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Sophomore walks on hands opposed to feet

Sophomore walks on hands opposed to feet

Sydney Nicolli, Guest Writer

October 28, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Have you ever heard of a human who walks on their hands more than their own two feet? Meet Becca Fritz, a level 9 gymnast, and, as her former coach described her, “monkey.” Fritz has always had a passion for gymnastics, but walking on her hands has become more like a second nature. From football...

Junior drinks gallon of water per day

Junior drinks gallon of water per day

Kristyn Wagner, Guest Writer

October 15, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Junior Trevor Cowgil doesn’t mess around when it comes to staying hydrated. At the beginning of the 2017-2018 school year, many of Cowgil’s peers noticed him hauling around a gallon jug of water to each class. In early 2017 a new challenge surfaced amongst the students attending MHS, the gallon...

Seniors sell late night snack

Seniors sell late night snack

Yianni Sarris, Guest Writer

October 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Seniors Alan Shapiro, Andrew Curl, and Mark Manfredi had just begun to offer a nighttime snack delivery service when they found out their model was actually illegal. Late Nite Bite, the night time food delivery business started by the seniors, has taken off in the Mayfield community over the ...

Sophomore emerges with successful YouTube channel

Sophomore emerges with successful YouTube channel

Sydney Nicolli, Guest Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Claudia Casey is a growing YouTuber who aspires to inspire young women and continues to promote positivity, as well as the image of self love and creativity. From tapping her pen on an AP History book to tapping the REC button on her Canon Rebel T5i, Casey is a role model to many. Her following on...

Homecoming Football Game Photo Gallery

Homecoming Football Game Photo Gallery

Anna Blum, Staff Photographer

September 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Costa Rica trip loved by students

Costa Rica trip loved by students

Kelvina Ng, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

In the early morning on March 25, 15 students and 3 adults began their journey to Costa Rica. This Spanish field trip, led by teacher Phil Deaton, was a huge success. The students were able to see sights such as waterfalls and volcanoes that are native to Costa Rica. Deaton believed the attractions...

Science Olympiad team on road to states

Science Olympiad team on road to states

Pavitra Reddy, Guest Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Every year after winter break, students spend all of Saturday at different schools around Northeast Ohio. They compete in events, and perform science experiments and even building towers. Meet the Science Olympiad team, who successfully are on their way to states after competing in the competition at Cas...

ADHD and Me

ADHD and Me

Alyvia Brough, Guest Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Student Life

I am Alyvia Brough and I have ADHD. According to Psychology Today, “Attention deficit/ hyperactive disorder is a neurobehavioral disorder characterized by a combination of inattention, distractibility, hyperactivity, and impulsivity.” That was a lot of ‘-ivities’. You're probably wonder...

Interact Club gives back to East Cleveland elementary school

Interact Club gives back to East Cleveland elementary school

Kelvina Ng, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On February 21, Interact Club members traveled to Jamison Elementary school to donate books and engage in discussions with them. Students broke up into groups of 2-3 people and went to different classrooms around the school. Some groups read books to the younger children, while other groups participated...

Senior an inspiration in cancer fundraising

Senior an inspiration in cancer fundraising

Jared Serre, Chief Editor

March 5, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

To many high school students, looks are important. To Nedal Eid, helping others is much more valuable. The senior, entering his fifth year of participating, has shaved his head year after year in order to raise awareness for childhood cancer. In addition to raising awareness, he also works to ge...

Sophomore swimmer competes for state championship

Sophomore swimmer competes for state championship

Gianna Ferrante, Guest Writer

March 1, 2017


Filed under Sports, Student Life

Adviser's note: The following is a first-person account by Gianna Ferrante who finished ninth in the state out of 16 competitors in the 200 IM on Saturday, Feb. 25. Screaming fans, coaches whistling, and happy tears is all that’s seen and heard at states 2017. Only being there for one race...

Sophomore impresses when she helps classmate

Sophomore impresses when she helps classmate

Gianna Ferrante, Guest Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Carli DiNardo is a sophomore at Mayfield High School. She was recognized by the Mayfield Board for her positive influence on her classmates. DiNardo was recently named as Pizza Roma’s student of the month for her habit of selflessness and her hard work ethic when noticed by her math teacher when...

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