• Schools closed through April 7 due to COVID-19

Drafting online?

Callie Hughes, Sports Writer

April 24, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, many professional sports leagues are opting to do drafts virtually. The most recent of these virtual drafts was on April 23 with the NFL carrying the process out from the comfort of their homes. The...

Covid-19 and high school sports

Kyle Jennings, Staff Writer

April 17, 2020

For many high school students, spring is the time for track, baseball, and softball, but this year is one we have never seen before. Since March 13, all schools in the state have been closed and for one of the first times in h...

Apr 8, 2016; New Orleans, LA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant (24) reacts against the New Orleans Pelicans during the second half of a game at the Smoothie King Center. The Pelicans defeated the Lakers 110-102. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Kobe Bryant

February 27, 2020

MLB spring training

Taylor Knifley, Staff Writer

February 25, 2020

Major League Baseball has been around since 1869. The MLB season starts towards the end of March, but spring training begins in mid February. "Spring training helps the players get prepared for their long season. MLB’s preseason...

The Brady-less Super Bowl

Taylor Knifley, Staff Writer

January 29, 2020

As Super Bowl LIV approaches,the playoffs are the first step. They started three weeks ago on January 4. Each year the playoffs last until one week before the big game. Twelve teams start off in the playoffs but only two will...

Big changes in the NBA?

Callie Hughes, Sports Writer

January 29, 2020

The NBA is looking to change its season schedule because the league is inching toward its 75th season in 2021-2022. The proposed changes, according to Tim Reynolds, would include the following: adding an in-season tournament,...

Prepare well, play better

Taylor Knifley, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

Playing sports is a big part of the students' lives at FHS. More than 50% of the student body participates in sports. In order to stay in shape during off season, athletes work out and, in some cases, pay close attention to their...

Engraven' a new legacy

Engraven’ a new legacy

December 6, 2019

Casting into the pond

Coya Graves, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019

The history of tournament bass fishing started with a man named Ray Wilson Scott, Jr., going all the way back to fifty-two years ago. “At the time, many bass derbies were loosely run and cheating was rampant. Scott envision...

New sports at FHS?

Callie Hughes, Sports Writer

May 7, 2019

Can you remember the last time Franklin had a soccer team? No? That’s because we have never had one. In recent years at Franklin, however, there has been growing support for a soccer team. While official talk of a team has see...