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NBA All-Star Weekend Recap

NBA All-Star Weekend Recap

Mitchell Bowery, Staff Writer

March 9, 2020

   This weekend’s All-Star festivities included a total of six NBA All-Star events: the All-Star celebrity game, the slam dunk contest, the three-point contest, the skills challenge, NBA rising stars, and lastly, the 69th NBA All-Star game. Because of the excitement surrounding the 2020 National B...

Americans Are Now Affected By Coronavirus

Americans Are Now Affected By Coronavirus

Ava Bondra, Staff Writer

March 8, 2020

  Many Americans are affected by the new deadly virus spreading across the world. The Coronavirus is a deadly outbreak of a respiratory illness. It first originated in China, and has now spread to the United States as fear grows that it will affect the country.  On January 31st, the pr...

Student Spotlight: Izzy Davies

Student Spotlight: Izzy Davies

Josie Wenzell, Staff Writer

March 8, 2020

  Art is something many students at Adams can use an outlet for self expression.  The variety of art classes offered to all grade levels are a great way to provide students relief in their stress-filled, academic school days. Izzy Davies, senior, visits the art room for her AP art class. A...

RU Sweeps Stoney 

RU Sweeps Stoney 

Rob Gurzick, Staff Writer

March 8, 2020

Saturday, February 15th, Stoney Creek hockey was celebrating its seniors for the final home game against Rochester United hockey (RU), but RU had other plans for the Cougars. “Stoney Creek is always a massive game. Our team has been on a win streak lately, and we wanted to carry that energy into this gam...

Highlanders Lacrosse is Back

Highlanders Lacrosse is Back

March 8, 2020

  It is that time of the year. Adams lacrosse is starting, and the boys are getting ready for the long- awaited journey. With last year's record of 17-4, the Highlanders are wired for another outstanding season. The team has one goal this year, to win the OAA championship trophy.  Adams lost...

College Football Signing Day

College Football Signing Day

Jake Brown, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

It's an important day for college football and yet not one many people hear about: Signing Day. February 5th is when high school football players choose where they will continue to play at the next level.  This year, there were only two players that went down to the main office at 7:45 for Adams: ...

AHS Students Deliver Message About Mental Health

AHS Students Deliver Message About Mental Health

Joey Shallow, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

Mental health has a lot of stigma around it, and it can be a very touchy subject for some. This week, Rochester Adams High School students decided to make a change and break the stigma surrounding mental health. Students participating in Here4U gave a presentation that took place on Friday Feb, 17th in s...

Is Tiktok on the Chopping Block?

Is Tiktok on the Chopping Block?

Jarek Schmanski, Staff Writer

March 1, 2020

  TikTok, a Chinese social media app that has garnered immense popularity in the United States, may be in danger of regulation or removal from the American market in the coming months. To understand the grounds for these actions, one must first look at the contentious history of TikTok’s three yea...

Rochester United’s Mid-Season Check up

Rochester United’s Mid-Season Check up

Owen Mckenna, Staff Writer

February 24, 2020

  After last year's attempt at the elusive state title, Rochester United is seeking revenge. With a record of 7-10, the boys are struggling to win divisional games. However, RU is defeating teams outside its division, helping it to maintain playoff eligibility. Currently, RU is currently on a...

 Coronavirus: Outbreak Causes Mass Hysteria

 Coronavirus: Outbreak Causes Mass Hysteria

Samantha Moilanen, editor

February 24, 2020

  Is this infectious virus as deadly as it seems? With 131 dead and 5,000 people infected, the coronavirus is causing mass hysteria across the continents. The coronavirus is an infection in the upper respiratory system typically causing many symptoms related to the common cold. It is carried in animals and transferred to humans th...

The Can Man

The Can Man

Maverick Falconer, Staff Writer

February 14, 2020

For nine years straight Rochester Adams High School has run an extremely successful canned food drive during a single week in the month of November. The results are nearly 30,000 cans donated to the Rochester Neighborhood House used for families in need. This week causes the schools subject depart...

Adams First Lacrosse Scrimmage in 2020

Adams First Lacrosse Scrimmage in 2020

Joey Shallow, Staff Writer

February 13, 2020

What better way to jump back into the lacrosse season than to scrimmage a powerful Lake Orion team. This scrimmage was held at Ultimate Soccer in Pontiac, MI on January 26th. With both schools qualifying for the regional finals last year, the tension was high for both teams. “I’m excited to see...

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