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The Road to Super Bowl 51: NFL Bracket Predictions

Sahil Shah, Copy Editor

January 11, 2017

AFC Championship Picture Divisional Round:   Texans at Patriots, January 14, 4:15 ET, CBS Sahil: I’m taking the Patriots here, no question. How could you not? Tom Brady is an MVP candidate, and with our without Rob Gronkowski, the Patriots are going to the Super Bowl. Brady has a hi...

The Pacer previews upcoming girls basketball season

The Pacer previews upcoming girls basketball season

Sahil Shah, Copy editor

January 9, 2017

The Rolling Meadows High School girls basketball team hasn’t exactly been flying under the radar since placing second at State for two consecutive years. In the two seasons since, the team has won a staggering 38 games, and just a few weeks ago, showed that they had the ability to march right back...

Shooting for state

Sahil Shah, Copy editor

January 9, 2017

With a record of 10-17, last year’s boys basketball season definitely didn’t go according to plan. Amid the struggles, individual success presented itself at various points throughout the winter season. As a team, the Mustangs couldn’t put it all together. The Mustangs are returning a lot of players ...

MLB teams file motion to suspend Chicago Cubs indefinitely

Sahil Shah, Copy Editor

December 13, 2016

Early yesterday morning, representatives from 29 teams gathered together to sign a petition addressed to Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred, pleading for the indefinite suspension of the entire Chicago Cubs roster. This suspension, proposed to be “enacted immediately,” would disqualif...

Varsity swim excels with young group of freshmen

Grace Dollia

December 13, 2016

After an almost 13-week-long season, the Rolling Meadows High School Girls Swimming team finished their year at the IHSA Sectional Swim Meet at Stevenson High School last Saturday. The team entered in 28 individual and relay events, which all resulted in either season or lifetime bests for the girls; h...

The best in Meadows’ history

Anna Czulno

December 13, 2016

The Mustangs ended their playoff run last weekend with a quarterfinal loss against Benet Academy in the State Playoffs. Despite the defeat, this year’s team is still the only football team in Rolling Meadows history to go 9-0 in the regular season and advance to the quarterfinals in the State Play...

Girls cheerleading kicks off season

Julia Skwerski

December 13, 2016

Girls cheerleading looks to defend their winning title heading into competition season, and the team has been training hard in preparation for the MSL championships and State. Last year, the girls cheerleading team had a rocky start at the MSL championships. But they came back strong at Sectionals and m...

Fall Sports Commitments

Sahil Shah

December 13, 2016

Each year, high school seniors around the nation commit to playing a sport in college. This issue, we congratulate three seniors who have excelled and displayed leadership in their respective sports. Playing for the school team or extracurricular club teams, these talented athletes have caught the eyes o...

Stampede holds pep assembly for undefeated football team

Brendan Brady, Entertainment Editor

November 14, 2016

Last Friday, Nov. 11th, Rolling Meadows High School's Stampede student section held a half-hour pep assembly for the school's then undefeated football team. The assembly featured performances from RMHS' band and choirs as well as speeches from the team's captains. The team unfortunately lost that...

Week five postmortem: Top fantasy football waiver wire pickups

Sahil Shah, Copy Editor

October 11, 2016

  With almost one-third of the NFL season in the books (sad, I know), you’re probably aware of the direction your team is trending in by now. Either, like me, you’ve been absolutely decimated by injury (looking at you, Keenan Allen, Danny Woodhead, Adrian Peterson and Dez Bryant) or you’re...

Road to the five-peat

Road to the five-peat

Sahil Shah, Copy Editor

September 29, 2016

Galloping into tonight’s matchup against the 2-1 Maine West Warriors, the Rolling Meadows High School Mustangs are looking to maintain their perfect record before going into division play in week 5. While the offense has certainly been rolling, the Mustang’s defense has been the glue that has held ...

They have the “it” factor

Anup Patel, Sports Editor

September 29, 2016

Coming off of a promising 4-1 record, the girls volleyball team is excited to see where their new team will take them. The Mustangs have a new starting lineup from the previous year, consisting of only one returning senior. This year, Coach DiSilvio also introduced three sophomores to the mix. Desp...

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