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St. George’s Swim Dives Into a New Season

St. George’s Swim Dives Into a New Season

December 11, 2019

Young but qualified, the St. George’s swim team’s new head coach Katie Kelsoe takes over to drive the team higher.  “I swam for 16 years so it’s kind of weird not swimming for the first time eve...

Sam’s NFL Week In Review: Week 14

Sam’s NFL Week In Review: Week 14

December 10, 2019

After a brief hiatus for personal reasons, I have returned to bring you the latest news around the NFL this week. The playoff race is in full swing, with the New Orleans Saints being the first team to...

St. George’s Basketball Starts on a Fast Break

St. George’s Basketball Starts on a Fast Break

December 6, 2019

It was a cold November night at St. George’s, but inside the Slatery Gym, tensions were heated.  It was the boys basketball team’s first game, and their chance to make a statement and start their sea...

Last Man Standing

Last Man Standing

December 4, 2019

The wrestling program at St. George’s may be small but it is mighty, with only one high school athlete, Josh Taube, who is led by head coach Eddie Martin.  Wrestling is nearly impossible to practice...

Clash of the Titans: Alabama and LSU Battle It Out in Tuscaloosa

Clash of the Titans: Alabama and LSU Battle It Out in Tuscaloosa

November 15, 2019

With everything at stake, SEC West superpowers LSU and Alabama met on the gridiron in Tuscaloosa for a massive showdown between two top four teams, with Alabama being ranked third and LSU second. It was...

Sam’s NFL Week In Review: Week Ten

Sam’s NFL Week In Review: Week Ten

November 15, 2019

Raiders 26, Chargers 24 A Thursday night game between two middle-of-the-pack teams turned into a back and forth game, with the Raiders coming out on top with an 18 yard run by Josh Jacobs sealing t...

Gryphons’ Volleyball Claims State Title

Gryphons’ Volleyball Claims State Title

October 25, 2019

It’s nine in the morning. The Murphy Center, Middle Tennessee State’s venue for basketball and volleyball would likely be pretty dormant at this time on a normal day. Today is not a normal day. Instead, just ...

Gridiron Gryphons stumble against ECS

Gridiron Gryphons stumble against ECS

October 22, 2019

It was a crystal clear, 65-degree night in Collierville, Tennessee when the lights came on at Ferguson Field, known lovingly as “The Ferg.” This rivalry game between St. George’s and ECS was a game...

Sports Issue 1

Sports Issue 1

October 8, 2019

St. George's Fall sports have begun, and the Gryphon community has shown up strong in support of the Volleyball, Cheer, Cross Country, Soccer, and Football teams. Here is a glimpse into what is happening...

Kicking Pay Inequity

Kicking Pay Inequity

October 7, 2019

“[The] USSF has utterly failed to promote gender equality.” This is the complaint that all 28 members of the current United States Women’s National (Soccer) Team (WNT) have issued in their gen...

Meet the Creatures

Meet the Creatures

September 26, 2019

The Bleacher Creatures are a group of students who support our athletic department and are elected by the former group of Bleacher Creatures, class of '18-'19. There are a total of eight Bleacher Creat...

The Week In Gryphon Sports: Sept. 2 and Sept. 9

The Week In Gryphon Sports: Sept. 2 and Sept. 9

September 22, 2019

Reporter Allison Newman breaks down the past two weeks of Gryphon sports. Week of September 2: As the school year keeps progressing, there are more and more sporting events each week. To kick off ...