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The Sportsrunner Episode 1 (Spring 2021)

March 3, 2021

In the premiere episode of The Sportsrunner, our team gives you the latest on current sports news. We give you the latest on the NBA All-Star Game, UEFA Champions League, Spring Training, NFL trade rumors,...

Kylian Mbappe celebrating a goal scored against Barcelona

Champions League Round of 16 First Leg

Fernando Ramos, Sports Editor March 2, 2021

The 2020-2021 Champions League round of 16 first leg gave us many surprises, from amazing goals to some very unpredictable results.  This years draw has placed some huge teams up against each other which...

NBA Top Shot: The New Sports Trading Card

Luke Perez, Reporter March 2, 2021

Sports trading cards used to be physical cards that you could collect, buy, or trade. Top Shot has made sports cards digital and they're no longer just a photo. You can now own your favorite moment in...

Montana De La Rosa (L) has a MMA record of 11-6, while Mayra Bueno Silva (R) has an MMA record of 7-1.

UFC Fight Night: Montana De La Rosa vs. Mayra Bueno Silva

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief March 1, 2021

On February 27, fighter Montana De La Rosa from Fort Worth, Texas takes on Mayra Bueno Silva from Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Competing in the Flyweight Division, 26 year old De La Rosa has the third...

The full list of players that made the all star team rosters

NBA All Stars Selected and Set for Action

Justin Gomez, Reporter February 26, 2021

With the All Star game just around the corner, the NBA finally released the all star game starters and reserves. The all star game and all the events will take place on March 7th starting at 6:30 p.m....

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...

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...

 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...

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...

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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