, the Whaler boys’ soccer team has shown tremendous fighting spirit as they overcame challenges in their playing- both physically and mentally. At the beginning of their season, the boys’ record sat at 4-2 as they were … Continue reading Boys soccer finishes 2021 season with winning record

Football keeps the Island cup, continues to playoffs

By Bailey Lower, contributing writer The Nantucket Whalers football team has had an amazing season. They finished up the regular season with a record of 5 wins and 2 losses, along with being first in the league. The yearly Island Cup game, a part of the Homecoming ritual on Nantucket, played between the Martha’s Vineyard … Continue reading Football keeps the Island cup, continues to playoffs