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How athletes stay fit in off-season

How athletes stay fit in off-season

Jorge Estrada, Reporter

February 22, 2019


Filed under Sports

It is not a surprise that athletes are always at their peak when it comes to physical fitness. The question is, how do they stay fit during the off-season? Athletes are always training themselves during active seasons, but let’s talk about what they do during the off-season to stay fit.

Students can’t join off-campus sports

Students can’t join off-campus sports

Anthony Huerta, Reporter

February 22, 2019


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Soccer is the most popular sport on the planet. According to an article by Benjamin Elisha Sawe titled “The Most Popular Sports in the World” on worldatlas.com, “It is estimated that more than half of the world's population consider themselves to be association football (soccer) fans. The sport enjoys an estimated 4.0 billion person following, and a global sphere of influence.”

Bowling team strikes out their 2018-19 season

Bowling team strikes out their 2018-19 season

Vanessa Robles, Guest Writer

February 21, 2019


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Bowling is one of the fastest growing sports among high schools. According to the press room on Bowl.com, more than 5,000 schools offer bowling programs to boys and girls, reaching around 55,000 participants around the United States. 48 states offer high school bowling.

How to make the best of your tryouts

How to make the best of your tryouts

Rayven Cann, Sports Editor

February 21, 2019


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As the spring season approaches, so are many tryouts. Tryouts are not an easy thing to undergo, and nerves can often stop athletes from doing the best they can. Nerves are something you can never truly overcome, but having an insight on what tryouts are like and what coaches may be looking for can help.

Player Profile: Olivia Ashton

Player Profile: Olivia Ashton

Rayven Cann, Sports Editor

February 21, 2019


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Junior, Olivia Ashton is this year’s starting center for the Taylorsville Women’s Basketball team. Ashton has been playing basketball since her ninth grade year. “I’ve always loved the sport, and a bunch of my family members played it before me, so it’s always been a sport that has connected us,” said Ashton.

Player Profile: Benjamin Taylor

Player Profile: Benjamin Taylor

Samantha LaMont, Reporter

February 21, 2019


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With the spring sports coming up, senior Benjamin Taylor is one of the few of Taylorsville Pole Vaulters. Taylor said, “Pole Vault is the art of running down a runway with a pole that’s going to slingshot you into the air.”

Player Profile: Cameron Millican

Player Profile: Cameron Millican

Diana Nguyen, Reporter

February 14, 2019


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Junior, 6’3" Cameron Millican is Taylorsville High School’s guard. Cameron has been playing basketball since he was in kindergarten.

What school would be like without sports

What school would be like without sports

Brooklynn Poole, Reporter

December 14, 2018


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 New York City’s Public School Athletic League for Boys was the first school athletics to be established in the nation in 1903, according to The Atlantic. Sports have been a part of schools for about 115 years and have provided so many opportunities for students, including athletic scholarships, stress r...

What is a captain?

What is a captain?

Adalyn Baddley, Reporter

December 14, 2018


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To play the role of team captain, it is both an honor and a responsibility. Most athletes aspire and strive to become one. On one hand, it is great because it serves as recognition of one’s credibility and ability to lead. On the other hand, it is a big responsibility because next to the coach, it i...

Taylorsville Girl Basketball Season

Taylorsville Girl Basketball Season

Dejahre Hunkin, Reporter

December 14, 2018


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Through the season this year, Taylorsville girls basketball team has already won their games and more to come. They have been through the progress of working hard as a team to make sure they accomplish their goals together. They are such a close team who hangs out in and out of school to get to know ea...

Player Profile: Reason Robison

Player Profile: Reason Robison

Wyatt Ward, Reporter

December 14, 2018


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Sophomore Reason Robison is on the Varsity wrestling team this year. Returning for his fourth year. Robison has been on Varsity ever since he started in Jr. High. Reason has been wrestling since he was little. Often trying to wrestle with his brother or his dad. Reason started wrestling for a team in...

Player Profile Cole Nebeker

Player Profile Cole Nebeker

Diana Nguyen, Reporter

December 13, 2018


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Junior, Cole Nebeker is on the baseball and basketball team here at Taylorsville High School. He is on our varsity and JV boys’ basketball team, Nebeker is our point guard. He started playing basketball when he was eight years old. It all started because his dad wanted him to try out other sports....

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