The Tower Pulse

Game, set, match

Game, set, match

Kari Ronning '20, Guest Writer

May 18, 2017


Filed under Sports

The JV tennis team at South is now in season. There are new players, fresh tennis balls and many returning faces, including the JV tennis coach, Paula Cornwall. According to Cornwall, she will have coached for 10 years for the JV girls tennis team at South and she is excited to see what this seas...

Crossed: The differences between boys and girls lacrosse

Crossed: The differences between boys and girls lacrosse

Treasy Dedelli '18, Guest Writer

May 16, 2017


Filed under Featured Content, Sports

There are many qualities both girl and guy lacrosse players need to possess in order to compete and perform well. One, perhaps the most important, is being consistent and determined. The players should be consistent and practice both at home and at school. One way you could practice at home is to p...

The calm before the storm

The calm before the storm

Aidan Walsh '20, Guest Writer

May 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

In the past season, the Rowing Team has gained recognition and a formidable status as an up and coming group that poses a serious threat to rival rowing teams, according to senior rower Stephen Malbouef ’17. Operating out of the historical Detroit Boat Club building on Belle Isle, the team ha...

Boys varsity lacrosse defeats Eisenhower

Boys varsity lacrosse defeats Eisenhower

Mac Welsher, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017


Filed under Featured Content, Sports, Spring

This Wednesday, the South Varsity Lacrosse team took to the field against Eisenhower on their senior night, to fight for their third win of the season. South's Varsity A team has 17 seniors including Noah Adams (Michigan State), Will Buhl (Kansas), Rob Burton (Western Michigan), Connor Brannagan (M...

Women’s Fitness Club to provide girls with workout motivation

Women’s Fitness Club to provide girls with workout motivation

Sarah Stevenson '19, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Featured Content, News, Sports

The Women’s Fitness Club is a new organization this year that will provide women with workouts with other South students. The club is run by presidents Maddie Kolomjec and Madison Bedsworth, both ’18, and is supervised by English teacher, Elizabeth Lulis. The club was created to bring women of South...

Girls varsity tennis tournament

Girls varsity tennis tournament

Ray Hasanaj '18, Supervising Page Editor

April 26, 2017


Filed under Featured Content, Sports, Spring

The girls varsity tennis team played several high seeded teams which included Northville, Troy, and Ann Arbor Pioneer in a tournament this past Saturday. Team co-captain Maddie Paolucci ’17 had positive things to say about the tournament and her team’s performance. “The tournament went pre...

Cross-Town Clash at Comerica Park

Cross-Town Clash at Comerica Park

John Francis '18, Supervising Page Editor

April 22, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports, Spring

A tradition that is sure to bring in a big crowd no matter what sport is being played.

Q and A with varsity lacrosse player

Q and A with varsity lacrosse player

Evan Theros '18, Staff Writer

April 18, 2017


Filed under Featured Content, Sports, Spring

Joe Boettcher ‘18 Q: When did the lacrosse season start and how often does the team practice? A: The season started in early March and we have already played six games. It has been lots of fun. As far as the practices go, we practice four days a week. Q: How many games will you play this y...

Boys lacrosse falls in first game of season

Boys lacrosse falls in first game of season

Adam Cervone '17, Staff Writer

March 29, 2017


Filed under Featured Content, Sports, Spring

South’s varsity lacrosse team faced off against Catholic Central at home last Wenesday. “Coming into this game, we have lost a couple of good players this year and this game helped us find out what type of players we have,” Captain Michael Lesha ’17 said. South came out strong against th...

Highlights of South’s best sporting events

Highlights of South’s best sporting events

Mac Welsher, Staff Writer

March 28, 2017


Filed under Featured Content, Opinion, Sports

Ever since I have been going to Grosse Pointe South, there have always been a couple sporting events that I circle on the calendar.  The sporting events that fill the student section, when there is barely any standing room around the venue, against our rival schools and the ones when there is no question...

Girls varsity soccer season begins soon

Girls varsity soccer season begins soon

Abi Due '18, Social Media Editor

March 20, 2017


Filed under Featured Content, Sports

This years girls varsity soccer captains, Emma Foy ’17, Cam Zak and Katherine Bird both ’18, plan on a successful season. “We’re looking forward to hopefully a better season and win more games, but we’re in a tough league, so we’re going to have to work as hard as possible”, Zak said. ...

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