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Winter Olympics Facts You May Not Know

Winter Olympics Facts You May Not Know

Sharanya Karanam, Reporter

December 20, 2017

 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, Reporter

December 15, 2017

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

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

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, Reporter

November 10, 2017

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, Reporter

November 6, 2017

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, Reporter

November 3, 2017

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, Reporter

November 2, 2017

A Look at Mustang Volleyball

A Look at Mustang Volleyball

Ariel Sun, Reporter

November 2, 2017

Did Trump’s Tweet Make it Easier for NFL Players to Kneel?

Did Trump’s Tweet Make it Easier for NFL Players to Kneel?

Sharanya Karanam

November 2, 2017

Football Players taking a knee during the national anthem has been a great debate topic for a very long time. Some people say that as a freedom and it is okay for the NFL players to kneel. Others like President Trump doesn't think that anyone should kneel for the patriotism of the country and that it...

Canyon Vista Football Game vs Walsh

Canyon Vista Football Game vs Walsh

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

October 25, 2017

  On Tuesday, Oct.17, our 8th grade football teams faced off against a fierce competitive rival here at Canyon. But how did our upperclassmen fair against the green and gold of Walsh? At 5:30, the Blue team game kicked off. Four plays later, the home team was up 6-0, having scored on a long...

Inside Volleyball: Photography

Inside Volleyball: Photography

Lucy Wassmuth, Reporter

October 4, 2017

I went to Pearson Ranch Middle School to see what the 7th grade volleyball girls were up to, and I got a few pictures.