College Division I football is one of the most underappreciated sports of our pastime. It is what builds professional careers to the National Football League, and it exposes the exhilarating environment of many fans, students, and alumni. Many universities carry rich traditions, like Kansas's "Rock Chalk, Jayhawk" and Wisconsin's "jump around,” that bring together a group of fanatics to form a family. A handful of Oswego High School students can look forward to being apart of these college surroundings after graduation this May. As we are now approaching October, we can look forward to cooler skies, brighter futures, and the welcoming atmosphere of college football. Last season, fans witnessed the massacre of Alabama-Clemson for the fourth straight time, and it would be fair to have more variety in pursuit of the championship trophy. I took the time to forecast the biggest surprises, biggest downfalls, the winner of the 84th Heisman Trophy,breakdown of each Power 5 conference, and national Playoff predictions from the field of 130 Division I teams. Some of my predictions may be bold. Some may be basic. Some may be savvy. Still, I stand by them upon the upcoming season for one of the most underrated and infatuating sports in America.
On Friday, April 5, the Panthers took on the soon-to-be Southwest Prairie Conference Yorkville Foxes and faced a tough 1-0 loss in the 11th inning. Despite this defeat, the team’s pitchers had wonderful outings.
A fulfilling Major League Baseball season has come to a conclusion, and we are now through the best part of fall: October baseball. 162 games and two Championship Series later, and we finally have the chance to experience the 2019 World Series.
he three seed, Oswego, and the two seed, West Aurora, battled to the very end in an exciting match on Oct. 23.
In a conference match between the Naperville North Huskies and the Oswego hockey team, it was the Huskies who took the win in the end at the All-Seasons Arena on Saturday, Jan. 12. With early goals in the beginning...