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Is NHL Team in Las Vegas Is a Done Deal?

Austin De Los Reyes, Reporter October 3, 2014

Despite denials from the National Hockey League (NHL),  NBC sports broadcaster Dan Patrick announced on his radio program,"We will have an NHL team in Las Vegas in 2016.” "They’ve already broken...

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RG III Injured Again?

Riley Loudon, Reporter September 24, 2014

Robert Griffin III, the twenty-four year old quarterback of the Washington Redskins was taken out of the week two game that was played Sunday, September 14, 2014. He was injured in the 1st quarter along...

Armless Table Top Tennis Player Still Wins

Armless Table Top Tennis Player Still Wins

Lilly Mirdamadi , Reporter June 6, 2014

"It was quite difficult playing table tennis after the train accident," stated Ibrahim Hamadto, a 41-year old Egyptian para-table tennis champion, according to Hamadto lost his upper limbs...

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Volleyball Players Can Live Well, at a Distance, While Pursuing Olympic Dreams

Sophia Bouyakzan, Layout Editor May 16, 2014

With the Rio de Janeiro Olympics still more than two years away, many members of the United States volleyball team are playing for professional teams overseas, according to New York Times. Elite volleyball...

Teen Runner Succeeds Despite Having MS

Teen Runner Succeeds Despite Having MS

Sophia Travisano , Reporter March 19, 2014

Kayla Montgomery, 18 year old  senior at  Mount Tabor High School in South Carolina  and state champion track runner literally runs until she drops. Kayla succeeds despite having Multiple Sclerosis,...

A-Rod's Suspension Reduced

A-Rod’s Suspension Reduced

Erick Limas, Reporter January 27, 2014

Alex Rodriguez has been suspended for the entire 2014 season by arbitrator Fredric Horowitz, who reduced the New York Yankees third baseman's ban from 211 games to 162 for his involvement in Major League...

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High School Football Team Inspiring Play

Zach Friesen , Sports Editor January 10, 2014

  “We've heard a lot of negative news about teenage football players recently. And while some have engaged in awful behavior, the truth is that there are a lot of amazing people in the world,”...

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Concussions More Common for Younger Athletes

Koen Schaad , Sports Editor November 6, 2013

“Concussions can happen at all levels` in all sports. It is important to realize the difference in the age of the athletes however,” stated Sonora High School’s head football coach Paul Chiotti,...

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Peyton Manning: On Pace for a Record Setting Year ?

Zach Friesen, Sports Editor October 5, 2013

    “If Peyton Manning can keep the pace he has performed at for the remainder of the season, NFL fans might get to see the best season any NFL quarterback has had,” commented Rich Kurtzman of...

Yorba Linda Beats Esperanza!

Yorba Linda Beats Esperanza!

Zach Friesen, Sports Editor September 24, 2013

                             “Players are excited and have had a very good week of practice.  So I think they will play well tonight.” Said head coach Jeff Bailey. Yorba...

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