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Awards winners on stage at the end of the Best FIFA Football Awards 2023 in London, UK, 15 January 2024. EFE/EPA/NEIL HALL

“The Best” FIFA Football Awards

Sophia Gonzales, Sports Editor February 8, 2024

The Federation Internationale de Football Association, most commonly known as FIFA, annually presents a number of awards to what the previous years’ statistics prove to be the best players of the year....

Maya, #3, taking a shot for the goal.

Changing Tides

Mae Sergeant, Editor-in-Chief February 7, 2024

Our North girl's water polo team has had a rough season. They’re a rather small group of girls with a mix of freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors, led by Junior Captain Mae Sergeant. They started...

Ja Morant scoring game winning basket in his 2023 season debut against the New Orleans Pelicans

Ja Morants Unfortunate Season

Noah Bailon February 7, 2024

Ja Morant is one of the most explosive, athletic, and energetic point guards when it comes to playing in the National Basketball Association League. Since being selected with the second pick by the Memphis...

CM Punk

CM Punk & Randy Orton’s Return to The WWE

Jameson Crawford, Staff Reporter December 18, 2023

The latest WWE Pay-Per-View Survivor Series will not be forgotten. There were so many outstanding moments within the Squared Circle, but most notably, the return of the wrestlers: Randy Orton and CM Punk. May...

Huskies onto field

Fall All-League Stars

Sophia Gonzales, Sports Editor December 18, 2023

With the fall season at an official and complete end, a lot of athletes have had the chance to show their individual improvements and accomplishments throughout the 2023/2024 season. This fall, seven sports...

Running back Nick Chubb being carted off the field after season-ending injury.

Why Do Sports Injuries Suck?

Noah Bailon December 1, 2023

Sports injuries occur occasionally, with notable ones being sprains, tears, concussions, and many more. These injuries can be seen as devastating for players and fans which causes worry about the impact...

Some of Norths Flag Football team members huddled together strategizing.

Trials and Tribulations of Multi-Sport Athletes

Sophia Gonzales, Sports Editor October 31, 2023

It’s no secret that the life of a student-athlete is a tough one. With having to balance priorities like school, social life, family, and well-being, it’s hard for students to make the appropriate...

Quarterback Jayden Daniels of LSU on the run

Is College Football Better Than Ever?

Noah Bailon October 30, 2023

The 2023 NCAA Division 1 FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision) season is underway and is better than ever. Players such as Caleb Williams, Travis Hunter, Marvin Harrison Jr and more continue to make this season...

Aaron Rodgers escorted off the field after a devastating injury.

The Four Play Season

Gwen Gollihar, Opinion Editor October 30, 2023

At the first Jet’s game of the 2023 season, star quarterback Aaron Rodgers, had a season changing injury in the mere fourth play of the game.  On September 11th, 2023, the New York Jets played against...

Pac-12 illustration by Ringer

Why are College Teams Leaving the Pac-12?

Phoenix Joven, Staff Reporter September 20, 2023

The collegiate athletic conference, Pacific-12, has been facing many struggles following its inability to keep up with its media rights agreement with Apple. The Pac-12 is also facing the pressure of other...

Norths 1st kickoff of the season.

Opening Football Game: Huskies vs. Rams

Sophia Gonzales, Sports Editor September 20, 2023

On August 17th, John W. North’s football team kicked off the 2023 preseason against their cross-town rival Ramona High School. Although their history stems back many years, the rivalry came to a peak...

Huskies take a celebratory picture with their trophy after winning their CIF Southern Section Division 6 championship game against Village Christian in Irvine on May 19, 2023.

John W North’s Girls Softball Division 6 CIF Win

Phoenix Joven September 20, 2023

John W North’s girls softball team had an outstanding 2022-23 season. The Huskies had a varsity 14-girl team consisting of six freshmen and two sophomores. The girls went undefeated in league with a...

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