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In 2019, Megan Rapinoe has won the Golden Boot Award, The Golden Ball Award(s), FIFA Best Women's Player, and scored her 50th international career goal. She is also part of fighting for equal rights and equal pay for women.

Rapinoe Welcome Teammate’s New Baby

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief February 25, 2021

During the SheBelieves Cup, Megan Rapinoe celebrated her goal against Brazil by rocking her hands back and forth. This celebration was directed to her teammates Ashlyn Harris and Ali Krieger. The couple...

United States Women's National Soccer Team has won the SheBelieves Cup in 2020, 2018, and in 2016. They also have won the Women's World Cup four times in 1991, 1999, 2015, and 2019.

USWNT Wins SheBelieves Cup Against Argentina

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief February 25, 2021

Winning their first two games against Canada and Brazil, United States took on Argentina on February 24, for their final game in the tournament. Champions in 2020, USWNT push through to defend their title....

A two-part documentary on Tiger Woods called “Tiger” aired on HBO last month detailing his life.

Tiger Woods Severely Injured in Car Crash

Lorenzo Arce, News Editor February 24, 2021

Yesterday morning, golf prodigy Tiger Woods sustained major injuries after his suv veered off the road into brush in Ranch Palms Verdes.  Despite being alert and aware of the situation, he was unable...

With Seattle backed up to their own 10 yard line, quarterback Russell Wilson (3) gets taken down by Aaron Donald (99) for a  nine yard loss. In three games versus the Seahawks this season, the Rams have sacked Wilson 16 times. In fifteen games against Wilson, Donald has 15 sacks. The Rams advance to the Divisional Round with their 30-20 victory over the Seahawks.

Rams Earn Wild Card Victory, Advance to Divisional Round

Sam Garcia, Contributer January 10, 2021

Thanks to a dominant defensive performance, the L.A. Rams reduced Seattle’s playoff berth to a one-and-done deal. Here’s what we learned from Lumen Field on Super Wild Card Weekend: Rams Defense Smothers...

On the first play of the third quarter, Rams defensive lineman Michael Brockers (90) sacked Cam Newton (1) for a 10 yard loss. Brockers led the team with a pair of sacks, helping Los Angeles to a dominant 24-3 victory over New England.

Rams Avenge Super Bowl Loss, Beat Patriots 24-3

Sam Garcia, Contributer December 11, 2020

Leading up to the game, sports outlets tapped this matchup as a rematch of Super Bowl 53. Unlike that fateful night two seasons ago, it was the Rams’ defense who stymied the Patriots offense 24-3. Here’s...

On 3rd&9, Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray was picked off by Rams defender Troy Hill, who ran the interception into the endzone for a touchdown. This was Hill's first career pick-six, and it sealed the Rams' 38-28 win over the Cardinals.

Rams Defeat Cardinals 38-28, Claim First Place in NFC West

Sam Garcia, Digital Editor December 6, 2020

Losses hurt, especially close ones. The remedy? Thoroughly handing it to a division rival. That's exactly what the Rams did today against the Cardinals. A week after losing a close game to the 49ers, the...

 Four Time Winning Champion Valentina Shevchenko defends her title against Jennifer Maia. She has 20 MMA Pro wins along with the Highest Striking Defense in UFC Flyweight History with 71.2%.

UFC Fight Night: Defending Champion Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia

Mimi Castellanos, Reporter November 30, 2020

November 21,  UFC fight Shevchenko and Maia went head to head for the CO-main event in Las Vegas, Nevada. Born in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, Valentina Shevchenko has an MMA record of 19-3 while having the highest...

On 2nd&9, Rams quarterback Jared Goff threw a pick-six to San Francisco rookie defender Javon Kinlaw (99), who ran it 27 yards for a touchdown. The 49ers defense forced four Los Angeles turnovers, including two Jared Goff interceptions. L.A. lost the game 23-20, earning their first loss at home.

Rams Lose First Home Game 23-20 Against Rival 49ers

Sam Garcia, Digital Editor November 29, 2020

The Rams lost their first home game of the season, falling 23-20 to the visiting 49ers. It was a game that came down to who’s defense could make the big stop late, and San Francisco answered the call....

With 19 seconds left in the first half, Rams wide receiver Robert Woods (17) hauled in a short pass and took it 35 yards down the field, setting up a field goal to put the Rams up 17-14. Woods' 130 receiving yards helped power a one-dimensional offense and helped the team outlast the Buccaneers in a 27-24 victory.

Rams Hold Off Tom-pa Bay Buccaneers for Narrow 27-24 Win

Sam Garcia, Digital Editor November 23, 2020

It wasn’t pretty at times, but when it comes down to it, a win is a win. The Los Angeles Rams managed to squeeze out a 27-24 win over Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Here’s what we learned...

Lionel Messi's contract with Barcelona runs until Summer 2021. It was said that he would plan to leave because of conflicts within the club.

Messi Helps Barcelona Secure 5-2 Win Against Real Betis

Mimi Castellanos, Reporter November 23, 2020

Their third game in the UEFA Champions League, Barcelona faced Real Betis Nov. 7 in Camp Nou. Barcelona Manager Ronald Koeman decided to start Lionel Messi on the bench and experiment with his lineup....

Rams defensive back Darious Williams (31) intercepts a pass intended for Seattle tight end Greg Olsen (89). Williams finished the game with two interceptions off Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, helping the Rams to a 23-16 victory.

Rams Defeat Seahawks, Tie for First Place in NFC West

Sam Garcia, Digital Editor November 15, 2020

Two weeks after being shellacked by the Miami Dolphins, the Los Angeles Rams bounced back in a major way. Their defense grounded the high flying Seahawks passing attack, lifting the team to a 23-16 win...

The Tokyo Olympics were originally set for 2020, but the COVID-19 pandemic pushed them to 2021.

Looking Ahead to Tokyo and L.A. Olympics

Wesley Fukuda, Reporter November 3, 2020

The year 2020 will definitely be a year to remember, mainly because of how the Coronavirus affected us all. It not only changed how we go about our daily lives, but also major events that were planned...

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