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Laila Ali, a legend in her own right

Laila Ali, a legend in her own right

Shravani Daptardar, Senior Editor February 9, 2021

Many might know the name Laila Ali, as the daughter of the former famous boxer Muhmammad Ali, but many might not see her as someone who made a name for herself in Women’s Boxing, is a great cook who...

The inspiring career of Bill Russell, both on and off the court

The inspiring career of Bill Russell, both on and off the court

Matt Kilmer, Staff Reporter February 9, 2021

From his days at the University of San Francisco, to his legendary career as a Boston Celtic, Bill Russell has had a long lasting impact from his actions and words on and off the court, and will forever...

NFC championship game Buccaneers 31 Packers 26

NFC championship game Buccaneers 31 Packers 26

Aaron Smith, Staff Reporter January 29, 2021

Sunday January 24th marked the matchup between the Green Bay Packers and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. For Tom Brady his 14th championship game and with his new team in his first year, he takes the Buccaneers...

The NFL tackles COVID-19

The NFL tackles COVID-19

Aaron Smith, Staff Reporter December 15, 2020

The NFL has had to make changes to their COVID-19 protocols including several teams having to cancel their games and play them on later dates due to their spike in Covid cases.  The Pittsburgh Steelers...

Miami Heat's season turns to an unexpected success

Miami Heat’s season turns to an unexpected success

Julia Kropo, Staff Reporter October 27, 2020

At the beginning of the season, choosing Miami Heat as the Eastern Conference champions would've been considered crazy. In the 2018-2019 NBA season, the Heat found themselves missing the playoffs and placing...

Los Angeles Lakers lose their chance of winning the title against the Miami Heat

Los Angeles Lakers lose their chance of winning the title against the Miami Heat

Aaron Smith, Staff Reporter October 26, 2020

After Game 5 of the NBA Finals with the Los Angeles Lakers leading the Miami Heat 3-1 in the series, the Lakers had a chance to capture that elusive title they've been thirsting for for years.  They...

Alex Smith returns to NFL action close to two years since his gruesome leg injury

Alex Smith returns to NFL action close to two years since his gruesome leg injury

Matt Kilmer, Staff Reporter October 26, 2020

Landover, Md.-- Alex Smith finally returned to an NFL field on Sunday, defying the odds of his 2018 leg injury.  He ran the offense for the Washington Football Team after starter Kyle Allen exited the...

NFL responds to positive COVID cases

NFL responds to positive COVID cases

Thomas Barry, Staff Reporter October 26, 2020

The NFL had to juggle several teams’ schedules last Sunday after the New England Patriots and the Tennessee Titans had multiple positive tests of Coronavirus across their facilities recently.  These...

Dec 4, 2019; Boston, MA, USA; Miami Heat guard Jimmy Butler (22) is guarded by Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum (0) during the first half at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

Boston crumbles in fourth, falls to Miami in a grueling six game series

Matt Kilmer , Staff Reporter October 12, 2020

Lake Buena Vista Fla.-- If the NBA Bubble has shown us anything in the last few months, it’s that things are far from normal.  The Eastern Conference Finals showed much of the same, with the five seeded...

Muslim athlete gets disqualified before a volleyball game for wearing her hijab

Muslim athlete gets disqualified before a volleyball game for wearing her hijab

Madison Pape, Staff Reporter October 12, 2020

On September 15, 2020 high schooler Najah Aqeel was disqualified from her volleyball game for wearing her hijab at Valor Collegiate Prep in Nashville, Tennessee. The referee would not let her play before...

Professional athletes stand against racism

Professional athletes stand against racism

Shravani Daptardar, Editor September 29, 2020

Across the country, the sports world has been taking a stand against racism and police brutality. Right after the shooting of Jacob Blake, who was shot seven times by the police in Kenosha, Wisconsin on...

Let's celebrate the first woman to coach in MLB, Alyssa Nakken

Let’s celebrate the first woman to coach in MLB, Alyssa Nakken

Ryan Maguire, Staff Reporter March 10, 2020

A few weeks before the beginning of Women’s History Month, the San Francisco Giants announced that they would be naming Alyssa Nakken as their assistant coach. This hiring was the first of its kind,...

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