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The 2018 Heisman Candidates

The 2018 Heisman Candidates

Megan Roth, Managing Editor

December 9, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase, Sports

Coming up on December 8th the 84th annual Heisman Memorial Trophy will be awarded. The Heisman Trophy recognizes the most outstanding college football player in the U.S. and is given based on many factors such as performance, hard work, and the showing of integrity.   This year the ten athl...

Volleyball Team Attacks Another Season

Volleyball Team Attacks Another Season

Kylie Tarver, Sports Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

Another volleyball season is now over, and the team and coaching staff is already looking at how to prepare for next year. Even though the Blackman High School volleyball team didn’t make it to the district tournament, they plan to work harder, “set” the next season into motion, and come out with...

Baseball Scores All District Status

Baseball Scores All District Status

Ashlee Jarrett, Reporter

May 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spotlights

In the 2018 Blackman Blaze Baseball season, the Blaze had a record of 17-15 and finished third in the regular season.   "The record does not reflect the improvements that this team made this year," stated head coach Barry Vetter.  Vetter also said that the season was good because they were so ...

Lady Blaze vs Bradley Central, 3/3

Lady Blaze vs Bradley Central, 3/3

Ashlee Jarrett, Reporter

March 16, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Photos courtesy of Chris Price

Blackman Wrestling at State

Blackman Wrestling at State

Emonee Collins Carter, Reporter

March 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Blackman wrestling team is known as one of the premiere wrestling programs. They participated in the state wrestling tournament in February. One of the region champions who participated in state, junior Jalen Brown had his best match of the season, achieving a final score of 37 to 10. "I wasn’t...

Calista Brownlow-Sliding In The Life of A Hockey Player

Calista Brownlow-Sliding In The Life of A Hockey Player

Danielle Paredes, Reporter

January 31, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Winter Sports

Only 21% of hockey players are girls, and one of them attends Blackman High School. Calista Brownlow, sophomore, is a member of the Blackman High School hockey team and has been since her freshman year. She stands out from the rest of the players because she is the only girl. Brownlow is now a...

Suzy Ni- Take A Dive Into The Mind of A Swimmer

Danielle Paredes, Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Winter Sports

The Blackman Girls Swim Team has a total of eight members, with Suzy Ni being one of them. We were able to hold an interview with her and dive into the mind of a swimmer. Suzy Ni is a Junior at Blackman High School and has been a member of the swim team for three years. She began taking swimm...

Training With Endurance: Sports Spotlight

Training With Endurance: Sports Spotlight

Megan Roth, News Reporter

November 3, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Spotlights, Student

Tucked away in the sophomore class, Yukio Mariner recently underwent rigorous Olympic training for cycling. From October 10th through the 14th USAC (USA Cycling) held the Olympic training. This prestigious training program was by invitation only for a mere 20 boys in the nation. During the training,...

The Lady Blaze Made It to Sectionals

The Lady Blaze Made It to Sectionals

Ashlee Jarrett, Reporter

November 2, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Thursday night, October 12th the Volleyball team played their last game at sectionals in Clevland, TN and lost to Cleveland High School. The final score for the first match was 19-25, the second was 20-25, and the final was 19-25. The lady blaze finished the season with a 17-8 overall record. "I'm...