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Stars Collide in Los Angeles

Stars Collide in Los Angeles

Ashar Farooq, Co-Managing Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Sunday, February 18th, 2018, the newly redesigned NBA All-Star Game between Team Stephen and Team Lebron featured great competition as Team Lebron eventually came from behind to win 148-145 in Los Angeles, California. The NBA All-Star Game came at the culmination of All-Star Weekend, which featu...

NHL And Seattle?

NHL And Seattle?

Nathan Blank, Guest Writer

April 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The National Hockey League is looking to expand once again, but this time to Seattle. The league added their 31st team just this past season in Las Vegas with an expansion fee of 500 million dollars. The team has been a major success as it is currently in first place in the Pacific Division.  ...

The. XFL. Is. Coming. Back. !!!.

The. XFL. Is. Coming. Back. !!!.

Ashar Farooq, Co-Managing Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Have you heard about the XFL? It is an extreme form of the National Football League and it is set to make a thumping return in 2020. The XFL was around in the early 2000s before its demise shortly afterwards. While it is regarded as an extreme form of NFL Football, the new XFL will be owned by the WW...

The Story of the 2018 Winter Olympics

The Story of the 2018 Winter Olympics

Ashar Farooq, Co-Managing Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The wait is over. They are here[and now already gone]. The 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang are here in style as there have been plenty of medals awarded to well-deserving teams and individuals. Olympic history continues to be made as the 23rd Winter Games has already produced great sporting moments...

2017 in Review

2017 in Review

Ashar Farooq, Managing Editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyle, News, Politics, Sports

As we ring in 2018, it is time to reflect on 2017. This was for sure a year of great happenings. The year started out with the transfer of power in Washington as President-Elect Donald Trump took the oath of office on Friday, January 20th. With President Trump’s presidential term came a litany of cabinet a...

2018 Preview

2018 Preview

Ashar Farooq, Managing Editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyle, News, Politics, Sports, Technology

With 2017 now over, here is what 2018 may hold for the world. The 2018 Winter Olympics are going to unite the world and feature great sporting events in Pyeongchang, South Korea. These games will be held in February, but will not feature Russia after an unprecedented ban due to a doping scandal. ...

The Houston Train Arrives at Victory Town!

The Houston Train Arrives at Victory Town!

Ashar Farooq, Co-Managing Editor

December 3, 2017


Filed under Sports

The 2017 World Series featured two heavyweight teams that dominated both defensively and offensively. The Houston Astros and the Los Angeles Dodgers battled for the championship title while providing fans with an explosive series that ultimately culminated in Game 7. In this winner-takes-all game, the...

Super Bowl LI Goes Down In History as An Exciting Battle for Victory

Super Bowl LI Goes Down In History as An Exciting Battle for Victory

Megan Neuman, Sports Editor

March 5, 2017


Filed under Sports

The NFL hosted its 51st Super Bowl, in which the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots fought for the champion title at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. The game was one of the NFL’s most exciting; the New England Patriots made a ruthless comeback and proved, yet again, that Tom Brady could not...

Girls’ Basketball Undefeated Mid-Season

Girls’ Basketball Undefeated Mid-Season

Matthew Phillip, Sports Writer

February 11, 2017


Filed under Sports

What an amazing winning streak!! The Girls’ Basketball team is undefeated with a record of (4:0:0). They beat North Babylon 41-27, Smithtown East 60-39, Centereach 72-36, and Sachem North 66-48. During the North Babylon game, Rosa Portaro was the leading scorer with 14 points. The player with the highest...

Winter Sports Mid-Season

Winter Sports Mid-Season

Nick Miata, Sports Writer

February 11, 2017


Filed under Sports

With the next season of Whitman sports underway, let’s take a look at our winter teams and their accomplishments thus far. Girls’ basketball has gotten off to a great start, going undefeated in their first five games. This can be contributed to the team’s fast-paced...

Scott McEntee Executes his Swings at Port Jefferson Country Club to Move on to Counties

Scott McEntee Executes his Swings at Port Jefferson Country Club to Move on to Counties

Chris Adams, Sports Writer

January 9, 2017


Filed under Sports

Whitman golfer, Scott McEntee, found the green at Port Jefferson Country Club where he shot an 87 on 18 holes which distinguished him as one of the top 20 scores in Suffolk County, good enough to proceed to Counties. Scott was the sole Whitman golfer to achieved the honor of advancing to county finals....

Will Boys’ Varsity Soccer return to the State Finals?

Will Boys’ Varsity Soccer return to the State Finals?

Joie Tortorice, Sports Writer

November 6, 2016


Filed under Sports

The boys’ varsity soccer team ended their regular league play with a record of 10-4-0. Despite losing key players from last season, they have shown they are a major threat to opposing teams this year.

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