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College Playoffs Gather Interest

College Playoffs Gather Interest

Mason Strickland, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014


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The 2014-2015 season of college football is introducing a new playoff bracket. A selection committee will rank teams, the top four teams will compete in a sudden death championship bracket. This new structure has gathered a lot of interest as teams prepare to enter week eight of the season. When asked...

UF False Alarm

UF False Alarm

Anastasia Correia, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014


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Florida Gators freshman backup quarterback Treon Harris, was under investigation after he was accused of sexually assaulting a female student on campus early Sunday morning. The school announced Monday that Treon Harris had gone from star to a suspect. The Gainesville Police Department said in a statement...

Bolts Fan Fest

Bolts Fan Fest

Tyler Young, Staff Writer

October 8, 2014


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The Tampa Bay Lightning have been hosting a fan fest for the last couple of years to give the fans an opportunity to meet the players, have a great time with all the fun events planned outside and inside the arena, and also being able to buy some of players used gear. The main point of this fan fest...

Thursday Night Blowout

Thursday Night Blowout

Kevin Jefferis, Staff Writer

September 29, 2014


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On Thursday night the Tampa Bay Buccaneers faced off against their division rivals the Atlanta Falcons and got completely destroyed 56-14. While the Atlanta falcons were breaking franchise and league records left and right, Devin Hester ended up surpassing Dion Sanders in a record for touchdown returns....

One Team One Family

One Team One Family

Clinisha Bannis, Staff Writer

September 24, 2014


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Freedom High School’s football team has been off to a great start this year. Through the first three games of the regular season, Freedom won the first two, defeating King High School 9-6 and Middleton 37-0. They have been working hard and focusing on playing more as a team. “We are now working...

Be the Thunder

Be the Thunder

Nic Clarke, Staff Writer

September 12, 2014


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The Tampa Bay Lightning’s season came to an abrupt conclusion last year when there were playoff hopes were squandered with an elimination from the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Lightning are anticipating to make it to the prestigious Stanley Cup Finals during the upcoming 2014-2015 season. Despite...

Humanity Hits A Home-Run

Humanity Hits A Home-Run

Caitlyn Stevenson, Editor-In-Chief

May 5, 2014


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Sporting competition usually reaches its height at the collegiate level, but two softball players from Florida Southern College put their competitive instincts aside and helped an injured player on the opposing team obtain the victory. In their final game, Eckerd College needed a win to secure their...

MLB Opening Day 2014

MLB Opening Day 2014

Tommy Capobianco, Staff Writer

April 11, 2014


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The 145th Major League Baseball (MLB) season kicked off on March 22nd with an international series in Sydney, Australia between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks. The 2014 baseball season features many changes such as restrictions on home plate collisions, an overhaul of suspensio...

Freedom Basketball Ends on High Note

Jaylene Vazquez, Anastasia Correia, and Tymesha Shoats

March 24, 2014


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Freedom High School’s basketball team has had its fair share of ups and down this season. Players have battled through adversity and have shown the ability to rise above and go beyond their expectations. Freedom’s basketball team proved to be successful in the way the team united. “We are who...

MLB Childproofs the Game

MLB Childproofs the Game

Tommy Capobianco, Staff Writer

March 5, 2014


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Major League Baseball, or the MLB, recently announced an “experimental rule” regarding collisions between base runners and catchers at home plate. This rule is considered experimental because the league will evaluate its success during the season and decide whether or not it should continue. The...

Sochi Wins Gold

Sochi Wins Gold

Anastasiya Sukhenko, Staff Writer

February 25, 2014


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This year marks the first time Russia has hosted the Winter Olympics.  Russia has tried hard to prove that they deserve to host the 2014 Winter Olympics by using new technology in their opening ceremony. Known as Shortest Path Bridge technology, the cost exceeded $51 billion and holds the title of the...

Team USA Disappoints

Team USA Disappoints

Tommy Capobianco, Staff Writer

February 25, 2014


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The United States of America sent 230 athletes to the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, the largest procession ever sent to that event. Expectations were high for the Americans, especially in the extremely popular worldwide sport of ice hockey. Once again however, both the men’s and women’s...

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