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Football ends regular season with a win

Football ends regular season with a win

By Jennifer Kusch, Managing Editor

October 24, 2015


Filed under Fall, Football, Sports

The varsity football team emerged victorious against St. Clair last night, ending the game with a 14-7 win. The team ended their first offensive drive with a successful touchdown pass from sophomore quarterback Bjorn Bjornson to senior wide receiver Tristan Richardson. An accurate field goal att...

Boys varsity soccer ends district run

Boys varsity soccer ends district run

By Alex Harring, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2015


Filed under Boys Soccer, Breaking News, Fall, Sports

On Thursday, Oct. 22, the boys varsity soccer team fell to the De La Salle Pilots with a final score of 3-1 during their second playoff game at Hazel Park. Sophomore Tommy Kohler believes that although his team lost, the game could have had a different result. "I felt that my team gave it our all. We wor...

Field hockey ends regular season

Field hockey ends regular season

By Abbey Cadieux, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2015


Filed under Fall, Sports

The varsity girls’ field hockey team fell to Dearborn at North’s home field tonight with a final score of 1-0, and the junior varsity team overcame Dearborn to win with a close score of 1-0. The games finish the both teams’ regular seasons, making varsity’s final record 5-6 as they head into the...

Girls golf team succeeds at states

Girls golf team succeeds at states

By Anu Subramaniam, Print Editor-in-Chief

October 18, 2015


Filed under Breaking News, Fall, Girls Golf, Sports

On Oct. 17, the girls varsity golf team placed 11th at states. To qualify for states, a team must place in the top three in their regionals. Leading up to the tournament, the team had an 8-0 record and placed second during their regionals at Heather Highlands Golf Club in Holly. Girls golf states...

Norsemen fall to South in Wounded Warrior match

Norsemen fall to South in Wounded Warrior match

By Jennifer Kusch, Managing Editor

October 16, 2015


Filed under Boys Soccer, Breaking News, Sports

Despite their best efforts, the boys varsity soccer team couldn’t pull out a victory against Grosse Pointe South in the team’s annual Wounded Warrior match. Tonight’s game ended with a final score of 2-1. Every player participated in the game’s opening ceremonies, and walked either ...

Boys soccer celebrates senior night with a win

Boys soccer celebrates senior night with a win

By Jennifer Kusch, Managing editor

October 13, 2015


Filed under Photos, Sports

The boys' varsity soccer team ended their regular season on a strong note Monday night. The team beat Romeo 1-0 with a goal scored by sophomore Avery Clark in the final minutes of the game. The team is 4-6 in the MAC White Division and is 4-10 overall.

Norsemen take the homecoming win against Lakeview

Norsemen take the homecoming win against Lakeview

By Emma Puglia, Web-Editor-in-Chief

October 10, 2015


Filed under Fall, Football, Sports

Last night, North faced off against Lakeview’s Huskies in this year’s homecoming football game. Despite a rocky start in the first quarter, the varsity football team prevailed, marching the Norsemen to a 28-15 win against Lakeview. Coach Frank Sumbera believes that the win was well-earned. ...

Follow up with Bjorn Bjornsson

Follow up with Bjorn Bjornsson

By Montana Paton, Intern

October 9, 2015


Filed under Fall, Football, Sports

In the midst of the North-South game excitement, sophomore and starting quarterback Bjorn Bjornsson was knocked down in the heart of a play. “We were running a play where I had a boot leg out. I came off the line and started running out,” Bjornsson, said. “Right as I turned my shoulders, ...

Tennis team prepares for regionals, misses pep assembly

Tennis team prepares for regionals, misses pep assembly

By Sonny Mulpuri and Billy Steigelman

October 8, 2015


Filed under Boys Tennis, Sports

Every year homecoming kicks off with the pep assembly. However, this year, the boys varsity tennis team won’t be there. The team is preparing for its regional tournament on Friday, Oct. 9. “I was just really disappointed especially because this is my last year, so I'll never have another pep assembly ...

The Big Upset

The Big Upset

By Sydney Benson, Photo Editor

September 28, 2015


Filed under Sports

The game that everyone's been talking about since last year, has finally arrived, and sadly it was not in our favor. On September 25,  Grosse Pointe South came to North's turf for the annual North vs. South football game. The final score was 25-6. ...

The Lady Norsemen fall short to the Blue Devils

The Lady Norsemen fall short to the Blue Devils

By Sydney Benson, Photo Editor

April 24, 2015


Filed under Photos, Sports

The girls lacrosse team fought the Blue Devils to the finish yesterday April 23, but they were unable to get the job done. The final score was 15-5. The girls will be competing next Wednesday, April 29 at 6:30 against Lake Orion Community School.

There’s no reason statistics should be ignored in sports

There’s no reason statistics should be ignored in sports

By Harris Bunker, Intern

April 22, 2015


Filed under Sports

Sports and math should absolutely not be on opposite sides of a debate. An athlete’s physical performance as well as his or her statistics can work together, as they should be. It’s disappointing to see different “analysts” reject statistical arguments and brush them off by saying they don’t...