The Lightning Strike

Krop Basketball Beats NMB

Krop Basketball Beats NMB

Ryan Curtis and Ryan Curtis

January 28, 2020

With a refuse- to-lose mentality, Krop basketball rode behind their two leading scorers -Tyson Civil and DeShawn Joseph, to beat North Miami Beach High 51-37 after being down two at halftime. On the defensive side of the ball, coach Chris Garcia constantly switched it up to find out what scheme w...

Where the Dolphins stand Post Draft

Where the Dolphins stand Post Draft

Aidan Singer

May 30, 2019

In the official NFL power rankings, the Miami Dolphins rank last at #32. After missing the playoffs again with a 7-9 season, the Dolphins have planned to rebuild the for the long run rather than hoping to pursue a, best case scenario, 9-7 record with a mediocre offense. In 2020, Miami is set to have $...

Krop Volleyball’s Season Comes to an End

Ryan Curtis

May 29, 2019

After facing injury and struggles, the 16-5 boys varsity volleyball team overcame issues and advanced as far as regional finals. Starting the season off hot at a 10-0 put the team at sixth in the state, looking like true contenders at a state championship. The first loss of the season came in an inten...

Athletic injuries on the rise

Boston Celtics player gordon Hayward takes a shot in a game against the Charlotte Hornets. on Oct. 2. Hayward injured his leg on Oct. 17, inhibiting him to play for the remainder of the season.

Thomas Perl, Guest Writer

December 7, 2017

On Oct. 17, 2017, as the entire basketball world watched the opening night of the NBA season, the buzz and hype slowed down and concern skyrocketed when Boston Celtics superstar Gordon Hayward suffered a gruesome leg injury. In the Celtics’ game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, with 6:45 minutes...

Football behind a screen

Football fans around the country entertain themselves with competitive and casual fantasy football leagues every year.

Alexis Sanford, staff writer

October 13, 2017

Fantasy football entails picking real players to create a fake team and earn points through their performance on the field. If your team scores more points than your competitors team, you win. There are public leagues, where anyone can join, and private leagues, where an invitation is required to pa...

Students start sports website

Students start sports website

Federico Waldman and Ethan Curtis

June 1, 2017

Four months ago, Juniors Pablo Rosero and Jordan Artzy created a new sports website called sportsroutes.com to navigate and share their sports opinions. “We were just two people who were interested in sports and feel that we know a lot about them, so we just wanted to share our own opinions,”...

El Clasico in Miami

El Clasico in Miami

Alexis Sanford

June 1, 2017

Real Madrid and Barcelona will meet in a preseason exhibition at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami on July 29. El Clasico, the rivalry between Real Madrid and Barcelona, began May 13, 1902 when Barcelona took the win 3-1 in their first ever encounter. However, it wasn’t until the beginning of the 21st...

Coach Garcia’s All Star Basketball camp

Coach Garcia's All Star Basketball camp

Tiffany Schram

June 1, 2017

Starting in June, Krop will host the third annual All-Star basketball camp. The first week starts on June 12th through the 16th and the second week begins from June 19th through the 23rd. Boys and girls from ages five through seventeen can join the camp. Students and other children from the community co...

Where does the money come from?

Where does the money come from?

Federico Waldman

May 24, 2017

When professional teams need to pay for equipment, they just turn to their big investors and boom! It's there. But at Krop it's much different. Players and coaches have to raise the money they need to play, from friends and family. Though it may seem like a bizarre responsibility to add onto the ...

Superstar Super Value

Superstar Super Value

Federico Waldman

May 23, 2017

Above: Russell Westbrook slam dunks, Tom Brady preparing to throw a pass and Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates a goal. Sports require a collective effort between all players, but in some cases, certain players rise above. The importance of these players is proven by informed sports analysts and stat sh...

Krop students take to the court

Kevin Bauernfeind

April 3, 2017

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Professional athletes react to election results

Professional athletes react to election results

Alexis Sanford

December 1, 2016

Donald Trump, the Republican Presidential nominee, won the presidential election Tuesday November 8th and athletes took to social media to voice their opinions. Trump was endorsed by sports figures such as golf legend Jack Nicklaus, ex-Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling, New England Patriots coach Bill Bel...

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