The pain of being a Lions fan

The pain of being a Lions fan

Thomas Lassiter, Co-Sports Editor

January 14, 2015

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

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

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

Winter sports preview

Winter sports preview

A.J. Firsht, Staff Writer

November 6, 2014

With this past fall sports season closing on a high note, the Highlanders are looking to keep the high energy up as the winter sports season is about to start. “I expect the nothing but the best out of every sport. All of the athletes have been preparing and working hard. Im looking forward to another...

HHS figure skating team enters new season

HHS figure skating team enters new season

Sarah Cortez, Staff Writer

November 1, 2014

The Howell High School Figure Skating Team is just beginning this year’s season’s and they have high hopes. The figure skating team so far has 9 members, and is open to any ranges of talent. The group does not just consist of athlete’s from Howell. The team Co-Op’s with other surrounding schools,...

Performance enhancers should have stricter repercussions

Performance enhancers should have stricter repercussions

Elaina McClellan, Sports Editor

October 12, 2014

Sports Editor Elaina McClellan expresses her opinions on the use of performance enhancers in sports and the repercussions that players using them should receive.

Howell varsity Pompom prepares for upcoming competition

Howell varsity Pompom prepares for upcoming competition

Kaylee Hamilton, InDesign Editor

October 8, 2014

Staff Writer Kaylee Hamilton writes of the upcoming statewide High Kick competition of Howell's Pom team.

There’s more to it than just spiking

There’s more to it than just spiking

Kyra Moen, Staff Writer

October 3, 2014

Staff Writer Kyra Moen goes in depth on Howell's volleyball team and the effort the team puts into the sport.

Howell comes up short in loss to Grand Blanc

Thomas Lassiter, Co-Sports Editor

October 2, 2014

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

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,...

Howell takes a split in 3rd annual Champions Tournament

May 29, 2014

By Staff Writer: Travis Waker Howell baseball participated in the third annual Champions Tournament over the weekend in Flint, Michigan. They played Davidson and Flushing on Friday May 23 and beat Davidson 15-1, getting solid contributions from everyone up and down the lineup and a strong start from junio...

New style of play could mean big things for the Tigers

May 18, 2014

 By Staff Writer: Travis Waker As of May 17, the Detroit Tigers are 26-12. The .684 winning percentage is the best in Major League Baseball. There are several reasons for this early successes. Perhaps the biggest is the addition of speed.  Through 38 games this year, the Tigers have 36 stolen bases ...

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