Author Archives: Mason Welch

Is Damar Hamlin Okay?

On Monday, January second, the Josh Allen-led Buffalo Bills and Joe Burrow-led Cincinnati Bengals were set to play in Cincinnati.  The game began at 8:15 PM right after the Rose Bowl and was nationally televised. This game was highly anticipated as the Bills lead the AFC with a 13-2 record, and the Bengals are in third place with an 11-4

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Playoff Bound?

Every year hundreds of Division I  football programs all over the country compete for a spot at the college football playoffs, but only four can make it.  This year was another storied season for college football with a few new schools looking to win the national championship.  Georgia is coming into the playoff with the number 1 seed, and they

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It’s Time for Track

The fall sports season is officially over. This past Monday, November 7th, one of Apex’s most decorated teams began practice. The Apex High winter track and field team, who finished second place in the SWAC conference championships last year behind Panther Creek,  looks very different this year with some notable runner and coaching absences. The biggest and most notable absence this

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should we keep canvas?

When Covid hit, our lives were turned upside down. Then in September 2020, we went to full online school with Google Classroom. But next year the county has decided to change from Google Classroom to Canvas. This has caused a lot of controversy among students, but before we see how others feel about the switch, the differences between Google Classroom and

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Let’s meet our new AD!!

It’s a new year at Apex; with a new year comes new staff. This year we welcome a new athletic director, Coach Weidenburner. Coach Weidenburner comes from Long Island, New York, having graduated from SUNY College. Weidenburner is a huge fan of the outdoors; he enjoys hiking, shelling, and spending time with his family. He also enjoys watching the Yankees,

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An introduction to Coach Pennisi

Over the past year, a lot has changed here at Apex, including the addition of new coaches like Coach Pennisi.  Originally from Rhode Island, Coach Pennisi enjoys spending time with her family and coaching track and cross country at Apex. She specifically enjoyed coaching her four kids Starrett (soccer), Anya (running), Sebastian (running), and Stefan (running) all through their athletic

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