• Athlete of the Week: Lindsey Syrek

    By Livi Nichols University High School’s third Syrek is making her mark on the girls’ basketball team. The 6’2” forward is a freshman that came from Creekside Middle School, with an exciting season ahead of her. Can you explain your position for someone who wouldn’t know? It’s kind of like, I can play both outside […]

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  • Athlete of the Week: Jacob Benson

    By Jay Maturi When did you start playing soccer? I started playing in first grade in England. What’s the worse injury you’ve ever had? I separated my AC joint (shoulder). And how long were you out? I wasn’t out. The coach kept me in the whole game, and I did physical therapy while training. What […]

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  • Girls Basketball Reflection With Coach Blanding

    By Alexa Nealy This 2015-16 season of girls basketball at University was a relative success. Finishing with an overall record of 16 wins and 9 losses, the team improved significantly from the 2014-15 season, in which the girls finished with 5 wins. In addition to an increase in victories, the team saw an increase in players. Last […]

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  • Super Bowl 50

    By Jay Maturi Super Bowl Sunday (February 7th) is rapidly approaching, when the Carolina Panthers will square off against the Denver Broncos in Levi’s Stadium located in San Francisco. The game kicks off at 6:30 pm E.T. on CBS, and temperatures at the stadium will be in the mid-60s with a slight chance of showers. […]

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  • The New UHS Cheer Team

    By Abby Thomas This year, the cheer team at University has been transformed from a caterpillar into a butterfly, almost as incredible as Derek Thomas, filled to the brim with spirit and perseverance. Our fearless leader Jamie Owens coaches the team with manager Kali Mayer as his second in command. The squad consists of 14 […]

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  • UHS Basketball: Starting off the Season Right

    By Jay Maturi The aroma of semi-burnt popcorn. A wave of Blaze Craze shirts. Mrs. Webster’s granddaughter running step by step with Mr. Blanding’s daughter. Pounding drums. Jon Gray. Horrendous referee calls. The name “Aaaaaaaayush Guptaaaaaaa.” An abundance of U’s held in the air with a hush in the crowd. Basketball season has arrived. The […]

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  • Athlete of the Week: Isabelle Shevitz

    By Jay Maturi Isabelle Shevitz is the only senior on the UHS Swim Team. As a team captain and a leader for the girl’s swim team, she was able to take some time out of her day to answer some questions about her time in the pool. How long have you been swimming competitively? Just […]

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  • Athlete of the Week: Ajay Wooden

    By Jay Maturi Ajay Wooden is currently a senior here at UHS. Playing on the varsity basketball team, he trains year-round for this winter sport. Ajay was able to take some time to answer some questions about his basketball career. How long have you been playing basketball? I have been playing basketball since 2nd grade. […]

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  • Everything You Need To Know About UHS Lacrosse

    By Alexa Nealy The newest sports team at our school has finally arrived. Lacrosse is considered the first actual contact sport to be played at University, and the team was officially approved by the IHSLA on November 7 after weeks of discussion and preparation. The coaches will be Steve Nealy, father of senior Cameron Nealy,  and […]

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