The third week of the NFL season started on Thursday September 20th with the New York Giants @ the Carolina Panthers. The Giants were able to stop the high power offense of the Panthers, defeating them 36-7. Eli Manning, the Giants quarterback, threw for one touchdown and the Panthers quarterback, Cam Newton, ran for one touchdown. The Giants’ backup running back, Andre Brown, had a huge game running for 113 yards on twenty carries and scoring two touchdowns. Read more
Champaign Centennial volleyball is a name that seems to have a lot of people talking this year. One reason may be that they have nine returning seniors, most of which have plans to continue playing after high school. This talented team has beaten some of the best teams in the nation, including Wheaton St. Francis, the number one team in Illinois, along with both the Kentucky state champions, and the Arkansas state champions. There’s no doubt about it–this team is talented. Centennial is even the favorite pick in the Class 3A. They’ve created a name for themselves this year and they definitely have people all across the state talking about them. However, there may be another reason for all the buzz.