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Super Bowl Hype Starting to Sweep the Middle School

December 14, 2018

Filed under National Sports

February marks Super Bowl LIII , one of the most watched events in the world. Many students in the middle school watch the Super Bowl every year and have very strong opinions on the NFL playoffs in general. Students are ver...

Calling All Spring Sport Athletes

Janine H., Staff Writer

December 12, 2018

Filed under School Sports

As the first semester wraps up, middle school students begin to prepare for spring sports. The sports offered for middle schoolers are Track and Field, Lacrosse, Baseball, Golf, Tennis, and for the eighth grade girls, JV Gymnastics. A...

Nationally Known: Westminster Squash

George M, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018

Filed under School Sports, Sports

This fall many seventh and eighth graders tried out for both the developmental and varsity squash teams. Westminster has a renowned squash program that has won many national titles in both the girls and boys divisions. “Squash...

Pigskin Picnic: An Annual Tradition

Rhodé O., Staff Writer

October 11, 2018

Filed under School Sports

The Pigskin Picnic is a beloved tradition that kicks off the school year the first week of September. In a survey taken by 128 students, about 80 percent of them did attend the Pigskin Picnic this year. It is clear that...

BatCats Off to Winning Season

Jenny J., Staff Writer

September 19, 2018

Filed under School Sports

The middle school softball team, made up of 16 players, is off to a winning season with a 9-3 record. Marist, one of the three schools who defeated the BatCats, has been tough competition, according to the players. Lia D.,...

Eighth Grade Football: Cats Reach Midseason

Ikechi A., Staff Writer

September 13, 2018

Filed under School Sports

The eighth grade football players have kicked off their season with a 2-1 start, defeating GAC 26-0 and Wesleyan 34-0. The Cats showed grit and hard work in triumphing ­­­­­over two strong teams. They played a close match...

VolleyCats Serve up a New Season

Janine H., Staff Writer

September 12, 2018

Filed under School Sports

By Janine H. The VolleyCats are in the midst of another exciting season. The Green and White teams have already played 11 games and have currently won five. This season, the VolleyCats have played many competitive schools such as St. Pius twice, Inman, So...

Falcons Ride Ridley Hype

Neil P., Staff Writer

May 10, 2018

Filed under National Sports

Every year during the end of April, the NFL hosts the draft, when a total of 256 college players join the professional team that picks them. The 2018 draft began with the first round on April 26. The second and third rounds occ...

Reed Finally Claims His First Green Jacket

Jacob F., Staff Writer

May 3, 2018

Filed under International Sports

The 2018 Masters could arguably be one of the most exciting of all time.  The race for the green jacket was tight all the way until the end with Patrick Reed coming out on top by one stroke.    Reed shot 15 under in the tournament, earning his first Masters win ...

MS Golf: Success on the Fairways

Toby L., Staff Writer

April 26, 2018

Filed under School Sports

The Middle School GolfCats out-drove the competition, and although they were not awarded green jackets of their own, they ended the season successfully, with the boys going undefeated (12-0) and the girls finishing at 4-1. The GolfCats started their season...

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