• About Jesaias Benitez

    Sophomore Jesaias Benitez is entering his second year at The Blue and Gold. This year he will be taking on the role of a lead sports reporter. Benitez’s parents are originally from El Salvador and moved to the United States. Benitez was born in New York where he went to elementary school and spent most of his childhood. Benitez’s parents decided to move to Malden in 2011 when Jesaias was ten and went to middle school at The Beebe School. He considers himself a friendly, creative, and energetic person who enjoys hanging out with his friends. One of his favorite hobbies is photography which he continues to learn more about in the Blue and Gold class, where it has taught him to use different softwares such as Photoshop and Indesign. Benitez is excited for a new year where he is able to be a leader and mentor new students who joined the class.

    Crew: Start of the Season

    by  • April 5, 2017 • Homepage, Sports • 0 Comments

    Over the weeks, a lot has been going on with Malden High School’s spring sports. Like most of the other teams, the school’s crew team has been working endlessly to prepare themselves not only for a great season, but also to set the bar higher for their first meet. Setting the bar higher will...

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    Crew Profile: Santiago Portillo

    by  • March 9, 2017 • Homepage, Sports • 0 Comments

    As spring sports are right around the corner, the crew team has taken on the season early. On March 1st the team held their first tryout for the season. It consisted of several new members as well as returning members. One of the returning members, sophomore Santiago Portillo has been on the team since...

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    Girls Basketball: Season Comes to an End

    by  • February 14, 2017 • Homepage, Sports • 0 Comments

    BY JESAIAS BENITEZ & EMRAUDE BONNET  Malden High School’s girls basketball team has definitely improved from their last season and really proved their placement here at MHS. The team had many more wins on their table then last season. They definitely left a lasting impression on the teams they played against for the last...

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    Girls Basketball Profile: Tiffany Tortora

    by  • February 6, 2017 • Athlete Profiles, Homepage, Sports • 0 Comments

    Growing up, junior Tiffany Tortora enjoyed playing basketball. Attending Malden Youth basketball weekly. After Tortora finished Malden Youth, she was able to move forward and start her high school basketball career. Playing since her freshman year as center position, she has “learn experiences, success as well as failures, and most of all unforgettable memories.”...

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    Girls Basketball Season Starts

    by  • December 13, 2016 • Sports • 0 Comments

    BY JESAIAS BENITEZ & EMRAUDE BONNET Last season, the girls varsity basketball team at Malden High School had an experience filled with ups and downs, finishing the season with an overall record of 1-8. Even though their record wasn’t what they hoped for, they were successful in many different aspects of the game. This...

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    Girls Soccer: Senior Night vs. Medford Game Recap

    by  • October 31, 2016 • Homepage, Sports • 0 Comments

    Annually, Malden High School, along with its athletics department, holds multiple events for each sport. Some new events include concussion awareness assemblies, pink out games for breast cancer awareness, and also senior nights. Every year, MHS’ sports teams prepare to say farewell for graduating senior athletes. One of these teams is the girls soccer...

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    Girls Soccer: Malden vs Melrose Game Recap

    by  • September 29, 2016 • Sports • 0 Comments

    On September 24, 2016 Malden High School’s girls soccer along with many other sports took the field at Pinebanks. Malden started the game at twelve o’clock which allowed the first goal to be scored by junior Izabelly Barros at the five minute mark. After the first goal, Melrose caught up to Malden High, keeping...

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    New Teacher Profile: Julia Stevens

    by  • September 21, 2016 • Homepage, Local, New Teachers • 1 Comment

    BY REBECA PEREIRA, MICHELLE YIN AND JESAIAS BENITEZ  The start of a new school year brings new students and staff members. Julia Stevens, a new staff member, has joined Malden High School science department to teach chemistry to sophomores. Previously, Stevens was a student teacher at the John D. O’Brien School, located in Boston, making this...

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