Author Archive: Emily Chong

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Fiddler on the Roof

| 04/11/2016 | 0 Comments
Fiddler on the Roof

This past weekend Theatre West put on their spring musical, “Fiddler on the Roof”. The play is about a father, Tevye, who lives in the town of Anatevka, where the people live strictly by their Jewish traditions. Tevye, played by Sam Nackman, was a funny character who faced many internal conflicts during the play. The […]

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Mockingjay Part 2: A Must-See Movie

| 12/06/2015 | 0 Comments
Mockingjay Part 2: A Must-See Movie

The final movie of one of the most popular teen book to the series, The Hunger Games, premiered on November 20th. As soon as The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 came out, many excited fans flocked to the theater to see the largely anticipated battle between the Capitol and District 13 come to life […]

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Hills West Alumna’s “Beautiful Mind” Has A Powerful Message

| 11/08/2015 | 0 Comments

All over the country, children are victims of abuse and other tough situations. As a result, many of those children are hurting physically and emotionally. “Beautiful Mind” by Safrah is a song that was written to encourage the victims of child abuse to find their self-worth during these tough times. Singer-songwriter Safrah said that through the song, she […]

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Strong Finish for Gymnastics Heading Into County’s

| 11/02/2015 | 0 Comments

October 27th, a day full of excitement and accomplishments for the Girls Gymnastics team. The team finished their regular season against last year’s county champions Ward Melville. On bars Nicole Jackson and Najah Curtis both scored nines;  on beam Nicole Jackson scored a 9.3; on floor Emily Chong scored a 9.5 and senior Allie Schuler […]

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Hills Girls Gymnastics Loses to Commack

| 10/17/2015 | 0 Comments

This past Thursday the 15th, the girls gymnastics team competed home against a very skilled Commack team. The girls were expecting lots of talent from Commack, who came in second at counties last year. Before the meet started, Coach TK told the girls to goal for personal best scores in order to put up a high […]

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Girl’s Gymnastics Finishes Their Non-League Meets Strong

| 10/06/2015 | 0 Comments

After starting the season with a strong win, the girl’s gymnastics team had three more non-league meets. The girls suffered a hard loss against Babylon 147.7 to 158.075. Despite the non-league loss, the girls got back in the gym the next day ready to improve and get back in the game. The next week the […]

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A Strong Start to a New Gymnastics Season

| 09/14/2015 | 0 Comments

The Half Hollow Hills Girls’ Gymnastics Team is excited to get back to work after placing sixth at counties last year. The girls are ready for another season of hard work and, hopefully, well-earned success. The first meet on Friday the 11th was a win for the team against their non-league opponent William Floyd. Half Hollow […]

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Strong April Start for Softball

| 04/15/2015 | 0 Comments

On April 1st the softball team played their second game of the season.  After a hard first game defeat they were able to bounce back and win 12-9 against Centereach.  This strong win marked Coach Dugan’s first win as varsity head coach. During this game,  junior Sarah Auricchio hit another 2 run homer.  The week […]

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