The Herd

Fall Sports: A Waiting Game

Connor Keefe, Staff Writer

September 13, 2020

With the cancellation of spring sports around the country this past year, players are looking forward to finally being able to resume sports this fall. However, with the pandemic still prevalent, athletics may have to be put on...

Players and Partners: Unified Indeed

Corinna Rec, Staff Writer

March 16, 2020

The KHS Unified basketball team is composed of 13 players who are diversely abled, and 16 partners who assist the players during a game. Kennebunk is one of many towns with unified teams, but it hasn't always been this way. Th...

The Power Play

Emily L'Heureux, Fiction and Satire Editor

January 29, 2020

Since hockey has become a widely popularized sport, it’s been best known for the “tough” element involved, with high levels of contact and, perhaps the most iconic element of hockey, the fighting. These associations tied to hock...

The Warriors are bad now?

Ellen Neale, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Despite the criticism that they faced, the Golden State Warriors ended the 2018-19 NBA season at the top of the Western Conference. They rebounded from injury after injury, with many of their top players consistently being unab...

Previewing the 2019/20 Celtics Season

Grant Kull, Sports Editor

October 31, 2019

The 2018/19 Boston Celtics were supposed to be the team to come out of the Eastern Conference last year. They turned out to be a burning pile of toxic waste.  From inconsistent play for the young guys and veterans, to a toxic l...

Golf is Definitely Not a Sport: Fact

Cameron Fox, Sports Contributor

June 17, 2019

Can you really call dressing up for a nice occasion with fancy glasses, polo Ralph Lauren shirt, and beige or even white dress pants acceptable attire for competing in a sporting event? I think not lads. With growing n...

Is Golf A Sport? You Bet It Is!

Cal Montembeau, Sports Contributor

June 17, 2019

From hand-eye coordination to muscle memory, golf is one of the most challenging sports one can play. The status of golf in the sporting world was recently challenged when it was debated as to whether or not it should be included...

The Meet Sports

Brian Foisy, Staff Writer

April 24, 2019

At Kennebunk High School, there are a few must-see sports throughout the year. There’s usually only one in a season, and their fan sections become somewhat of a hangout, where if you weren’t there you’ve missed something...

A Series of Celtics Haikus

Brian Foisy, Staff Writer

April 3, 2019

Here is a series of Haikus I wrote expressing my disapproval of the 2018/19 Boston Celtics season:   Why is this so bad? They all said it would be good Guess First Take was wrong   After every game, Kyrie Ir...

Are We Cool with Tanking?

Brian Foisy, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

The 2018-2019 National Basketball Association’s season is nearing its end. It’s been a good season for a great many teams. Innovative stars like Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden, Kawhi Leonard and their respective teams are dazzling fa...