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Is Boxing Dying

Is Boxing Dying

by Shane O'Grady
March 30
Filed under Opinion

During the last half of the 20th century, boxing was considered one of the most popular sports. It was known as an art that required hours upon years of training to master since it is more complex than just throwing punches randomly. Today, however, many are believe boxing has become a dying spor...

Featured Athlete – Allie Vanstone

by Manal Abdulrab, Mirror Staff
March 15
Filed under Featured Athlete

Allie Vanstone is a senior who is currently on the tennis team and plays first doubles. She has participated in tennis since her freshman year, and she really enjoys tennis because it's challenging because of the mental processes and strategizing you have to go through during a match. Allie has alway...

2016 Coldwater Baseball Season Preview

2016 Coldwater Baseball Season Preview

by Andrew Richar, Mirror Staff
February 11
Filed under SPORTS

The Coldwater Cardinals are coming off a successful season that had a somewhat disappointing ending.  They are going into the 2016 season with a “state or bust” mentality. Last year, the Cardinals lost in the first round of regionals in a very tough game to a tough team in Stevensville Lakesho...

Racists Mascots?

Racists Mascots?

by Shane O'Grady
November 26
Filed under Opinion

California has just become the first state to ban racists school names such as the term “Red Skins”. The bill will go into effect starting January 1st of 2016. There are very few schools that are being affected by this bill. These schools are Gustine High School, Calaveras High School, Chowchil...

Wrestlers Under Appreciated?

Wrestlers Under Appreciated?

by Dylan Doty, Mirror Staff
November 16
Filed under Opinion

Wrestling is one of the most underrated sports in not just high school and college, but in the Olympics as well.     Wrestling is not just a sport of sweaty guys rolling around and it is definitely not “gay”.  Wrestling is one of the most physically and mentally demanding sports ever. Wrest...

5 Tips for Trying Out for Bowling

5 Tips for Trying Out for Bowling

by Stella Beerman, Mirror Staff
November 5
Filed under FYI

Bowling season at CHS is right around the corner, and that means tryouts for the team. Many of you may be wondering what the coaches look for when selecting the bowlers for their team. The first thing the coaches look for isn't even your bowling skills, but your attitude. Bowling is 70% mental a...

Things Athletes Should Do Before a Game

Things Athletes Should Do Before a Game

by Andrew Richar, Mirror Staff
November 4
Filed under FYI

Many athletes struggle with performing to their highest potential for a game.  These steps will increase your performance with better pregame rituals. One very important component is being well rested.  Make sure you aren’t staying up too late to where it messes with your performance.  Seven ...

Featured Athlete- Zoe Nowicki

Featured Athlete- Zoe Nowicki

by Kiersten Knapp, Mirror Staff
October 26
Filed under Featured Athlete

Athlete article by: Kiersten Knapp 10/13/15 Zoe Nowicki is a sophomore wrestler attending at Coldwater High School, she is fifteen years old and her weight class for wrestling is 125. She has been wrestling for five years now and will continue  to do so through out school. She enjoys wrestling...

Featured Athlete-Samantha Smith

by Stella Beerman, Mirror Staff
October 20
Filed under Featured Athlete

Samantha Smith is a sophomore- who currently is part of the JV cheerleading squad. This is Samantha's first year cheering, and she loves being able to pump up the crowd and encouraging the team. Samantha became interested in cheerleading because it looked like fun and she admits, she wanted to...

Featured Athlete – Zachary Gipple

Featured Athlete – Zachary Gipple

by Nadia Kiersey, Mirror Staff
October 16
Filed under Featured Athlete

Zach Gipple is a sophomore who is currently on the junior varsity football team. Zach is 16 years old in the tenth grade. He has been participating in football for 3 years. The positions he plays are offensive line, and defensive line. His favorite part about being on the football team is that he ...

Featured Athlete-Carly Howell

Featured Athlete-Carly Howell

by Sarah Aljably, Mirror Staff
October 16
Filed under Featured Athlete

Carly Howell is a junior who is currently on the varsity volleyball team. She is a setter and her jersey number is 6. When Carly was younger she watched her mother play volleyball and as a result she began to play it, too. She has been participating on the team since she was a freshman and ...

Featured Athlete-Jimmy Barrera

Featured Athlete-Jimmy Barrera

May 23
Filed under Featured Athlete

Jimmy Barrera is a junior who is currently in dance. He has been participating in this sport for two years and often dances in the front of the group. His favorite part of being in dance is being able to be himself and being able to do what he loves with the people he loves. Jimmy was inspired...

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