The student news site of Lenape High School

Smoke Signal

Moving for Mental Health Awareness

Moving for Mental Health Awareness

Alyssa Slovin, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2017


Filed under Awards/Recognition, Clubs, Events, Lenape Staff, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

As students here at Lenape, we're all a part of something. Some of us are in several clubs; some of us play sports; some of us volunteer for our community; everyone has their "thing." How many of us have actually founded that club, organization, or charity event, though? One of the few of us who has done just t...

Is This Really Co-Ed Gym Class?

Is This Really Co-Ed Gym Class?

Alyssa Slovin, Social Media Coordinator

January 10, 2017


Filed under Lenape Staff, Opinion, Sports, Student Life

We've all seen it happen. In a gym class full of boys and girls, it often seems like the girls are an after thought. When every boy is being blocked in basketball, he will always get passed to before all of the wide-open girls are even considered. No one trusts girls to do anything right in gym, and...

Invincible Indians

Invincible Indians

Amanda Smalfus, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

This past Friday, the Lenape Indians celebrated an impressive victory over Trenton in their home opener, starting the season off with a record of 1-0. The game was exciting from start to finish, with a Trenton fumble half way through the first quarter that resulted in a Lenape recovery. By the end...

Making 3’s and History

Making 3’s and History

Maya Georgi, Editor-in-Chief

April 12, 2016


Filed under Awards/Recognition, News, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Lenape Girls Basketball kept making more than just shots!

Read more »

A Courageous Award For A Courageous Team

A Courageous Award For A Courageous Team

Sophie Mavrodin, Staff Writer

April 10, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Back in late November, the Lenape swim team experienced what was most likely the most horrific event any of them had ever been a part of. While on their way to an important swim meet, their bus was struck head-on by a car driving somewhere between 80 to 100 miles per hour. Both people in the car were...

Lenape Girls Basketball, SJ Group IV Champions

Lenape Girls Basketball, SJ Group IV Champions

Maya Georgi, Editor-in-Chief

March 8, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Tonight, Lenape Girls Basketball proved their greatness, not only within the district but within the state as they beat Cherokee 37-29 for the South Jersey Group IV Championship. Lenape Girls Basketball had not made it this far since 1983, making their accomplishments even more notable! The game seemed...

Race to the Win: Girls’ SMR Places 3rd

Race to the Win: Girls’ SMR Places 3rd

Megha Bharadwaj, Staff Writer

January 20, 2016


Filed under Events, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Friday, January 16th, the Lenape Girls Track Team competed in the NJ Group IV State Relay Championship. The group consisted of juniors Jasmine Staten, Shannon Lambert, Dana Duffield and Megan Quimby, who won the Sprint Medley Relay with a breathtaking time of 4:10.22. This time won them the title of...

Lenape Girls Tennis Aces The Season!

Lenape Girls Tennis Aces The Season!

Alexis Cao and Smriti Nair

November 24, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

On Sunday November 15th, the Lenape Girls Tennis Team attended the South Jersey Tennis Coaches Association Banquet. The Banquet was held at Auletto’s Caterers, and commended South Jersey players for their exceptional performances during the 2015 Girls Tennis Season.   Lenape’s top 7 players, Shannon McCarthy,...

Eagles Fly in Overtime

Eagles Fly in Overtime

Amanda Smalfus, Staff Writer

November 13, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This past Sunday, Eagles and Cowboys fans alike were holding on to the edge of their seats until the late evening hours. The week 9 Sunday Night Football game was a much anticipated rivalry match between the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys, following the loss of starting quarterback...

Heartbreak on the Diamond

Heartbreak on the Diamond

Maggie Brennen, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Here in the Philadelphia area, most baseball lovers are Phillies fans, and often poke fun at rival teams. But this year, we had to admit that the New York Mets had an amazing season (or at least much better than the Phillies). After making it to this year’s World Series, they were unfortunately no...

Lenape Girls Track Races To A Win

Lenape Girls Track Races To A Win

Srishti Dhar and Megha Bharadwaj

February 19, 2015


Filed under Awards/Recognition, News, Showcase, Sports

Lenape Girl’s Track is riding high! The Sprint Medley Team recently set a new meet and school record at a time of 4:08.21. This team set the bar earning the number one spot in New Jersey and number three in the whole country. The members of this team are Carly Pettipaw (Senior ‘15), Sam Maynes (Senior ‘15), Megan Quimby (Sophomore ‘17), and Jasmine Staten (Sophomore ‘17).

Read more »

Lenape Football Prevails Against Rival

Lenape Football Prevails Against Rival

Michael Esaia, Staff Writer

October 23, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

It was a perfect night for football on Friday, October 17th when the Lenape Indians took on the rival Cherokee Chiefs.  This back and forth contest would eventually end with a 24 – 16 score in Lenape’s favor.  This huge win put Lenape at 5 – 0 on the season for the first time in school history. ...

The student news site of Lenape High School
Sports