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MCHS Athletics having a successful year

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

March 13, 2017

The 2016-17 school year has been quite an exciting year so far in athletics at Michigan City High School.  While in the past Michigan City has been looked at as the “doormat” of the Duneland Athletic Conference, the past ...

Chicago Cubs shutout for second straight game in NLCS

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

October 19, 2016

The Chicago Cubs may seem to have some worries after manager Joe Maddon said that the team was "over" the 1-0 loss in Game 2 in Chicago.  The Cubs bats were silenced yet again in Los Angeles after an off day to travel on Monda...

Baseball clubs mourn the loss of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

September 30, 2016

Last Sunday, baseball fans around the country mourned the loss of Miami Marlins ace pitcher Jose Fernandez.   Fernandez was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning just off the coast of Miami Beach, Florida.  Florida...

Baylor football is a mess

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

May 31, 2016

Baylor football is an absolute mess.  After the firing of head coach Art Briles for the investigation into the handling of the sexual assault allegations that face some of the players on his team,  Baylor hired former Wake Forest...

Golden State comes back and will face Cavs in finals

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

May 31, 2016

It's time for Round 2 of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers. In this highly-anticipated rematch, will Stephen Curry and the NBA's splash bros complete their record-setting regular ...

Long time Purdue baseball coach steps down

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

May 31, 2016

After eighteen seasons at the helm, longtime Purdue baseball head coach Doug Schreiber has stepped down from the position.   Schreiber compiled a record of 485 wins and 489 losses as the coach of the Boilermakers.  After a season...

Cubs bullpen holds off Dodgers

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

May 31, 2016

The Chicago Cubs definitely seem to be past the slump they were in just last week. After a stretch where the Cubs lost eight out of thirteen games, The Cubs have now won six in a row after taking two out of three against the Cardinals,...

Cubs bounce back in route of Cardinals

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

May 25, 2016

The Chicago Cubs started their season on a tear by winning 24 out of their first 30 games.   After their phenomenal start to the season, the Cubs are currently sitting at the top of the baseball world with the best reco...

NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski drops American flag

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

March 11, 2016

NASCAR stock car driver Brad Keselowski came under intense criticism this past week after he dropped the American flag during his victory burnouts after winning the Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway last Sunday. I...

Chicago Bulls falling into a slump

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

March 4, 2016

The Chicago Bulls, who at the beginning of the year looked as if they would be very competitive in the NBA, let alone the Eastern Conference. The Bulls starting five was filled with all-stars bottom to top and seemed as if...

Purdue basketball defeats another top 10 team

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

February 28, 2016

The Purdue Boilermakers are now ranked number fifteen in the country after defeating their second AP Top 10 team in the span of just eighteen days.  The Boilers defeated the previously number 10 ranked Maryland Terrapins 83-79...

Early World Series projections

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

February 20, 2016

Spring Training baseball is in the air across the south and that means that people are already starting to make World Series bets on who is going to be crowned world champions come October. The team who is claimed to have the...

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