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Morton wrestlers are committed to excellence

Sajel Juarez, Lesley Tolentino, and Alexis Avila

December 19, 2014

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

(Varsity wrestlers big introduction performance before hitting the mats) Takedowns, reversals, and ref’s position are the several moves our Morton Mustang Wrestlers used to win at their recent meet (12/11/14). One pin at ...

Practicing like professionals, students suffering like them

Karla Bravo and Jocelyn Soto

November 18, 2014

Filed under Sports

High school athletes suffer from similar sport injuries as professionals. According to StopSportsInjuries.org, high school athletes account for an estimated 2 million injuries and 500,000 doctor visits and 30,000 hospitalizations...

Girls can play football too!

Delilah Ayala and Genesis Rodriguez

November 10, 2014

Filed under Community, News, Sports

Delilah Ayala Genesis Rodriguez A battle of the fittest. the reward of the trophy, but more importantly, bragging rights FOR THE LADIES! Every year the annual homecoming Powder Puff football game gets bigger, tougher. The...

Fall athletes at Morton strive for the best

Cathy Bahena, Katia Hernandez, David Fregoso, and Samantha Cardona

November 10, 2014

Filed under Sports

Boys Soccer is the sport at Morton with the greatest expectations. In a random survey of 100 Morton East students, 65 students believe boys soccer is the fall sport that’s doing well so far; 20 students think cross country...

Pick Up Your Gloves Morton East!

Cristian Hernandez, Sergio Lara, Jose Zetina, and Ricardo Carrillo

November 10, 2014

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Boxing! Many are supportive, few are skeptical, NONE are against it. Few students know this, but boxing was once a club here at Morton East for 32 years from 1926-1958. Unfortunately, schools no longer wanted to compete, which...

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