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Senior Chloe Wagner takes on leadership roles in wrestling and soccer

Senior Chloe Wagner takes on leadership roles in wrestling and soccer

Lauren Koscielniak, Writer

March 21, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

About 12 years ago, her life as an athlete began—and she doesn’t see it ending any time soon. Senior Chloe Wagner is a dual-sport athlete who reigns as the Girls’ Michigan State Champion wrestler for her weight class and claims All-League and All-District titles in soccer as of her junior year. “Freshman...

Student sections at sporting events are too rowdy

Student sections at sporting events are too rowdy

Gracie Warda, Assistant Online Editor

March 12, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

A four-year varsity hockey player stands in the goal, waiting to catch the puck. He is the key factor in keeping his team in the running for the state championships. It feels like the most glorious moment of his life— that is, until the opposing student section yells “Go back to Kindergarten, shortie!” His...

Boys varsity swim takes first place at Metro League meet

Boys varsity swim takes first place at Metro League meet

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

February 26, 2019


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Taking first, the Fenton boys swim and dive team competed in the Metros meet on Feb. 21, 22 and 23. Finals for both swimming and diving happened on Feb. 23, where the boys won the metro for the seventh consecutive year. “For the finals on Saturday, I had many of my easier dives and I got around...

Boys and girls varsity ski teams attend SEMSLs race

Boys and girls varsity ski teams attend SEMSLs race

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

February 20, 2019


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

After competing in their divisional meet on Feb. 14, the Fenton-Linden-Lake Fenton ski teams (LFLF) received first place for the girls race and second place for the boys race, qualifying both varsity teams for the Southeastern Michigan Ski League Championships (SEMSLS). On Feb. 19, the boys and girls...

The use of illegal substances may have negative effects on an athlete’s future

Tyler Soule, Sports Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Sports

Running down the field, the athlete’s muscles burned. Usually, he could have completed this run 10 times over before he started to slow down. But after a night of drinking, vaping and smoking, his muscles refused to keep up with his body. He was dehydrated, and his muscles screamed in protest every...

Fenton wrestlers compete in first ever girls state championship

Fenton wrestlers compete in first ever girls state championship

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

February 6, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

After a lot of push for a girls state championship wrestling meet, senior Chloe Wagner, junior Ella Turnblom and sophomore Kendra Ryan participated in the first. On Feb. 2 and 3, Wagner and Ryan became state champs after taking first in their weight classes and Turnblom placed third in hers. “It...

Boys tennis team finishes season 4-2

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

After months of serves, strokes and backhands, the 2018 boys tennis team rounds out the season with four wins and two losses. “It was a good season,” varsity tennis coach Gary Ballard said. “We were competitive against our rivals. The team had 4 three set matches against Holly and only won one.” The...

Girls golf team competes at states to end the season

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

In the rain, wind and cold, the girls golf team braved the weather this season as they went 8-0 in dual meets for their regular season. “We took first at metros and second at regionals this season,” sophomore Brooke Herbstreit said. “We finished fifth at states; no one played very well because...

Boys varsity soccer team makes it to district finals

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

The boys soccer team kicked their way to district finals in this fall season, summarizing it as a “huge success,” varsity boys soccer coach Matthew Sullivan said. “We all got extremely close and had a ton of fun with each other,” Sullivan said. “I looked forward to every practice and game...