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Cheap contracts for NBA players offer success for teams

Cheap contracts for NBA players offer success for teams

Adam Aaronson, Eastside Staff

June 19, 2017


Filed under Professional Sports, Showcase, Sports

Every summer, NBA Free Agency hits and we talk about the big names- the Kevin Durants, Al Horfords and Gordon Haywards of the world. But Free Agency is not just massive in importance because of the players who will receive maximum contract offers. Where teams really win the offseason is in finding the...

Possible changes for the upcoming NBA season

Possible changes for the upcoming NBA season

Adam Aaronson ('20), Eastside Staff

June 14, 2017


Filed under Professional Sports, Showcase, Sports

The upcoming NBA offseason is likely going to be just as active and chaotic as last year, which is a blessing for NBA fans. This year’s draft class is stacked with talent; many stars are on the trade block- and while there may be no Kevin Durant- there are tons of prized free agents set to hit the open...

2017 Mock Draft and NBA Draft Results

2017 Mock Draft and NBA Draft Results

Adam Aaronson, Eastside Staff

June 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This year’s NBA draft class has been hyped up as possibly the best since 2003 when LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Carmelo Anthony and more were selected, and it deserves a lot of the hype it’s getting. This class has it all- a surefire number one pick in Washington’s Markelle Fultz, great two-way p...

Summer swim teams act as a break from intense competition

Summer swim teams act as a break from intense competition

Mia Colclasure (’20), Eastside Staff

June 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

At Cherry Hill East, swimming is a highly popular sport that many students take part in. However, some swimmers only swim in the summer for their neighborhood team and not during the winter season. The winter swimming season is often considered much more competitive and important than the summer s...

MMA: The brutal ballet

MMA: The brutal ballet

Harry Green ('20), Eastside Staff

June 12, 2017


Filed under Professional Sports, Showcase, Sports

It’s round three in a five round bout between former champion Jose Aldo and rising star Max Holloway.  Aldo, a 30 year-old Brazilian once held one of the longest winning streaks in his sports’ history.  Holloway, five years his junior, is on a ten-fight win streak.  After punishing each other with ...

O’Donnell wins South Jersey Coaches Association Scholar Athlete of the Year

O’Donnell wins South Jersey Coaches Association Scholar Athlete of the Year

Jacob Kernis, Eastside Staff

June 12, 2017


Filed under East Sports, Showcase, Sports

Colin O’Donnell (’17) was the star goalkeeper, captain of the soccer team, second-team all-Olympic Conference for three years in a row and in his senior year had all-state honors. Yet his greatest accomplishment is the example he sets of the “student athlete.” Although throughout his four ye...

East Boys Lacrosse team crushes the West team with a final score of 19-3

East Boys Lacrosse team crushes the West team with a final score of 19-3

Jared Fisch, Eastside Underground Editor

April 1, 2017


Filed under East Sports, Showcase, Sports

https://twitter.com/EastsideOnline/status/848172832878022656 The Cherry Hill High School East Boys Lacrosse team defeated the Cherry Hill High School West Lions by a score of 19-3. Saint Joseph’s University commit, Evan Campbell (‘17), kicked off the scoring for the Cougars early in the first...

The March Madness Final Four takes place this Saturday and here is everything you should know

The March Madness Final Four takes place this Saturday and here is everything you should know

Adam Dashevsky, Eastside Staff

March 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

March is a very special time of year for sports fans. No, it is not because of St. Patrick’s day, and no, it is not because of Pi Day. The reason your friend is crying and throwing his/her phone is because it is “March Madness.” A time of year when the 64 best NCAA Division I basketball teams pla...

Former track star, Ms. Yanell Holiday serves as the new head coach for the girl’s track team

Former track star, Ms. Yanell Holiday serves as the new head coach for the girl’s track team

Elissa Cohen, Eastside Sports Editor

March 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Behind a new coaching staff comprised of coaches who have a rich history in track, the girls’ track team looks to revamp its program. The new head coach, Yanell Holiday intends to use her experience and knowledge of track to enhance East’s program. She will work with Christine Mason, Nicholas Wrigh...

A group of alumni join with Coach Radbill to help enhance the baseball program

A group of alumni join with Coach Radbill to help enhance the baseball program

Nick Feldman, Eastside Staff

March 20, 2017


Filed under Sports

Coach Erik Radbill puts an emphasis on his players being part of one big Cougar family and many alumni take this to heart. This proves true as multiple alumnus have come back to help out with the baseball program years after they graduated. East baseball has a storied history when it comes to alumni retu...

Villanova has a chance to win March Madness

Villanova has a chance to win March Madness

Naomi Korn, Eastside Staff

March 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With March here, that means one thing for men’s college basketball—March Madness, the annual NCAA college basketball tournament. March Madness brackets will come out on March 12, while the first games of the tournament start on March 14. In this college basketball season, the Top 25 teams have been sh...

Joel Embiid should have made the NBA All-Star Game

Joel Embiid should have made the NBA All-Star Game

Adam Aaronson, Eastside Staff

February 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last week, the NBA All-Star Game reserves were announced, and Philadelphia 76ers fans are still shocked that their star rookie Joel Embiid was left off of the team. This was after he came in third place in fan voting out of all Eastern Conference frontcourt players, which in years past would guarantee h...

East Basketball team defeats Eastern with a score of 48-47 in a heated game Thursday night

East Basketball team defeats Eastern with a score of 48-47 in a heated game Thursday night

Dakota Rosen, Eastside Staff

January 31, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Playing against the Eastern Vikings on Thursday, January 26, Evan Campbell (’17) brought the boy’s basketball team team to victory as he scored the winning basket. Starting off in the first quarter, Sam Serata (’19) put East in the lead with a surprising 3-pointer. His game stayed alive as he b...

Hernandez Defeats Swenson in a Contested Wrestling Match

Ben Goldsmith, Eastside Multimedia Director

January 30, 2017


Filed under Sports

https://twitter.com/EastsideOnline/status/824412919941115904   Ryan Swenson (East) vc. Lorenzo Hernandez (West). Hernandez defeated Swenson in a heated match Wednesday, January 25.    

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