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PANTHERS POUNCE, HAND SEMINOLE SECOND LOSS OF SEASON

PANTHERS POUNCE, HAND SEMINOLE SECOND LOSS OF SEASON

Max Schuman, Sports Manager

September 16, 2013


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Dr. Phillips High School Panthers looked every bit of the regional powerhouse that they are in dispatching the Seminole High School varsity football team Friday night, 42-7. Senior runningback Joe Baker rushed 19 times for 90 yards in the loss, and junior quarterback NewK Tillman took a quarterback...

PED USE PLAGUES MAJOR AMERICAN SPORTS

PED USE PLAGUES MAJOR AMERICAN SPORTS

Robert Blaine, Reporter

September 16, 2013


Filed under Sports

Many thought that  the "Steroid Era," which had rocked Major League Baseball in the '90s, was over with the implementation of Performance Enhancing Drug (PED) testing in 2003.  The issue never seemed to fade away as numerous players were brought to trial, infamously headlined by names such as Roger C...

‘NOLES BOUNCE BEARS TO OPEN SEASON

‘NOLES BOUNCE BEARS TO OPEN SEASON

Max Schuman, Sports Manager

September 2, 2013


Filed under Sports

The 2013 varsity football season began with a bang for Seminole High School, as the 'Noles beat Winter Springs comfortably, 21-0. Junior quarterback Horonadis "NewK" Tillman and senior runningback Joe Baker paced a potent running attack that wore down the Bears over the course of the game. The pair...

EDITORIAL: NBA OFFSEASON: WINNERS AND LOSERS

EDITORIAL: NBA OFFSEASON:  WINNERS AND LOSERS

Robert Blaine, Reporter

August 24, 2013


Filed under Editorials, Sports, Top Stories

This article is a summary of the NBA offseason including the draft, free agency, and trades.  Five teams have been categorized as winners and five as losers.  The "winners" took advantage of their resources to better their teams for the future, while the "losers" lost out on the potential to do so. ...

MIAMI HEAT TAKE FINALS IN 7 BEHIND HISTORIC GAME 6 COMEBACK

MIAMI HEAT TAKE FINALS IN 7 BEHIND HISTORIC GAME 6 COMEBACK

Robert Blaine, Reporter

August 24, 2013


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

In the 2013 NBA Finals, the Miami Heat overcame incredible odds to eke out their second straight championship against the San Antonio Spurs in seven games. In a series which was defined by streaks, it was only fitting that the team which ran off a near NBA record 27 consecutive wins would emerge ...

ORLANDO CITY MAKES NAME

ORLANDO CITY MAKES NAME

Andrew Miller, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2013


Filed under Sports

The word football in America draws connotations of a hard-hitting gauntlet of world-class athletes. A misnomer, the word was borrowed from its original titleholders in England, who, in fact, actually play the sport with their feet. The other type of football is growing increasingly more popular throughout...

NEW CRICKET TEAM EMERGES

NEW CRICKET TEAM EMERGES

Aaisha Sanaullah, Staff Reporter

March 29, 2013


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The following article was published as a part of The Seminole's 2013 April Fool's issue! The information, quotations, statistics, and other content is completely fictitious and should not be considered a true representation of the school, the administration, or other governing entities. Cricket is...

ARE MORE STUDENTS BEING LAX FOR LIFE?

ARE MORE STUDENTS BEING LAX FOR LIFE?

Jillian Lachcik, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2013


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Football, baseball, and basketball; the three most famous “American sports” have been in the spotlight for years. But now, another sport is slowly but surely taking the lead from these classic sports: lacrosse. Lacrosse has a Native American origin, and uses a small rubber ball and a long-handled...

RAVENS SOAR PAST 49ERS IN SUPER BOWL XLVII

RAVENS SOAR PAST 49ERS IN SUPER BOWL XLVII

Max Schuman, Sports Editor

February 5, 2013


Filed under Sports

After six months and 267 regular season and post games, the Baltimore Ravens defeated the San Francisco 49ers and won Super Bowl XLVII, 34-31. The Ravens bolted out to a 28-6 lead early in the third quarter after a 108 yard kickoff return by the Ravens' Jacoby Jones and three first-half touchdown...

KNOCKING ON CONCUSSIONS

KNOCKING ON CONCUSSIONS

Andrew Miller, Staff Reporter

January 14, 2013


Filed under Sports

Recently, much attention has been raised about the potential danger of concussions in sports. It seems that they are ever more frequent in some of the rougher sports like football and hockey. A concussion is defined as a traumatic brain injury where a blow is taken to the head, causing it to work...

“FOOTBALL” GAINS FOOTHOLD IN UNITED STATES

“FOOTBALL” GAINS FOOTHOLD IN UNITED STATES

Max Schuman, Sports Editor

November 26, 2012


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The sport of soccer was once seen by many Americans as an afterthought; today, it is experiencing an unprecedented growth in interest which is pushing the sport towards relevancy in this country for the first time. “I have so many friends who are a part of one soccer league or another,” says junior...

‘NOLES FALL TO FLETCHER, END FOOTBALL SEASON

‘NOLES FALL TO FLETCHER, END FOOTBALL SEASON

Max Schuman, Sports Editor

November 26, 2012


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

On Friday, the Seminole High School varsity football team fell to Neptune Beach Fletcher, 28-6, in a regional semifinal matchup. The loss eliminate Seminole from the 8A playoffs. The team ended the season 7-5. It was a tough night for the Seminole defense, as they faced a powerful offensive line...