The Blueprint

Michael Mates
Senior Michael Mates is this year’s Sports Editor, and it is his second year on staff. In the past, Mates was a reporter (17-18). He additionally participates in Student Council, Retreat Team, Student Ambassadors, football, and baseball. “I joined the magazine because I had an amazing experience in Beginning Journalism which helped me develop a passion for writing and reporting,” he said.

Michael Mates, Sports Editor

Mar 28, 2019
Previewing the MLB (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Exploring the NCAA Tournament (Story)
Feb 15, 2019
Explaining the history of government shutdowns (Story)
Feb 08, 2019
Raising money for Black History Month (Story)
Dec 02, 2018
Expanding the College Football Playoff (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Electing Representatives (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Previewing the World Series (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Previewing the NBA (Story)
Oct 01, 2018
Breaking the tie (Story)
Sep 28, 2018
Ryan Leaf conveys message of accountability (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
AP testing begins on May 7th (Story)
Mar 28, 2018
Play Ball (Story)
Mar 06, 2018
March Madness (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
School celebrates Black History Month with special week (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
History of Bacon’s Swamp (Story)
Dec 21, 2017
Music students entertain (Story)
Dec 14, 2017
Circle city holiday activities (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
Net neutrality impacts all users (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
Steps students must take to apply for financial aid (Story)