Fantasy Football: Paying it Forward

Michaela Diem, Sports and Entertainment Writer

December 2, 2016

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The beginning of senior year kicks off the start of multiple senior pay it forward projects. Seniors do projects that help animals such as fundraisers for the Humane Society as well as projects that feed the community like a ...

Flags and Majorettes Performances

Michaela Warfield, Sports Writer

November 9, 2016

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Not only does a lot of hard work and determination go into practices for performances when being a  flags or majorettes but also a lot of time. So far the corps has twirled in two parades, the Pumpkin Show and Aurora Farmer...

Workout tips

Laken Farrell, Sports Editor

November 8, 2016

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Working out may not be everyone’s cup of tea, but if you really want to stay fit, you will make yourself do it. The biggest hurdle to working out is actually getting yourself off of the couch or out of bed early and getting...

Mackenzie Black All State Academics

Michaela Diem, Sports Writer

November 2, 2016

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Senior Mackenzie Black has received the All State Academic Award. She has received the award for her academic achievements as a fall athlete. Black was one of 14 athletes in the state of Indiana to receive the award. The A...

Athletes Prepare For Sectionals

Michaela Warfield, Sports Writer

October 19, 2016

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Preparing for sectionals is nearly a must when being an athlete but not only individually but as a team. As fall sports come to an end and winter sports on deck, athletes think about how they personally prepare for sectionals. Whethe...

Coping with the Cold

Michaela Diem, Sports Writer

October 5, 2016

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Playing a sport has many obstacles. Some challenges athletes can overcome such as practicing to get better. Other challenges are beyond their control. Fall athletes face a unique obstacle. One obstacle that is beyond their control...

Soccer Senior Night

Laken Farrell, Sports Editor

September 30, 2016

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Becoming a senior can be nerve wracking, fun, and sometimes sad. It can be especially sad when you are an athlete and you play for the last time on your home field. The South Ripley boys and girls soccer team held their senior ni...

Athletes Pump Up the Hype

Michaela Warfield, Sports Writer

September 22, 2016

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Motivation means the general desire or willingness of someone to do something according to Merriam- Webster Dictionary, although sometimes athletes have to dig a little deeper. What gets athletes motivated, pumped, and hyped? It can be many...

Sports Drinks Good or Bad?

Laken Farrell, Sports Editor

September 8, 2016

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All athletes love Gatorade or Powerade to quench the thirst, but are they really that good for the athlete? These thirst quenchers may be better tasting than water and are said to replenish electrolytes to get through a game, however ...

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