UMBC Makes History with Stunning Upset over Top Seeded Virginia 

Burke Harman

March 28, 2018


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  The 16 seeded UMBC Retrievers made history as they walloped the number one overall seed Virginia 74-54 in the first round of the NCAA tournament. Becoming the first ever 16 seed to beat a one seed in the NCAA tournament.  The Retrievers did not just beat the Cavaliers, but they crushed them by 20 points. After being tied at 21 at half, UMBC put up 53 points in the second half ...

The State of the Baltimore Orioles

The State of the Baltimore Orioles

Nick Testoni, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018


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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


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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...

The New Bronx Bombers

The New Bronx Bombers

Braden Hamelin, Staff Writer

January 12, 2018


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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...

Ravens 2nd Half of Season Predictions

Ravens 2nd Half of Season Predictions

Jake Guttman, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


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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...

The Call to Cooperstown

The Call to Cooperstown

Braden Hamelin, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


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For every MLB player that has passed through the league over baseball's over 170 year history, their sole goal is to reach the Hall of Fame (HOF).  The most prestigious title any player can be given to be a Hall of Fame member. Especially for the MLB's youth fanbase , Hall of Famers are idolized...

March Madness 2016, Possibly the Tourney of the Terps?

March Madness 2016, Possibly the Tourney of the Terps?

Sohei Matsui

March 16, 2016


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March is in full swing and with it brings much madness - college hoops madness, that is. This is the time of year when fans from all across the nation go wild for their favorite schools tipping off on the hardwood, and this year things could get especially unpredictable. The theme of the 2015-2016...

Quads Go Big

Quads Go Big

Daja Alexander

December 23, 2015


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Although Towson High is known for our many talented athletes in each sport, this is something never before seen here at THS: Nine of our fellow class mates have been accepted into colleges around the country and have been offered a chance to play lacrosse. Now, while all of our student-athletes are...

2015 College Football National Championships

2015 College Football National Championships

Emily Turner

February 9, 2015


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On January 12, 2015, two extraordinary college football teams met at the AT&T stadium in Texas. Both sides knew that one team would be leaving disappointed, and the other would be engulfed in glory. For this season’s final game, the Ohio State Buckeyes were pinned against the Oregon Ducks. The...

The Fall of RGIII

The Fall of RGIII

Jack Bayne

January 25, 2015


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  In the 2013 NFL draft, the Washington Redskins had a crucial decision to make. They had to choose between Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III. After collaboration between the coaches, the Redskins gave the red, yellow, and white jersey to RGIII, the much-anticipated rookie out of Baylor University....

Ex-THS Football Player Wows UMD

Ex-THS Football Player Wows UMD

Maura Pannebecker

December 1, 2014


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Although his days of wandering through the halls of Towson High School are long over, Yannik Cudjoe-Virgil is still representing the General name. Cudjoe-Virgil, THS class of 2011, is now spending his days tearing up the College Park football field as the starting linebacker for the University of Maryland. Long...

Three Seniors Sign Their Letters of Intent

Three Seniors Sign Their Letters of Intent

Maura Pannebecker

November 17, 2014


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November 12th was an excellent day to be a General when three THS student-athletes signed their National Letter of Intent, a binding agreement between a college and an athlete that guarantees a scholarship in exchange for attendance at the school. Haley Hicklen (lacrosse), Abby Coccagna (lacrosse), and Claire...

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