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Girl Born with No Hands Wins National Handwriting Contest for the Second Time

Girl Born with No Hands Wins National Handwriting Contest for the Second Time

Star Lu, Layout Editor

May 21, 2018

Anaya Ellick, a nine year old third grader from Greenbrier Christian Academy, won the Nicholas Maxim National Handwriting contest in Virginia for the second time on April 26, 2018, according to miamiherald.com. While this may seem normal, for there is one winner every year, there is something special...

Top 5 Snowboarders of 2018

Top 5 Snowboarders of 2018

Matt Jones, Reporter

May 9, 2018

It’s not everyday that you will find a combination of skiing, skateboarding and surfing moulded into one winter sport. First introduced in the 60’s, the sport gained popularity, leading to international events, competitions, and was even introduced in the Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan 1998, accord...

World Strongest Man of 2018

World Strongest Man of 2018

Corey Bisignano, Sports Editor/Tech Editor

May 8, 2018

Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson wins the World’s Strongest Man Title in Manila, Philippines on May 6, 2018, barbend.com. Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson is an Icelandic Strongman who has won his first the World’s Strongest Man competition. In previous competitions, Björnsson has placed in 2nd and 3rd. During this year Björnsson has won the Arnold Strongman Classic and...

85-Year Old Woman Completes Boston Marathon

85-Year Old Woman Completes Boston Marathon

Corey Bisignano, Tech Editor/Sports Editor

May 3, 2018

85-year-old Katherine Beiers finished the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon with an unofficial time of 7-hours and 50-minutes, KPIX.com. Beiers was the oldest of the 29,978 runners who entered prestigious race. She is also the oldest person to ever cross the finish line. Beiers lives currently in Sa...

Ditch the Protein Bar and the Power Shake and Grab a Banana and Chocolate Milk Instead

Ditch the Protein Bar and the Power Shake and Grab a Banana and Chocolate Milk Instead

Samir Tusneem, Layout Editor

May 2, 2018

Athletes reaching for sports and protein drinks to replenish carbohydrates and protein may benefit more by switching to chocolate milk and bananas, according to MNN.com. Studies show that bananas are better to consume after a long period of exercise and chocolate milk is better for adding protein. ...

Vanderbilt Wins Second Straight National Women’s Bowling Title

Vanderbilt Wins Second Straight National Women's Bowling Title

Corey Bisignano and Connor Castillo

April 26, 2018

Vanderbilt University made a comeback to win a second straight NCAA National Women's Bowling Title on  April 15, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana, according to ncaa.com Mckendree University took a 3-2 lead over Vanderbilt. This forced Vanderbilt to force a comeback. Game 6, Vanderbilt won thanks to a c...

Japanese Wrestler Asua Loses 244 Win-streak

Japanese Wrestler Asua Loses 244 Win-streak

Corey Bisignano, Sports Editor/Tech Editor

April 24, 2018

Asuka’s undefeated streak has ended to Charlotte Flair via submission on April, 8, 2018, according to ESPN.com Asuka is a professional woman wrestler from Japan, who wrestles in America, with a promotion called WWE or World Wrestling Entertainment. She was first signed to the promotion’s developm...

Trae Young Enters The 2018 Draft After Only One Season of College Basketball

Trae Young Enters The 2018 Draft After Only One Season of College Basketball

Lisa Winchell, Publicity Editor

April 19, 2018

Oklahoma Sooners’ star point guard,Trae Young, told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that he will be entering in the 2018 NBA draft after only one season of college basketball. “The double-teams and triple-teams that swarmed me at Oklahoma forced me to become tougher, smarter, and more determined as a player and pe...

Angel’s Shohei Ohtani Next Best MLB Pitcher

Angel's Shohei Ohtani Next Best MLB Pitcher

Zander Chaffin, Reporter

April 13, 2018

Twenty-three year old Shohei Ohtani, already in the 13th game of the 2018 Angel’s season has three home runs which is tied for the second most on the team, but something unusual about this statistic is that he is a pitcher, he is a very unique player, and here is why. Shohei Ohtani is a japanese professi...

Russell Westbrook, NBA point guard for the Oklahoma City Thunder, Recorded 100 Career Triple Doubles on March 12, 2018

Russell Westbrook, NBA point guard for the Oklahoma City Thunder, Recorded 100 Career Triple Doubles on March 12, 2018

Aly Sayed, Corey Bisignano, and Connor Castillo

March 22, 2018

Last Year, Westbrook recorded a record 42 triple doubles in a season. Westbrook also averaged a triple double for the season which only one other player did, Oscar Robertson. This year Russell westbrook has 20 triple doubles, according to landofbasketball.com. When I was younger it was something that was...

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