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Brendan Shortall runs away with PSHS Athlete of the Week honors

Brendan Shortall helped to lead the Plymouth South Varsity Football team to its second consecutive victory on Friday night vs. Pembroke, earning him Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week honors. 

In his second game ever at running back, he carried the ball 15 times for 135 yards, averaging 9 yards per carry.  His productivity has been remarkable and he continues to get stronger with each game in the backfield.  Defensively, he continues to provide consistency in the secondary with his play and leadership.  Continue Reading →

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Emma Sampson kicks her way to Athlete of the Week honors

Emma Sampson emerged as the hero of Plymouth South Varsity Football  Friday night with the game winning 19-yard field goal  to propel the Panthers past Pembroke for an 18-16 victory. 

Her game winning kick is the culmination of her hard work and perseverance that began long before the football season as she prepared to kick at the varsity level.  Her accomplishment on Friday night embodies what hard work in the offseason can do and we are proud of her for it.  For that, she’s the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week. Continue Reading →

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Molly Costello named Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week

The Plymouth South Female Athlete of the Week is field hockey player Molly Costello. Molly is a defender on the team and also a captain. Last week Molly stepped up and played a significant part in holding Scituate to a 1-1 tie. Scituate had multiple opportunities to score, but Molly marked tight in the circle defensively. Molly also has the ability to transition the ball back to our offense very well resulting in providing us with scoring opportunities. Continue Reading →

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Alex Cohen leads PSHS football to first win, gets Athlete of the Week honors

Alex Cohen led the football team to their first victory of the season vs. North Quincy, earning him Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week honors. He passed for 201 yards and three touchdowns while also running for 120 yards. Alex returned from an ankle injury late in the game to help secure the homecoming victory for the Panthers. His leadership and unselfishness were crucial to securing the team’s first win of the season. Continue Reading →

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Shane Richardson named Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week

Plymouth South High School golfer Shane Richardson is averaging 38.5 strokes per round over the first 13 matches and has been the medalist in the match seven times leading the Panthers to a 10 -3 record and another tournament berth. He is the PSHS Male Athlete of the Week. Continue Reading →

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Jordan Colbert works her way to PSHS Athlete of the Week honors

The Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week is Jordan Colbert of the field hockey team. Jordan is a junior captain who plays midfield. She is involved in every offensive and defensive play, controlling the game and setting her teammates up offensively. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Kayla Donovan leads the way to athlete of the week honors

Field hockey player Kayla Donovan was named Plymouth South High School Athlete of the Week. Kayla is a senior captain and forward on the team. Kayla consistently puts the team ahead of herself and sets a good example. She is always positive to her teammates and is a leader in all she does. Friday, in a 4-0 win over Whitman Hanson, Kayla set up her teammates multiple times offensively for shots on goal and scored two goals and had an assist.   Continue Reading →

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Brianna Jones runs off with Athlete of the Week honors

Brianna Jones has been named the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week. In the opening meet against Silver Lake she was 5th overall scoring her first varsity points. In Saturdays invitational in Martha’s Vineyard, Brianna was a medal winner beating her previous best 5 kilometer time by over 5 minutes. 

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Senior Captain Cam Brenner leads the way to Athlete of the Week honors

Senior Captain Cam Brenner of the Plymouth South High School Soccer team is the Male Athlete of the Week. He leads the South boys Soccer team in total points, with 2 goals and 1 assist in the home opener against Dennis-Yarmouth. Cam’s ability to play both sides of the ball makes him one of the most complete players in the Patriot league. Our lone returning league All-Star, Brenner will look to continue his great start to the season. Continue Reading →

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Andrew Wagner named PSHS Male Athlete of the Week

Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week Andrew Wagner placed 4th at Saturday’s Massachusetts State Coaches Meet in the 55 hurdles with a time of 8.00, the 9th best time in the state and 2nd fastest in school history. 
Andrew is currently first in the Patriot League. Continue Reading →

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Jaiden Andrews runs off with PSHS Female Athlete of the Week honors

Jaiden Andrews the PSHS Female Athlete of the Week  placed 4th in the hurdles on Saturday’s Massachusetts State Coaches Meet with a personal best time of 8.94. She is currently the 10th fastest in the state, and #3 in the Patriot league. Continue Reading →

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Jacob Stasiowski pins PSHS Athlete of the Week honors

Jacob Stasiowski, a senior captain on the Plymouth South wrestling team, is this week’s Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week. He currently has a record of16-2 and was a finalist in the Marshfield Tournament.  Jacob is a returning Division-1 sectional champion. Continue Reading →

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Cam McPhee named PSHS Male Athlete of the Week

Cam McPhee has had an outstanding week for the Plymouth South boy’s hockey team, earning him Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week honors. 

Cam earned a shutout in back-to-back games against Bishop Stang and last year’s division 3 state champions, Hanover.  Hanover was previously undefeated coming into this game as well.  He made 62 saves over the two games and his current shutout streak stands at just over 90 minutes of play. Continue Reading →

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Brandi Andrews named PSHS Female Athlete of the Week

Brandi Andrews leads all scorers with a season high of 17 points in Friday night’s game against Pembroke. 

Brandi showed great leadership in the win for the Panthers, playing great defense and controlling the offense. She’s this week’s Plymouth South High School Female Player of the week. Continue Reading →

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Michael Whyte named Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week

Michael Whyte is this week’s Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week. Mike, who is currently ranked 5th in the state, competes in the 152 pound weight class on the wrestling team and has a record of 15-1. He is senior captain and won the Oliver Ames tournament and placed third in the Marshfield tournament.  Continue Reading →

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Jill Callahan named PSHS Female Athlete of the Week

Jill Callahan, the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week, has been the number one runner on the team for the past two years. Her dedication, desire, and devotion to her teammates and school work is outstanding.  Jill can always be counted on to do whatever is asked of her by her coaches.  She leads by example in the classroom and she juggles an intense academic schedule where she holds a 4.56 GPA. Continue Reading →

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Shane Richardson is the PSHS Male Athlete of the Week

Golfer Shane Richardson is Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week. Shane beat his opponent on Monday by 2 strokes in a win over Middleborough. He also beat his opponent by 6 in the win over Carver and again, he beat his opponent by 2 playing in the number one spot for a win over Scituate. Shane clinched a tournament spot in a one stroke victory. Continue Reading →

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Four goals in two games makes Peter Duncan the PSHS Male Athete of the Week

Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week Peter Duncan had a remarkable 48 hours. Thursday night he scored four goals in a 5-0 victory.  Less than 48 hours later he scored another in a 4-4 draw against Middleborough.  Peter made the switch to forward midway through the year and has recorded nine goals in five games. Continue Reading →

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Milena Manic named PSHS Female Athlete of the Week

Plymouth South Female Athlete of the Week Milena Manic, a freshmen starter for the varsity volleyball team, has been an important player for the program. Milena is a very consistent server, and one of the best hitters and defenders in the program, leading the team in blocks and kills.  Recently Milena has moved to the outside hitter spot from the middle hitter, and has easily made the adjustment. Continue Reading →

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Devin Leahy rushes to PSHS Male Athlete of the Week honors

Devin Leahy put the offense on his back in a 32-21 loss at Scituate. On the ground, Devin rushed for 168 yards on 22 carries and scored a touchdown. He also caught three passes for 60 yards and another touchdown. Throughout the game Devin took many big hits, but kept grinding to help keep his team in the game. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Sean Speigel named Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week

The Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week is Sean Spiegel. Sean has been a consistent player for the golf team, this week shooting just five strokes over par in a match vs. Whitman Hanson and four strokes over par vs. Scituate where he was the medalist. Continue Reading →

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David Trombly named PSHS Male Athlete of the Week

David Trombly has had a great start of the season for the boys cross country team, which makes him the Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week. David has put in a lot of work over the summer to make sure that he is one of the top runners on the team.  Despite having some early health issues, David continued to come to practice and work hard. Placing fourth for South against Duxbury was David’s first time placing in the top five. His hard work and dedication are the main reasons for David’s early success. Continue Reading →

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Abigail Conley named PSHS Athlete of the Week

The Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week is field hockey player Abigail Conley. Abbi is a senior and a first year player. She worked hard playing in a summer league and has become a starting forward. Friday, against Plymouth North in the season opener, Abbi had an assist and help set up her teammates offensively. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Hendry and Begley double up for PSHS Athlete of the Week honors

Senior Captains Madison Hendry and Colleen Begley earned Plymouth South High School Athlete of the Week honor by setting a new school record for girls’ dDoubles tennis this weekend, making it the third round of the MIAA Individual Tournament. The girls played their best matches of the year on Saturday, getting wins over tough teams from Foxboro (6-4, 6-2) and Bishop Stang (6-3, 6-4).  The girls ultimately lost a tough match on Sunday against one of the top teams in the state, but their appearance in the third round is the furthest any Plymouth South doubles teams have ever gotten. (more…) Continue Reading →

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