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The Baseball Season Hits Off

The Baseball Season Hits Off

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

As the weather starts to warm up, baseball season is hitting off for the Adams boys. With the conclusion of tryouts, the boys are getting ready to start an unforgettable season. There is just one problem, the baseball field will not be ready for this season. The field is an expensive project costing less to...

The Perfect Bracket

The Perfect Bracket

Nathan Feidner, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

During the NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) basketball tournament, AKA March Madness, people wonder if it is possible to get a perfect bracket. Statistically speaking, the odds of creative a perfect bracket are about one in 9.2 quintillion. This means that you have a better chance of...

Making a Splash at States

Making a Splash at States

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday March 9, the Adams Boys Swim Team proceeded to states at Oakland University led by coaches Tim Hickey and Steve Larson. After winning league championships, the boys were more excited than ever to go into states. The boys continued to practice for what they hoped would be an amazing last ...

Adams Ski Team Slides into States

Adams Ski Team Slides into States

Luke Hannenberg, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This year the Rochester Adams ski team is one of the most underrated sports teams around. While sports like football and basketball are the top priorities of most sports fans, the ski team hides in the shadows unseen by a majority of the student body. However, both the girls and boys ski teams moved mountains at their regional meet with both teams coming i...

For The First Time In A Long Time

For The First Time In A Long Time

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

February 23, 2018, at Seaholm High School, was a thrilling event for the boys swim team. The coaches Tim Hickey and Steve Larson lead the team to victory along with the dive coach Natalie Torano. In the days leading up to the major meet, the swimmers worked very hard on perfecting their events and ...

Adams Cheerleaders Take Home District Title

Adams Cheerleaders Take Home District Title

Maddy Fleury, Editor In Chief

February 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Rochester Adams Varsity Cheer Team took home a first place title at District Championships at Stoney Creek High School. Led by head coach Brooke Miller, these girls competed against some of the toughest schools in the state at the most elite district competition in Michigan. For months, these girls have been practi...

The Win That Stung

The Win That Stung

Briana McKerracher, Staff Writer

February 10, 2018


Filed under Sports

On Thursday, February 8, the Rochester Adams boys varsity basketball team played away at Avondale High School. The Adams Highlanders beat the Avondale Yellow Jackets with a score of 61-57 at their home court. The team started with a productive first quarter, gaining a comfortable 10-point lead. Avond...

2018 Winter Olympics

2018 Winter Olympics

Sophia Tecson, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Three Nigerian women made history this year. Carrie Russel, Audra Segree, and Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian makeup Nigeria’s first olympic women’s bobsled team. They will compete 30 years after Nigeria sent their first men’s bobsled team to the Olympics. The three women will travel to South Korea to ...

Students, Sports, and Stress

Students, Sports, and Stress

Brianna Mckerracher, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life, Uncategorized

When someone decides to play a sport in high school, they sign up for late night practices, weeknight games, and constant pressure from coaches and parents to perform well. Most student athletes can agree that a major struggle they experience is balancing academics and sports, and the difficulty only...

Bowl Games Love ’em, Hate ’em?

Bowl Games Love ’em, Hate ’em?

Nathan Feidner, Staff Writer

January 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Are there too many college football bowl games? Many people would agree that there are multiple pointless bowl games, and that they are a lame attempt for schools and T.V. stations to get more money. As it stands right now, there are 41 bowl games, and there is a possibility of being more. Is this what peo...

The Highlanders Basketball Season Starts Off on a New Foot

The Highlanders Basketball Season Starts Off on a New Foot

Brianna McKerracher, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After finishing last year’s season with a final record of 0-21, the Rochester Adams boys varsity basketball team had a lot riding on their first game this year. On Tuesday, December 5,  Adams went to work, eventually ending the night with a win against the Utica High School Chieftains. They finish...

The End of the Palace and the Beginning of the Little Caesars Arena

The End of the Palace and the Beginning of the Little Caesars Arena

Nathan Fiedner, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Change may be good, but is it what people want? With the opening of the brand new Little Caesars Arena (LCA) and the closing of the Palace and the Joe Louis Arena, the people of Detroit see the beginning of a new era. For the first time ever, all of Detroit's sports teams are in one area in downtown ...

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