Cross Country goes to Regionals

Cross Country goes to Regionals

Makayla Sapienza, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

This Fri. Oct. 28, at Huron Metro Park the cross country team is competing in regionals against teams from Livingston and the surrounding counties. Admission into the park is $7 at the gate. Varsity boys will be running at 4 p.m., varsity girls at 4:30 p.m., and junior varsity boys and girls run at 5...

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.

Taking a look back at Howell’s 2015 fall sports season

Taking a look back at Howell’s 2015 fall sports season

Thomas Lassitter, Sports Editor

November 17, 2015


Filed under Showcase, 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.

Why pay to watch them play?

Why pay to watch them play?

Ian Stone, Staff Writer

April 1, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Howell High School offers 19 sports for men and 21 sports for women. While there are many athletes in-season at any given point, there are plenty of other athletes in off-season along with other non-athlete students that want to come watch their friends play. This can be difficult, however, as admission prices to every game are five dollars; a small cost that builds up over the course of a year.

A golden season for the Howell Gymnastics team

A golden season for the Howell Gymnastics team

Thomas Lassiter, Co-Sports Editor

March 19, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last Friday, the Howell Gymnastics Team ended its standout season at the state team championship meet in Rockford. The Highlanders had one of the best seasons in the history of the school. Hours of work appears to have paid off, for the Highlanders finished fourth in the state behind Rockford, Canton and Grand Ledge after a 9th place state finish in 2014.

New beginnings for spring sports

New beginnings for spring sports

Elaina McClellan, Sports Editor

March 11, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With the crack of a bat and the shot of a gun, spring is in the air! It’s that time of the year that some students all look forward to, spring sports! The long trudge through winter is finally over and it’s time to get back outside and play. With spring comes new life, revived energy and fresh opportunity! The opportunity to demonstrate your skills acquired over the long off-season.

Championship win for HHS bowling team

Championship win for HHS bowling team

A.J. Firsht, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Sunday, Feb. 22, the Howell High School Boys JV Bowling Team won their first JV High School Bowling Championship. The team had an incredible season which included a team record of 11-1 in the KLAA West Division and 14-1 in the KLAA Conference.

Life after sports

Life after sports

A.J. Firsht, Staff Writer

February 26, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

The buzzer sounds at the end of the second period and the score is tied 3-3. This was the first time I was entered into the 2015 Individual wrestling district tournament. In the back of my head, I knew that this could be my last period ever wrestling in my high school career. The opponent and I both...

Howell Pom takes 3rd at High Kick championship

Howell Pom takes 3rd at High Kick championship

Ian Stone, Staff Writer

February 5, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Howell High School Pompon squad took 3rd at the Mid-American Pompon High Kick Championship on Nov 9th at the SVSU Ryder Center. Howell's team finished 3rd with 289 points, right behind Garden City who finished 2nd with 291.5 points. Plymouth took home the gold in this competition with the winning count of 294.5 points. This comes after Howell's 1st place finish last year at the High Kick championship in medium varsity.

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

Firsht’s look on wrestling season

Firsht’s look on wrestling season

A.J. Firsht, Staff Writer

January 5, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After a disappointing loss during last years individual state championship tournament, the Howell wrestling team has been hitting the mats hard and working on getting stronger and perfecting every move. By Staff Writer: A.J. Firsht

Swimming into the record books

Swimming into the record books

A.J. Firsht, Staff Writer

December 3, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Student Highlight

The splashing of the water, the roar of the crowd and one girl who will leave a mark on the school. With one recorded breaking sprint, senior swimmer Sydney Kinder found herself on top of the record book. By Staff Writer: A.J. Firsht

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