JV Girls Softball Has Great Teamwork

Molly Arroyo

April 16, 2015

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Duha Nassar   JV Girls Softball has a score of 6 and 1. The coach, Miss Funston, has informed that the girls get better every day, showing that in their games, and that she is proud of them. The girls have practice...

Highland Tennis hits the Courts

Molly Arroyo

April 13, 2015

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By: Megan Alvarado Highland Tennis started their season on March 18th with their first practice. Their first tennis match against North Newton is on Friday, April 10th. Varsity tennis coach, Jordan Heckard said, ”We’ve...

Winter Sports Awards Night

Molly Arroyo

April 8, 2015

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By: Megan Alvarado On Wednesday, March 18th, HHS, held there Winter Sports award night for the athletes of boys’ and girls’ basketball, cheerleading, dance, boys’ and girls’ swimming and diving, and wrestling. Each team picked players to win either; most valuable, mos...

HHS football plays on

Molly Arroyo

March 23, 2015

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By: Krista Baker For the first time in history, HHS congragulates six football players who have decided to play college football. Since Grider has been the coach, there have been a total of six players that have played on the college level. However, in one ye...

Jackie Smailis Swims Forward

Delaney Sizemore

February 24, 2015

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Another great year of Highland Girl's Swimming has finished, and the team owes a lot of their success to swimmer Jackie Smailis. She has not seemed to be out of the school announcements, going over the top in each of her swim...

The Freshmen Trojans and the struggle against Portage

Molly Arroyo

January 16, 2015

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For the boys freshmen basketball team, last Wednesday was fairly typical. Talking with coach Belli, I found out more about the team and the challenges they face. The team is led by captains Raul Maldonado and Alex Pulleyblan...

JV Boys Basketball

Isabella Marks

January 15, 2015

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JV Boys Basketball Bounce Forward The JV boys' basketball team is at it again, working harder this year to succeed. Their current record is 7-6. At Lake Central, on January 13th, they lost by 20 points. Coach Brankin said,...

Injuries don’t stop the cheer team

Sara Miller

January 13, 2015

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Having two girls injured thus far into the basketball season. A total of four girls have been injured this school year.  Despite their challenges, they are working hard towards their next competition on January 31st. Listed below are ...

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Chicago Blackhawks Defeat the Minnesota Wild

Molly Arroyo

May 14, 2014

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  The Chicago Blackhawks took on the Minnesota Wild this past Tuesday in round two of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. After having a two game lead in the series, the Wild tied it up at two games a piece.   With a three games to ...

Durant wins MVP

Molly Arroyo

May 14, 2014

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This season Kevin Durant led the NBA in scoring for the fourth time. He averaged 32.0 points, 7.4 rebounds, and 5.5 assists a game making him the fourth person to average those numbers over the entire course of the season. He...

McLegends charity event comes to Highland

Molly Arroyo

May 5, 2014

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The 12th annual McLegends charity basketball game came to Highland this past Saturday. McLegends is a charity event in which former athletes from the region who have played collegiate or professional athletics return to take on...

Donald Sterling recieves lifetime ban

Molly Arroyo

May 2, 2014

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Donald Sterling has been the owner of the NBA basketball team the Los Angeles Clippers since 1981. 33 years of ownership has made him the longest-tenured owner in the NBA. He bought the team for $12.5 million, and the team is ...

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