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NBA Playoffs Preview

NBA Playoffs Preview

JustinP, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2019


Filed under Sports

Eastern Conference First round: (1)Milwaukee Bucks v (8)Detroit Pistons - 4-0 MILWAUKEE BUCKS The Pistons are outmatched on all levels of  the court in this match up. And with the future MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo leading the way, there is no shot at the Pistons making it past the first round. ...

Red Raiders Vs the Cavaliers

Red Raiders Vs the Cavaliers

AaronB, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2019


Filed under Sports

Although both of these teams are seeded high in the tournament, I can say with confidence that not a lot of people planned for them to meet in the National Championship game tonight. So why you ask ? Well, let's start with the Virginia Cavaliers team. They have a coach that always seems to fly through...

Gender Inequality in Sports Broadcasting

Gender Inequality in Sports Broadcasting

ErinE, Online Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under Sports

Along with the limited amount of appearance time and the low level of pay, these women deal with extreme level of harassment on a daily basis. While, most cases have not involved sexual harassment, these women are still faced with verbal and social harassment. Stereotypes are the main way that female...

Flipping Into the Future

Flipping Into the Future

KaitlynO, Staff Reporter

April 4, 2019


Filed under Sports

The school year of 2018-2019 is coming to an end, and the graduating class of 2019 is getting ready to go off to college. Senior Hanan Vasquez is going to college for tumbling and acro, something most people would not expect. Tumbling and acro is basically a different form of cheer, involving floor, stun...

Take a Bite into the Big Apple

Take a Bite into the Big Apple

JustinP, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019


Filed under Sports

As the NBA 2019 playoffs approach,so does the 2019 NBA off season. And with that creates speculation of where the top NBA free agents will take their talents to. Last season, the hot spot for free agents was to Los Angeles where the Lakers call home. However, this off season may have a different sto...

From the Bottom to the Top

From the Bottom to the Top

CooperG, Staff Reporter

March 29, 2019


Filed under Sports

Just last year the Cleveland browns were celebrating their 0-16 season. One year later they are not only a playoff contender, but they have the chance to bring the Laramie trophy to Cleveland for the first time in Cleveland Browns history. On March 12, 2019, the Cleveland Browns traded safety Jabrill Pe...

Reeling in the Big Fish

Reeling in the Big Fish

JustinP, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2019


Filed under Opinions, Reviews, Sports

On March 19, 2019, only a few weeks after a historic deal for outfielder Bryce Harper that was worth $330 million dollars for the next 13 years to the Philadelphia Phillies, the Angel's secured Mike Trout once again.  The Los Angeles Angels made sure that they won’t lose their franchise player outf...

My NCAA March Madness Picks

My NCAA March Madness Picks

ErinE, Online Editor

March 20, 2019


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

FIRST ROUND: Duke vs NC Central/NDSU- DUKE VCU vs UCF- UCF Mississippi St. vs Liberty- MISS ST. Virginia Tech vs St. Louis- VIRGINIA TECH Maryland vs Belmont/Temple- MARYLAND LSU vs Yale- LSU Louisville vs Minnesota- LOUISVILLE Michigan St. vs Bradley- MICHIGAN ST.   Gonzaga vs FDU/PVAMU- GONZAGA ...

The Beard vs. The Greek Freak

The Beard vs. The Greek Freak

AaronB, Staff Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Houston Rockets shooting guard  James Harden (the Beard) and Milwaukee Bucks small forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (the Greek Freak) are both having the best seasons of their career and are making this MVP debate one for the ages. Harden has just finished his 32 game streak of 30 points in a row. That...

NFL v MLB

NFL v MLB

JustinP, Staff Reporter

March 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

Having the ability to be talented at a sport is impressive. However, very few people have the ability to be great at two different sports. Players like Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders are just a couple of the very few athletes that were able to excel at two different sports. Recently, a new athlete has...

Rolling to Victory

Rolling to Victory

JustinP, Staff Reporter

March 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

There is always a story behind great athletes, something that creates their passion to succeed and strive for greatness. Great examples of these people are like San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Marquise Goodwin, who became an outstanding NFL player due to the encouragement of his sister, Deja Goodwin,...

Running to Rocky Top

Running to Rocky Top

ErinE, Online Editor

March 6, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This upcoming summer, Sebastian Cooper, a senior track runner, will be heading to the University of Tennessee to pursue his dream of running college track. While it hasn’t been easy for Cooper to get where he is, he is beyond grateful that he will be fulfilling his middle school dream. Cooper started...

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