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The Bobcat Prowl

Track and Field

Eliza Blanchfield, Greta Lewis, and Sydney Main, Staff Writers May 26, 2023

South Windsor High School had a successful senior day against East Catholic. Closing out the season with a win, the team shares an inside look at the players and events they participate in on SWHS track...

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South Windsor High School Lacrosse

Nathan Tenney, Fadel Kafel, and Reagan Heafey-De Angelis May 19, 2023

Student athletes from both the boys and girls lacrosse teams weigh in on their experience with the team. Athletes talk about their favorite memories with SW Lacrosse as well as their future goals in the...

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The SWHS Softball team after their 10-9 win over Manchester.

South Windsor Varsity Softball Senior Night 5/10/23

Ava Nicole Shasha, Editor May 9, 2023

Wednesday, May 10th the SWHS Varsity softball team will host their senior night for the two seniors, Ava Shasha and Ciera Green. The Bobcats look to catch there second win of the week against the East...

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Sophomore Hailey Deptula winding up for a shot while playing against Conard on April 25th.

Featured Athlete: Hailey Deptula

Nathan Tenney, Special Liaison to Athletics May 3, 2023

Prowl: How did you start playing lacrosse? Deptula: "My Dad and I saw lacrosse on TV one day. We knew nothing about it, but thought it was cool, so I started playing that year in 5th grade (10 years...

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Shots seem to always fall, while the game is in crunch time.

Celtics Strong Playoff Run

Zach Morison, Staff Writer May 3, 2023

 The Celtics are coming in hot to the playoffs after going 57 wins and 25 losses in the regular season. The teams first round matchup will be against the Atlanta Hawks, who went .500 in the regular season,...

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The JV boys volleyball team. From left, Sameer Gupta, Logan Luna, Ivan Chen, Coach Oakley, Samarth Basanth, Beckham Mills, and Rehan Shaik-hunday.

Featured Coach: Coach Oakley

Sydney Main, Staff Writer April 24, 2023

Prowl: How long have you been coaching? Coach Oakley: "Exactly a year now." Prowl: What is your experience with volleyball? Coach Oakley: "I started playing my sophomore year of high school when...

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Softball: South Windsor vs. Manchester 4-10-23

April 17, 2023

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Sophomore Aayann Rehman and junior Noah Marques hitting racquets congratulating each other on South Windsor’s 5-2 win against Conard.

Tennis is Downright Smashing at SWHS

Angelina Bellizzi, Editor April 6, 2023

South Windsor High School's boys tennis kicked off their season on Monday, March 20th. Coached by Mr. Casey Tyler, science teacher at the SWHS, the boys are poised for a great season.  After one of...

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From left, senior Oliva Petgrave and Senior Chion Pollard (right) get ready for an upcoming outdoor track meet.

Featured Athlete: Olivia Petgrave

Nathan Tenney, Special Liaison to Athletics April 5, 2023

Prowl: What inspired you to become a track athlete?   Petgrave: “My 8th grade year, I no longer wanted to play softball, so I switched over to running track, and I loved it.” Prowl: What has...

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Senior captain of the girls softball team, Ava Shasha, talks about what it takes to be successful on and off the field.

Featured Athlete: Ava Shasha

Fadel Kafel, Staff Writer April 4, 2023

Prowl: What inspired you to start playing softball?  Shasha: "What inspired me to play softball was my dad. Growing up my dad and I would play whiffle ball for hours together, which is where I really...

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The upsets have continued as the March Madness is not over yet, while the much awaited National Championship game awaits to be played.

Upsets In March

Zach Morison, Staff Writer April 3, 2023

Florida Atlantic upset Kansas State. No one saw them going this far, as Florida Atlantic was an underdog in their Elite Eight win.  This was Florida Atlantic's first Final Four in program history....

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Junior center Katherine Dunn heads to the hoop as South Windsor girls basketball team takes on Rham on senior night.

Featured Athlete: Katherine Dunn

Nathan Tenney, Special Liaison to Athletics March 30, 2023

Prowl: How would you describe your playing style, and what are your greatest strengths on the court? Dunn: "On the court, I was seen as a big man or a post player. My playing style was pretty much,...

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