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Wrestling Regionals

Senior Wrestler Chase Montour attempting a shot at his opponent.

Jake Brown, Staff Writer

March 6, 2020

The Adams wrestling season came to an end Wednesday, February 19th, following a tough loss to Clarkston at team regionals. The team had just had an amazing comeback win at districts against Stoney Creek, and did well against Utica Henry Ford High School, but both victories did not last. The team got...

Adams JV Boys Ski Team Wins Divisionals

Freshman Bayden Tapert waving the Adams flag

Taylor Jackson, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

With 30 kids on the team (not including the girls team), and only seven boys on Varsity, the Rochester Adams’s JV Ski Team was continuously victorious from race to race. The team’s entire season, however, was leading up to the divisionals race that took place at Pine Knob Ski Resort on February 3rd.  ...

Banned for Life

 Kaye breaking down in tears on the permanent ban.

Connor Nguyen, Staff Writer

January 29, 2020

Fortnite is one of the most popular video games out right now, with more than 250 million players.  Fortnite is a free-to-play battle royale game where players try to reach first place out of one hundred real world gamers. What makes the game unique is the game’s building concept: players can ...

Detroit F.C.

The recently renovated Keyworth stadium now.

Will Bass

January 29, 2020

Detroit introduced its first professional soccer team, Detroit FC, to play at a national level of competition. This will be the first team to be accepted on this level of play in nearly 40 years.  On December 11th, the fan-favorite Detroit FC was approved by U.S. Soccer to play in the National Inde...

Which House Should you Choose in Fire Emblem: Three Houses

 Photo of the games cover taken

Luke Mcqueen and Teagan Burns

January 15, 2020

“*Yawn* My my, how did you end up here?” These are the first words spoken to the player by the mysterious deity Sothis in Fire Emblem Three Houses.  After waking up from a strange dream, the player character, Byleth, finds themself a teaching position at Garreg Mach Monastery. This development comes with an important choice to ma...

Pedaling to Success

The Pedal Bike, close up, parked at a historical stop along the ride.

Brian Zhang, Staff Writer

January 15, 2020

Looking for a fun tour of Rochester given by a teacher? Rochester Pedal Ride is for you! It is commonly known around Rochester Adams High School that the “bike” of Downtown Rochester, formally the Rochester Pedal Ride, is owned by Social Studies teacher Bryan Lindstrom. Lindstrom employs local t...

Here4U Hits Rochester Community Schools

T-shirts that students received to spread the word for Here4U

Joey Shallow, Staff Writer

December 4, 2019

In this day and age, mental health is a growing problem: According to the CDC, 1 in 10 adults in the U.S. suffers from depression and anxiety.  Here4U is a project for students to become peer educators who are involved in developing a campaign for the year. Each year, Here4U takes students from Rocheste...

What Really Happened at the Area 51 Raid

At the festival, Bud Light offered a special edition beer based on the alien theme.

Alyssa Cassell, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

The idea of stealing aliens and exploring the secretive Area 51 to prove popular conspiracy theories took the internet by storm when, on June 27, 2019, an ordinary man named Matty Roberts, created an event on Facebook. The event, called “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All Of Us,” was intended t...

Troy, Michigan Ranked #6 City in the Country for Retired People to Live in

A snapshot from inside the luxurious Somerset Collection of Troy

Zach Liem, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

According to the Chamber of Commerce, Troy, Michigan was ranked number six in the country for retired people to live.  Troy is known for being a large suburb outside of the city of Detroit, and a humble place to live that's away from the city of Detroit. Troy residents tally up to a total of 84,2...

Rochester Adams First Flag Football Tournament

Seniors Championship flag football team

Mitchell Bowery, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

The debate between which class is more superior has been an argument at Rochester Adams High School and every high school since the beginning of time. Homecoming 2019, which took place the week of September 23-27th, is in the past and was a success. It was filled with many of the traditional Highlander activities...

Patriots Defense Shines as Offense Underwhelms

Patriots Defense Shines as Offense Underwhelms

Brian Zhang, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

The Patriots are on the road to getting back-to-back Super Bowl rings, powered by the outstanding performance from their defense. The New England Patriots have gotten off to a hot start this year, which is little surprise to any NFL fan. With a win over the Washington Redskins last Sunday (10/07), ...

Fantasy Football Analysis

Cardinals Quarterback Kyler Murray.

Jake Brown, Staff Writer

November 11, 2019

Sometimes you can draft the perfect team and still go 2-11. But fantasy is more than just the draft, it's about who you can aquire along your way to the championship. This list will help you determine what moves you should make to help improve your team. Players to pick up:  Kyler Murray - The ...

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