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Boys swimming team success motivates girls team

hala hamid, reporter

March 10, 2014

Facing a pool of clear blue water, sophomore Ethan Kallenberger appears deadly calm. In the moments leading up to swim meets, Kallenberger does his best to get his mind off the race and relax. “I try to talk to people …  I j...

Taking Flight: Lady Firebirds Soar Above Competition

Jake Stegall, Reporter

February 28, 2013

  In the middle of a game during the three day long Winter Classic, senior A’liyah Rogers stood up from the bench, lowered her shorts, and casually removed the ACE bandage that had been wrapped around her groin....

Sex in Society

Sex in Society

February 26, 2013

The Life and Times of Title IX

kyra haas, Reporter

December 10, 2012

In 1975, Linda Wedge’s sister Rose made a monumental transition from playing church youth league basketball to playing varsity for her school. She was one of the first girls to don a jersey for her school, or for any school i...

Tunes and Trends- Sam

sam boatright, reporter

January 20, 2012

2011: Top 10 Albums: 1. Father, Son, Holy Ghost- Girls '60s rock'n'roll, San Franciscan style; earnest, melodic and beautiful. Girls brings the sun and the shade on their amazing second full-length record. 2. Portamento- The...

First Words of Fashion

kimberly messineo, reporter

January 20, 2012

The new year has made its entrance, and the fashion reports are in.  Neon colors and animal prints have been booted away, replaced by hats, neutral colors and flower prints. According to the January 2012 issue of “Real ...

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