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A Grand Slam Season Underway for MS Boys Tennis

March 31, 2017

Filed under School Sports, Sports

The middle school boys tennis team is one of the best in its league. In the past two years, only one game has been lost in total, and with the 2017 tennis season now in full swing, the boys are planning to start a new winning streak. This year brings some new changes. The bo...

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...

MS TrackCats Take Their Mark

Daniel V., Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

Filed under School Sports, Sports

Every year fast Westminster students gather in the spring to run track. This year they have a very strong team and are looking forward to a good season. Jim Falcetti, a coach for the middle school track team, said, “I’m...

Girls Tennis Preview

Samantha F., Staff Writer

February 6, 2017

Filed under School Sports, Sports

The tennis season starts at the end of January and ends in early May. Each year, around 25 girls try out for the team and around 12 or 14 make it. There is a mixture of new and returning players each year from grades seven and...

Ready to hit the fields: Middle School Girls Soccer Preview

Olivia H., Staff Writer

February 6, 2017

Filed under School Sports, Sports

Photo by Trish Hazlehurst As all winter sports are wrapping up, the middle school’s girls soccer teams are just starting. Their tryouts are from February 10-12, and the girls and coaches are starting to prepare for their best ...

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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