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Fireworks illuminate Jennifer Lopez and Shakira as they preform at halftime of the Super Bowl.

Female representation at Super Bowl LIV

February 27, 2020

Making it to the Super Bowl is not an easy goal to accomplish for any NFL coach, but making it as a female coach is unheard of. Kate Sowers, the assistant offensive coach f...

The lights dim as Phillips' dance group prepares for their performance.

Dance proves to be both art and sport

February 26, 2020

When junior Zoey Phillips takes the stage, her hours of hard work, training and rehearsal are shown in her performance. Everything about her performance is perfect, from her movements ...

The head coach of the JV boys soccer team coaches an afternoon conditioning practice.

Boys soccer team prepares for their season

January 15, 2020

After losing six of their ten games last season, the Grady boy’s soccer team is looking to turn the program around. With a change of coaching staff, the team is optimistic t...

Fans stand united in Mercedes Benz Stadium as they cheer on their team against New England Revolution on October 6.

Atlanta United builds soccer community in Atlanta

October 24, 2019

Since its inaugural season in 2017, Atlanta United has created an easily recognizable culture throughout the city. United was founded in 2014 by Arthur Blank and began playing ...

Team USA hammer thrower Gwen Berry holds her fist in the air during the national anthem after receiving a gold medal at the 2019 PanAm Games in Lima, Peru. As a result, Berry received 12 months of probation.

Athletes punished for protest at Pan American Games

August 30, 2019

Two American athletes were recently given 12 months of probation for protesting during separate national anthems at the Pan American games in Lima, Peru on Aug. 9. Both athletes...

HUDLE UP: Day two of the US Open Club Championship, the U20 boys ATLiens are preparing for their game against the Bay Area Red Dawn.

Atlanta experiences Ultimate Frisbee success over the summer of 2019

August 28, 2019

During the summer of 2019, Atlanta sent four Ultimate Frisbee club teams to compete in Blaine, Minnesota, for a national title in their respective divisions at the US Open Club C...

The Grady cheerleaders practice almost everyday to prepare for games.

Grady cheerleaders face challenges

January 20, 2019

Cheerleading is stereotyped as the popular sport that every girl wants to join, but waving pom poms and shouting at football games does not encompass the skill level that cheerleade...

The majority of colleges have a mascot, however, the perks gained by these mascots are widely unknown.

The unknown perks of being a mascot

January 9, 2019

The entirety of the occupants of the stadium are staring at you. The pressure piles on as your every move is watched and scrutinized. It’s your tiring job to rile up the less ...

Many baseball stadiums experience large holes in the crowd like these in SunTrust Park as interest in baseball wanes nationwide.

Baseball strikes out among young Americans

November 29, 2018

When the Super Bowl rolls around, everyone is talking about it. It doesn’t matter whether or not someone cares about football; the Super Bowl is understood to be more than a...

Atlanta United Surprises with Good Results, Popularity Soars

Elias Podber, Writer

October 6, 2017

Within the first season of its history, Atlanta United has made a name for itself in Major League Soccer (MLS) as one of the teams to watch. Whether it be their enjoyable and offensive style of play, their high level players and head coach, or their popular red and black striped uniforms, Atlanta United has built a large fan base that extends to the students of Grady. “You always have high ex...

The National Basketball Association has been seen by many as having little competition.

An Era of Superteams

August 25, 2017

These days in sports, we are no longer in the age of the franchise players. Now is the day of the superteams. With teams like the Golden State Warriors, Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston...

during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.

New York Struggles Continue

March 2, 2017

Once the confetti dropped down on the football field when the clock struck 0:00 in NRG Stadium, I could finally take a massive sigh of relief. The Falcons came up just short, fa...

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