The A-Blast

Students weigh in on the upcoming XFL season

Cyrus Assadzadeh, Staff Writer

February 24, 2020

With the NFL playoffs coming to an end, football fans are excited about the return of the XFL. “I’m ready for the season to start and more football,” freshman Robel Asefa said. While some students may be excited for XFL,...

Game over? Esports club canceled

Duc Ngo, Staff Writer

February 24, 2020

The hype was growing within the walls of AHS leading up to the debut date of the Esports club earlier this month. Ultimately, there was no debut of the Esports club. In fact, the after school activity will have to be delayed...

Top five athletes to watch out for in 2020

Tyler Foti, Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

Baseball, Danny Salisbury Class of 2021: “Danny Salisbury has been the second-team all-region as a freshman and sophomore and as a junior, we’re looking for him to kind of breakthrough and be a first-team all-region type ...

Students predict NCAA football playoffs winners

Tyler Foti, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

The college football season is coming to an end, but not before all 41 bowl games and the College Football Playoff (CFP). The four-team playoff was added in the 2014-2015 season. This year, the playoff consists of LSU, Ohio State,...

Wizards season off to rocky start

Tyler Foti, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

The 2019/20 NBA season is underway and not off to a good start for the Washington Wizards, as they are now in 12th in the Eastern Conference.. This year will be challenging for the Wizards as they have a relatively young team,...

Paid to play for college athletes?

Eyob Dagnachew, Staff writer

December 18, 2019

It is hard to deny that many people love watching sports no matter what form it may take. Obviously, there are professional leagues that are the most popular such as the NFL or the NBA. But in recent years there has been another...

Winter sports kick off for the school year

Cyrus Assadzadeh, Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

As the fall season for sports is coming to an end, new opportunities to participate in winter sports are arriving. Varying sports such as Wrestling, Indoor Track, Swimming, and Basketball will be featuring in winter sports this...

Wall of Fame seniors named

Eyob Dagnachew, Sports X-tra Editor

May 28, 2019

As an Athlete, you understand that competition and being the best is always your top priority. And when you have been playing a sport for four years you don’t want all that time to be for nothing. The ultimate way to prove...

Teams win distrct tournaments

Eyob Dagnachew, Sports X-tra Editor

May 28, 2019

While playing in a sports team competition with other schools is natural and all players understand that it is part of the team experience. Playing against other schools can give teams very important information on how to improve...

Athletes don’t rest over summer

Eyob Dagnachew, Sports X-tra Editor

May 28, 2019

Due to the fact school ends soon that also means that all of the school sponsored sports such as lacrosse, track or soccer will also be coming to an end as well. This does not mean that all Annandale sports will be closed. There...

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