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A player for BHS Flower Power team guards an opponent during an intense point against Monarch.
Spring's Ultimate Sport
Clara Thomas, Arts and Entertainment Editor • July 7, 2022

Spring is upon us; snow is melting, students count down the days left in the year, and spring sports, including ultimate frisbee, are kicking off their seasons once more. Beginning next week, the spring...

The Mess at CU
The Mess at CU
Cody McConnell, Sports Editor • May 9, 2022

The cross town rivalry, purple vs red, the game that is always circled on the calendar. When Boulder plays Fairview, it’s always a blast for everyone involved. It’s intense, everyone in the arena is passionate about their side, and of course it is loud. Yet, none of this ever stood out to me. The...

NFL players look intently to the ground to see the result of the coin toss.
The Problem with O.T.
Jonathan Stafford, Staff Writer • March 14, 2022

On January 23, 2022, there were several great quarter-final playoff football games. All of them came down to just one score, but the game that caught my eye the most was the Chiefs vs. Bills game, which went to overtime after the two teams scored a total of 25 combined points in the final two minutes...

Rinks have long been the center of a culture of abuse.
Toxic Culture in Youth Sports Perpetuates Abuse- Here’s How
Annika Bjorklund, Editor-in-chief • March 1, 2022

On December 13, 2021, USA Gymnastics settled with over 500 survivors of Dr. Larry Nassar, agreeing to pay 380 million dollars in total. In 2018, the #MeToo Movement exposed the systemic, generational, and widespread sexual abuse of young gymnasts by Nassar. Hundreds of women and girls, including...

The basketball team and fans standing for the national anthem before the game, as sung by the Boulder Highs choir.
Hoops, They Did it Again
Calvin Boykoff, Staff Writer • February 16, 2022

Neko Dow grappling and grand slamming against Broomfield in a recent duel.
A Whole Lot of Grappling
Calvin Boykoff, Staff Writer • January 31, 2022

Among the sports at Boulder High, success has always been a given. And that does not just go along the lines of the “big sports,” such as basketball, football, and soccer. In the new winter season of sports, the success only continues. The small, 15-man team is starting the season off very well and...

Skiing in Colorado is very popular. Writers need to write their own captions.
Upcoming Colorado Ski Season
Leah Frankel, Staff Writer • January 23, 2022

Ski season. When it comes to choosing a mountain to ski at, the task becomes even more daunting - especially in the Rocky Mountains. Each person has their preferences for the terrain, whether moguls, trees, or groomers (and let’s not forget this depends on ability). For me, the teetering around which...

Horseball players must be adept in riding without holding the reins.
Five Sports You Probably Didn't Know About
Alexa Dembo, Editor in Chief • December 16, 2021

There are certainly a couple of sports that an average American either knows about or is dedicated to. American football, soccer, and basketball are three of the most popular ones, for example. What about though, the sports that stay out of the spotlight, unpopular and forgotten despite being incredibly...

Boulder High’s Mountain Bike Team celebrating the big win with runners up on either side
Mountain Bike Mastery
Calvin Boykoff, Staff Writer • November 18, 2021

The mountain bike team has always been greatly successful here at Boulder High, and this year, the streak continues! Making the 236 mile, 6-hour individual drive down to Durango in southwest Colorado, the Boulder High Mountain Bike team has been crowned champions of the state.  We had lots of competition...

Passing Lines at Start of Practice
Ultimate Frisbee: Ultimate Fun
Caitlin Rogers, Staff Writer • November 2, 2021
Bishop looks over the fall sports schedule with extreme care, making sure there are no errors.
Sittin' With Bishop – Beloved Coach to AD
Cody McConnell, Sports Editor • November 2, 2021
Not so soft–– the softball team after their win against Overland.
Nothin' Soft about Softball
Saisree Kumar, Features Editor • November 1, 2021
Tennis on Boulder Highs Team is about teamwork and growing as a person, not just winning.
More than just a Game: How Boys Tennis is Breaking the Stigma
Amelie Panaccione, Junior Editor-in-chief • November 1, 2021
Varsity Girls racer finishes the initial ascent and begins the first downhill on the race course.
MTB First Race Report
Charlie Martin, Business Manager • September 20, 2021
With Boulder High closely trailing Fairview, Boulder makes one of its 70 tackles in the game.
Boulder Fairview Matchup
Amelie Panaccione, Jr. Editor in Chief • September 9, 2021
Before coming to Colorado and bringing the Broncos to two Super Bowls, Peyton Manning led his college and high school teams, played 13 seasons with the Colts and made a name for himself in the NFL.
Peyton Manning Inducted into Hall of Fame
Isabel Oliver, Features Editor • March 2, 2021
The European Super League would bring the greatest up against the greatest.
The European Super League
Kai Fox, Staff writer • December 9, 2020
Justinian Jessup rises up for a jump shot as a high schooler at Longmont High.
Longmont High Graduate Drafted into NBA
Conner Reagan, Sports Editor • December 1, 2020
With the new release of popular video game series, FIFA, dedicated players who were disappointed in the previous copy are asking the question: is it worth the cost?
Is FIFA 21 Worth the Cost?
Calvin Boykoff, Staff writer • November 23, 2020
This week, Boulder High announced that offseason sports practices are cancelled until Dec. 1
BHS Sports Canceled Until December 1
Larson Burak, Sports Editor • November 20, 2020
Just like the rest of the world, the ski industry is having to adapt to COVID-19. The 2020-21 season is sure to look different from seasons past.
The Ski Industry's New Reality
Elliote Muir, Editor-in-Chief • November 19, 2020
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