THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

‘NOLES WATER POLO TRIUMPHS THIS SEASON

 ‘NOLES WATER POLO TRIUMPHS THIS SEASON

Bobbi Zahn, Managing Editor

April 28, 2014

Starting off the season with new talent, the Seminole water polo team has much hope for this season. With one month to go, the teams has a lot to boast about: the girls are 7-2 while the boys are 6-3. “So far, so good," said coach Anthony Ackerson. "We are training hard for the District tourna...

UCONN TOPS KENTUCKY FOR FOURTH NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

UCONN TOPS KENTUCKY FOR FOURTH NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Robert Blaine, Reporter

April 8, 2014

The seventh-seeded University of Connecticut Huskies captured their fourth national championship in NCAA Men's basketball with a 60-54 victory over the eight-seeded University of Kentucky Wildcats. This was the highest combined seedings of the two teams facing off in the annual championship. Senior point...

CLASS OF 2020 SANFORD BASKETBALL PLAYER COMMITS TO KENTUCKY

CLASS OF 2020 SANFORD BASKETBALL PLAYER COMMITS TO KENTUCKY

Robert Blaine, Reporter

March 31, 2014

The following article was published as a part of The Seminole’s 2014 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. University of Kent...

EDITORIAL: NUMEROUS MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL STARS IMPRESS AS PROSPECTS FOR NBA

EDITORIAL: NUMEROUS MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL STARS IMPRESS AS PROSPECTS FOR NBA

Robert Blaine, Reporter

March 11, 2014

The 2014 NBA Draft looks to be one of the most talented drafts in recent history—if all underclassmen prospects choose to declare for the draft. With so much talent in NCAA Men's Division I basketball, March Madness should feature many great programs and players. So, who are some of the top NBA prospects...

SEMINOLE VARSITY BASEBALL LOOKS TO BUILD ON STRONG 2013 SEASON

SEMINOLE VARSITY BASEBALL LOOKS TO BUILD ON STRONG 2013 SEASON

Robert Blaine, Reporter

February 12, 2014

Seminole High School's varsity baseball team is set to open this season in February. The team is hoping to capitalize on the momentum from last season, despite losing eight seniors to graduation. Last year was the team's first under new a head coach and former Seminole High School graduate, Justin...

EDITORIAL: NEW PRO BOWL FORMAT FAILS TO IMPRESS

EDITORIAL: NEW PRO BOWL FORMAT FAILS TO IMPRESS

Robert Blaine, Reporter

February 11, 2014

The NFL Pro Bowl has always been the subject of much scrutiny—and rightfully so. This year's Pro Bowl on January 26 just provided further evidence of why football's All-Star Game is a laughingstock. The game has decided to switch to an All-Star fantasy draft with teams being picked by Deion Sanders...

‘NOLES VARSITY TENNIS TEAM TRAINS TOWARDS ANOTHER GREAT SEASON

'NOLES VARSITY TENNIS TEAM TRAINS TOWARDS ANOTHER GREAT SEASON

Gouthami Gadamsetty, Reporter

February 10, 2014

Seminole's tennis team's 2014 season started in the beginning of February. With a new members on the team, the team has high hopes. The Varsity Boys' team is currently undefeated, 3-0. Sophomore Naveen Krishnan said, "The season has started off great! We can definitely see first place in our fut...

SEAHAWKS DOMINATE BRONCOS TO CAPTURE SUPER BOWL XLVIII

SEAHAWKS DOMINATE BRONCOS TO CAPTURE SUPER BOWL XLVIII

Robert Blaine, Reporter

February 3, 2014

The Seattle Seahawks jumped out to an early lead over the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII and never looked back, winning in a 43 to 8 rout. The game pitted the Seahawks' top-ranked defense against the Broncos' top-ranked offense, and ended up being a very one-sided battle. The game's first play...

CITRUS BOWL RENOVATIONS COULD REVITALIZE SPORTS SCENE IN ORLANDO

CITRUS BOWL RENOVATIONS COULD REVITALIZE SPORTS SCENE IN ORLANDO

Max Schuman, Sports Manager

January 28, 2014

As college football transitioned into the postseason, downtown Orlando played host to two big post-Christmas Bowl games, as it has annually since 2001. The Louisville Cardinals defeated the Miami Hurricanes on December 28 in the Russell Athletic Bowl, and the South Carolina Gamecocks defeated the Wisconsin...

EDITORIAL: THE SEMINOLE PREDICTS NBA ALL-STAR GAME ROSTERS

EDITORIAL: THE SEMINOLE PREDICTS NBA ALL-STAR GAME ROSTERS

Robert Blaine, Reporter

January 22, 2014

The 2014 NBA All-Star Game will take place on Saturday, February 16, with starters to be announced in a few weeks. A new set of rules for selecting the teams is in place, and the league's stars are ready to put on a show for fans everywhere. The Seminole gets in on the All-Star action with an early lo...

WORLD TURNS TO SOCHI FOR 2014 WINTER OLYMPICS

WORLD TURNS TO SOCHI FOR 2014 WINTER OLYMPICS

Jillian Lachcik, Copy Editor

January 15, 2014

The 2014 Winter Olympics, officially called the XXII Olympic Winter Games, are scheduled to take place from February 7 to February 23. The games will be held in Sochi, a ski town in Russia. Construction for these games involves the building of new venues, as well as remaking the telecommunications...

FSU TRIUMPHS OVER AUBURN, WINS FINAL BCS CHAMPIONSHIP IN INSTANT CLASSIC

FSU TRIUMPHS OVER AUBURN, WINS FINAL BCS CHAMPIONSHIP IN INSTANT CLASSIC

Max Schuman, Sports Manager

January 7, 2014

In a season of dominating wins, the Florida State Seminoles flipped the script on the "team of destiny" Auburn Tigers to win the final BCS National Championship, 34-31. Redshirt freshman and Heisman-winning FSU quarterback Jameis Winston got the ball with a little more than a minute to play trailing...