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RARA Season Begins

RARA Season Begins

Natalie Stadwick, Staff Writer

February 6, 2015

The RARA basketball season, also known as the Pistons Academy, began on January 17, with 12 games taking place at Adams High School. Several games are held every Saturday, and each team has a chance to play. The RARA basketball program has grown tremendously throughout the past years, and the young men...

Lady Highlanders Fall to Clarkston

Lady Highlanders Fall to Clarkston

Shelby Smith, Staff Writer

February 5, 2015

The Adams Varsity Girls’ Basketball Team fell to Clarkston on January 27, ending an undefeated season. The Highlanders played an admirable game, tying 26-26 at the half and ending with a final score of 49-41 Clarkston. “I am disappointed about the loss but proud of how our team has played this...

RARA Season Continues

RARA Season Continues

Natalie Stadwick, Staff Writer

February 5, 2015

The RARA basketball season continues into its second week of games, with each game changing the rankings as the teams continue their battle to the top and work towards eventual playoffs at The Palace. Multiple games took place at Adams High School on January 24, including intense games between The...

Boys’ Swim and Dive Gets Ready for a Great Season

Boys’ Swim and Dive Gets Ready for a Great Season

Theresa Riviera, Staff Writer

January 20, 2015

While the  Adams Boys’ Swim and Dive Team had a strong start beating Groves High School 106.5-79.5 on December 18, they were less successful on January 8 when they lost to Seaholm 60-126. In 2014, the team won the OAA White Division League Championship. Because of the talent and leadership among...

Adams Ski Team Starts the Season

Adams Ski Team Starts the Season

Natalie Stadwick, Staff Writer

January 20, 2015

With snowy winter weather approaching, the Adams Ski Team is preparing for a great season and is ready to take on the slopes. The team had its first official practice on November 17, the JV team had its first race on January 6, and the Varsity team had its first race on January 7. The team practices...

BCS Championship Creates Much Anticipation

BCS Championship Creates Much Anticipation

Katie Wolf, Editor in Chief

January 12, 2015

The college football playoff frenzy is coming to an end, with the Ohio State buckeyes squaring off against the Oregon Ducks this Monday night. This year was the first year the BCS format changed to a playoff format, with two semi-final games taking place on New Year’s Day. The Ducks’ high-powered...

Because Fútbol

Because Fútbol

Bridget Lockman, Staff Writer

December 24, 2014

The FIFA World Cup started in 1930 and is the most watched sporting event, even surpassing the Olympics. There are eight national teams who have won the tournament: Germany (most recent champion), Brazil (most titles- 5), Italy, Argentina, Uruguay, England, France, and Spain. Recently, the World Cup...

Girls’ Basketball Opens Season Strong

Girls’ Basketball Opens Season Strong

Rachel Stadwick, Staff Writer

December 9, 2014

The Adams Girls' Varsity Basketball team opened the season with a 45-42 win against Oxford on December 2. Seniors Amber Jamison and Raiven Owusu as well as sophomore Ryian Owusu all had strong defensive games. Their hard work up and down the court allowed them to force numerous turnovers and countless...

Introducing the 2014-2015 Boys’ Basketball Team

Introducing the 2014-2015 Boys’ Basketball Team

Raiven Owusu, Staff Writer

December 9, 2014

The 2014-2015 Boys’ Basketball season is about to begin, and excitement and anticipation are in the air! The team took a pretty hard hit this year, losing former senior Akhemji Williams, arguably one of the best players to go through the Adams basketball program. Despite the loss of last year’s...

A Run-Down of the Boy’s Cross Country Season

A Run-Down of the Boy’s Cross Country Season

Natalie Stadwick, Sports Writer

November 26, 2014

The Rochester Adams Cross Country Team hosted its end-of-season banquet on November 20 at Addison Oaks Banquet Hall. The team celebrated a great season and the accomplishments its members achieved. Runners received a variety of trophies and awards, all of the seniors made speeches, and many tears were...

Lions Look to Overcome Brutal Schedule to Reach the Playoffs

Ivan Martinez, Sports Writer

November 15, 2014

The Lions are 7-2 and riding a four game win streak entering week eleven, and spirits are understandably high in the Motor City. It is worth noting that the Lions have not had a four game win streak since 2011 (the last time they made the playoffs), and haven’t started 7-2 in over twenty years. A little...

Adams Wins Regional Boys’ Soccer Title

Adams Wins Regional Boys’ Soccer Title

Rachel Stadwick, Staff Writer

October 27, 2014

Through blood, sweat, and tears, the Rochester Adams Varsity Boys Soccer Team pulled out a win against Clarkston High School on Saturday. The game included two intense overtime periods and two rounds of penalty shootouts. Sophomore Dylan Brown came up with a huge save and pushed Adams to win the...

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