THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

FOOTBALL STARS RISE TO SUCCESS

Zion Jackson (left), O'Shae Baker (middle), and Jordan Davis (right) have used their football careers at SHS as a launchpad to college.

Kenedy Musante and Leyton Dudley

September 10, 2018

For many high school athletes entering junior year, being recruited and committing to a college is a dream come true. The new school year has brought along a new football season, and with it, a new year of competition for athletes who strive to make it to the top. Juniors Zion Jackson, Jordan Davis and ...

GET BIG OR GO HOME: FORGOTTEN SPORTS AT SEMINOLE

The race for the finish line can be intense for female swimmers as the stakes get higher.

Suhaib Hasan, Reporter

September 6, 2018

Although Seminole High School competes in 15 different sports, only two are widely known across campus. In the midst of all the praise over football and basketball, many sports seem to be forgotten. Without recognition, teams and players suffer a loss in morale caused by an absence of student suppor...

LAX TEAMS POWER TO THE MAX

Seminole's boys lacrosse team plays against Lake Mary.

Gwyneth Katker, Photographer

March 15, 2018

Lacrosse is not just an ordinary sport to many of the athletes at SHS. For them, it is an outlet to express themselves and meet new people. With the passion that each of Seminole's lacrosse players has for his or her sport, the team is bound to make its mark on the field.  The teams greatly look up to their coaches b...

ATHLETES SPEAK OUT FROM BENCH

Leyton Dudley and Malavika Kannan

March 14, 2018

It lies beyond the dazzling gleam of the football pitch. It's tucked away from the screaming crowds, forgotten by the hysterical harbingers of fame and glory. Known as "the bench," it's the place where athletes languish in obscurity, and big dreams go to die. Since many of Seminole High School's sports...

GALLERY: SEMINOLE ATHLETES

Seminole High Schools athletic programs produce many skilled and dedicated athletes.

January 31, 2018

Seminole High School's athletes have worked hard in order to take part in our esteemed athletics program. Among these students are some exceptional athletes who stand out in more than just their sport. Here are some of their stories.

GABRIEL TORO STRIVES FOR GOALS

Freshman Gabriel Toro is a freshman on the varsity soccer team that pursues his goals on and off the field.

Leyton Dudley, Reporter

December 18, 2017

From the moment freshman Gabriel Toro stepped onto the field, he knew that soccer would play an essential role in his life. His career began at the age of three in Brazil, and he continued pursuing his dreams when he moved to the United States two years later. Now, as one of two freshmen on the Semi...

COACH BRAUMAN: ON TRACK FOR SUCCESS

Coach Brauman trains runners to push through every mile and strive for success.

Jennifer Schmid and Malavika Kannan

November 7, 2017

For Coach Ken Brauman, coaching young runners is less of a career than a higher calling. The beloved Cross Country and Track and Field coach has been at Seminole High School since 1983. His career, which includes several years as a Seminole High School guidance counselor, has taken him as far as...

SECRETS OF SELECTING SEMINOLE’S COACHES

A lot goes into picking the most passionate, qualified individuals to be Seminole's coaches.

Olivia Barnard, Designer/Reporter

October 3, 2017

The coaches at Seminole High School are crucial to the success of our athletics department and individual athletes; they're sources of orange and black pride in every Nole. In order to ensure the success of our athletes, Seminole's coaches have to undergo a selective recruitment process. According to principal...

FROM HIGH KICKS TO HELMETS

Powderpuff allows girls and guys to switch roles and experience sports through a different perspective.

Mansoor Esfandieyar

October 2, 2017

As gender roles evolve in society, there has been a significant increase in women’s participation in sports that were once associated with only one gender: males. Therefore, an increasingly important factor for social change has been marked by men and women participating in non-traditional roles for th...

STUDENT ATHLETES TO RECEIVE LOOSER GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

More relaxed graduation requirements for athletes will be implemented at Seminole in the close future.

Landon Ludlow, Reporter

April 1, 2017

The following article was published as a part of The Seminole Newspaper’s 2017 April Fool’s issue! The information, quotations, and other content is completely fictitious and should not be considered a true representation of the school, the administration, or other governing entities.   ...

SHS MAKES PLANS FOR TURF FOOTBALL FIELD

Seminole High drafts plans for a new turf field

Taylor Harris, Section Editor

April 1, 2017

The following article was published as a part of The Seminole Newspaper’s 2017 April Fool’s issue! The information, quotations, and other content is completely fictitious and should not be considered a true representation of the school, the administration, or other governing entities.   ...

LADY NOLES GOLF TEAM ADVANCES TO DISTRICTS

The Lady Noles golf team practices for an upcoming match.

Megana Vonguru, Reporter

November 14, 2016

With a new coach and the team down to just six players, the Lady Noles Varsity golf team knows that they have a lot to prove this year. The team practices rigorously in order to build their skills. The varsity team has three hour practices twice a week, with four-hour-long matches twice a week. Howe...