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Morton East found the Super Bowl dull

Javier Zenteno, Leonardo Rodriguez, Leonel Palos, and Cristian Gutierrez

February 19, 2019

Filed under Community, Opinion, Sports

In a survey of 100 Morton east students, we found that 65 students said that that the Super Bowl was boring; 35 said that it wasn’t boring.  The Super Bowl is always one of the biggest events in the United States for sports,but unfortunately this Super Bowl was very boring ...

Students predict outcomes of Super Bowl playoff games

Alexander Ornelas, Jesus Andrade, Dominic Nixon, and Aurelio Servin

February 6, 2019

Filed under Sports

The four best teams in the NFL are left fighting for a spot in the super bowl XL. The Saints are going against The Rams, and the Patriots are taking on the Chiefs this Sunday 1/20/19. This playoff game determines who is going...

Morton soccer bound for college soccer

Andres Moreno and Alexis Arellano

February 4, 2019

Filed under Sports, Student Life

After a 2018 Pepsico showdown and regional 3A winning season, Morton, high school soccer players look forward to furthering their education and playing soccer in college.  The process of playing college soccer isn’t easy. First and most ideally, you must undergo the recruitment process, but if you don’t you can always have the intentions of trying out for th...

Morton East leaning towards the Patriots to win the Super Bowl

Javier Zenteno, Leonardo Rodriguez, Leonel Palos, and Cristian Gutierrez

January 29, 2019

Filed under Community, Sports, Student Life

In a survey of 101 Morton East students and staff, 42 people chose the New England Patriots, 30 chose Kansas City Chiefs, 20 chose New Orleans Saints, and 9 chose the Los Angeles Rams to win the Super Bowl.  The 2019 NFL Super Bowl will be taking place on Su...

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...

East’s Fall Lock-in turns Mustangs into cowboys

Giselle Uribe, reporter

December 17, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Sports, Student Life

Students might say that going to the lock-in is “a lot of bull,” and this year, they’d be right.   The lock-in is Tuesday, November 21, and, for the first time, it will feature a mechanical bull, so students can test th...

New coaches improve Morton East

Kevin Castillo, Alexander Velasco, Oscar Cruz, Raul Caro, and Adrian Barrera

December 17, 2018

Filed under Community, Sports

As the years go by here at Morton East, the athletic program is always welcoming new students to the sports offered. However, not only are new students coming but so is a huge wave of new staff and coaches to come help and improve...

Tie game:  Cubs versus Sox

Tie game: Cubs versus Sox

December 13, 2018

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