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Tagovailoa Named Starter

Tagovailoa Named Starter

Dylan R., Writer

September 12, 2018


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On September 3, Alabama coach, Nick Saban, announced that sophomore quarterback Tua Tagovailoa will be the starter for the Crimson Tide in week two against Arkansas State. The two Alabama quarterbacks, Jalen Hurts and Tua Tagovailoa, have been fighting for a starting job since the 2018 BCS (Bowl Champi...

The Cupboard Is Empty

The Cupboard Is Empty

Raghu C., Writer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

On just the 44th day of the free agency the last piece of china was taken from the cabinet when Carmelo Anthony officially signed with the Rockets. The best remaining free agents are limited to a couple of paper plates: Cavaliers point guard, George Hill and future Hall of Famer, Dwyane Wade. Most ...

Aaron Rodgers Makes Bank

Aaron Rodgers Makes Bank

Dylan R. and Raghu C.

August 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has just made some serious cash. On August 29, he signed a 4-year $134 million contract with a $57.5 million dollar signing bonus. This makes him the highest paid player in NFL history with the largest signing bonus. By the end of this season, he will have ma...

The Controversy Of The NFL Helmet Rule

The Controversy Of The NFL Helmet Rule

Dylan R., Writer

August 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

The National Football League has a new controversy. The NFL has adjusted their helmet and spearing rules. Spearing in the NFL is when a player drops his head and spears the crown of his helmet into someone's chest, stomach, or in the worst case, their head. This can cause spinal injuries or paralysis to...

Manu Ginobili Retires

Manu Ginobili Retires

Raghu C., Writer

August 29, 2018


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After 16 seasons with the Spurs, Manu Ginobili, 40, announced his retirement. His statement read, “Today, with a wide range of feelings, I'm announcing my retirement from basketball. IMMENSE GRATITUDE to everyone (family, friends, teammates, coaches, staff, fans) involved in my life in the last 23 ye...

The Power Wins The Big 3 Championship

The Power Wins The Big 3 Championship

Raghu C., Writer

August 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

13,004 people crowded into the Barclay Center last Friday. The energy was high. The players, coaches and fans were pumped for the Big 3 championship game. The Big 3 is a league founded by Ice Cube, the rapper, and it consists of retired basketball players that get the chance to compete in a 3 vs. 3 ...

Honolulu Wins The Little League World Series!

Honolulu Wins The Little League World Series!

Raghu C., Writer

August 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

The 10-day Little League World Series ended yesterday when Honolulu Little League beat South Seoul. Japan yet again made the podium, when their team, the Kawaguchi Little League defeated Peachtree City Little League in the consolation game. Honolulu beat South Seoul, 3-0, winning the Little League World ...

Junior Drag Racing: My Story

Junior Drag Racing: My Story

Paige S., Writer

August 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

In just seconds, my junior dragster was rolling. My older brother was the one who initially sparked my interest as I watched how much he enjoyed the thrill of going fast. The first time I got in the seat, my dad strapped me in tightly, yanking my seatbelts, just as he had done with my brother. I ...

Football vs. Fútbol

Football vs. Fútbol

Eden E., Writer

August 22, 2018


Filed under Sports

Fans are going crazy with anticipation as football season approaches, but there is another sport whose players are about to take the field. A different fútbol. That would be the game of soccer.   Football is a great sport, one that hits the highlight reel each night on ESPN and fills the stands f...

An Interview With Dino Ebel

An Interview With Dino Ebel

Raghu C., Writer

August 17, 2018


Filed under Sports

On Saturday August 11, the Day Creek Howl interviewed the Anaheim Angels third base coach, Dino Ebel, about the rumors of Mike Scioscia’s retirement? 1. How do feel about the rumors that manager Mike Scioscia may step down after this season? ”Like you said, it’s a rumor and Mike has never...

And So It Begins

And So It Begins

Dylan R., Writer

August 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

After five dreadful months, or what feels like eternity for fans, the National Football League’s preseason is finally here. NFL rookies have sprung onto the scene. Some put on a great performance, others not so much. Though some rookies have had exceptional performances, they were playing against 2nd s...

From World Series To Washed Up

From World Series To Washed Up

Jonas D., Writer

May 23, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Los Angeles Dodgers are on the list of the most successful organizations in all of sports. They’ve won their division five times in the past five years, making them one of the most prolific teams in MLB today. However, this season has been quite different. After losing the World Series to the ...

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