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Blackman’s Swim Team Success

Blackman’s Swim Team Success

Molly Lemoine, Reporter

January 30, 2017

Blackman High School's swim team is something Blackman can be proud of. The Blackman High School swimmers finished their season of competition, but they aren't quite done swimming for the year. The boys team went 4-1 and were Division 5 runner-ups. The girls ended the regular season 2-3. Combined,...

Easy Ways to Boost Weight Loss

Easy Ways to Boost Weight Loss

Yohanna Michael, Reporter

January 30, 2017

Do you want to fit in your new pair of jeans? Or maybe you want to look your best for an upcoming event. Whatever the reason, you want results--fast. Research shows that it is safe to lose 1-2 pounds per week, which is 4-8 pounds per month! Follow the following tips to reach your goal. Make a Plan ...

Girls Bowling Places in State Tournament

Girls Bowling Places in State Tournament

Kenzi Vetter, Reporter

January 27, 2017

After a long and hard fought season, the journey of the Blackman Bowling team has come to an end. Earning a spot in the competition is proof of their hard work and perseverance. There, the team faced tough competition and were defeated. The girls team placed fifth overall at state and had a final...

Blazecreek Hockey

Blazecreek Hockey

Sara Gamble, Reporter

January 26, 2017

In 2004 six Blackman athletes joined together to make a team conjoined with athletes from Overton High School. Since then, the Blackman team has left Overton and combined with the newly built Stewarts Creek High School team to compete against other high schools in the area as a part of the Greater Nashville Are...

Girls Basketball Update

Ethan Morrow, Sports Editor

January 26, 2017

Last week, the girls took on Riverdale in a tough matchup. Ultimately they lost. But it didn't take long for them to rebound. This past week, the Lady Blaze took down division rival Oakland by a nail-biting one point. The Lady Blaze basketball team took on Stewarts Creek two weeks ago. They fought...

Wrestling Expectations Are High

Wrestling Expectations Are High

Ethan Morrow, Sports Editor

January 17, 2017

The Blackman Blaze wrestling team kicked off their season in November, and they have fought their way to quite the impressive first two months. With a team record of 8-1, they are in a good position moving forward with the rest of the season. Expectations for this group are high, and the team is aware...

Blaze Reach Quarterfinals

Blaze Reach Quarterfinals

Molly Lemoine, Reporter

November 16, 2016

Blackman High School ended the regular season with a record of 7-3 and played their second round of playoffs this past Friday. In the first round of playoffs, Blackman went against Jefferson county and won 41-12. Next, they faced Bradley Central and despite spectators' doubts, Blackman beat them...

Former Blackman Standout Emerges: The Blue Raiders’ Newest Star

Ethan Morrow, Content Editor

November 14, 2016

One of the most intriguing storylines of MTSU's football season to date is the success of running back transferee I'Tavius Mathers. Mathers, who is a former standout at Blackman High School, spent his first three collegiate seasons at the University of Mississippi. He transferred to Middle Tennessee...

Blackman Football Prepares For Playoffs

Blackman Football Prepares For Playoffs

Kenzi Vetter, Reporter

November 3, 2016

Friday night at 7:00 p.m. kicks off the start of the playoffs. Blackman High, 7-3, will play Jefferson County, 3-7, at the Inferno. With only the winner moving on, the stakes are high for both teams. “Someone is playing their last game Friday night at the Inferno. We have to play well, or it...

Blackman Volleyball

Kenzi Vetter, Reporter

October 14, 2016

On  October 6th, the Blackman volleyball team lost in a semi-final game that ended their season. After knocking out Smyrna early three sets to none, the Lady Blaze advanced to the semi-finals where they played Oakland. Oakland came out on top winning three sets to one, which meant the Lady Bla...

Powder Puff

Kenzi Vetter, Reporter

September 22, 2016

Tomorrow is the day everyone has been looking forward to. It's time for the battle of the classes in the Powder Puff games. The seniors plan to rule the school and win the tournament, but the juniors intend to give them a run for their money. "The juniors definitely want to win. We're ready for...