Economics teacher unites faith, sports to offer Christians club

Hayley Raney, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017

Filed under sports

Corban Williams is a devoted teacher and Christian who is a member of the international sports ministry, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). He has brought the ministries’ teachings and program to Central. Williams has worked...

Changes in leadership cause anticipated swim season

Anne Gallagher, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017

Filed under news, sports

Although there is a lot of new talent splashing into the pool this year, it can't hide the fact that an abundance of skilled seniors graduated last year and left the swim team with a fraction of its former talent. The new school...

Powerlifting lifestyle; cause for altered diet

Anne Gallagher, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017

Filed under news, sports

As a powerlifter, being lifted into the right weight class determines how well you will do and who you compete against. Each person is put into a weight category that covers a range of around 10 pounds. Some athletes alter their...

Central Boys Basketball Fans, Coaches Ready for Success in 2018

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017

Filed under sports

On November 30, the boy's basketball team opened their 2017-2018 campaign. Central hopes to continue going in a positive direction and build off their season last year. Last season the Eagles made it to the state tournament, but...

Central, AD, Continue Search for New Football Coach

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017

Filed under sports

  Central recently fired head football coach Lance Griffin, after going 0-9 in his only season with Eagles. A search for his replacement is under way. The search is being led by Athletic Director Luke Dillon, who would lik...

Injuries can be prevented, but how they are treated evolves constantly

Alec Rome, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Filed under sports

A snap or a pop can be a nightmarish sound for an athlete hoping to compete at a high level on his or her field of play. One injury can ruin a game or a whole season, depending on the severity. In hopes of preventing this, Central...

Ezekiel Elliot Suspension

Vasili Sgourakis, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Filed under opinion, sports, Uncategorized

Unlike other commissioners, Roger Goodell acts many times as the judge, jury, and executioner when determining consequences for player misconduct within the league. From Josh Gordon of the Browns and his issues with marijuana...

Cross-country teams switch places, cause role reversal at districts

Anne Gallagher, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017

Filed under sports

Cross-country is known to be a mental sport, with a reputation for crazy athletes who puke a lot. The teams at Central and their skill sets have varied widely in the past few years. For state on October 20th, Head boys coach,...

Despite season, coaches remain hopeful

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017

Filed under sports

Last month, the football team finished one of the worst years in school history, sporting an 0-9 record with the average margin of defeat at 34.77 points. First year head coach Lance Griffin, who took over for Jay Ball, had a...

Former Central graduate selected to fill football coach’s role

Maddie Grabow, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017

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Former Head Football Coach Jay Ball announced early retirement from OPS in November of 2016. Ball led the Eagles to many victories during his time at Central with a “67-48 record and eight playoff appearances, and took them...

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