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Jamani Reed, Associate Editor

Jamani Reed, Associate Editor
My name is Jamani Reed (JUH-MON-EE, not JU-MON-GEE), and this is my third year on the 42Fifty staff. At school, I'm involved in BIONIC, WE Club, OATS, and Scholastic Bowl. Outside of school, I work at Culver's and Chick-Fil-A, and play piano. I enjoy reading, hanging out with friends, and watching/playing sports.

Panther baseball adjusts to rising youngsters in its ranks

New year, new team. This season, Panther baseball is facing significant changes, ranging from the new coaching staff to new conference opponents.

Summer Hawkins leaves lasting impact on the girls golf program

A 202-yard hole-in-one at age 12. Back to back conference MVP. Back to back trips to state. Summer Hawkins is without a doubt a golf celebrity at Oswego High School. But where did it all begin?

Oswego Visual Arts host annual Chicagoland 4×5 art show

Wednesday, Nov. 6, the Oswego Fine Arts Department hosted the Chicagoland 4x5 Art Show. Student artists from all over the Chicagoland area flocked to Oswego to display their art throughout the hallways of Oswego High School. Out of the 30 OHS students selected, 12 managed to qualify for three second-place awards, one third-place honor, and nine honorable mentions.

Reaction: Maddon and the Cubs enter splitsville, Ross reunites with team

Joe Maddon and David Ross

The Chicago Cubs fail to enter the postseason for the first time in five seasons. Whammy. The Cubs part ways and do not re-sign manager Joe Maddon. Double whammy. How did we get here?

42Fifty wins its first Golden Eagle Award from NISPA

Photo collage of 42Fifty writers

Oswego High School’s digital journalism publication, 42Fifty, won a Golden Eagle from the Northern Illinois Scholastic Press Association (NISPA) at its annual conference on April 12. Three students also received individual awards in column writing, feature writing and sports writing. The Golden Eagle is NISPA’s highest recognition of overall excellence. This is...

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