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No more “Wait ’til next year”

No more “Wait ’til next year”

Adam Reckamp

February 27, 2016

he Dexter Fowler’s signing solidifies it: This year there will be no “Next year”.  This is the year the Cubs win the World Series for the first time in 108 years. After reports earlier in the week of Dexter Fowler signing with the Baltimore Orioles, Fowler showed up at Cubs Spring Training to...

Huntley boys basketball preview

Huntley boys basketball preview

Adam Reckamp

November 29, 2015

It may be varsity boys basketball head coach Will Benson’s second season as the leader of the program, but it feels an awful lot like his first season. With only one starter back from last season, Benson has almost an entirely new team on his hands. Coming in, Benson inherited a senior loaded roster...

3 Bold Predictions for March Madness

3 Bold Predictions for March Madness

Adam Reckamp

March 18, 2015

With the NCAA tournament starting today, here are 3 bold predictions for the tournament. Included you will not find Kentucky as the national champion. Any list that calls Kentucky the national champion a bold prediction, should just be deleted off the internet. Witchita State advances to the Eli...

Fixing the NBA All-Star Game

Fixing the NBA All-Star Game

Adam Reckamp

February 19, 2015

his All-Star Weekend was one of the best in recent memory. Zach Lavine’s dunking excellence; the best three point competition of all time and an entertaining shooting stars competition made this all-star weekend an event worth watching. The NBA All Star Game should work. The NBA is the most star ce...

It’s time for Johnny football

It’s time for Johnny football

Adam Reckamp

December 2, 2014

ack at the beginning of the NFL season, some three months ago, Johnny Manziel was still playing like an inexperienced college quarterback and lost a quarterback competition to career backup Brian Hoyer. Then the unthinkable happened, Brian Hoyer played out of his mind and led the Browns to a 6-3 record at...

Five predictions for the upcoming NBA season

Five predictions for the upcoming NBA season

Adam Reckamp

October 28, 2014

ith the 2014-2015 NBA season tipping off tonight, here are five bold predictions for the upcoming season. 1.  Spurs will repeat as champions I’m just going to get my one obvious prediction out of the way. The Spurs won the NBA finals last season with the largest margin of victory in NBA Fina...

Jeter among the greats

Jeter among the greats

Adam Reckamp

September 29, 2014

erek Jeter brought his hall of fame career to a close Sunday against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park, leaving the game after an RBI single in the third. Jeter’s retirement after a historic 19-year career begs the question: Where does he rank among all-time great shortstops? The answer to that question is that Derek Jeter ...

Olympics for the win

Olympics for the win

Adam Reckamp

February 27, 2014

During the summer of 2012 in London, England, more than 10,000 of the worlds best athletes from 204 different nations gathered together to compete at the worlds stage, the Olympics. The Olympics are the single greatest sporting event in the world.They include more athletes, more countries, more competit...

The benefits of year-round school

Adam Reckamp

November 26, 2013

By 1870, every state in America had a public school system. A normal school was in session for nine months during the fall, winter and spring and off during the summer. This type of schedule, an agrarian schedule, was designed because America was still an agriculture-based society and many kids had to...

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