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Cheerleaders need cheering too

JV cheer squad circles up awaiting awards after their first invitational.

Sarah Borton, Reporter

November 20, 2017

Crisp, autumn Friday nights under the lights.  The fans, the team, the staff, and the cheerleaders.  An image just popped into your head, didn’t it?  If one of them were missing, it doesn’t seem in place.  For example, the cheerleaders, if they weren’t there, who would the audience watch in-between...

Allied soccer team wins another championship

The allied soccer team celebrates another victory. They enjoyed playing at the pumpkin bowl and hope to win next year.

Anna Jerrems, Reporter

November 8, 2017

The Allied soccer team attended the pumpkin bowl on Nov. 7 at Franklin High school. The team won all four games, securing the championship. The group of students became unified under Coach Rhoads' guidance and encouragement. The players' enthusiasm for the sport was evident by their communication...

To run strongly, you must think strongly

Emily Francis('19) and Nicole Burkowski ('18) push each other to finish the race. The cross country team won counties this year.

Nicole Burkoski, Reporter

November 8, 2017

I have had plenty of experience not only with athletics but with challenges of mental health. Last year was one of the hardest times I have faced throughout my life. I attempted to continue my regular life by attending school and continuing my running but I realized not being in the right state of...

Fall sports injury update

Emily McNicholas, Reporter

October 25, 2017

Who:  Nick Moore (’19) Injury:  Broken left collar bone What Happened:  While running for a touchdown during varsity football practice, Moore was tackled by a teammate.  He landed on his left shoulder and later found out he had broken his collar bone. Coach Evans Says:  “Nick had a...

All about the money: NCAA vs athletes

Brady McGee, Reporter

October 23, 2017

“At some schools, summer vacation is only seven to 10 days.” So says late Auburn football player Phil Lutzenkirchen in an article written online for SBNATION, in which he discusses the off-season for college athletes. Other schools may allow two to three weeks for summer break, which is hardly...

Increases in turf burn leads to infection

The turf has multiple divots, rips, and holes. This exposes athletes to harmful infections and diseases.

Max Herbkersman, Reporter

October 23, 2017

There are multiple new rules in these upcoming and past seasons added to the National Federation of State High School Associations that athletes feel are very unnecessary, have no effect, don’t make sense, don’t relate to the sport and do not impact the play of the game. Rule 6-5-2 on the NHSH...

Goalie Camryn Kelbaugh dominates in field hockey

Kelbaugh stretches to cover the far post in a regular season match up.

Mark Suchy, Sports Editor

October 23, 2017

Field hockey has been a major part of Camryn Kelbaugh’s (’18) entire life. She first began playing the sport in fourth grade, and now the varsity goalie practices up to six times a week during the season and four times a week in the offseason. “I really enjoy the competitiveness of the sport...

The NFL anthem debate: NFL players have the right to kneel

Mark Suchy, Reporter

October 18, 2017

I would like to preface this article by stating: I stand for the Star Spangled Banner, I support our troops, and I am incredibly proud to be American. However I find myself even more thankful and blessed to be American during times like these; when the nation is divided over their stance on players...

Look back at the NFL 10 years ago

Brady McGee, Reporter

October 18, 2017

10 years ago, the NFL landscape looked a lot different. Here’s a glimpse back at some of the biggest turnarounds from 2007 to now. Los Angeles Rams             2007- The first very noticeable change for the Rams doesn’t even relate to their on-the-field play; they were the St. Louis Ram...

The NFL anthem debate: you should stand for the anthem

Bess Tiller, Reporter

October 18, 2017

Recent events in the NFL has sparked conversation about what is the acceptable way to act during the playing of our National Anthem. Notice how I refer to the song as ours. The National Anthem symbolizes unity. No matter what police brutality is occurring in the country, or where our troops are work...

NBA off-season moves

Brady McGee ('18) , was in awe when he heard about the Kyrie Irving trade.

Max Herbkersman, Repoter

October 12, 2017

This past off-season for the NBA was hectic. Tons of big name player moved all around, reshaping the NBA. It all started on July 7 2016. One of the top players in the league, Kevin Durant signed with the Golden State Warriors. The Warriors had just come off a record breaking season winning 73 games....

Robertson sets PR at Pikesville meet

Jacob Robertson ('21) runs in the Winters Mill Cross Country Meet. Robertson set a personal record of 22 minutes and 24.9 seconds for the 5000 meter race.

Will Amos, Reporter

September 29, 2017