Powderpuff: the hit of homecoming

Lauren West, Ads Manager

November 10, 2010

         The night of Powder Puff consists of many fun games and the competition sometimes gets heated. There’s a total of four flag football games played between the grades; freshmen and the juniors play first and t...

In State ACC Championship matchup: will it ever come?

Parker Fox, Staff Writer

November 10, 2010

           Since Miami joined the ACC in 2004, it was assumed that they would face off every December with fellow perennial powerhouse Florida State.  The conference put the two teams in different divisions.  Both...

Florida’s New System for Winning

Lindsey Yearwood, Staff Writer

November 9, 2010

On Saturday, October 30, Florida Gators took on the Georgia Bulldogs in Jacksonville with more success than they hoped for. When head coach Urban Meyer said they would be “tweaking” the offense, he wasn’t kidding. The Gators...

Iverson to Europe

Mike Kelly, Editor-in-Chief

October 29, 2010

Allen Iverson has agreed to a two year, 4 million dollar deal with the Turkish Besiktas basketball team. Iverson, who is 35, has played 14 seasons in the NBA and was selected to 11 All Star games. He is also ranked 17th on the all...

2010 World Series

Peter Drulias, Staff Writer

October 29, 2010

This year has maybe the two biggest underdogs in the whole playoff pool advancing to the World Series in the 2010 series. Neither San Francisco OR Texas were favored to win their leagues against defending champs the Yankees and...

College Football: Where Florida’s Top Three Stand

Parker Fox, Staff Writer

October 29, 2010

With the first eight weeks of the always-too-short college football season in the books, Florida’s top three have seen the best and worst of times.  Miami had a heartbreaking loss in week 2 versus Ohio State and a disappointing...

Controversial ending in Miami

Tyler Higbee, Staff Writer

October 29, 2010

           This past Sunday the Miami Dolphins hosted the Pittsburgh Steelers in a tough AFC match. Pittsburgh, holding a record of 4-1, was ready to get their fifth win and stay atop the AFC, while Miami at 3-2 did...

NFL cracks down on hard hits

Jimmy Skaaland, Staff Writer

October 22, 2010

In recent years the NFL has done many things that are intended to protect players and their safety.  Monday, after week 6 being full of these “headhunter” hits, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell decided to take it a step further,...

Gators Take on Bulldogs

Lindsey Yearwood, Staff Writer

October 22, 2010

      The Florida Gators took on the Mississippi State Bulldogs on October 15, at the Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, which was also the Gator’s homecoming game. They had a loss of 10- 7 for their final score with this being...

Bucs off to a surprisingly good start

Parker Fox, Staff Writer

October 19, 2010

After going 3-13 and making few changes in personnel, little was expected of the Bucs by fans and critics this season.  The team has shocked both the league and some of its realistic fans with a 3-1 start.  NFL fans have started...

Rays’ postseason

Tyler Higbee, Staff Writer

October 18, 2010

It is that time of the year when the temperature starts to cool down and the baseball post season begins. October is when you can make a name for yourself in the MLB with a strong pitching outing or a clutch hit or by leading...

Adjusting to the game

Mike Kelly, Editor-in-Chief

October 18, 2010

Roster changes are part of being a major league club. For the Tampa Bay Rays next season, some changes might be hard to swallow. 2008 was a pivotal year for the Tampa Bay Rays. That is the year they emerged onto the contenti...

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