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The Obama Girls’ Soccer Struggle

The Obama Academy of International Studies in East Liberty.

Hannah Schwartz

October 30, 2020

“This season has been nothing short of an uphill battle.” So begins the video Lauren Close, a senior captain on the Obama Academy girls’ high school soccer team, posted to her Instagram on October 12. The five-minute video outlines the issues the team has been facing since the beginning of their su...

Steelers QB Roethlisberger’s Elbow Looks Good, But Something Don’t Look Right

Ben Roethlisberger starts in his first game since Week 2 in 2019.
- Photo by Essentially Sports

Christan Medeiros

October 19, 2020

Before entering the 2020 NFL season, Steelers fans were divided on how well Big Ben would perform this year. Roethlisberger, age 38,  suffered a season-ending injury in week 2 last year against Seattle and had to get Tommy John surgery to repair his elbow. When training camp began in late July, a lot ...

Allderdice Alumni Sports Rewind

Allderdice boys basketball team wins the 2019 City championship with seniors Blake Blaufeld and Bobby Clifford leading the way.

Kareena Katsman

October 12, 2020

Taylor Allderdice High school is a school not only with high academic quality but also hosts some of the best city league sports teams. Throughout the ever changing graduating classes, traditions come and go. However, one thing that stays permanently embedded in the tight knit Allderdice society, is the...