Guest Writer: Fantasy Football Week 8

What a week of football, huh?  From Arian Foster’s retirement to the “riveting” 6-6 draw between the Seahawks and the Cardinals, the theme of this week was the unexpected. Below are my suggestions for waiver claims for the upcoming slate. Quarterbacks Ryan Fitzpatrick (New York Jets) — After being benched in favor of Geno SmithContinue reading “Guest Writer: Fantasy Football Week 8”

Seniors compete in Tough Mudder competition

Three Rockhurst High School students competed in a Tough Mudder race on Saturday, October 8. Three seniors, Errett Mackey, Luke Kuklenski and Reed Slaymaker were able to complete the race at the Missouri State Fair in Sedalia, Kansas. The Tough Mudder is a 10-12 mile trace made up of several obstacles, ranging from mud crawlsContinue reading “Seniors compete in Tough Mudder competition”

ORF: Check out these weird news headlines

Man makes gruesome discovery after finding 40 dead cats ‘stacked’ in freezers he won in auction http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/man-makes-gruesome-discovery-after-9092281   Cloudspotter films ‘angel’ in the sky as people brand it ‘a gift from God’ http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/cloudspotter-films-angel-sky-people-9088651   Smelling bad odors which don’t exist is a serious sign you should visit the doctor immediately http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/smelling-bad-odours-dont-exist-9089229   US student dressedContinue reading “ORF: Check out these weird news headlines”

St. Teresa’s teacher passes away

STA piano teacher and accompanist Steven Karlin passed away Oct. 21 at 29 years old. Karlin taught at STA for 6 years, where he was dedicated to the choir program, theatre department and GSA club. Students left flowers in his memory Oct. 24 at 7 a.m. in the quad. Rockhurst’s condolences are with its sister schoolContinue reading “St. Teresa’s teacher passes away”

Chiefs bounce back against Oakland

The Kansas City Chiefs played two very different games against the Pittsburgh Steelers and Oakland Raiders. After the Steelers game, it seemed as if the Chiefs were headed on a downward slope, but the Raiders game seemingly restored hope. Against the Steelers, the defense seemed to be the biggest problem for Kansas City, especially theContinue reading “Chiefs bounce back against Oakland”

Guest Writer: Fantasy Football Week 7

How ’bout those Chiefs?  This past week in the NFL was full of upsets and surprises, and I’ve got the scoop on who to add to cement your fantasy teams. Quarterbacks Alex Smith (Kansas City) — After a tidy 19/22 and 224 yards passing, Smith is looking more reliable from a fantasy standpoint. He hardlyContinue reading “Guest Writer: Fantasy Football Week 7”