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Dedication pushes swim team to first conference championship win

Dedication pushes swim team to first conference championship win

Ryanne Howard, Co-Editor-In-Cheif

February 14, 2019


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“We got faster, we all improved a lot. Even though we lost some good swimmers we gain[ed] some good swimmers too. This year we have some really good swimmers, it allows us to score more points,” Brown said.

Wolverines elevate to reach an extraordinary mid-season record

Wolverines elevate to reach an extraordinary mid-season record

Jasmine Wilson-Johnson, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019


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“We have the physical tools to beat anybody in the state, but it's a mental aspect of whether we are going to dial in and do it collectively.” - Assistant Coach Trent Wilson Sr.

Tampering in the NBA

Tampering in the NBA

Elijah Shabazz, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019


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“They can’t control me at all, and I play by the rules”, -LeBron James

Wakefield wrestling handles new changes

Wakefield wrestling handles new changes

Anthony Howard, Co-Editor-In-Chief

December 19, 2018


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At the start of a new season, Wakefield’s wrestling team begins to grapple with the introduction of new members and a new head coach. Beginning to understand the terminology of wrestling is one obstacle, but trying to educate various athletes of the sport is another. With only three athletes ret...

Wakefield’s indoor track and field team doesn’t need wings to fly

Wakefield’s indoor track and field team doesn’t need wings to fly

Abigail Mosher, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018


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Hurdles, shot put and sprints, oh my! Wakefield hit the ground running in their first meet of the season on Thursday, Nov 29, 2018. Student-athletes placed in the top five in all running categories, making their four coaches proud. “We pretty much dominate in speed categories,” Coach Joseph ...

The urge to dominate fuels the Wakefield Women’s basketball team

The urge to dominate fuels the Wakefield Women’s basketball team

Elijah Shabazz

December 17, 2018


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“I believe that if we do what we are supposed to do then nobody can stop us besides ourselves.” -Coach Williams

What makes the Dallas Cowboys America’s team?

What makes the Dallas Cowboys America’s team?

Jasmine Wilson-Johnson, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


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“They appear on television so often that their faces are as familiar to the public as presidents and movie stars. They are the Dallas Cowboys, America’s Team,” John Facenda said.

Gymnastics team leaps into another great season

Gymnastics team leaps into another great season

Jasmine Wilson-Johnson, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018


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“We all get along really well and are super supportive of each other.” - Nicole Jester

Wakefield student athletes sign for universities

Wakefield student athletes sign for universities

Angelina Ramirez, News Editor

December 3, 2018


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Some of Wakefield High School’s best athletes recently signed for colleges on Wednesday, Nov. 14. Overall, eight students sat at that stand, clicked the pen and signed a document that is going to pave the way for their athletic futures to thrive. Two students from our men’s swim team, two students...

The double standard in professional sports

The double standard in professional sports

Elijah Shabazz, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


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"No matter how big you can become in America, no matter how much influence you think you got or do have, if you're African-American, it doesn't matter," -LeBron James

Men’s soccer has best season in five years

Men’s soccer has best season in five years

Ryanne Howard, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

“I’m proud of everyone on the team for keeping it together,” Sharif said. “They put a positive mentality to the situation towards the year.”

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