10 concussion facts

Rachel Esnoz, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2018

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Then and now: high school sports

Delaney Callaghan, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2018

With the arrival of school, comes the return of fall sports: soccer, football, volleyball. These sports are open to all the students who want to play; but of course, there is a price. Lately, high schools in Oregon and elsewhere in the United States have been charging a higher and higher fee from p...

World Series recap

Photo by Aleks Brooks

Aleks Brooks, Opinion Section Editor

November 6, 2018

  Another year another World Series, with the Boston Red Sox emerging on top at the end of the MLB season.    The World Series started off with a bang with Boston scoring two runs in the first inning and the Red Sox and Dodgers trading runs for most of the game, with Boston leading for mos...

Concussion protocol is the new norm

Concussion protocol is the new norm

Emma Coke, Contributor

November 2, 2018

     Over the past few years, concussions and concussion protocols have become a hot topic within the sports world.  As more and more research is being conducted, further proving the causes and risks of concussions, more protocols are being put in place to ensure the safety of an injured player.  ...

McGregor-Nurmagamedov recap

From UFC Press Packet

Aleks Brooks, Opinions Section Editor

October 23, 2018

In his first fight since his bought with Floyd Mayweather in last August, Conor McGregor fought Khabib Nurmagomedov in UFC 229 This was also a very emotional fight for McGregor and Nurmagomedov due to trash talk and a rivalry between the two and their crews. As usual, McGregor’s insults and tr...

Varsity Volleyball vs. Tigard

Players huddle up.

Andrea Secchi, Photo Editor

September 9, 2018

Varsity girls volleyball won game against Tigard.

Clearance protocol for high school concussions

Located right next to the weight room, the training room is where Feuerherd is stationed. Students come here to have 
injuries treated.

Ben Lee, Staff Reporter

June 14, 2018

What happens after student athletes get hit? “They'll come off, we'll do a complete concussion assessment and evaluation at that time,” Becca Feuerherd, school athletic trainer, said. “If it's deemed that they do have a concussion, we will communicate that to coaches. We will talk to their parents, se...

Education, research required to combat concussions

This year, the school got brand new equipment, like this shiny football helmet.

Orion Forest, Staff Reporter

June 14, 2018

“Concussions is one of these pack journalism issues, frankly.  There’s no increase in concussions. The number is relatively small.  The problem is, it is a journalist issue.” This quote by former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue simply goes against the facts and is more than just a journalism ...

The Road to Recovery

The Road to Recovery

Nadia Youga, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2018

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