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Hawks Take Third in First League Meet of the Season

Nick Snell, Staff Writer

May 10, 2017

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FARMINGTON HILLS, MI—The Harrison High School Boys Golf Team placed third in the OAA Blue League Meet Friday, April 28, with a combined score of 384, a 36-stroke improvement over their last 18-hole tournament. Only West Bloomf...

Martinez Elicits Mixed Opinions on Return

Candyce Bradley, Staff Writer

May 10, 2017

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With J.D. Martinez still awaiting playing time after injuring his right ankle in Lakeland, FL during spring training and the bench players performing at an extremely high level, fans begin to speculate how Martinez’s return will affect team chemistry, due to being missing for so long. Tigers fans are split on how his return will affect the team’s overall play continuing forward with one Harrison student, DeSean stating that J.D. Martinez’s return would be a huge boost in team performance overall with his bat being back in the lineup and his solid fielding in the outfield. With that being said when questioned in regards to there being a structural weakness in that position currently, he had this to say, “Without a strong arm to stop runners from advancing there is a major hole in our defense,” DeSean Knight, 12 said. Fans tend to be at odds on many occasions, this one being no exception. Ben Goshorn, 12 had a different take on the team’s overall play, expressing his belief that the team will not receive a significant impact from his return.  “Right field is probably the least important position, so they aren’t missing much defensively.” Time will only tell when Martinez will return to the starting lineup and the change’s effect on the team. For now the constant changing of the players will have to be enough for the Tigers to come out on top in the division. Without a stable player in the position it is possible to be missing out on a working portion of their defense. However, it is not guaranteed that Martinez will be 100 percent when he returns which isn't exactly beneficial to the solid team at the current moment.  ...

Do You Know Your Varsity Softball Team?

Damia Morse, Staff Writer

May 28, 2015

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You may know your football team, you may know your baseball team, and you may even know your soccer team, but do you know your softball team? The Harrison Varsity Softball Team is one of the most underrated and least talked...

Lions NFL Mock Draft

Lions NFL Mock Draft

April 29, 2015

NFL Investigates Brady

NFL Investigates Brady

February 13, 2015

Patriots win Super Bowl XLIX

February 6, 2015

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The NFL season came to a close this Sunday in Phoenix when the New England Patriots took the Lombardi trophy home after a 28-24 victory over the defending Seattle Seahawks. "It was fascinating, and thank God there were no defl...

Suh Vs. Rodgers

January 23, 2015

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On December 28,  at Lambeau Field in Wisconsin, the Detroit Lions took on the Green Bay Packers in the last game of the regular season. Ndamukong Suh, defensive tackle for the Detroit Lions, stepped on the back of Aaron Rodgers',...

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