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NFL x Fortnite / E-sports?

By Diego Aguirre, reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Last Friday two of the biggest corporations,Fortnite and the NFL, Worked together to bring some licensed virtual items for players to rep their favorite team game. they released a total of 8 skins that come with all the teams wearing licensed NFL jerseys. They released 4 male variants and 4 female variants...

Word of the Week: Enigmatic

By Sabrina Mean, Reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Uncategorized

When asked what the word "enigmatic" means, a senior, Brandon Lay answered, "Something dealing with science or engineering." Tranesia Jones, a junior states, "a disorder or a type of disease." Enigmatic is an adjective and it means difficult to interpret or understand; mysterious.

2018 World Series

By Sabrina Mean, Reporter

November 12, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, Showcase

For the 2018 World Series, the Boston Red Sox and the Los Angeles Dodgers went head to head. Not knowing who was going to win was nerve wrecking for a lot of people. But towards the end of Game 5, you can say the Red Sox took home the trophy with a 4-1 win against the Dodgers. With this win, the ...

Red Ribbon Week at Modesto High

Red Ribbon Week at Modesto High

By Rana Banankhah, Reporter

November 11, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Stefan DeClerck was a seventeen year old California high school student planning to attend Michigan University to study computer science. He created and published numerous apps, presented a TEDx talk about computer science, played various varsity sports, and even won the state championships with his sc...

Should you really be considered an adult at 18?

November 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase

Turning 18 years old is one of the biggest parts of your life. It is when you are legally considered an adult, but is that true? I think when you become 18 years old, you are not an adult yet. In the name “eight-teen” the word “teen” is literally in the name. Your brain doesn’t fully develop...

Fact of the week ( Femur)

Fact of the week ( Femur)

By Yaritza Mendez, Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase

Did you know that the femur is also known as the thigh bone and it’s the longest bone in your body. It contains red and yellow bone marrow, this bone has a ball-and-socket joint. The femur is usually half of a person’s height. It may seem weird that just one bone could be one of the strongest things ...

The History of Modesto High School

November 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase

Modesto HIgh School was the first school in the Central Valley to have a school with the International Baccalaureate Program, the AVID program, and the Performing Arts Academy. Modesto High is the oldest high school in Modesto, and among the oldest in California in 2015. Modesto High is by far the...

MoHi Freshmen basketball tryouts

By Diego Aguirre

November 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Last week were the tryouts the Modesto High Basketball team, I will be giving you my experience trying out and some things that will happen during the tryout. On the first day there will be mostly running  as the coaches will see if you are able to keep up with there fast plays and offense I personally...

The History of Halloween

The History of Halloween

By Rana Banankhah, Reporter

November 4, 2018


Filed under Feature, Review, Showcase

Halloween is a night of tricks, treats and tradition. The history of Halloween dates back to ancient times with the Celtic festival of Samhain. For the Celts, November first marked the beginning of a new year and new years eve was believed to be the night where the boundary between the worlds of the livin...

Mindset Science Solutions Surveying Modesto High Students

Mindset Science Solutions Surveying Modesto High Students

By Derek Tang, Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under Feature, Opinion, Showcase

On October 26, Dr. Jason Okonofua conducted a research study on Modesto High School students to learn their opinions and to determine how our school environment can be more welcoming to students. Some questions inquired about how others (i.e. teachers, staff, peers) perceive the survey-taker based on...

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