Articles By: Kara Baker

STAY FOCUSED: Rolesville player begins to kick the ball as senior forward Robin Pollard approaches her.  The game against Rolesville was tough but ended in a 4-2 victory.  “The game was mentally challenging because we had less than a full game for a comeback,” Pollard said. “But the result really showed our team's ability to problem solve and work together.”

Girls Soccer

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Effects of Social Media

Effects of Social Media

By Kara Baker, Skye Blizzard and Emyli Deleon Snapchat, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube, just some of the many social networking sites that are slowly taking over students lives. Ninety-two percent of teens go online daily and 24 percent admit to being online “almost constantly” according to the Pew Research Center.  While social media can be great for the exploration of […]

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Soccer Experience

Soccer Experience

Run, sprint, get the ball. Pass it to another player, run more, sprint more, get the ball again.  One minute left in the game, the score is 3-3.  Sweat dripping, heart pounding, eyes darting from left to right.  The ball is sent into the top left corner of the goal, the crowd cheers as it whizzes past the keeper’s hands. […]

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My First Concert

My First Concert

People everywhere, adrenaline rushing through her, excitement in the air.  Freshman Skye Blizzard was about to go to her first concert.  It was the summer of 2013, school had just released for the summer. Fall Out Boy was one of Blizzard’s favorite bands.  She had no idea what to expect out of this concert, nervous but excited at the same […]

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