Book Review: A Prayer for Owen Meany

By Nitin Seshadri A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving tells the story of Johnny Wheelwright, the narrator, and his friend, Owen Meany, growing up together in the fictional town of Gravesend, New Hampshire in the 1950s and 1960s. While Johnny Wheelwright is the narrator, it’s really Owen Meany who is the hero of... Continue Reading →

The First Presidential Debate

By Sean Reichbach Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the individual author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the Somers Central School District. For the tens of millions tuning in at home, and especially because of the pandemic continuing to ravage many communities, feelings... Continue Reading →

Jen Campbell: York College Lacrosse

Jen Campbell Position: Midfield/Attack School Attending: York College of PA By Lauren Canavan 1) Favorite food and to eat before a game? Before the games, I love to eat something salty. I always have either Cheese-It’s, Goldfish, or Ritz Bits in my bag for a pregame snack.  2) Describe your most memorable moment while playing... Continue Reading →

Dominic Vinci: St. Thomas Aquinas Football

Dominic Vinci Position: Fullback School Attending: St. Thomas Aquinas College By Lauren Canavan 1. Describe your most memorable win wearing a Somers jersey. My most memorable win is when we beat Lourdes in the final seconds in the quarterfinals Junior year just shows how any given play can change the game.  2. What's the biggest... Continue Reading →

Jessica Rodriguez: Iona Soccer

Jessica Rodriguez  Midfield  School Attending: Iona College Lauren Canavan If you never began playing soccer, what sport would you be playing right now?  I would play volleyball because it's something I’ve always liked playing in my free time with family or at the beach.   You will be joining fellow teammate Alexis Atkinson at Iona.... Continue Reading →

Danielle DiCintio: Roberts Wesleyan Basketball

Danielle DiCintio  School Attending: Roberts Wesleyan College  Position: Point Guard Lauren Canavan When is your earliest memory of playing basketball? My earliest memory of playing basketball was when I was in 2nd grade and played at Primrose with all my friends.   What is a spring event you were really looking forward to (before COVID... Continue Reading →

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