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Butker Moves From Wildcat to Yellow Jacket to Panther

Daniel V., Staff Writer

May 5, 2017

Filed under National Sports, School Sports

Last weekend, Westminster’s very own Harrison Butker ‘13 was drafted by the Carolina Panthers as the 233rd overall pick during the seventh round of the NFL draft. One article said Graham Gano, the Panthers current starting...

NBA MVP Race 2017: Individual Award or Team Award

Andrew D. and Daniel V.

April 12, 2017

Filed under Audio, National Sports

In this audio story, we interview students and faculty about who will win the NBA MVP this year.  Asking them what should be more important to winning the award with one contender Russel Westbrook averaging a Triple Double, and...

A Streak Shattered

Kiran G., Staff Writer

April 10, 2017

Filed under National Sports, Sports

University of Connecticut Women’s Basketball has been making history for the past two and a half years. The team racked up a record-high 111 wins in a row, having not lost a single game since November 2014. Although thought...

NFL Free Agency Frenzy

Daniel V., Staff Writer

April 3, 2017

Filed under National Sports, Sports

Every year game-changing decisions are made in the offseason with new faces in new places. This year hasn’t disappointed. The Falcons are looking to make another playoff run after signing the six-foot-three, 346-pound defensive tackle, Dontari Poe. Andrew D., an eighth-...

Atlanta, United at Last

Aidan H., Staff Writer

March 20, 2017

Filed under National Sports, Sports

On March 5, Atlanta United opened its inaugural season with a game against the New York Red Bulls at Bobby Dodd Stadium. The stadium was completely sold out with about 55,000 fans attending the game. Atlanta got off to a fast...

Bracket Madness

Russell W., Staff Writer

March 15, 2017

Filed under National Sports

As the month of March rolls around, many basketball fans await for the 64 best NCAA teams to face off in the Men’s College Basketball tournament. On March 12, the official brackets were released to the public. The fans are making their picks, with a 1 in 9,223,3...

30 Teams, 162 Games: A New Year for Major League Baseball

Ben M., Staff Writer

March 13, 2017

Filed under National Sports, Sports

2007 MLB All-Star Home Run Derby. Photographer. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016.  As Spring approaches, that can mean only one thing for millions of people across the United States: baseb...

March Madness Preview

Daniel V. and Trip M.

March 3, 2017

Filed under Audio, National Sports

The College Basketball regular season is almost wrapped up and March Madness is around the corner! You can feel the hype in the middle school. In this story we will be interviewing teachers and students in the middle school!

Super Advertisements at the Super Bowl

Anand S. and Connor L.

February 15, 2017

Filed under Audio, National Sports, Pop Culture

Courtesy of Alan Siegel What were the best Super Bowl commercials this year? We interviewed students and teachers about their opinions on the best Super Bowl advertisements. Listen to find more!...

Eighth Grade Boys Basketball Season Conclusion

William Brougher, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

Filed under National Sports

   Eighth Grade Boys Basketball Season Conclusion Photo Courtesy of WCAT As spring sports begin, winter sports are wrapping up their seasons with region playoffs. The eighth grade boys basketball team gave a strong...

Falcons Rise to Super Bowl LI

Russell W., Staff Writer

February 3, 2017

Filed under National Sports, Sports

Photo Courtesy of Heather Karvis The city of Atlanta awaits Sunday, February 5, when the Atlanta Falcons take on the New England Patriots in one of the most watched sports event in history: the Super Bowl. The Falcons ...

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