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Not my Super Bowl

Brooklyn Hall

March 2, 2017

Filed under Sports

#NotMySuperBowl first trended on Twitter after the New England Patriots-Atlanta Falcons matchup was set two weeks ago, and then it came back after the Patriots pulled off a huge victory. The Falcons started this year’s bowl with a 28-4 lead, but after the halftime their comeback was intense and the fans were not happy with ...

Murray High School Wrestling

Sky Hazlewood

March 2, 2017

Filed under Sports

For Murray High wrestlers, wrestling isn’t just a sport, but a way of life. Wrestling teaches you a lot of life skills: discipline, responsibility, and hard work. According to Brandon Alvarez, junior wrestler, wrestling has made him a “harder worker, and wants to succeed more.” Being on the mat has made him want...

Academic All-State Team

Trenton Walker

December 19, 2016

Filed under Sports

Being a high school athlete is already a very big achievement and winning state is a huge goal for anyone who is an athlete but another huge achievement is being named all state in the sport that you play. This past season our girls’ soccer team had a great season, they went 13-4 on the season. All of the girls on the t...

Spartan Boys Basketball: Salem Hills @ Murray

Adria Dumas

December 12, 2016

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

This Tuesday’s game marks the beginning of the first game of the pre season for the Murray Boys Basketball team. This week Salem is on our court, and the boys are ready for the start of a great season. The bleachers are already raging with anticipation and excitement. The game begins with the announcement of the teams and...

Murray Basketball: Salem Hills

Taylor Peppinger

December 12, 2016

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

           The Murray Basketball team won their game vs. Salem Hills by 7 and they are glad to get that first game under their belt. The coach of the team was pleased with the win but knows that his team can play a lot better. The players are also satisfied with the win but are still hungry to get better and to ge...

Holly Holm Loses Belt to Miesha Tate

Holly Holm Loses Belt to Miesha Tate

March 14, 2016

On Saturday, March 5th, Holly Holm put her belt on the line for the first time since winning it against Ronda Rousey last November. The fight for Holm's title was versus Miesha Tate, known for her wrestling and grappling ability. Fans were highly anticipating the fight, anxious to see how Tate's...

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MHS College Bound Athletes

Carson Chacon

March 10, 2016

Filed under Sports

Maxs Tupai: MURRAY — Utah football topped off its 2016 recruiting class nicely on Wednesday, securing the late signing of Murray four-star defensive end prospect Maxs Tupai. The 6-foot-2, 250-pound Tupai finished his standout Spartan career with 81 tackles and eight sacks in 2015, helping Murray reach the 4A state quarterfinals. Tupai...

Super Bowl 50

Super Bowl 50

February 10, 2016

The Broncos carry a little history into Super Bowl 50. Denver's 11 victories by seven or fewer points...

Is Athletic Eligibility Putting Students at a Disadvantage?

October 26, 2015

Students in high schools everywhere dream of becoming college athletes. Some even aspire to go on to...

Spartans Fight Back

Spartans Fight Back

September 30, 2015

The Friday night lights were shining extra bright this week. It was ‘Homecoming Eve,’ and the homecoming...

Soccer girls win first place

September 28, 2015

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Thursday’s match against Skyline was a sight to see! The Murray girls beat this first place team 5-4 in overtime, claiming their spot at the top of division 6. They’ve had a good season so far having lost only one game to Skyline, the previous champions. Finding themselves the new leaders they are determined to work harder...

Is the volleyball team back on track?

Blakely Naylor, Staff Writer

September 24, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Murray volleyball held a 7-0 winning streak until they played against Skyline on September 17th where they lost 3-0. With this loss Murray dropped into a tie for second place with cross-town rival Olympus. Skyline now has sole lead of Region 6 with a perfect record of 5-0. After winning 3-0 in Tuesday's match against Jud...

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