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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...

MS Fans Have High Hopes For Upcoming Season

Jae W. and Brooks P., Staff Writers

March 26, 2018

Filed under Audio, National Sports

Major League baseball starts in three days, and many people are excited to see Opening Day. People are wondering who will win the World Series this year. What teams will you be pulling for and be following? Listen to our audio...

The Madness Has Come

Will R and Reilly O, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018

Filed under Audio, National Sports

March Madness is the College Basketball Tournament at the end of the season to determine the champion of the league. Click to listen to the predictions of middle schoolers.

MS Students Still Backing Braves Despite Mistake

Reilly O., Staff Writer

February 22, 2018

Filed under National Sports

In 2017, the Atlanta Braves broke multiple signing rules. As a result they were not permitted to keep 12 of their players, nine from last year and three from this year. Braves fans in the middle school are feeling bummed but still want the best for their team. Sixth grade girl Emerson N. said, "I am disappointed, but...

MS SwordCats Wield their Wits and Swords in Memphis

Nicholas H., Staff Writer

February 22, 2018

Filed under National Sports

Did you know that in the middle school, a small group of students take up their sabers and fight a battle of wits? According to Webster’s Dictionary, fencing is the sport of fighting with swords. Two opponents face each other using a variety of different actions to score. The first person to get 15 points w...

Super Bowl LII: MS Watched the Eagles Fly

Daniel W., Staff Writer

February 14, 2018

Filed under National Sports

On February 4 at 6:30 p.m. MS students and teachers tuned in to watch Super Bowl LII, a rematch from 2004 when Eagles lost a hard-fought game 24 to 21. Eagles quarterback Nick Foles at the end of the 2016 to 2017 season seriously...

NBA’s Best Come Together for One Big Game

Jae W., Staff Writer

February 7, 2018

Filed under National Sports

With the NBA All-Star Game approaching on February 18, teams have been drafted and fans are on the edge of their seats waiting for the big game. This year the NBA All-Star game was chosen differently. The fans voted on who...

CFB Predictions for 2018-19: Who’s Next?

February 1, 2018

Filed under National Sports

  This past college football season brought a roller coaster of emotions to many teams; however, recruiting is once again giving fans hope for a trip to Santa Clara, California in 2019 for the title game. In the 2017-18 college football season, fans saw Auburn beat both ...

Nick Foles Flies the Eagles over the Pats

Neil P., Staff Writer

January 31, 2018

Filed under National Sports

On Sunday, February 4, the Philadelphia Eagles did the unthinkable by sending the New England Patriots home with a Super Bowl loss.The game was played in U.S. Bank Stadium, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, which just opened in 201...

AFC v. NFC: Battle of the Best

Daniel W., Staff Writer

January 31, 2018

Filed under National Sports

Although, the Atlanta Falcons didn’t make it to the Super Bowl, the middle school watched the Pro Bowl to observe the best Falcons players in action one more time this season including Julio Jones, Alex Mack, Deion Jones, and...

Astros Bring Joy to Houston with World Series Title

Holden S., Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

Filed under National Sports

Nobody thought the 2017 World Series could come close to the excitement level of the 2016 3-1 comeback thriller, where the Chicago Cubs won their first title in 108 years. Coming into this year’s World Series, predictions...

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