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Emma Sheehan joins the WHS wrestling team

Emma Sheehan joins the WHS wrestling team

Nicole Erdekian

December 17, 2017


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

In previous years at WHS, there have been only two female athletes who have joined the wrestling team and have completed at least a full season. Sophomore Emma Sheehan is on her way to becoming the third. According to head coach Sean Chase, approximately every four teams the WHS wrestling team opposes,...

New Year’s Six: Orange Bowl

New Year’s Six: Orange Bowl

Duncan Stephenson

December 14, 2017


Filed under Articles, In-Depth, Sports, WSPN

Orange Bowl: (6) Wisconsin Badgers vs. (10) Miami Hurricanes Line: Wisconsin (-6.5) Date: Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017 Time: 8:00 p.m. TV: ESPN Venue: Hard Rock Stadium, Miami, FL Wisconsin (12-1) Best Player: running back Jonathan Taylor Wisconsin finally met their match in the Big Ten t...

New Year’s Six: Cotton Bowl

New Year’s Six: Cotton Bowl

Duncan Stephenson

December 14, 2017


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Cotton Bowl: (8) University of Southern California Trojans vs. (5) The Ohio State Buckeyes Line: Ohio State (-6.5) Date: Friday, Dec. 29, 2017 Time: 8:30 p.m. TV: ESPN Venue: AT&T Stadium, Arlington, TX Ohio State (11-2) Best Player: Quarterback J.T. Barrett The Buckeyes defeate...

New Year’s Six: Fiesta Bowl

New Year’s Six: Fiesta Bowl

Duncan Stephenson

December 14, 2017


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Fiesta Bowl: (11) Washington Huskies vs. (9) Penn State Nittany Lions Line: Penn State (-2.5) Date: Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017 Time: 4:00 p.m. TV: ESPN Venue: University of Phoenix Stadium, Phoenix, AZ Penn State (10-2) Best Player: Running back Saquon Barkley For most of the 2017 season, Penn State was...

New Year’s Six: Peach Bowl

New Year’s Six: Peach Bowl

Duncan Stephenson

December 14, 2017


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Peach Bowl: (12) UCF Knights vs. (7) Auburn Tigers Line: Auburn (-9.5) Date: Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 Time: 12:30 p.m. TV: ESPN Venue: Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA Auburn (10-3) Best Player: running back Kerryon Johnson The Tigers have had the best ten win season in recent memo...

CFB Playoff: Rose and Sugar Bowls

CFB Playoff: Rose and Sugar Bowls

Duncan Stephenson

December 14, 2017


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Rose Bowl: (3) Georgia Bulldogs vs. (2) Oklahoma Sooners Line: Georgia (-1.0) Date: Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 Time: 5:00 p.m. TV: ESPN Venue: Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA Oklahoma (12-1) Best Player: Quarterback Baker Mayfield The Sooners offense is simply a joy to watch. It features the best pla...

Alcoholic apple juice sold from snack bar

Alcoholic apple juice sold from snack bar

Charlie Moore

December 14, 2017


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Senior Kyle Camphausen purchased two bottles of Apple & Eve apple juice from the WHS snack bar on Thursday, Dec. 14. Settling down with his table of friends, he opened one and took a sip. Instead of sweet and smooth apple juice, Camphausen tasted a sour, carbonated flavor; only then he realized the...

Review: Happy Death Day

Review: Happy Death Day

Christos Belibasakis

December 13, 2017


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews, Showcase, WSPN

*Spoiler alert!* Happy Death Day, directed by Christopher B. Landon, delivers viewers a darker version of the 1993 cult classic Groundhog Day. Jessica Roth plays Tree Gelbman, a self-centered sorority sister. Tree wakes up hungover in a dorm room on her birthday and quickly departs, going on with the...

In Case You Missed It: Week of December 4

In Case You Missed It: Week of December 4

Kevin Wang and Nathan Zhao

December 13, 2017


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In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” WSPN’s news editor Nathan Zhao and assistant news editor Kevin Wang summarize stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN article. News: Assistant Editor Kevin Wang explained the situation behind freshman Michael Long's sale of ...

Cases of mononucleosis on the rise at WHS

Cases of mononucleosis on the rise at WHS

Caterina Tomassini

December 11, 2017


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WHS has recently seen an increase in the number of students coming down with infectious mononucleosis, also known as “mono.” Mono is a contagious disease often spread by sharing saliva, which is why mono is also commonly referred to as the “kissing disease.” Although mono can be spread by...

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