AROUND THE BEND

Shohei Ohtani- The new MLB Player

Justin Sexton, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018

Filed under Sports

This 2018 MLB offseason has had many deals and trades, but one caught every MLB fan’s attention. Shohei Ohtani is a Japanese outfielder/pitcher who was going to play in the MLB and was looking for a team. In Japan he was an...

NFL Free Agency

Isaiah Byrd, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018

Filed under Sports

NFL free agency, one of the most awaited times in the NFL offseason. This takes place when players who have contracts that end can be put on the market for other teams to pick the up.This year, the official day for the free agency...

Wrestling for the Win

Justin Sexton, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018

Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Riverbend High School always has always had a very talented wrestling team each year. This year, the team hopes to achieve great things under the coach of coach Marks Roberts. “I wrestle because it takes discipline and I like...

Swim it to Win it

Emily Schembs, Sports Editor

April 11, 2018

Filed under Sports, Swimming

The swim team had a great season this year, finishing strong with high placements in district, regional, and state meets. The athlete's worked hard day in and day out by practicing long hours after school. “One of the more important...

2018 Superbowl

Justin Sexton, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

Filed under Sports

The 2018 NFL season was very exciting, and there were many great and improved teams. The season came to end with, the two best teams, the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots. The Philadelphia Eagles had the best overall...

Georgia vs Alabama

Isaiah Byrd, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

Filed under Sports

On January 8, 2018, #1 seeded team Alabama Crimson Tide faced against the #2 Georgia Bulldogs. They faced off in the Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia at the College Football Championship. Since the game was being played...

Pro Bowl

Isaiah Byrd, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

Filed under Sports

The 2018 Pro Bowl kicked off in Camping World Stadium in Florida. A venue where lots of competitive sporting events have been held. One of the main topics to come from the game was the American Football Conference (AFC) making...

Indoor Track

Indoor Track

March 6, 2018

Basketball

Basketball

February 23, 2018

Georgia Vs. Alabama

Isaiah Byrd, Sports Editor

February 5, 2018

Filed under Sports

On January 8, 2018, #1 seeded team Alabama Crimson Tide faced against the #2 Georgia Bulldogs. They faced off in the Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia at the College Football Championship. Since the game was being played...

Winter Track

Laila Maxwell, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018

Filed under Boys, Girls, Sports, Track and Field

Riverbend is starting their new season of winter track. The winter track coach, Chris Markham, feels very confident that the boys and girls teams will stay competitive all season, but they still need to put in work if they want...

World Cup

Megan Becker, Op- Ed Editor

January 16, 2018

Filed under Sports

This year, the United States Men’s National Soccer Team failed to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup that will be held in Russia. They lost the qualifying game to Trinidad and Tobago on Tuesday, October 10th. This loss came...