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What World Cup Team Should You Support?

What World Cup Team Should You Support?

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

December 20, 2017


Filed under Sports

Now the US are out, who should you root for? Check out our Buzzfeed quiz to find out which World Cup Team you should support!

Come Along With the 7th Grade Basketball Team

Come Along With the 7th Grade Basketball Team

Alexia Clamou, Reporter

December 20, 2017


Filed under Campus News, Sports

Today I am going to be taking a close look at our 7th grade basketball team. There are multiple basketball teams -- 2 for the boys and 2 for the girls. One for 7th grade and one for 8th grade. Try-outs for the 7th grade lady basketball team were held on Nov.1st,2nd, and 3rd.Only 26 people made the team...

Roger Federer

Roger Federer

Vishnu Sreenivasan, Reporter

December 20, 2017


Filed under Just For Fun, People, Showcase, Sports

Roger Federer is a Swiss professional tennis player who is currently ranked No. 2 by The Association of Tennis Professional(ATP). Federer has won the most number of grand slam singles titles with whooping 19 titles. Federer also held the No.1 spot for 302 weeks, 237 of them being consecutive. He has ...

Winter Olympics Facts You May Not Know

Winter Olympics Facts You May Not Know

Sharanya Karanam, Reporter

December 20, 2017


Filed under Environment, Events, Showcase, Sports, World News

 In 1976 Denver won the winter Olympics but declined the offer. Figure skating and ice hockey were originally part of the Summer Olympics. The Lack of Snow in some areas caused military intervention. In 1948 two men's hockey teams went to the Winter Olympics. Only one person won a gold medal in bo...

Who will win the MLS Cup?

Who will win the MLS Cup?

Andrew Bailey, Sports Reporter

December 15, 2017


Filed under Sports

Heroics. Heartbreak. One of either Seattle Sounders or Toronto FC lifting the Anschutz Trophy for the 22nd time. This is what the year has been leading up to for soccer fans in America. But who will win the rematch of the 2016 version? Will Seattle repeat as champions? Or will Toronto get revenge and...

Predicting each NFL Team’s starting QB…in 2020

Predicting each NFL Team’s starting QB…in 2020

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

December 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

No one can know for sure what will happen in 5 years, but there's no law against taking a guess. Here are my predictions for every NFL team's starting signal-caller at the start of the 2020 season: Arizona Cardinals: Jake Fromm New head coach Mark Richt puts the Cardinals in full rebuild mode, do...

Track Interview: Part 1

Track Interview: Part 1

Erith Won, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under People, Sports

This is Part 1 on an interview for track. The person I am interviewing is Sarah Fernandez (8), from Houston, TX. Although this may not show what all the students in track in Houston ISD might do or be like, but it is pretty close. Q: How many people in 8th grade are in track? A: I would say arou...

Pro Sports Teams In Austin

Pro Sports Teams In Austin

Andrew Bailey, Sports Reporter

November 10, 2017


Filed under Community News, Showcase, Sports

Over the past few years, Austin has turned into something of a metropolis: two million people, the fastest growth rate of any city in the United States and the home of a vibrant downtown scene. But one key piece of our city's growth: a pro sports team. But in 2018, that may change. MLS team Columbus...

Way-Too-Early NBA Mock Draft: Who goes in the Lottery?

Way-Too-Early NBA Mock Draft: Who goes in the Lottery?

Andrew Bailey, Sports Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

As the 2017-18 NBA season is less than two weeks away, we take a very early look at the 2018 Draft. But the question is: who will be selected #1? 1. Chicago Bulls- PG/SG Luka Doncic, 1999, International The Chicago Bulls are the worst team in the league. Barring an unexpected rise of Lauri Markannen...

Way-Too-Early 2018 NFL Mock Draft: Who goes #1?

Way-Too-Early 2018 NFL Mock Draft: Who goes #1?

Andrew Bailey, Sports Reporter

November 3, 2017


Filed under Sports

For all intents and purposes, we will use the current NFL standings after six weeks, but I will make a few realistic trades that could change the draft order. But the real questions are in the players- is Sam Darnold a #1 pick? Will another running back go in the top five? New York Jets (from C...

Football Memories

Football Memories

Andrew Bailey, Sports Reporter

November 2, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Videos

A Look at Mustang Volleyball

A Look at Mustang Volleyball

Ariel Sun, Reporter

November 2, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports