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Weirdest Sports Around the World

Weirdest Sports Around the World

Allen H., Reporter

January 15, 2019


Filed under Sports

Almost everyone on earth knows what soccer is and many people around the world know sports like basketball, football, cricket, baseball, hockey, and golf. What many people don’t know about are the uncommon, non-competitive sports, and ones that are questionable in terms of whether they should even be ...

Pro Golfer Cody Blick’s Clubs Stolen

Pro Golfer Cody Blick’s Clubs Stolen

Alan H., Reporter

January 15, 2019


Filed under Sports

Cody Blick is a professional golfer born in San Ramon, California. Blick has been playing pro golf for three years so far and is currently 25-years-old. Cody is competing in the problematic Web.com Tour. On Sunday, December 9, 2018, Cody was supposed to play in the final round of the Web.com Tour quali...

US Naval Academy in NCAA 2018

US Naval Academy in NCAA 2018

Clara S., Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

The U.S. Naval Academy, home to many naval officers, has just made history! Five years ago, Navy started their career at the bottom of the patriot league coached by Larry Bock. In 2015 they made a major upset and went to the quarter-finals, 2016, semi-finals and last year, they carried their team to the ...

Are the Clippers Legit Contenders?

Are the Clippers Legit Contenders?

William S., Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

One of the biggest surprises in the 2018-2019 NBA seasons came from the Los Angeles Clippers. They have become the first seed in the tough western conference, even though they do not have any star players. Although they are playing well, the question of can they last until the playoffs remain. The Cl...

Wayne Gretzky

Wayne Gretzky

Bryan W., Reporter

December 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

Wayne Gretzky is a Canadian hockey player born on January 26, 1961, in Brantford, Ontario, Canada. Wayne is considered by many to be one of the best, if not the best, player in history. When Gretzky was young, he spent most of his time on ice honing on his skills as a hockey player. Because of his p...

Blackhawks trade Schmaltz to Coyotes for Strome and Perlini

Blackhawks trade Schmaltz to Coyotes for Strome and Perlini

Jacqueline C., Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Chicago Blackhawks and the Arizona Coyotes are in yet another trade with one another. On November 25th, late Sunday night, the Blackhawks decided to trade forward Nick Schmaltz for other forwards Dylan Strome and Brendan Perlini of the Coyotes. Both Strome and Perlini, as well as Schmaltz are all...

Simone Biles Rocks the World Championships

Simone Biles Rocks the World Championships

Mia R., Editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

In the recent 2018 worldwide gymnastics championships, occurring from October 25 to November 3, Simone Biles won a medal in each event. She even broke a record as the first gymnast ever to win six gold medals at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, or the Worlds. This took place in Doha, Qatar,...

Can the Rams Win a Super Bowl?

Can the Rams Win a Super Bowl?

Diego G., Reporter

December 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Rams have started off the first half of the 2018-2019 NFL season with an astonishing record of 8-0. Unfortunately, the Rams suffered their first loss to the New Orleans Saints, but that still doesn’t change many NFL analysts believing that the Rams are super bowl contenders. They have tremendou...

Brigham Young University: Women’s Volleyball

Brigham Young University: Women’s Volleyball

Clara S., Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

August 31, 2018, was the turning point for Brigham Young University women’s volleyball. It was the game point in the fifth set. The crowd on the edge of their seats. Bump, set, spike! The game ends, and the Smith Fieldhouse goes wild. Everyone is thinking about the unforgettable play that just occurred.  They...

Rafael Nadal: Number One

Rafael Nadal: Number One

Darrius H., Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Rafael Nadal is currently the number one tennis player in men’s singles by the Association of Tennis Professionals and has held this rank for a maximum of 56 weeks for a total of 195 weeks. Known as the “King of Clay” because of his skill clay tennis courts Rafael is a six-foot-one Spanish tenni...

How Can Snow Affect a Football Game?

How Can Snow Affect a Football Game?

Andrew N., Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

Almost all sports games are played outside on a field with paint on the ground to know where the game lines are. Now imagine if there were snow everywhere on America’s most popular sport, football. Football is a sport which the player would have to run and not get tagged to the opponent’s end zone. O...

Protective Football Helmet Models Being Made to Prevent Concussions

Protective Football Helmet Models Being Made to Prevent Concussions

Allen E., Reporter

October 23, 2018


Filed under Sports

As time passes, people are becoming more concerned about protection in football as many reports of head trauma and concussions are being brought up. Riddell, the leading producer of football equipment, has a suburban Chicago office that is researching the best ways to create protective helmets that ...

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