Howell Highlanders take on Catholic Central Shamrocks

Howell Highlanders take on Catholic Central Shamrocks

Sam Scroggins, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The 5-4 Howell Highlanders play the undefeated Novi-Detroit Catholic Central Shamrocks in Novi at 1 p.m. on Sat, Oct. 29. The Highlanders made it in the playoffs last year but lost in the first round to Grand Ledge, with a final score of 34-2. Howell is taking on the number one team in the state and 27th ...

Howell football team delivers Homecoming game win

Howell football team delivers Homecoming game win

Kira Cleer, Editor in Chief

October 6, 2016


Filed under News, Photos, Showcase, Sports, Student Highlight, Student Life

After a week of spirit and months of prep, on September 30th, Howell's varsity football team beat Grand Blanc's team during the 2016 homecoming game. Despite the rain throughout the first half of the game, the team kept their spirits high and beat Grand Blanc 48-46 after maintaining the lead the entire...

HHS Pom performs with Hartland

HHS Pom performs with Hartland

Lauren Hauk, Opinion Editor

September 16, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

While the football team is preparing to compete against Hartland High School Friday, Sept 16, Howell Varsity Pom Pon is preparing to perform with the Hartland Pom team. This has been a tradition for the two teams to perform together, and the tradition will continue on this year. The two teams choose...

To glory and back: The Dan Collins story

To glory and back: The Dan Collins story

Thomas Lassitter, Sports Editor

November 25, 2015


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Sports

Friday night football games can be the highlight of many kids’ high school careers. As for Dan Collins, this was certainly the case. The senior captain had been savoring these moments since being pulled up to the varsity team his sophomore year. After being featured on the D Zone and many other college football predatory academies, he was the focus of many premiere college recruiters. Collins was ready to take the next step from high school star to possible division one athlete.

Howell varsity football seniors say goodbye

Howell varsity football seniors say goodbye

Bennett Halek, Staff Writer

November 17, 2015


Filed under Feature, Sports

As winter sports begin and fall banquets come to a close, we have put together a series of stories to recap this 2015 fall sport season.

The pain of being a Lions fan

The pain of being a Lions fan

Thomas Lassiter, Co-Sports Editor

January 14, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Over the weekend, the Detroit Lions were bidding for their first playoff win since the 1991 in the NFC Divisional Round. They matched up with the Dallas Cowboys, who were on a four game win streak at the time. Detroit lost the game on a picked up flag with no explanation at all. This horribly blown call was the grounds for national media controversy as even President Obama claimed he would be aggravated if he were a Lions fan. By Sports Editor Apprentice: Thomas Lassiter

Friend or foe: Howell and Brighton rivalry

Friend or foe: Howell and Brighton rivalry

Mackenzie McDonell, Opinion Editor

October 16, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Opinion Editor Mackenzie McDonell questions the cause of the rivalry between Howell and Brighton and discusses their recent game

HHS senior night celebrates Howell’s fall athletes

HHS senior night celebrates Howell’s fall athletes

Evan Webster, Staff Writer

October 15, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Staff Writer Evan Webster offers information on Howell's upcoming Senior Night

Powder Puff recap

Powder Puff recap

Michael Gottschalk, Staff Writer

October 6, 2014


Filed under Sports

Last Wednesday, September 24th, the annual Howell Powder Puff games and cheerleading took place. In a stunning upset, the sophomore girls took the championship win against the seniors. The games started with seniors vs freshmen. The game started off well for the freshmen, who scored on their first...

Howell comes up short in loss to Grand Blanc

Thomas Lassiter, Co-Sports Editor

October 2, 2014


Filed under Sports

Football is usually a game of resilience and passion.  Add Homecoming, and it becomes one of the biggest and most monumental games of the year. Howell High School as well as community members showed up Friday night at the Howell High School Memorial Stadium for the Highlanders match up with the Grand Blanc Bobcats. Howell was looking to resurrect their season from their 1-3 record while Grand Blanc ...

Highlanders unable to sink Pinckney’s ship

Ian Stone, Staff Writer

September 25, 2014


Filed under Sports

Pirate Stadium set the stage last Friday for a showdown between to Livingston County teams, Howell and Pinckney. Both teams looked to right their seasons after disappointing starts to both. Pinckney controlled the majority of the game and Howell was able to rally late, but when the final buzzer sounded,...

HHS football star enters final season

HHS football star enters final season

A.J. Firsht, Staff Writer

September 25, 2014


Filed under Feature, Showcase

One cheer that will be the first thing you hear when entering the Howell High School Memorial Stadium is “We love Sieman.” As senior Evan Sieman enters his 8th most rushing yards at 287 yards against Hartland High School, he is on track to break the school record for most rushing yards in a seas...

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