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Varsity Girls Tennis 17′-18′

Cinji Lee (12) Whenever we can, we’re watching our teammates’ matches and cheering for them, making sure that they get all the support we can possibly give. In this sense, we are acting as a united team because we’re cooperating and bonding together. Amy Kim… Keep Reading

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Varsity Boys XC 17′-18′

Kevin Kim (11) My goal for this season is not only to challenge myself to become a faster runner and obtain my personal record but also to run together with my team to bring out a result that would make every student and faculty know… Keep Reading

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Varsity Girls XC 17′-18′

Jiwon Chung (12) My goal for the cross country team has always been to make everyone feel comfortable and supported by everyone. Now that I’m a senior, I guess I feel more responsibility for providing the best environment for the younger runners. Amy Kim (12)… Keep Reading

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Varsity Girls Volleyball 17′-18′

Jane Han (12) – Captain, setter I think that my main contributions to the team will be my role as a leading senior and team setter. As a senior setter, I hope to provide some stability for the team by connecting our defensive strategies with… Keep Reading

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Usain Bolt’s unfortunate injury and retirement

On Aug. 12, Jamaican sprinting legend Usain Bolt ran his last race in the World Athletic Championships. Prior to the 4×100 meter relay, he had already finished third place in the 100-meter race. Despite the cheers of the crowd, Bolt sadly failed to finish the… Keep Reading

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Fall Sports Tryouts Commence

The school year begins its new chapter with the fall season sport tryouts, consisting of cross-country, tennis and, volleyball. Considered three of the most beloved sports by many students, future athletes are looking forward to becoming a part of a team this season. Regardless of… Keep Reading

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Soccer season: shooting starts

Throughout the school year, a range of freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors go through a tough and competitive tryout for a limited number of positions in the varsity team. Following the rigorous tryout process, the players practice everyday except on Mondays, preparing for future games… Keep Reading

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Korean basketball season hoops in again

From beginning of this year, the Korean Basketball League (KBL) had finally opened its annual season. Ten teams are participating in total: Anyang KGC, Ulsan Phoebus, Dongbu Promy, Seoul Samsung Thunders, Incheon Electroland Elephants, Busan KT, Jeonju KCC Egis, Changwon LG Sakers, Seoul SK Knights… Keep Reading

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US Politics absent at Super Bowl Performance

Lady Gaga’s performance at the 2017 Super Bowl LI on Sunday, Feb. 5, featured a strong political aspect. In her pre-halftime press conference in Houston Lady Gaga was asked if she would use the stage to try and unify America a few weeks after Donald… Keep Reading

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500 days and counting: Pyeongchang Olympics

In July 2011, Pyeongchang was chosen to hold the 2018 Winter Olympics after two failed attempts in 2010 and 2014. As it is the first Olympic Winter Games to be hosted in South Korea, the event has generated great excitement among Koreans. Still, many remain… Keep Reading

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Locking down on match-fixing

Underneath the cheerful atmosphere of a sports stadium – the boisterous and often rowdy fans, the stands that sell an assortment of refreshments, and the strategic plays and brilliant displays by athletes – is a somewhat more subtle reality. To the astonishment and disappointment of… Keep Reading

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Cross Country: Small Team, Big Feats

On Sept. 7 at Yongsan International School of Seoul, the cross-country team sprinted across the finish line for the second time marking the end to another five-kilometer race. The team has already set new records, with returning members continuously improving and new members displaying much… Keep Reading

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Highlights: Korea marks 20th place in Paralympics

Marking a significant improvement from the 2012 London Paralympics, a series of international contests for athletes with disabilities along summer and winter Olympics, the South Korean Paralympics team this year gained national attention by bringing back 35 medals. A total of 139 Korean athletes participated… Keep Reading

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In collaboration with Tiger News Today (TNT), we present to you the live streaming of the AISA Volleyball Tournament! Stay tuned to cheer on our Tiger athletes. https://www.facebook.com/sismediaclub/   Keep Reading

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Daily fantasy sports ban in the US stirs controversy

27 states across the US, ranging from New York to Alabama, decided to ban the operation of various websites hosting daily fantasy sports, a subset of traditional fantasy sports. Fantasy sports is a popular online game format where players assemble and manage virtual sports teams… Keep Reading

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Play-by-play: Tigers win match against Chadwick

Preview Having won all the previous games this season and bound to be undefeated once again, the varsity boys basketball team headed for a match against Chadwick International School on Jan. 21. Quarter 1 Minutes into the quarter, the Tigers started pulling ahead with a… Keep Reading

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