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Nike fights for rights, students fight for fashion

Angie Figuereo, Quinton Dixtion, and Lucia Gonzalez

December 24, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Sports, Sports Showcase

Students at Morton East High School prefer fashion over politics.   For example, Nike has become political because they made Colins Kaepernick the new face of Nike; you may had seen the ad. In the ad, Kaepernick is being h...

Tie game:  Cubs versus Sox

Tie game: Cubs versus Sox

December 13, 2018

Game Day: Bears versus Bills

Jorge Gomez, Reporter

November 19, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The first time you go to a Chicago Bears game at Soldier Field you’re overwhelmed by how loud and crazy things get.  That’s how it was for senior Jorge Gomez and his family when they attended the Chicago Bears versus Buffalo Bills game on November 11____________...

Morton sports funded unequally

Anthony Ambriz and Andres Moreno

October 17, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Funding for Morton sports programs are entirely from the school’s own pockets. The individuals in the team go their own way to generate a portion of funds through fundraisers.    J.Sterling Morton High School, a public school recognized for its massive minority attendance, (principally Latinos a...

Mustangs soccer continues battle against Naperville Huskies

Hector Perez, Israel Carranza, Jose Arellano, and Ramon Robles

October 17, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

After playing the Goal4theGoal tournament the Morton mustangs now rank 14th nationwide and 2nd in the state.  As of now the record for the boys' varsity team has been 16-2-1 coming off a Pepsi Showdown championship win, t...

Morton to host rugby championship, again

America Zamora, reporter

April 10, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

  It's rugby repeat:  Morton will host the 2018 rugby state championship game again this year. In the recent years, our Morton community has been under the rumors that we are going to host the high school rugby state championship. Last year, Mort...

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