Author Archive: Rose Bender

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Fencers’ Determination Shines Against Ward Melville

| 02/01/2013 | 0 Comments

The Ward Melville fencing team has been undefeated for over a decade.  Unfortunately, but unsurprisingly, the Hills fencers were unable to win their meet against Ward Melville despite their best efforts. The boys lost 17-10, but not before winning some difficult bouts.  Sabre fencer Jack Goldberg won two of his three sabre bouts, only losing […]

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Another Disappointment For Hills Fencing

| 01/29/2013 | 0 Comments

The Hills fencing teams faced defeat yet again at their away meet at Huntington. For the boys, the final score was 10-17, the same score as their last meet against Huntington.  The sabre team, consisting of Israel Gangidino, Jack Goldberg, and team captain Payden DeRossi, gave a strong performance, winning 6 of the 9 sabre bouts.  DeRossi went […]

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Girls and Boys Fencing Teams Face Defeat at Walt Whitman

| 01/15/2013 | 0 Comments

Both the girls’ and boys’ Half Hollow Hills fencing teams lost their meet against Walt Whitman today, their second meet with them this season. The boys’ team fought until the end. Freshman Justin Cho gave a stellar performance, winning all three of his epee bouts.  The score was tied until the last bout, when a […]

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