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Cincinnati Bearcats win the 2018 Military Bowl

Cincinnati Bearcats win the 2018 Military Bowl

Maddy McFarlin, staff sports writer

January 13, 2019


Filed under Features, News, Sport Updates, Sports, Student Life, Top Stories, Trends, Uncategorized

The Virginia Tech Hokies went up against the Cincinnati Bearcats at the Military Bowl, which took place in Annapolis, Maryland on December 31, 2018, Virginia Tech Hokies vs Cincinnati Bearcats. The Military Bowl is an annual postseason game (put on by the NCAA since 2008) that is between two Division...

NFL Pro Bowl: best of the best

NFL Pro Bowl: best of the best

Joseph Brotemarkle, staff writer

January 11, 2019


Filed under Sport Updates, Sports, Student Life, Top Stories, Trends

The NFL’s all-star game, the Pro Bowl, will be taking place on January 28th in Orlando, Florida this year. This event includes many competitions such as the skills competition, a dodgeball game, an obstacle course, and a competition to see who can catch a ball from the highest drop spot. Fans across...

The rise of basketball influencers on social media

The rise of basketball influencers on social media

Marc Goldstein, staff writer

January 11, 2019


Filed under Features, Sport Updates, Sports, Student Life, Top Stories, Trends

Social media has had a huge impact on sports, especially basketball. When it comes to Instagram followers, b-ball players lead the way among professional athletes. At 45.8 million, Lebron James has the highest follower count at 45.8 million; other prominent basketball players have well over 10 million...

The history of ice skating: how it became a beloved sport

The history of ice skating: how it became a beloved sport

Izzy Abondanza and Maddy McFarlin, staff writers

January 9, 2019


Filed under Features, Sports, Student Life, Top Stories, Trends

Figure skating is one of the things that people wait for the most when the winter season comes around. In most towns, you’ll find an ice skating rink that people frequent when it gets cold outside. However, although many people go ice skating, few know the unique history of it. The first recorded...

Meet the Head Coach of the Freshman Basketball Team

Meet the Head Coach of the Freshman Basketball Team

Izzy Abbondanza, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports, Top Stories

Not only is Mr. Cincinnati a history teacher here at South Lakes, but he is a proud coach for the freshman boys basketball team. Mr. Cincinnati has been coaching basketball for eight years, and he has been the head coach for the South Lakes freshman for three years. Throughout the years of Mr. Cincinnati...

Major injuries in sports

Major injuries in sports

Marc Goldstein, staff writer

December 10, 2018


Filed under Features, Sport Updates, Sports, Top Stories, Trends

In any sport, there is always the risk of being injured. In any sport, there are certain injuries that can derail a season or even a player’s career or entire life. No matter what team a fan is rooting for, it’s always tragic to watch a player go down with a serious injury. Sports teach people many...

Cam Savage Featured on Sports Center & House Of Highlights

Cam Savage Featured on Sports Center & House Of Highlights

Joe Brotemarkle, staff writer

December 8, 2018


Filed under Features, SLHS Updates, Sport Updates, Sports, Student Life, Top Stories, Trends

Senior Cameron (a.k.a. Cam) Savage is the star guard on the South Lakes boys varisty basketball team. Last Friday, Savage jumped over an opposing player in pursuit of the layup. Since then, a clip of Savage’s killer moves has gone viral, with the video being featured on House of Highlights and Sports...

Holiday Sports Gift Guide

Holiday Sports Gift Guide

Maddy McFarlin, staff writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports, Student Life, Top Stories, Trends, Uncategorized

Holidays are right around the corner and these DIY gift ideas are perfect for any sports lover or athlete! All of these ideas are easy and affordable. At under $15, these DIYs are not only affordable, but they also are easy to make and look good! Enjoy these gift ideas! DIY Custom Football Ornamen...

South Lakes football team beats Herndon in last game of season

Maddy McFarlin, staff writer

November 15, 2018


Filed under News, SLHS Updates, Sport Updates, Sports, Student Life, Top Stories, Trends

The final football game this season against Herndon High School was a rainy one, but the Seahawks came through with a win with a score of 23-7. During the first quarter of the game, South Lakes intercepted the pass, with Izaiah Williams-Baffoe scoring a touchdown, and converted on the extra point...

One Love Foundation: Yards for Yeardley

Izzy Abbondanza, staff writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under News, SLHS Updates, Sport Updates, Sports, Student Life, Top Stories, Trends

The South Lakes Women’s Lacrosse Team is using their preseason training to contribute to a great cause. Yards for Yeardley is an awareness project that was started by girls on the Boston College and University of Virginia lacrosse teams to fundraise for Yeardley Love, a woman who sustained fatal injuries...

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