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Why Fantasy Football Is a Waste of Time

Why Fantasy Football Is a Waste of Time

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

September 15, 2017

As the start of a new NFL season begins, three things are for certain: the Browns will stink, the Patriots are Super Bowl favorites, and everyone will start or join a fantasy football league. In 2017, there are 59.3 million people playing fantasy sports in the US and Canada. Avid football fans and casual...

Skutt Catholic Dismantles Gross In Season Opener

Skutt Catholic Dismantles Gross In Season Opener

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

August 31, 2017

The SkyHawks’ stand was a sea of white and baby powder. Everyone was ready to see their football team play at Bryan High and the hype was infectious. Students didn't expect a close game, however, a 45-0 win was an astounding victory by anyone's standards. After the SkyHawks were unable to score...

New Era Begins in Skutt Catholic Cross Country

New Era Begins in Skutt Catholic Cross Country

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

August 25, 2017

When it was announced that Mr. Schumacher and Mr. Elliott would leave their coaching positions, it was a tough moment for the sport and its athletes. They built this program into what it is today and imagining cross country without them was hard to fathom. Athletes didn't know what to expect from...

Blockbuster Deal Sends Kryie Irving to Boston

Blockbuster Deal Sends Kryie Irving to Boston

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

August 23, 2017

Aug. 27, 2017 -- Ever since Kyrie Irving asked to be traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 24, analysts have debated about where he would land. That question was answered as Cleveland sent Irving to the Celtics for all-star Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, and the Nets' 2018 first round pick. This...

What Happened to the Royals?

What Happened to the Royals?

Bob Killgore, Posters Coordinator

May 15, 2017

Just two years ago, the Kansas City Royals were on top of the baseball world, winning the World Series. Eric Hosmer, Lorenzo Cain, and Kendrys Morales led the team offensively, while Wade Davis closed the games out. However, this year has been a different story as Kansas City are the bottom-dwellers...

Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 Review: A Worthy Sequel

Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 Review: A Worthy Sequel

Bob Killgore, Posters Coordinator

May 8, 2017

The first Guardians of the Galaxy film became a major hit and a fan favorite because of its humor, awesome characters, thrilling action scenes, and a great soundtrack. However, Marvel faced a challenge to replicate the original movie's success and make an amazing sequel. They answered that challenge well ...

Big Names Feature in the 1st Round, but Then Disappear

Big Names Feature in the 1st Round, but Then Disappear

Bob Killgore, Posters Coordinator

May 1, 2017

It's that time of year again as NFL teams grade prospects and determine what college athletes can help their team win the coveted Lombardi trophy. The first round of the draft is filled with gems and superstars athletes, like Peyton Manning and Aaron Rodgers in the draft's past. This first round draft...

NBA Regular Season Fails to Impress, Unlike the Playoffs

NBA Regular Season Fails to Impress, Unlike the Playoffs

Bob Killgore, Posters Coordinator

April 24, 2017

As the final games of the NBA regular season ended, the seeds and matchups were set for the exciting playoffs to begin. The premium matchups of the first round feature two MVP candidates in Russell Westbrook and James Harden facing each other, Giannis Antetokounmpo and the young Bucks facing the dynamic...

Seahawk Fan’s First Experience of Seattle

Seahawk Fan’s First Experience of Seattle

Bob Killgore, Posters Coordinator

April 17, 2017

Once I heard that the national high school journalism convention was being held in Seattle this year, I was ecstatic. Ever since 2010, when Russell Wilson joined the Seahawks, I have been a fan of them and desired to travel to Seattle for an extended period of time to truly be a part of the Seahawk's...

A World Featuring Hoops and Escape

A World Featuring Hoops and Escape

Bob Killgore, Posters Coordinator

April 3, 2017

As I watched the closing seconds of the Butler versus North Carolina last Friday, I went upstairs to get my hat to play basketball in my front yard. I was angry and frustrated with Butler's loss because they are my favorite college basketball team. To get over the loss and keep my mind off it, I sho...

Bragging Rights and Prizes Await This Bracket Season

Bragging Rights and Prizes Await This Bracket Season

Bob Killgore, Posters Coordinator

March 20, 2017

As the field of 68 was announced last Sunday, people were looking at the matchups and already thinking who they should pick in their brackets. People were deciding which first round upsets could happen, such as which 12 seed would beat a 5 seed, because that has happened every year since 2007. Peopl...

Logan: A Fitting End to Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine

Logan: A Fitting End to Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine

Bob Killgore, Posters Coordinator

March 13, 2017

Comic book fans and moviegoers are raving about Hugh Jackman's last film playing Wolverine in "Logan." After 17 years of playing Wolverine, Jackman's final movie features him as a battle-weary and grizzled Wolverine. His healing power is almost gone. Mutants are rare now, and Wolverine spends his time...

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