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Business is Not Boomin

Business is Not Boomin

AaronB, Staff Reporter

January 14, 2019


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Antonio Brown has went from All Pro wide receiver(WR) to an All Pro diva in a matter of a few days in many eyes of Pittsburgh Steelers fans and football fans across the country. It all started with Brown not playing in the Steelers final game against the Cincinnati Bengals, after we all learned from...

The Run to Success

The Run to Success

CooperG, staff reporter

January 10, 2019


Filed under Sports

When you ask most people at Cy Woods who Craig Nowak is they will not know who he is. They don’t know how he one of the best runners in the nation, and went to Cy Woods, and they most defiantly don’t know his story.Craig Nowak born on April 20, 1994 started his amazing career at Goodson middle sc...

Clemson the new Alabama

Clemson the new Alabama

JustinP, Staff Reporter

January 9, 2019


Filed under Sports

Ahead of this highly anticipated fourth match up between the Clemson Tigers and Alabama Crimson Tide, many had their minds set on the Crimson Tide to bring out another championship trophy. But Dabo Swinney and the Tigers had other plans. The Tigers pulled the upset of the century as they demolished th...

College Football Playoffs Outlook

College Football Playoffs Outlook

CooperG, Staff Reporter

January 8, 2019


Filed under Sports

ALABAMA:   After a dominating regular season, and going undefeated, they finished being the number one seed in the college football playoffs. With Heisman runner up Tua Tagovailoa leading the Crimson Tide, they been blowing everybody out, averaging 47.9 points and 527.6 yards per game. They ar...

Jimbo Era- by the numbers

Jimbo Era- by the numbers

ErinE, Online Editor

December 17, 2018


Filed under Sports

Jimbo Fisher's first season as the Texas A&M Head Coach has almost been concluded. Take a look at the great improvements between the stats in the 2017 season (without Jimbo) and the stats in the 2018 season (with Jimbo):   Total Offensive Yards: 2018: ranked #25 in the nation with 5590 total yards 2...

My 2018 Bowl Picks

My 2018 Bowl Picks

ErinE, Online Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

New Year’s Six Games: Orange Bowl: Alabama defeats Oklahoma Cotton Bowl: Clemson defeats Notre Dame Peach Bowl: Michigan defeats Flroida Fiesta Bowl: LSU defeats UCF Rose Bowl: Ohio State defeats Washington Sugar Bowl: Georgia defeats Texas   Other Bowl Games: Ne...

The Big “Easy”

The Big “Easy”

JustinP, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

This year has been spectacular for the New Orleans Saints. First in their division and second in the entire league. After starting the season 0-1, the Saints have been unstoppable. With Hall of Famer Drew Brees, the top running back duo in Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram, and a top 5 wide receiver on...

A Lesson in Humility and Dealing with Adversity

A Lesson in Humility and Dealing with Adversity

MatthewB, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

One of the more remarkable stories of the year took place on Saturday when quarterback Jalen Hurts took over late in the game and lead the Alabama Crimson Tide to victory over the Georgia Bulldogs in the SEC Championship. It was the highly anticipated rematch of last year’s College Football Natio...

Solving the Dark Sides of Playing Football

Solving the Dark Sides of Playing Football

ErinE, Online Editor

December 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

Football in America is becoming more and more popular; approximately 1.2 million men in high school, college and the NFL strap on pads and helmets. While football is the most popular sport in America, this popularity is beginning to decline very quickly. The game is becoming more dangerous than Mixed Marti...

District 14-6A Football Awards

District 14-6A Football Awards

ErinE, Online Editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

OFFENSIVE MVP- Quarterback- Carson Danner (Sr.)   1st TEAM: Offensive Line- Ethan Agnew (Sr.) Offensive Line- Brock Gunderson (Sr.) Wide Receiver- Jake Tesch (Sr.) Halfback/Fullback- Darion Morgan (Sr.) Punter- Carson Danner (Sr.) Kicker- Gustavo Olmedo (Sr.)  ...

A Game for the Ages

A Game for the Ages

ErinE, Online Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Nov. 24- Kyle Field. Aggies. Tigers. 6:30 p.m. Game time. The Aggies of Texas A&M faced the seventh ranked Tigers of LSU. Going into the game, everyone knew that A&M had not beat LSU since 1995, so the stakes were high for this game. With the Aggies being predicted to lose, they went into game as...

BIG 3 IN PHILLY

BIG 3 IN PHILLY

CooperG, Staff Reporter

November 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

After a quiet off season for the Philadelphia 76ers, they made the biggest trade of the regular season acquiring All-star Jimmy Butler,and Justin Patton for Jerryd Bayless ,Dario Saric, Robert Covington, and a 2022 second round pick .This is a much needed trade for the 76ers who are starting of the y...

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