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NBA: Kyrie Irving

NBA: Kyrie Irving

By Rahul Walia, Reporter

November 26, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving expressed frustration with the clear protective mask that he wore while returning to game action Tuesday night, but said it was still a better option than the black one he once used during a memorable performance here in New York. Irving overcame his frustrations Tuesday...

NBA: Warriors vs Celtics

NBA: Warriors vs Celtics

By Rahul Walia, Reporter

November 26, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Golden State Warriors felt they endured some questionable calls during their 92-88 loss to the Boston Celtics on Thursday at TD Garden. Golden State got to the free throw line 19 times, compared to Boston receiving 38 attempts, and the Warriors were called for 24 fouls, nine more than the Celtics....

Cross Country Subsections

By Michelle Tipton, Reporter

November 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

To end an amazing cross country season, the whole cross country team ran their last race: subsections! The day started off with the whole team meeting at Modesto High at 9:30 to take a bus to Angels Camp, also known as Frogtown. It was an hour and a half drive and several other schools from the central ...

Volleyball Senior Night

By Shelby Benz, Editor

November 9, 2017


Filed under Sports, Student Life

Last week was one filled with celebration for the seniors participating in fall sports for the very last time at Modesto High School.  On Tuesday, October 24, the Modesto Volleyball Program organized a spectacular Senior Night to honor the varsity players at the final home game of the season.  The...

Athlete of the Week

Athlete of the Week

By Breanna Donnelly, Reporter

November 5, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Calvin Sokk is currently a 14-year-old sophomore at Modesto High.  He is a very hardworking an active student.  He is a member of dance production, speech, and a valued runner on the cross country team.  The thing he likes most about cross country, is that it is like a family, and it teaches all of...

Cat Fight

Cat Fight

By Rohin Walia, Reporter

October 29, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Modesto Panthers took on the Gregori Jaguars at the big Cat Fight game. The game was a home game for the Gregori Jaguars, so it was held at Gregori High School. Leading up to the game a poll was created by ABC to do a show coverage of a high school football game. After a few days of voting, the...

Artichoke Invitational

By Michelle Tipton, Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Sports

A favorite race of many runners in cross country is the Artichoke Invitational. The 2.2-mile race takes place in Half Moon Bay at Half Moon Bay High School. At 7:40 am, all the runners meet at Modesto High School and go on an hour and a half bus ride. The bus ride consisted of runners crowding in the back...

Sports Betting

Sports Betting

By Rohin Walia, Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The patent application, published on May 6 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office, is pending.  This patent application is held by Microsoft, and it could be a critical piece of a future with widespread legal sports betting in the United States. ESPN interviewed more than 50 sources representing...

MLB: World Series Matchup

MLB: World Series Matchup

By Rahul, reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Los Angeles Dodgers will host the Houston Astros in Game 1 of the best-of-seven World Series at 5 p.m. on Tuesday. After sweeping the Arizona Diamondbacks and trouncing the Cubs, the Dodgers have a challenge on their hands. The Astros can bang the baseball around, and the duo of Keuchel and Verlander...

President Trump vs the NFL

President Trump vs the NFL

By Rohin Walia, Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Donald Trump apparently won’t stop hurting the NFL until the number of players taking a knee during the national anthem is reduced to zero. The President continued to tweet against the league. "Two dozen NFL players continue to kneel during the National Anthem, showing total disrespect to our Flag &am...

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