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Offseason decisions loom for tanking Royals

Alex Burbidge, Reporter

December 11, 2018

Filed under Sports

The offseason in Major League Baseball is often seen as the optimal time to improve a team. The Royals certainly could use improvement if they wish to start competing again in the coming years. The obvious move to be made is trading Whit Merri...

Chiefs beat Raiders 40-33 after departure of Kareem Hunt

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

December 5, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion

Coming off the bye week, the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Oakland Raiders 40-33 this week. Travis Kelce, Chiefs tight end, had a big game, but the biggest story was the release of Kareem Hunt, Chiefs running back. On Friday, TM...

Chiefs lose to Rams in close, exciting Monday Night Football game

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion

The Kansas City Chiefs lost to the Los Angeles Rams 51-54 in the highest-scoring Monday Night Football matchup of all time and the third highest-scoring game of all time. This game went down to the wire with both team trading ...

Chiefs hand loss to Arizona Cardinals; Mahomes breaks franchise record

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion

Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs quarterback, set the franchise record for most passing touchdowns in a season and also helped Kansas City defeat the Arizona Cardinals at Arrowhead Stadium 26-14. Mahomes passed for his 31st touchdown on the season, ...

Chiefs sweep season series against Broncos at Arrowhead

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion

Sammy Watkins, Chiefs wide receiver, had his best game as a Chief and helped Kansas City to defeat the Denver Broncos on Sunday, Oct. 28. Watkins recorded 107 yards and two touchdowns on eight receptions. Before Sunday, his perfo...

Kansas City blows out Cincinnati Bengals after losing to New England in previous week

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion

Patrick Mahomes, quarterback, set a record as he led the Kansas City Chiefs to a blowout against the Cincinatti Bengals 45-10 on Sunday, Oct. 21. Mahomes made four touchdown passes in the game. He now has 22 touchdown passes t...

Volleyball team finishes season 11-17

Maddie Black, Reporter

November 7, 2018

Filed under Sports

Varsity volleyball’s overall record for the season is 11-17.  Maddison Bishop, senior, said, “this season I was really excited to see all the same girls from last year and to meet new ones!” She played on the JV te...

Red Sox win World Series 4-1, wrap up wild postseason

Alex Burbidge, Reporter

November 7, 2018

Filed under Sports

After Major League Baseball’s regular season ended, 10 teams continued on to October baseball, as the postseason was played to determine who the World Series champions would be. Five American League teams advanced to postsea...

New England Patriots hand Kansas City first loss of season

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-chief

October 16, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion

The New England Patriots handed Patrick Mahomes, quarterback, and the Kansas City Chiefs their first season loss in an exciting 40-43 Sunday Night game on Oct. 14. Harrison Butker, Chiefs kicker, started the game off by making...

Defense steps up in Kansas City Chiefs’ win over Jacksonville Jaguars

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion

The Kansas City Chiefs keep on rolling after defeating the Jacksonville Jaguars 30-14 at home on Sunday, Oct. 7 thanks to an elevated defensive effort by the Chiefs. Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs quarterback, got Kansas City on the bo...

Sports affect mental health

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

October 5, 2018

Filed under Sports

The start of the school year also signals the start of football season. It can also mean more stress for students initially as they are accustomed to a school-less summer schedule. Sports like football can add on to that stress,...

Mahomes leads Chiefs in late game drive to win against Broncos

Tristan Allen, Editor

October 3, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion

The Kansas City Chiefs rallied for a comeback win after being down 10 points in the fourth quarter on an Oct. 1 Monday Night Football matchup against the Denver Broncos. The Broncos started the game off with a 42-yard field...

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