Lacrosse: A Controversial Sport

Connor Grypma, Staff Writer | May 21, 2019

Lacrosse has become a loved sport all over the world and gets added to many schools sports programs because of the growing amount of kids that enjoy playing the sport.   But along with the large amount of lacrosse lovers, there are tons of haters as well. Lots of people see lacrosse as a fragile sport with the use of some pads and a ripoff of sports such as soccer or football. Jenison High...

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Jenison Esports Club joins in the fray, online

Sidney Newton, Staff Writer | May 16, 2019

Jenison Esports Club members give us inside info about an upcoming Super Smash Bros Online Tournament. Tests for a new style of tournament not tried before in Jenison: always online. Here is a catch up about the Smash Bros competitive scene. It had a rough start as a competitive title. In the early days of the Smash Bros competitive scene, Nintendo wanted no association and wanted nothing to happen...

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Forever Friendships with P2P

Summer Raymond, Staff Writer | April 23, 2019

Peer to Peer club makes friendships for life. Peer to Peer Club helps students to use their social skills and become more involved. There are plenty of students at Jenison who struggle with making friends and/or socializing with others. P2P gives these students a chance to hang out with peers who might feel a similar type of way. In Peer to Peer, students with or without disabilities are able to...

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Who can? Pep Band!

Luca Pham, Staff Writer | April 23, 2019

"I think the atmosphere of the pep band is pretty straightforward-people come to play music and have fun.  No one is forced to be there, so everyone tends to have a good time being with each other. It's more fun when everyone wants to be there!" is what Mr. Justice, the Pep Band conductor, responded when asked about the "general atmosphere" of the Pep Band. The Pep Band recently concluded all...

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Rockin with Mock battles!

Hanita Nguyen, Staff Writer | April 23, 2019

Juniors redeem themselves after a tough year. Winning Mock Rock gets your grade a ton of pride points! This is where you are more likely to win many points. Pride points let you get excused from your classes and you get to do fun activities and hang with your friends. Every grade competes for the most pride points. Each grade has students participate in a dance battle called, “Mock Rock”...

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Lacrosse: A Controversial Sport

Connor Grypma, Staff Writer | May 21, 2019

Lacrosse has become a loved sport all over the world and gets added to many schools sports programs because of the growing amount of kids that enjoy playing the sport.   But along with the large amount of lacrosse lovers, there are tons of haters as well. Lots of people see lacrosse as a fragile sport with the use of some pads and a ripoff of sports such as soccer or football. Jenison High...

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Who will be the Next Top Hyper Car Company?

Jeff Palmer, Staff Writer | April 23, 2019

Who will prevail on top for the next best hypercar? Will it be the Koenigsegg Jesko or with it be the Bugatti Voiture la Noire? These cars revealed at the Geneva motor show March 7th, 2019 as the stars of this show. They showed all kinds of new technology, especially in the Koenigsegg. The Koenigsegg has a seven clutch transmission with a twin turbo hybrid motor that has 1,300 horsepower. The Bugatti...

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Is Baseball boring?

Connor Grypma, Staff Writer | April 23, 2019

Baseball is definitely a slower sport out there and lots of people would argue that it is too long because games are definitely on the longer end. Games last 9 innings usually, but they are 6 in high school but some people still think that’s too long. Others would argue that they are not that long regardless of if they play the sport or not. Some students here at Jenison High School talked...

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Senior Wildcats discover new opportunities at College Career Fair.

Hai-Phuong Nguyen, Staff Writer | December 20, 2018

October 10th, 2018 is a huge day for the Senior Class of 2019 at Jenison High School. They use the opportunity to see which college to attend after high school during the College Career Fair, while everyone else (freshmen, sophomores, and juniors) take the PSAT. The seniors wander around the 200 hallway for  their presentations, and hope to find the perfect college. Representatives are eager to explain...

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Peter Leavenworth, Staff Writer | December 4, 2018

Godzilla may appear as simply a giant monster attacking cities. Though there’s a deeper meaning behind the existence of the monster. Tomoyuki Tanaka, director Ishiro Honda, special effects designer Eiji Tsuburaya and composer Akira Ifukube created Godzilla. The idea for Godzilla came from Tanaka. While he was on a plane from Indonesia to Japan, he peered out of the plane window and down at the...

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