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Austin Cleveland, sports writer

October 10, 2017

Ryan Kraichely had every reason to quit football. He battled a recurring injury for nearly half his KHS career. But he didn’t quit. And now is his time to quarterback the Pioneers. Kraichely, senior, made the varsity roster leading into his sophomore year, the 2015 season, backup to future state-champ...

Athlete of the Week: Jake Heckman

Athlete of the Week: Jake Heckman

Holden Foreman, sports writer

October 29, 2014

Some injuries can be career-ending, and even if an injured player makes it back to the field lost talent can prevent them from recovering their skill. A torn ACL, however, failed to keep Jake Heckman, senior, from what he said has been a passion since first grade. “It was pretty rough bouncing back,...

What’s next for the Rams?

What’s next for the Rams?

David Reynolds, copy editor

August 26, 2014

St. Louis Rams starting quarterback, Sam Bradford, was injured in a preseason game Saturday against the Cleveland Browns. The former first overall pick out of Oklahoma tore his left ACL, causing him to miss the entire 2014 NFL season. It was the same injury Bradford suffered last year against the Caro...

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