America Runs on Sports: Sports have a heavy impact on American society

America Runs on Sports: Sports have a heavy impact on American society

Since the mid-1800s, Americans have been obsessed with the idea of competitive sports. It began with the introduction of baseball, famously deemed “America’s pastime,” and has only increased in popularity since then with the creation of the NFL, MLB and NBA. Sports have influenced American society in multiple ways throughout the course of history. This culture has formed rivalries between […]

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Pitcher Louis Esposito (26) pitches a ball at baseball practice.  Photo by Mallory Muller

Varsity baseball team anticipates second state championship

Eagle nation, it’s that time again. The Eagles varsity baseball team is back for another run at the state championship. The Eagles face tough opponents to open up their 2019 spring season starting with a game against a strong St. Thomas Aquinas team. The Eagles have a talented team this year under coach Todd Fitz-Gerald. Fitz-Gerald is entering his eighth […]

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