Boys’ Soccer ends magical run in Sectional final

Boys’ Soccer ends magical run in Sectional final

Written by Hannah Webster, Staff Writer

October 29, 2014


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The Lockport Boys Varsity Soccer team made this season a memorable one. With back to back seasons as conference champs, the boys’ drive to win was unstoppable this year. Starting their season in late August, it did not take long for the team to make things click. The sectional final at Carl Sa...

New Traditions at Powderpuff Game

New Traditions at Powderpuff Game

Written by Kelsey Bekermeier, Staff Writer

October 23, 2014


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One of the most popular Wednesdays of the year at Lockport Township High School is the girls’ Powderpuff game. Powderpuff games are the talk of the school in the weeks prior to  Homecoming week and the tension and taunting between the grades only adds to the excitement. The girls met four times...

Bears out of hibernation

Written by Bradley Zimmerman, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014


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The Chicago Bears are back on the field with their 2014 season, starting off with a 3-4 record. The Bears, who narrowly missed the playoffs last year, are back for redemption and ready to claim the prize that has eluded them since 1985; winning the Super Bowl. Mark Trestman, now entering his second year...

New field, new look for Lockport

Written by Jordan Pollard, Staff writer

October 22, 2014


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It has been nearly 40 years since any athletic facility at Lockport Township High School has been renovated, but this summer a brand new synthetic turf field and track were installed in the athletic stadium. The Board of Education met on March 13, 2014 and approved the near $1.6 million project. Construction...

Chicago Bulls Preseason Preview

October 22, 2014


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Offseason acquisitions The Chicago Bulls are looking to take the next step on their journey to greatness.  To do this, the Bulls have made some very key additions to their roster during this offseason.  They have acquired two big men, Nikola Mirotic, a 6’10”, lights-out shooter from Serbia,...

Eyeing the Big Ten Title

Written by Ryan Wenzel, Sports Editor

October 11, 2014


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The college football season is now six weeks old and the Big Ten is struggling. Only two teams in the Big Ten have gotten through the first six weeks unscathed. The Big Ten is a very weak conference this year, and it is unclear which team that will dominate conference play and win the Big Ten title...

Worth the Wait

Written by Matt Phad, Opinion Editor

October 8, 2014


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Chicago Cubs last won a championship in 1908. One hundred six years, 16,000 games later, and Cubs fans are still waiting for another one. Since 1908, the NHL, NBA, and NFL have all been created; the U.S. has gained four states; 17 trillion dollars was added to the national debt; and there have been...

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