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Wrestling Warriors

Joe Rossetti, Sports Editor

December 5, 2014


Filed under Columns, Sports

As the fall sports season ends, high school athletics transition into my favorite season: the wrestling season. Perhaps I should say the winter athletic season, because there are other sports that compete, often drawing a bigger crowd and performing better, but maybe I’m a little biased as a member...

Positive Playmaking

Positive Playmaking

Joe Rossetti, Sports Editor

October 22, 2014


Filed under Columns, Sports

Entering week five of the NFL season, why is it that I haven’t heard anything positive about the NFL? Of course there are the highlight reels, the ESPN Sportscenter updates (that steal coverage from the more deserving MLB Postseason) and the articles in the newspaper; but I still haven’t heard anything...

Basketball Buildup

Basketball Buildup

Bailey Blum, Assistant Sports Editor

October 21, 2014


Filed under Columns, Sports

It’s a big time for basketball fans in Chicago. Derrick Rose is poised to take the court with the Chicago Bulls for the first time since Nov. 23 of last year. Although there are certainly doubts surrounding his durability and his sub-par play in the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) World...

Preseason Predictions

Joe Rossetti, Sports Editor

September 17, 2014


Filed under Columns, Sports

It’s that time of year again- the end of summer and the beginning of the school year. For many of us, this marks the end of our social lives, the end of our sanity; but a few, the lucky ones, have an escape. Like a lot of kids, my escape from the school year is sports. And what better school to enjoy...

College Football Playoff

Bailey Blum, Assistant Sports Editor

September 11, 2014


Filed under Columns, Sports

Whether you love it or hate it, there’s no doubt college football will be making waves across the sports world for the next few months. From insane blowouts to game winning kick returns, ESPN highlights will certainly be reputable. This year, a new aspect of college football will be making the news....

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