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When Ben Gaylord ’13 was 12 years old he went to a UCLA track and field camp over the summer, which ended up shaping his life. Gaylord fell in love with pole vaulting after the coach at the camp had given camp­ers small poles to play around with on the grass. Little did Gaylord know, […]

Track team nears season end with individual, relay records

By Jack Schwada As the track and field squad’s season approaches its end, the girls’ team has managed to establish a winning record, while the boys have matched each victory with a loss. The boys have had two victories and two losses, while the girls have won all three matches. Both of these squads are […]

On failure and expectaions

By David Alpert I never broke five minutes in the mile.  I wasn’t elected Head Prefect.  As a matter of fact, I haven’t fulfilled a single campaign promise to date.  I didn’t get into Georgetown- early, regular, off the waitlist.  I was quite possibly the only senior ever to be a three year veteran of […]