The State of the Baltimore Orioles

The State of the Baltimore Orioles

Nick Testoni, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018


Filed under Other, Sports

After a disappointing end to the 2017 season and a rather frustrating offseason up to this point, the Baltimore Orioles find themselves two days away from pitchers and catchers reporting. With this said, there are more returning catchers to this team than starting pitchers. With starting pitching being...

Orioles’ FanFest 2018

Jack Bayne and Nick Testoni

February 8, 2018


Filed under Other, Sports

It was a black and orange party as fans filed into the Baltimore Convention Center for the annual The Baltimore Orioles Fan Fest this past weekend, an event where the majority of the players and coaches come together for the fans.   Players and coaches answer questions, compete in games, and participate in meet and greets to entertain the fans. For the low price of twenty bucks, fans could buy an autograph voucher to...

Alabama stuns Georgia as Crimson Tide Score Walk off Touchdown in Overtime

Alabama stuns Georgia as Crimson Tide Score Walk off Touchdown in Overtime

Burke Harman, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Bulldogs were up 13-0 at half, and 20-7 late in the third, but it was Nick Saban who pulled something no one thought he would.  He took out starting quarterback Jalen Hurts and replaced him with true freshman Tua Tagovailoa, who led the Crimson Tide back. Tagovailoa dropped a 41-yard dime...

The New Bronx Bombers

The New Bronx Bombers

Braden Hamelin, Staff Writer

January 12, 2018


Filed under Other, Sports

On Monday December 11th, the baseball world as we know it was drastically altered when the Yankees acquired National League MVP Giancarlo Stanton from the Miami Marlins. Stanton was the home run leader in the 2016-2017 season, and put a below-average Marlins team on his back for most of th...

Winter Sports Preview

Drew Evans and Jack Bayne

December 19, 2017


Filed under Sports

Boys Varsity Basketball  Coach: Ryan Holtzman  Captains:  James Dugan, Ben Tribbe, Ty'riq Wilson, Derrick Shoats  Game to Watch: Dec. 5th Hereford @ Home 5:30 pm  Dec. 22nd Loch Raven @ Goucher 8 pm  Feb. 21st Dulaney @ Dulaney 5:30 pm  "This is the best team we hav...

Towson Basketball: Tradition of No Swag

Amir Defino, Senior Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

How big of a role does clothing play in life? Growing up, my parents would continuously nag me about dressing appropriately and looking presentable. As I progress through life, I see that clothing is not just pieces of cloth on your back - it is a representation of who you are and in some cases, can...

Ravens 2nd Half of Season Predictions

Ravens 2nd Half of Season Predictions

Jake Guttman, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Other, Sports

Predicted Record: 9-7  The Baltimore Ravens have had an up and down season up to this point, including blowout wins and blowout losses. The road ahead for the squad seems to be considerably easy, holding competitions with the Browns, Texans, Colts, and the Aaron Rodger-less Packers. If all goes well...

Towson Falls to Loch Raven

Towson Falls to Loch Raven

Catarina Carderella, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

For Towson's girls' soccer team, the Loch Raven game was just another game for them. Another game that they always win, year after year. But, there predictable outcome didn't seem to occur this year. The game started out as usual, just some back and forth with no one scoring yet. But, that didn’t...

No Pain No Gain

Braden Hamelin, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

It's early fall, the leaves blow gently in the trees above, the sun rises on the horizon...then a gun goes off. Suddenly this amicable scene is interrupted by the thunder of hundreds of kids flying out of the gates. This is cross country season-the most painful, yet rewarding sport in the school.   ...

A Football Game For the Books

A Football Game For the Books

Serena Roberts, Senior Editor

October 3, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

The sun was glaring off the lens of my Polaroid sunglasses as I walked into the maroon filled stadium. It was blazing hot and I could see the sweat bounce off o everyone’s forehead. But none of that mattered because school spirit overpowered everything else.  Towson fans took our side of the bleachers while Dulaney took the other, getting ready for an intense rivalry ga...

Fall Sports Preview 2017

Fall Sports Preview 2017

Amir Defino and Jack Bayne

September 10, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Varsity Badminton Coaches: Cary Sonneborn Captains: Cal Herndon, Christine Lamb Game to Watch: Dulaney 9/8 Home 3:45 pm   "We are getting stronger every day, and we have a legit chance of picking up some medals at the county championships later in the season" -James Tabet, sen...

Commemorating 2017

Jack Bayne, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Almost every year, professional baseball teams reach a milestone in their franchise’s time. How long a stadium has been built, or how long the team has existed. Three teams will celebrate big milestones in 2017: the Orioles, Mariners, and Braves will all use special equipment, recognizing the big...

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