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Nike Gives NBA New Swagger

Holden S., Staff Writer

September 21, 2017

Filed under National Sports

After the 2016-17 NBA season, the 10-year Adidas contract with the NBA was up. Nike immediately jumped on this with intentions of becoming a sponsor of one of the World’s best businesses. The last time Nike sponsored the NBA was 2004, but now they are trying to go ab...

Seventh Grade Football: A Sweaty Start to The School Year

September 18, 2017

Filed under School Sports

  Photo by Wyatt L. Seventh graders get ready for their game against Blessed Trinity. Enduring two weeks of rain, mud, storms and hard work before school even started, the seventh grade boys football team played it...

Fantasy Football Fanatics in the Middle School

Cavan T., Staff Writer

September 15, 2017

Filed under National Sports

Just one week into the start of the regular season games, students around the middle school are talking about the 2017-18 NFL fantasy football season. Who is the best team? Who is the best player? Who will win the playoffs? In...

From Varsity Football to Squash, Which is Your Favorite?

Ann Wright G., Staff Writer

September 8, 2017

Filed under School Sports

Is it possible to count the number of athletic teams offered here at Westminster? There is football, squash, crew, and a lot more in between. There are many opportunities to spectate these sports, but some have spirit nights,...

First Thoughts on the Breathtaking Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Holden S., Staff Writer

September 8, 2017

Filed under National Sports

As fans entered the doors of Mercedes-Benz Stadium on August 26, the first thing they notice when entering is the 63,800-square foot halo board. “It was amazing, I couldn’t believe how clear it was. It was as clear as if...

NFL Injuries and Suspensions Impact the Season

William M., Staff Writer

September 8, 2017

Filed under National Sports

Photo by William M. NFL players, coaches, and fans are getting pumped up for the upcoming NFL season. But players with injuries and suspensions bring up daunting questions: Who will start? Will his suspension be cleared? When will he be better? Will this team lose...

A Middle School Look at Turner Field vs. SunTrust Park

Helen M., Staff Writer

September 8, 2017

Filed under National Sports

Photo taken by Sarina D. of SunTrust Park Ever since the new stadium for the local baseball team the Atlanta Braves was built, many compare the new SunTrust Park to the old Turner Field. Sarina D., an eighth grader, has been to both the old and the new stadi...

Eighth Grade Football Squeaks Out Win

Thomas E., staff writer

September 8, 2017

Filed under School Sports

On August 30, through the rain and the mud, the eighth grade football team played one of its seven games here at Westminster and ended up winning 19-7. Although the team won, they still have many places to places to improve. Coac...

Eighth Grade Volleyball: Off to a 6-4 Start

Allie G., Staff Writer

September 7, 2017

Filed under School Sports

The eighth grade volleyball team is a team that many people want to be a part of, whether as a player or a dedicated fan. The girls are very excited for all the events that come along with the season. Not only do the girls love the sport, but they really enjoy the fo...

Crossing the Finish Line: MS Track Finishes Strong at State

Teja G. and Sai T.

May 17, 2017

Filed under Audio, Multimedia, School Sports, Sports

The MS track and field team has no shortage of talent. The boys and girls performed well during the main season, but their last challenge was the State MS Track and Field Meet. The athletes and coaches prepared and trained hard...

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