The Day Creek Howl

A New Football League? Wait! Two?!

A New Football League? Wait! Two?!

Jonas D., Writer

April 19, 2018


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Football is arguably the most popular sport in America. The NFL has been around for almost 100 years, and it’s still going strong without a major competing league. The United Football League, USFL and the 2001 XFL were just a little shy of popularity to be full-fledged organizations. But there is now...

LeBron James Proving He Really Is The King

LeBron James Proving He Really Is The King

Jonas D., Writer

March 7, 2018


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LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers has been playing for 15 years in the NBA, and he still manages to accomplish amazing things. In the month of February, he averaged a triple-double for the first time in his career. On Tuesday night against the Brooklyn Nets, he needed 7 rebounds and 6 assists to com...

Will Every Free Agent Get Signed?

Will Every Free Agent Get Signed?

Jonas D., Writer

March 2, 2018


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In all of baseball, there are about four-hundred free agents. These ball players are looking and hoping for teams to make an offer to acquire their talents. These unsigned players are so abundant that they could form a full team roster, maybe even play under the recently removed manager of the Yankees, J...

Superbowl LII

Superbowl LII

Jonas D., Writer

February 21, 2018


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This year's Superbowl, Superbowl LII took place in Minnesota. The New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles faced each other head on. Day Creek Intermediate students share their predictions on who will win the event. Later, the winner of the Superbowl is revealed and details are given on their exciting...

Most Successful Nations in the History of the Olympics

Most Successful Nations in the History of the Olympics

Jonas D., Writer

February 20, 2018


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The first modern-day Olympic games started in 1896. They were held in Athens, Greece. Since then, all 206 of the NOCs (National Olympic Committees) have participated. Of course, even though it’s all done in the spirit of unity, one country will be more dominant than the others. Our USA team...

Eagles Win The Super Bowl!

Eagles Win The Super Bowl!

Jonas D., Writer

February 5, 2018


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For the first time in franchise history, the Eagles have won the Super Bowl. Philadelphia beat New England 41-33 to hoist the Vince Lombardi trophy. The Patriots fell short of their sixth championship title in the 21st century. This game was one for the ages. At the end of the first quarter, the score w...

Day Creek’s Prediction On The Super Bowl

Day Creek’s Prediction On The Super Bowl

Jonas D., Writer

February 3, 2018


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Last Sunday, the Patriots defeated the Jaguars 24-20 to advance to the Super Bowl. Later that day, the Vikings lost to the Eagles to have their season cut short of a championship. Now that New England and Philadelphia are going to duke it out in Minneapolis, Day Creek students have shared their pred...

Top 8 Most Superstitious Athletes

Top 8 Most Superstitious Athletes

Viraj N., Writer

January 23, 2018


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Professional athletes are very talented and put a lot of hard work and dedication into the sport they play. However, for some athletes, this is not enough and they believe that their superstitious rituals will give them an advantage to help them win. Here are the top 8 most superstitious athletes. ...

Are the Pirates Selling Too Much?

Are the Pirates Selling Too Much?

Jonas D., Writer

January 19, 2018


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In the MLB offseason, the Pittsburgh Pirates sold their ace pitcher, Gerrit Cole, and the face of their franchise, Andrew McCutchen. Cole went to the reigning world champion Houston Astros. Andrew McCutchen was traded to the San Francisco Giants, hoping to be a part of their rebuilding process. A...

Can The Browns Beat The Crimson Tide?

Can The Browns Beat The Crimson Tide?

Jonas D., Writer

January 12, 2018


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In the 2017 NFL season, the Cleveland Browns went 0-16, claiming the title for the worst team of the year and raising money for their 0-16 parade. And in college football, the universities of Alabama and Georgia faced each other in an epic showdown for the National Championship. The Alabama Crimson Tid...

Alabama Wins The National Championship

Alabama Wins The National Championship

Jonas D., Writer

January 11, 2018


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For the seventeenth time in school history, Alabama has won the National Football Championship. Coach Nick Saban led them to victory over the Georgia Bulldogs in dramatic fashion. The game was tied up at 20 each. The Alabama kicker then missed a field goal that would have won the game in regulation. T...

Big Trades in Baseball

Big Trades in Baseball

Jonas D., Writer

December 13, 2017


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During the off-season of MLB, two major trades have already taken place. One was for a player named Shohei Ohtani, and one was for Giancarlo Stanton. Shohei Ohtani is a superstar at both pitching and hitting. He was traded to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim from the Japan league. The Angels ar...

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