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Isabella Rosette, Staff Writer
November 12, 2021

The very first Paralympic Games were in 1960 hosted by Rome, taking place from the 18th to the 25th of September. The games were held in the Acqua Acetosa Stadium with an audience of 5,000 people. While this was the first official Paralympics Games held, the history of this event dates back to 1948 with a German neurologist. According to paris2024.com, Sir Ludwig Guttman was looking for various ways to help out his paraplegic patients recover quickly. All of his patients were World War II veterans.  His...

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A Skate of Mind

Isabella Rosette, Staff Writer
November 2, 2021

Center Ice Sports Complex in Canton, Ohio is home to many Hoover ice skaters. This year, three of Hoover’s skaters competed at the national level. Hosted by Greater Cleveland Figure Skating Council and the Strongsville OBM Arena, juniors Hanna Kiko, Rhiley Paskoff and Alexa Hapstak competed in the 2021 Excel National Festival. The competition took place Aug. 12-15. The Greater Cleveland Figure Skating...

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Lilly Altman and Ashlinne Horning
October 28, 2021

Volleyball Volleyball is coached by Head Coach Kim Solosky, Sidney Kestel, Carla Carper and Casey Richards. Last year, the team had a 9-10 record and a 5-7 record in the Federal League. The team has their eyes set on their key competition, which includes GlenOak and Jackson. “With an outstanding season, [and a great] group [of] girls who could not be better humans, we will continue to work together on making ourselves better with each game,” Solosky said. “We have some big goals for...

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