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Damian Lillard traded to Milwaukee Bucks

Danny Donghyun Han, Reporter | Oct 11, 2023

Damian Lillard, the all-star point guard for the Portland Trail Blazers, was traded to the Milwaukee Bucks on Sept. 28, three months after Lillard’s initial request for a trade. The full trade was...

Curtis Jones, Liverpool midfielder, sent off after receiving a red-card in the 26th minute.

Controversies spark as Tottenham Hotspurs stay undefeated

Waan Choi, Copy Editor | Oct 10, 2023

On Oct. 1, Tottenham Hotspur faced Liverpool FC at Tottenham Hotspur stadium, which accumulated a large audience as both teams had an undefeated season so far. After a dramatic own-goal in the 96th minute...

Varsity Golf competes in first ever game

Varsity Golf competes in first ever game

Colin Park, Reporter | Sep 26, 2023

Last Thursday, our varsity golf team faced off against Korean International School (KIS) at Jisan Golf Resort in Yongin. Despite having been created only a month ago, our golf team was able to emerge on...

Liam Lee (11) jumping to spike the ball.

SIS volleyball teams compete against HHS

Everlyn Chong, Reporter | Sep 22, 2023

The crowd stirred in the gym on Sep, 13, when SIS hosted its first home match against Humphreys High School (HHS) for all volleyball teams. The varsity boys team and JV boys emerged victorious while the...

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SIS Varsity Volleyball Bench

Unsung heroes of varsity sports: bench players

Danny Donghyun Han, Copy Editor | Sep 22, 2023

Behind every star in the sports world, hundreds, if not more, of bench players do not receive the attention they deserve. As much as historic players, such as Lionel Messi in football or Michael Jordan...

First volleyball home game brings disappointment

First volleyball home game brings disappointment

Waan Choi, Copy Editor | Sep 14, 2023

On Sept. 6, SIS hosted its first home sports game of the year between the KIS varsity and JV volleyball teams, attracting great audiences from both schools. The SIS teams showed great athleticism, yet...

From Arabian nights to stadium lights: How Saudi improved sports

From Arabian nights to stadium lights: How Saudi improved sports

Waan Choi, Copy Editor | Sep 6, 2023

Since 2021, Saudi Arabia has spent over $6.5 billion in their soccer industry. With their tremendous wealth, Saudi Arabian sports teams and leagues can supercharge player contracts, paying well over twice...

Luis Rubiales sends greetings during a recent public intervention

FIFA suspends Luis Rubiales

Subeen Shim, Reporter | Aug 31, 2023

On Aug. 20, Spain won the Women’s World Cup, but the president of the Royal Spanish Football Federation, Luis Rubiales, came under suspension by FIFA after the nation’s Sunday victory when he appeared...

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Highlights from NBA conference finals

Danny Donghyun Han, Reporter | May 29, 2023

With the NBA finals starting June 2, the Conference Final matches, beginning on May 17, are wrapping up.  In the Western Conference, the Denver Nuggets competed with the Los Angeles Lakers while the...

Vinicius Jr., Real Madrids winger, watches the Man City team celebrate their 4-0 victory.

Man City Defeats Real Madrid in Champions League Semi-Finals

Waan Choi, Copy Editor | May 23, 2023

On May 18, Manchester City defeated Real Madrid 4-0 in the second leg of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Champions League Semi-Finals, resulting in a 5-1 aggregate victory. On June 11,...

Phillip Kim (12) throws the ball back into the field

SIS hosts AISA boys soccer tournament

Andrew Shin, Reporter | Apr 17, 2023

From April 14-15, SIS hosted the Association of International Schools in Asia (AISA) tournament for boys varsity soccer. SIS competed against KIS, KIS Jeju (KISJ), Kaohsiung American School (KAS), Senri-Osaka...

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Internal conflicts plague Minnesota Timberwolves

Danny Donghyun Han, Reporter | Apr 13, 2023

On April 10, Rudy Gobert, star center for the Minnesota Timberwolves, punched Kyle Anderson, the Timberwolves forward, during a time-out in the second quarter.  Before the physical altercation, Anderson...