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Mohamed Hassan – Male Athlete of the Month

Mohamed Hassan – Male Athlete of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

February 9, 2016


Filed under Male Athletes, Sport

Congrats Mohamed for being the Male Athlete of the Month! Mohamed likes attending FDR, because of its diverse culture and many opportunity. As an athlete, Mohamed thinks his strengths are focus and athletic ability.  Mohamed looks forward to getting stronger and learning new techniques as his career...

Boys Table Tennis Dominates Their Division

Boys Table Tennis Dominates Their Division

February 9, 2016


Filed under Sport, Team Sports

The Boys Table Tennis team has a lot to be proud of this season.  They completed the regular season with a 12-2 record, securing FDR's first Division Championship.  The Cougars went on to defeat Cardozo and Brooklyn Tech in the PSAL playoffs securing the #3 rank in New York City.  This year, FDR's...

Comeback Player of the Year!

Comeback Player of the Year!

Carla Munoz

December 4, 2015


Filed under Male Athletes, Sport

Meet FDR's Comeback Player of the Year: Jimmy Pluas! He is a senior at our school, and a player on the Varsity Football Team. Due to his extensive knee surgeries, Jimmy couldn't play for a year. When he was young, Jimmy played any sport that he liked, including street football. Ever since he was a child,...

Jasmin Vidal Ventura – Athlete of the Month

Jasmin Vidal  Ventura – Athlete of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

December 4, 2015


Filed under Female Athletes, Sport

Jasmin is the Female Athlete of the Month! Jasmin considers FDR as her second home. She enjoys being on the volleyball team. She feels she has learned a lot from her teammates. Besides volleyball, she also likes her classes. The teachers provide help when she needs it. Jasmin thinks FDR is a great school, and...

WRESTLING TEAM 2015-2016

WRESTLING TEAM 2015-2016

Sammy Baig, Reporter

December 4, 2015


Filed under Sport, Team Sports

After a decent season last year,  the  FDR Wrestling team looks like they're  hungry this year for a championship. With the return of their captain Jonibek Davronov, the question is- can he lead them to the championship? Before practice, I sat down with Coach Daiello for a short interview. Coac...

Nadir Hassan – Male Athlete of the Month

Nadir Hassan – Male Athlete of the Month

December 4, 2015


Filed under Male Athletes, Sport

Nadir Hassan is the Male Athlete of the Month! Nadir likes attending FDR a lot. Its diversity allows people to learn a lot from each other. Nadir believes his strength as an athlete is having a winning mind set. Nadir joined the Football Team and the Track Team. He joined the Football Team in his freshmen...

The FDR Dynasty

The FDR Dynasty

December 4, 2015


Filed under Sport, Team Sports

FDR's Badminton team rules New York City again!!  FDR Cougars have pulled off a three-peat!  The New Dealer was lucky enough to spend a few minutes with Coach Hellman to discuss his team's "rule" over PSAL Badminton! Q: What challenges did the team overcome to win its third Championship in a row? ...

CAN THE FDR COUGARS HAVE A REPEAT THIS YEAR?

CAN THE FDR COUGARS HAVE A REPEAT THIS YEAR?

Sammy Baig, Reporter

October 4, 2015


Filed under Sport, Team Sports

This Sammy Baig, FDR's brand new sports reporter. A new semester can only mean one thing, a new season of football for the defending Bowl Champions!  This year it is kind of different, because the question is-  Can the FDR Cougars pull off a repeat this year? That’s the question that everybody is asking,...

The Decider

The Decider

Kevin Shomonov, Fantasy Football Analyst

October 4, 2015


Filed under Pro-Sports, Sport

Forget everything you thought you knew about fantasy football going into the 2015 season. Maybe not everything, but we’re only four weeks in, and there have been plenty surprises happening. Some owners already need a huge comeback, for the setbacks of the last four weeks. Don’t worry; The Decider...

Female Scholar / Athlete of the Year: Yang Zhang

Female Scholar / Athlete of the Year: Yang Zhang

Eliseo Mosso, Reporter

June 2, 2015


Filed under Female Athletes, Sport

Marking the end of the year, The New Dealer would like to commemorate a Cougar who proved to be not only a fantastic athlete, but an outstanding student as well. This year Yang Zhang proved to be the epitome of what an athlete should strive for. In playing Table Tennis, Yang remembers how her team plac...

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