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Cherokee Chiefs celebrate their victory over Washington Township at the Trenton Thunder stadium.

Chiefs Are “All In” at Arm and Hammer Stadium

Brooke Ciabattoni, Sports Editor May 13, 2022

The Cherokee baseball team beat Washington Township 8-1 at Arm and Hammer Stadium, home of the Trenton Thunder, on April 25. It was a strong offensive game for the Chiefs, who totaled 11 hits. Most...

Heath & Physical Education Teacher Mr. PJ Mehigan has been named Cherokees Teacher of the Year

Cherokee’s 2022-2023 Teacher of the Year: Mr. Mehigan

Gracie Gorsline, Staff Writer April 4, 2022

Mr. Mehigan is one of many great teachers here at Cherokee. His success is shown on the field, court, and in the classroom. Mr. Mehigan was named Teacher of the Year for the 2022-2023 school year in recognition...

Washington Homestead Grays in 1946

Black History Month: the Influence of the NNL

Brooke Ciabattoni, Sports Editor March 8, 2022

The 1920s are seen as the Golden Era of baseball, with the rise of stars like Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. However, many of the talented players of this time period are overlooked. In 1920, Rube Foster founded...

Tom Brady throwing the Lombardi Trophy during the Super Bowl boat parade in Tampa on February 10, 2021

Brady Runs the “Lombardi Toss” Play

Grace Danielewicz, Staff Writer March 26, 2021

Tom Brady won his sixth Super Bowl championship on February 7, 2021. Brady led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a win against the Kansas City Chiefs. This was an extremely significant win for Brady since he...

Tiger Woods Car Accident

Tiger Woods Car Accident

Grace Norris, Staff Writer March 23, 2021

Tiger Woods, an American pro golfer, was in a single-car crash on February 23. Woods went over a median and rolled into a small gulley on the other side of the street. All of this happened without any...

The Hidden Danger of Concussions in the NFL

The Hidden Danger of Concussions in the NFL

Brooke Ciabattoni, Staff Writer March 8, 2021

Patrick Mahomes is the starting quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs who suffered a concussion during the third quarter of the AFC divisional round playoff game against the Cleveland Browns. On January...

Carson Wentz walks off of the field after a play.

2017 Superbowl To 2020 Chaos

William Chacon, Staff Writer January 22, 2021

Almost four years ago, there was a time of greatness where Eagles quarterbacks Carson Wentz and Nick Foles were the faces of the league. This power dynamic led the team to the playoffs and subsequently...

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COVID-19 Has Transformed Sports. How Have Fans Adapted?

Celeste Yeany, Sports Editor December 13, 2020

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the way sports fans cheer on their favorite teams has changed. While almost all leagues have found a way to adapt to the restrictions of the virus, the way fans view the games...

Cherokee gets ready to take the field against North Brunswick in the playoffs.

Cherokee Football: Revenge Tour 2019

Celeste Yeany and Joshua Guirguis February 7, 2020

The 2019 Cherokee football season this year was truly a “revenge tour,” a term coined by the student section Instagram @chs.studentsection2020. Last season, Cherokee Football struggled. They had only...

The Cherokee Girls Field Hockey Team

Cherokee Chiefs Field Hockey: The Hardest Working Team?

Gianna Ercolani, Staff Writer February 7, 2020

As the field hockey season comes to a close, it is time to reflect on the season and the characters of its players. Since pre-season in August, the Lady Chiefs have shown continuous hard work and determination....

Cherokee Football Gets Tickled Pink

Cherokee Football Gets Tickled Pink

Judith Otunnu, Staff Writer February 7, 2020

Friday, October 4, 2019, was a disappointing loss for the Cherokee Chiefs. For much of the game, the Chiefs were tied with Millville. However, the boys just could not pull off a win and Milville defeated...

Cherokee Battles Rancocas Valley

Preview: Cherokee Takes on Rancocas Valley

William Chacon, Staff Writer November 21, 2019

On September 28, 2019, the Cherokee Chiefs will be traveling to Rancocas Valley High School to battle it out on the football field. Last year, Rancocas Valley beat Cherokee; however, the Chiefs have a...

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