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Beware of Cincinnati

Beware of Cincinnati

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

March 18, 2019


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, SPORTS

This year's surprise team in MLB will definitely turn some heads

Shane’s Sports of New York: Episode Six

Shane’s Sports of New York: Episode Six

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

March 5, 2019


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, SPORTS

The Shield's EIC takes a look at the New York Yankees in spring training

Playoff Time For Floral Park Hoops Teams

Playoff Time For Floral Park Hoops Teams

February 15, 2019


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After impressive regular seasons, both the Floral Park boys' and girls' basketball teams reached the postseason

Bryce Harper? Manny Machado? Who Cares?

Bryce Harper? Manny Machado? Who Cares?

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

February 7, 2019


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, SPORTS

The much-anticipated free agency period in baseball still has many players without a new home

Live From Floral Park, It’s Tom Scibelli

Live From Floral Park, It’s Tom Scibelli

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

February 7, 2019


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

With over 200 graduates each year, Floral Park Memorial is proud to send so many young people off to college for their next academic challenge. But do you ever wonder where some of these individuals are today? The Shield is beginning a new segment titled, “Where Are They Now?”, a look at former FPM studen...

Nearly Perfect

Nearly Perfect

February 4, 2019


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With a 16-1 record, and 22nd ranking in New York State, Floral Park Memorial's girls' varsity basketball is enjoying an incredible season

Revenge Factor

Revenge Factor

February 3, 2019


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Floral Park Memorial's boys' varsity basketball team plays its best game of the year in upending Valley Stream South, 69-56

Broadway Coming To FPM Once Again

Broadway Coming To FPM Once Again

Jake Torres, Staff Writer

January 15, 2019


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, STUDENT LIFE

This year's musical production of Shrek promises to highlight the talents of many Floral Park students

Ten Bold Sports Predictions For 2019

Ten Bold Sports Predictions For 2019

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

January 5, 2019


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, SPORTS

2018 was a special year in sports. From the Cinderella story Golden Knights improbably run to the Stanley Cup Finals to the #16 seed University of Maryland Baltimore County (future home of FPM senior lacrosse standout Mitchell Kozak) knocking out the #1 seed Virginia in the March Madness Tournament, t...

What A “Knight”

What A “Knight”

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

December 16, 2018


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, SPORTS

The boys' varsity basketball team enjoys a great experience playing at the Nassau Coliseum

Welcome To The MLB Winter Meetings

Welcome To The MLB Winter Meetings

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

December 11, 2018


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, SPORTS

Rumors of a New York to New York trade set up an off-season to remember

Knights Start Season With A Bang

Knights Start Season With A Bang

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

December 10, 2018


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, SPORTS

Dominating third quarter lifts the boys' varsity basketball team to an impressive season-opening victory over Roslyn