The Buccaneer

Student Athletes Say Goodbye

Kenneth Franquiz, Staff Writer

July 14, 2020

With the new occurance of the Corona Virus also known as Covid-19, life has come to a halt. Affecting some more than others, Covid-19 has affected the lives of millions. Senior athletes specifically have lost what could have been...

Reopen or stay closed: The trillion dollar question

Rocco Law, Staff Writer

July 14, 2020

The world is in a state of crisis. Millions are infected with the deadly coronavirus disease that spans from Japan all the way to California. The global pandemic has saddled daily life and forced billions to stay at home for the...

Matt Hegi Punches Ticket to Albany

James Fazio, Staff Writers

April 30, 2020

Two-time Division I Nassau County Wrestling Champion, Matt Hegi, competed in Albany on February 28 through March 1 to try and capture his first New York State title.  Matt was seeded 2nd which put him in a great spot to be in the f...

How Will the MLB Divisions Play Out

Casey Fahrer, Staff Writer

April 3, 2020

With the beginning of Spring Training comes the beginning of the 2020 Major League Baseball season. A lot has occurred since the World Series (the Astros cheating scandal, the signing of markee free agents, and the announcement...

Varsity Girls Basketball Wraps Up ’20 Season

Lorrie DellaCroce, Staff Writer

April 3, 2020

The Mepham girls' varsity basketball team had a triumphant 2019-2020 season. Playing a tough A1 conference, the girls pushed through and ended up on top winning the conference with a 12-2 record. Although eventually the team couldn't...

In Memoriam: Kobe Bryant

Aidan King, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

On January 26, 2020, NBA legend Kobe Bryant, 41, and his daughter Gianna, 13, died in a helicopter accident in Calabasas, California. Even if you have never watched basketball before, you probably still know who Kobe Bryant is....

Girls Varsity Soccer 2019

Hannah Rubin, Staff Writer

January 6, 2020

The fall season for Mepham sports was a very impressive one. Many of the teams have displayed determination, hard work, effort, and teamwork to achieve some remarkable goals. Speaking of goals, the Mepham Girls Varsity Soccer...

The New Look NBA

Ahmed Choudhry, Staff Writer and Sports Editor

January 6, 2020

The 2018-2019 offseason may have been the most impactful offseason in NBA history. Nearly every single team traded key players and most big name free agents left their teams. The most shocking free agent departure was Kawhi Leonard...

A Bright Future for Boys Soccer

Louis Saraceni, Staff Writer

January 6, 2020

The defending Nassau County Champion Mepham High School boys varsity soccer team lost a lot over the summer before this school year. After their great season last year, which culminated in Mepham’s first ever boys soccer county...

Cross Country 2019

Charlotte Meyer, Staff Writer

January 6, 2020

Cross country. The sport that when you tell people you play, you’ll get a reaction like, “Wow, I could never.” Yes, cross country can sometimes feel like the last thing you want to do after a long day of school, but none...

The 100th Season of the NFL

Casey Fahrer, Staff Writer

January 6, 2020

With the 2019 NFL season well underway, it is time to look at which teams are the real deal, and which teams are tanking for the draft. This list changes every year, so there always seems to be surprises. Let’s start by looking...

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