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Skiing to First Place

Skiing to First Place

Lexi Borraccio, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Racing to top of the pack is Adam's own Kaylee Richardson. Richardson has qualified for the Junior Ski Olympics race for the past two years. She placed third in the Giant Slalom event in 2016 out of hundreds of great skiers like her. Since the age of two, Richardson has lived her dream and love for th...

Adams Supports Local Veterans

Adams Supports Local Veterans

Connor Laubach, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

By the time Veterans Day came around to Rochester Adams High School, Adams was prepared and did not disappoint. On November 10, Adams hosted a Veterans Day celebration where both students and the administration recognized those from the community who served in the United States military. As Veterans Day ...

Triumphal Traditions

Triumphal  Traditions

Abby Stone, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

To what proportions are Adams students willing to go to showcase their achievements? When it comes to AHS sports, the sky's the limit. This season as fall sports come to a close, dedicated athletes continue traditional celebrations. From intense football playoffs, to selected swimmers attending States, to s...

Cusumano: Adams’ New Man at the Top

Cusumano: Adams’ New Man at the Top

Katie Rath, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

This year's new school year means a new administration. Last year Rochester Adams High School said farewell to its three administrators, and is now welcoming a new group including Pasquale Cusumano as principal.  Cusumano began his educational career coaching basketball and football right after he ...

We “CAN” Do It

We “CAN” Do It

Bianca Dumitrescu, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and Adam’s annual can drive is in full swing. The can drive this year takes place from November 13-November 17. The week consists of students bringing in cans and raising money for the local charity, the Rochester Neighborhood House. This charity is a non...

Tragedy in Las Vegas Hits Home

Tragedy in Las Vegas Hits Home

Mira Patel, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Monday, October 2, 2017 a mass shooting took the lives of 58 people. The shooting took place on the Las Vegas strip at the Route 91 Music Festival across the street from the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. “The amount of people killed during this massacre is shocking,” said Rochester Adams se...

Welcoming Mrs. Crabtree to the Adams Family

Welcoming Mrs. Crabtree to the Adams Family

Katie Rath, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Anyone who keeps up with Rochester Adams High School knows about the hiring of a new administration. After the addition of assistant principal Todd Calcamuggio at the beginning of the year, one more assistant principal role still needed to be filled. In October, Adams welcomed new assistant principal ...

Taking a Knee. The National Anthem Controversy

Taking a Knee. The National Anthem Controversy

Connor Laubach, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Protesting the National Anthem as an athlete during NFL primetime - An act of bravery or blatant disrespect? On the weekend of September 25, over 100 NFL players took a knee in recognition with Colin Kaepernick to raise awareness to racial injustice in the United States. This silent protest quickly ...

Adams Serves the World Community During Foreign Language Week

Adams Serves the World Community During Foreign Language Week

Sophia Tecson, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

One million Puerto Ricans are still without power. This year, Rochester Adams will donate to hurricane relief in Puerto Rico as a part of National Foreign Language Week. Helping those in need supports this year’s theme of “Serving the World Community”. Students are asked to donate batteries, flashlights, mosquito repellent, solar-powered lanterns, and small portable ...

Girls Volleyball Plays Tough to a Tough Loss

Girls Volleyball Plays Tough to a Tough Loss

Nathan Feidner, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Volley, set, and spike. While the Adams girls varsity volleyball team may not have been able to win the game against Marian High School, at no point in the game were they out of it. They fought until the final second. “Pretty good game; we fought hard. It was sad that in the end we lost,” said...

Adams Girls Swim and Dive Their Way to the Top for the Fourth Year in a Row

Adams Girls Swim and Dive Their Way to the Top for the Fourth Year in a Row

Maddy Fleury, Editor

November 8, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This past Friday, the Rochester Adams Girls Swim and Dive team competed in the OAA Red League finals at Lake Orion High School. Since August, the girls have been training early mornings and late afternoons both in and out of the pool. With nine practices a week, RAGSD is in tip top shape by the time championship sea...

Fight to the Finish not enough for Highlanders

Fight to the Finish not enough for Highlanders

Brianna McKerracher, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With the season on the line for both teams, thousands of people came out to see the between The Adams Highlanders and The Eisenhower Eagles. This was the last game before the state finals and Adams had a lot riding on the outcome Friday, October 3. After a nail-biting game, the outcome was not what Adams was hoping for. Sadly, Adams lost by four to the Eagles with a final score of 10-6. ...

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