Category Archives: Sports

Two Years of Failure Lead to a Major Comeback

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In the 2018-2019 season, Edison’s girls’ soccer team made it to the division championships, winning a playoff game against Medgar Evers College Preparatory School. The girls’ varsity soccer team had won 7 games, lost 2, and tied once, finishing off the season with 22 points. During an interview, the girls’ soccer team’s head coach, Frank […]

Stay Active, Stay Fit

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Have you ever wondered why people want to play sports, such as soccer, football, or basketball? Along with their interest and passion, they focus on the benefits that playing sports can have. There are several benefits of playing sports other than health benefits that people often don’t consider. There are several advantages of playing sports. […]

It’s Coming Home!

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Belson Soccer Stadium, New York — Blood, sweat, and tears were spilled over the recent playoff games by Edison’s Boys Soccer team. The division champions reached the finals in the playoffs after 10 years of playing. In the final, Edison played against Academy of American Studies. The team had really good chances as they attacked, […]

Taking the Semifinals by Storm

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Edison won the division and playoff games with incredible 8 goals by superstar freshman, Alexander Muyudumbay (bottom right)

Randall’s Island, New York — Leandro Angulo touched the ball and kicked the ball to striker Alexander Muyudumbay. Brian Rojas Hernandez, the Inventors’ captain, tracked them from the midfield. Tension clouded the field as the ball danced in and out of Edison players, who relentlessly ran for it. “This season we stressed a lot about […]

Sport Bras to the PRESS

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A double standard is ever-present in our society.
Credit: Kenya Leon

Rowan University banned there female cross country runners from wearing sport bras without a shirt on. This banned was implemented after it was deemed distracting to the football team at the university. This banned brought out the issue of restrictions that are on women bodies that aren’t necessarily thought of for men. Within our athletics […]

Regulation Serve

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The Edison Girls Volleyball team on October 23rd,2018 the day they played  
against Forest Hills High School.
Credit: Charisma Jugdeo

Edison Girls Volleyball team gets cut out of the playoffs by regulation. The Edison Girls Volleyball team had an outstanding season of five losses and five wins compared to past season like the 2017-2018 season with one win and nine losses and the 2016-2017 season with zero wins and ten losses. Speculations that the Edison […]

Out of Form, Out of Goals and Missing Their Former Shooter

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Cristiano Ronaldo playing in the Champions League for his new team, Juventus.

Photo credit: cronaldoedit, Instagram

One of the best ranked soccer teams in the world has gotten themselves entangled in matches without their star player, Cristiano Ronaldo. Out of form, out of goals and missing their former shooter, Madrid sets a new record for the longest goal drought in their history.    The top ranked soccer club, Real Madrid FC […]

To Tackle or Not to Tackle, That is the Real Question!

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Each new week brings a whole different story for each NFL team. This matchup in particular between the Minnesota Vikings and the Green Bay Packers was quite a doozy one.
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It is the start of the 2018 NFL season. So far, numerous calls were made by the referees for “Roughing the Passer,” against several teams. This has sparked a lot of controversy. Many have been debating whether or not these calls adequately apply to the rule and properly fit the current situations. In week two, […]

The Story of Shaquem Griffin

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With the upcoming NFL season fast approaching, fans can’t help but contain their excitement. The cause of this excitement is the NFL draft. This is many fans favorite time of the year, as it gives hope to fans of “terrible teams” that better days are coming. This year, there has been a tremendously inspirational story […]

Sticking To It

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Everytime that New Years Ball drops, people resolutions for themselves but have no idea how to maintain them. It is common to create resolutions for the New Year, but are your resolutions really worth it? 35% of people who make New Year’s resolutions break them by the end of January or even sooner.   You […]