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Africa’s newest champion!

Jose Quintanilla, Photographer May 9, 2022

On Sunday, February 6th, of this year, Africa claimed their newest football champion to be Senegal. The continental champions were decided after a teeth-gritting match against Egypt. This has been counted...

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Freddie Freeman leaves the Braves

Ayron Lackey, Sports Staff Writer May 3, 2022

Long-time Atlanta Brave first baseman Freddie Freeman has returned home, as he is now back in California with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Freddie Freeman is coming off a winning season with the Braves, where...

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The NBA has a scoring boom!

Preston Lee, G&B News Staff Writer April 18, 2022

Imagine this scenario and tell me what you would do. You’re a basketball player competing against the Atlanta Hawks. It’s the fourth quarter and you’re up by one point with 10 seconds left in the...

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Tom Brady’s short-lived retirement

Kori Joseph, Sports Staff Writer April 18, 2022

The following events only lasted for about a month because in early March Tom Brady announced he was not quite done with his football career. Brady stated, “These past two months I’ve realized my place...

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Should athletes be held to a higher standard?

Zoe Zagotti, Sports Editor April 18, 2022

Professional athletes are seen as heroes, idols, and even role models. Kids look up to pro athletes and they grow up wanting to be like them. Therefore, when a kid sees a mugshot of their favorite player,...

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The NFL’s new showboating policy

Alex Polania, Sports Staff Writer April 18, 2022

Whether you like it or not, when you have a group of people playing a game in front of tens of thousands of energized fans, you're going to get some emotion from the players. Taking that breathtaking moment...

Track season kicks off

Track season kicks off

Tiahona Williams, LHS News writer March 31, 2022

Track season is finally here, and it's time to rumble and get started. I asked Coach Bernstein how she felt about the new track team for the new season and she said, “This track team is good at the...

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Longhorn basketball season recap

Ayron Lackey, Sports Staff Writer March 16, 2022

Lanier basketball holds some of the highest titles in school sports history including many region and tournament championships. The boys also hold the prestigious title of State Runner Ups (in 2020) and...

Game Day at State 2022

Game Day cheer makes school history!

Ava Bowman, Sports Staff Writer March 8, 2022

Lanier’s newest sport is also one of our most successful: Game Day Cheerleading! According to Coach Burrell, “Game day cheer showcases what traditional cheerleading is all about: leading the crowd!” In...

Lanier’s LAX season has begun!

Lanier’s LAX season has begun!

Devyn Lao, Photography Editor March 7, 2022

The new year is here, and the new Lanier lacrosse season is officially upon us! The lacrosse playing Longhorns are gearing up for their season this year by working hard and practicing every day to improve...

Introducing our new head softball coach: Coach Cromie

Introducing our new head softball coach: Coach Cromie

Sydney Scott, Opinion Editor February 28, 2022

It’s coming close to summertime, which means preparation for the softball season begins. This year, a part of our preparation is getting a new head coach. Coach Cromie was first brought to Lanier High...

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How to stay in shape during your off-season

Ava Bowman, Sports Staff Writer February 23, 2022

Ever wondered what you should do to keep in shape for your sport during the off-season? Whether you do football, volleyball, cross country, soccer, or any other sport, you can find things to do, so you...

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