Hawks sending steeple chaser

By Darren Lum Ryan Manning is one Grade 11 student athlete at Haliburton Highlands Secondary School who will be competing in an event no one else has attempted in close to 27 years. He is…

Tradition of COSSA success continues

By Darren Lum Published May 3 2016 When it comes to badminton at Haliburton Highlands Secondary School there is a tradition of excellence. This trend continued this year after the senior Red Hawks returned from…

Hawks are ready to continue legacy

By Darren Lum Published April 12 2016 The past few weeks the Red Hawks have been busy working towards continuing the winning tradition of the perennially strong badminton program. Senior coach Bob Schmidt who was…

Hawks hockey ends in COSSA

By Darren Lum There’s always next year. After the last two years of consecutive all-provincial berths the Red Hawks won’t be part of the top-16 teams vying for an Ontario Federation School Athletic Association (OFSAA)…

Red Hawks win COSSA silver

By Darren Lum A few stood while others remained seated applauding the home team following the lopsided loss. Few if any fans left before the conclusion of the Central Ontario Secondary School Athletics championship final…

Hawks grapplers ready to join the best

By Darren Lum Simply amazing. In the Red Hawks wrestling team’s 12 year history there has always been at least one member who has earned an Ontario Federation Sports Athletic Association (OFSAA) championship berth. This…

Nordic Hawks advance to OFSAA

The Red Hawks Nordic skiers pushed their way into all-provincials with Central Ontario Secondary School Athletics success last week. Hawks veteran Christine Bishop and rookie competitor Brynn Meyers qualified for OFSAA with top eight finishes…

Hawks record best in Kawartha League

By Gord Cochrane On Thursday Feb. 11 the Haliburton Highlands Secondary School senior basketball team travelled to I.E. Weldon Secondary School in Lindsay for its last Kawartha West Conference basketball game of the season. Both…

O'Reilly dominates COSSA OFSAA bound

By Paul Klose The Haliburton Highlands Secondary School Wrestling Team continued to perform well during the championship run. On Wednesday Feb. 17 13 Red Hawks competed at the COSSA (Central Ontario Secondary School Athletics) Wrestling…

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Red Hawks riders carve up the COSSA competition By Darren Lum It was a podium sweep for the Red Hawks snowboarding team on Friday at the Sir Sam’s Ski and Ride location during the Central…

Hawks capture gold at Gore provincials

By Darren Lum There were wide smiles beaming eyes and outstretched arms raised high above their heads in jubilation by  the Red Hawks girls’ curling team of Alyssa Denyer Tori Hawley Alanna Casper and Emily…

Hawks dominate Hurricanes 10-3

By Darren Lum Finding the back of the net was easy for the Red Hawks boys’ hockey team once it overcame a 2-1 deficit at the end of the first period against the visiting Holy…

Hawks preparing to storm the Stronghold 

By Darren Lum After three years the Red Hawks Robotics team is hoping for greater success with its most dynamic challenge to date facilitated by FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics…

Red Hawks win streak ends at eight

By Gord Cochrane On Monday Jan. 18 the Haliburton Highlands Secondary School (HHSS) senior basketball team saw its eight game win streak come to an end. The Red Hawks travelled to Fenelon Falls and lost…

Hawks return to winning ways over Tigers

By Darren Lum Coming off the team’s first Kawartha conference loss to rival Falcons of Fenelon Falls Secondary School the senior boys’ Red Hawks basketball team bounced back into the win column with a dominant…

Jr Hawks hang on for win against Norwood…

By Darren Lum Composure and maturity are being added to the characterization of the junior Red Hawks boys’ basketball team after a win over the Norwood Knights in the Kawartha A Interlock game against the…