Arundel Volleyball wins Senior Night and looks to keep winning streak alive

By Connor Haynie

Photos by EJ Santana

Arundel Volleyball honored the seniors in their last regular season home game last Friday, October 20, 2017 against Notre Dame prep.  The Senior class of 2018 consists of #2 Kate Hofer, #3 Nia Smith, #6 Chyna Gubbings, #8 Sydney Sheppard, #13 Taylor Wigglesworth, and #14 Alicia Eldredge.  Arundel played only seniors in their 25-10 first set victory over Notre Dame prep.  In the next two sets, Arundel went on to win 25-12 and 25-16 to complete the sweep.

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“If I Knew Then” Project: bridging the gap between LGBTQ adults and youth

By Rachel Heller

Photography by Alyssa Fenix

“Dear 16 year old me,” Alyssa Fenix began as she took center stage to the room of LGBTQ adults and youth in attendance last Sunday.

“I am pleased to inform you, that you, Alyssa, do get through it.” Continue reading ““If I Knew Then” Project: bridging the gap between LGBTQ adults and youth”

Arundel Volleyball keeps undefeated season alive with win over Broadneck and look forward to playoffs

By Connor Haynie

Photos by Connor Frey

After coming off of a close 5 set victory against South River, Arundel looked to beat Broadneck in a swiftly fashion.  The Wildcats did just that in their sweep against the Bruins last Tuesday and advance to a record of 11-0.  Arundel started off strong with an early 25-13 victory in the first set, and ended up winning the second set 25-22, and the third set 25-15.

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Stop hating Adam Sandler

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By Laura Bonnington

When the name Adam Sandler is brought up, there are three possible responses that occur: 1. Omg! I love him he’s the best! 2. *disappointed sigh* or 3. How could you like such an untalented and unfunny person?

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Arundel High bans commonly used app

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By Aubrey Bacon

During the second week of school, it was made apparent to teachers via email that they were no longer permitted to use the frequently used app, Remind, to send reminders or updates to classes and clubs. Continue reading “Arundel High bans commonly used app”

New Pride Period schedule garners mixed reactions

By Rachel Heller

In response to the shift from academic to social use of Pride Period, Gina Davenport, principal of Arundel High School, has established a new schedule for the 2017-2018 school year, prompting both praise and disapproval. The vast majority of students have been on the opposition, expressing their frustrations towards the shorter Pride Period interval amongst themselves, on social media, and in an online petition. Continue reading “New Pride Period schedule garners mixed reactions”

Here’s why you should be excited about Arundel’s marching band this season

 

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Photo by Steve Barrett

 By Leah Ogden 

In previous years at Arundel, marching band has been a relatively strong ensemble- notably taking 4th place at a national championship back in 2014. Yet, this season, nearly everything has been taken to another level. The 2017 program, Daredevil, is already a display filled with promise- and I’m confident that those who’ve witnessed it so far will agree.

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Tina Frost: Arundel alum is victim of Las Vegas massacre

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By Leila Estrada

On Sunday night, the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas became the scene for a mass shooting. The sound of upbeat country music was replaced by that of rapid gunfire and screams of the victims from the massacre. The gunfire from Stephen Paddock, 64, injured more than 500 people, including Tina Frost, a 2008 graduate of Arundel high school. Continue reading “Tina Frost: Arundel alum is victim of Las Vegas massacre”

Yankees take advantage early and beat Twins in AL Wildcard

By Connor Haynie

            The New York Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 8-4 in the American League wild card game Tuesday and look to take on the Indians in the 7 game divisional series starting Thursday.

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Maryland Football looking up after road win at Minnesota

By Jordan Johnson

The University of Maryland Football team is trending upwards after their 31-24 win on the road at the previously unbeaten Minnesota Golden Gophers. Continue reading “Maryland Football looking up after road win at Minnesota”