New softball coach leads team

Softball starts up a new year.  After a successful season last year winning conference the Lady Devils begin this year with a new coach.  Chauncey Stacy, the JV head coach from last year, takes the team by the reins this year with a team of mostly juniors and seniors. “The only thing different from last […]

Featured athlete: Tess Debruyn

What positions do you play? I’m primarily a pitcher, but sometimes I play first. Why do you play those positions? I started pitching because my sister’s old high school coach forced me. Favorite food? Cheese quesadillas. Favorite Music? All things country. Favorite Movie? My favorite movie is Step Brothers. What are your goals for the […]

Melissa Gutwein enters her last sectional

What events do you swim? 100 Breaststroke 100 Butterfly   Favorite food, book, song? Wheat Thins, Harry Potter series, Do My Thang by Miley Cyrus   Do you swim outside of the sport? Year round with a club, Boilermaker Aquatics   What do you plan to accomplish this season? Win Sectionals in the 100 Breaststroke […]

Track season takes off

With over eighty participants, the track team is filled with students from different grades, clubs, and sports.  Mr. Joest, one of the coaches, explains, “You’ve got athletes from every fall and winter sport.” Sarah Waters ’15 is one of the athletes who plays multiple sports.  She plays soccer in the fall and does track in […]

Top sports movies of the 21st century

Throughout the 21st century there have been plenty of great movies that have captivated their audiences and spread like wildfire.  Some of these movies are sports movies, which is why it seems fitting to show off the best that the sports category has to offer.  WARNING: SPOILERS! Moneyball: Based on the true story of the […]

NFL season has come to a close

The NFL season always has great story lines and this past season was no different. -Ndamukong Suh: Every year Ndamukong Suh sparks controversy with his often wild  antics around the football field. Over the course of his career he has been fined $420,669 by the NFL and suspended once for two games resulting in the loss […]

Featured athlete: C(K)asey^2

Casey and Kasey are very astounding athletes that for the most of the year have to balance school and sports. Casey Crosser is a three sport athlete, which means that for the whole year he has to take part of this balancing act. “It goes practice until 6 and then the second I get home […]

Indoor soccer keeps players sharp

Legacy Sports Club has become a great place to not only stay in shape for the soccer season, but have tons of fun doing it.  Their indoor field accommodates adult, high school, and youth leagues ranging from competitive to social along with their own training sessions. “It has become so popular because it is so […]

Football is in trouble

Football,  as both an institution and a sport, is under attack. Notable players, such as Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson, have been suspended due to separate allegations of abuse to family members. Old Football players are suing the National Football League for the damage to their bodies that has left them helpless in old age. […]

Wrestling season has begun

The wrestling team begins their new season with a dedication to succeed. Head Coach Rosemond says of the “26 guys on the team, 24 do at least one other sport,” he went on to explain some even do two other sports. Dylan Trent ’16 is one of the athletes on the team who plays more […]

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