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The issue college athletes face without pay

The issue college athletes face without pay

Gavin Turner, Opinions Editor

May 3, 2019

An HBO special “Student Athlete” highlights common misconceptions about college athletes. Although their lives are viewed by the public as idyllic and many aspire to emulate the semi-pro athletes, a closer look proves the life of a college athlete comes with many issues. One of these problems includes ...

The helmet or the game?

The helmet or the game?

Megan Riehle, Staff

December 4, 2018

Football is a rather dangerous sport: there were 281 concussions in the NFL in the 2018 season alone. This raises the question of if players are being well protected by the pads and helmets they are provided. Doug Sommer, psychology teacher, has coached football for 33 years and played for 10 when he w...

Football injuries and prevention

Logan Winder, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2018

When it comes to football, injuries are just something that comes with it. Coachad.com states that “there are at least 118,886 football injuries per year.” The constant contact poses a real threat of bodily damage, and and with that, the need for recovery. Because of this, it is very important th...

Homecoming 

Homecoming 

Andrea Secchi, Photo Editor

November 9, 2018

Historic Win

Historic Win

Caleb Franzen

December 13, 2016

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Leave a legacy: West Linn takes State Championship in historic fashion

Leave a legacy: West Linn takes State Championship in historic fashion

Parker Edwards, Sports Editor

December 7, 2016

     Legacies are often created in moments that are relished within the minds of fans, coaches, and players alike. West Linn’s 2016 football team captured their legacy Saturday at Providence Park, when they earned their program's first State Championship. In a rematch of the 2014 quarterfinals, West...

A State Title game victory, from the perspective of a player

A State Title game victory, from the perspective of a player

Connor Maloney, Sports Editor

December 6, 2016

If you have dreamed about something and worked for it for just about your whole life, the feeling of achieving it is surreal. For many of us on the team, bringing the first ever state title to the city of West Linn is something that we have all been thinking about since third and fourth grade. All of ...

Football makes history with dominant championship win

Football makes history with dominant championship win

Rameen Ali, Isabella Cao, Sophie Bradbury, yearbook Co-editor in-chief, Yearbook Photo editor

December 6, 2016

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