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Beware of Cherokee’s Sinking Football Field

Beware of Cherokee’s Sinking Football Field

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

March 20, 2019


Filed under School News, Showcase

On March 14, 2019, students, staff, and parents were all made aware of the conditions of Cherokee's main field, the Bowl's turf, and its unsafe conditions. According to a letter released by one Cherokee's Assistant Principals, the Director of Athletics and Activities, Scott Agnew, the field was placed...

Students Adapt to New Coaching Staff

Students Adapt to New Coaching Staff

William Chacon, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

After a dismal 1-7 record for the 2018-2019 season, many people have started to question why this team played so badly. Chiefs fans had little hope for this year’s season and very few are optimistic for this team going forward. Now a couple months later, Cherokee’s new coaching staff, with Head C...

Preview : Cherokee Chiefs Vs Rancocas Valley

William Chacon, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018


Filed under Sports

Tonight, around 7pm, our very own Cherokee Chiefs will take on the Rancocas Red Devils for the first time this season. The Chiefs are (0-2) and the Red Devils are (1-1). After a bad 0-2 start, the Chiefs will be looking to grab their first win of the season while the Red Devils look to go (2-1) heading...

Patriots vs. Eagles: Who Will Take the Ring?

Patriots vs. Eagles: Who Will Take the Ring?

Shweta Nair, Sports Section Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It is the battle everyone in the Philadelphia region has been waiting for. Finally, 13 years after their last appearance, the Philadelphia Eagles are in the Super Bowl. The face off is Sunday, February 4, against a team that has proven to be extremely successful in the past few years: the New England...

Cherokee Falls To Lenape In Homecoming Game

Cherokee Falls To Lenape In Homecoming Game

Sam Schepps, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 28, 2017


Filed under Sports

In its annual homecoming football game, Cherokee's varsity team suffered a defeat against that of Lenape's by a score of 21 to 14 last Friday evening in the stadium. Lenape's victory was largely due to its dominance of the ground game, led by senior quarterback Matt Lajoie, and senior running back JoJo...

Taking a Knee

Taking a Knee

Natasha Watts, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 3, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

On Sunday, September 24, football players locked arms to show support for the protesters who took a knee during the national anthem.    Colin Kaepernick started the protests last year when he took a knee during the national anthem to protest police brutality against African Americans. A reported 207 ...

To Stand or Not to Stand?

To Stand or Not to Stand?

Clarisa Moreno-Middleberg, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Colin Kaepernick has made a bold statement throughout the football season by kneeling during the National Anthem.  Kaepernick’s controversial actions have reverberated through the nation.  Some believe Kaepernick is disrespectful and unpatriotic.  However, people fail to recognize why Kaepernick...

Tom Brady’s Suspension

Tom Brady’s Suspension

Shweta Nair, Staff Writer

April 4, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

In a bizarre series events now almost two years old, several members of the New England Patriots organization, including star quarterback Tom Brady, were suspected of intentionally manipulating the air pressure of numerous game balls in what became known as the Deflategate scandal. During the AFC Champio...

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