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Living an Athletic Lifestyle

Living an Athletic Lifestyle

Elise Delikat, Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Whether it is a student or professional athlete, most people involved in sports need to maintain their health before, after, and during their season. In order to do this, most players have to go through intense conditioning, workouts, and diets. “Physical fitness refers to overall individual physical condit...

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...

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. ...

The End of an Era

The End of an Era

Luke Hannenberg, Staff Writer

October 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Another Friday night at the Rochester Adams football stadium, senior Zach Soldan throws a touchdown pass to senior Vincent Gray and the student section goes crazy. Meanwhile, there is another battle taking place outside of the football field. The Adams Administration is pushing for a student section name change from “The CummZone” to something that would represent Adams i...

A Passes, Are They Worth It?

A Passes, Are They Worth It?

Nathan Feidner, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Does $60 seem like a lot to pay to attend unlimited home sports games? Unless a student has a considerable amount of school spirit, it may not be worth getting an “A pass”. People who buy “A passes” get into any non-playoff home game without having to pay the price of $5 for every game. To break ...

A Highlander Heartbreaker

A Highlander Heartbreaker

September 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Students and parents packed themselves into the stands, anticipating a combative game between The Adams Highlanders and The West Bloomfield Lakers. The majority of the crowd was expecting to see Adams come out on top, but the team ended up falling one point short with a 17-16 loss. Adams took th...

2017 Spring Sports Wrap-up

2017 Spring Sports Wrap-up

Grace Ryba, Staff Writer

June 14, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With the school year coming to a close, the end of the Highlanders spring sports season is here. Some students are anxiously anticipating the end of school, while others grieve over their final practice of the year. For a few, this may be the last sports season of their high school career. Regardless, t...

Students Struggle With Swarmed Sports Spaces

Students Struggle With Swarmed Sports Spaces

Grace Ryba, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

For many Highlanders, the end of the cold weather means the beginning of training for spring sports- including baseball, softball, lacrosse, soccer, tennis, and track. This wide variety means that there is a sport for everyone to try. The downside, however, is most activities occupy the same space: the trac...

Student Spotlight: Eric Rossio

Student Spotlight: Eric Rossio

Lauren Dawn, Staff Writer

April 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

A sport which requires discipline, patience and talent-the diving team here at Adams - has a legacy of talent and hard-working athletes. This year, the legacy continues by the team’s sole member, senior Eric Rossio. Rossio’s diving career began long before his freshman year. In seventh grade, he bega...

A Rags to Riches Season

A Rags to Riches Season

Jack Lovalvo, Staff Writer

April 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Rochester Adams girls basketball team silenced all critics and doubters en route to a district championship for the first time since 2001 under first year Head Coach Jacki Steinacker. This group faced more adversity than expected, and when the playoffs began, the 8-14 set out on a mission. The gi...

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