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Dunbar’s Season Ending Loss to Lafayette

Dunbar’s Season Ending Loss to Lafayette

May 27, 2019

The Dunbar varsity baseball team faced the Lafayette Generals in a district game which decided the fate of the season. After all 7 innings, the Bulldogs were handed a tough and upsetting 2-1 loss. Both teams starting out slow and scoreless until the third inning when Josh Cunningham hit a double. The Generals were down by 1, in hope to recover in the bottom of the third. They achieved this through...

Is Trevor Lawrence The Next GOAT?

Is Trevor Lawrence The Next GOAT?

May 19, 2019

Trevor Lawrence had an amazing freshman season at Clemson. He won a National Championship, had 3280 yards passing, 30 touchdowns, and only threw 4 picks. Some people have even gone as far as to say he would have been the #1 overall pick in this year's NFL Draft. But is Lawrence really the next Greatest Of All Time? He wasn't a Heisman Trophy finalist this year but had close stats with 1 of th...

NBA Lottery Preview

NBA Lottery Preview

May 15, 2019

As the NBA Lottery has passed, the Pelicans are on the clock. Will Zion be enough to keep Anthony Davis in New Orleans? Can Ja Morant be the next best point guard in the league? Pick #1 New Orleans Pelicans- Zion Williamson, Duke University: As expected, Zion Williamson will be the first pick in the draft. His freakish athleticism, ability to put the ball on the floor, and his will to take it to t...

Bulldogs Take Down Commodores

Bulldogs Take Down Commodores

May 7, 2019

#10, Junior, Melisa Nelson started the game off by pitching. In centerfield, #23, Sophomore, Jasmine Delira got the first out by catching a fly ball. A strikeout by #10 is what got us the second out of the 1st inning. #10, the pitcher, threw 4 balls and walked the batter. #10, struck out the Tates Creek batter, getting the third out. Starting the bottom of the 1st inning was #6, Senior, Bailey Con...

An Ice Hockey Team in Africa

An Ice Hockey Team in Africa

May 5, 2019

Being the only hockey team, they don't have opponents, so they play against themselves. However, once the team was flown to Canada to play in a game with NHL stars Sidney Crosby and Nathan MacKinnon. The game footage was produced into a video called The Away Game. Beforehand, they would tape pieces of couch cushion to their bodies for protection, so after that match, the team returned to Kenya...

They’re Crazy, They’re Stupid, and They’re on The Clock

They’re Crazy, They’re Stupid, and They’re on The Clock

April 26, 2019

The First round was full of picks that were completely idiotic. There were players who weren't anywhere near first round talents taken high, players falling that should have been higher, and players who weren't taken that were the top at their position. The first of these picks came from the Arizona Cardinals at the #1 overall pick. They selected quarterback Kyler Murray and didn't trade away their other quarterback Josh Ro...

Kansas City: Getting Over the Hill

Kansas City: Getting Over the Hill

April 26, 2019

After an 11-minute long audio recording was found, the case against star wide receiver Tyreek Hill reopened. The tape featured Hill and his fiancée,  Crystal Espinal, as well as their 3-year-old son. On the tape, Espinal asks what happened to their son's arm and he responded with, "Daddy did it." When Hill heard his son he said to Espinal, "You need to be terrified of me, too, b***h." Hill h...

San Jose Sharks’ Historic Play

San Jose Sharks’ Historic Play

April 25, 2019

The Vegas Golden Knights upped 3-0 over the San Jose Sharks with 11 minutes left in the third period when the Knights' Cody Eakin delivered a cross-check to the center chest of Sharks' captain Joe Pavelski. After review, Cody Eakin was ejected and the Knights were given a 5-minute major penalty. Pavelski was left bleeding on the ice after falling to the ice and slamming the right side of his head. This...

Tampa Bay Lightning’s Unexpected Loss

Tampa Bay Lightning’s Unexpected Loss

April 23, 2019

The Tampa Bay Lightning were awarded the President's Trophy this season, given to the team with the most points at the end of the season. The points are comprised of a team's total amounts of wins, OT appearances and losses. The Lightning held the top record with 62 wins, 16 losses and 17 OT results with o nly 4 losses. The team was on pace to set the most wins in a season record with 63, but they,...

Tiger Woods’ Path Back to the Top

Tiger Woods’ Path Back to the Top

April 20, 2019

There’s nothing better than coming back from multiple injuries and winning the Masters. Especially when you have had lots of people criticizing the decisions you've made. That didn’t stop one of the best to come back better than ever and win his 15th major title: Tiger Woods. He crashed his car into a fire hydrant when driving from his home in Florida in the early hours of 27 November 2009, citin...

Russell Wilson Overpaid and Overhyped

Russell Wilson Overpaid and Overhyped

April 19, 2019

Russell Wilson is now the highest paid player in NFL history, with his new deal being for 4 years, $140 million, and $107 million of that amount guaranteed. This was a horrible move for the Seahawks, however. Wilson is overhyped and, now, overpaid. Wilson was below average this past season, ranked the 20th best quarterback in the league. While he was a Pro Bowl level quarterback he only averaged 215.5 yards a game, and only had 3448 total y...

Dwyane Wade: More Than Just Basketball

April 19, 2019

NBA legend Dwyane Wade played his last game on April 10 for the Miami Heat against the Brooklyn Nets. This game was highly significant for Wade, as he would make no post-season appearances. As soon as he walked off the court, he had completed his last professional game of basketball. Despite the fact that the game was not a win for the Heat, Wade still put out a good performance scoring 25 poi...