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Track-ing Our Female All-Stars

Reagan Glynn, Journalist

May 6, 2013

Filed under Sports

For those of you who are unaware, the main idea of track is to run in circles on the verge of passing out, hoping and praying to do just a teeny bit better than the last time you did the exact same thing. It is not a glamorous ...

The End for Kobe Bryant?

Alison O’Brien, Journalist

May 3, 2013

Filed under Sports

Basketball legend Kobe Bryant tore his achilles tendon during the Friday night game on April 12th against the Golden State Warriors. The injury occurred in the final few minutes of the game.  Bryant managed to tie the game...

A Rough Road Ahead for Two Historic Teams

Jonah Kaplan, Section Editor: Currents

May 3, 2013

Filed under Sports

Attention all soccer fans! If you don’t know by now, one of the most exciting times for soccer is in full swing. The second leg of the UEFA Champions League semifinals is approaching fast, and it looks like the final will n...

NBA: Why This Year’s Playoffs Will Be Unforgettable

Laurence Ehiri, Journalist

April 30, 2013

Filed under Sports

The NBA playoffs are here, and it’s time to make your pick on who will win it all! With many teams rising and other just staying in the pack, it’s time to see who the best team really is. The playoffs consist of eight  t...

Arizona Men’s Basketball: A Look Ahead

Nic McCaleb, Journalist

April 25, 2013

Filed under Sports

After being handed a last-second loss by Ohio State, the Arizona basketball program must look ahead to next season. The majority of the team will be returning, however, the fans and the team must say goodbye to key senior leade...

Track Meet vs. Empire

Shelby Kotz, Journalist

April 25, 2013

Filed under Sports

On a windy, dreadful day in Tucson, the Foothills track team went off to a meet at Sabino High School...or so they thought. After arriving at Sabino, the team discovered that they had gone to the wrong school. The track meet w...

The Tiger’s Back

Kendall McKay, Journalist

April 22, 2013

Filed under Sports

Tiger Woods fell from his sports pedestal roughly a year ago and has been fighting tooth and nail to climb back up. After losing his world ranking title as No.1 to Lee Westwood, Woods fell down to a title of No. 58. Woods’s career to...

Girl Wins Fight for Football

Ethan Chang, Journalist

April 18, 2013

Filed under Sports

Caroline Pla, an 11-year-old football player, has recently won the fight against discrimination and some very powerful figureheads. After last season, Caroline was told that she would no longer be able to play football on her Catho...

Foothills Pulls Through Against Pueblo!

Alexandra Fiandaca, Journalist

April 18, 2013

Filed under Sports, Top Stories in Student Government

Foothills Softball pulled through again with a 5-4 win over the Pueblo warriors on Wednesday, March 20th. In the bottom of the first inning, Pueblo scored one run. They would continue to keep the 1-0 lead and push it to a 3-0 ...

Foothills Softball Crushes Catalina 29-1

Alexandra Fiandaca, Journalist

March 25, 2013

Filed under Sports, Top Stories in Student Government

Catalina Foothills softball crushed the competition, Catalina High School, in an overwhelming 29-1 win on Thursday, March 7th. Freshman Reyna Benson pitched an outstanding no-hitter game against the Titans, striking out six ...

Foothills Finally Wins a Football Game

Laura DeMers, Journalist

March 21, 2013

Filed under Sports, Top Stories in Student Government

Foothills finally wins a football game, and no, we’re not talking about soccer. In the history of the Catalina Foothills, the senior class has never won the annual powder puff game.  That is, until Monday night.  The class ...

Wrestling: Tapped out of the Olympics

Reagan Glynn, Journalist

March 19, 2013

Filed under Sports

Wrestling: a sport that evolved from two naked dudes oiled up and grabbing each other for the pleasure of the crowd, to two almost naked, non-oiled men/women competing in one of the world’s most difficult sports on the world...

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