Skipper’s Chop Down Lumber Jacks Twice

Thomas Pregano Business/Advertising Manager The men’s and Lady Skippers’ basketball teams both beat the Alpena Lumberjacks, Wed. night on Feb. 10. The Lady Skippers won 69-45 and the men’s team won 94-80. The Lady Skippers started out their game on an 11-0 run and looked like they were going to run away with the game.…

O. D.‘s Rant 57-10

Donald Lierman Sports Editor I nearly changed the name of the column to Rah Rah’s Rant. Because O.D. is excited. Pending Wednesday’s outcome with Oakland Community College, the 11 nationally ranked SC4 men’s basketball team could be playing for a slice of the MCCAA Eastern Conference pie. Saturday, February 20, the 5 ranked Mott Bears…

Lady Skippers Douse Firebirds

Aaron Tomlinson Copy Editor The Lady Skippers basketball team let it rain against the Kirtland Firebirds, 67-52, on Feb. 6. The floor was dry in the first five minutes, however, with the score resting at 7-3. Toward the middle of the first half, the Lady Skippers picked up the slack with points from turnovers and…

Icehawks’ Struggles Continue

Donald Lierman           Sports Editor    Friday hosted another night of ‘should have, could have’. The Port Huron Icehawks dropped their sixth game in seven attempts.    The lowly Flint Generals outshot the Hawks 35-27.    Worse, the 3-1 Feb. 12 defeat was not the sort of Valentine gift Port Huron needed.    “Flint came out…

Homerun for Skippers

Twana Pinskey Photo Editor    “The other sports are just sports. Baseball is a love,” said Bryant Gumbel, sports caster and television journalist.    SC4 Skipper’s men’s baseball team is giving back by sharing their love of baseball with children half way around the world in Honduras.    Beginning Feb. 23 and continuing until March 12, the…

Tats-Who?

Brian Johnston Editor in Chief    After taking on comic book giant Marvel twice, then going toe-to-toe with rival game publisher SNK three times, Capcom is now duking it out with Japanese animation studio Tatsunoko in “Tatsunoko Vs. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars.”    “Tatsunoko Vs. Capcom,” like its predecessors, is an arcade-style fighter. Exclusive to the…

SC4 Alumni Sponsor Quiz Bowl

Patrick Sullivan Staff Writer    On Saturday, Feb. 6 the SC4 student alumni organization held the 2010 Regional high school quiz bowl, where both Port Huron Northern and Brown City schools walked away with the prize for their respective divisions.    Both teams were presented with medals, trophies and a 500 dollar scholarship to SC4…

Skippers sail over Kirtland Firebirds

Staff Writer Savannah Wilcox    The SC4 boys smeared Kirtland Community College with a 71-51 win on Sat., Feb. 6. The boys worked toward a victory, starting the game off with a defensive mindset.    “We were worried about their height,” Coach Dale Vos said. “(Kirtland) had two guys that were 6’9” and I thought…

Historic Passion for Fashion

Kayla Dimick Staff Writer    What do you think of when you hear the words “modern fashion?” Do you think ripped skinny jeans, pencil skirts and flannel shirts? You may not know it, but most of the hottest looks of today were also the hottest looks of yesterday.    “‘Modern fashion’ is somewhat of an…

Feminine Protection

Twana Pinskey Photo Editor    Girl’s night out is no longer mother’s “Tupperware” party for the members of   Ladies Friday Fun Night at the Blue Water Sportsmen’s Club. It is located on Ravenswood in Kimball, Michigan.    Picking out glassware has given way to picking up brass casings for reloading. These women would rather…