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Fantasy football’s growing popularity

Fantasy football’s growing popularity

Ethan Hill, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

Around 75 million Americans play fantasy football every season, according to the New York Post. American football is by far one of the most popular sports in the United States, and fantasy football only proves that even further. ESPN, NFL, FOX, among many others, are all outlets that allow millions of ...

Superbowl LII Preview

Superbowl LII Preview

Ethan Hill, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

On Feb. 4, all eyes will be on Minneapolis to witness the biggest sports event of the year: Super Bowl LII. More than 100 million people are projected to watch Super Bowl LII between the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots. The spotlight is all on them. Two teams. One game. So which team...

The NFL Concussion Problem

The NFL Concussion Problem

Ethan Hill, Staff Reporter

January 19, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Opinions, Sports

For the second time in two seasons, Cam Newton is at the center of the NFL concussion controversy. During an NFC Wild Card game, Newton took a nasty hit that left him shaken to the point that he was barely able to stumble off the field. Return seemed impossible, until Newton miraculously trotted bac...

Robby Mills: Back from the Bench

Robby Mills: Back from the Bench

Jeff Swift, Staff Reporter

September 18, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

The varsity Mustang’s season has seen its ups and downs, but its diamond in the rough has been offense. In the first two games this season, the Mustangs averaged 33 points per game, third in the Suburban West Conference. The offense’s success this season is largely assisted by senior Robby Mills, quar...

Athlete Profile: Kyler Bayless

Athlete Profile: Kyler Bayless

Ellie Hall

March 6, 2017


Filed under Athlete Profile, Football, Sports

As a high school senior, it can be challenging to figure out where to go to college and what to do with one’s life, but senior Kyler Bayless, senior, has just made that decision by committing to Truman State University. Bayless, quarterback, will continue his football career at Truman. After his...

Where does MHS stand: Superbowl edition

Where does MHS stand: Superbowl edition

Tali Gorodetsky, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2016


Filed under Football, Sports

An Open Letter to Stan Kroenke

An Open Letter to Stan Kroenke

Alec Baris, Sports Editor

January 26, 2016


Filed under Football, Opinions, Sports

Dear Enos Stanley Kroenke, As a die-hard Rams and St Louis sports fan, I just want to say thank you. Thank you, Stan Kroenke, for being a businessman over a genuine person. Thank you, Stan Kroenke, for completely disregarding our efforts to keep the team we love in St Louis. Thank you, Stan Kroenk...

New study reveal the dangers of football

New study reveal the dangers of football

Greg Svirnovskiy, Online Sports Editor

November 30, 2015


Filed under Football, Issue 3, Print Issues, Sports

Mujahid Abdel-Baset, junior, can’t recall many details from the day he suffered his concussion. The events of the first few weeks after the hit are a blur. But what sticks with him is the pain. “I don’t remember anything about suffering my concussion,” Abdel-Baset said. “I felt really dizzy...

Welcome to our Turf

Welcome to our Turf

Greg Svirnovskiy and Austin Woods

September 23, 2015


Filed under Football, Issue 1, Print Issues, Sports

Throughout MHS football history, there has been one word that, when uttered, has made any coach, player or fan feel immense disappointment… Rain. But thanks to the new artificial turf at MHS, which came as a result of Prop 4, a $69 million bond issue passed in April, rain may no longer be a problem....

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