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NFL Predictions: Week 2

NFL Predictions: Week 2

Sammi France, Editor-In-Chief

September 17, 2020

For week one, my record was 12-4 for all of my predictions. The Jaguars and Falcons really threw me off as I thought they were going to lose in week one but they ended up winning. This week there are many exciting matchups, especially seeing Joe Burrow playing his first Battle of Ohio against the Browns. Benga...

Girls Cross Country Succeeds Despite New Changes

Sarah Tanny, Editor-In-Chief

September 4, 2020

The RMHS girls cross country team, like many other sports, had to adjust to unusual changes due to the pandemic. Some of the guidelines include daily temperature checks, face masks worn at practice until they go on their run, elimination of large invites throughout the season, as well as a new schedu...

Girls Swim and Dive Strive For Success Despite Setbacks From COVID-19

Girls Swim and Dive Strive For Success Despite Setbacks From COVID-19

Kassie Lemancik, Staff Writer

September 3, 2020

This year’s girls swimming will be unlike any other season RMHS has seen. In the midst of the current global pandemic, COVID-19 has been the reason the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has decided to implement the following guidelines to the 2020 girls swim season.    All relay event...

A Frosty Football Season

A Frosty Football Season

Eli Morkert, Sports Editor

September 2, 2020

Coming off of a dominant season by making the semi-finals for the first time since 2004, the Mustang football team has a very strange situation in their hands. With a new head coach, an unsure future, and some very cold weather coming up, the Mustangs look to execute another great season despite a worldwid...

Athletes Donating To COVID-19 Relief

Sammi France, Sports Editor

May 9, 2020

  With sports all around the world coming to a pause in the middle of their seasons, many athletes around the United States have been taking action to help the fight against COVID-19. Athletes from various organizations like the MLB, NBA, NFL and NHL have been donating money to different organization...

Preview of 2020 RMHS Boys Volleyball Season

Sean Grant, Staff Writer

March 31, 2020

Note: This story was written prior to school and extracurriculars being cancelled due to COVID19 The hope this season for the RMHS boys volleyball team is to ultimately win Regionals. “This [achievement] is something RMHS boys volleyball hasn't reached since these players were probably wearing...

NFL Super Bowl Predictions

NFL Super Bowl Predictions

Lucas Fahnoe and Matt Nunez

January 30, 2020

San Francisco 49ers vs. Kansas City Chiefs This is the game we have been waiting all year for- the 2019-2020 NFL Super Bowl, hosted at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida, squaring two superstar teams against each other for a potential match of the ages. In the left corner, we have the surprisin...

2020 NFL Conference Championship Games

2020 NFL Conference Championship Games

Lucas Fahnoe and Matt Nunez

January 19, 2020

(6) Tennessee Titans at (2) Kansas City Chiefs The AFC is going haywire, as top seeds left and right have fallen to the most unlikely competitor - the Tennessee Titans. This team, led by backup Quarterback Ryan Tannehill, a 6-year member of the Miami Dolphins, has sprung up out of nowhere and bare...

2020 College Football Playoff Championship

2020 College Football Playoff Championship

Matt Nunez and Lucas Fahnoe

January 13, 2020

Welcome to this year’s College Football Playoff National Championship, the sixth in CFP history after the National Championship was introduced in 2015. In this year’s matchup, we will be witnessing the “Battle of the Tigers,” squaring two elite quarterbacks, coaches and teams against each other, a...

On the Field: The Pacer’s Sean Grant interviews indoor track athletes on their upcoming season.

Sean Grant, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

Senior Sergio Castro: Q: What are some of your personal goals of improvement coming into this winter as you prepare for the spring season? A: My goal of improvement would be to get big personal records in 55 and especially the 200m along with pr’s come school records.   Q: What ar...

Fight Night: KSI vs. Logan Paul

Fight Night: KSI vs. Logan Paul

Nik Ajroja, Entertainment Editor

December 11, 2019

A six round slugfest between youtubers KSI and Logan Paul in the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California ended with a stunning upset from KSI. The rematch was under question after the first fight was held in the Manchester Arena in 2018, which ended in a majority draw after 6 three-minute rounds. T...

The Butterfly Effect

Sean Grant, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

With a strong lineup of returning varsity swimmers on this year’s boys swimming varsity team, they will look to push for an MSL East title. A number of juniors including Jacob Hardt, Sam Keeley and Lukas Slifierz will look to play an important role on this year’s team.  Slifierz, a third year varsity swi...

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