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  • ATTENTION SENIORS: bakers & workers needed for the student/faculty basketball game

  • Please Hand in Project Graduation Deposits ASAP!

  • Come See The Spring Musical Chicago April 4th - April 7th

  • Brown Family Spaghetti Dinner @ The Fire House on April 5th from 5-9

  • Student Faculty Basketball Game March 27th @ 6:00 in the Gym

May 15, 1941- Joe DiMaggio starts 56-game hitting streak

May 15, 1941- Joe DiMaggio starts 56-game hitting streak

May 15, 2019

On this date in 1941, Joe DiMaggio got the first hit of his 56 game long hitting streak. This is the longest hitting streak in MLB history, with the next...

May 14, 2016- Gabriel Medina becomes the first surfer ever to land a back flip in competition

May 14, 2016- Gabriel Medina becomes the first surfer ever to land a back flip in competition

May 15, 2019

On this date in 2016, surfer Gabriel Medina became the first surfer ever to land a back flip during competition. This was a huge deal in the world of surfing,...

May 13, 2012- Manchester City win the English Premier League for the first time

May 13, 2012- Manchester City win the English Premier League for the first time

May 15, 2019

On this day in 2012, Manchester City was able to win the English Premier League for the first time ever. They were under new management starting in 2008,...

May 10, 1993- Bill Walton is inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame

May 10, 1993- Bill Walton is inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame

May 15, 2019

On this day in 1993, former first overall pick Bill Walton was inducted into the Basketball hall of fame. Walton was exceptional in college, winning three...

May 8, 1973- Ernie Banks technically becomes the first African-American MLB manager

May 8, 1973- Ernie Banks technically becomes the first African-American MLB manager

May 13, 2019

On this day in 1973, Ernie Banks had to fill in for Cubs manager Whitey Lockman. This technically made Banks the first African American manager in the...

May 7, 1994-  Denver Nuggets become NBA’s 1st number eight seed to beat a number one seed

May 7, 1994- Denver Nuggets become NBA’s 1st number eight seed to beat a number one seed

May 7, 2019

On this day in 1994, the Denver Nuggets, as an eight seed, beat the number one seeded Seattle SuperSonics. This was the first time this had ever happened...

May 6, 1998- Kerry Wood strikes out twenty batters in only his fifth career start

May 6, 1998- Kerry Wood strikes out twenty batters in only his fifth career start

By: Zachary Kaye, Reporter/Editor

May 7, 2019

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On this day in 1998, Chicago Cubs rookie Kerry Wood made his fifth start for the club. He was going against the Astros, and was able to strike out twenty...

May 3, 2018- Quarterback Matt Ryan becomes first NFL player to make 30+ million a year

May 3, 2018- Quarterback Matt Ryan becomes first NFL player to make 30+ million a year

May 3, 2019

On this day in 2018, Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan became the first NFL player to make 30+ million a year. His deal, worth $150 million, is now the third...

May 2, 2015- Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeats Manny Pacquiao in record breaking fight

May 2, 2015- Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeats Manny Pacquiao in record breaking fight

By: Zachary Kaye, Reporter/Editor

May 3, 2019

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On this day in 2015, Floyd Mayweather Jr. was able to defeat Manny Pacquiao in twelve rounds. Mayweather now holds a record of 50-0, and was the third...

May 1, 2004- Barry Bonds sets MLB record for being intentionally walked 4 times in a game

May 1, 2004- Barry Bonds sets MLB record for being intentionally walked 4 times in a game

By: Zachary Kaye, Reporter/Editor

May 1, 2019

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On this day in 2004, Barry Bonds took first base 4 times in one game by way of intentional walk. This is just one of many records that Bonds was able to...

April 30, 1976- Muhammad Ali beats Jimmy Young in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

April 30, 1976- Muhammad Ali beats Jimmy Young in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

By: Zachary Kaye, Reporter/Editor

May 1, 2019

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On this day in 1976, Muhammad Ali beat Jimmy Young for the heavyweight title. Ali was able to accomplish a lot during his career, including an all-time...

April 29, 1986- Auburn running back Bo Jackson first pick by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

April 29, 1986- Auburn running back Bo Jackson first pick by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

By: Zachary Kaye, Reporter/Editor

May 1, 2019

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On this day in sports history, college star Bo Jackson was made the first overall pick in the NFL draft. Jackson, who was also a star baseball player,...

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