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Thole twins headed for success in gymnastics, wrestling

Thole twins headed for success in gymnastics, wrestling

Tristan Hatchell, Video Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under Locker Room, Showcase

A lot of people think that being able to play a sport well comes down to genetics, but in this case it isn’t just Kevin or Lauren’s own genetic. The Thole siblings are both headed for success. Kevin is a key player on the wrestling team and was a premier asset at their state tournament....

Locker rooms inappropriate for interviews

Locker rooms inappropriate for interviews

Lauren Gella, Social Media Reporter
February 20, 2017
Filed under Editorial

Athletes being interviewed in their locker room directly after their game is the last thing athletes want to happen. Whether it's celebrating a victory or mourning a loss, being interviewed is not on the athlete's list of things to do directly after a sports event. There are many reasons to believe...

Athlete interviews are useless

Athlete interviews are useless

Hunter Hippel, Online Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Editorial

"That was horse (explicit).  He shouldn't even be able to work at Foot Locker," Chiefs' tight end Travis Kelce said after a holding call effectively ended the Chiefs' season against the Pittsburgh Steelers in the NFL Divisional Round in mid January.  The hold was on Eric Fisher, a lineman who has str...

Bird sends disks soaring

Bird sends disks soaring

July 20, 2013
Filed under News

Through the sweltering heat of the sun and the tremendous amount of energy brought out through discus and shot put, senior Nate Bird has worked his way to becoming captain of the track and field team. From the young age of 11, Bird has been participating in his beloved sport of track and field. Bird...

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