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Utah Utes vs Brigham Young University

Utah Utes vs Brigham Young University

Eliza Durham, Journalism Staff

October 7, 2019

 On  August 29, 2019, The Utah Utes beat the BYU Cougars in their season opener for the ninth year in a row. BYU gave up 4 touchdowns to the Utes on their home field in Provo, Utah. The game ended with a 30-12 score for the Utes.  This rivalry season opener grabbed many fans attention. BYU was ...

One Frisbee to Rule Them All

One Frisbee to Rule Them All

Alexander Patrick Roache, Christopher Aaron Charles, Horizon Staff

May 15, 2019

In 1950, college kids finish licking their pie tins and fingers, sitting in a small field in Bridgeport, Connecticut on a sunny July day.  Nobody knows who the first person was to turn the pie tin upside-down and toss it to a buddy, but for as long as Ms. Frisbie's pie shop has been open, people have...

The Re-Emergence of Skyline Water Polo

The Re-Emergence of Skyline Water Polo

Clayton Rasmussen, Journalism 1 Staff

May 9, 2019

Skyline Water Polo was a sport 20 years ago, then disbanded due to the sport growing too expensive.  Since then, Skyline hasn’t had a water polo team until this year when Bella Barraco, a Varsity Swimmer for Skyline, wanted to bring Water Polo back to Skyline. Adriana Jackson, a mom of  Skyline Swimmer ...

Zion Williamson: Potential Landing Spots

Zion Williamson: Potential Landing Spots

Joseph Jensen, Sports Editor

May 9, 2019

As the NBA draft lottery approaches, who is the biggest name in the NCAA Basketball world? Zion Williamson. At 6’7” and 284 pounds, Williamson is a future NBA star with the stature of an NFL running-back. Every team in basketball wants him. This upcoming draft, a few teams will have this opportunit...

These Neurological Events Occur When Your Team Wins

These Neurological Events Occur When Your Team Wins

Drew Abbott, Journalism 1 Staff

March 21, 2019

A fairly recent study published in 2015 shows evidence in support of the many positive emotional/mental activities that occur in the brain when your team wins a game. While most of the effects are positive, there are also some dangerous effects that can occur, due to the nature of competition. While no...

The Skyline Womens Basketball Team Progresses to Higher Levels of Play

The Skyline Womens Basketball Team Progresses to Higher Levels of Play

Phia Bridge, Journalism 1 Staff

January 17, 2019

The Skyline Womens Basketball team is undoubtedly doing well this 2018 season. On December 4, Skyline played Brighton High School, and took home a victory 59 to 36. Bella Roden, number 34, commented on the win against Brighton saying, “This game I think we did really good, we were good at being pat...

Skyline Men’s Basketball Aims for High-level Play this 2018 Season

Skyline Men’s Basketball Aims for High-level Play this 2018 Season

Phia Bridge, Journalism 1 Staff

January 15, 2019

In this 2018 school year, many of Skyline’s athletes uphold a tradition of excellence. Fortunately for the fans and players, Skyline’s Men's Basketball possesses the same characteristics. Practicing everyday and working hard, they have progressed, gathering a number of hard earned wins. While they...

Skyline Wrestling Season in Review

Skyline Wrestling Season in Review

Lily Rutherford, Journalism 1 Staff

January 15, 2019

Skyline’s wrestling teams for the 2018-19 season have been wildly successful in the tournaments and meets that they have competed in. At their previous tournaments, they have placed well overall, and have had many individuals place high up. Coach Andersen says one thing that makes the team so successful ...

Previewing Utah March Madness

Previewing Utah March Madness

Lily Inks, Feature Editor

January 10, 2019

The 2018 Basketball season has just begun with teams such as the Utah Utes, BYU Cougars, and the Jazz. Most basketball fans are anticipating both the Utah held version of March Madness, and the annual March Madness; The ultimate basketball games of the season. However, they must wait for the outcome ...

Skyline Swimming Suit Preference

Skyline Swimming Suit Preference

Phia Bridge, Journalism 1 Staff

October 17, 2018

There are so many skills that go into making a swim team successful. Skyline has won twenty-nine state championships over the years due to many influential factors. One of the things that people often overlook is the type and design of swimsuit a swimmer must wear. This has been a very controversial t...

Skyline Mountain Bike Team

Skyline Mountain Bike Team

Ava Northrop, Journalism 1 Staff

May 8, 2018

The Skyline Mountain Bike Team is part of the National Interscholastic Mountain Bike Association (NICA), which was founded in 2009 with the goal of creating high school mountain biking programs all across the country. There are currently 22 states participating in NICA programs. Utah’s league was f...

Lady Eagles Take State In Cross Country

Lady Eagles Take State In Cross Country

Crystal Eldredge, Editor-In-Chief

December 18, 2017

After months of sacrifice and hard work, the Skyline Womens Varsity Cross Country team won State on November 4. The Eagles began training in early June to get a head start on the season when it starts up again in August, near back to school time. The womens cross country team came far from their first meet, th...