The Horizon Sun

NFL Players Protest by Kneeling and Linking Arms

AJ Freithoffer, Columnist

October 6, 2017

The players, coaches, and owners of NFL teams have been silently protesting racial discrimination during the national anthem. Donald Trump has publicly attacked the players and stated on Twitter that “If a player wants the privilege of making millions of dollars in the NFL, or other leagues, he or sh...

Summing Up Boys’ Volleyball

Kylee Golden, Columnist

May 22, 2017

The boys' volleyallb team went to represent Horizon Honors at the championship game last week and unfortunately lost 15-11. It was hard for the team to end their season like that, but for most of the players, just being able to play in state was good enough for them. The Horizon Sun: What have been your guys’ gre...

Catalina Foothills Gets Served

Mya Smith, Columnist

May 12, 2017

The volleyball boys took the win playing against Catalina Foothills and will be going to semifinals to attempt victory at the state championship. The boys have worked hard this year to get where they are now, so they are enthusiastic for their effort to pay off. They had an amazing game on May 9, c...

Cheer On Spiritline!

Hannah Browning, Columnist

April 28, 2017

Tryouts for incoming sophomores to seniors were held the week of April 24, 2017, but there will be tryouts early next year for freshmen or anyone who just didn’t try out. Current members of the team have enjoyed their experience and hope to see new faces on the team next year. The Horizon Sun: ...

Softball Girls Saved from Striking out This Season

Hannah Browning, Columnist

March 31, 2017

Horizon Honors’ girls softball team had a rough start to their season, considering that their team was almost cut due to a lack of players. However, new players joined to ensure that the team could continue playing, and the team is hoping to win as many games as possible during their season while worki...

Beach Volleyball Sets Up for Their Season

Hannah Browning, Columnist

March 4, 2017

This year Horizon Honors has a girls’ beach volleyball team. Because of the success of the girls’ volleyball team earlier this year, they are excited about this opportunity. The team hopes to improve their skills in this new sport by using previous knowledge from their experience from volleyball and ...

High School Baseball Slides Into Their New Season

Kylee Golden, Columnist

February 24, 2017

Horizon Honors' baseball team will play start off their season next week. Last season, the team was 11-7 and made it to the first round of playoffs. They hope this season will go even better. The team has been practicing hard and are ready to compete. The Horizon Sun: What do you think will be the te...

Train Your Brain on the History of Spring Training

Kylee Golden, Columnist

February 17, 2017

Springtime means lots different things to different people. For some, it means it’s time to break out their shorts and flip flops, or it means time to start growing some pretty flowers and healthy foods. For me and many other baseball fans, it means time for spring training. Spring training first start...

Unforgettable Moment for Tom Brady

Ethan Hurlburt, Columnist

February 10, 2017

Before last Sunday, Tom Brady’s mother, Galynn Brady, was battling cancer, going through radiation and chemotherapy, and Super Bowl LI was the first game she attended this season. Brady was uncharacteristically emotional and dedicated his performance at the Super Bowl to Galynn, as she’s one of hi...

The Year of Atlanta

Kylee Golden, Columnist

February 10, 2017

This past weekend the Atlanta Falcons went to Houston, Texas and represented their hometown in Georgia while competing against the New England Patriots but sadly lost the battle. Even though this was heartbreaking and disappointing for the city, there are still many positive things for Atlanta to look forw...

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