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RAMS Getting Ready for Playoffs

RAMS Getting Ready for Playoffs

Caden Ebinger, Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

The Rochester Adams men’s soccer (RAMS) played its final league game Tuesday September 24th against Troy Athens, starting its final preparations before the playoffs. The “2019” RAMS season has had plenty of ups and downs, struggling to find the correct rhythm it needed to succeed as it had in ...

The Dismal State of Detroit Sports

The Dismal State of Detroit Sports

Jarek Schmanski, Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

Detroit sports teams have a collective 67-159-4 record this year. Clearly, there is room for improvement Though the city of Detroit appears to be making a comeback, the city’s sports teams are collectively in the worst condition of its history. The city has a long past of success on the national le...

Fresh Faces on the Hardwood

Fresh Faces on the Hardwood

Rob Gurzick, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

The Rochester Adams men's varsity basketball team is ready to undertake a new year, with a new coach. Jaret Thomas will be leading the Highlanders this year as the new varsity coach. Although the team has a lot of young players, they are ready to make an impact quickly.  “We have a lot of young ...

The Battle for the Cup

The Battle for the Cup

Rob Gurzick, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

  The Stoney Creek Cougars were on a mission for their fourth straight Rochester City Cup volleyball title, but they had to go through the Highlanders first. The City Cup is a four-team women’s volleyball tournament. It is played every year to decide the best team in the city of Rochest...

Rochester United off to a good start?

Rochester United off to a good start?

Owen Mckenna, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

Rochester United is coming off of a record breaking season, coming the closest the program ever has to being state champions. Looking forward, the team hopes to keep its momentum, and finally clinch the elusive state title. After a remarkable season of going 26-4, breaking school records, and making...

Michigan Football Takes Over

Michigan Football Takes Over

Ava Bondra, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

Big Brother? Little Brother? On Saturday, November 16th, University of Michigan was the bigger brother and dominated Michigan State with a score of 44-10. University of Michigan vs. Michigan State University is undoubtedly one of the biggest rivalries in college football. The two teams have been battling with each other ever since the two colleges were created. With MSU winning in 2017, then U of M winning in 2018, predictions were made that this was going to be...

First Adams Wrestling Tournament

First Adams Wrestling Tournament

Joey Shallow, Writer

January 14, 2020

Coming off a great season, the Rochester Adams wrestling team has set some high standards. This year's seniors are now tasked with filling the team's leadership positions and beginning the Wrestling season with a win. The first tournament for the team was at Fraser High School. While there, Adams went up...

A Cinderella Story

A Cinderella Story

Rob Gurzick, staff writer

January 13, 2020

The Rochester Adams mens soccer team finished with a record of 5-11-2; it is seemingly impossible to win a district championship, right? Well, the Rochester Adams Men’s Soccer team proved everybody wrong. On Wednesday, October 16th, the Highlanders knocked off the Lake Orion Dragons 2-1 in the district ...

Adams High:Then and Now

Adams High:Then and Now

Caden Ebinger, staff writer

January 13, 2020

What was Rochester Adams High School like 30 years ago? Adams’ very own Dan Picot can tell all about it. As an Adams alumni and a current teacher at Adams, Picot has seen the school transform over the years.  Picot’s history with the school goes back to his days as a student: His old locker is not even arou...

Adams Charity Tailgate; Cornhole Tournament

Adams Charity Tailgate; Cornhole Tournament

Will Bass, staff writer

December 4, 2019

After seniors Bill Peters and Brenden Kevelighan won the Charity Tailgate Cornhole Tournament, a mob of students surrounded them, echoing “Beat the Creek” over and over again.  Adams’ National Honors Society hosted a charity tailgate at Stoney Creek high school on Friday, October 25th. “Th...

RAMS Win First Playoff Game in a Shutout

RAMS Win First Playoff Game in a Shutout

Maverick Falconer, Business Manager

November 21, 2019

After a tough 5-11 season for the Rochester Adams men’s soccer (RAMS) team, the first regional playoff game against cross-town rivals Rochester High School was a must-win. Coming into Rochester’s stadium with high hopes, Adams put on show and beat them 2-0 with an early header goal and a late ch...

Rochester Adams Fourth Quarter Comeback

Rochester Adams Fourth Quarter Comeback

Conner Nyguyen, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

The Rochester Adams boys football team made an amazing comeback against the Clarkston Wolves 28-27.  This was the last home game of the regular season for Rochester Adams High School, as they took on Clarkston. The Highlanders are currently 5-2 overall and third in the Oakland Athletics Association Red Le...

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