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Ava Berger

Ava Berger

Ava Berger is a sophomore who enjoys triple chocolate chip ice cream with hot fudge and a dabble of whip cream. Her face will probably be seen on a Rice Krispie cereal box in 30 years for holding a plank for 8 hours and 2 minutes.

Juniors Address the Problem: Period.

//PICTURED ABOVE: Anika Bandarpalle works with Laura Day and the company Be Girl to spread awareness about reusable period underwear. It’s a normal day at The Hockaday School. Surreptitiously, a student grabs a tampon...

The Culmination of a Year of Sports

//PICTURED ABOVE: The winners of the awards received green folders with their award certificate inside. Elizabeth Roosevelt won the Coaches Award for Varsity Diving. A blinding spotlight shines on Director of Athletics, Deb Surgi....

Is Khalid really “Freeing his Spirit?”

Before I begin, I must admit I’m a biased reviewer. I love Khalid. Personally, I love his calming effect and atmosphere in every song. His debut album, “American Teen” won the iHeartRadio Music Award...

SPC Recap Winter 2019

Soccer The Hockaday Varsity Soccer team competed in the Southwest Preparatory Conference from Feb. 15 to Feb. 16. Since the soccer team was ranked as the number one seed in the North going into...

The Ongoing Battle of the Sexes

PICTURED ABOVE: At an average Hockaday Varsity Basketball home game, the stands consist only of parents and a few coaches. This lack of support is detrimental to the athletes on the court, as they no...

New Year’s Resolutions: Waste or Win?

According to Business Insider, 80 percent of New Year’s resolutions fail by the middle of February. That’s approximately 15 days before the hopes and dreams of a new year crumble away. Is it really...

The Race for Change

//PICTURED ABOVE: Armed with energy and school spirit, the Hockaday Varsity Volleyball team bundled up to cheer on the Varsity Field Hockey team during their first SPC matchup against Houston Christian High School. This year,...

SPC Recap: Fall 2018

Volleyball The Hockaday Varsity Volleyball game competed in the Southwest Preparatory Conference from Nov. 9 to Nov. 10. Because they were ranked the number one seed in the North going into the competition, they...

Continuing the Quest for Quality Food

//PICTURED ABOVE: SAGE features many fresh vegetables each day in their lunch line. Hockaday cooks around 300 pounds of produce daily in order to feed the students, faculty and staff. Every morning at 9:15 a.m....

Your Official Guide to the NBA Preseason

The NBA Preseason kicked off on September 28 with an exciting start for basketball fans. There are several teams who are making a comeback or have shown exciting promise going in to this season,...