The Paw Print

Student athlete makes significant impact on team, contributes to community

Jack Leach, Sports Editor

April 11, 2018

Filed under Sports

Some people view sports as a waste of time, a waste of time that doesn’t accomplish anything for society. But those in sports say they are truly more than a game. “I always played soccer as a kid, but I never really...

2018 NFL Mock Draft: Top-8

Jack Leach, Sports Editor

April 11, 2018

Filed under Sports

No. 1 Cleveland Browns- Sam Darnold (Quarterback-USC) After this year’s NFL Combine, many, including myself, believed the Browns would go with the best athlete in the draft: Saquon Barkley out of Penn State. But, after signing ...

Olympic contenders undergo vigorous routines for annual winter competition

Mandi Granato, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018

Filed under Features, Sports

People all across the world, each and every day, prepare for an event that only happens every four years: the Olympics. For many, it starts with the training. Milo Swain, trainer of 2016 Rio Olympic gold medalist swimmer Kevin...

Never bet against Brady: a look into a 15 year juggernaut

Jack Leach, Sports Editor

February 6, 2018

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All humans make mistakes, whether it’s opening up study guides the night before the final exam, or accidently locking your keys in the car with the engine on (I’ve done both). But, one notorious mistake has consistently...

Cougarettes adapt to new choreography, make state appearance for first time in school history

Kinsey Vandenbark, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018

Filed under Sports

The varsity dance team qualified for state for the first time in school history this month. According to the team, the Cougarettes put on a challenging and exciting dance routine to impress the judges at conferences and sectionals. Shannon...

Coed cheerleader breaks gender norm Cheerleader finds comfort in cheering after facing a severe injury, continues to make a positive impact on the team

Jack Leach, Sports Editor

January 29, 2018

Filed under Sports

After typing “cheerleader” in Google Images, endless rows of women cheering, tumbling, and dancing appear. What Google, and maybe society, has failed to notice is that males also play a large role in the success of cheer...

Athletic Alumni: Remembering 2010 Boy’s Bowling

Jack Leach, Sports Editor

December 7, 2017

Filed under Columns, Sports

Friday, December 11, 2009. A day that will never be forgotten throughout South’s history. “The loss was tough to face,” former Cougar Bryan Tomac said. “High school is already hard enough without tragedy slapping...

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