Category: Sports

Who’s Better- Michael Jordan or LeBron James?

By Mido Elghazawi. The age old question- who’s better- Michael Jordan or LeBron James? It’s hard to compare the two since they never played in the same era, but comparing statistics can give us a better idea of who is…

Superstitions and Team Rituals: Athletes’ Edition

By Khrystyna Tsybulya. Like walking under a ladder, a black cat crossing your path, breaking a mirror, or, even, the expression “knock on wood,” athletes have superstitions, too. When “athlete superstition” comes to mind, your mind might go right to…

Seniors’ Thoughts On Their Final Sports Season

By Mitch Jurcevic. Being an athlete in high school surely can come with many responsibilities. There is conditioning, practices, games, tournaments, and many other events to deal with. This must be done while also balancing schoolwork. At the end of…

Back To The Slopes NRHS Goes

By Justin Novak. Winter is upon us in Northeast Ohio once again. Nights are long, the days shorter, and people are once again taking to the slopes at Boston Mills-Brandywine. Perhaps you’ve been a lifelong skier or snowboarder, or perhaps…

From North Royalton and Beyond: Aubry Ohlson’s Journey to Committing to Clarion University

By Sam Raudins. As she sat at a purple-covered table dotted with balloons, her friends, family, and coach looking on, senior Aubry Ohlson was poised with pen over paper on National Letter of Intent Signing Day. In that moment, Ohlson officially…

The Fickell Effect: The Future of Ohio State Football

By Sam Raudins. A few weeks prior to when the Buckeyes were slated to battle Clemson in the College Football Playoff, co-defensive coordinator and linebackers coach Luke Fickell was selected as the new head football coach at the University of…

Play Ball: Softball Season is Right Around the Corner

By Alexis Roark. There’s no doubt that you have to put some sort of work in when you play sports. Whether it is arm day or leg day, the effort you put in pays off in the end. Softball begins…

The Work of the Winter Dance Team

By Niyamat Singh. Ah, the season of snow, scarves, basketball season, and the winter dance team performances. As the school knows, there is a winter and fall dance team, also known as the Royalettes. “To audition for the winter team…

The Battle of the Big Ten

By Sam Raudins. The year is 1897. Ohio State and Michigan face each other for the first time in a game that would become known as the “Toledo War.” Michigan prevails 34-0. The year is 1919. The Buckeyes clinch their…

Macie Plagens: Student Athlete: Basketball

By Jackie Felton. Nowadays you can never be involved in enough. Whether it is school activities, clubs, jobs or sports, you are always told to be more involved and to put yourself out there. How are you supposed to manage…