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What Is Tennis?

What Is Tennis?

Noah K., Reporter

December 19, 2019

Tennis courts were invented in England way back in the 16th century by King Henry VIII, and the first tennis racquet was invented in Italy in 1583. Tennis is a game in which 2-4 players (singles or doubles) play against each other in even numbers of teams. They play on a court with a baseline or a li...

Lakers Big Success in 2019-2020 Season

Lakers Big Success in 2019-2020 Season

Diego G., Editor

December 19, 2019

A few years ago, the Lakers were in a rebuilding age, not placing well in their conference at all. They weren’t expected to sign any big players, but then in the summer of 2018, the Lakers made one of the biggest moves in franchise history. They signed Lebron James, arguably the best basketball pl...

Shaquille O’Neal Spotlight

Shaquille O’Neal Spotlight

Andrew S., Reporter

December 17, 2019

On March 6, 1982, a basketball legend was born. On that day, future basketball star Shaquille O’Neal was born. Shaquille, also known as “Shaq”, had somewhat of a rough childhood, going through some tough times during his youthful years. When O’Neal was just a tiny little infant, his dad, Joseph ...

The Problem with the Jacksonville Jaguars

The Problem with the Jacksonville Jaguars

Caden S., Editor

December 17, 2019

Throughout 52 Super Bowls, only 12 teams have not lifted the Lombardi trophy. Among those 12, there are only 4 teams that have never even reached the Super Bowl. Those teams are, the Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, Cleveland Browns, and last and least the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Texans get an excuse since ...

The Man. The Myth. The Beard.

The Man. The Myth. The Beard.

Ethan Y., Editor

November 20, 2019

James Harden, also known as “The Beard”, is a 30-year-old professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA) He is currently playing for the Houston Rockets. He is known for his stellar skill to score high points that help his team in crucial matches and is one of the best ...

History of the Lakers

History of the Lakers

Ben V., Reporter

November 20, 2019

Many basketball teams have achieved greatness and even turned into mega organizations, but one of the most popular and loved ones is the Los Angeles Lakers. The Los Angeles Lakers have competed in NBA championships, winning 16 out of the 31 times they have gone to the finals. With the Lakers being t...

Breaking 2 Hours

Breaking 2 Hours

Ethan J., Reporter

November 5, 2019

Eluid Kipchoge is a professional runner that runs at an insane speed, but at a certain pace. Eluid was born on November 5, 1984 in Kenya, Africa. Everyday as a kid, Eluid said “he would always run 10 miles every day since his school was always 5 miles away.” No matter how hot, cold, or rainy it was,...

Astros History

Astros History

Zachary T., Reporter

November 4, 2019

The Astros have been around in the MLB for a long time now. The team started with the name, Colt .45s in 1962 when they first entered the league. They changed their name to the Houston Astros in 1965 because they thought it would signify and a new step in Houston baseball. They went many years without...

MLB Playoffs

MLB Playoffs

Diego G., Editor

October 31, 2019

Every year, ten baseball teams compete to be the best MLB team in the league. Three teams from each side of the league (American and National League) go straight to the division series. The other four teams come from the two teams that didn’t win the division. Other than the standings in each indi...

California’s College Sports Pay Law

California’s College Sports Pay Law

Amrit R., Editor

October 29, 2019

  California has a new law targeted towards college athletes in California. The law consists of many reasons/details that are helping the eligibility for college athletes to get paid. Though California thinks that this law is good for the state, the NCAA has always insisted that college athletes,...

Stephen Curry Spotlight

Stephen Curry Spotlight

Celine K., Reporter

October 9, 2019

Born in 1998, March 14, Wardell Stephen Curry II is a 31-year-old professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors. Ever since he was a boy, Curry dreamed of playing basketball like his father, Dell Curry. This dream became a reality for him, and Steph, short for Stephen, has led his team...

What is the Champions League?

What is the Champions League?

Samuel T., Reporter

October 8, 2019

In Europe, there are many big competitions or tournaments for sports. One of the most significant matches between teams in the Champions League. This big competition is between many famous football/soccer teams in Europe. Some of them include big clubs such as Juventus, FC Barcelona, Real Madrid, PSG...

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